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Nikon F100 35mm Autofocus SLR Camera Body U.S.A. with Nikon 1 year Warranty

SKU: NKF100 MFR: 1796
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With innovative built-in Nikon F System technology more sophisticated than ever, the F100 makes precise, responsive Dynamic Autofocus so fast that images literally pop into focus. The camera also works perfectly with every AF Nikkor lens, AF-S Nikkor, AI Nikkor and more.

The F100 features Nikon's 3D Matrix Meter, for exposure control that has been developed through over a generation of innovation. There's Spot and Center-Weighted Metering, too. And Nikon's Automatic Balanced Fill-Flash System is uncanny at showing up that touch of extra light for more perfect exposures and cover page pictures.

For extra dependability, the chassis, top, bottom and front covers, and selected parts are constructed of rugged magnesium alloy metal.

By expanding your choices and meeting your need for a smaller, lighter camera, all without sacrificing ruggedness, the F100 joins the Nikon F5 as a camera of choice among the world's best. In short, it's one tough camera destined to take whatever kinds of the world's greatest pictures you want to take. That makes it truly worthy of the name Nikon F100 - Professional.

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Key Features

  • Body made from durable magnesium alloy
  • Dynamic Autofocus knows where the subject is
  • AF Technology - Focus Tracking with Lock-On to 5 FPS w/optional MB-15 High Speed Battery Pack
  • 5 Area Cross Array Autofocus System includes 3 Cross Type AF sensors
  • Cross-Type AF Sensors operate with every AF Nikkor lens
  • 10 segment 3D Matrix Meter
  • Viewing Capability - 5 Focus areas superimposed in Red
  • Flash System - 3D Multi-Sensor Balanced Fill-Flash narrows the range of contrast within a scene
  • 1/250 Sync Speed, Rear and Slow Sync, FP Sync, Red-Eye Reduction, Flash Bracketing
  • Shooting Modes and Shutter Speed Range - Program, Flexible Program, Shutter Priority, Aperture Priority, Manual. From 30 seconds to 1/8000 of a second
  • 22 Built-in Custom Settings let you customize F100 for the way you shoot
  • Nikon Exclusive Photo Secretary for F100 downloads shooting information, links photographs to shooting information and sets Custom Settings
  • Lens Mount - F Bayonet Lens Mount accepts every Nikon AF Nikkor and most manual AI or AI-S Nikkor lenses

Technical Specs

Camera Type 35mm SLR (single-lens reflex)
Lens Mount Nikon F mount (with AF coupling, AF contacts)
Focus Type TTL phase detection, Nikon Multi-CAM1300 autofocus module; (5-point AF system with 3 crosshair sensors) .
Focus Modes Single Servo AF (S), Continuous Servo AF (C), Manual focus (M); Focus Tracking with Lock-On automatically activated in subject's status in Single Servo AF (S) or Continuous Servo AF
Focus Sensitivity Range EV -1 to 19 (@ ISO 100 with f/1.4 lens)
Focus Screen B-type BriteView clear Matte screen III, interchangeable with optional E-type screen with grid
Exposure Modes Programmed Auto (Flexible Program possible); Shutter-Priority Auto; Aperture-Priority Auto; Manual
Exposure Metering TTL full-aperture exposure metering system; three metering systems selectable (limitations with lens used): 10 segment, 3D Matrix Metering, Center-Weighted Metering (75% of the meter's sensitivity concentrated on the 12mm dia. circle) and Spot Metering (4mm dia. circle, approx. 1% of entire frame)
Metering Range 3D Matrix Metering: EV 0-21; Center-Weighted Metering: EV 0-21; Spot Metering: EV 3-21 (at normal temperature, ISO 100, 50mm f/1.4 lens)
ISO Range 25-5000, Manual - ISO 6-6400 in 1/3 steps
Exposure Bracketing 1/2, 2/3 or 1 steps
Exposure Compensation ± 5 EV in 1/3rd EV increments
Shutter Speed In P, A: 30 to 1/8000 sec.; In S: 30 to 1/8000 sec. (in 1/3 steps); In M: 30 to 1/8000 sec. (in 1/3 steps), Bulb
Multiple Exposure Activated using film advance mode dial
Self Timer Electronically controlled; timer duration: 10 sec.
Built-in Flash none
PC Terminal Yes
Flash Range na
Film Advance Modes Auto single shot, Continuous at 3 or 4.5 frames per second(up to 5 fps with MB-15 Battery Pack)
Viewfinder Fixed eye-level pentaprism, approx 96% Coverage
Metering system, In-focus indicator, Focus area, Exposure mode, Aperture, Shutter speed, AE Lock, Analog exposure display, Exposure compensation, Flash ready light & Frame counter
LCD Aperture, Shutter speed, Aperture/shutter speed lock, Exposure mode, Focus mode, Focus area, Custom setting, Exposure compensation, Autobracketing, Flash sync mode, Electronic analog display, Battery power & Frame counter
Depth Of Field Preview Yes
Date/Time none
Diopter Correction (-3 to +1 DP)
Remote Control 10-pin remote terminal: Equipped (accepts optional MC20/MC30 remotes)
Mirror Lock-Up No
Power Source AA-type battery holder MS-12 provided (four alkaline or lithium batteries); optional 3V lithium battery holder MS-13 available (for two CR123A or DL123A batteries); optional Multi-Power High Speed Battery Pack MB-15 and AA-type battery holder MS-15 are also available (for six alkaline or lithium batteries, or optional Ni-MH battery MN-15)
Dimensions Approx. 6.1 ® 4.4 ® 2.6 in. 155 x 113 x 66mm
Weight Approx. 785g, 27.7 oz. (without batteries)
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