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Nikon D750 Summary

24 Megapixels24 MegapixelsSingle Lens ReflexSingle Lens ReflexHigh ISO: ISO 6400 or more is available at full-resolution.High ISO: ISO 6400 or more is available at full-resolution.Level: Measures camera tilt and helps to keep the horizon level.Level: Measures camera tilt and helps to keep the horizon level.Continuous DriveContinuous DriveFull 1080p HD Video: 1920 x 1080 resolution or more but less than 4K.Full 1080p HD Video: 1920 x 1080 resolution or more but less than 4K.Manual Controls: Both fully-manual (M) and semi-automatic modes (T and V).Manual Controls: Both fully-manual (M) and semi-automatic modes (T and V).Custom White-Balance: Specifies exactly what should be white to the camera.Custom White-Balance: Specifies exactly what should be white to the camera.Action Photography: Shutter speeds of 1/1500 or more.Action Photography: Shutter speeds of 1/1500 or more.Night Photography: Reaches shutter-speeds longer than 4 seconds.Night Photography: Reaches shutter-speeds longer than 4 seconds.Hotshoe: Allows external flash units to be attached.Hotshoe: Allows external flash units to be attached.Spot MeteringSpot MeteringDepth-Of-Field Preview: Improve perception of DOF before shooting.Depth-Of-Field Preview: Improve perception of DOF before shooting.Weatherproof - Seals protect from dust, humidity and light splashing.Weatherproof - Seals protect from dust, humidity and light splashing.Accepts Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC), SDHC and SD memory.Accepts Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC), SDHC and SD memory.Neocamera detailed reviewNeocamera detailed review

Nikon D750 Assessment

The Nikon D750 is an interesting new full-frame DSLR optimized for video. It manages this by compromising slightly its photographic performance while still remaining close to other high-end Nikon offerings.

Image quality is certainly good and competitive among full-frame cameras. Noise is quite low while dynamic-range is high and metering quite sophisticated. Its 24 megapixels CMOS sensor is behind an anti-alias filter which prevents it from achieving critical sharpness.

The EXPEED 4 processor, introduced in the Nikon D810
Nikon D810
, takes part in the most sophisticated image-pipeline yet, with more latitude and precision to fine-tune JPEG output. Automatic WB is the main problem area, something which can be corrected with the most precise WB Fine-Tuning function on any digital camera, a 2-axis system with 25 and 49 steps on the B-A and G-M axis, respectively.

The D750 is also fast and completely responsive until its relatively shallow internal-buffer gets full. The new 51-point Phase-Detect AF system is top-notch and sensitive to -3 EV, the most of any Nikon camera.

The conundrum is obviously deciding how important video is to you and if it justifies stepping down from the top-notch image-quality offered by the D610
Nikon D610
or D810 professional full-frame DSLRs.

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PROS CONS
Very low image-noise Slight image softness
Good dynamic-range Poor Automatic White-Balance
Exceptional metering Instant review delay
Extremely fast AF Inconsistent Live-view
Generally responsive Bizarre Auto ISO
Unmatched image-parameter flexibility Exposure Delay mode hidden in menu
Good build quality
Excellent battery-life
GoodGood Good

Related Information

Sister Models
Nikon D810
Nikon D810
- 36 MP, No Anti-Alias Filter, ISO 32 Min, 1/8000s, 5 FPS, No WiFi
Nikon D610
Nikon D610
- ISO 25600 Max, No Highlight-Weighed Metering, 39-Point AF, No WiFi, 1080p @ 30 FPS
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By Neocamera on 2014-12-01

Nikon D750 Highlights


SLR digital camera

Sensor-Size: 36 x 24mm

Full-Frame Sensor

Actual size when viewed at 100 DPI

24 Megapixels DSLRISO 50-51200
Nikon F Mount
1X FLM
Shutter 1/4000-30s
100% Coverage
Extra Large Viewfinder
Full manual controls, including Manual Focus
2 Axis Digital LevelCustom white-balance with 2 axis fine-tuning
WeatherproofSpot-Metering
Built-in Dust ReductionHot-Shoe
6.5 FPS Drive, 87 ImagesStereo audio input
1920x1080 @ 60 FPS Video RecordingLithium-Ion Battery
3.2" LCD 1.2 MegapixelsSecure Digital Extended Capacity x 2
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