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Memories for a lifetime

Nikon 1 S2 photo of four adults partying outdoors with confetti and noisemakers
Life is an adventure. Trust important memories to a camera that delivers sharp, stunning photos and video that you can share instantly plus enjoy for years. Breathtaking shutter speeds nail difficult action shots with ease. Creative Modes turn your images and video into expressive art. Compact, stylish, and full of easy-to-use advanced features, the 14.2MP Nikon 1 S2 is the camera you’ll never want to leave at home.
Nikon 1 S2 photo of a man grabbing a red flag

Challenging action shots made easy

Life doesn’t pause for shutter lag; make sure your camera can keep up. The Nikon 1 S2, equipped with the world’s fastest continuous shooting frame rate* at 60 fps fixed focus and 20 fps full autofocus, captures crisp, clear action shots. That means you won’t miss the perfect moment due to shutter lag or blurred focus. Life's fleeting moments deserve more than a cell phone.

*Among digital cameras with interchangeable lenses available as of May 14, 2014; based on Nikon research.
Nikon 1 S2 photo of a starfish, shell and flower on the sand

Images that are uniquely yours

Elevate your images. From travel to adventure sports, why should your photos look average? Creative modes add originality to your photos and express your personal style. Add effects such as Selective Color, Cross Process, Toy Camera and more to make your images uniquely yours. Even your videos can stand out using Fast Motion and Jump Cut to add fun effects.
Photo of the Nikon 1 S2 with the WU-1a Wireless Mobile Adapter

Share creative images without slowing down

Stay social even away from home. Include friends and family in your exciting events and spectacular moments by sharing high quality images in real-time. Simply use the optional WU-1a Wireless Mobile Adapter to upload photos to a compatible smart device, and then share them anytime, anywhere, by text, e-mail or even your favorite social media sites.
Nikon 1 S2 photo of four adults on the beach

Memories in High-Definition

Superb HD video, powerful controls, and fun editing options, all in the palm of your hand! The multi-tasking Nikon 1 S2 shoots spectacular 14.2 MP stills and Full 1080p HD Video, simultaneously! Your videos never looked better thanks to electronic Vibration Reduction and fun new creative modes such as Jump Cut and Fast Motion. See a wonderful still shot? Shoot it simultaneously, without interrupting video, with a press of your finger.
Nikon 1 S2 photo of four adults outdoors with confetti

Advanced Photo Effects and Sharp Action Shots Made Simple

Disappointing photos are a thing of the past. Take stunning well-timed images using Active Selection and Live Image Control. Ideal for fast action, Active Selection shoots multiple images and lets you pick the shot at the peak of action. Preview advanced effects such as Background Softening or Motion Blur using Live Image Control using simple control sliders.
Nikon 1 S2 low light photo of a skyline on the water

Rich, Clear, Low-Light Images

Evening events, nightclubs and performances are notoriously hard to photograph. With a maximum ISO of 12800 and ISO Sensitivity Mode, the Nikon 1 S2 delivers crisp, rich, images without using a flash.
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Style Meets Cutting-Edge Technology

Who says high quality cameras should look boring? The stylish Nikon 1 S2 looks as good as it performs with fun colors such as red, white, black, and now yellow.
Photo of the Nikon 1 S2 and accessories including four lenses, case and straps

Let your creativity grow

When you join the Nikon 1 family, you gain access to 11 lenses and a selection of colorful straps and cases, and other accessories. With the Nikon 1 your creativity has room to grow.

WI-FI COMPATIBILITY

This camera's Wi-Fi® capability using the WU-1a Wireless Mobile Adapter can only be used with a compatible iPhone®, iPad®, and/or iPod touch® or smart devices running on the Android™ operating system. The Wireless Mobile Utility application must be installed on the device before it can be used with this camera.
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Can the focus be manual?

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Yes, you will be able to focus manually with the S2. You would need to access the menu option within the Focus Mode menu option. You would then rotate the multi-selector while viewing the camera's focus in the LCD. As you rotate the multi-selector the focus will adjust, manually.
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how long can you record in slow motion mode on the S2

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The maximum record time in slow motion is 2 seconds. For more information on slow motion mode please see page 145 of the User's Manual: https://support.nikonusa.com/app/an...
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Aluminum with magnesium alloy reinforced parts.
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