Nikon accessories: a complete guide to DSLR ports, sockets and connectors

Nikon accessories: a complete guide to your DSLR's ports, sockets and connectors

Nikon DSLRs come with a variety of connectors for a diverse range of Nikon accessories. In this complete guide to your camera’s sockets and connectors we’ll show you how and where to connect your Nikon accessories to your DSLR. And even if you’re loyal to another brand, we’re certain you’ll find this tutorial and cheat sheet useful!

Nikon Firmware Updates: Is your Nikon DSLR up to date?

Nikon firmware update

Your camera’s ‘firmware’ is the equivalent of the operating system on your computer. It controls the camera’s functions and its behaviour, and from time to time Nikon will release a firmware update to fix any issues or improve performance in certain areas.

Our table shows Nikon’s most recent list of firmware updates. Does your Nikon DSLR need updating?

Nikon D7100 vs D5200: 14 key differences you need to know


The new D7100 made choosing your new Nikon D-SLR even harder, but our definitive Nikon D7100 vs D5200 comparison will help you decide!

How to recalibrate your Nikon DSLR’s AF (autofocus)


Ever wondered why you’re getting strange focus errors in your Nikon DSLR with no obvious cause? Rod Lawton reveals why – and tells you what you can do to fix your autofocus. All you need is a ruler and a book or another flat object.

Nikon D7100 vs D600: which DSLR should you choose?

Nikon D7100 vs D600: which DSLR should you choose?

Last week saw the launch of the new Nikon D7100 which presents photographers with an interesting (and difficult) choice: should you stay DX-format or go full-frame? Our friends at N-Photo did their best to answer this question in a compelling Nikon D7100 vs D600 head-to-head comparison. What do you think?

Nikon announcement addresses D600 dust issue

Nikon D600 release date confirmed

An official Nikon announcement has for the first time addressed the much-reported dust issue that seems to affect some new Nikon D600 digital SLRs.

Nikon D7100: price, specs, release date confirmed

Nikon D7100: price, specs, release date confirmed

Official Nikon D7100 price, specs and release date have been confirmed for the 24.1MP DSLR Nikon is aiming at experienced enthusiast photographers

Nikon D7100 vs D7000: 13 things you need to know


Now that Nikon’s announced the brand new 24-megapixel Nikon D7100, where does that leave the existing D7000, and which one should you choose?

10 reasons why you need the Nikon D5200’s flip-out screen!


The Nikon D5200 has a flip-out screen and we think it’s the best invention since sliced bread. Here are 10 reasons why you need one!

Nikon D5200 review

Nikon D5200 review

Find out in our Nikon D5200 review whether Nikon’s 24.1-megapixel DSLR with its 39-point AF and 2,016-pixel RGB sensor is the new camera you’ve been waiting for.