Nikon D300s Digital SLR Camera Body
Engineered with professional level features and performance, the 12.3-effective-megapixel Nikon D300 combines spanking new technologies with highly developed features inherited from Nikon's newly announced D3 professional digital SLR camera to offer serious photographers extraordinary performance combined with agility.
Nikon D300 features Nikon's exclusive EXPEED Image Processing System that is fundamental to driving the speed and processing power needed for many of the camera's new features. The Nikon D300 features a new 51-point autofocus system with Nikon's 3D Focus Tracking feature and two new LiveView shooting modes that allow users to frame a photograph using the camera's high-resolution LCD monitor.
Advanced Live View Technology permits users to compose photos and video with the camera's bright, 920,000 dot LCD. HD Video is captured in true broadcast-quality 1280 x 720 at a smooth, cinematic 24 frames per second. An incorporated mono microphone allows you to capture spontaneous audio with video, and a 3.5mm stereo input offers higher quality options for professional applications.
The Nikon D300 reacts with lightning speed, powering up in a mere 0.13 seconds and shooting with an unnoticeable 45-millisecond shutter release lag time. The Nikon D300 is proficient of shooting at a rapid six frames per second and can go as fast as eight frames per second when using the optional MB-D10 multi-power battery pack. In continuous bursts, the Nikon D300 can shoot up to 100 shots at full 12.3-megapixel resolution.
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