Fusing commanding speed and powerful imaging technology, the Nikon ‘1 J5′ is the latest addition to the brand’s ‘1’ system of compact interchangeable lens cameras. It is designed for photographers who are ready to capture and share their passion and memories, featuring a fast continuous full-resolution shooting frame rate at 20 fps. This is grouped with autofocus, a 20.8 megapixel backside-illuminated one-inch CV-format CMOS sensor, EXPEED 5A image processing and a selection of creative modes, in order to take photographs and video with pure clarity and precision. Utilizing what is said to be the world’s shortest release time lag, the camera eliminates shutter delay, capturing the perfect moments and even improving focus during the new sports mode.
‘Consumers are constantly looking for the right balance of portability and imaging prowess to ensure they are ready to capture each and every special moment,’ said Masahiro Horie, director of marketing and planning, Nikon inc. ‘With speeds that not even a pro DSLR camera can match, engineered into a compact camera body, the Nikon 1 J5 is a versatile and formidable addition to the Nikon 1 system whether shooting a friday night football game or for the family constantly on-the-go.’
Focusing on providing even more detail with every shot, the Nikon ‘1 J5′ has a one-inch CX-format 20.8 megapixel BSI CMOS sensor that does just the trick. furthermore, it features a built-in flash and supports a wide ISO range from 160 – 12,800, that helps preserve those precious memories, even in environments with challenging lighting. For more extreme low-light situations, its high ISO noise reduction captures and stacks four frames simultaneously to reduce image clamor. As well, the device offers impressive movie capabilities, effortlessly recording high-quality 1080/60p HD videos, whilst shooting at up to 120 fps. for this, it provides a selection of tools, including jump-cut, fast motion, four-second movie and the new time lapse mode.
Welcoming a new control layout, the Nikon ‘1 J5′ camera’s manual controls and PSAM exposure modes are easily accessible via the mode dial, whilst the command dial enables fast changing of settings. furthermore, its high-resolution three-inch 1,037k-dot touch LCD display can be tilted by 180°, helping users capture easy yet stunning self-portraits. Seamlessly shooting and sharing photos to a smartphone or tablet, via wifi, the lightweight camera which is available in silver and black, silver and white or all black, is a versatile and potable companion.
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