9to5Toys Specials currently has the Nikon COOLPIX P530 for $270 with free shipping add coupon code nikon9to5 to drop it to $260 shipped, tax only in CA. This camera offers a 42× Nikkor zoom lens and a 16.1MP sensor. It gets 4/5 star ratings from Amazon reviewers (where it costs $10 more but lower prices exist refurbished)
The P530 is very much an all-rounder. It sports a Nikkor lens with a focal range of 24-1000mm (35mm equivalent) and vibration reduction. Add the 4× digital zoom, and in seconds, you can go between capturing a beautiful landscape and photographing a distant bird. You can choose between full manual control and the intelligent auto modes, and there is a burst mode which offers 7 frames per second. You can also shoot full 1080p video, and see all of your work on the 3-inch screen.
- 16.1MP sensor, with good low-light sensitivity
- Nikkor 42× zoom lens plus 4× digital zoom
- Choice of manual and intelligent auto modes
- Burst mode of 7 frames per second
- Records full HD 1080p video
- 3.0” display for composition
Order the P530 now to get 40+% off the standard price.