We have just received an updated specifications document for the D100 D-SLR from Nikon Europe. This new document adds and updates several important specifications. HOWEVER, this document does note that these specifications are as "expected to be..." Some of the more notable additions are continuous shooting (3 fps, max 6 JPEG's), the camera will output EXIF 2.2 (EXifPrint) compatible image files. UPDATE: Confirimed, Nikon Capture 3 will not be included with the camera (optional extra).
Nikon D100 specifications (expected to be...)
Updated specifications are highlighted in green
|Sensor||CCD, 23.7 x 15.6 mm|
|Sensor total pixels||3110 x 2030 (6.31 megapixel)|
|Sensor effective pixels||3026 x 2018 (6.11 megapixel)|
|Final image size||3008 x 2000 (RAW images are recorded as 3034 x 2024)|
|Sensor CFA||Primary (GRGB)|
|Pixel pitch||7.8 µm x 7.8 µm|
|Analog to digital converter||12-bit|
|Optical filter||IR cut & Optical LPF (uses LiNB)|
|Sensitivity|| Auto (200 - 800) -
enabled via custom func.
ISO 200 - 1600 (ISO 1600 available through CSM)
|Image sizes|| 3008 x 2000 (L)
2240 x 1488 (M)
1504 x 1000 (S)
|Image formats|| JPEG (EXIF 2.2)
Uncompressed RAW (12-bit per pixel)
JPEG/TIFF - 3008 x 2000
RAW - 3034 x 2024
|Color mode|| I (sRGB)
II (Adobe RGB)
III (sRGB - more green for colourful landscapes)
|Lens mount||Nikon F mount (with AF coupling & AF contacts)|
|Lens compatibility|| D-type/G-type AF Nikkor:
All functions possible
D-type Manual-Focus Nikkor: All functions except autofocus possible
AF Nikkor other than D-type/G-type: All functions possible except 3D Matrix Metering
AI-P Nikkor: All functions except 3D Matrix Metering and
Non-CPU: Usable in [M] mode (camera's built-in exposure meter does not work)
Electronic Rangefinder usable with lens with maximum aperture of f/5.6 or faster; IX-Nikkors cannot be used.
|Field of view crop||1.5x (also known as focal length multiplier)|
|Autofocus||TTL phase detection, Nikon Multi-CAM900 autofocus module; Detection range: EV -1 to EV 19 (ISO 100 equivalent, at normal temperature: 20°C/68°F)|
|AF Area mode|| Single Area AF
Dynamic AF (Closest Subject Priority is available)
|Focus area||One of five areas can be selected|
|Lens servo|| Single Servo AF (S)
Continuous Servo AF (C)
Manual focus (M)
|Focus lock||Focus is locked by pressing AE-L/AF-L button or lightly pressing shutter release button in (S) AF|
|Metering|| 3D Matrix Metering
with 10-segment SPD
|Metering range|| Matrix: 0 - 21 EV
Center-Weighted Average: 0 - 21 EV
Spot: 3 - 21 EV
(Normal temperature with F1.4 lens)
|Exposure mode|| [P] Auto-Multi Program
(Flexible Program possible)
[S] Shutter-Priority Auto
[A] Aperture-Priority Auto
[M] Manual; shutter speed/aperture adjustable in 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
ISO Automatic Control Mode (Custom setting) is available in any exposure mode (P, S, A, M)
|Exposure compensation||+/-5 EV in 0.3 or 0.5 EV steps|
|AE Lock||Detected exposure value locked by pressing AE-L/AF-L button|
|AE Bracketing|| Number of shots: two
Compensation steps: 1/3, 1/2, 2/3 or 1 step
Electronic controlled vertical slide FP shutter
Speed: approx. 6.3 m/s (equiv. to 24 mm)
Curtain direction: bottom to top
Number of blades: 4 blades each (front & rear)
Blade material :aluminium
Blade color: Front: Grey (50% +/-5%), Rear: Black
|Shutter speed||Bulb, 30 sec - 1/4000 sec (1/3 EV steps)|
|Depth-of-field preview||Button, stops-down lens aperture|
|X-Sync shutter speed||Up to 1/180 sec|
|Shooting modes|| Single frame (S)
Continuous shooting (C)
3 frames per second
JPEG/TIFF -max 6 frames
RAW - max 4 frames
|Self-timer|| 2 sec
10 sec (default)
|White balance|| Auto
* Can be fine tuned +/-3 levels
|White balance auto bracketing||Yes|
|Sync contact||X-contact only|
|Flash control|| D-TTL (Automatic Balanced
Fill-Flash controlled by five-segment TTL Multi Sensor ) with built-in
Speedlight and external Speedllight such as SB-80DX/28DX/50DX: three
Non-TTL Auto Flash with an external Speedlight
|Flash sync mode|| Front-Curtain Sync
Red-Eye Reduction with Slow Sync
|Built-in Speedlight|| Manual pop-up type,
GN: 11/36 (ISO 100, m/ft.)
