Nikon D3100 Digital SLR Camera
The Nikon D3100 is a beautiful entry level camera from the experts at Nikon. With 14.2 megapixels, Full HD video recording with autofocus, higher resolution and expanded sensitivity range, this camera stands above the other beginner level cameras. Easily capture the beauty of life’s fleeting moments with the new compact and light weight Nikon D3100.
A feature-rich digital SLR camera that surprises you with simplicity, and positively delights with superb results. Whether shooting casual snapshots, a delicately composed still life or full HD movies, you’ll love the ease with which D3100 does it all. The function buttons are conveniently located and the Guide menu smoothly moves the user through settings, image processing and playback.
This is a small and light DSLR due to its poly-carbonate body and will meet the expectations of buyers in this range.
The refined Guide Mode along with Scene Auto Selector will make capturing the shots you want a breeze, regardless of skill level. Featuring a 14.2 Megapixel DX CMOS Image Sensor in combination with the new EXPEED 2 processor, the D3100 delivers outstanding subject detail and smooth colour gradation with low image noise. With improved Live View that emulates the experience of using a compact camera and new AF-F Continuous Focus mode for keeping moving subjects in focus during movie recording, the D3100 is the ideal camera for users making the step-up to DSLR.
The camera also boasts a large 3.0 inch LCD screen, high sensitivity up to ISO3200 for low-light photography, and Face Detection that will detect up to 35 faces in the frame.
The 11-point autofocus system will make sure everything is in focus and ensures razor-sharp images to capture even the most fleeting of expressions or movements. Additionally, the bright viewfinder means you can see and focus precisely on the image you want to capture, quickly and easily. Live View with Scene Auto Selector is an intuitive and familiar way of taking pictures, useful for those who have only used a compact camera, and makes it easy to compose images using the LCD monitor. Scene Auto Selector will select the best mode for the scene and subject you want to capture, and Fulltime servo AF (AF-F) mode keeps subjects in focus without the need to press the shutter release button. Live View will also recognize as many as 35 faces at a time and even if people in the frame move, the camera will continue tracking and focusing on them.
If you looking to enter the world of DSLR photography, the Nikon D3100 will definitely impress and take your photography to a level above that produced by standard compact cameras.
Movie Feature – captures Full HD video** with audio up to 1920x1080p resolution at 24 frames per second in H.264/M-PEG4 format. In-camera editing and effects available. You can even extract still images from movie footage.
Key Points :
- 14.2 megapixels DX-format CMOS image sensor
- High sensitivity ISO 100-3200, extendable up to 12800
- 11-point Autofocus system
- D-Movie ¡V full HD (1920 x 1080) movie
- 3-inch high-resolution LCD
- Dual Integrated dust reduction system