A number of Nikon 1 J1 reviewers who reviewed this digital camera mentioned that it was able to produce good images. Albie gave it a very good review and mentioned five years ago “The Nikon 1 cameras are very good in both pictures and video”. Albie also said “For video, you probably will need to put VR on 'active.' This is currently the best camera for both very good pictures AND very good video”. Allegra Jay scored the product 5 stars and she mentioned “Brilliant, great for novices and experts alike - love the moving picture feature”.
Twelve Nikon 1 J1 owners said in their reviews that the product had a good picture resolution. Four years ago Sierraq mentioned on Amazon “Just the fact that it auto-focuses during normal-speed video shooting is a plus point”. Sierraq also mentioned “Shooting with it is easy enough”. Photographyblog.com said in their review of the Nikon 1 J1 on PhotographyBlog.com “Exceptional continuous shooting rates - up to 60 fps”.
Some customers who bought it reckoned that it had a good image sensor. Doug rated it 4 stars and he mentioned four years ago “The macro function (I photograph flowers a lot) is incredible The sensor may only be 10M pixels” in his review. Mi wrote on Amazon “Easy Peezy! The sensor size 10MP is more than you will need” in her review. Mrshev wrote in their review on Amazon “Great sensor and lens.”.
Eight people who bought it said that it was good in low light. Andregraz wrote in their review of the Nikon 1 J1 on Amazon “Absolutely amazing, after updating firmware to version 1.2 every shot is clean even in low light and the movies are really fantastic”. Bob he wrote on Amazon two years ago “Image quality in terms of color rendition/accuracy, sharpness and noise, particularly under low-light conditions, is stunning compared to any point” in his review of the Nikon 1 J1. David wrote in his review of this digital camera on Amazon four years ago “The advanced CMOS processor allows for better shots in low light than my previous camera”.
One person who reviewed it reckoned that it was good at handing highlights and shadows in pictures. Expertreviews.co.uk mentioned in their review of the Nikon 1 J1 on expert website Expert Reviews “Stunning videos are the highlights.”.