Nikon has announced the new DSLR camera D300s, an update of the D300.
The major changes are the following:
- video capture capability (a mandatory feature nowadays) but HD-ready with resolution up to 1280 x 720 @ 24 fps a and not full-HD. Autofocus is supported in movie mode.
- a stereo mic input, a useful addition;
- burst shooting up to 7 frames per second (it was 6 fps in D300);
- dual media storage Compact Flash and SD, useful for important shots to have a backup.
- enhancements in the D-lighting function (to correct exposure/shadows);
- two new buttons: Live View and Info.