Camera, feel the zoom :-)

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  1. bobandjanie

    bobandjanie Funster Life Member

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    DSCN0027.JPG DSCN0025.JPG I have just taken a few snaps with my new compact camera, a Nikon S9700 and I KNOW zooming is not the most important bit, but it has the most instant WOW :xgrin: So without any add ons, slip in your (biggish) pocket here is what you can get :xsmile: Janie
     
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    Nuffink there... :xsad: Let Bob do it.. :xwink:
     
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    They are a bit over exposed!:whistle:
     
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    Was it a picture of a white cat in a snow storm:xgrin:
     
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    I think I'll have to go to specsavers !! I can't see nuffin
     
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    Here is a digi-scope photo through my new telescope looking at the frost :xgrin:..


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    Lol, lol, lol (or ho, ho, ho) Done now :xrofl:
     
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    Ahh .. that's better .. nice photo.. what zoom setting ?
     
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    Wow, impressive
     
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    Prices on Ebay are bit odd, £1200 ish down to £250 ish
     
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    Pretty close to the most important as long as good quality. And you've just proved it.
     
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    Very impressed, I used to use Nikon pre digital, with those sort of results must look at the digital range again.
     
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    Agreed, Impressive. Modern cameras have some very good zooming properties both digital and optical.
     
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    Glad you like the photos now you can see them :xgrin: Just a point and shoot though there are some manual settings available. The zoom photo was at 30x optical (I turn off the digital zoom on cameras as I do not like the results) and the other at it's widest. I bought mine from photospecialist.es because I am in Spain, it is actually a Dutch Company. They dispatched it the same day but put UK on the package, they said because my billing was UK, however it was probably just a mistake rather than a rule as they said. Anyway UPS was brilliant and on day three when I realised it was in Tamworth they shipped it back to France and Spain and it was here on day five! The price, delivered was £164 including a two year Nikon warranty that I have registered it for. Oh yes. Mine is black......cos after the zoom the colour is the next most important bit :xrofl: Janie
     
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    that's odd... it's £179.99 on Amazon and Curry's
     
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    Not a bad bit of kit either.
     
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    tidy camera and a great zoom well done you must be pleased with it.
     
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    But of course....I really like blue :xgrin: Janie
     

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    We got some of that blue sky today in sunny Suffolk! Woohoo!!

    Now can you photo about another 20C of heat and see if we get that too :)

    (Great pics from your new snapper!!)
     
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    Janie is not taking any photos today Bryan ......... :xwink: Until she is 100% sure its waterproof. :xrofl:

    When you coming out ?
    :xgrin: Bob.
     
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