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The Nikon D7000:

Nikon D7000

Launched in 2010 as a replacement for the excellent Nikon D90, the Nikon D7000 upped the ante introducing a brand new 16.2 megapixel sensor, full 1080p video mode, improved ISO capabilities, twin SD Card slots, improved AF system and weather sealing, and a host of other improvements over the Nikon D90.

Aimed at the serious amateur photographer, or even as a backup for a pro, this camera has 'winner' written all over it.

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Nikon D7000 Specifications:

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Manufacturer: Nikon
Model: D7000
MSRP: $1,199.95
Date Announced: 2010-09-15
Available Colors: Black
Sensor Format, Size: DX, 23.6 x 15.6mm
Sensor Type: CMOS
Total Pixels: 16.9 million
Effective Pixels: 16.2 million
Image Area (pixels): 4928 x 3264
Video Mode: 1080p 24 fps
LCD: 3", 921k dots, Super Density TFT-LCD
Shutter Type: Electronically controlled vertical-travel focal-plane
Shutter Speeds: 30s - 1/8000s, Bulb
Mirror Lock Up: Yes
ISO Range: Base: 100-6400 ISO
Expanded: 100-25,600 ISO
Storage Media: Two SD/SDHC/SDXC Slots
Storage System: NEF (14 Bit), JPEG, MOV
Exposure Modes: Aperture-Priority Auto (A)
Auto
Auto (flash off)
Manual (M)
Programmed Auto with flexible Program (P)
Shutter-Priority Auto (S)
Advanced Scene Modes: Autumn Colors, Beach / Snow, Blossom, Candlelight, Child, Close-up, Dusk / Dawn, Food, High Key, Landscape, Low Key, Night Landscape, Night Portrait, Party / Indoor, Pet Portrait, Portrait, Silhouette, Sports, Sunset
Metering System: TTL exposure metering using 2,016-pixel RGB sensor
Center Weighted
Spot
Metering Range: 0 to 20 EV (Matrix or center-weighted metering at ISO 100 equivalent, f/1.4 lens, at 20C/68F)
Exposure Compensation: +/-5 EV in increments of 1/3 or 1/2 EV
Exposure Lock: Yes
Exposure Bracketing: 2 to 3 frames in steps of 1/3, 1/2, 2/3, 1 or 2 EV
Shutter Release Modes: Continuous low-speed [CL]
Continuous high-speed [CH]
Live View [LV]
Self-timer
Single-frame [S]
White Balance: Auto (2 types)
Auto (TTL white balance with 2,016-pixel RGB sensor)
Cloudy
Direct Sunlight
Flash
Fluorescent (7 types)
Incandescent
Preset manual (up to 5 values can be stored)
Seven manual modes with fine-tuning
Shade
White Balance Bracketing: 2 or 3 exposures
White Balance Fine Tuning: By Kelvin color temperature setting (2,500 K to 10,000K)
Live View: Yes
Playback Functions: Auto image rotation
Calendar
Full frame
Highlight point display
Histogram display
Movie Playback
Shooting data
Slideshow
Sound playback
Thumbnail (4, 9 or 72 segments)
Zoom
Interface: Audio/Video out
HDMI
Hi-speed USB
NTSC/PAL
Stereo Microphone Input
Lens Mount: Nikon F bayonet mount
Compatible Lenses: AF-NIKKOR for F3AF not supported
AI-P NIKKOR: All functions supported except 3D color matrix metering II
DX AF NIKKOR: All functions possible
Electronic rangefinder can be used if maximum aperture is f/5.6 or faster
IX Nikkor lenses cannot be used
Non-CPU: Can be used in modes A and M; color matrix metering and aperture value display supported if user provides lens data (AI lenses only)
Other AF NIKKOR: All functions supported except 3D color matrix metering II
PC Micro-NIKKOR does not support some functions
Type G or D AF NIKKOR: All functions supported
Picture Angle: 1.5 times
Viewfinder: 100% Coverage Approx.
0.95x Magnification
19.5mm Eyepoint
Reflex Mirror: Quick-return type
Focusing Screen: Type B BriteView Clear Matte Mark II with AF area brackets
Depth-of-field Control: Yes
Autofocus System: 39 focus points (including 9 cross-type sensors)
AF-assist illuminator (range approx. 1 ft. 8in.-9 ft. 10 in.)
Finetuning
Nikon Multi-CAM 4800DX autofocus sensor module with TTL phase detection
Maximum Autofocus Areas/Points: 39
Autofocus Fine Tune: Yes
Focus Modes: Single Point, Dynamic and Auto-Area Modes
Focus Lock: Yes
Picture Control: Landscape
Monochrome
Neutral
Nine User-customizable Settings
Portrait
Standard
Vivid
In-Camera Image Editing: Color Balance
Color Outline
D-Lighting
Distortion Control
Edit Movie
Filter Effects
Fisheye
Image Overlay
Miniature Effect
Monochrome
NEF (RAW) Processing
Perspective Control
Quick retouch
Red-eye Correction
Resize
Side-by-Side Comparison
Straighten
Trim
Built-in Flash: Yes
External Flash Shoe: Yes
Dust-Off Reference Photo: Yes
Virtual Horizon Camera Indicator: Yes
Save/Load Camera settings: Yes
Nikon Creative Lighting System Compatibility: Yes
Flash Sync Speed: 1/250 sec
FP High Speed Sync: Yes
Flash Sync Modes: Front-curtain sync (normal)
Slow sync
Rear-curtain sync
Red-eye reduction
Red-eye reduction with slow sync
Flash Control: i-TTL Balanced fill-flash, standard i-TTL flash for digital SLR
Accessory Shoe: Yes
Self-timer: 2, 5, 10, 20 sec.
Batteries: EN-EL15 Lithium-ion
AC Adaptor: EH-5a AC Adapter
Battery Charger: MH-25 Quick Charger
Battery Life: 1,050 shots (CIPA)
Tripod Socket: 1/4 inch 20
Supported Languages: Arabic, Chinese (Simplified and Traditional), Danish, Dutch, English, Spanish, Finnish, French, Italian, German, Indonesian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Swedish, Czech, Norweigan, Thai, Turkish
Supplied Software: ViewNX 2 CD-ROM
Supplied Accessories:
  • EN-EL15 Rechargeable Li-ion Battery
  • MH-25 QuickCharger
  • DK-5 Eyepiece Cap
  • DK-21 Rubber Eyecup
  • UC-E4 USB Cable
  • EG-D2 Audio Video Cable
  • AN-DC1 Camera Strap
  • BM-11 LCD Monitor Cover
  • BF-1B Body Cap
  • BS-1 Accessory Shoe Cover
  • ViewNX 2 CD-ROM
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