High-performance 8 megapixel camera with a range of automatic functions designed to enable anyone to capture stunning images with ease. Easy Auto mode takes care of all camera settings for you, and Anti-shake Auto Exposure (AE) and high ISO light sensitivity make it simple to get sharp results, even when indoors. A generous 3-inch high-resolution LCD monitor makes it a joy to take pictures and share the results. Convenient AA-size battery compatibility means you never need to worry about running out of power. The COOLPIX L18 – reliable, affordable and terrific fun.
This camera is available in silver and matte black.
8.0 megapixel resolution keeps images sharp when printing complete or just from selected areas, even in large format.
3x Zoom-NIKKOR lens offers outstanding precision and sharp resolution. Zoom range from wideangle to medium telephoto. (35mm film-format equivalent: 35 – 105mm.)
Generous 3-inch, high-resolution LCD monitor simplifies composition and playback.
High ISO (1600) light sensitivity reduces the risk of blurred images with fast-moving subjects or in low-light.
EXPEED image processing concept for optimum performance and maximum image quality.
Active Zoom for high-resolution close-up images.
Anti-shake Auto Exposure (AE) automatically compensates for camera shake when subject movement is detected.
Easy Auto mode: simply turn the camera on and shoot without worrying about camera settings.
Dedicated Shooting and Playback mode buttons on top of the camera body for simple operation and easy access.
Face Zoom lets you flick through the faces in full-frame without having to scroll.
Three unique Nikon image innovations: Face-priority autofocus focuses on faces, not backgrounds; D-Lighting creates pleasing results by correcting strong shadows; and In-camera Red-eye Fix corrects false eye color due to flash.
14 scene modes offer optimized settings for popular photographic styles, effects and locations.
Body color: silver and matte black (color versions may vary depending on country or region).
1/2.5-in. CCD; total pixels: approx. 8.29 millions
3x Zoom-NIKKOR; 5.7-17.1mm (35mm  format picture angle: 35-105mm); f/2.8-4.7; 5 elements in 5 groups; Digital zoom: up to 4x (35mm  format picture angle: 420mm)
Focus range (from lens)
50cm (1 ft. 7.7 in.) to infinity (∞); Macro close-up mode: 15cm (5.9 in.) to infinity (∞)
3.0-in., approx. 230k-dot, TFT LCD
Internal memory (approx. 21 MB), SD memory cards
Image size (pixels)
3264 x 2448 (High: 3264, Normal: 3264), 2592 x 1944 (Normal: 2592), 2048 x 1536 (Normal: 2048), 1024 x 768 (PC: 1024), 640 x 480 (TV: 640), 1920 x 1080 (16:9: 1920)
Auto (auto gain ISO 64-1600)
Two AA alkaline (supplied), lithium or oxyride batteries, two EN-MH1 rechargeable Ni-MH batteries (optional), AC adapter EH-65A (optional)
Approx. 180 shots with alkaline, 650 shots with lithium or 300 shots with EN-MH1 (based on CIPA standard)
Approx. 95 x 61 x 29.5 mm (3.7 x 2.4 x 1.2 in.) excluding projections
Approx. 125 g (4.4 oz.) without battery and SD memory card
Two 1.5V LR6 AA-size lithium batteries, USB Cable UC-E6, Audio Video Cable EG-CP14, Strap AN-CP14, Software Suite CD-ROM (Supplied accessories may differ by country or area)
Battery Charger MH-71, Ni-MH Rechargeable Battery EN-MH1-B2 (set of two batteries), AC Adapter EH-65A, COOLKIT CK-01, Camera Case CS-EU02, Camera Case CS-L01