Nikon P80 P80 User's Manual

Nikon P80 - Coolpix Digital Camera Manual

Nikon P80 manual table of contents:

  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 1
    DIGITAL CAMERA User's Manual En
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 2
    ...D-Lighting technology is provided by P Apical Limited. • All other trade names mentioned in this manual or the other documentation provided with your Nikon product are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective holders.
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    Introduction First Steps A C d PSAM Basic Photography and Playback: Auto Mode Shooting Suited for the Scene Sport Continuous Mode P, S, A and M modes More on Playback Movies Voice Recordings c D E Connecting to Televisions, Computers and Printers d Shooting, Playback and Setup Menus ...
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    ... in their entirety before using this equipment. Keep these safety instructions where all those who use the product will read them. The consequences ... result of a fall or other accident, take the product to a Nikon-authorized service representative for inspection, after unplugging the product and/or ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 5
    ... it under heavy objects, or expose it to heat or flames. Should the insulation be damaged and the wires become exposed, take it to a Nikonauthorized service representative for inspection. Failure to observe these precautions could result in fire or electric shock. Do not handle the plug or battery ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 6
    For Your Safety Use appropriate cables When connecting cables to the input and output jacks, use only the cables provided or sold by Nikon for the purpose, to maintain compliance with product regulations. Handle moving parts with care Be careful that your fingers or other objects are not pinched by...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 7
    ... dealer or an experienced radio/television technician for help. COOLPIX P80 CAUTIONS Modifications The FCC requires the ... made to this device that are not expressly approved by Nikon Corporation may void the user's authority to... harm. Wash hands after handling. Nikon Inc., 1300 Walt Whitman Road, ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 8
    Notices Notice for customers in Canada CAUTION This Class B digital apparatus complies with Canadian ICES-003. ATTENTION Cet appareil numérique de la classe B est conforme à la norme NMB-003 du Canada. Symbol for Separate Collection in European Countries This symbol indicates that this product ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 9
    Table of Contents For Your Safety...ii WARNINGS ...ii Notices ...v Introduction ...1 About This Manual ...1 Information and Precautions...2 Parts of the Camera...4 The Camera Body ...4 The Monitor...6 Basic Operations...8 The Mode Dial...8 The Command Dial ...9 The Multi Selector...10 The d Button...
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    ...Self-timer ...33 Choosing a Focus Mode ...34 Setting the Focus Mode ...35 Using Manual Focus...36 Exposure Compensation ...37 C Shooting Suited for the Scene...38 Shooting ...Programmed Auto) Mode...49 S (Shutter-Priority Auto) Mode...50 A (Aperture-Priority Auto) Mode ...51 M (Manual) Mode...52 viii
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    Table of Contents c More on Playback...54 Viewing Multiple Pictures: Thumbnail Playback ...54 Taking a Closer Look: Playback Zoom ...55 Editing Pictures...56 Enhancing Brightness and Contrast: D-Lighting...57 Creating a Cropped Copy: Crop ...58 g Resizing Pictures: Small Picture ...59 Adding Black ...
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    Table of Contents d Shooting, Playback and Setup Menus ...86 Shooting Options: The Shooting Menu ...86 Displaying the Shooting Menu...87 q Image Quality...88 r Image Size...89 F Optimize Image...91 B White Balance...94 E ISO Sensitivity...96 G Metering ...97 C Continuous ...98 H Auto Bracketing ......
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    Table of Contents Basic Camera Setup: The Setup Menu...114 Displaying the Setup Menu...115 a Menus...115 c Welcome Screen...116 d Date...117 e Brightness...120 f Date Imprint...120 g Vibration Reduction ...122 h AF Assist ...123 u Digital Zoom ...123 i Sound Settings ...124 k Auto Off ...124 l ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 14
    ... ...131 Image/Sound File and Folder Names ...132 Caring for the Camera ...133 Cleaning ...135 Storage ...135 Error Messages ...136 Troubleshooting...140 Specifications ...146 Supported Standards ...149 Index ...150 xii
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    ... About This Manual Thank you for your purchase of a Nikon COOLPIX P80 digital camera. This manual was written to help you enjoy shooting .... This icon indicates that more information is available elsewhere in this manual or in the Quick Start Guide. C A Notations • A Secure Digital (SD) memory ...
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    ...Life-Long Learning" commitment to ongoing product support and education, continually updated information ... Nikon Brand Electronic Accessories Nikon COOLPIX cameras are designed to the highest standards and include ... described in these manuals at any time and without prior notice. • Nikon will not ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 17
    Information and Precautions Notice Concerning Prohibition of Copying or Reproduction Note that simply being in possession of material that was digitally copied or reproduced by means of a scanner, digital camera or other device may be punishable by law. • Items prohibited by law from being ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 18
    Parts of the Camera The Camera Body Built-in flash raised Introduction 1 2 13 12 11 3 4 5 10 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 9 8 7 9 6 Shutter-release button...26 Power switch/Power-on lamp ...17 Mode dial...8 Built-in flash ...30 X (Flash pop-up) button ...31 Microphone ...61, 62, 68 Lens...135, 146 Self-...
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    Parts of the Camera Introduction 1 2 3 4 5 6 14 15 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 16 17 18 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Eyelet for camera strap ...13 x (monitor) button ...13 Diopter adjustment control...13 Electronic viewfinder ...24 s (display) button ...12 Command dial ...9 Speaker ...61, 67, 70 LCD ...
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    Parts of the Camera The Monitor The following indicators may appear in the monitor during shooting and playback (actual display varies with current camera settings). See pages 12 and 13 for details on changing the monitor display. Introduction Shooting 30 29 28 27 26 21 25 24 23 22 2 1 4 3 6 5 7 ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 21
    ...of frames...28 b) Movie length...67 Internal memory indicator...28 10 Voice memo recording guide ...61 11 Voice memo playback guide...61 12 Movie playback indicator ...67 13 Print-order icon...84 14 Small picture indicator ...59 15 D-Lighting ...
