Nikon D100 SLR Review

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Nikon D100



Sample Pictures


Pictures captured in Large/Fine quality, AWB, default contrast and sharpening.
We used the new AF-S Nikkor 24-85mm F3.5-4.5G zoom lens unless noted.

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2,682,287
1/180 F6.3 ISO 200
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2,699,976
Studio strobes
Nikon 28-70 F2.8
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2,921,103
1/350 F10 ISO 200
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2,595,198
1/500 F8 ISO 200
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3,327,113
1/320 F9 ISO 200
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2,935,822
1/350 F10 ISO 200
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2,921,318
1/500 F10 ISO 200
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2,609,417
5 secs/F8 ISO 200 w/NR
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2,671,678
25 secs ISO 200 w/NR
Yes really - 25 seconds!
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2,992,949
1/60 F8 ISO 200
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2,823,386
SB-50DX bounce flash
1/60 F4.5 ISO 400
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3,488,940
1/500 F11 ISO 200
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3,055,914
1/400 F10 ISO 200
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2,089,733
SB-80DX bounced
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2,629,154
SB-80DX bounced
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2,781,523
South Beach Miami
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2,737,078
Coolpix 2500 Tour Van
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2,652,787
South Beach Miami




Nikon D100 vs Canon D60 in the Studio

(These thumbnails were rotated, the original images are not)

Both camera lenses were set to 85mm under identical studio lighting

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2,919,203
3008x2000 (Nikon D100)
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2,930,009
3008x2000 (Nikon D100)
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2,890,913
3008x2000 (Nikon D100)
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2,460,083
3072x2048 (Canon D60)
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2,336,155
3072x2048 (Canon D60)
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2,440,997
3072x2048 (Canon D60)

Fuji S2 Pro vs Nikon D100

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2,401,539
3024x2016
(Fuji S2)
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4,657,189
4256x2848
(Fuji S2)
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3,060,499
3008x2000
(Nikon D100)
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2,767,584
3008x2000
(Nikon D100)
Thanks to Dan Eisenman of All Pro Photography and his lovely model Sara.





Thanks to Jay Marino Photography
for the following pictures

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2,904,871
3008x2000
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2,656,357
3008x2000
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2,648,212
3008x2000




Want to know how the D100 fares for near infrared?
Check out Cory Shubert's "Infrared How To" page for the D100






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