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Nikon F5

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Nikon F5

The Nikon F5 features high-speed, high precision Auto focus (AF) system with five focusing areas, exposure measurement system, motor drive, shutter with built-in monitoring function, custom setting for 24 functions, data exchange with PC, AF area mode and accessories.

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The Nikon F5 features an analog SLR camera. It offers AF system which includes five focusing areas based on the distance-measuring element Multi-CAM 1300 Autofocus Sensor Module. The Dynamic AF mode offers a…

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Nikon F5

The Nikon F5 features high-speed, high precision Auto focus (AF) system with five focusing areas, exposure measurement system, motor drive, shutter with built-in monitoring function, custom setting for 24 functions, data exchange with PC, AF area mode and accessories.

Features

The Nikon F5 features an analog SLR camera. It offers AF system which includes five focusing areas based on the distance-measuring element Multi-CAM 1300 Autofocus Sensor Module. The Dynamic AF mode offers an incorporation of activities which include tracking the subject, attain, and maintaining proper focus with full use of all of the five focusing areas. The 3D-Color Matrix Metering uses the color tone of the subject as one of the factors for proper exposure in addition to the brightness and contrast, and the information about distance obtained from the lenses. This camera offers exposure metering system taking into account the tone of the subject which also shows the available subject conditions of 3D-Color Matrix Metering, Center-Weighted Metering and Spot Metering. The Nikon F5 features Mirror Balancer which operates high-speed AF and well-balanced viewfinder images. The motor drive features a high-speed film advance of up to 8 frames per second (fps) and a film rewind that takes 4 seconds per 36 exposure roll. This camera offers optical sensor which monitors the shutter when the shutter button is pressed and corrects any blurring if detected. The “Speed” keyword type rotating dials and pad-like selectors features high operating speed such as the focus area selector on the back of the body and the command dials for setting the aperture and shutter speed. The interchangeable viewfinder offers four options which include Multi-Meter Finder DP-30, AE Action Finder DA-30, Waist-Level Finder DW-30, High Magnification Finer DW-31 and 13 options of interchangeable focusing screen. The custom setting function is said to offer comfortable shooting from selection of preferred options.

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The Nikon F5 features the camera honored with the following awards which include The British magazine Amateur Photographer (AP)’s camera of the Year 1997 and 35 mm SLR & Medium format camera of the year, Camera Grand Prix 1997 (Japan), EISA (European Imaging and Sound Association) European Camera of the Year ‘97-‘98 and TIPA (Technical Image Press Association) The Best SLR Camera ’97-’98.

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