DSLR stands for Digital Single Lens Reflex. These cameras come with removable lenses so that different optics can be attached in order to give different exposure to the pictures.
DSLR are different from new compact digital cameras. These cameras produce sharper and desirable images as compared to the digital cameras. They provide the user with hand on control for zoom and focus precision unlike the digital cameras.
In 2014 India has seen the launch of some new DSLR cameras.
Here’s a list of 5 Best DSLR cameras:
The Nikon D4S is an evolutionary continuation of the D4 model. This camera features the best autofocus system released till date. It can shoot at full resolution at 11 frames per second with continuous autofocus.
Nikon D4S is the best camera for professional use but is priced high at Rs 3,40,400 (body only).
The camera has 36.0 x 23.9mm CMOS sensor with 16.2 effective pixels and has a 16.2MP FX format CMOS sensor resolution.
It has Expeed 4 imaging engine which is 30% faster from other imaging engines and captures high quality videos at high ISO.
The device supports 1080 60p for videos and has a ISO Sensitivity range of 100 to 25600.
It has Advanced Multi CAM-3500FX AF sensor.
The camera is powered by an EN-EL18a Rechargeable Li-ion Battery which provides 3020 shots in single frame mode.
Canon EOS 5D Mark III
The Canon EOS 5D Mark III offers a stream lined shooting design. The photo quality and video quality are outstanding. The camera is better in performance than its predecessor. It is priced at Rs 2,12,000 (body only).
The device has a 22.3 MP sensor resolution with CMOS sensor.
It has Canon’s latest DIGIC 5+ image processor.
The Mark III has a 61-point AF module and extensive ISO 100-25,600 sensitivity range which can be further expanded to ISO 102,400).
The camera also supports full HD movie recording at 1080p.
It has an optional WiFi and GPS connectivity option.
The device has a LP-E6 Li-ion chargeable removable battery which can take up to 960 shots.
The Nikon D610 is the redesigned version of Nikon D600. The camera is priced at Rs 1,49,500 with a AF-S 24-85 mm VR Lens.
Nikon has made some improvements in continuous shooting speed as well as improved AF performance.
The camera sports a 10MP DX format CCD with Nikon’s EXPEED imaging concept.
The device has Multi CAM530 three area AF sensor.
It has an ISO sensitivity range of 100-11600 plus HI 1.
The camera has an improved user interface and large 2.5inch 230000 pixel LCD monitor.
It also viewfinder blackout and short shutter lag.
The camera is juiced by a EN-EL9 Li-ion battery.
The Pantex K-30 has the best image quality compared to its nearest competitors. It is a feature rich camera and offers more than its price of Rs 54,500(body only).
The camera is water resistant and its weather sealed body can handle direct rain. The device has a pentaprism viewfinder which is bright and accurate.
The twin control dials makes exposer control easy. The camera is build solid and provides with high image quality.
The device sports a 16.5MP with CMOS sensor type. It has a RGBG colour filter type.
It supports JPEG and 12 Bit RAW image formats.
The device has an ISO sensitivity range of 100-12800, which is further expandable to 25600.
It is juiced by a D-LI109 Lithium-ion rechargeable battery.
The Nikon D3200 delivers a clear photo quality and fast performance. The camera has a lot of similar features like Nikon D3100. The camera has a new high resolution sensor with Nikon’s updated Expeed 3 imaging engine. It is a low range camera priced at Rs.30,300 with a AF-S 18-55 mm VR Lens.
The camera has a 24.2 MP sensor resolution with a 3x optical zoom with total of 24,700,000 pixels. It has JPEG image recording format and supports HDMI AV interface.
The lens set has 3 x zoom lens – 18 – 55 mm – f/3.5-5.6 G Nikon AF-S DX VR lens type with filter size 52mm and Silent Wave Motor (SWM) feature.
The camera has a pop up flash with slow synchro flash mode and wireless-off mode feature. Supports SD memory card.
It has a Nikon EN-EL 14 1x Li-ion rechargeable battery, which can take upto 540 shots.