NIKON D800 DSLR Camera - Body Only

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  • 36.3 megapixels
  • Sensor size and type: 35.9 x 24.0 mm CMOS
  • HD video: Full HD 1080p
  • ISO Speed Range: 100-6400

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Capture images with quality like never before and elevate your photography to new levels with the Nikon D800 Digital SLR Camera.

Beautiful photography

The impressive D800 camera is built with a colossal 36.3 megapixel resolution and a high sensitivity FX-format CMOS sensor. With the D800 you will capture photos with unprecedented colour, tone and quality.

This level of image detail will define every hair, every leaf and every shimmer of light. You can also enjoy the advantage of aggressive image cropping without loss of detail.

The image sensor's potential doesn't stop at still images - put your cinematography skills to the test and capture professional video footage across a range of NIKKOR lenses, enjoying total creativity with impeccable quality.

Powerful and commanding

An EXPEED 3 image processor engine ensures superb tonal gradation and accurate colour reproduction. The commanding processing chip is the driving force behind the D800's responsive and powerful performance.

The EXPEED 3 engine handles massive amounts of image data, processing the information at rapid speeds so that images and videos appear richer with natural colour tones and reduced noise.

The ground breaking D800 DSLR also boats a best in class autofocus system. The 51-point AF system delivers stunning levels of depth and detail without the need for manual intervention.

Capture your creative flare

Play with ISO coverage from 50 to 25,600 (equivalent) and the accurate shutter unit has a maximum 1/8,000 sec shutter speed, you'll always get the shot you want. There's even a quiet shooting mode for those discreet shots - you won't scare away your subject before that decisive photo moment again!

A 3.2” LCD anti-reflective screen displays your images and subjects in stunning detail, so you can assess your framing and enjoy the results.

Moving images

With Multi-area D-Movie you can record FX- and DX-format movies in full high definition (1080p). Combine dazzling pictures with comprehensive high-fidelity audio – recording crystal clear sound with reduced mechanical noise.

The Nikon D800 is ready to create a true cinematic experience with the power of the image processor and monumental 36.3 megapixel resolution. Shoot exceptionally smooth footage with beautifully natural movement – something you can be proud of.

Furthermore, the Digital SLR boasts time-lapse photography, this sets intervals and frame rates to dramatically relay slow-moving shots at striking speeds. This impressive feature speeds up your shots up to 36,000 times faster than normal for breathtaking results!

The creative possibilities are endless, and you can show off your stills and videos in true form on an HDTV via the in-camera HDMI port.

Through the looking glass

Give yourself more creative ability and make the most of your DSLR by adding one of our impressive lenses to your DSLR kit. The right lens is the key to achieving striking compositions. You can control all aspects of your photography to shoot the subject with more creative prowess.

Every lens is specially designed for specific types of photography. Capture your creative eye through gorgeous depth-of-field, stunning macro close-ups or a wide angle frame. Take a look at our extensive range of versatile lenses - be prepared on photography adventures!

What's more, a two year guarantee is offered to give you peace of mind.

The Nikon D800 Digital SLR Camera has been engineered to bring the ultimate level of attention to detail - step into a world of photographic beauty and brilliance.

Product code: 224272

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Camera type Digital SLR camera
Processor Expeed 3
Resolution 36.3 megapixels
Size 35.9 x 24.0 mm
Cleaning - Image sensor cleaning
- Image Dust Off reference data (requires optional Capture NX 2 software)
ISO sensitivity ISO 100 - 6400 in steps of 1/3, 1/2, or 1 EV. Can also be set to approx. 0.3, 0.5, 0.7, or 1 EV (ISO 50 equivalent) below ISO 100 or to approx. 0.3, 0.5, 0.7, 1, or 2 EV (ISO 25600 equivalent) above ISO 6400; auto ISO sensitivity control available
Type Live View
Screen 3.2" TFT LCD vari-angle screen
Screen features - Resolution: 921,000 dots
- 170 ° viewing angle
- Approx. 100% frame coverage
- Automatic monitor brightness
Shutter speed 1/8,000 to 30 s in steps of 1/3, 1/2 or 1 EV, bulb, X250
Continuous shooting 6 fps
Self-timer - 2 seconds
- 5 seconds
- 10seconds
- 20 seconds
Exposure modes Programmed auto with flexible program (P); shutter-priority auto (S); aperture-priority auto (A); manual (M)
White balance Auto (2 types), incandescent, fluorescent (7 types), direct sunlight, flash, cloudy, shade, preset manual (up to 4 values can be stored) and color temperature setting (2,500 K to 10,000 K); fine-tuning available for all options
Maximum photo resolution 7360 x 4912p
Photo file formats - NEF (RAW)
Video mode Yes, with sound
Maximum video resolution Full HD 1920 x 1080p
Video file formats MOV
Audio file formats Linear PCM
Memory card - Compact Flash (Type I)
- SD
Built-in Yes
Guide number 12 m at ISO 100
Hot-shoe adapter Yes
Interface - USB 3.0
- HDMI (Mini Type C)
Colour Black
Other features - Time lapse function
- World time setting
Accessories included - AN-DC6 Strap
- EN-EL15 Rechargeable Li-ion Battery
- MH-25 Battery Charger
- UC-E14 USB Cable
- BM-12 LCD Monitor Cover
- BF-1B Body Cap
- BS-1 Accessory Shoe Cap
- DK-17 Viewfinder Eyepiece
Software included ViewNX 2
Dimensions 123 x 146 x 81.5 mm (L x W x D)
Weight 900 g
Manufacturer’s guarantee 2 years
Lens mount Nikon F mount
Focus area points 51-point autofocus
Battery type Li-ion EN-EL15
Battery life Approx. 900 shots