What you can expect from the Nikon D7000 DSLR
If you are thinking of upgrading your digital camera, Nikon D7000 could be your best choice.
The D7000 top and rear cover is protected with durable magnesium alloy for added protection and all exterior joining parts were carefully engineered by employing durable sealing to prevent coming into contact with moisture and dust.
D7000 Nikon Digital camera equipped many advance feature and capabilities which will bring your photography skills and experience to a new level.
Key features include :
- DX-format CMOS image sensor
- EXPEED 2 image processing engine
- 16.2 effective resolutions
- 39-point AF and Scene Recognition System
- Wide ISO range of 100 to 6400 (expandable to 25600)
- Approximate 0.052 second release time lag
- 6 frames per second shooting
The near 100% frame coverage viewfinder ensure what you see is what you get experience. For 100% frame coverage, you can look at the Nikon D300 and D3 digital camera.
Filming movie is also making possible with D7000 DSLR camera. The Full HD 1080p D-Movie capabilities let you shoot movie with full time auto focus and by switching to Live View function, the large 3 inch LCD monitor will definitely make you photo taking and movie making a breeze.
The Subject-tracking AF function is also very useful where the camera track the subject’s movement automatically once the function is activated, ensuring that moving subject stay in focus at all times.
If you are concern only the movie but also the sound quality, Nikon D7000 comes with the built in microphone that enable monaural sound recording, optional external microphone can also be attached for achieving stereo sound effects, if only you required. External microphone will also eliminate any sound captured due to movements of camera lens during auto-focusing or digital camera operating in VR mode.
The sensitivity level of the microphone setting can be set accordingly, depending on the shooting environment. A total of four level, from low sensitivity, medium, high or auto. You can also choose to OFF the microphone completely if required. See for yourselves the quality of the Nikon D7000 digital camera movie capabilities.
Improved image quality and speed
Worth mentioning is the EXPEED 2 image processing engine. EXPEED 2 is the the latest generation of image processing engine which give you more speed and power to perform multi tasks. It can manage 6 frame per second continue shooting, up to 100 shots, unlikely for any photographer to miss any action.
Point to add is the built-in exposure-metering sensor. The sensor analysis the scene’s brightness and color, then calibrate and delivering the accurate autofocus, white balance and i-TTL flash calculations to achieve the precise exposure, all happening in milliseconds.
Standard ISO 100 to 6400, expandable to ISO 25600 equivalent
You will come to realise that the D7000 Nikon camera actually perform better in low light situation compare to some higher end Nikon series.
The standard ISO range for D7000 is 100 to 6400, expandable to ISO 25600 equivalent. Nikon highly recognized noise reduction technology has also installed into this camera which result in low noise distortion when shooting in low light situation.
Active D-lighting- Improve highlight and shadow
Nikon D7000 handled challenging scenes like deep contrast very well too by activating the Nikon’s exclusive Active D-Lighting. What it does is the camera will auto adjust to the scene’s contrast levels and produce the most desired result.
Wide-area coverage, powerful 39-point AF
The D7000 provide wide area coverage with a total of 39 AF points, positioned strategically to meet every shooting situation. There are four Selectable AF-area modes,
Single-point AF mode – Camera only make use of one focus point on the subject, on a selected focus points, best for stationary subjects.
Dynamic-area AF mode- use for photographing moving subjects.
It makes use of 9, 21 or 39 points focus for shooting moving subjects depending on their movements.
3D-tracking mode- Focus point automatically changes to track the subject according to the movement of the subject when the shutter-release button is pressed halfway. The camera follows the subject utilizing all the 39 focus points.
Auto-area AF mode- Using 39 focus points, D7000 camera identified the main subject and focus automatically. The scene Recognition system differentiates the foreground and background; recognize a person position to achieve the best shooting result.
Video Recording Via Nikon D7000 SLR
D7000 Rugged Exterior
With all the advance technologies built into this D7000 camera, Nikon has anticipated that this piece of camera will goes with you to different places around the world. It has to withstand hush and sometime extreme conditions, so it has to be built with superior protecting quality and perform to its utmost capability whenever you required.
Nikon D7000 top and rear cover is protected with durable magnesium alloy for added protection and all exterior joining parts were carefully engineered by employing durable sealing for superior weather resistant and anti-dust capabilities.