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Nikon Canada Announces COOLPIX L620 With 14x Wide Optical Zoom

Nikon Canada today released the COOLPIX L620, an easy-to-handle compact camera for individuals-on-the-go, featuring a 14x optical zoom lens and FULL HD (1080p) video.

Some of the key features of the COOLPIX L620 include the following:

  • An 18.1-megapixel CMOS sensor
  • 14x optical zoom NIKKOR glass lens that covers a focal length of 25mm to a distant 350mm (35mm equivalent)
  • Wide ISO range up to 3200 ISO
  • One-touch Full HD (1080p) video recording
  • Scene Modes
  • Bright, high resolution HVGA 3.0-inch LCD monitor


Nikon COOLPIX L620 is the Easy Way to Capture Great Photos and Videos, Even at a Distance

Latest addition to Nikon’s comfort long-zoom camera lineup features 14x optical zoom for versatile performance

Mississauga, ON, August 6, 2013 – Today, Nikon Canada Inc. introduced the new COOLPIX L620, an easy-to-handle compact camera with a versatile 14x optical zoom lens that makes it effortless to shoot amazing images and Full HD (1080p) videos up close or from a distance. A great companion for the always-on-the-go individual, the L620 offers user-friendly features such as Scene Modes, Easy Auto Mode, Special Effects and Target Finding AF, as well as Full HD video recording at the touch of a button.

“The COOLPIX L620’s comfortable ergonomics, user-friendly features and intuitively placed controls make it easy for users to capture memorable events, from a baby’s first steps to a big hit at a little league baseball game,” said Gregory Flasch, National Advertising and Communications Manager at Nikon Canada. “With exceptional image quality and video performance, the L620 helps users to confidently produce images and videos they will share for a lifetime.”

The camera body of the COOLPIX L620 is designed specifically for users who seek simplicity with the added benefits and capabilities of a long zoom lens. The impressive 14x optical zoom-NIKKOR glass lens covers a focal length of 25mm to a distant 350mm (35mm equivalent), making the L620 ideal for taking on vacation as well as for special occasions that require shooting at a distance. For added stability, the integrated grip provides extra support when shooting or composing on the bright, high-resolution HVGA 3.0-inch LCD monitor.

The L620 boasts an 18.1-megapixel CMOS sensor, which assists in capturing detailed images with rich colour and clarity. Even in low-light conditions, the camera can help the user to create sharper images with the assistance of lens-shift VR Image Stabilization and wide ISO range up to 3200 ISO. The L620 also features one-touch recording, making it simple to create fun videos and memories in Full HD video with stereo sound.

Capturing great still shots is effortless with Nikon’s easy-to-use Scene Modes or Easy Auto Mode which enable users to enhance their photos with options like Red Eye Fix and Face-Priority AF. Other special effects include Quick Retouch, Filter Effects and Skin Softening to create truly flattering portraits. For added convenience, the use of readily available AA-size batteries makes it easy for the user on the go.

Price and Availability
The COOLPIX L620 is scheduled to be available in September 2013 at Authorized Nikon Canada Dealers at a Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) of $229.95. It is available in black and red.

Exclusive Canadian Warranty
Nikon Canada offers an exclusive two-year warranty for all COOLPIX digital cameras purchased from an Authorized Nikon Canada Dealer.

Consumer’s investment is protected by Nikon Canada’s warranties with in-Canada service.

About Nikon
Nikon, At the Heart of the Image™, is the world leader in digital imaging, precision optics and photo imaging technology and is globally recognized for setting new standards in product design and performance for its award-winning consumer and professional photographic equipment.

Nikon Canada distributes consumer and professional digital SLR and HD-SLR cameras, NIKKOR optics, Speedlights and System Accessories; Nikon COOLPIX® compact digital cameras; 35mm film SLR cameras; Nikon software products and Nikon sports and recreational optics as well as the Nikon 1 advanced cameras with interchangeable lens system. In 2013, Nikon Corporation celebrates the 80th anniversary of the launch of its NIKKOR brand of photographic lenses. In the same year, production of NIKKOR lenses surpassed 80 million, creating a new milestone in Nikon’s heritage of superior optics. At the heart of every Nikon camera is Nikon’s exclusive EXPEED, EXPEED 2 or EXPEED 3 advanced digital image processing system technologies. All Nikon Canada products are sold through a network of Authorized Nikon Canada Dealers. For more information on Nikon Canada and its products and services or to find an Authorized Nikon Canada Dealer, visit

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