Cool Stuff For The Coolpix Photographer; Nikon's Coolpack the Perfect Holiday Gift for The Photographer on the Go

Nikon Coolpack MELVILLE, N.Y., Oct. 12 -- What do you get the Coolpix photographer who is constantly on the go and has lots of gear to carry? The answer is the exciting new Nikon Coolpack, a specially designed carrying case bundled with an assortment of accessories that will bring added enjoyment to digital photography.

The Nikon Coolpack comes with lots of useful extras including a set of four 28mm filters -- a UV, Circular Polarizer, Neutral Density 4 and a Neutral Density 8 -- all in a handy wallet that attaches to the camera strap; four rechargeable Energizer AA NiMH batteries that can be recharged up to 1, 000 times; and a battery charger with a five hour quick charge and LED indicator. The Coolpack comes in a ruggedly handsome beige canvas carrying case with a fully adjustable interior, lots of pockets, and places for assorted gear.

The Nikon Coolpack is the perfect holiday gift for shutterbugs who love taking pictures on the go. The value-loaded Coolpack has a suggested retail price of . It will be on retail shelves in early November 1999.