Selecting a DSLR for your next camera opens you up to the Nikon universe of lenses and other accessories designed specifically to work with your D5300 + AF-P DX 18-55 VR.
Simple shots - As a photography noob, this Nikon D5300 + AF-P DX 18-55 VR camera would suit you adequately.
For those who are passionate about photography at a casual level but are prepared to make the occasional technical adjustments, the D5300 + AF-P DX 18-55 VR is a very straightforward option. At this skill level you'll be comfortable utilising features such as the 39 "Auto Focus points" that this camera comes with.
To get your photos to the quality and spec that your high standards require, your camera should provide you with sufficient controls and tools to achieve this. One example is the range of Auto Focusing Modes that is available on the camera and the D5300 + AF-P DX 18-55 VR does have a good set of options that caters for photographers with high skill levels.
Casual videos - If the technicalities involved in altering video settings are not a priority, then this Nikon device is a very good option!
Your camera provides you with sufficient controls and tools to get your videography to the quality and spec that your high standards will require. For instance the manual focus capability that comes with the D5300 + AF-P DX 18-55 VR, will align with your skill level.
Having established yourself as an authority and full-on pro in the world video capture, you'll be looking for a device that goes beyond simply ticking the boxes. With the Nikon D5300 + AF-P DX 18-55 VR, you'll have a great companion for your craft. This model comes with a comprehensive set of controls allowing you deliver excellent results for clients and customers.
Streaming video live is a great way to share your experiences and this camera from Nikon provides a couple of connectivity options to help you with this.
For those special occasions, this Nikon camera is a great companion as you traverse the floor. It comes with an Image Stabilizer which helps maintain a steady shot while recording.
Its always great to capture moments of delight at home or while spending time with family and friends on an outing. For this, the Nikon D5300 + AF-P DX 18-55 VR is a great companion to have.
For your Video posts - This camera comes with an image stabilizer which reduces any wobbling in your recordings. In addition, the size of the image sensor (23.5 x 15.6 mm mm), helps with the actual quality of the recorded image. It also packs in Wi-Fi in this neat package.
High definition entertainment - While shooting a variety of scenes for your next release, this camera has you covered due to the (23.5 x 15.6 mm mm image sensor it houses.
If you're looking for that silky-smooth rendering of your videos, this camera has got it as its able to handle 60 FPS at 1080p resolutions.
Breathtaking transitions such as rolling clouds or city lights can captured as a time-lapse using the Nikon's in-built intervalometer
In taking those celestial photographs, the image sensor size a key component which measures at 23.5 x 15.6 mm (mm) for this particular camera model. You'll also want to shoot using the RAW file format to maximise the details you capture. Good news is, this camera supports that format!
There are times when you just want to take simple but great photos of things around you without bothering too much about camera settings. For that purpose, the D5300 + AF-P DX 18-55 VR is a really good choice.
Actions shots are for more engaging than people posing for a photograph at events. The Nikon D5300 + AF-P DX 18-55 VR comes with Auto Focus Tracking which helps ensure people in motion still look sharp in your photos.
Whether it's golf or tennis and everything in-between, the Tracking Focus capability in this camera allows you maintain your subject as the centre of attention even while in motion. It's Continuous Shooting Mode also helps take multiple shots in a couple of seconds allowing you assess a set of options you can pick from.
Taking photos while underwater is a lot of fun. You'll be able to bathe the subject of your photograph with the colours and hues only found when taking shots in an aquatic environment.
Sometimes while on sightseeing or on a tour, you can only observe things from a distance. Which is why the zoom capability on this camera comes in handy in that situation.
From ants to zebras, a camera for nature's mosaic needs to have a great image sensor which is why the 23.5 x 15.6 mm (mm) that comes with this model works well for this scenario. It comes with a Continuous Shooting Mode allowing you to take successive shots rapidly.
Composing photographs of landscapes is subject to the lighting conditions that you're faced with. The 23.5 x 15.6 mm(mm) Image Sensor Size on this model play a big role in this. Also, the Nikon D5300 + AF-P DX 18-55 VR has a variety of scene modes which can be selected to suit the shot you're preparing to take.
Transferring your shots from your camera to another device is made even more convenient with the in-built Wi-FI capability of this camera.
The D5300 + AF-P DX 18-55 VR combines style and a clever layout to create a camera that really stands out. Clean lines, high quality materials and a pristine finish ensure that this device will turn heads.
