Summary: I'm certainly not a professional photographer, nor do I inspire to be, so that might explain why I rated that the camera didn't exactly meet my expectations. Over all, the camera is awesome, takes great pictures, does everything that I need it to do - and more!
Summary: - Since this is my first D-SLR, I didn't know the body and lens was made of plastic which is really cheap but I guess it's to make the camera lightweight and because it's an entry-level D-SLR.
Pros: - Newest model of the Nikon D3000 series - Has auto-focusing while recording movies - Great entry-level D-SLR for beginners like me
Cons: - Lack of screen resolution compared to other similar priced D-SLRs
Excerpt: That's what my husband told me when I received my first batch of photo prints from this camera! Great photos - in good outdoor lighting, the sports mode has awesome shutter speed. The indoor photos of our Christmas tree were great too.
Pros: Easy To Use, Fast Shutter Speed, Good Image Quality
Summary: First of all the HD video are crazy! It works like nothing else. We've been tried a half a dozen digital cameras and those cheap HD recorders for $120 something. Besides it takes amazing pictures with little to no knowledge how to use a professional camera from the size of the camera to how easy to...
Summary: This is my first DSLR camera, after doing so many research, talking to friends,Contacted Nikon USA customer care, I decided to buy this camera.I got this camera right before Thanks giving, as I know I'll not get best deal on this camera as this is one of the highest selling DSLR camera available in...
Excerpt: Has been excellent so far. I purchased the D3100 for a few reasons and compromises. I am interested in photography and my family is interested in point and shoot photography and I what them to be able to use this camera as well so I can be in some pictures too.
Pros: Easy To Use, Good Image Quality, Large Clear LCD
Summary: its a very compact camera in the dslr range, about the same as the d3000 or d5000 in weight and dimensions. but, the features on this beginner level camera are amazing. id highly recommend this camera to anybody who wants to move beyond point and shoot into slr.
Excerpt: The Nikon D3100 was aimed firmly at beginners when it was launched in 2010. It offers a range of “high end” features in what is a relatively simple to use package. As well as a 14 megapixel sensor it can record in HD video with sound, 11 point focusing, auto and manual exposure, but perhaps most...
Pros: Very similar to the more expensive D3200 but half the price
Cons: Only 14 megapixels - is that a problem for you?