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    Basic Operations The Mode Dial Align the mode icon with the mark next to the mode dial. Introduction A Auto(A 22): Choose this simple "point-andshoot" mode, suited to first-time users of digital cameras, in which the camera automatically adjusts settings. P,S,A,M (A 48): Choose these modes ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 23
    ... configure any of the following functions. Introduction With Shooting Mode P (Programmed auto) S (Shutter-priority auto) A (Aperture-priority auto) M (Manual) Use Description Rotate the command dial to choose flexible program. Rotate the command dial to adjust shutter speed. Rotate the command dial...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 24
    ... Return to the previous menu Apply selection Move cursor down Shooting menu Image quality Image size Optimize image White balance ISO sensitivity Exit C 10 Notes on the Multi Selector In the manual, the button indicating up, down, left and right of the multi selector is shown as H, I, J, and K.
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    Basic Operations The d Button Press d to display the menu for the selected mode. Use the multi selector to navigate the menus (A 10). Menu options can also be selected by rotating the command dial. Press d again to exit the menu. Shooting menu Image quality Image size Optimize image White balance ...
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    ...With Shooting 1/125 F2.8 20 1/125 F2.8 Current settings Framing guides (P, S, A, and M modes only) View through lens only With Playback 15...(highlights) blink. Details may be lost ("washed out") in areas of highlights that are overexposed. Use highlights as a guide when setting exposure.
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    Basic Operations x (Monitor) Button Each press of x (monitor) switches to the LCD monitor or electronic viewfinder. Switch to the one that suits the shooting conditions. For example, use the electronic viewfinder in bright locations when it is difficult to see the LCD monitor. LCD monitor x (...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 28
    First Steps Charging the Battery Charge the supplied Rechargeable Li-ion Battery EN-EL5 with the supplied Battery Charger MH-61 before first use or when the battery is running low. 1 First Steps Plug the charger in. Connect the power cable to the charger 1 and then plug it into an electrical ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 29
    ... to read and follow the warnings and cautions on page iii of this manual, before using the battery charger. B Notes on the Battery • ...the battery. B AC Adapter The AC Adapter EH-62A (available separately from Nikon) can be used to power the COOLPIX P80 from an electrical outlet. Do not, under...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 30
    Inserting the Battery Insert a Rechargeable Li-ion Battery EN-EL5 (supplied) into the camera. Charge the battery before first use or when the battery is running low (A 14). 1 First Steps Open the battery-chamber/memory card slot cover. 2 Insert the battery. Confirm that the positive (+) and ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 31
    Inserting the Battery Removing the Battery Turn the camera off and confirm that the power-on lamp and monitor are off before removing the battery. To eject the battery, open the battery-chamber/ memory card slot cover and slide the battery latch in the direction shown 1. The battery can then be ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 32
    Setting Display Language, Date and Time A language-selection dialog is displayed the first time the camera is turned on. 1 First Steps Press the power switch to turn on the camera. The power-on lamp (green) will light and the LCD monitor (or electronic viewfinder) will turn on. The power-on lamp ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 33
    ...the date and time To change the current date and time, go into Date (A 117) in the setup menu (A 114), choose Date and follow the instructions above, starting from step 6. To change the time zone and daylight saving settings, go into Date in the setup menu, choose Time zone, and change the settings...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 34
    Inserting Memory Cards Pictures are stored in the camera's internal memory (approx. 50 MB) or on removable Secure Digital (SD) memory cards (available separately) (A 131). If a memory card is inserted in the camera, pictures are automatically stored on the memory card and pictures recorded to the...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 35
    ... card slot cover until formatting is complete. • The first time you insert the memory cards used in other devices into the COOLPIX P80, be sure to format them (A 125) with this camera. B The Write Protect Switch Write protect switch SD memory cards are equipped ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 36
    Basic Photography and Playback: Auto Mode Step 1 Turn the Camera On and Select A (Auto) Mode This section describes how to shoot in A (auto) mode, an automatic, "point-andshoot" mode recommended for first-time users of digital cameras. 1 Rotate the mode dial to A. Basic Photography and ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 37
    Step 1 Turn the Camera On and Select A (Auto) Mode Indicators Displayed in A (Auto) Mode Vibration reduction icon Vibration reduction can be applied to reduce the effects of camera shake. Shooting mode A displayed in A (auto) mode. Basic Photography and Playback: Auto Mode Shutter speed (A 48)...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 38
    Step 2 Frame a Picture 1 Ready the camera. Hold the camera steadily in both hands, keeping your fingers and other objects away from the lens, AF-assist illuminator, microphone, speaker and m (flash pop-up) button. Basic Photography and Playback: Auto Mode 2 Frame the picture. Position the main...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 39
    Step 2 Frame a Picture Digital Zoom and Image Quality When the camera is zoomed in to the maximum optical zoom magnification, rotating and holding the zoom control at g (i) triggers digital zoom. With digital zoom, you can magnify a subject up to 4× the maximum magnification of optical zoom (18n..
