NIKON Z50 CAMERA WITH 16-50MM Z DX VR & 50-250MM Z DX VR LENS SUMMARY
The new Nikon Z50 is the first Z series DX-format mirrorless camera, launched at the same time as two completely new compatible Nikkor Z DX zoom lenses. Offering superb image quality, the all-new Nikon Z50 captures perfectly focused photos and 4K movies that are rich in detail, depth, and colour. It is aimed squarely at both stills and video photographers being is a great hybrid option.
The body is equipped with a high resolution 20.9MP DX-format (APS-C) CMOS sensor, bringing the optical advantages of mirrorless into a robust, compact DX body. Features inherited from the acclaimed Nikon Z7 and Z6 cameras include the wide Z-Mount for lenses, and the fast Hybrid-AF autofocus system. The Z50 also features a sharp electronic viewfinder, a tilting touchscreen, and the deep grip that makes Nikon mirrorless cameras comfortable to hold.
Other eatures include Intelligent Eye-Detection AF, which is ideal for shooting portraits, and up to 11 fps continuous shooting (with AF/AE) for action and sports photography. The Z 50 is fully compatible with the optional FTZ Mount Adapter, which allows F-mount Nikkor DSLR lenses to be utilised. This will appeal to existing DX format photographers who are keen to move to a lightweight mirrorless option, whilst keeping their existing lenses.
The newest addition to the Nikon portfolio has been launched in the form of the Nikon Z 50. With this launch, Nikon have produced the new NIKKOR Z DX 50–250mm f/4.5–6.3 VR lens, which is a perfect compact telephoto zoom lens that allows for fast-focusing with normal to telephoto 50-250mm focal length. This lens will delivery stunning imagery with a feature highlight being its minimum focus distance of just 0.5m, allow you to focus incredibly sharply on subjects that are close to you.
Further, the in-lens vibration reduction allows you to shoot at shutter speeds up to 5 stops slower than otherwise possible, while the silent control ring will make it possible for you to shoot with key functions including manual focus, exposure compensation and aperture control.
Additionally in this Nikon camera and lens kit you will also get the new NIKKOR Z DX 16–50mm f/3.5–6.3 VR, the newest wide angle lens by Nikon. This new lens features fast-focusing with a wide-angle to normal focal length range of 16-50mm, equivalent to a 24-75mm FX format. The key feature of this new Nikon Nikkor Z DX lens is the minimum focus distance of only 0.2m, allowing for super sharp focus on close-up subjects to produce fantastic detail in your images.
The additional in-lens vibration reduction allows for incredibly clear images and record steady video footage – even while filming and walking!
while the silent control ring will make it possible for you to shoot with key functions including manual focus, exposure compensation and aperture control.
Best of all however is the weight and size of this new Nikon Nikkor Z lens, at only 135g and super flat while retracted, it fits right in your pocket and makes it perfect for day to day photography.
NIKON Z50 MIRRORLESS BODY SPECIFICATIONS
|APS-C Sized CMOS, 23.5 mm x 15.7 mm
|209 (single-point AF, photo mode, DX image area)
|11 FPS WITH AF/AE
|8-cm (3.2–in.) diagonal; Tilting TFT touch-sensitive LCD
|0.99-cm/0.39-in. approx. 2360k-dot (XGA) OLED electronic viewfinder
|WI-FI IEEE 802.11b/g/n/a/ac / BLUETOOTH®
|Nikon Z mount
|SD, SDHC (UHS-I compliant), SDXC (UHS-I compliant)
|Approx. 126.5 x 93.5 x 60 mm
|Approx. 450 g (15.9 oz.) with battery and memory card