By picking a Mirror-less camera, you'll be getting yourself a device that matches the capability of a DSLR while sporting a slightly smaller form factor. This is due the absence of the mirror and prism that drives the optical viewfinder of a typical DSLR.
Point and shoot - If you're not quite the expert yet or you're just getting started in the world of photography, the Nikon Z 7 will satisfy your needs.
For those who are passionate about photography at a casual level but are prepared to make the occasional technical adjustments, the Z 7 is a very straightforward option. At this skill level you'll be comfortable utilising features such as the 493 "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 Z 7 does have a good set of options that caters for photographers with high skill levels.
For the professional photographer, the Nikon Z 7 makes no compromises. Calibration options on this camera are deep and varied which combines nicely with its generous Image Sensor Size (35.9 x 23.9 mm (mm)).
Simple clips - As a videography noob, this Nikon Z 7 video camera should be sufficient for your needs.
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.
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 Z 7 is a great companion to have.
High definition entertainment - While shooting a variety of scenes for your next release, this camera has you covered due to the (35.9 x 23.9 mm mm image sensor it houses.
Ultra High Definition - you'll be able to capture immersive and highly detailed footage with this camera's 4K capability.
If you're looking for that silky-smooth rendering of your videos, this camera has got it as its able to handle 120 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
If you're looking to simply use your camera to point-and-shoot everyday moments with an item or person as the subject matter, then the Z 7 is an easy recommendation for this.
The Nikon Z 7 has a sensor size of 35.9 x 23.9 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!
Its important to ensure the celebrant (or special guests) are in clear view in every photo taken. Keeping them in focus while they're moving about is one of the great features that comes with the Z 7 .
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.
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 35.9 x 23.9 mm (mm) Image Sensor on this camera, provides you with a device that suits your wildlife photography needs - whether tranquil or dramatic.
Composing photographs of landscapes is subject to the lighting conditions that you're faced with. The 35.9 x 23.9 mm(mm) Image Sensor Size on this model play a big role in this. Also, the Nikon Z 7 has a variety of scene modes which can be selected to suit the shot you're preparing to take.
With this model, you no longer need to worry about carrying cables for data transfer all the time as it comes with Wi-FI.
Boasting clean lines and premium looks, the Z 7 showcases your refined taste in mobile cameras. Guaranteed to make your friends green with envy.
It looks simple, capable and doesn't stand out in any particular way.
|Aperture Priority AE||Yes|
|Image Formats Supported||JPEG, RAW, TIFF|
|Scene Modes Present||Yes|
|External Flash Connector||Yes|
|Auto Focus (AF) Points||493|
|Auto Focus (AF) Points Selection||1|
|ISO Sensitivity (max)||25600|
|Continuous Shooting Mode||Yes|
|Shutter Priority AE||Yes|
|4K Video Capable||Yes|
|Camcorder Media Type||XQD|
|Live stream capable||1|
|Max FPS @4K||30|
|Maximum Video Resolution||3840 x 2160 pixels|
|Video Formats Supported||H.264, MOV, MP4|
|Audio Formats Supported||AAC, LPCM|
|Headphone Output Type||3.5|
|Microphone Operation Mode||Stereo|
|Interchangeable Lens Present||1|
|Minimum Aperture Number||2.8|
|Vari-angle LCD Display||Yes|
|Diopter Adjustment (D-D)||-4 to +2|
|Image Sensor Size (W X H)||35.9 x 23.9 mm|
|Ports & Interfaces|
|HDMI (Mini) Ports Quantity||1|
|HDMI Ports Quantity||Yes|
|Weight & Dimensions|