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 40
    Step 3 Focus and Shoot 1 Press the shutter-release button halfway. The camera automatically focuses on the subject in the center focus area. When the subject is in focus, the focus area will glow green. When digital zoom is in effect, and the subject is in focus, the focus indicator (A 6) will ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 41
    ...button halfway. The illuminator has a range of about 2.9 m (9.5 ft.) at the maximum wide-angle position and about 1.9 m (6.2 ft.) at the maximum telephoto position. The AF-assist illuminator can be set to Off manually (A 123), although in this case the camera may not focus when lighting is poor. 27
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 42
    Step 4 Viewing and Deleting Pictures Viewing Pictures (Playback Mode) Press c. The last picture shot will be displayed in full-frame playback mode. Press the multi selector H, I, J, or K to view additional pictures. Hold down the multi selector H, I, J, or K to fast forward pictures. Pictures may ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 43
    Step 4 Viewing and Deleting Pictures C Playback Mode The following options are available in full-frame playback mode. Option Playback zoom Use g (i) Description Press g (i) to enlarge view of picture currently displayed in monitor, up to about 10×. Press k to return to fullframe playback ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 44
    Using the Flash In dark locations or when the subject is backlit, you can shoot pictures with flash by raising the built-in flash. The flash has a range of about 0.5-8.8 m (1 ft. 8 in.-28 ft.) when the camera is zoomed out all the way. With maximum optical zoom applied, the range is about 0.5-5.6 m...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 45
    Using the Flash Setting the Flash Mode 1 Press the X (flash pop-up) button to raise the built-in flash. When the built-in flash is lowered, it is fixed to W (off). Basic Photography and Playback: Auto Mode 2 3 Press m (flash mode). The flash menu is displayed. Use the multi selector to ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 46
    Using the Flash B Lowering the Built-in Flash When not using the built-in flash, gently push to lower the flash until it clicks shut. Basic Photography and Playback: Auto Mode B Shooting When Lighting is Poor and the Flash is Disabled (W) • Use of a tripod is recommended to stabilize the ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 47
    Shooting with the Self-timer The camera is equipped with a ten-second and two-second timer for self-portraits. When using the self-timer, use of a tripod is recommended. Turn vibration reduction (A 122) off when using a tripod. 1 Press n (self-timer). The self-timer menu is displayed. 2 Basic ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 48
    ... to focus on nearby objects. The flash mode is set to W (off). Manual focus The focus can be adjusted for any subject that is ...available) A (auto) A (Autofocus) D (Macro close-up) B (Infinity) E (Manual focus P S A M Scene * - d (Sport D Continuous) (Movie * Availability varies ...
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    Choosing a Focus Mode Setting the Focus Mode 1 Press p (focus mode). The focus menu is displayed. Focus 2 Basic Photography and Playback: Auto Mode Use the multi selector to choose the desired focus mode and press k. The icon for the selected focus mode is displayed at the top of the monitor...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 50
    Choosing a Focus Mode Using Manual Focus 1 Press p (focus mode) to display the focus menu....• Use the multi selector to choose E, and press k. • The manual focus setting screen is displayed. Focus 2 ... steps 1 to 3. 1/60 F4.5 20 C 36 Notes on E (Manual Focus) Digital zoom is not available.
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 51
    ... will be displayed. Exposure compensation is not available in mode M (manual). Press the multi selector H or I to adjust exposure. The exposure compensation guide is displayed. When the picture is too dark, adjust the exposure compensation in the positive (+) ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 52
    Shooting Suited for the Scene Shooting in the Scene Mode Camera settings are automatically optimized for the selected subject type. The following scene modes are available. The voice recording option can also be selected to record sound only. b Portrait c Landscape e Night portrait f Party/indoor ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 53
    Shooting in the Scene Mode Features b Portrait Use this mode for portraits in which the main subject stands out clearly. Portrait subjects exhibit smooth, natural-looking skin tones. • The camera detects and focuses on a face looking toward the camera (Shooting with Face-Priority → A 103). •...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 54
    Shooting in the Scene Mode e Night portrait OQ Use this mode to achieve a natural balance between the main subject and background lighting in portraits shot at night. • The camera detects and focuses on a face looking toward the camera (Shooting with Face-Priority → A 103). • If the camera ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 55
    Shooting in the Scene Mode h Sunset Preserves the deep hues seen in sunsets and sunrises. • Camera focuses on subject in center of frame. O m W n Off* p A o 0.0* h AUTO* * Other settings can be selected. i Dusk/dawn OQ Shooting Suited for the Scene Preserves the colors seen in the ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 56
    ...can focus on subjects as close as 10 cm (4 in.) or 1 cm (0.4 in.) from the lens, respectively. • AF area mode is set to Manual (A 102). When k is pressed, camera focuses on subject in active focus area. • The camera will continuously focus on different objects until you press the shutter-release...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 57
    Shooting in the Scene Mode m Fireworks show O Slow shutter speeds are used to capture the expanding burst of light from a firework. • Camera focuses at infinity. When the shutter-release button is pressed halfway, the focus indicator (A 26) always glows green. Note, however, focus may not be ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 58
    Shooting in the Scene Mode p Panorama assist Use when shooting a series of pictures that will later be joined to form a single panorama using the supplied Panorama Maker software. • Camera focuses on subject in center of frame. m 1 2 W1 n Off1 p A2 o 0.01 h Auto1 Shooting Suited for ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 59
    Shooting in the Scene Mode 3 Shoot the first picture. The first picture is displayed in the first third of the monitor. 1/125 F2.8 20 4 Shoot the second picture. Compose the next picture so that it overlaps the first picture. Repeat until you have shot the necessary number of pictures to ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 60
    ..., the camera continuously adjusts the focus with the autofocus function until you press the shutter-release button halfway and focus becomes fixed. E (manual focus) is also available for the focus mode setting. • Exposure compensation (A 37) is available. • The focus, exposure, and white balance...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 61
