Nikon 1 J3 announced + sample images

Nikon just announced their latest camera for Nikon 1 flagship : the Nikon 1 J3. This camera will surely replace the previous Nikon 1 J2 as Nikon’s mirrorless camera for enthusiast photographer.


Some key specs :

  • 14.2-megapixel CMOS sensor
  • Dust shield , dust reduction system
  • support SD, SDHC , and faster SDXC memory card
  • Bulb mode
  • 15fps with autofocus enabled
  • ISO 160-6400
  • FullHD video recording at 60fps
  • Waterproof housing also available for shooting under water (optional )
  • Interchangeable lens system
  • Available on Amazon for $545 ( with 10-30mm lens ) – check price

Some sample images (from Nikon website )

Nikon V1 Sample Videos

A Nikon V1 Sample Video now available from Fenchel&Janisch

Nikon V1 supports full HD movie recording at following configurations:

  • 1920 x 1080 @ 60i/30 fps
  • 1280 x 720 @ 30/15 fps
  • 640 x 480 @ 30/15 fps
  • 320 x 240 @ 30/15 fps
Here’s some samples:

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Nikon V1 and J1 Promo Video

Nikon V1 and J1 promo video found on YouTube. So, do you think Nikon is doing it right ? Is their new cameras able to compete with current mirrorless / four-third cameras ?

You can pre-order the camera now

  • Nikon V1 – $899 ( with kit lens )
  • Nikon J1 – $650 , available  in four colors ( white, pink, red, and silver )
Nikon V1 promo video

Nikon J1 promo video

Nikon V1 and J1 Sample Images

Nikon V1 and J1 sampel images and videos

Continually updated.. let me know if you want to add

  • Nikon Japan V1 official sample images : ISO 100 – 400 , available in full-res JPEG ( link )
  • Nikon Japan J1 official sample images: ISO 100 – 800 , JPEG ( link )
  • Nikon V1 official sample videos ( link )
  • Nikon J1 official sample videos ( link )
  • and more sample videos ( and hands-on review ) at Engadget

Nikon J1 and V1 Announced & Ready For Pre-Order

Finally, Nikon enter the mirrorless market. They just announced a brand new mirrorless system : two new cameras and three compatible lenses. The first camera is Nikon V1 that comes with new ‘CX’ format 10MP CMOS sensor. The camera intended for enthusiast photographer , comes with magnesium alloy body and 1.4M dot EVF. The V1 will be available around october for $899 ( with 10-30mm kit lens )


The second camera is Nikon J1. It’s more compact and less expensive than the V1. The Nikon J1 features the same CX format sensor with 10MP, full HD movie and will be available for $650 ( with 10-30mm kit lens ).

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First Nikon Mirrorless Camera is Coming

Nikon has setup a special mini site to prepare the incoming of their new mirrorless camera. The site is and it has a countdown timer that end at 1pm New York City time on Wednesday ( September 21st )


and new Nikon mirrorless specs has been arise:

  • 10.1 CMOS sensor with 13.2×8.8mm size ( *sigh* , not an APS-C sensor )
  • dust cleaning sensor
  • 12 bit RAW data
  • EVF with 100% coverage with diopter and bright adjustment
  • EVF resolution 1.4 M dots
  • able to shoot still images at 60fps !! and VGA video at 400fps ! talks about slow-mo movies possibilities , nice Nikon
  • Full HD movie 1080p 30fps , 720p 60fps
Stay tune for more info