Nikon Announce Df Gold Limited Edition

Nikon Japan are releasing a special edition of the Nikon Df, the Gold Edition, which will be limited to 1600 units, and available from December 2014. The kit comes with a Nikon AR-11G shutter release button, shown below. The camera will be available for 330,000 Yen (£1,814 at current exchange rates) with a Gold version of the 50mm f/1.8 lens, or body only for 310,000 Yen (£1,704).

Nikon Df Key Features:

  • 16.2mp FX full-frame CMOS sensor (from Nikon D4)
  • F-mount, non-Ai and Ai lenses
  • 3.2inch screen, 921k dot reinforced glass screen
  • ISO100-12800, extends to 50-204800
  • Exposure compensation dial, ISO control dial, drive mode dial
  • 5.5fps continuous shooting, 150,000 cycles, 30s – 1/4000 shutter speed
  • Quiet shutter release mode
  • 39 focus points,9 cross-type, -1EV, f/8 compatible
  • Expeed 3 image processing
  • PASM dial (top, right)
  • Shutter speed dial, 1/3 step setting lets you set the shutter speed using the rear dial
  • Weather sealed to same level as D800/D800E
  • 1400 shots per charge EN-EL14a (single frame mode)
  • Magnesium alloy used for top, rear and bottom
  • 100% pentaprism viewfinder, same as D4/D800
  • HDMI out supported
  • Compatible with WU-1a (wireless), WR-1, WR-R10 (radio remote)