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Nikon D3000 10.2 MP DSLR Camera Body - Refurbished by U.S.A.

SKU: INKD3000R MFR: 25460 B
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About the Nikon D3000

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Nikon D3000 10.2 MP DSLR Camera Body, DX-format CCD image sensor, 3-inch Color LCD Monitor with 170-degree wide-angle viewing, Split-second Shutter Response and Continuous Shooting, 11-point Autofocus, Active D-Lighting
Capture exceptional photos and videos with the Nikon D3000 10.2 MP DSLR Camera Body. With its leading-edge features, you can easily get your desired photo results. One of these features is its Nikon DX-format CCD image sensor which helps you take stunning photos with a whopping 10.2 megapixels. Its 3-inch Color LCD Monitor with 170-degree wide-angle viewing even allows you to easily review and share captured images. You can eliminate shutter delay and never miss any moment, thanks to its Split-second Shutter Response and Continuous Shooting up to 3 Frames-Per-Second. The Nikon D3000 can also be set in different scene modes including Portrait, Landscape, Child, Sports, Close-up or Night Portrait.

It features an 11-point Autofocus for pictures that boast of accurate detail. This compact and lightweight Canon Digital SLR camera also comes with 6 Personal Picture Control Settings. The D3000 provides you with wide sensitivity range of ISO 100 to 1600, allowing you to shoot incredible images even under dim lighting conditions. Photo enthusiasts can now choose from different scene settings (Standard, Neutral, Vivid, Monochrome, Portrait, or Landscape) to apply a personal feel to each picture. Its Active D-Lighting technology even restores detail in shadows and highlights. In-camera image features also offer 13 easy editing functions like Trim Red-eye Correction and Soft Filter.

Product Highlights

  • DX-format CCD image sensor: delivers totally brilliant images
  • 3-inch Color LCD Monitor with 170-degree wide-angle viewing: lets you review and share captured images with ease
  • Split-second Shutter Response and Continuous Shooting up to 3 Frames-Per-Second: enables you to catch every moment
  • 11-point Autofocus: ensures fast and precise image-capturing
  • Active D-Lighting: restores picture-enhancing detail in shadows and highlights

The Nikon D3000 is commonly used for Family photos, Landscape/scenery, Low light, Macro photography, Sports/action, Travel, Video, Weddings, Wildlife and more.The Nikon D3000 is most used by customers who consider themselves to be a Casual photographer, Photo enthusiast, Pro photographer, Semi-pro photographer among others.The Nikon D3000 is popular because customers like the following qualities of the Nikon D3000: Easy to use, Fast / accurate auto-focus, Fast shutter speed, Good image quality, High ISO performance, Image stabilization, Large clear LCD, Quiet and Tilt /swivel LCD.

Nikon D3000 Includes

  • Nikon D3000 10.2 Megapixel Single-Lens Reflex Digital SLR Camera Body
  • Rechargeable Li-ion Battery EN-EL9a
  • Quick Charger MH-23
  • Eyepiece Cap DK-5
  • Rubber Eyecap DK-20
  • USB Cable UC-E4
  • AV Cable
  • Camera Strap
  • Accessory Shoe Cover BS-1
  • Body Cap
  • Nikon 90 Day Warranty

Summary of Customer Reviews

Customers most agreed on the following attributes:
Easy to use (77) , Good image quality (74) , Large clear LCD (55) , Fast / accurate auto-focus (49) , Image stabilization (49) , Fast shutter speed (48) , Quiet (34) , High ISO performance (31) , Tilt /swivel LCD (5)
Noisy at high ISO (9) , Poor in low light (6) , No viewfinder (3)
Best Uses:
Landscape/scenery (62) , Travel (56) , Family photos (52) , Wildlife (38) , Low light (37) , Weddings (33) , Sports/action (30) , Macro photography (6) , Video (4)
Reviewer Profile:
Photo enthusiast (43) , Casual photographer (24) , Semi-pro photographer (13) , Pro photographer (4)

