Type of Camera Integral-motor autofocus 35mm single lens reflex.
Picture Format 24 x 36mm [standard 35mm (135) film format]
Lens Mount Nikon F mount
Lens More than 70 Nikkor and Series E lenses available.
Focus Modes Dual autofocus modes (Single servo and Continuous servo) focus assist and manual focusing.
Autofocus Detection System TTL phase detection system using 96 CCD's.
Autofocus Detection Range Approx. EV 4 to EV 17 using lenses f:2.8 or faster; EV 5 to EV 18 using lenses f:4.5 or faster but slower than f:2.8.
Autofocus Lock Single Servo AF - Possible once focus LED is lit and shutter release remains slightly depressed; Continuous Servo AF - focus detection continues as long as shutter release remains partially depressed.
Focus Assist Available in manual focus mode with an AF Nikkor, Nikkor or Series E lens with a maximum aperture of f:4.5 or faster
Exposure Metering Light intensity feedback measurement (for P DUAL, P HI and A), TTL full aperture centerweighted measurement (for manual exposure) employs one silicone photo diode (SPD).
Exposure Meter Switch Activated by setting film advance mode selector at S or C and lightly pressing shutter release button, remains on for approx. 8 sec. after releasing shutter release button.
Metering Range (at ISO 100 with f/1.4 lens) EV 1 to EV19
Exposure Modes Three Program (dual, normal and high speed) auto exposure modes, Auto, Aperture-Priority Auto and Manual