Sensitivity range: ISO 200 - 1600 equivalent
Sync flash system with external Speedlight: Not available
Ready light indicator inside viewfinder
|Viewfinder||Optical-type fixed-eye level pentaprism; built-in diopter adjustment (-2 to +1 m-1)|
|Viewfinder eyepoint||24 mm (at -1.0 m-1)|
|Viewfinder frame coverage||Approx 95%|
|Viewfinder magnification||Approx. 0.8x with 50mm lens set to infinity and -1.0 m-1|
|Viewfinder information||Focus indicator, Metering mode, AE Lock, Shutter speed, Aperture value, Exposure indicator, Exposure compensation, Flash output level compensation, frame count etc.|
|Focusing screen||B-type Bright View Clear Matte screen II|
|Focusing screen information|| Focus frame
Center-weighted metering area
|Image sharpening|| Auto
|Tone compensation|| Auto
|Hue adjustment|| -3 to +3 in 1 increments|
|Settings memory banks||Two: A & B|
|Storage||CompactFlash Type I/II|
|LCD monitor||1.8" 118,000 pixel TFT (100% frame coverage)|
ExifPrint (EXIF 2.2)
|Playback functions|| Single image
4 or 9 thumbnails
Highlight point display
|Custom functions|| 28 functions|
|Video output||NTSC or PAL selectable|
|Voice memo||Only with optional multi-function battery pack|
|Remote control||Only with optional multi-function battery pack|
|Power|| Lithium-Ion battery
pack EN-EL3 (7.4V, 1400 mAh)
AC Adapter EH-5
Multi-function battery pack MB-D100
|Dimensions||144 x 116 x 80.5 mm (5.7 x 4.6 x 3.2 in)|
|Weight (no battery)||700 g (1.5 lb) - approx.|
|Included Software||Nikon View 5|
|Optional accessories||Multi Function Battery Pack MB-D100, Li-ion Battery Pack EN-EL3, Charger, MH-18/19, AC Adapter EH-5, CompactFlash Cards, Speedlight SB-80DX/SB-28DX/SB-50DX, Semi-Soft Case CF-D100, Nikon Capture 3|
|MB-D100 Battery pack functions|| Additional function: Sound record/play,
Operating buttons: Shutter Release button, Lock-lever, Main command dial, Sub command dial, AE/AF-L button & Focus area selection button, Sound record/playback button, Battery chamber cover, Attachment wheel
Display: Sound record/playback display LED
** We are awaiting absolute confirmation from Nikon on the inclusion of Nikon Capture 3
|The Lone Photographer by ed rader|
from My Best Photo of the Week
|Neighbourhood Watch by Stevie Boy Blue|
from Zoo trip ~ Cute...
Cosina has announced its eighth lens designed specifically for Sony's E-mount system. The Voigtlander 21mm F3.5 lens is due out October 2018.
