Click

for more information

Shutter-release

button 

Mode dial 

Exposure compensation

(FUNC 2) button 

Command

dial 

Getting to Know the COOLPIX 990

Take a few moments to familiarize yourself with camera con-

trols, displays, and menus.

MODE (FUNC 1)

button 

MENU button 

MONITOR

button 

Zoom-out (Wide)

button 

Zoom-in (Tele)

button 

Multi

selector 

Image-quality/

Size button 

Flash/Sensitivity

(Thumbnail)

button 

Focus mode

(Delete)

button 

Flash-ready

lamp 

Autofocus

lamp 

Viewfinder

eyepiece

LCD

Monitor 

First Steps:

 Getting to Kno

w the COOLPIX 990

5

The lens section is attached to the camera body by a hinge that permits
the lens to be rotated through 270

°

.  For more information, see:

“First Steps: Taking a Picture” 

Control panel 

Lens 

Viewfinder 

DC-IN

connector

USB/serial

connector 

Diopter-adjust-

ment dial 

Photocell

Connector

for external

flash 

Battery-

chamber latch

Eyelet for

camera strap

Battery-

chamber

cover 

Memory-card

slot 

Tripod
socket

Built-in

flash 

VIDEO

OUT 

Red-eye

reduction

lamp