Colors produced by the P300 are good up to ISO 800--pleasing and vibrant. Exposure is consistently good, too, and if you need some help, Nikon's D-Lighting feature can be used in Playback mode. White balance is overall good; use the manual option when available, though. Also, like most compact cameras, highlights can blow out easily. Nikon's Backlight HDR (high dynamic range) mode can help even things out, though. Here's a larger view if you want to take a closer look.