    Sport Continuous Menu In the sport continuous menu, you can select the continuous shooting type and the image quality and image size recorded. In sport continuous mode, press d to display the sport continuous menu and use the multi selector to choose the continuous shooting type. Types of Sport ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 62
    ...(programmed auto), S (shutter-priority auto), A (aperture-priority auto), and M (manual). In addition to allowing you to set the shutter speed and aperture yourself, these ... or bring both (A 51) foreground and background into focus. Manual (A 52) User controls both shutter speed and aperture. M D ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 63
    P (Programmed Auto) Mode Shoot pictures with shutter speed and aperture value set automatically by the camera (A 48). 1 Rotate the mode dial to P. 1/125 F3.2 20 2 Frame the subject, focus, and shoot. At default setting, the camera automatically selects the focus area containing the closest ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 64
    S (Shutter-Priority Auto) Mode Set the shutter speed and shoot pictures (A 48). 1 Rotate the mode dial to S. 1/125 F2.8 20 2 Rotate the command dial to choose the shutter speed value between 1/2,000 sec. and 8 sec. 1/250 F2.8 20 3 P, S, A and M modes Focus and shoot. At default setting, ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 65
    ... out, the focal length of the lens diminishes and the f-number decreases. When the camera is zoomed in, the focal length and f-number increase. The COOLPIX P80 has a lens with a focal length of 4.7-84.2 mm and an aperture of f/2.8 to f/4.5. 51
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 66
    M (Manual) Mode Set the shutter speed and aperture value, and shoot pictures (A 48). 1 Rotate the mode dial to M. 1/125 F2.8 20 2 Press the multi selector K to activate the shutter speed setting. The active setting switches between shutter speed and aperture each time the multi selector K is ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 67
    M (Manual) Mode 5 Rotate the command dial to choose an aperture value. Repeat steps 2 to 5 to modify shutter speed and aperture settings until the desired exposure is achieved. 1/250 F2.8 20 6 Focus and shoot. At default setting, the camera automatically selects the focus area containing the ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 68
    More on Playback Viewing Multiple Pictures: Thumbnail Playback Rotate the zoom control to f (h) (thumbnail playback) in full-frame playback mode (A 28) to display pictures in "contact sheets" of thumbnail images. The following operations can be performed while thumbnails are displayed. 1/ 10 ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 69
    ...the zoom control to g (i) during full-frame playback mode (A 28) zooms the current picture in 3×, with the center of the picture displayed in the monitor. The guide at lower right shows which portion of the picture is enlarged. The following operations can be performed while pictures are zoomed in....
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 70
    Editing Pictures Use the COOLPIX P80 to edit pictures in-camera and store them as separate files ... using an editing function other than black border. • The COOLPIX P80's editing functions may not be available for pictures shot with non-COOLPIX P80 digital cameras. • If a copy created using the ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 71
    Editing Pictures Enhancing Brightness and Contrast: D-Lighting D-Lighting can be used to create copies with enhanced brightness and contrast, brightening dark portions of a picture. Enhanced copies are stored as separate files. 1 Select the desired picture from full-frame (A 28) or thumbnail (A ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 72
    Editing Pictures Creating a Cropped Copy: Crop This function is only available when u is displayed in the monitor with playback zoom (A 55) enabled. Cropped copies are stored as separate files. 1 Rotate the zoom control to g (i) in full-frame playback mode to zoom in on the image. 2 Refine ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 73
    Editing Pictures g Resizing Pictures: Small Picture Create a small copy of the current picture. Small copies are stored as JPEG files with a compression ratio of 1:16. The following sizes are available. Option l 640×480 m 320×240 n 160×120 Description Suited to television playback. Suited to ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 74
    Editing Pictures Adding Black Frame on Pictures: Black Border This function creates copies with Thin, Medium, or Broad black lines, along borders of pictures. Copies with black frame are stored as separate files. 1 Select the desired picture from full-frame (A 28) or thumbnail (A 54) playback ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 75
    ... voice memo already exists for the current picture, it must be deleted before a new voice memo can be recorded. • The COOLPIX P80 cannot be used to attach voice memos to pictures shot with cameras other than the COOLPIX P80. D More Information See "Image/Sound File and ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 76
    Movies Recording Movies To shoot movies with sound recorded via the built-in microphone, follow the steps below. 1 Rotate the mode dial to D. Exposure count display shows maximum total length of movie that can be recorded. 2 Press the shutter-release button all the way down to start recording....
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 77
    The Movie Menu Movie options, Autofocus mode and Electronic VR settings can be changed from the movie menu. Press d in movie mode to display the movie menu and use the multi selector to modify and apply settings. Selecting Movie Options The movie menu offers the options shown below. Option J TV ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 78
    The Movie Menu C Movie Options and Maximum Movie Length and Frames Option Internal memory (approx. 50 MB) 45 sec. 1 min. 30 sec. 2 min. 57 sec. 534 frames 2 min. 57 sec. 2 min. 57 sec. Memory card (256 MB) Approx. 3 min. 40 sec. Approx. 7 min. 20 sec. Approx. 14 min. 30 sec. 1800 frames per movie...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 79
    The Movie Menu Autofocus mode Choose how the camera focuses in movie mode. Option A Single AF (default setting) B Full-time AF Description Camera focuses when shutter-release button is pressed halfway and locks at this position during shooting. Camera focuses continuously until focus is acquired ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 80
    ... during recording, use a fully charged battery. • To power the camera continuously for extended periods, use an AC Adapter EH-62A (available separately from Nikon) (A 130). Do not, under any circumstances, use another make or model of AC adapter. Failure to observe this precaution could result in ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 81
    Movie Playback In full-frame playback mode (A 28), movies are recognized by movie options (A 63). To play a movie, display it in full-frame playback mode and press k. 15/05/2008 15:30 0010.AVI 0010 VI 20s Use the zoom control g (i)/f (h) during playback to adjust the volume. Rotate the command ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 82
    Voice Recordings Making Voice Recordings Audio voice recordings can be recorded over the built-in microphone and played back over the built-in speaker. 1 Rotate the mode dial to y. 2 Press d to display the scene menu, use the multi selector to choose E (voice recording), and press k. The ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 83
