perfect compact camera?  Unfortunately not ...

perfect compact camera? Unfortunately not ...

Nikon Coolpix P300 Digital Camera (12MP, 4x opt. Zoom, 7.5 cm (3 inch) display, Full HD Video) (Electronics)

Customer Review

I bought this camera to have a camera to "always with you". Otherwise I have a Canon EOS 450D, but little everyday practicality has because of its size and weight.

The pros of the Nikon P300
- Class processing. very high-quality housing, excellent workmanship
- Low weight (to be 190g). The Nikon fit into my Brusstasche. Perfectly
- The picture quality is, for the size of the camera, outstanding. I can only agree with the positive assessments of Vorrezensenten. Until ISO 400 you can keep up almost with a DSLR. For the "normal" use completely sufficient.
- Shooting in dark places are really excelling good
- Faster shutter

the small (for me) negative aspects

- By design, the camera has no viewfinder, what person in bright surroundings something bothers me, because something "good luck" photographed on.
- The connection of the data cable on the underside is somewhat impractical in my opinion

Since I'm not a filmmaker I do not assess this aspect of the camera. I have it tested and it works :-) It should be put on the setting also produces over 1 key and thus very convenient. But I do not use it.

After the first week and about 300 images an initial conclusion:
Just as I have vorgstellt my first compact camera: Always with you, you do not notice and when you need them, it makes very good pictures. Perfect.
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Supplement for half a year:

Unfortunately, I have to say that I made the recession after a week and relatively few images (at consistently good lighting conditions).
Now that I have the camera 6 months (about 2,500 images), my conclusion is rather sobering.
There is but very quickly a noise and a pixel mud detectable.
At the beginning I had probably some "lucky shot". This has then placed yet.
Especially images with more diffuse light are hardly viewable. And right here I had promised me from the lens with an initial aperture of 1.8 more. Unfortunately, the camera is unable to implement the.
Now I'm going to re-establish a new camera ... and more attention to decent sensor size and a decent lens.

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