4.0 Effective Megapixels: With its 4.0 megapixels, the Coolpix 4800 creates images at resolutions up to 2288 x 1712, which provide spectacular prints as large as 11" x 17".
Zoom-Nikkor Lens: 8.3x optical Zoom-Nikkor ED (35mm equivalent of 36-300mm) gets you close to the action with incredibly sharp, clear images. It combines Nikon's Extra-low Dispersion (ED) optics for increased clarity. Has an additional 4x digital zoom.
Scene Modes with Scene Assist: 15 Scene Modes automatically adjust controls for great pictures instantly. With a choice of 15 Scene Modes, you can quickly select the most appropriate mode for the "scene" you are capturing. Scene Assist: This feature guides you to take better pictures in Portrait, Landscape, Sports and Night Portrait Scene Modes. Use framing guides to help set focus and framing for the most common picture taking situations. Macro: Close-up shooting from less than 1/2 inch away. Capture vivid colors in close-up shots of flowers, insects and other small objects. Movie Mode: Capture live action with sound. Clips are saved as a QuickTime(TM) movie, which can easily be emailed to family and friends.
Exposure Metering: Uses Nikon's exclusive 256-Segment Matrix metering linked to AF area to set the light meter and exposure setting for the best picture in the most lighting situations.
Autofocus: Contrast AF; 5-Area Multi Autofocus System lets you choose your focus spot from a grid (center, right, left, top, bottom). AF Assist Illuminator makes sharp focus possible when the subject is not well lit.
Flash: 5 mode built-in flash: Auto, Red-Eye Reduction (by pre-flash), Anytime Flash, Flash Cancel and Slow Sync. Features One-Touch(R) Upload(TM) for easy image transfer from camera to computer. Features One-Touch Red-Eye Fix(TM) with PictureProject software.