    Making Voice Recordings Operations During Recording Voice recording 001 15/05/2008 17: 30 00: 01: 00/00: 46:47 Index: 0 1 Recording indicator File number Length of recording Progress indicator Date and time of recording Time remaining Index number To Reactivate the monitor Pause/resume ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 84
    Playing Voice Recordings 1 Press c in the voice recording screen (A 68, step 3). 2 Use the multi selector to choose the desired sound file and press k. The selected sound file will be played back. Select sound file 006 15/05/2008 17:30 007 15/05/2008 18:30 008 26/05/2008 13:00 009 29/05/2008 ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 85
    Playing Voice Recordings Operations During Playback Sound file playback 003 26/05/2008 13:00 00:00:50/ 00:01:00 Index 0 3 Control icons File number Playback time Progress indicator Index Date and time of recording Length of recording Index number Volume Use the zoom control g (i)/f (h) to ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 86
    ...5 B C 72 When a confirmation dialog is displayed, choose Yes and press k. Copying starts. Voice Recordings The COOLPIX P80 may be unable to play or copy sound files created with cameras other than the COOLPIX P80. No sound file. Message If there are no sound ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 87
    Connecting to Televisions, Computers and Printers Connecting to a TV Connect the camera to a television using the supplied audio/video cable to play back pictures on the television. 1 Turn off the camera. 2 Connect the camera to the TV using the supplied audio/video cable. Connect the yellow ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 88
    ...can be copied (transferred) to the computer for storage using the Nikon Transfer software. Before Connecting the Camera... Guide. Connecting to Televisions, Computers and Printers Operating Systems Compatible with COOLPIX P80... Adapter EH-62A (available separately from Nikon) (A 130). Do not, under any...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 89
    ... Computer Transferring Pictures from the Camera to a Computer 1 2 3 Start the computer to which Nikon Transfer has been installed. Turn off the camera... automatically if Yes was selected in the Auto-Launch setting dialog when Nikon Transfer was first installed. B Connecting the USB Cable Be sure...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 90
    ...transferred is automatically opened when transfer is complete. For more information on using Nikon Transfer, refer to help information contained in Nikon Transfer... is SDHC-compliant, the intended device must support these features of the memory card. • At the Nikon Transfer default settings, Nikon ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 91
    ... from the Go menu, and double-click the Panorama Maker 4 icon. • For more information on using Panorama Maker, refer to the on-screen instructions and help information contained in Panorama Maker. Connecting to Televisions, Computers and Printers D More Information See "Image/Sound File and ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 92
    ... the camera from turning off unexpectedly. • To power the camera continuously for extended periods, use an AC Adapter EH-62A (available separately from Nikon) (A 130). Do not, under any circumstances, use another make or model of AC adapter. Failure to observe this precaution could result in ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 93
    Connecting to a Printer Connecting the Camera and Printer 1 Turn off the camera. 2 3 Turn on the printer. Check printer settings. Connect the camera to the printer using the supplied USB cable. Connecting to Televisions, Computers and Printers 4 Turn on the camera. When connected correctly...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 94
    Connecting to a Printer Printing Pictures One at a Time After connecting the camera to the printer correctly (A 79), print pictures by following the procedure below. 1 Use the multi selector JK to choose the desired picture and press k. The command dial can also be used to choose the picture. ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 95
    Connecting to a Printer 6 Choose Start print and press k. PictBridge Start print Copies Paper size Exit 7 Printing starts. Monitor display returns to that shown in step 1 when printing is complete. To cancel before all copies have been printed, press k. Printing 002/004 Connecting to ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 96
    Connecting to a Printer 4 Choose Print selection, Print all images or DPOF printing and press k. Print menu Print selection Print all image DPOF printing Paper size Exit Print selection Choose the pictures and number of copies (up Print selection to nine) of each. Press the multi selector JK to...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 97
    ...002/010 Cancel Current print/total number of prints C Paper Size The camera supports the following paper sizes: Default (the default paper size for the ... 8 × 10 in., Letter, A3, and A4. Only sizes supported by the current printer will be displayed. To specify paper size using printer settings, ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 98
    Creating a DPOF Print Order: Print Set The Print set option in the playback menu is used to create digital "print orders" for printing on DPOF-compatible devices (A 149). When the camera is connected to a PictBridge-compatible printer, pictures can be printed from the printer according to the ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 99
    ... photo information are printed on pictures when a DPOF-compatible (A 149) printer which supports printing of shooting date and photo information is used. • ... and time imprinted on them can be printed from printers that do not support printing of the date and time on pictures. Only the Date imprint ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 100
    Shooting, Playback and Setup Menus Shooting Options: The Shooting Menu The shooting menu of P, S, A, and M modes contain the following options. q Image quality Choose the image quality (compression ratio) of recorded pictures. r Image size* Choose the image size of recorded pictures. F Optimize ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 101
    Shooting Options: The Shooting Menu Displaying the Shooting Menu Choose P (Programmed Auto), S (Shutter-Priority Auto), A (Aperture-Priority Auto), or M (Manual) by rotating the mode dial. Press d to display the shooting menu. Shooting menu Image quality Image size Optimize image White balance ISO ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 102
    Shooting Options: The Shooting Menu q Image Quality Choose the amount of compression applied to pictures. Lower compression ratios result in higher quality pictures, but also larger file sizes, limiting the number of pictures that can be recorded. a Fine Fine quality images (compression ratio of ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 103
    Shooting Options: The Shooting Menu r Image Size Choose the size of pictures in pixels for recording. Pictures shot at smaller sizes require less memory, making them suited to distribution by e-mail or the web. Conversely, the larger the image, the larger the size at which it can be printed or ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 104
