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Nikon F100

alaTest has collected and analyzed 363 reviews from magazines and websites. People are impressed by the energy efficiency and portability. The durability and usability are also mentioned favorably, whereas there are some mixed views about the focus and screen. Many are negative about the price.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Compact Cameras the Nikon F100 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

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TIPA Award!

Expert review by : TIPA Awards (tipa.com)

Nikon F100

 
Jan, 1999

Expert review by : Edwin Leong (photo.net)

Nikon F100

 

Expert review by : Thom Hogan (bythom.com)

Nikon F100 Review by Thom Hogan

 

The primary things the F100 sacrifices over the F5 are:

The F100 is virtually an F5 at a fraction of the cost. The F5 features you give up simply aren't important in the hands of a competent photographer. If you require mirror lock-up, removable 100% prisms, or 8 fps, be prepared to pay an extra US$700-800...

Those darn custom settings. Not only do you get to memorize them or bring a cheat sheet, but you also need to remember which ones are different between the F5 and the F100 if you own both cameras. I didn't think Nikon could make the custom functions...

Expert review by : Patrick Hudepohl (photo.net)

Nikon F100 Review

 

The F100 not only promises to be a great camera, it is a great camera. It's fast, accurate and not too big. If you must have removable viewfinders, mirror lockup or an even faster or sturdier camera, then you must also cough up 2000 Guilders extra and...

Expert review by : Ken Rockwell (kenrockwell.com)

Nikon F100

 

The F100 is the world's best 35mm SLR camera. Read my minor comments below if you want, but don't ever forget that there is no other 35mm camera on Earth offering a better combination of practical features and performance (for me anyway) to get you the...

Consumer review (warehouseexpress.com)

Works on Pentax 6x7 120 film camera!

 

Pentax 6x7 eyepiece correction lenses are expensive IF you can find them, this 1 dioptre adaptor works just right for me and I need 2.5 dioptre reading glasses.

Durable","Easy To Use","Improves Product Function","Lightweight

Mar, 2014

Consumer review (warehouseexpress.com)

Works on Pentax 6x7 120 film camera!

 

Pentax 6x7 eyepiece correction lenses are expensive IF you can find them, this 1 dioptre adaptor works just right for me and I need 2.5 dioptre reading glasses.

Durable ; Easy To Use ; Improves Product Function ; Lightweight

Mar, 2014

Consumer review (photographyreview.com)

Nikon F-100 - (35mm SLRs)

 
Feb, 2008

Consumer review (photographyreview.com)

Nikon F-100

 

Everyone I know are raving about digital ,the fact remains that the quality of film still out performs the "pixel hype" Mega mega mega world, in every respect. If you want quality well Nikon have been the camera behind every great Picture or Photo...

Quality of materials used in it's construction, the feel of the tool in your hand when you need to do a job.ANd to know that it will perform everytime ; Professional camera,that will stand the test of time ; Not to be left in a dark draw gaining dust...

you are buying into a very expensive hobby so be prepaired to take your time and choose your shot carefully because you don't want to disapoint yourself. get familiar with the camera

Feb, 2008

Consumer review (productreview.com.au)

Good

 

THE GOOD: It is F5 without the weight, weather sealing. I bought mine from Keh and Roberts Distribution (ebay store) like new/mint for $495. You can find them for $375-400 in excellent/Ex+ condition all day on Nikonians and Ebay. A very good deal for...

Aug, 2006

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