Nikon D3300 with 13 special effects for new photographers

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Nikon D3000 is the successor to the Nikon D3200. Image: kenrockwell.com

Nikon has announced the Nikon D3300, a new entry-level DSLR to its line-up on January 6, 2014 in Melville, NY.  Among the key features of this Nikon D3200 successor are a body which is 30% smaller and 25% lighter. Other key features of the Nikon D3300 include a native ISO range from 100-12,800, expandable up to ISO 25,600, an EXPEED 4 processing engine, 5fps continuous shooting, an 11-point AF system with a cross-type sensor in the centre and a 420-pixel RGB metering sensor with Nikon’s Scene Recognition System.

The D3300 also supports 1080/60p Full HD video recording and comes with a newly developed collapsible, 18-55mm F3.5-5.6 VR II kit lens. The lens newly developed collapsible kit lens is 30% smaller and 20% lighter than the exisiting 18-55mm. Nikon’s latest HD-SLR is also capable of high-speed continuous shooting at up to 5 frames-per-second (fps), great for the fast-moving action of a foot ball game or music concert.

The Nikon D3300 is packed with high performance features that make shooting easy and enjoyable, even in difficult shooting situations such as fast action sports and low-light scenes. A wide 100-12,800 (expandable up to 25,600) ISO range helps surety top-quality photos and video in challenging light while an 11-point Autofocus System is ready to capture fleeting moments while easily keeping pace with even the most active toddler.

New Special Effects

Nikon D3300 also has 13 Special Effects mode makes it easy to add a touch of artistry to photos and movies, so users can have a lot of fun shooting accurate photos and movies. Options include Pop, which brightens colors by increasing the saturation; Toy Camera, which creates a retro effect; and Easy Panorama, which creates spectacular panoramas of vast landscapes or city skylines. From low-light scenes to beautiful portraits, Nikon’s acclaimed Guide Mode continues to help photographers understand camera settings and learn the basics so it’s easy to capture great movies and photos.

Nikon D3300 is ready to help create and share incredible stories through beautiful images and HD video. With the help of the optional WU-1a Wireless Mobile Adapter2, users can take advantage of Wi-Fi connectivity for prompt uploading of images and videos to a smart device for easy sharing through social media networks. Photos taken with the Nikon D3300 can be sent directly from the camera to any Android™ or iOS™ smart device, ready for easy upload to social networking sites like Pinterst, Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.

The Nikon D3300 doesn’t just make it easy to capture great photos; this camera makes it wonderfully simple to record stunning movies too. Nikon’s newest HD-SLR is ready at a moment’s notice to help users create splendid Full 1080p HD video with vivid color and sharp details, up to 60p. Capturing superb HD video is easy with the Nikon D3300. The assistance of Full-time AF (autofocus) to help keep elusive subjects in focus, and a one-touch recording button so not to miss any moment. If you want to learn to make a movie or a video clip, then the various features on the Nikon D3300 will facilitate all the filming process, so you can be reliable in the future filmmakers.

Nikon D3000 Key Features:
  •     24MP sensor
  •     11 AF points
  •     ISO range: 100-12800 (25,600)
  •     EXPEED4 image processing engine with excellent noise reduction processing
  •     Continuous shooting at 5 fps
  •     3″ LCD screen
  •     Scene mode corresponding to the scene of the six most frequently used
  •     Guide function
  •     13 special effect modes
  •     New kit lens: 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR II
With the new 24.2-megapixel Nikon D3300 and compact 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR II lens, capturing family occasions, birthday party, make a beautiful portrait, holiday, landscape photography or the game-winning goal with clarity and brilliant image quality is effortless. Nikon D3300 sports a brand-new body incorporating carbon fiber, which is at once just slightly smaller, and designed to offer better ergonomics. The main competitor of this camera is Canon EOS 700D. Nikon D3300 is intended for beginners, but professional photographers also will love this camera.
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Nikon D3000 in red, gray and black. Image: asia.cnet.com

The Nikon D3300, kitted with the AF-S NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR II lens, will be available in early February 2014 in Red, Black, and Grey for a suggested retail price of US$649.95.

 The AF-S NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR II will be available at the same time as the D3300, and will also be sold separately for US$249.95.  TheAF-S NIKKOR 35mm f/1.8G lens will be available on February 20, 2014 for a suggested retail price of US$599.95.

The Nikon D3300 is an excellent choice for budding photographers at the start of their D-SLR voyage. Before you decide to buy the latest camera from Nikon, then you can go to some camera shops, so you can compare the Nikon D3300 to the Canon EOS 700D. Feel both advanced camera is in your hand, and please try some of their advanced features, then you can take the right decision. You can also see the difference with other similar DSLR cameras and mirrorless cameras.