Nikon Coolpix 885 Review

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Nikon Coolpix 885



Record Modes & Screens




Nikon Coolpix 885

When you flip the Mode Dial to the Play position it will display the last image stored in full screen mode as shown above. You can press the Left or Right portion of the 4-way selector switch to scroll backwards or forwards through the stored images.

Pressing the Photo Information button cycles you through the following screens of exposure settings, a histogram display and lens and focus settings.



Nikon Coolpix 885
Nikon Coolpix 885
Nikon Coolpix 885
Nikon Coolpix 885




Nikon Coolpix 885

While displaying a picture full screen you can press the Telephoto zoom control button and magnify the image. There are many intermediate magnifying steps all the way up to a maximum of 4x. At any magnification step you can scroll around inside of the image using the 4-way selector.



Nikon Coolpix 885

To enter the thumbnail (index) playback mode just press the flash mode button. The number of thumbnail images can be toggled between 4 or 9 per page by pressing the button again.



Nikon Coolpix 885

The QuickTime MOVies that you record can be played back full screen on the color LCD or a television set if the video out cable is hooked up. Unfortunately there is no microphone on the Coolpix 885 so they're silent movies :-(



Nikon Coolpix 885

Page 1 of the Play menu lets you delete images, change the folder, start a slideshow, protect/unprotect images, hide images or set DPOF printing information.


Nikon Coolpix 885

Page 2 of the Play menu has options for marking ALL images for Transfer, creating a Small Picture (640x480, 320x240, 160x120 or 96x72), or setting the Auto Off in play mode to 30s, 1m, 5m or 30 minutes.







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