For Your Safety

• Do not short or disassemble the


• Do not expose the battery to flame

or to excessive heat.

• Do not immerse in or expose to


• Do not transport or store with met-

al objects such as necklaces or hair-

• Batteries are prone to leakage

when fully discharged. To avoid
damage to the product, be sure to
remove the battery when no
charge remains.

• When the battery is not in use, at-

tach the terminal cover and store
in a cool place.

• Immediately after use, or when the

product is used on battery power
for an extended period, the battery
may become hot. Before removing
the battery, turn the camera off
and allow the battery to cool.

• Discontinue use immediately should

you notice any changes in the bat-
tery, such as discoloration or defor-

Use appropriate cables

When connecting cables to the in-
put and output jacks, use only the
cables provided or sold by Nikon
for the purpose, to maintain com-
pliance with product regulations.

Keep out of reach of children

Particular care should be taken to
prevent infants from putting the
battery or other small parts into
their mouths.

Removing memory cards

Memory cards may become hot
during use. Observe due caution
when removing memory cards
from the camera.

The CD-ROMs on which the soft-
ware and manuals are distributed
should not be played back on au-
dio CD equipment. Playing CD-
ROMs on an audio CD player could
cause hearing loss or damage the

Observe caution when operat-
ing the flash

Using the flash close to your sub-
ject’s eyes could cause temporary
visual impairment. Particular care
should be observed if photograph-
ing infants, when the flash should
be no less than one meter (39")
from the subject.

Avoid contact with liquid crys-

Should the monitor break, care
should be taken to avoid injury due
to broken glass and to prevent liq-
uid crystal from the monitor touch-
ing the skin or entering the eyes or