Nikon 1 J2 is the latest addition to the Nikon 1 J series, advanced camera with interchangeable lenses. It creates a new form of image expression and offers a number of improvements in design and usability.

Nikon 1 cameras offer superior performance, as well as new forms of image expression and the enjoyment that goes along with them. In addition to the high-speed performance achieved with an advanced hybrid AF system, Nikon 1 cameras are also equipped with Nikon's exclusive compact and lightweight Nikon 1 lens mount. The cameras also enable new imaging experiences with features such as Motion Snapshot and Smart Photo Selector.

The J2 also offers a number of improvements in terms of design and usability. The elegant metal design is available in 6 colors to match the different personalities of the users. . A new Creative mode has been added to the four original shooting modes, allowing for easy specification of the desired shooting scenes from a total of eight options, including Night Landscape. What's more, the J2 can be turned on or off using the retractable lens barrel button on applicable lenses. Monitor visibility has also been increased with a high-resolution, 921k-dot LCD monitor.

The J2 is an excellent camera for those looking for a high-performance, easy-to-use camera that offers a variety of functions. It is an excellent choice for compact digital camera users accustomed to portability and easy operation who are taking the next step to an advanced camera with interchangeablelens system.

Nikon will also be releasing the new CX-format compatible 1 NIKKOR 11-27.5mm f/3.5-5.6 2.5x standard zoom lens along with the J2, which covers the 11–27.5-mm range of focal lengths (angle of view equivalent to 30–74-mm in 35-mm [135] format). The 1 NIKKOR 11-27.5mm f/3.5-5.6 is smaller and lighter than the current 1 NIKKOR VR 10-30mm f/3.5-5.6 standard zoom lens for greater portability.