Nikon D300s DSLR with HD recording and dual memory card slots
The Nikon D300S brings HD movie capability, a faster frame advance rate of 7fps and dual CF and SD memory card slots to offer new opportunities to explore creative imaging. Built upon the widely acclaimed D300, the D300S incorporates the same DX-format 12.3 megapixel CMOS sensor, professional 51-point autofocus system and commended EXPEED image processing in a discrete compact body. In-camera movie clips can be edited by simply selecting the start and stop points during playback. Also, the new Type C HDMI interface enables editing to be carried out on an HD display if desired.
The Nikon D300S offers the choice of dual storage media standards; CF and SD with options to manage how the camera records data to them. For example, one can elect to store stills to one format and movie clips to another. The 3 inch 920K dot high definition TFT monitor offers excellent image playback and movie composition support. One can also display the Virtual Horizon level during movie shooting if desired.
The Nikon D300S comprehensive feature set is designed for anyone who is serious about the future of their photography. The Nikon D300S measures 147 x 114 x 74 mm, weigh 918 g (with batt) and will be available in two kit configurations: AFS DX NIKKOR 16-85mm f/3.5-4.5 VR and the AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-200mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR II.