Mark Peters : March 9th 2005 - 11:00 CET
Nikon Coolpix 8400 DIWA Silver Award
Nikon Coolpix 8400 DIWA Silver Award : Digital Imaging Websites Association (DIWA), an international organisation of websites focusing on digital imaging, today announced a DIWA Silver Award to Nikon Coolpix 8400. Excellent features, ergonomic design and high image quality are the core benefits of this high-end digital compact camera. Several product samples were examined by DIWA experts, unanimously praising the camera's performance to meet the criteria for a DIWA Silver Award. Nikon Coolpix 8400 is an advanced compact digital camera for the connoisseur, rugged and reliable with many desirable features. The 2/3" CCD image sensor delivers image files of 8 Megapixels, capable of making poster-size prints. |
Nikon Coolpix 8400 - Strong features|
Equipped with a 3.5x Zoom Nikkor ED lens of astonishing quality, with a wide angle equivalent to 24 mm, the Coolpix 8400 is in a class of its own. The lens, the 256-segment Matrix exposure meter and the fast image processor all contribute in delivering true Nikon quality images. A powerful, pop-up flash makes sure to deliver sufficient light in dark surroundings, with little risk of causing red eyes. For composition, a high-resolution electronic viewfinder supports the multi-angle swivelling 1.8" LCD.
Nikon Coolpix 8400 - Conclusion
DIWA experts from Europe and USA have concluded that the Nikon Coolpix 8400 provides many features missing in other cameras in its class, with excellent scores for both build quality and image quality.
DIWA Awards - Fast growing independent, authoritative, industry organization
The Digital Imaging Websites Association (DIWA) is a fast growing group of independent Web-based specialist publications dedicated to digital imaging. DIWA harnesses the collective talent and expertise of its members, resulting in industry awards that command unparalleled confidence and value, both for consumers and the industry, alike. DIWA awards come in the form of bronze, silver and gold medals.
DIWA Awards - Unique bullet-proof test scoring procedure
DIWA product test awards are exclusively decided through the analysis of multiple test scores from different DIWA testers, testing different samples of the same product. A very detailed and comprehensive standardized scoring procedure is employed, tailored carefully for each product category. Multiple testing eliminates the chance of an isolated, unrepresentative product sample or test error, or even hidden bias, from affecting the trustworthiness of the overall result.
DIWA Awards - Awards throughout the year
DIWA is also unique in its policy in issuing awards for deserving products throughout the year, culminating in annual best of the year Platinum medal awards.
DIWA Awards - Members
- Czech Republic: www.fotoaparat.cz
- Denmark: www.digitalmagasinet.dk
- Germany: www.digitalkamera.de
- France: www.photographyblog.com
- Netherlands: www.letsgodigital.org
- Norway: www.digit.no
- Poland: www.fotopolis.pl
- Slovenia: www.e-fotografija.com
- Spain: www.nuevafotografia.com
- Turkey: www.diginorm.com.tr
- United States: www.steves-digicams.com
DIWA Awards - The DIWA multi-lingual Web site
At the heart of the DIWA organisation is its multi-lingual Web site, www.diwa-awards.com, where you can find links to the latest reviews published by DIWA member publications. The site also archives DIWA awards and is designed to aid consumers in their choice of imaging products. For further information about DIWA please visit our Web site or email us at email@example.com.