Meet the impressive new Nikon D810 DSLR: All the information, photos, videos, and pre-order details.

Meet the new Nikon D810 DSLR, the successor to Nikon’s popular high-megapixel compact full frame camera, the Nikon D800.

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What’s New?

On the outside, it doesn’t look like much has changed, but don’t be fooled – Nikon has been busy!

The Nikon D810 replaces both the Nikon D800 and Nikon D800E models, with the optical low pass filter, or OLPF, now completely removed, allowing for sharper images at the acceptable risk of increased moire. It can now also shoot at full HD 1080/60p, which is usually reserved for professional video cameras – great news for the videographers – and also shoots stills at 5 fps, versus the 4 fps of the predecessors.

While the resolution stays the same, Nikon says the 36.3 megapixel full frame sensor is a brand new unit, with both the upper and lower ISO limits expanded to 32-51,200. The 51-point autofocus system from the Nikon D4S also makes a welcome appearance, complete with Group Area AF.

Other changes include an electronic first curtain shutter, and a redesigned mirror mechanism for decreased vibration and a higher resolution display.

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Product Tour Video

Key Specifications

  • 36.3 megapixel full-frame CMOS sensor with no OLPF filter.
  • ISO 64-12,800 – expands to ISO 32-51,200.
  • 51-point AF system with new ‘Group Area AF’ mode, from the Nikon D4S.
  • Expeed 4 processor.
  • Maximum 5 fps continuous shooting in FX mode, or 7fps in DX mode.
  • 3.2″ 1,229k-dot RGBW LCD screen with customizable colour.
  • OLED viewfinder information display.
  • New ‘flat’ Picture Control mode for higher dynamic range in videos.
  • Uncompressed HDMI output with simultaneous recording to memory card.
  • Built-in stereo microphone.

Pre-Order On Orms Direct

Pre-order here: Nikon D810 DSLR Camera Body

We don’t currently have any local pricing information, but we’re expecting our first shipment of D810 bodies at the end of July 2014.

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More Videos

Shooting stills: Behind the scenes with award-winning photographer Lucas Gilman as he shoots pro surfer Eric Soderquist and pro kayaker Joel Kowalski in Iceland.

Shooting video: Watch this short film by Director and Nikon Ambassador Sandro and DoP Anthony Arendt, shot entirely on the new Nikon D810.

Introduction to the Nikon D810 from Mark Cruz at Nikon Canada: Part 1.

Introduction to the Nikon D810 from Mark Cruz at Nikon Canada: Part 2.

More Product Images

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