How can you take the perfect picture using a low-end camera? You cannot! Good photography needs a good camera. A good camera needs a thoughtful mind, not dummies, it needs an expert or a future expert. A while ago we gave you the Canon EOS Rebel t3i review and now it’s time for another review […]
Nikon has posted firmware updates for the Df, D5200 and D3200. As well as a number of minor bugs and performance issues, support has been added to the D3200 and D5200 for the new collapsible AF-S DX 18-55mm F3.5–5.6G VR II, allowing them to display an error message if the camera is turned on with the lens in its collapsed state. Read more and get the updates
Nikon has chosen the media shoutfest that is CES to announce the D3300 SLR, an update to the – that’s right – D3200. It comes with a new sensor, a faster processor, a different crappy kit lens and this year’s … Read more ›
On the heels of the popular D3200, Nikon has made some upgrades on this popular entry level DSLR that value to a great value package. On a topline, you get ISO range of up to 25,600, a sweet compact size, and the new EXSPEED 4 processor. Oh, right 24.2 megapixels to make full use of […]
CES 2014: Nikon has released its D3300 entry-level DSLR, which replaces 2012's D3200. The D3300 gets a new 24.2 megapixel CMOS sensor with no optical low-pass filter, as well as an 'Expeed 4' image processor. The camera's ISO range now tops out at 25,600 and continuous shooting has increased to 5 fps. Show More Summary
Owners of some of Nikon's entry and mid-range DSLRs are reporting that a recent firmware update broke support for their third-party batteries. The firmware update for the Nikon D3200, D3100, D5100, D5200 and CoolPix P7700 cameras claimed to report remaining charge more accurately for the EN-EL14a lithium-ion battery. Show More Summary
Nikon released a firmware update for its D3100, D3200, D5100, D5200 and Coolpix P7700 cameras during November, which only seemed to change how battery life was measured for a specific pack (the EN-EL14a, if you were wondering). Well, that's what the...
Nikon has posted firmware updates for the following cameras: D3100, D3200, D5100, D5200, and P7700. More accurate detection of the remaining charge for the EN-EL14a rechargeable li-ion battery is the only fix. Get the update
Nikon has released distortion correction data v1.009, adding support for additional lenses for the D4, D90, D600, D800, D800E, D3100, D3200, D5000, D5100, D5200, D7000 and D7100. The latest update means these cameras can now correct distortion in 107 Nikkor lenses. Show More Summary
The spring cashback season is in full swing, with Nikon announcing that six of its cameras purchased in the UK or Ireland are eligible for money back claims between today (14 March) and 31 May 2013. Wanting a D3100, D3200, D5100, D5200, D7000, or D600? Now is your time to pounce. The D3100 has £30 [...]
Nikon has posted firmware updates for a number of its DSLRs. Updates for the D600, D800, D4, D3s, D3x, D3, D7000 and D3200 include support for the AF-S Nikkor 800mm f/5.6E FL ED VR lens. The D600 and D800 see an improvement to the subject tracking performance in continuous autofocus mode when shooting using the optical viewfinder. Show More Summary
Nikon and Canon UK have announced Spring 2013 rebates with savings ranging from £30-£235. The Nikon offer applies to D3100, D3200, D5100, D5200, D700 and D600 digital SLRs. The rebates are available on purchases made between March 14th- May 31st 2013. Show More Summary
Nikon will follow inexpensive SLR D3200 and D5200 devices produced a model which will start a new line of low cost cameras. Nikon D7100 camera is a successor to the D7000, which is different from the 24.1-megapixel matrix format DC CMOS processor and EXPEED 3, similar to that used in Nokia D5200. Show More Summary
You talkin' to me? Ric Berryman shot this photo of a peacock with attitude at the Los Angeles County Arboretum in Arcadia on Dec. 14. He used a Nikon D3200 with a with a Nikon 70-300mm lens. ALSO: Quiz: Test...
Finally being released in the states, Nikon announced the D5200, with 24.1 mp, DX sensor, and an articulated screen. After months being out in Europe, not sure why the delay to the US, but….. This is a small step up from the D3200, but at a price point of $900. msrp, the extras are well [...]
Nikon has some cool features in its WU-1A wifi dongle for the D3200. This sweet $60 dongle adds wifi capabilities to the D3200, adding a nice range of features like the ability to watch the Liveview display on a smart phone, or takeShow More Summary
The Nikon WU-1a and WU-1b are dongles for D3200 and D600 cameras respectively and allow a smartphone app to see the current viewfinder image, snap photos, and share them wirelessly. If you have a different Nikon DSLR you'll need the WT-4 Wireless Transmitter ($1000) or a WT-5A Wireless Transmitter ($877) for the same functionality. More »
Here’s a pretty tricky piece of consumer electronics reverse engineering. [Joe Fitz] came across the Nikon WU-1a. It’s a dongle that plugs into a Nikon D3200 camera, producing a WiFi connection which can be picked up and controlled from a smart phone. The app shows you the current image from the viewfinder, allows you to [...]
Nikon has announced the D5200 - an upper entry-level DSLR that improves on the D5100 by offering a 24MP CMOS sensor (probably the same one we've seen in the D3200), 1080p/60i movie capability, a side-articulated 921K dot 3.0" tilt/swivel LCD and new processing filters. Show More Summary
Happy Halloween: It's a safe bet the zombie costumes will be out in full force tonight. Flickr user Chigrboy2012 took this photo of a zombie Sept. 22 using a Nikon D3200. ALSO: Submit your photos Southern California Moments best of....