Nikon D3000 Features

  • 10.2-Megapixel DX-format Imaging Sensor: Delivers extraordinary image quality for breathtaking prints up to 20 x 30 inches.
  • Compact Design: Beautifully styled-Ready to go where life takes you.
  • Easy-To-Use-Featuring Nikon Guide Mode: Intuitive controls and the on-board Guide Mode assist you every step of the way.
  • Split-second Shutter Response: Eliminates the frustration of shutter delay, capturing moments that other cameras miss.
  • Continuous Shooting up to 3 Frames-Per-Second: Capture fast action, precious moments and fleeting expressions confidently.
  • 6 Automatic Exposure Scene Modes: Just set the Mode dial to Portrait, Landscape, Child, Sports, Close-up or Night Portrait for stunning results in otherwise challenging conditions.
  • 3-inch Color LCD Monitor: Bright, high-resolution, 170-degree wide-angle viewing for easy picture review and sharing.
  • In-camera Image Editing: The Retouch Menu provides creative freedom, without the need for a computer, offering 13 easy editing functions, including Trim, Red-eye Correction and Soft Filter.
  • Nikon EXPEED Image Processing: Assures breathtakingly rich image quality, managing color, contrast, exposure, noise and speed.
  • Automatic Image Sensor Cleaning: Ultrasonic process and exclusive Airflow Control combats the accumulation of dust in front of the image sensor, safeguarding image quality shot after shot.
  • 11-point Autofocus: Fast and accurate autofocus delivers razor-sharp pictures.
  • 6 Personal Picture Control Settings: Choose from Standard, Neutral, Vivid, Monochrome, Portrait, or Landscape to apply a personal look and feel to your pictures.
  • Active D-Lighting: Restores picture-enhancing detail in shadows and highlights.
  • ISO sensitivity from 100 - 1600: Exceptional results, even in challenging low-light situations.

