Some examples of image smoothing can be when viewing the image at 100%, however at normal printing and web sizes it's not too much of a problem.
Colours are represented well by the Nikon Coolpix P520, being vibrant without being overly punchy.
The wide angle (24mm-35mm equivalent) of the Nikon P520's lens at the widest point of the optic provides a lot of scope for capturing wide-angle shots, such as landscapes.
Macro focusing enables you to get really close to the subject and fill the frame. It also results in a pleasing shallow depth of field effect.
Cross Process is one of the filters that can be found in the Effects section on the mode dial. Compare this image with a standard image shot below.
The same scene as above, but without any filter used.
High contrast monochrome suits a number of different subjects - including, but not limited to, landscapes.
Other creative functions include the ability to capture 16 frames in one shot.
The 24mm end of the telephoto optic enables capturing of a wide-angle of view.
Compared with the far telephoto end of the optic, image stabilisation has also done a great job of keeping everything sharp here.
Similarly, shot at the far end of the telephoto optic, the camera has produced a detailed image with a pleasing shallow depth of field.