The Nikon L12 is a suitable camera for everyday users who want to take simple, casual photos of friends and families without dropping a lot of money on features they'll never use. The L12 is geared to anticipate the needs of the casual user. Face-detection technology helps focus portraits and capture the smiles and expressions you want to remember forever. The Nikon D-Lighting and RedEye Fix help spruce up a photo after the fact, making for the best final picture possible, even if you didn't take the best picture possible at first. Simple, easy-to-use, and with a nice, compact design, the L12 is a great choice for uncomplicated photography.