Which New Camera: So Many Choices
In the world of cameras, there are a wide range of choices. How do you choose the right camera for yourself? The answer to that question is really dependent upon what you will use it for and how often. In this blog today, we will be highlighting several cameras from Nikon® from the basic entry level DSLR (Digital Single Lens Reflex) to the mighty workhorse of the Nikon family. DSLR cameras are a step up from your basic point and shoot cameras. These cameras are for the more serious hobbyist who want to take their hobby a step further and have more control over camera settings, such as ISO, Shutter Speed, F-Stop, etc. Here are the cameras we will be reviewing:
The Nikon D3400 is an entry level DSLR and stouts impressive 24.2 megapixel images and 1080p Full High Definition videos. The camera kit comes with the new Nikkor 18-55mm VR (Vibration Reduction) lens. For those of you who are smart phone users because you like to share instantly to social media, the D3300 solves that issue for you with the optional WU-1a Wireless Adapter $59.95 direct fromNikon. The adapter sends the images you capture to your smartphone. It even has the ability to allow you to use your smartphone to remotely capture the images from your camera. The D3400 is small and lightweight and has a compact design. It comes in Red, Black, and Grey. It is now on sale direct from Nikon USA for $499.95. Click here for more information and to see the full specs.
The Nikon D7200 is and advanced DSLR for more serious shooters. This camera is ideal for you if you want to take full control of your images shooting in the RAW format. This camera boasts as it is Nikon’s first DSLR with built in Wi-Fi. It has a 24.2 megapixel sensor for capturing pure, sharp images. It also can produce Full HD video and has a built-in stereo mic, whereas previous DSLRs only had one channel audio. The standard Kit includes the AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR lens and retails for $1,299.95. If you are upgrading from a previous Nikon DSLR and already have lenses, you can purchase body only for $999.95. Click here for more information and to see the full specs.
The Nikon D810 is for ideal for professional photographers. This camera is absolutely one of Nikon’s greatest gems. It boasts a 36.3 megapixel sensor. It is a full frame DSLR capturing the full frame of your viewfiender. The kit comes with a 24-120mm F/4 VR Lens. It is a great camera for capturing everything from portraits to landscapes and events. This camera takes video to the next level when it comes to DSLR video. One of it’s highlighted features is that it has an ISO Auto Adjust feature which allows videographers to move between dark and light scenes without and frame rate adjustments. For the sports photographer, it captures 5 fps at full resolution. It retails with the kit lens for $3,199.95. For body only, the price tag is 2,499.95. For more info and full specs, click here.
The Nikon D5 is the workhorse of the ultimate professional. It is Nikon’s most expensive camera. It is a 20.8 megapizel camera with the widest ISO range ever in a Nikon full frame camera. It has 153 focus points, 99 cross type sensors and its very own dedicated processor. It shoots 4k Ultra High definition video and has professional grade video features. It also boast 12 fps continuous shooting with full Autofocus and Autlock performance. It boasts up to 200 shots in a single burst…Wow, talk about powerful for a sports photographer. This camera retails for $6,499.95 and does not have a lens option. For more infor on The D5, click here.