Nikon D3S DSLR Camera
Digital Camera Description
The Nikon D3S is a Professional DSLR with a Full-Frame sensor and a Nikon F lens mount. Its 12 Megapixels CMOS sensor offers an ISO 200-12800 sensitivity range which is expandable to ISO 100-102400. This makes it possible to shoot hand-held in very 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 D3S features a 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 D3S is performed via an extra large reflex optical viewfinder with 0.70X magnification and 100% coverage.
|Sensor||12 Megapixels CMOS||Sensor Size||36 x 24mm
|Anti-Alias Filter||Yes||Sensor Aspect||3:2 Aspect-Ratio|
|Sensitivity||ISO 200 - 12800 *Expanded range: 100-102400||Shutter-Speed||1/8000 - 30s|
|Lens Mount||Nikon F Mount||Crop Factor||1X|
|Filter Diameter||N / A||Focus System||Phase-Detect *3D Subject Tracking, Group-based area AF|
|Viewfinder Type||Reflex OVF||Viewfinder Size||0.70X - 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|
|White Balance||Auto , Presets, Custom||White Balance Tuning||2 Axis, 13 steps|
|Continuous Drive||9 FPS, 130 JPEG, 36 RAW *11 FPS in DX Crop mode||Self Timer||Yes *2s, 5s, 10s 20s|
|Command Dials||2||DOF Preview||Yes|
|Digital Level||1 Axis||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||No||Flash Sync|
|Video Capture||1280x720 @ 24 FPS 19:9||Sound Input|
|Memory||Compact Flash x 2||GPS||No|
|Battery||Lithium-Ion||Battery Life||4200 *CIPA Standard|
|Size||160 x 157 x 88mm (W x H x D)||Weight||1240g|
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Nikon D3S Highlights
Sensor-Size: 36 x 24mm
Actual size when viewed at 100 DPI
|12 Megapixels DSLR||ISO 100-102400|
|Nikon F Mount|
Extra Large Viewfinder
|Full manual controls, including Manual Focus|
|1 Axis Digital Level||Custom white-balance with 2 axis fine-tuning|
|9 FPS Drive, 130 Images||Hot-Shoe & Sync-Port|
|1280x720 @ 24 FPS Video Recording||Lithium-Ion Battery|
|3" LCD 920K Pixels||Compact Flash x 2|
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