L-R: Mr. Hiroshi Takashina, MD- Nikon India, renowned professional, Raghu Rai, Mr.Toru Iwaoka, Operating Officer and General Manager for Marketing Headquarters- NIkon Corp and Mr. Toshiaki Akagi, General Manager, 1st Designing Department, Development Headquarters-Nikon Corp.
Nikon announced the introduction of its latest Nikon FX-format camera D4 and the D800, engineered to provide extreme resolution, astounding image quality and valuable video features optimised for professional still and multimedia photographers and videographers.
Considered the new Nikon flagship, the D4 renders supreme image quality, with a new 16.2-megapixel FX-format CMOS sensor, coupled with the latest generation of Nikon’s EXPEED 3 image processing engine to help produce images and videos with stunning clarity and colour. The D4 is engineered for the modern professional and incorporates never before seen HD-SLR video features for those who also need to capture multimedia content from the field. On the other hand, the D800, offers an overwhelming 36.3-million pixels as well as a variety of value-added functions, available in a compact and lightweight body. In addition to a new Nikon FX-format CMOS image sensor and the new EXPEED 3 image-processing engine, the D800 is equipped with a new 91K-pixel RGB sensor that supports the Advanced Scene Recognition System.
In addition to the D800, Nikon has released a supplementary model for those professionals who demand higher resolution and D-SLR versatility; the D800E. This model treads in medium format territory for studio work or landscape photography when there is no exception to only the highest fidelity and sharpness.
The Nikon D4 will be available at a MRP of Rs. 3,24,950, while the D800 and D800E will be available at MRP of Rs. 149,950 and 164,950, respectively.