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The Nikon F5 is a autofocus 35mm film SLR camera manufactured by Nikon in 1996. It was the fifth model in Nikon's flagship film camera line. It replaced the Nikon F4. The Nikon F6 replaced the F5 in 2004.
The body of the camera is very large, as it has a integrated motordrive with vertical grip. It is capable of capturing at up to 8fps. It uses an electronically controlled vertical focal plane shutter with speeds of 30 to 1/8000 of a sec. Flash sync is at 1/300 of a sec.
|50th Anniversary Edition F5|
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- Nikon F5 at Nikon Imaging
- Nikon F5 at Wikipedia
- Nikon F5 at Malaysian Photography Website mir.com
- Instruction manual available for Nikon F5 at OrphanCameras
- US patent 4664485 -- viewfinder?
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