Nikon D7100 DSLR Camera

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Nikon D7100 DSLR Camera The Nikon D7100 Digital SLR Camera is another compact high performing DSLR camera featuring high resolution image along with Full HD movie capability. A bundled option is the 18-105mm f/3.5 thru 5.6 Nikkor lens which is a multipurpose wide-angle thru telephoto zoom lens expressly engineered for the DX sensor format.

Autofocus on the Nikon D7100 is equal to professional-level Digital SLRs and features a 51-point viewing area using 15 cross-style sensors for distinguishing both horizontal and vertical variations to acquire fast, exact focus. The central cross-style sensor works to as small as f/8, which becomes a benefit when mounting compatible tele-converters. The Nikon D7100 features an optional 1.3x crop allowing you to move in nearer to your subject, along with providing more photo option sizes and quicker image processing, including a quicker 7fps burst rate.

The 24.1MP CMOS DX-format sensor included with the D7100 delivers superior photos with precise colors and, engineered without including a low-pass optical filter, it maximizes image resolution for extraordinarily sharp detailed features. The EXPEED 3 processor delivers stable, high-speed reaction, including up to 6 fps of continuous shooting speed The ISO sensitivity range expands all the way to 25600 ISO equivalent delivering sharp and detailed low-light photography with with less noise while subjects moving at a fast pace are captured with greater accuracy and a lesser amount of blur. At the lower ISO sensitivity end (ISO 100), images exhibit vibrant colors containing rich tones.

A 1229k-dot 3.2 inch TFT-color LCD monitor delivers 100% coverage for live view composition along with precise playback while the optical pentaprism viewfinder uses an OLED display unit for comprehensible viewing of the in camera settings without taking your eye away from the viewfinder. A pair of SD card slots provide large memory capability and the capacity to decide which photos go to which card. An on-board flash unit with commander mode is available for Advanced Wireless Lighting while a hot-shoe mount dor accessories is also available for mounting speedlights. The Nikon D7100 is light in weight and also durable featuring a alloy magnesium top and back covers while weather sealing prevents dust and moisture intrusion.

Full 1080p HD video is included with the D7100 and provides professional-quality control including manual exposure control,, continuous autofocus, an on-board stereo microphone along with external headphone and microphone jacks. Recording at 24, 25, 30, 50i, and 60i fps is possible while HDMI output provides for straight forward screening using an HDTV. Also using 720p HD you have the ability to record using 60p fps for silky slow-motion sequencing.

The D7100 accepts all NIKKOR F lenses, both FX and DX format, and can deliver wireless connectivity using the available Wireless WU-1a Mobile Adapter. Using the Nikon WU-1a and installing the free Nikon Wireless Mobile Utility application on your tablet or smartphone, you can share images instantly and use your tablet or phone for a Live Viewing monitor. Feb 21, 2013 ✓

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Body type Mid-size SLR  
Max resolution 6000 x 4000  
Other resolutions 6000 x 3368, 4800 x 3200, 4800 x 2696, 4494 x 3000, 4496 x 2528, 3600 x 2400, 3600 x 2024, 2992 x 2000, 2992 x 1680, 2400 x 1600, 2400 x 1344  
Image ratio w:h 3:2, 16:9  
Effective pixels 24.1 megapixels  
Sensor photo detectors 24.7 megapixels  
Sensor size APS-C (23.5 x 15.6 mm)  
Sensor type CMOS  
ISO ISO 100 6400, Lo-1 (ISO 50), Hi-1 (ISO 12,800), Hi-2 (ISO 25,600)  
White balance presets 12  
Custom white balance Yes  
Image stabilization Unknown  
Uncompressed format RAW  
Optics & Focus
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
Manual focus Yes  
Number of focus points 51  
Lens mount Nikon F mount  
Screen / viewfinder
Articulated LCD Fixed  
Screen size 3.2  
Screen dots 1,228,800  
Touch screen No  
Screen type Wide Viewing Angle TFT-LCD monitor  
Live view Yes  
Viewfinder type Optical (pentaprism)  
Viewfinder coverage 100 %  
Viewfinder magnification 0.94  
Photography features
Minimum shutter speed 30 sec  
Maximum shutter speed 1/8000 sec  
Aperture priority Yes  
Shutter priority Yes  
Manual exposure mode Yes  
Subject / scene modes Yes  
Built-in flash Yes (Pop-up)  
Flash range 12 m (at ISO 100)  
External flash Yes (Hot-shoe, Wireless)  
Flash modes Auto, On, Off, Red-eye, Slow sync, Rear curtain  
Continuous drive Yes (6 fps)  
Self-timer Yes (2 or 10 seconds)  
Metering modes
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Average
  • Spot
Exposure compensation 5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)  
AE Bracketing (2, 3, 5 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV, 2/3 EV, 1 EV, 2 EV steps)  
WB Bracketing Yes  
Videography features
  • MPEG-4
  • H.264
Microphone Stereo  
Speaker Mono  
Resolutions 1920 x 1080 (60, 50, 25, 24 fps), 1280 x 720 (60, 50 fps), 640 x 424 (30, 24 fps)  
Videography notes 1080i60, 1080p25 in NTSC countries, 1080i50, 1080p24 in PAL countries  
Storage types SD/SDHC/SDXC x 2 slots  
USB USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)  
HDMI Yes (Mini Type C)  
Wireless Built-In  
Remote control Yes (Optional, wired MC-DC2 or wireless WR-1 and WR-R10 )  
Environmentally sealed Yes (Water and dust resistant)  
Battery Battery Pack  
Battery description Lithium-Ion EN-EL15 rechargeable battery & charger  
Battery Life (CIPA) 950  
Weight (inc. batteries) 675 g (1.49 lb / 23.81 oz)  
Dimensions 136 x 107 x 76 mm (5.35 x 4.21 x 2.99)  
Other features
Orientation sensor Yes  
Timelapse recording Yes  
GPS Optional  
GPS notes GP-1




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