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Coolpix 5900 Digital Camera


Nikon

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The Coolpix 5900 Digital Camera

Features:


  • Powered by a Lithium-ion battery (included); stores images on SD
    memory cards
  • 5.0-megapixel CCD captures enough detail for for photo-quality
    13 x 17-inch prints
  • 3x optical zoom through a quality Zoom-Nikkor lens (zoom is
    equivalent to 38-114mm in a 35mm camera)
  • 2.0-inch LCD display; exclusive Nikon In-Camera Red-Eye Fix
  • Macro shooting as close as 1.6 inches

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First 10 of 19 Reviews  (see all user reviews)

Average Rating: 4 out of 5

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Arunangshu Banerjee

member since: 5/30/2007
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Rating: 4 out of 5
BUT FOR ITS ZOOM RANGE, I AM QUITE SATISFIED
10/26/2007 5:27:03 AM
 
Rick Wright

member since: 12/10/2006
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Rating: 4 out of 5
I Love my coolpix 5900. However just after my warranty expired the camera malfunctioned and the shutter wouldn't close all the way. Nikon unofficially stated that a foreign object was to blame and not covered by warranty anyway. They said that wiping off the camera before putting it away may avoid future problems. Price to fix-$170
12/13/2006 9:50:58 PM
 
Elizabeth Barbosa

member since: 7/2/2006
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Rating: 4 out of 5
My camera is OK for most of my purpose. The gap between two shots is kind of big. The flash doens't go much far. Sharpening maybe is a trouble too, I have a little work at the software getting it better. Colours are very very good. Well, I should explore it better to make a much accurate review.
7/2/2006 6:08:47 PM
 
Najeem Muhammed

member since: 5/22/2006
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Rating: 4 out of 5
grt image quality and macro mode is superb. easy to use and sleek.
5/22/2006 3:23:59 AM
 
Sonali Ms Sircar
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member since: 4/11/2006
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Rating: 3 out of 5
Just bought it a few months ago. Simply love it. But am trifle disappointed with the zoom.
5/19/2006 2:28:15 AM
 
OSCAR N. OLIN JR.

member since: 4/30/2006
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Rating: 4 out of 5
THE NIKON 5900 COOLPIX CAMERA HAS ALWAYS BEEN A QUICK AND STEADY CAMERA TO USE. IT HAS MANY OF THE SAME FEATURES OF MY 35 SLR NIKON FILM CAMERAS AND IS MUCH MORE LIGHT WEIGHT. IT'S EASE OF USE IS A GREAT THING WHILE I AM SHOOTING FROM THE KAYAK ON THE EDGE OF THE RIVER CHANNEL AS THE DOLPHINS SWIM BY.
4/30/2006 8:58:58 AM
 
Ronald  Lacy

member since: 6/22/2002
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Rating: 4 out of 5
Very good pocket camera. Basically a point and shoot but with a lot of controls. At 6MP it is an average resolution digital, but it takes superior photos. Great for travel, parties, walking around, etc. I love it and it is a great compliment to my D2X.
4/16/2006 8:18:12 PM
 
ranjan munshi
BetterPhoto Member

member since: 7/28/2005
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Rating: 5 out of 5
I am Happy With My Camera that is 5.1 pixle 3x zoom
3/11/2006 4:54:31 AM
 
Hans Lohmander

member since: 12/10/2005
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Rating: 4 out of 5
This is a competent camera with a very nice lens. Well balanced colors and good exposure. The autofocus is a bit weak in low light conditions. Both camera and motive must be absolutly still. Somtimes I feel that it is a bit too slow.
12/15/2005 12:07:17 PM
 
Rita d. Lang

member since: 3/10/2003
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Rating: 4 out of 5
prefer SLR lens is "to short" not as accurate on auto and not as fast as manual
11/29/2005 11:17:48 AM
 
Carolynn Bennett

member since: 4/22/2005
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Rating: 4 out of 5
Wanted a little point & shoot camera so I could carry it with me at all times. Takes very good pictures.
11/9/2005 12:50:02 PM
 

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