The Nikon 1 V3 is a new mirrorless camera that features an 18.4MP CX format sensor (1-inch class) and captures still images at an impressive 20 fps. The V3 also captures 1080/60p video and 720p video at 120fps for that ultra smooth 5x slow motion video (when conformed to a 24p frame rate). [click to continue…]
The Nikon 1 V2 is the latest in the 1 Series mirrorless system and it brings improved ergonomics, a new built-in flash and command mode dial to the table. The Nikon 1 V2 features a 14.2MP CX format sensor and captures 1080p HD video.
The V2 should be available in November 2012 for $899.95 with the included 10-30mm VR lens. You can find the V2 here at B&H Photo.
Alongside the V2, Nikon also introduced the SB-N7, a new i-TTL speedlight that is designed for connection on the V2′s hot shoe. The flash head tilts up to 120 degrees and provides guide number of 18 meters/59 feet at ISO 100. The SB-N7 is powered by AAA batteries and should be available in January 2013 for $159.95.
Nikon 1 V2 Key Features
- 14.2-megapixel CX-format CMOS Sensor alongside EXPEED 3A image processing engine
- Enhanced design featuring a traditional grip and new Command Dial
Advanced Hybrid Autofocus (AF) system
- New Direct Setting Control enables quick access to manual controls
Features a new built-in pop up flash and wide ISO range (160-6400) for difficult lighting conditions
Full HD 1080p video capability
High-resolution 921,000-dot, 3.0-inch LCD display
Full Auto/Manual controls alongside image effects and in-camera creative functions
New Shooting Modes include:
- 73-point AF array
- High-speed continuous shooting with continuous AF approx. 15 fps up to 45 frames
Compatible with all 1 NIKKOR lenses and WU-1b Wireless Mobile Adapter for easy upload via Wi-Fi to social networks and/or remote operation
- Enhanced Motion Snapshot Mode: Users can simultaneously capture a slow-motion movie sequence alongside a single image
- Best Moment Capture Mode: Allows individuals to use Slow View to slow down the image they are capturing
- Advance Movie Mode: Simultaneously shoot 1080p Full HD video and high-resolution stills of the same subject
- Also compatible with new SB-N7 speedlight, FT-1 Mount Adapter
Check out the official press release below. [click to continue…]
The recently-announced Nikon 1 Series 11-27.5mm lens is available and now shipping for $189.95.
The telephoto zoom lens offers an equivalent focal range of 30-74mm equivalent, and is smaller and lighter than the 10-30mm kit lens that ships with Nikon 1 cameras.
Check it out in white or black here at B&H Photo.