Nikon D3000 Specifications

Type Single-lens reflex digital camera
Lens mount Nikon F mount (with AF contacts)
Effective picture angle Approx. 1.5 x lens focal length (Nikon DX format)
Effective pixels 10.2 million
Image sensor 23.6 x 15.8 mm CCD sensor
Image sensor Total pixels 10.75 million
Image sensor Dust-reduction system Image Sensor Cleaning, Airflow Control System, Image Dust Off reference data (optional Capture NX 2 software required)
Storage Image size (pixels) 3,872 x 2,592 [L], 2,896 x 1,944 [M], 1,936 x 1,296 [S]
Storage File format NEF (RAW)
JPEG: JPEG-Baseline compliant with fine (approx. 1:4), normal (approx. 1:8), or basic (approx. 1:16)compression
NEF (RAW) + JPEG: Single photograph recorded in both NEF (RAW) and JPEG formats
Picture Control System Can be selected from Standard, Neutral, Vivid, Monochrome, Portrait, Landscape; selected Picture Control can be modified
Storage Media SD (Secure Digital) memory cards, SDHC compliant
Storage File system DCF (Design Rule for Camera File System) 2.0, DPOF (Digital Print Order Format), Exif 2.21 (Exchangeable Image File Format for Digital Still Cameras), PictBridge
Viewfinder Eye-level pentamirror single-lens reflex viewfinder
Viewfinder Frame coverage Approx. 95% horizontal and 95% vertical
Viewfinder Magnification Approx. 0.8 x (50 mm f/1.4 lens at infinity, -1.0 m-1)
Viewfinder Eyepoint 18 mm (-1.0 m-1)
Viewfinder Diopter adjustment -1.7 to +0.5 m-1
Viewfinder Focusing screen Type B BriteView Clear Matte Mark V screen with focus frame (framing grid can be displayed)
Viewfinder Reflex mirror Quick return type
Viewfinder Lens aperture Instant return, electronically controlled
Compatible lenses 1 AF-S and AF-I NIKKOR: All functions supported.
Type G or D AF NIKKOR without built-in autofocus motor: All functions except autofocus supported. IX NIKKOR lenses not supported.
Other AF NIKKOR: All functions supported except autofocus and 3D color matrix metering II. Lenses for F3AF not supported.
Type D PC NIKKOR: All functions supported except some shooting modes.
Compatible lenses 2 AI-P NIKKOR: All functions supported except 3D color matrix metering II.
Non-CPU: Autofocus not supported. Can be used in exposure mode M, but exposure meter does not function.
Shutter Type Electronically controlled vertical-travel focal-plane shutter
Shutter Speed 1/4000 to 30 s in steps of 1/3 EV, Bulb, Time (requires optional Wireless Remote Control ML-L3)
Shutter Flash sync speed X=1/200 s; synchronizes with shutter at 1/200 s or slower
Release mode Single Frame
Quick-Response Remote
Delayed Remote
Frame advance rate Up to 3 fps (manual focus, mode M or S, shutter speed 1/250 s or faster and other settings at default values)
Self-timer Can be selected from 2, 5, 10 and 20 s duration
Exposure Metering TTL exposure metering using 420-pixel RGB sensor
Exposure Metering method Matrix: 3D color matrix metering II (type G and D lenses); color matrix metering II (other CPU lenses)
Center-weighted: Weight of 75% given to 8-mm circle in center of frame
Spot: Meters 3.5-mm circle (about 2.5% of frame) centered on selected focus point
Exposure Range Matrix or center-weighted metering: 0 to 20 EV
Spot metering: 2 to 20 EV
(ISO 100, f/1.4 lens, 68°F/20°C)
Exposure meter coupling CPU
Exposure Modes Auto modes (auto, auto [flash off ]), Scene Modes (Portrait, Landscape, Child, Sports, Close up, Night portrait),programmed auto with flexible program (P), shutter-priority auto (S), aperture-priority auto (A), manual (M)
Exposure compensation -5 to +5 EV in increments of 1/3 EV
Exposure lock Luminosity locked at detected value with AE-L/AF-L button
ISO sensitivity ISO 100 to 1600 in steps of 1 EV. Can also be set to approx. 1 EV above ISO 1600 (ISO 3200 equivalent), auto ISOsensitivity control available(Recommended Exposure Index)
Active D-Lighting Can be selected from On or Off
Autofocus Nikon Multi-CAM 1000 autofocus sensor module with TTL phase detection, 11 focus points (including one crosstype sensor) and AF-assist illuminator (range approx. 1 ft. 8 in. to 9 ft. 10 in. / 0.5 to 3m)
Focus Detection range -1 to +19 EV (ISO 100, 68°F/20°C)
Focus Lens servo Autofocus (AF): Single-servo AF (AF-S); continuous-servo AF (AF-C); auto AF-S/AF-C selection (AF-A);predictive focus tracking activated automatically according to subject status
Manual focus (MF): Electronic rangefinder can be used
Focus point Can be selected from 11 focus points
Focus AF-area mode Single-point AF, dynamic-area AF, auto-area AF, 3D-tracking (11 points) AF
Focus lock Focus can be locked by pressing shutter-release button halfway (Single-servo AF) or by pressing AE-L/AF-Lbutton
Built-in flash Auto, Portrait, Child, Close-up, Night portrait: Auto flash with auto pop-up P, S, A, M: Manual pop-up with button release
Flash Guide Number Approx. 39/12, 43/13 with manual flash (ft/m, ISO 100, 68°F/20°C)
Flash control TTL: i-TTL balanced fill-flash and standard i-TTL flash for digital SLR using 420-pixel RGB sensor are available with built-in flash and SB-900, SB-800, SB-600, or SB-400 (i-TTL balanced fill-flash is available when matrix or center-weighted metering is selected)
Auto aperture: Available with SB-900/SB-800 and CPU lens
Non-TTL auto: Supported flash units include SB-900, SB-800, SB-80DX, SB-28DX, SB-28, SB-27 and SB-22S
Range-priority manual: Available with SB-900 and SB-800
Flash mode Auto, auto with red-eye reduction, fill-flash, auto slow sync, auto slow sync with red-eye correction and rear curtain with slow sync
Flash compensation -3 to +1 EV in increments of 1/3 EV
Flash-ready indicator Lights when built-in flash or optional flash unit such as SB-900, SB-800, SB-600, SB-400, SB-80DX, SB-28DX, or SB-50DX is fully charged; blinks for 3 s after flash is fired at full output
Flash Accessory shoe ISO 518 hot-shoe with sync and data contacts and safety lock
Nikon Creative Lighting System (CLS) Advanced Wireless Lighting supported with SB-900, SB-800, or SU-800 as commander; Flash Color Information Communication supported with built-in flash and all CLS-compatible flash units
Flash Sync terminal Sync Terminal Adapter AS-15 (optional)
White balance Auto, incandescent, fluorescent (7 types), direct sunlight, flash, cloudy, shade, preset manual, all except preset manual with fine turning.
LCD monitor 3-in., approx. 230 k-dot TFT LCD with brightness adjustment
Playback function Full-frame and thumbnail (4, 9, or 72 images or calendar) playback with playback zoom, playback of stop-motion movies created with D3000, slide show, histogram display, highlights, auto image rotation and image comment (up to 36 characters)
USB Hi-Speed USB
Audio video output Can be selected from NTSC and PAL
Supported languages Chinese (Simplified and Traditional), Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Swedish
Battery One Rechargeable Li-ion Battery EN-EL9a
AC adapter AC Adapter EH-5a; requires Power Connector EP-5 (optional)
Tripod socket 1/4 in. (ISO 1222)
Temperature 32 to 104°F (0 to 40°C)
Humidity Less than 85% (no condensation)
Camera Dimensions (W x H x D) Approx. 5.0 x 3.8 x 2.5 in. (126 x 97 x 64 mm)
Camera Weight Approx. 1 lb. 1.1 oz. (485 g) without battery, memory card, or body cap
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