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DX NIKKOR Lenses

Nikon Digital SLRs FX and DX sensors

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Extend Your Reach with Nikon 1 Cameras and the FT-1 Mount Adapter

Extend your reach with your favorite NIKKOR lenses on a…

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Nikon 1 Advanced Camera with Interchangeable Lens System

Revolutionary camera system designed for today’s picture taker.

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CX Format Image Sensor

Nikon 1 digital cameras utilize the Nikon CX-format super high speed AF CMOS imaging sensor.

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1 NIKKOR Technology: Retractable Lens Barrel

Retractable lens barrel technology offers ultra-compact lens design.

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The DX and FX Formats

Understand the differences between the formats to determine which is the one for you.

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Virtual Horizon
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Virtual Horizon

Electronic Virtual Horizon will help ensure level horizons in your images.

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Exposure Compensation When Using i-TTL Gets Easier with the D4/D4s

Exposure compensation and flash compensation can be…

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Remotely taking photographs

Flexible wired & wireless remote shooting options expand your photo taking capabilities

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3D Color Matrix Metering II

This system of evaluating light determines the best possible exposure for a particular…

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Nikon F-Mount

The Nikon F-mount makes a host of lenses available to photographers.

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3D Focus Tracking

3D focus tracking automatically shifts the focus point to follow the movement of the subject. With the…

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D-Movie Mode

Nikon advances D-Movie functionality with groundbreaking technologies.

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Wired and Wireless File Transfer

Wired or wireless options lets you transfer image files from the camera to computer when…

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ISO Control

For digital photography, ISO refers to the sensitivity of the camera's sensor. The ISO setting is one of…

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Active D-Lighting

Active D-Lighting optimizes high contrast images to restore the shadow and highlight details that are…

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AF Area Modes
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AF Area Modes

Nikon’s three AF area modes—single point AF, dynamic area AF and auto area AF—are designed to handle any…

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Moiré & False Color

The role of the optical low pass filter in D-SLRs.

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Live View Shooting Modes

Live View Shooting Mode enables you to view and compose the shot without looking through the…

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51-Point Autofocus System

The 51-point AF system positions 51 points of focus within the frame to allow photographers to…

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Macro Lenses

Reproduce objects up to life size using a Nikon Micro-NIKKOR Lens

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Scene Recognition System and Advanced SRS

Nikon's SRS and Advanced SRS recognize the position, color, tones and…

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Using legacy NIKKOR lenses with the Nikon Df

How to set the Df to accept legacy Non-Ai or Ai lenses

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Vibration Reduction

Vibration Reduction (VR) is an image stabilization technology that minimizes blur caused by camera…

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View the new Stop Motion film from PES

PES, the creator of some of the most widely viewed stop-motion films of all time including the shortest film to ever be nominated for an Academy Award debuts his latest film Submarine Sandwich.
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