    Shooting Options: The Shooting Menu C Number of Exposures Remaining The following table lists the approximate number of pictures that can be stored in internal memory, and on a 256-MB memory card, at each combination of image quality (A 88) and image size (A 89) settings. Note that the number of...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 105
    Shooting Options: The Shooting Menu F Optimize Image Optimize contrast, sharpening, and other settings according to how pictures will be used or the type of scene. g h Normal (default setting) Recommended in most situations. Softer Softens outlines, producing natural results suitable for portraits...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 106
    Shooting Options: The Shooting Menu Customizing Image Enhancement Options: Custom Select Custom to make separate adjustments to the following options. Custom Contrast Image sharpening Saturation Exit Contrast Control contrast. Lower settings prevent loss of detail in highlights under harsh ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 107
    ...Black-and-White When Black-and-white is selected, the options described below are available. Choose Standard to shoot in basic black-and-white, or Custom to manually adjust contrast, sharpening, and filter effects. When the B&W + color option is enabled (w), one black-and-white picture and the same ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 108
    ... more accurate results. a Auto (default setting) White balance automatically adjusted to suit lighting conditions. Best choice in most situations. b Preset manual Neutral-colored object used as reference to set white balance under unusual lighting conditions, see "Preset Manual" (A 95) for ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 109
    ... camera zooms in. White balance Auto Preset manual Daylight Incandescent Fluorescent Exit 3 Choose ... Exit 4 Frame the reference object. Preset manual Cancel Measure Exit Reference object ...set. No pictures are recorded. C Note on Preset Manual Regardless of the flash mode selected, the flash ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 110
    Shooting Options: The Shooting Menu E ISO Sensitivity Sensitivity is a measure of how quickly the camera reacts to light. The higher the sensitivity, the less light needed to make an exposure. Although a high ISO rating is suited for shooting pictures of subjects in action or in poor lighting, ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 111
    Shooting Options: The Shooting Menu G Metering Choose how the camera meters exposure. G q Matrix (default setting) Camera sets exposure for entire frame. Recommended in most situations. Center-weighted Camera meters entire frame but assigns greatest weight to subject in center of frame. Classic ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 112
    Shooting Options: The Shooting Menu C Continuous Capture motion in a series of pictures and apply Best Shot Selector (BSS). When Continuous, BSS, or Multi-shot 16 is selected, the flash will be disabled, and focus, exposure and white balance are fixed at the values for the first picture in each ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 113
    Shooting Options: The Shooting Menu C Note on Continuous Shooting • The maximum frame rate with continuous shooting may vary, depending upon the current image quality setting, image size setting, and the memory card used. • Be aware that shooting will stop if the built-in flash is raised or ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 114
    ... during recording, use a fully charged battery. • To power the camera continuously for extended periods, use an AC Adapter EH-62A (available separately from Nikon) (A 130). Do not, under any circumstances, use another make or model of AC adapter. Failure to observe this precaution could result in ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 115
    Shooting Options: The Shooting Menu H Auto Bracketing Auto bracketing is used to vary exposure by a selected amount over a series of pictures, "bracketing" the exposure value selected by the camera or with exposure compensation. Use in situations in which it is difficult to guess the correct ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 116
    ... be displayed in the monitor. 1/125 F2.8 1/125 F2.8 20 Focus area w 102 Shooting, Playback and Setup Menus 20 Focus area x Manual This option is suited to situations in which the intended subject is relatively still and not positioned in the center of the frame. Press the multi selector H, ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 117
    Shooting Options: The Shooting Menu y Center Camera focuses on subject in center of frame. Center focus area is used. 1/125 F2.8 20 Focus area Shooting with Face-Priority When Face priority is selected for AF area mode, or the Portrait scene mode or Night portrait scene mode is selected during...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 118
    ... despite the fact that the focus area glows green. Should this occur, switch to A (auto) mode or change the AF area mode setting to Manual or Center in P, S, A, and M modes, refocus on another subject positioned at the same distance from the camera as the actual portrait subject, and use focus lock ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 119
    Shooting Options: The Shooting Menu J Flash Exp. Comp. Flash compensation is used to adjust flash output by ±2.0 EV in increments of 1/3 EV, changing the brightness of the main subject relative to the background. -0.3 - -2.0 Flash output is reduced from -0.3 to -2.0 EV, in increments of 1/3 EV, ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 120
    Shooting Options: The Shooting Menu Q Distortion Control Specify whether or not the distortion is corrected. Enabling distortion control reduces the size of the frame. Q k On Distortion at frame peripheries is corrected. Off (default setting) No distortion correction performed. Restrictions on ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 121
    Shooting Options: The Shooting Menu ISO sensitivity When ISO sensitivity is set to 3200 or 6400, Image size cannot be set to M 3648×2736, E 3264×2448, D 2592×1944, I 3648×2432, G 3584×2016, and H 2736×2736. At these image size settings, selecting 3200 or 6400 for ISO sensitivity automatically...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 122
    Playback Options: The Playback Menu The playback menu contains the following options. I a b D-Lighting Copy current picture with enhanced details in shadows. Print set Select pictures to print and the number of copies for each. Slide show View pictures stored in the internal memory or on a memory ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 123
    Playback Options: The Playback Menu Selecting Multiple Pictures The picture selection screen, as shown at right, will be Protect displayed with the following menus: • Playback menu: print set (A 84), delete (A 111), protect (A 111), rotate image (A 112), hide image (A 112), copy (A 113) Back •...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 124
    Playback Options: The Playback Menu b Slide Show Play back pictures, stored in the internal memory or on a memory card, one by one in an automated "slide show." 1 Use the multi selector to choose Start and press k. To change the interval between pictures, choose Frame intvl, select the ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 125
