Getting a Digital SLR camera opens you up to a bigger world photography. With its extensive range of settings, you can now calibrate much more just before you press the shutter.
Simple shots - As a photography noob, this Nikon D3300 + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR II 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 D3300 + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR II is a very straightforward option. At this skill level you'll be comfortable utilising features such as the 11 "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 D3300 + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR II does have a good set of options that caters for photographers with high skill levels.
Simple clips - As a videography noob, this Nikon D3300 + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR II video camera should be sufficient for your needs.
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.
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.
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 D3300 + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR II 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.
Shooting your next scene - This camera has a sensor size of 23.5 x 15.6 mm mm which plays a large roles in handling various lighting scenarios.
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!
As you go about your business each day, there are moments or situations that come up that you'll want to capture on camera. The Nikon D3300 + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR II makes for a great partner for taking those everyday shots, whether planned or spontaneous.
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.
Whether its for living or non-living things, using the Nikon D3300 + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR II for aquatic photos is a treat.
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.
When taking photos of the beautiful creatures of the wild, you'll need to have Tracking Focus mode activated so as not to miss any great moments while they are active in their habitat. Burst shots help as well, which this camera happens to have making it a very good option for your needs.
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 D3300 + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR II has a variety of scene modes which can be selected to suit the shot you're preparing to take.
Sometimes carrying cables about just so you can move your photos across the devices can be a pain. Good thing this particular model comes with Wi-Fi.
This device showcases a refined taste in mobile devices due to clean lines and a premium look.
Whether you want to blend in, or have a camera that doesn’t attract unwanted attention, the basic design of the D3300 + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR II fits the bill.
Compact, proficient and easy-to-use, the Nikon D3300 is the ideal all-around DSLR camera that lets you capture every moment in the detail it deserves. When it comes to picture quality, the robust 24.2MP CMOS sensor and EXPEED 4 image processor work in tandem to deliver stunning photographs that boast a maximum resolution of 6000 x 4000. Not only does the D3300 take great images, but also dazzling video in Full HD 1080p and 60 frames per second with rich detail and natural colours. Whether it's the sophisticated autofocus system, built-in flash or native sensitivity range that reaches ISO 12800, you can rest assured that you're equipped with all the tools to adapt to the unpredictability of life. When you finally do find those photos and videos worth sharing, results instantly appear on your connected device in a matter of seconds thanks to the convenient WiFi feature. For a camera with such powerful imaging capabilities, the D3300 offers top-notch portability thanks to its compact body frame and sleek feel. Not only was this DSLR designed to fit comfortably in your hands, but it fits snugly in your baggage or backpack, meaning it'll never miss a moment.
|Camera Type||SLR Camera Kit|
|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, Exif 2.3|
|Eye Relief||18 mm|
|Image Formats Supported||JPG, RAW|
|Languages Support||ARA, BEN, BUL, CHI (SIMPL), CHI (TR), CZE, DAN, DEU, DUT, ENG, ESP, EST, FIN, FRE, GRE, HEB, HUN, INC, ITA, JPN, KAZ, KOR, Multi, NOR, POL, POR, RUM, RUS, SCR, SER, SRP, SWE, THA, TUR, UKR|
|Multi Burst Mode||Yes|
|Scene Modes||Children, Close-up (macro), Panorama, Portrait, Sports, Landscape (scenery)|
|Scene Modes Present||Yes|
|Self-timer Delay||2, 5, 10, 20 s|
|Shooting Modes||Aperture priority, Auto, Manual, Movie, Program, Shutter priority|
|Tripod Mounting Supported||Yes|
|White Balance||Auto, Cloudy, Custom modes, Flash, Fluorescent, Incandescent, Shade, Sunny|
|External Flash Connector||Yes|
|Flash Exposure Compensation||Yes|
|Flash Exposure Correction||-3EV - +1EV (1/3 EV step)|
|Flash Guide Number||12 m|
|Flash Modes||Auto, Fill-in, Flash off, Red-eye reduction, Slow synchronization|
|Flash Sync-speed||0.005 s|
|Shoe Mounting Point||Yes|
|Shoe Mounting Point Type||Hot|
|Auto Focus (AF) Points||11|
|Auto Focus (AF) Points Selection||1|
|Auto Focusing (AF) Modes||Continuous Auto Focus, Servo Auto Focus, Single Auto Focus|
|Auto Exposure (AE) Lock||Yes|
|ISO Sensitivity||100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, 12800|
|ISO Sensitivity (max)||12800|
|ISO Sensitivity (min)||100|
|Light Exposure Control||Program AE|
|Light Exposure Correction||± 5EV (1/3EV step)|
|Light Exposure Modes||Aperture priority AE, Auto, Manual, Shutter priority AE|
|Light Metering||Centre-weighted, Matrix, Partial, Spot|
|Camera Shutter Type||Electronic|
|Continuous Shooting Mode||Yes|
|Fastest Camera Shutter Speed||1/4000 s|
|Shutter Priority AE||Yes|
|Shutter Speed Settings||B, T|
|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, MOV, MPEG4|
|Video Resolutions||640 x 360, 640 x 424, 960 x 540, 1280 x 720, 1920 x 1080, 1920 x 960 pixels|
|Audio Formats Supported||LPCM|
|Microphone Operation Mode||Mono|
|Filter Size||52 mm|
|Focal Length Range (f-f)||18 - 55 mm|
|Interchangeable Lens Present||1|
|Lens Mount Interface||Nikon F|
|Lens Structure (elements/groups)||11/8|
|Maximum Aperture Number||36|
|Minimum Aperture Number||3.5|
|Number Of Diaphragm Blades||7|
|Optical Zoom||3 x|
|Compatible Memory Cards||SD, SDHC, SDXC|
|Display Resolution (numeric)||921000 pixels|
|Field Of View||100 %|
|Diopter Adjustment (D-D)||-1.7 - 0.5|
|Image Sensor Size (W X H)||23.5 x 15.6 mm|
|Total Megapixels||24.78 MP|
|Ports & Interfaces|
|HDMI (Mini) Ports Quantity||1|
|HDMI Connector Type||Mini|
|HDMI Ports Quantity||Yes|
|High Speed Port present||Yes|
|Battery Capacity||1230 mAh|
|Battery Technology||Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)|
|Number Of Batteries Supported||1|
|Power Source Type||Battery|
|Battery Charger Included||Yes|
|Cables Included||AV, USB|
|Weight & Dimensions|
|Weight (including Battery)||460 g|
|Maximum Image Resolution||6000 x 4000 pixels|
|Still Image Resolution(s)||6000 x 40004496 x 30002992 x 20009600 x 10804800 x 10801632 x 96001632 x 4800|
|Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)||0 - 85 %|