The type of digital camera you own will determine the overall quality of your images. If you are interested in creating a photography portfolio to enter the world of professional photography you must use a digital SLR that allows full image capturing customization. The Nikon 10.2MP Digital SLR Camera, Model: D3000KIT is outfitted with an ergonomic design for a secure hold, advanced image processors and features that rival the most professional SLR. One of my personal favorite features within this Nikon D3000 Digital Camera is the price, which averages at $500.00 (as of 2010).
Image Quality: 4/5 Stars
Technologies: 4/5 Stars
Features: 4/5 Stars
Overall Rating: 4/5 Stars
Main Features and Technologies:
This Nikon D3000KIT Digital SLR Camera features a total megapixel count of 10.2 megapixels. This will allow you the flexibility to enlarge photographs up to 20 x 30 inches without loosing quality or gaining pixilation. Professional photographers and semi-professional photographers will definitely enjoy the pixel capabilities of this digital SLR camera.
One of my favorite features within this Nikon D3000KIT Digital SLR Camera is the Continuous Shooting Mode. When selected the camera will capture images at a rate of 3 frames per second, which is ideal when capturing high action shots in sporting events or if you enjoy capturing wildlife in action.
You will be able to choose between six exposure scene modes. These modes are designed to capture specific scenes, such as close-up, sports, child, night portrait, landscape or standard portraits.
You’ll be able to view your images through the 3-inch LCD monitor. This monitor features a 170-degree viewing angle thus you’ll be able to hold the camera in different positions while still having a clear view of what you’re capturing.
Another interesting feature within this Nikon D3000KIT Digital SLR Camera is the In-Camera Editing Suite. This feature provides 13 editing functions so you can enhance your photographs directly in the camera without having to upload and install additional software in your computer. Some of the editing functions include red-eye fix, soft filter and image trim.
You will have full control over the shutter speed. With a maximum speed of 1/4000 of a second and a minimum speed of 30 seconds you’ll be able to customize how this Nikon D3000KIT Digital SLR Camera captures your photographs. For the price, you’re getting an amazing camera that can be used in professional or amateur settings.