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Used Nikon D3 Body

Product Code: FNIKOCM235368333

Shutter Count: FNIKOCM235368333

Price £483

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Nikon D3 Body
Renowned for brilliant results in all conditions using ISO 200-6400, the D3 suits sports and action photographers down to the ground. Shoots up to 9 frames per second (fps) and has a great grip which comes into its own when changing lenses. Delivers fantastic exposures in extreme conditions and is a serious piece of kit.

Key Features:
  • 12.2 megapixel FX CMOS sensor with high signal-to-noise ratio, wide dynamic range and 12-channel readout.
  • ISO 200 – 6400 : extendable up to 25600 (equivalent) and down to ISO 100 (equivalent).
  • 9fps consecutive shooting (11fps in DX Crop mode)
  • EXPEED image processing engine with 14-bit A/D conversion and 16-bit image processing for superb tonal gradation.
  • Advanced Scene Recognition System combines the camera’s metering and AF sensors for precise exposures and sharply defined images.
  • Multi-CAM3500FX 51-point AF system . Individually selectable or configurable in 9-point, 21-point and 51-point coverage settings.
  • Picture Controls streamline in-camera image processing by enabling customization of image parameters before capture and offer complete control over sharpening, contrast, brightness, hue and saturation in various color modes.
  • 920,000 dot 3-inch VGA LCD monitor with wide, 170-degree viewing angle.
  • Live View with Autofocus enables composition of images using the LCD monitor. Two modes are supported: Handheld or Tripod.
  • Two Crop Modes : DX format and 5:4 ratio. The DX crop mode can be automatically enabled when a DX lens is attached.
  • Quick response : approx. 37 ms shutter-lag and 55 ms viewfinder black-out.
  • Highly accurate, durable Kevlar/carbon fiber-composite shutter unit : Standard rating of 300, 000 cycles, with a maximum shutter speed of 1/8,000 sec and flash synchronization at up to 1/250 sec.
  • Active D-Lighting enables superior high-contrast images by automatically applying tone compensation at the moment of capture.
  • Dual CF card slots : configurable for parallel (simultaneous) or serial (consecutive) recording.
  • HDMI video output interface enables connection to high-definition video systems.
  • Intuitive ergonomics with optimized button placement for fast and comfortable handling.
  • Durable Magnesium alloy body built to withstand the rigors of the harshest of environments.
  • Wireless LAN and Ethernet support via optional Wireless Transmitter WT-4


Connection Leads & Cables Fitting Type Nikon EG-D2 AV Cable
Megapixel Banding 12 to 12.9 Megapixels
Monitor Size 3.0"
Battery Compatibility Fitting Nikon EN-EL4 A
AC Adapter Fitting Nikon EH-6
Lens Mount Nikon AFD
Compatible storage media (card not supplied) CompactFlash, CompactFlash Type II
Focal Length Conversion Factor None Required Full Frame
Compatible with MicroDrive Yes
ISO Speed Range 100-25600
Exposure Compensation Yes
Auto Exposure Bracketing Yes
Flash Modes TTL
Built in Flash No
Connection Type HDMI, USB 2.0, SCSI
White Balance Modes Auto, Manual, Preset, White Balance Bracketing, Custom
Depth of Field Preview Yes
Focusing Modes One-shot AF, AI Servo AF, Continuous AF, Manual
Tripod Thread Yes
Body Dimensions (WxHxD) mm Approx. 159.5 x 157 x 87.5 mm (6.3 x 6.2 x 3.4 in.)
Weight (g) 1240