Whether you want to blend in, or have a camera that doesn’t attract unwanted attention, the basic design of the D5300 + AF-P DX 18-55 VR fits the bill.
|Camera Type||SLR Camera|
|Operating Temperature (T-T)||0 - 40 °F|
|Aperture Priority AE||Yes|
|Aperture Range (F-F)||3.5-5.6|
|Camera File System||DCF 2.0, DPOF 1.1, Exif 2.3, RAW|
|Eye Relief||18 mm|
|Image Formats Supported||JPEG, RAW|
|Playback Modes||Rotation, Slideshow, Zoom|
|Scene Modes||Portrait, Landscape (scenery)|
|Scene Modes Present||Yes|
|Self-timer Delay||2, 5, 10, 20 s|
|Shooting Modes||Aperture priority, Auto, Lens priority, Manual, Movie, Program, Scene, Shutter priority|
|Tripod Mounting Supported||Yes|
|White Balance||Auto, Cloudy, Flash, Fluorescent, Incandescent, Manual, Shade, Sunny|
|External Flash Connector||Yes|
|Flash Exposure Compensation||Yes|
|Flash Exposure Correction||-3EV - +1EV (1/2; 1/3EV step)|
|Flash Modes||Auto, Fill-in, Flash off, Red-eye reduction, Slow synchronization|
|Flash Sync-speed||1/200 s|
|Shoe Mounting Point||Yes|
|Shoe Mounting Point Type||Hot|
|Auto Focus (AF) Assist Beam||Yes|
|Auto Focus (AF) Lock||Yes|
|Auto Focus (AF) Points||39|
|Auto Focus (AF) Points Selection||1|
|Auto Focusing (AF) Modes||Continuous Auto Focus, Contrast Detection Auto Focus, Face detection, Multi Point Auto Focus, Servo Auto Focus, Single Auto Focus, Tracking Auto Focus|
|Closest Focusing Distance||0.25 m|
|Auto Exposure (AE) Lock||Yes|
|ISO Sensitivity||100, 12800, 25600, Auto|
|ISO Sensitivity (max)||25600|
|ISO Sensitivity (min)||100|
|Light Exposure Correction||± 5EV (1/3EV step)|
|Light Exposure Modes||Aperture priority AE, Auto, Manual, Shutter priority AE|
|Light Metering||Centre-weighted, Evaluative (Multi-pattern), Matrix, Spot|
|Camera Shutter Type||Electronic|
|Continuous Shooting Mode||Yes|
|Fastest Camera Shutter Speed||1/4000 s|
|Shutter Priority AE||Yes|
|Slowest Camera Shutter Speed||30 s|
|Analog Signal Format System||NTSC, PAL|
|Camcorder Media Type||sd, sdhc, sdxc|
|HD Type||Full HD|
|Live stream capable||1|
|Maximum Video Resolution||1920 x 1080 pixels|
|Motion JPEG Frame Rate||60 fps|
|Supported Aspect Ratios||3:2|
|Video Formats Supported||H.264, MP4, MPEG4|
|Video Resolutions||640 x 424, 1280 x 720, 1920 x 1080 pixels|
|Audio Formats Supported||LPCM|
|Filter Size||55 mm|
|Focal Length Range (f-f)||18 - 55 mm|
|Interchangeable Lens Present||1|
|Lens Mount Interface||Nikon F|
|Lens Structure (elements/groups)||12/9|
|Maximum Aperture Number||28|
|Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)||82.5 mm|
|Minimum Aperture Number||3.5|
|Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)||27 mm|
|Number Of Diaphragm Blades||7|
|Compatible Memory Cards||SD, SDHC, SDXC|
|Display Aspect Ratio||3:2|
|Display Diagonal||3.2 "|
|Display Resolution||720 x 480 pixels|
|Display Resolution (numeric)||1036800 pixels|
|Field Of View||100 %|
|Vari-angle LCD Display||Yes|
|Diopter Adjustment (D-D)||-1.7 - 1|
|Image Sensor Size (W X H)||23.5 x 15.6 mm|
|Total Megapixels||24.78 MP|
|Image Processor||EXPEED 4|
|Image Editing||Resizing, Rotating, Trimming|
|Ports & Interfaces|
|HDMI (Mini) Ports Quantity||1|
|HDMI Connector Type||Mini|
|HDMI Ports Quantity||Yes|
|Battery Life (CIPA Standard)||600 shots|
|Battery Technology||Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)|
|Number Of Batteries Supported||1|
|Power Source Type||Battery|
|AC Adapter Included||Yes|
|Battery Charger Included||Yes|
|Bundled Software||ViewNX 2|
|Weight & Dimensions|
|Lens Diameter||62.5 mm|
|Lens Length||64.5 mm|
|Weight (including Battery)||530 g|
|Maximum Image Resolution||6000 x 4000 pixels|
|Still Image Resolution(s)||6000 x 4000, 4496 x 3000, 2992 x 2000|
|Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)||0 - 85 %|