    Playback Options: The Playback Menu c Delete Delete selected pictures or all pictures. Erase selected images Delete selected pictures (A 109). Erase all images Delete all pictures. C Notes on Deletion • Once deleted, pictures cannot be recovered. Transfer important images to a computer before...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 126
    Playback Options: The Playback Menu f Rotate image After shooting, set the orientation in which pictures are displayed during playback. You can rotate still pictures 90 degrees clockwise or 90 degrees counterclockwise. Select a picture in the picture selection screen (A 109), and press k to ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 127
    Playback Options: The Playback Menu h Copy Copy pictures between the internal memory and a memory card. 1 Use the multi selector to select an option from the copy screen and press k. q: Copy pictures from internal memory to memory card. r: Copy pictures from memory card to internal memory. Copy...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 128
    Basic Camera Setup: The Setup Menu The setup menu contains the following options. a c d e f g h u i k l/m n o p r Menus Choose how menus are displayed. Welcome screen Select screen displayed when camera is turned on. Date Set camera clock and choose home and destination time zones. Brightness ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 129
    Basic Camera Setup: The Setup Menu Displaying the Setup Menu Rotate the mode dial to z. Set up Menus Welcome screen Date Brightness Date imprint 3 • Use the multi selector to choose and apply settings (A 10). • To exit the setup menu, rotate the mode dial to another mode. a Menus Select a ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 130
    ...c Welcome Screen You can select the welcome screen to be displayed when the camera is turned on. None (default setting) Welcome screen is not displayed. COOLPIX Displays a welcome screen. Select an image Select a picture in the internal memory or on the memory card for the welcome screen. Choose a ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 131
    Basic Camera Setup: The Setup Menu d Date Set the camera clock and choose home and travel destination time zones. Date Set camera clock to current date and time. See steps 6 and 7 of the section, "Setting Display Language, Date and Time" (A 19), for more information. Time zone w (home time ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 132
    ...Playback and Setup Menus B The Clock Battery The clock battery charges when the main battery is installed or the AC Adapter EH-62A (available separately from Nikon) is connected, and can provide several days of backup power after about ten hours of charging. C w (Home Time Zone) • To switch ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 133
    Basic Camera Setup: The Setup Menu C Time Zones (A 18) The camera supports the time zones listed below. For time differences not listed below, set the camera clock to local time. The table contains some locations that are not displayed on the camera's time zone map. UTC +/- -11 -10 -9 ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 134
    ... on pictures. This information can be printed even from printers that do not support printing of date and time (A 85). Off (default setting) Date ... 120 Date Imprint and Print Set When printing from DPOF-compatible printers which support printing of shooting date and photo information, the date and ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 135
    Basic Camera Setup: The Setup Menu Date Counter Pictures shot while this option is in effect are imprinted with the number of days remaining until, or the number of days elapsed since a specified date. Use it to track the growth of a child or count down the days until a birthday or wedding. Date ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 136
    Basic Camera Setup: The Setup Menu g Vibration Reduction Enable or disable vibration reduction for shooting still pictures. Vibration reduction effectively corrects blur, caused by slight hand movement known as camera shake, that commonly occurs when shooting with zoom applied or at slow shutter ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 137
    ..., AF area mode is set to Center (A 102). • Digital zoom is not available in the following situations. - When the focus mode (A 34) is set to E (manual focus) - When b Portrait, e Night portrait or m Fireworks show is selected in scene mode - When Multi-shot 16 is selected for Continuous (A 98) - ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 138
    Basic Camera Setup: The Setup Menu i Sound Settings Adjust the following sound settings. Button sound Turn button sound on or off. When On (default setting) is selected, a beep will sound once when operations are completed successfully, twice when the camera acquires focus on the subject, and ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 139
    ... the AC adapter, or open the battery-chamber/memory card slot cover during formatting. • The first time you insert the memory cards used in other devices into the COOLPIX P80, format them with this camera. 125
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 140
    Basic Camera Setup: The Setup Menu n Language Choose one of 24 languages for display of camera menus and messages. Czech Danish German (default setting) Spanish Greek French Indonesian Italian Hungarian Dutch Norwegian Shooting, Playback and Setup Menus Polish Portuguese Russian Finnish Swedish ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 141
    Basic Camera Setup: The Setup Menu p Reset All When Reset is selected, the camera's settings will be restored to their default values. Pop-up Menu Option Flash mode (A 30) Self-timer (A 33) Focus mode (A 34) Exposure compensation (A 37) Default value Auto Off Autofocus 0.0 Scene Mode Option ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 142
    Basic Camera Setup: The Setup Menu Option Custom of Black-and-white in Optimize image (A 93) White balance (A 94) ISO sensitivity (A 96) Fixed range auto (A 96) Metering (A 97) Continuous (A 98) Intvl timer shooting (A 99) Auto bracketing (A 101) AF area mode (A 102) Autofocus mode (A 104) Flash ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 143
    .... Shooting menu: preset white balance value measured using Preset manual (A 95) Setup menu: Date (A 117), Date counter (A 121), Language (A 126), and Video mode (A 126) r Firmware Version View the current camera firmware version. COOLPIX P80 Ver.X.X Shooting, Playback and Setup Menus Back 129
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 144
    Technical Notes Optional Accessories Rechargeable battery Rechargeable Li-ion Battery EN-EL5 Battery charger Battery Charger MH-61 AC Adapter EH-62A (connects as shown) 1 2 3 AC adapter Ensure that the power connector cord passes through the opening before closing the battery-chamber/memory card ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 145
    ... cards have been tested and approved for use in the COOLPIX P80. All cards of the designated make and ... a card reader or similar device, check that the device supports 2 GB cards. 2 SDHC compliant. If the ... a card reader or similar device, check that device supports SDHC. Other cards have not been ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 146
