Nikon DF Manual

Nikon DF Manual is aimed to fulfill the needs toward information of both technical or instrumental issue among this digital camera product especially for Nikon DF.

Digital camera of the Nikon Df is built around the 16MP full frame sensor from the company’s flagship D4 with the processor and AF system borrowed from the comparatively affordable D610.

It has the same sensor overall score 89 of DxOMark with Nikon D4, the Nikon Df ranked first in a low-light test with 3279 ISO (Nikon D4 with 2965 ISO), but in practice the difference is small.

In a departure from the rest of Nikon’s DSLR lineup, the Df does not record video, only still images; while most reviews were generally positive, this and other built-in limitations of the camera were seen as negatives.

When Nikon DF was firstly released to the market?

The Nikon Df is a full-frame F-mount DSLR FX format camera announced by Nikon on November 5, 2013. Even if it’s already released quite long time ago, but this product is still relevant for nowadays use, especially for you who likes retro camera kind of style.

Nikon DF Specifications

Before to jump into the nikon df manual, here is the technical specification of the product. If you want to know more about the review feel free go to dpreview page at here.

Body type
Body type Mid-size SLR
Body material Magnesium alloy
Sensor
Max resolution 4928 x 3280
Other resolutions FX: 3696 x 2456, 2464 x 1640;
DX crop: 3200 x 2128,
2400 x 1592, 1600 x 1064
Image ratio w:h 3:02
Effective pixels 16 megapixels
Sensor photo detectors 17 megapixels
Sensor size Full frame (36 x 23.9 mm)
Sensor type CMOS
Processor Expeed 3
Color space sRGB, AdobeRGB
Color filter array Primary color filter
Image
ISO Auto, 100 – 12800
Boosted ISO (minimum) 50
Boosted ISO (maximum) 204800
White balance presets 12
Custom white balance Yes (4 spots)
Image stabilization No
Uncompressed format RAW + TIFF
JPEG quality levels Fine, normal, basic
File format JPEG (EXIF 2.3)
RAW (NEF)
TIFF
Optics & Focus
Autofocus Contrast Detect (sensor)
Phase Detect
Multi-area
Center
Selective single-point
Tracking
Single
Continuous
Face Detection
Live View
Autofocus assist lamp No
Number of focus points 39
Lens mount Nikon F
Focal length multiplier
Screen / viewfinder
Articulated LCD Fixed
Screen size 3.2″
Screen dots 921000
Touch screen No
Screen type TFT-LCD
Live view Yes
Viewfinder type Optical (pentaprism)
Viewfinder coverage 100%
Viewfinder magnification 0.7×
Photography features
Minimum shutter speed 30 sec
Maximum shutter speed 1/4000 sec
Exposure modes Program Auto
Shutter Priority
Aperture Priority
Manual
Built-in flash No
External flash Yes (via hot shoe or PC sync)
Flash modes Auto FP High-speed sync,
front-curtain sync,
rear-curtain sync,
redeye reduction,
Flash X sync speed 1/250 sec
Drive modes Single-frame
Continuous high
Continuous low
Mirror-up
Quiet shutter
Self-timer
Continuous drive 5.5 fps
Self-timer Yes (2, 5, 10, or 20 secs)
Metering modes Multi
Center-weighted
Spot
Exposure compensation ±3 (at 1/3 EV steps)
AE Bracketing ±3 (2, 3, 5 frames at 1/3 EV,
2/3 EV, 1 EV, 2 EV steps)
WB Bracketing Yes (2 or 3 shots in 1/3 or
1/2-stop intervals)
Videography features
Microphone None
Speaker Mono
Storage
Storage types SD/SDHC/SDXC card
Connectivity
USB USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
HDMI Yes (mini-HDMI)
Wireless Optional
Wireless notes via WU-1a
wireless mobile adapter
Remote control Yes (Cable release,
wireless remote)
Physical
Environmentally sealed Yes
Battery Battery Pack
Battery description EN-EL14/EN-EL14a lithium-ion battery and charger
Battery Life (CIPA) 1400
Weight (inc. batteries) 760 g (1.68 lb / 26.81 oz)
Dimensions 144 x 110 x 67 mm
(5.67 x 4.33 x 2.64″)
Other features
Orientation sensor Yes
Timelapse recording No
GPS None
GPS notes via GP-1 or GP-1A adapter

Nikon DF Manual

How much the price when Nikon DF firstly released?

In the first release, the Nikon DF can be purchased for $2749.95 (body only), $2999.95 / £2749.99 (with 50mm F1.8 lens).

And now, if you’re interested to own this compact digital camera device, you can get it in several online stores by paying of the Nikon Df 16.2 MP CMOS FX-Format Digital SLR Camera Body (Silver) $2,746.95 and about USD 1,00.00 for the used products.

Nikon DF Manual

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