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The Nikon D5100 Offers Unrivalled Creativity with Amazing Pictures and Inspirational Movies!
With the revolutionary 18 to 55mm lens, the D5100 DSLR camera offers a wide array of video and photographic tools which include a 16.2 million pixels CMOS sensor, awesome Full 1080p HD movies along with full time autofocus, and 4fps continuous shooting. Besides these and other awesome futures on the D5100, its best selling point is its affordability. It rests perfectly between the entry-level cameras and the high-end ones, and if you wish to further your photography skills, you will definitely fall in love with this camera.
The D5100 Offers You the Freedom to Become Creative!
With the D5100 in your hands, you can stimulate you photography creativity in many ways. The D5100 comes with a variety of new photographic as well as video tools that present superb performance and superior image quality along with surprising versatility. With an extremely flexible Vari-Angle LCD monitor, 16.2 million pixels, full High Definition movie abilities, new HDR settings and new effects mode, the performance and power to capture special moments and the liberty to become creative is in your hands.
Get Creative from any Point of View with the New Vari-Angle LCD monitor!
The D5100's Vari-Angle LCD monitor allows you to be creative from any point of view by allowing you to take shots and also record movies from unique viewpoints. The camera has a super sharp 3.0 inch 921,000-dots flexible LCD monitor that allows you to perform high quality and versatile playback as well as viewing. This allows you to explore all angles to ensure that you do not miss a single shot including overhead shots, ground level shots, waist level shots, as well as perfect self portraits. The Vari-Angle LCD monitor enables you to get creative from any point of view.
Effects Mode: More Artistic Shots and Movies!
The D5100 includes an awesome range of special effects for taking still photos or recording D-Movie Full HD movies. With an option for selective color, you can isolate any color within a scene, capture details in areas that are not well lit using night vision, use High Key to create bright images, emphasize a scene's mood using Low Key, make scenes look like miniature scale models using Miniature Effects, and create color outlines of subjects which are played back as stills in slide shows using the Color Sketch effects mode.
Make Stories More Interesting with Full High Definition 1080p D-Movie with Sound!.
Due to the D5100's full HD ability, you can enjoy uniquely superior quality movie capabilities while the Full-time Autofocus eliminates any guesswork from tracking your subjects when they are in motion. This makes movie making effortless thanks to the camera's ergonomically located Live View Movie and Live View button. The D5100's sound recording ability will make your D-Movies come to life as it comes equipped with the option of a ME-1 Stereo Microphone.
Previously, it was quite difficult to render equal textures when taking shots of high contrast scenes like bright skies and a deep shadow in the foreground. However, this is not the case any more as the D5100 comes with twin exposures that enables you to create images which reveal a wide dynamic range with minimal noise and rich color gradation. Additionally, the camera's built-in pop-up flash comes in handy when shooting backlit or dark subjects. The pop-up flash delivers the desired brilliance whenever you need it as it automatically brightens the subjects even in bright sunlight. The intelligent flash control also ensures that you always get results that look natural in any environment.
Nikon D5100 Price in Malaysia
The Nikon D5100 Malaysia launch came on April 4th 2011 according to numerous media reports. The camera's launch in Malaysia coincided with Nikon's 10th Anniversary celebrations in Malaysia which ran from March 31st to April 3rd 2011. According to internet sources, the Nikon D5100 price varies depending on the additional features that the camera comes with. Generally, the Nikon D5100 price Malaysia ranges from as low as 1,748.00 Malaysian Riggits (RM) for the 16.2MP Body to as high as RM 2,698.00 for the Nikon D5100 with an 18-55mm lens. However, different retailers have varying prices within this range for the same cameras. For example, according to the latest 2012 prices for the camera (Body only) at photosyok.com, it is selling at RM 2,698, which is basically the same price as the price for the D5100 with a 18-55mm lens. The D5100 16.2 million pixels (with Body and an 18 to 55mm Lens) is selling at youbeli.com (a Malaysian online retail store) at a discounted price of RM 2,148.00 down from the original sales price of RM 2,448.00. On the other hand, the D5100 (Body only) is selling at a discounted price of RM 1,748.00 up from RM 2,048.00 at the same online retail store. At shashinki.com, another online store in Malaysia, the camera (Body only) is selling at RM 1,788.00 and it comes equipped with a free Nikon DSLR bag and 8GB SDHC card).
This is a discounted price and the original sales price was RM 2,298.00. The camera (with 18-55mm lens with Nikon bag, 8GB memory card, tripod and a Matin cleaning kit is selling at a discounted price of RM 2,238.00 at the same online store. The Nikon D5100 price Malaysia is nonetheless within the same range as in other countries like the US and the UK. For instance, you can get the D5100 (body only) for £550 in the UK, while the same version is selling at $750 in the US. The price for the D5100 is somehow expensive if you want to get all the additional accessories the come with it. It is however cheap for those who are buying the Body only version. Additionally, it is suitable for amateur photographers who want to polish their photography skills. It is also ideal for professionals who do not wish to carry their more high-end cameras with them all the time for capturing those rare moments.