Nikon D300 DSLR Camera
Digital Camera Description
The Nikon D300 is a Professional DSLR with an APS-C sensor and a Nikon F lens mount. Its 12 Megapixels CMOS sensor offers an ISO 200-3200 sensitivity range which is expandable to ISO 100-6400. This makes it possible to shoot hand-held in relatively low-light. With 12 MP of resolution, sharp prints are possible up to at 240 DPI.
This camera features a mechanic shutter that can expose for 1/8000 to 30s. Bulb exposures of an unspecified duration are possible with this camera. With a fastest shutter-speed of 1/8000, fast action can easily be frozen. Night photography is possible using this digital camera due to its long exposure capability. This camera model offers Full Manual Controls.
The Nikon D300 features a 51-point Phase-Detect AF system. Autofocus can continuously adjust according to subject distance. A Real-Time Autofocus Tracking System allows focus to follow a moving subject within the frame. Manual Focus is also available.
Dual controls-dials offer direct access to most exposure parameters which makes this digital camera suitable for advanced photographers. The weatherproof construction of this digital camera protects it against adverse weather, dust and moisture. Framing on the Nikon D300 is performed via a large reflex optical viewfinder with 0.95X magnification and 100% coverage. This magnification is equivalent to 0.63X on a Full-Frame camera.
|Sensor||12 Megapixels CMOS||Sensor Size||24 x 16mm
|Anti-Alias Filter||Yes||Sensor Aspect||3:2 Aspect-Ratio|
|Sensitivity||ISO 200 - 3200 *Expanded range: 100-6400||Shutter-Speed||1/8000 - 30s|
|Lens Mount||Nikon F Mount||Crop Factor||1.5X|
|Filter Diameter||N / A||Focus System||51-point Phase-Detect, Assist-lamp *3D Tracking, Group-based area AF|
|Viewfinder Type||Reflex OVF||Viewfinder Size||0.95X - 100% Coverage|
|Display Attachment||Fixed||Display Size||920K Pixels 3" LCD 100% Coverage|
|Exposure Modes||P, A, T, M, B||Scene Modes||None|
|Metering||Multi-Segment, Center-Weighed, Average, Spot||Bracketing||9 Shots ±1 EV|
|Exposure Compensation||±5 EV, 1/3, 1/2 or 1 EV||Flash Compensation||-3..+1 EV, 1/3, 1/2 or 1 EV|
|White Balance||Auto , Presets, Custom||White Balance Tuning||2 Axis, 13 steps|
|Continuous Drive||6 FPS, 100 JPEG, 28 RAW *8 FPS mode with optional battery-grip||Self Timer||Yes *2s, 5s, 10s, 20s|
|Command Dials||2||DOF Preview||Yes|
|Digital Level||Tripod Mount||Yes|
|Remote Trigger||Wired||Eye-Start Sensor||No|
|Interval Timer||Yes||Multiple Exposure||Yes|
|Image Formats||JPEG RAW||Flash Ports||Hot-Shoe Sync-Port|
|Built-In Flash||Yes (GN 17)||Flash Sync||1/250s|
|Video Capture||Sound Input|
|Battery||Lithium-Ion||Battery Life||1000 *CIPA Standard, 50% flash use.|
|Size||147 x 114 x 74mm (W x H x D)||Weight||903g|
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Nikon D300 Highlights
Sensor-Size: 24 x 16mm
Actual size when viewed at 100 DPI
|12 Megapixels DSLR||ISO 100-6400|
|Nikon F Mount|
|Full manual controls, including Manual Focus|
|Weatherproof||Custom white-balance with 2 axis fine-tuning|
|Built-in Dust Reduction||Spot-Metering|
|6 FPS Drive, 100 Images||Hot-Shoe & Sync-Port|
|3" LCD 920K Pixels||Lithium-Ion Battery|
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