It was just a matter of time that a full fledged digital point & shoot camera would be combined with the picture sharing & editing capabilities of a smartphone, but Nikon surprised everyone earlier this week with the introduction of it's most connected COOLPIX camera yet, The Nikon S800c with the superior imaging power of a Nikon point-and-shoot camera AND all the capabilities of an Android™ smart device. Create beautiful photos and Full HD videos, then instantly share them right from your camera—email them to friends, post them on Facebook, upload them to my Picturetown or wirelessly transfer them to your laptop, smartphone or tablet. You can even install popular Android™ photography and social networking apps from Google Play™! It's an all-in-one smart device that will change the way you create and share memories.So many moments deserve the superior image quality and zoom power of a camera. With the COOLPIX S800c, you no longer have to choose between great photos and connectivity—you get both! Shoot beautiful 16.0 megapixel photos and Full HD (1080p) videos, even in low light conditions. With a 10x optical Zoom-NIKKOR ED glass lens, zoom in to telephoto distances (25-250mm) and make faraway objects appear right in front of you. Forget about blurry images—Optical VR image stabilization means a little camera shake won't keep you from taking sharp photos. And when you're in a tricky shooting situation, let Scene Modes optimize the camera settings for you. The COOLPIX S800c is more than a camera—it's also an Android™ smart device with a 3.5-inch high-resolution touchscreen. That means you can do all the things one can do with an Android™ smartphone or tablet. Check your email and Facebook. View photos and videos from your friends. Browse the web. Stream music. The possibilities are endless. Plus, you get access to all the amazing Android™ apps on Google Play, including thousands of photography and video apps for taking, editing and sharing photos and videos.The COOLPIX S800c has built-in GPS, so you can show exactly where every photo and video was taken. You can even share that info when you post to sites like Facebook. Integrate your geotagged photos and movie files with Nikon's my Picturetown photo sharing site, Google Earth™ mapping service and Nikon ViewNX 2™. And since the COOLPIX S800c is powered by the Android™ operating system, you have access to the thousands of apps on Google Play—everything from photo and video editing apps to social networking apps, games and more.The Nikon Coolpix S800c is expected in stores by the end of September for a suggested selling price of $349.95 - Be the first to have the S800c by calling & pre-ordering the camera today! Click here for more info on the camera from Nikon USA. (Nikon S800c Image Courtesy of Nikon USA) The summer's winding down and our next weekly photo class is perfect for the upcoming school year. "Newborn, Baby & Child Photography" will give you an hour of tips & advice in taking shots of your precious little ones that you'll cherish. Join us this Thursday (8/30) at 6:30 PM. at the back of the store. Please note that our schedule mistakenly shows the date for the class as 8/29; we apologize for the error. See you on THURSDAY!

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