Kodak DCS-14n Review
Kodak DCS-14n specifications
|Camera body||Kodak customized digital SLR|
|Lens mount||Nikon F mount|
|Lens compatibility||AF Nikkor, D-type Manual-Focus Nikkor, AI-P Nikkor|
|Active area||36 x 24 mm|
|Total pixels||13.89 million (4560 x 3048)|
|Recorded pixels||13.7 million (4536 x 3024)|
|Pixel pitch||7.9 x 7.9 µm|
|Color space / ICC|
|User designated|| Any colour space
|Look profiles||Yes, supported via DCS Photo Desk|
|ICC compatible workflows||
Yes, fully ICC compatible
|Image file format / storage|
|Preffered format||Kodak DCR (RAW), 12-bits per pixel, 3 resolutions (approx. 15 MB)|
|Additional format||ERI-JPEG (3 compression levels, 4 resolutions)|
|Equiv. TIFF file size|| 24-bit: 41 MB
48-bit: 82 MB
4500 x 3000
|User designated crop on image||
2 x 3
Compact Flash Type I/II (supports IBM Microdrive)
|Continuous drive mode|
|Burst rate||1.7 fps|
|Burst frames|| 8 RAW frames (18 if
8 JPEG frames (18 if upgraded)
|Buffer size||256 MB, can be increased to 512 MB by service upgrade|
|Flash type||D-TTL Flash (Automatic Balanced Fill-Flash controlled by five-segment TTL Multi Sensor) with built-in Speedlight and external Speedlight such as SB-80DX/28DX/50DX, three modes available, Sensitivity range: ISO 200 - 800 equivalent|
|Flash sync mode|| Front-Curtain Sync
Red-Eye Reduction with Slow Sync
|Sync contact|| X-contact
Sync terminal sync up to 1/125 sec
|Camera / exposure functions|
|Exposure modes|| Program AE (Flexible)
Shutter Priority AE
Aperture Priority AE
|Exposure steps||0.5 EV|
|Sensitivity|| At 4500 x 3000: ISO
80 - 400
At lower resolutions: ISO 80 - 800
|White balance|| Auto
Sunny: Standard, Warm, Cool
Incandescent: Standard, Warm, Cool
Fluorescent: Office, Cool White
Flash: Standard, Warm, Cool, Studio
Click Balance (Manual preset): Image, Saved
|Drive modes|| Single
Continuous (1.7 fps, 8 frames)
|Viewfinder|| TTL, 95% frame coverage
Focus brackets, Grid lines, Reference circle
|Auto focus|| TTL phase detection
Nikon Multi-CAM900 module
Detection range -1 to 19 EV (ISO 100 equiv.)
|AF Assist Lamp||Yes, approx range 0.5 - 3.0 m|
|Lens servo|| Single AF
Continuous Servo AF
|Focus area||One of five focus areas can be selected|
|AF area mode|| Single area AF
Dynamic AF with closest subject priority
|Metering|| 3D Matrix metering
(10 segment SPD)
Center Weighted Average
|Shutter speed||30 - 1/4000 sec|
|Flash sync||1/125 sec|
|Remote|| 10-pin remote terminal
|Microphone||Yes, voice recording|
|Intervalometer||Yes (time lapse function)|
|Power||Removable, rechargeable Lithium-Ion battery|
|Dimensions||131 x 158 x 89 mm (5,16 x 6,22 x 3,5 In.)|
|Weight (no batt)||907 g|
|Play display|| Single image
4 images (2 x 2)
9 images (3 x 3)
|Histogram||Yes, with exposure data|
|Over exposure warn||Yes|
|Zoom function||Yes, up to 1:1|
|Custom func. disp.||Yes|
|Spotmeter relative to perfect exposed grey card||Yes, F-stop and % reading|
|Upload of IPTC data||Yes|
|Upload of WB preset||Yes|
|Firewire (IEEE 1394)||400 Mbps (12 MB/sec)|
|GPS||Yes, via serial port|
|Remote control||Yes, Nikon 10-pin connector|
|Browser||DCS Photo Desk|
|Tethered operation|| DCS Camera Manager
DCS Photo Desk
|Platforms|| Windows 2000 / XP
Mac OS 9.x
Mac OS X
|Firmware||Available for free from Kodak Pro website|
|SDK||Available for free from Kodak DRG website|
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