Nikon Canada today announces the release of the D5300, a compact and lightweight HD-SLR featuring the convenience of built-in Wi-Fi and GPS, ideal for photographers seeking a powerful device and a user-friendly shooting and sharing experience.
Some of the key features of the D5300 include the following:
- 24.2-megapixel DX-format CMOS sensor
- EXPEED 4 image processing engine
- Built-in Wi-Fi and GPS
- Scene Recognition System and 2,016-pixel RGB Metering system
- Wide ISO range of 100-12,800 (expandable to ISO 25, 600)
- 39-point autofocus (AF) system
- 3.2-inch (1,037K-dot) Vari-angle LCD monitor
- Ability to capture action at a continuous 5 frames per second (fps)
- Full HD (1080p) video capabilities
- Compact and lightweight body (480g)
Also new from Nikon is the AF-S NIKKOR 58mm f/1.4G, a professional-grade prime lens offering a 58mm perspective and low-light shooting capabilities for FX- and DX-format shooters.
Capture, Create, Connect: Nikon D5300 HD-SLR
Empowers Photographers to Do It All with Confidence;
AF-S NIKKOR 58mm f/1.4G Lens Unleashes Low-light Shooting Potential for FX- and DX-format Shooters
Nikon D5300 provides photographers with an easy entry into HD-SLR performance with built-in GPS and Wi-Fi for instant sharing on social media or email
AF-S NIKKOR 58mm f/1.4G lens is fast, sharp and powerful, and helps capture perfect portraits and HD videos even in extreme low-light scenarios
Mississauga, ON, October 17, 2013 – Nikon Canada Inc. today announced the latest addition to its legendary HD-SLR lineup, the Nikon D5300. Offering the benefits of SLR performance with the versatility of wireless connectivity, the D5300 allows users to easily capture and share amazing images and videos. Compact and lightweight, the D5300 packs an enhanced 24.2-megapixel DX-format CMOS sensor, EXPEED 4 image processing engine and the convenience of built-in Wi-Fi1. Users now have the power to take both frame-worthy and share-worthy photos and Full HD (1080p) videos with one device, no matter where they are.
Nikon today also announced the AF-S NIKKOR 58mm f/1.4G, a professional-grade prime lens offering a versatile 58mm perspective and excellent low-light shooting capabilities for FX- and DX-format shooters. Designed to excel at night and in extreme low-light situations, it sports a diverse feature set and optical design that make it a dependable and useful option for daytime portraits, nighttime cityscapes and sharp HD videos with a dramatic depth of field. Paying homage to the acclaimed original Noct NIKKOR 58mm f/1.2 lens, the AF-S NIKKOR 58mm f/1.4G is capable of capturing stunning photos and videos while achieving beautiful bokeh effects.
“With the Nikon D5300, we are continuing our commitment to delivering unparalleled performance and image quality while addressing the importance of staying connected and sharing images with ease. By focusing on the need to share high-quality photos, the D5300 allows photographers to capture their memories in astounding clarity and share them with family and friends just moments after they happen,” said Gregory Flasch, National Advertising and Communications Manager at Nikon Canada. “And with the development of every NIKKOR lens, Nikon aims to provide photographers with the powerful and versatile lensing options needed to capture stunning images and HD videos in a variety of difficult shooting scenarios. Combining Nikon’s storied NIKKOR legacy with renowned optical technologies, the AF-S NIKKOR 58mm f/1.4G lens is the premier prime lens for FX- and DX-format shooters who expect the best in low-light performance.”
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