The Nikon D5200, a worthy upgrade of the model D5100, with a several obvious & welcome improvements. Whilst the Nikon model D5200 is similar in size & shape of the model D5100, it feels solid & sturdy. And the external buttons & controls are normally well placed & in the main, it is easy to use with the right thumb when the person has their eye to the view finder. It has the LCD screen, which offers a good deal of some flexibility for the live view & movie shooting, & the 4-way controller in the model at the back is used to directly adjust the focus point around viewfinder. This combines pretty well with the model Nikon D5200’s 39-point AF system.
The Nikon D5200 model also supports the Nikon’s WU-1is a Wi-Fi unit, plugs into the accessory terminal of the camera & lets you to send the images to your tablet or phone for uploading them into the internet. And the additional feature is that it can be used as remote control for your camera, even when you are operating the option Live View. There are the set of connectors which is usual – a stereo microphone which is input for the video, HDMI & USB/AV out & multi-function port for the GPS or the electronic cable release.
Pressing down the increase or decrease button (+/-) behind the shutter & turning the dial which allows you to set the exposure compensation or aperture value in the manual mode.
The back of Nikon D5200 model is dominated mostly by their LCD screen. So that the display gives aperture, shutter speed & ISO with some equal emphasis, makes it simpler to monitor them.
The Function button is customizable, & offers a wide range of settings:
- Image quality/size
- ISO sensitivity
- White balance
- Active D-Lighting
- + NEF (RAW)
- AF-area mode
- Live View
Every one who are interested in the photography can go behind this model. This is a massive improvement when compared to the D5100 model. Apart from top left Menu button, all of the remaining buttons can be easily operated by your thumb. The Nikon D5200 model 39 autofocus points, a massive improvement when compared to the D5100 model’s eleven points. It is better at tracking faces. So, over all it is a good replacement for D5100.