Product information: Coolpix 5000 Digital CameraA compact, lightweight digital still camera with 5.0 effective megapixels, the COOLPIX 5000 was developed as the "flagship" model of the COOLPIX lineup. It is a top-of-the-line model in the Nikon COOLPIX series, which features superior image quality and ease-of-use.
The camera's core users reach to advanced amateurs, digital enthusiasts, and semi-professional photographers who demand the best compact digital still camera on the market and will accept nothing less than the highest digital image quality. Also ideal for traditional photographers who enjoy the features of film cameras while making use of the variety of accessories to broaden its potential.
Nikon's newly developed 3x Zoom-Nikkor lens with its 7.1-21.4mm (equivalent to 28-85mm in 35mm  camera format) focal range delivers exceptional optical performance with three aspherical lens elements. Together with the 5.0 effective megapixels the CoolPix 5000 ensures images of remarkable color, contrast and clarity.
» Maximum image size of 2,560 x 1,920
» Contrast-detect AutoFocus
» 3 Focus modes
» 2cm to infinity Focus Range
» Optical viewfinder
» 1.8" TFT LCD monitor
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