    Image/Sound File and Folder Names Pictures, movies, voice memos and voice recordings are assigned file names as follows. DSCN0001.JPG Identifier (not shown on camera monitor) Original still pictures (voice memo attachment included), movies, voice recordings Cropped copies (voice memo attachment ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 147
    Caring for the Camera To ensure continued enjoyment of this Nikon product, observe the following precautions when using or storing the device: B B B Keep dry Do not drop Handle the lens and all moving parts with care The device will be damaged if immersed in water or subjected to high humidity. ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 148
    Caring for the Camera B The Self-timer Lamp/AF-assist Illuminator LED The light-emitting diode (LED; A 4, 33, 123) used in the self-timer lamp/AF-assist illuminator conforms to the following IEC standard: C The Battery • Check the battery level when taking the camera out, and charge the ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 149
    ...is lit by an LED backlight. Should the monitor begin to dim or flicker, contact your Nikon-authorized service representative. C Notes on Smear When framing bright subjects, vertical comet-like streaks that whiten toward either end may appear in ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 150
    ... them. Display O (blinks) B N Battery exhausted. P Battery temperature high Problem Clock not set. Battery running low. Battery exhausted. Battery ... automatically, but you can also press the power switch to turn it off manually. Wait until message clears from display automatically when recording is ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 151
    Error Messages Display N Out of memory. Problem Memory card is full. Solution A • Choose lower image 88, 89 quality or smaller image size. • Delete pictures or sound 28, 67, files. 71, 111 • Insert new memory card. 20 • Remove memory card 21 and use internal memory. Format internal memory ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 152
    ...Memory contains no images. N No sound file. Problem Time out error while recording movie....file cannot be played back. File not created with COOLPIX P80. - N • All pictures in internal All images .... If error persists, contact retailer or Nikon-authorized service representative. 8 31, 40, 43 22...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 153
    ...reinsert battery, and turn camera on. If error persists, contact retailer or Nikon-authorized service representative. Check printer. After checking the ink or solving the problem, select Resume and press k to resume printing*. Load the specified paper, select ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 154
    Troubleshooting If the camera fails to function as expected, check the list of common problems below before consulting your retailer or Nikon-authorized service representative. Refer to the page numbers in the right-most column for more information. Display, ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 155
    Troubleshooting Problem Camera turns off without warning. Cause/Solution • Battery is low. • ... also press the power switch to turn it off manually. A 22 23 134 18 Date and ... continued malfunction, contact your retailer or Nikon-authorized service representative. Note that disconnecting the power ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 156
    Troubleshooting Shooting Problem Camera does not shoot when shutter-release button is pressed. Cause/Solution • When camera is ...in focus area when shutterrelease button pressed halfway. • The focus mode is set to E (manual focus). • Focus error. Turn camera off and then on again...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 157
    Troubleshooting Problem Digital zoom cannot be used. Cause/Solution • Digital zoom in the setup menu is set to Off. ... is not available in the following situations: - When the focus mode (A 34) is set to E (manual focus) - When Portrait, Night portrait or Fireworks show is selected in scene mode...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 158
    Troubleshooting Problem Pictures are too dark (underexposed Cause/Solution Use the flash for shooting pictures. Flash is off. Flash window is...Camera does not shoot with Multi-shot 16. 105 96, 98 Playback Problem File cannot be played back. Cause/Solution • File was overwritten or ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 159
    Troubleshooting Problem Cannot record or playback voice memo. Cause/Solution • Voice memos ...applied in the image size setting. • Select picture that supports crop, D-Lighting, small picture, or black... by the computer. Computer is not set to launch Nikon Transfer automatically. • If your computer...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 160
    Specifications Nikon COOLPIX P80 Digital Camera Type Effective pixels Image sensor Lens Focal length f/-number Construction Digital zoom ... at K mark) Face priority, auto (9-area automatic selection), center, manual with 99 focus areas Class 1 LED product (IEC 60825-1 Edition 1.2-...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 161
    ...control priority auto, aperture-priority auto, manual, exposure compensation (-2.0 to +2.0 EV in steps of 1/3 EV),... (Simplified and Traditional), Czech, Danish, Supported languages Dutch, English, Finnish, French,...AC Adapter EH-62A (available separately from Nikon) Approx. 250 shots (EN-EL5) Battery...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 162
    ... projections) Approx. 70 g (2.5 oz) (excluding power cable) Dimensions (W × H × D) Weight B 148 Specifications Nikon will not be held liable for any errors this manual may contain. The appearance of this product and its specifications are ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 163
    Supported Standards • DCF: Design Rule for Camera File System is a standard widely used in the digital camera industry to ... to be printed from print orders stored on the memory card. • Exif version 2.2: This camera supports Exif (Exchangeable Image File Format for Digital Still Cameras) version ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 164
    ... mode 70 A Auto mode 22-29 l Delete button 5, 28 c D-Lighting 57 o Exposure compensation 37 X Flash pop-up button 4, 31 j Help 4, 11 C Indicator 6-7 M Manual 48, 52 d button 11 x Monitor button 5, 13 D Movie mode 8, 62, 63 c Playback button 28 i Playback zoom 55, 58 P Programmed auto 48, 49 C ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 165
    ... messages 136-139 Exif version 2.2 149 Exposure compensation 37 Extension 132 L Landscape c 39 Language 18, 126 Lens 4, 135 M Macro close-up 34 Manual 48, 52 Manual focus 34, 36 Memory card 6-7, 20, 90, 131 approved 131 capacity of 90 formatting 125 Inserting and removing 20 slot 20 Menus 115 ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 166
    ...113 Portrait b 39 Power switch 4, 17 Power-on lamp 4, 17, 22 Preset manual (white balance) 95 Print set 84 Print size 90 Programmed auto 48, 49 Protect 111 SSCN 132 Strap, Camera 13 Sunset h 41 Support information 2 T Tele 4, 24 Television 73 connecting to 73 Thumbnail playback 54 Time ...
  • Nikon P80 | P80 User's Manual - Page 167
    No reproduction in any form of this manual, in whole or in part (except for brief quotation in critical articles or reviews), may be made without written authorization from NIKON CORPORATION. Printed in Japan FX8D02(11) 6MMA5111-02



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