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12.0 Megapixels for stunning prints as large as 16 x 20 inches. This is plenty of sharp resolution to capture the finest details, crop creatively and produce incredible enlargements.

New EXPEED Image Processor ensures high-quality pictures with stunning color and sharpness. Nikon’s comprehensive digital imaging processing concept incorporates know-how and technologies accumulated throughout our long history of photographic and digital imaging development. EXPEED is custom-tuned for COOLPIX and applies optimized technologies to render natural-looking pictures of incredible quality. With the quick response made possible by EXPEED you will not miss that special moment.

Incredible, Bright 2.7-inch High Resolution LCD makes it easy to compose and share your pictures with friends and family.

New Sports Continuous Scene Mode for shooting at up to 11fps, up to 20 frames, when you set the resolution to 3MP or lower. These high-speed capture settings help you stay ahead of the action. Whether it is a swift golf or baseball swing, to the fast action on the soccer field. At 11fps, you will capture that action.

7x Optical Zoom-NIKKOR (37-260mm) Glass Lens - NIKKOR optics provide exceptional images. The lens is built on a proud heritage of producing precision camera optics that deliver superb color and razor-sharp results. This amazing compact lens offers unbeatable compositional freedom with its wide-angle (37mm) to super telephoto coverage (260mm). Sweeping landscapes can be captured as well as zoomed-in close-ups of the action taking place on the baseball or soccer field - all this from a camera that can slip right into your shirt pocket or purse!

4 Way VR Image Stabilization:

  • Nikon's Optical VR Image Stabilization compensates for the effects of camera shake by moving the image sensor. This produces clearer, sharper results in lower lighting or unsteady conditions.
  • Motion Detection automatically detects moving subjects and adjusts shutter speed and the ISO setting to compensate for camera shake and subject movement.
  • High ISO up to 6400 capability helps give you sharper results when shooting in low light or capturing fast-moving subjects. This creates new opportunities to take sharper, more natural-looking photos in lower light conditions. ISO 3200 and ISO 6400 is available at 3MP or lower resolution.
  • Nikon’s original Best Shot Selector (BSS) automatically takes up to 10 shots while the shutter is pressed and then saves the sharpest image.

Scene Auto Selector automatically recognizes the scene in your picture and adjusts the camera settings. Just set the camera to the Scene Auto Selector and the camera changes the settings according to the scene you are photographing, automatically!

Nikon’s Smart Portrait System:

  • In-Camera Red-Eye Fix™ automatically fixes most instances of red-eye in the camera. You may never see red-eye again.
  • Enhanced Face-Priority AF is Nikon’s face-finding technology that automatically focuses on up to 12 faces.
  • Smile Mode automatically releases the shutter when your subject smiles. The camera will detect the subject's smile and will automatically fire the shutter.
  • NEW Blink Proof enables the camera to take two pictures when the subject smiles and saves the shot in which the subject’s eyes are open.
  • D-Lighting rescues dark or backlit images by improving brightness and detail where needed.
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i love it...but i got a few issues w/ it... i really do love this camera...& have managed to get LOTS & LOTS of great shots from it(as long as it's day & sunny)...however...i have to say that photos at night don't work out too well(sometimes you get lucky though)...if there isn't enough light...it won't focus...which stinks when i'm trying to get a night time macro shot...plus i wish it had a faster shutter speed...& i also noticed that when the battery is getting low...the photo guality lessens...also in my opinion it's too sensitive to hand shaking & doesn't pick up the color purple correctly...but honestly for the price it's an awesome camera...really great for beginners in photography to learn with...i think that if i want better quality pics for macro shots then i'll just have to save up & get a higher quality camera w/ fancy lenses February 18, 2011
really great i'am a person that apreciates good quality pictures and althought i had used profesional cameras.... this little pocket camera for me is quite imppresive and takes good pictures in low light conditions and fast.... great camera!!!! December 28, 2010
Great features and STUNNING pictures This camera has been nothing but good to me. I consider myself to be a good photographer, and have great interest in it. I've known people with full DSLR's and they are blown away at the quality that this camera gives. The zoom is astounding, and very quick which is good when in a hurry to snap that picture. This camera has given me many awesome shots and I am delighted at the prospect of many more. It has gotten me hooked on Nikon cameras! November 17, 2010
Love it! I love this camera. I've taken beautiful pictures that I love looking at! Great Camera, Good Price, Great Pictures, Sleek Design I LOVE IT!! :) August 30, 2010
Great camera but problem with TV display We are fond of displaying pictures taken with the camera on our HD TV for family and friends. If the picture is taken in horizontal mode the display is fine. However, if a picture is taken in vertical mode of a tall building, a churh spire for example, the display is tipped on its side. Every vertical mode picture must be rotated manually, which is a royal pain. Another camera, a competing brand, has an autorotate feature for display purposes which is a boon. Why Nikon couldn't build an autorotate feature into its camera program is beyond me. A Nikon technical representative confirmed the lack of an auto rotate feature. August 6, 2010
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S630 max sd card size you can use

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Nikon s630 what is the max sd card size you can use.
Manual says 16gb but other sites that list the camera say a 32gb will work as well.
So what is the max size sd card to use.
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16gb card is max... Thanks
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Please click on the link below for information:
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can i charge this camera directly through my pc?

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Should be able to via usb cable.
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I have a Coolpix S630

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How do I shoot thru a fence so I can take a picture of my son on the baseball field and not have the fence focused instead of him.
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You will need to get closer to the fence in order to avoid it. Also, you can change the Focus mode to Manual so you can change the focus point, see page # 110 of the user’s manual for the COOLPIX s630.
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File Contains no Image Data

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I've had my S630 for just under 2 years. Only just started having a problem when after taking a picture and I go to view it on the camera I get a 'File Contains No Image Data'. What could be the cause of this problem?
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Please format the Memory Card. Also, make sure that you're using an approved memory card.
MENU > SETUP > Format Card.
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self timer feacher is available on s630?

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Yes, the COOLPIX S630 has the Self-Timer feature.
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I have a Coolpix S630 and shot photos, without my memory card in. How do I get the photos off the camera?

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shot photos without SD card in - have cord to connect to computer (Mac OS 10.6), but can't get computer to recognize camera, did install Nikon Transfer software off website - still doesn't recognize the camera.
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Please install the latest version for View NX 2 in your computer that will allow you to download the photos. Also, to transfer the photos from the internal memory of the camera.
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Why does the coolpix S630 camera not appears as a "normal" USB drive when attached to my Windows XP system?

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Why does the coolpix S630 camera not appears as a "normal" USB drive when attached to my Windows XP system?
I can't drag n drop pictures to my web mail client (gmail), and the drive does not appear as a letter drive when I try to attach photos.
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Does this camera have a built-in interval photography feature?

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I am building a guitar for a school project (100 to 150 hours) and I want to record the project with a time lapse video of one frame every 5 minutes. Can this camera do this automatically without any additional software?
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Yes, the COOLPIX S630 has the Interval Timer Shooting that can be set for 30s, 1, 5 or 10 minutes.
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I have had this camera for almost three years and it has just started doing this. It sound like the camera is turning on but the screen is black and I cant' take a picture. I must take the battery out and put it back in in order for the lens to retract back. My battery is fully charged, but could this mean my battery is going out for good? Help!
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Lithium ion batteries don't usually last three years so it could be the battery.
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How do i check the battery life

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No full time battery meter, in the upper right hand corner it will display a picture of a battery that tells you the battery is getting low. If a black dot with a lower case "i" is displayed that means the battery is fully discharged.
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