Nikon COOLPIX L340 Reference Manual

Using the Zoom

Using the Zoom

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Using the Zoom

When you move the zoom control, the zoom 
lens position changes.

• To zoom in: Move toward g

• To zoom out: Move toward f

When you turn the camera on, the zoom 
moves to the maximum wide-angle position.

• A zoom indicator is displayed on the 

shooting screen when the zoom control is 
moved.

• Digital zoom, which allows you to further 

magnify the subject up to approximately 4× 
the maximum optical zoom ratio, can be activated by moving and holding 
the zoom control toward 

g when the camera is zoomed in to the maximum 

optical zoom position.

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Digital Zoom

The zoom indicator changes to blue when the digital zoom is activated, and it 
changes to yellow when the zoom magnification is increased further.
• Zoom indicator is blue: Image quality is not noticeably reduced by using the 

Dynamic Fine Zoom.

• Zoom indicator is yellow: There may be cases in which image quality is noticeably 

reduced.

• The indicator remains blue across a wider area when the image size is smaller.

Wide-angle

Telephoto

Optical zoom Digital zoom