The Nikon COOLPIX P1000 could be the perfect camera for those wanting DSLR-like performance in a compact package. Just how powerful is its 125x zoom lens? Well, one engineering student decided to test it out by using the 24-3000mm equivalent lens to zoom into a skyscraper construction project on the horizon. Other features include Dual Detect Optical Vibration Reduction system to stabilize both horizontal and vertical movements, as well as an HDMI port for recording and playback to an external monitor. Product page. Continue reading for a moon zoom test and more information.
“If you thought the 83x zoom on the Nikon P900 was impressive, watch this video demonstrating the power of the 125x zoom on the new Nikon P1000. In the 5.5-minute video, Indian civil engineering student Jayanta Mandal takes the Nikon P1000 out to a location overlooking the city and zooms in on various things in the distance,” reports Peta Pixel.