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-S DX NIKKOR 18-140mm VR.
Keeping it simple - For someone who is not too bothered about technicalities, this Nikon device works!
For those who are passionate about photography at a casual level but are prepared to make the occasional technical adjustments, the D5300 + AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-140mm 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-S DX NIKKOR 18-140mm 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-S DX NIKKOR 18-140mm VR, will align with your skill level.
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.
Recording every moment of the day's events is precious and this device certainly delivers. While the camera is rolling it has a handy Image stabilization feature built-in.
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-S DX NIKKOR 18-140mm VR is a great companion to have.
Self made video content - Whether its in a specialist niche or broad subject area, video content is king (or queen) these days. With an image sensor size of 23.5 x 15.6 mm (mm), this camera can deliver really good image quality in your videos. It's also got Wi-Fi so if you can still make your transfers even if you're not with your cables.
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.
The Nikon D5300 + AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-140mm VR has a sensor size of 23.5 x 15.6 mm (mm) which is crucial for capturing as much light information as possible when taking photographs of the cosmos. The ability to shoot and store images as RAW files and not just JPEG is important for this kind of photography. This model delivers on that!
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-S DX NIKKOR 18-140mm VR is a really good choice.
While taking those action shots during the day's event, you'll be aiming to keep your subject matter in sharp focus while they're in motion. The Auto Focus Tracking capability that comes with this camera helps with this.
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.
Sea-life is always breathtaking. With this camera from Nikon, you can expect to produce vivid images that showcases the unique tone that are found with photographs taken underwater.
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.
In scenarios where animals are darting about, the burst mode on this camera comes in handy as well as it's Tracking Focus capability. The combination of these features and the 23.5 x 15.6 mm (mm) Image Sensor on this camera, provides you with a device that suits your wildlife photography needs - whether tranquil or dramatic.
To capture mother nature in her full beauty requires a good eye and a camera that can adequately handle landscape scenarios. This model from Nikon is good fit as it's got the ability to focus on multiple parts of your picture frame.
With this model, you no longer need to worry about carrying cables for data transfer all the time as it comes with Wi-FI.
The D5300 + AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-140mm 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.
It looks simple, capable and doesn't stand out in any particular way.
|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|
|Image Formats Supported||JPEG, RAW|
|On Screen Display (OSD) Languages||ARA, CHI (SIMPL), CHI (TR), CZE, DAN, DEU, DUT, ENG, ESP, FIN, FRE, GRE, HUN, ITA, JPN, KOR, NOR, POL, POR, RUM, RUS, SWE, THA, TUR, UKR|
|Playback Modes||Rotation, Slideshow, Zoom|
|Scene Modes||Portrait, Landscape, Child, Sports, Close up, Night portrait, Night landscape, Party/Indoor, Beach/Snow, Sunset, Dusk/Dawn, Pet portrait, Candlelight, Blossom, Autumn colors, Food|
|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, Incandescent, Fluorescent (7 types), Direct sunlight, Flash, Cloudy, Shade, Preset manual, All except preset manual with fine-tuning.|
|External Flash Connector||Yes|
|Flash Exposure Compensation||Yes|
|Flash Exposure Correction||-3EV - +1EV (1/3 EV 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||Auto, Manual|
|Normal Focusing Range||0.45 - ∞ m|
|Auto Exposure (AE) Lock||Yes|
|ISO Sensitivity||100, 12800, 25600, Auto|
|ISO Sensitivity (max)||25600|
|ISO Sensitivity (min)||100|
|Light Exposure Correction||±5EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step)|
|Light Exposure Modes||Aperture priority AE, Auto, Manual, Shutter priority AE|
|Light Metering||Centre-weighted, Evaluative (Multi-pattern), Spot|
|Camera Shutter Speed||30 - 1/4000 s|
|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|
|Maximum Video Resolution||1920 x 1080 pixels|
|Motion JPEG Frame Rate||60 fps|
|Resolution At Capture Speed||[email protected], [email protected], [email protected], [email protected], [email protected], [email protected], [email protected], [email protected], [email protected]|
|Supported Aspect Ratios||3:2|
|Video Formats Supported||H.264, MOV, MPEG4|
|Video Resolutions||640 x 424, 1280 x 720, 1920 x 1080 pixels|
|Audio Formats Supported||LPCM|
|Headphone Output Type||3.5mm|
|Microphone Operation Mode||Stereo|
|Filter Size||67 mm|
|Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent)||27 - 210 mm|
|Focal Length Range (f-f)||18 - 140 mm|
|Interchangeable Lens Present||1|
|Lens Mount Interface||Nikon F|
|Lens Structure (elements/groups)||17/12|
|Lens Type||Standard zoom|
|Maximum Aperture Number||38|
|Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)||210 mm|
|Minimum Aperture Number||3.5|
|Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)||27 mm|
|Optical Zoom||7.8 x|
|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|
|Ports & Interfaces|
|HDMI (Mini) Ports Quantity||1|
|HDMI Connector Type||C|
|HDMI Ports Quantity||Yes|
|USB 2.0 Connectors||1|
|Battery Technology||Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)|
|Number Of Batteries Supported||1|
|Power Source Type||Battery|
|Battery Charger Included||Yes|
|Bundled Software||ViewNX 2|
|Cables Included||AV, USB|
|Weight & Dimensions|
|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 %|