Sony has taken the wraps off of its new 24mm F1.4 GM full-frame lens, which the company claims is the lightest in its class. Despite its fast aperture, the 24mm F1.4 is remarkably light, weighing just 445 grams (15.7 ounces). The lens will set you back $1400 when it ships next month.
In this episode of DPReview TV we take a look at Sony's brand new 24mm F1.4 GM lens, a desirable focal length for many photographers. How does it perform? Chris and Jordan give us their first impressions.
We've had a little time to shoot with Sony's new wide/fast prime, both close to home and on the water in San Francisco. Check out our initial sample images.
Fujifilm released a firmware upgrade for its X-T3 mirrorless camera that addresses issues with distortion compensation and the mechanical lock on SD cards.
The app's algorithms have been trained using using 200 million cropping data points from real photographers.
Thanks to a software update, the Loupedeck+ editing console can now be used for video editing.
British photographic engineer MTF Services is claiming the world’s first third-party lens adapters for the new Nikon Z system with a collection of four units designed to allow cinema lenses to be mounted on the mirrorless full frame bodies.
Think Tank Photo has updated its line of heavy-duty rain covers and introduced a new, compact version for emergency situations.
The X-T3 is our first opportunity to analyze what's likely to be Fujifilm's next generation image sensor. Take a look at how it performs next to the competition in our studio test scene.
Canon's new normal is seriously sharp wide open. After shooting with it for a few days, we've prepared a gallery of real-world sample images.
Nikon will cease offering Brazil-based customer service and technical support, though the company stresses that it will still offer technical assistance and warranty repairs for valid warranties.
Two years ago, CatLABS of JP announced a plan to save Packfilm from the dead. Now, it's announced it's giving up its efforts to better focus its resources elsewhere.
The GoPro Fusion is designed to make it easy to capture 360-degree video and stills. We took it out recently on a typically hot Seattle summer day to see what it can do.
We've got our hands on a full-production Nikon Z7 camera and have updated our gallery with additional samples.
A new Kickstarter campaign seeks funding for Chroma Chrono, a programmable RGB camera flash that emits multiple colors during long exposures.
Think Tank Photo has launched a new lineup of six dual-access, water-resistant protective lens cases it calls Lens Case Duo.
Canon and Nikon finally entered the full-frame mirrorless market this summer with the brand-new RF and Z mounts. Now that we've had some time with the cameras, we wanted to revisit our earlier predictions and take stock.
The devices' camera specs look pretty much identical to last year's iPhone X but under the hood a number of important improvements have been made.
Blackmagic Design has announced the public beta of its new Blackmagic RAW video codec. The company says the new format combines the benefits of shooting Raw video with the ease of use and smaller file sizes usually associated with non-Raw video files.
Serif, the company behind the Affinity suite, has announced the latest update for its mobile Photoshop competitor Affinity Photo for iPad.
The Atomos Ninja V external video recorder and monitor will be ready to ship at the end of this month. The 5.2in Ninja V is designed to provide a smaller option, while still offering many of the features of the larger 7-inch models.
Having shot with the camera, spoken to Canon and read the tea leaves, here's what DPR Technical Editor Richard Butler thinks the EOS R tells us about Canon and the RF's mount's future.
After last week's teaser, lighting manufacturer Profoto has announced its 'small big' new product. The B10 is designed to be used as studio flash head but in a very small body, and has a powerful continuous light source for videographers as well.
Konseen has launched Photo Studio, a new light box tent large enough to photograph people, as well as objects.
Seagate has introduced new high-capacity hard drives for Network Attached Storage (NAS) devices: the 14TB IronWolf and 14TB IronWolf Pro HDDs.
The case was first announced earlier this year as a Kickstarter campaign and comes with a range of features aimed at iPhone photographers.
Manfrotto has introduced a new two-in-one tripod to its Befree lineup. Called the Befree 2N1, this new addition is both a tripod and monopod in one and is available with both of Manfrotto's locking mechanisms.
This new high dynamic range editing software comes with an AI-powered Quantum HDR Engine for improved photo merging.