Nikon compact duo

The Coolpix L1 and L101 are two new compact additions to Nikon’s digicam line-up.

The Coolpix L1 and L101 are two new compact additions to Nikonís digicam line-up. Available as Dixons exclusives, the L1 is silver and the L101 black; both feature a 6.2MP CCD, a 5x optical 38-190mm lens and 2.5in LCD screen, Incorporating a streamlined design incorporating a curved grip, the L1 and L101 feature 15 scene modes, four with Scene Assist. Portrait mode features Face-Priority AF that is designed to produce sharp portraits by detecting the shape of a face, while the Best Shot Selector takes 10 shots in a row before automatically choosing the one of optimum quality. In-Camera Red-Eye Fix detects and rectifies redeye, while D-Lighting compensates for the effects of too much flash or backlighting. Other features include a 30fps movie with sound mode, and a 10Mb internal memory. Both models will be available at the end of September retailing at £229 each. Log onto www.nikon.co.uk or call 0800 230 220 to find out more