A camera you can count on
Photo of two women walking along the ocean's edge
The shots we want don't always happen right in front of us; they're often out on the sports field, up on the stage, across the room or just too far away for many smartphone camerasbut not too far away for the stylish COOLPIX S3600. Its NIKKOR glass zoom lens makes it easy to catch those shots. Zoom in with the power of 8x optical zoom and 16x Dynamic Fine Zoom for detailed close-ups from the sidelines. Add convenient features like Scene Modes for difficult shooting situations, Smart Portrait System for flattering no-fuss portraits, Target Finding Autofocus for keeping focus where you want it, fun Image Effects and so much more, and you've got a camera you can count on in nearly any situation.
Get even closer to what matters
Zoom in close with Dynamic Fine Zoom
Every COOLPIX is designed around a genuine NIKKOR glass lens, the legendary optics that have helped make Nikon famous. The COOLPIX S3600s 8x optical zoom lens goes from wide-anglegreat for portraits and landscapesall the way up to telephotogreat for closeups of sports, concerts, nature and more. When you need even more reach, zoom up to 8x with optical zoom and 16x with Dynamic Fine Zoom, an enhanced digital zoom function that effectively doubles your reach.
Let the camera call the shots
18 Scene Modes for effortless photos
Experienced photographers optimize their camera settings to match the situation. The COOLPIX S3600 does that work for you. With 18 Scene Modes, including Beach, Snow, Night Portrait, Sunset and more, it's easy to match the moment to a Scene Mode. You can even get creative and use Scene Modes to alter ordinary shots. Or, select Scene Auto Selector and let the camera choose the best mode for your situation.
Flatter your friends and family
Smart Portrait System makes everyone look their best
Smart Portrait System makes it easy to create beautiful photos of the people you care about. Turn it on, and several portrait-optimizing features activate. Face Priority AF finds and focuses on faces. Skin Softening applies an attractive soft focus effect. The camera can even automatically take a photo the instant someone smiles! Your loved ones will always look their best.
Focus where you want it
Target Finding AF for accurate, intelligent autofocus
It's frustrating when a smartphone camera focuses on the wrong thing. With COOLPIX S3600, Target Finding AF instantly and accurately determines your intended subject and focuses on itnot on just whatever is closest to the camera. Catch the shot you want on the first try. No more out of focus shots or the frustration of trying to get the camera to focus on the right thing.
Get the best of what's seen
Turn on Best Shot Selector and get the best of what's seen. With a single press of the shutter button, the camera takes a quick sequence of photos and automatically saves the best ones for you.
Change it up
Wondering how that photo would look in black & white? As an artistic illustration? Easily preview a selection of fun Quick Effects on photos youve already taken, then save your favorites alongside the original.
- 20.1 Mp 1/2.3" CCD Image Sensor
- NIKKOR Zoom Lens (35mm Equiv: 25-200mm)
- 2.7" 230k-Dot Anti-Reflective LCD Screen
- Target-Finding Autofocus, Smart Portrait
- HD 720/30/25p Video Recording
- Optical Image Stabilization
- ISO 80-3200, 18 Scene Modes
- Face Priority AF, Skin Softening
- Accepts SD/SDHC/SDXC Memory Cards
- ViewNX 2 Software Supplied
What's in the Box:
- AN-CP19 Strap
- EN-EL19 Rechargeable Battery
- Charging AC Adapter EH-70P
- UC-E6 USB Cable
- ViewNX 2