Exposure control
Aperture-Priority Auto [A] and Manual [M]
Shutter speed
Stepless from 1/1,000 to 1/30 second on Aperture-Priority Auto [A]; quartz-timed 1/1,000 to 1/30 second on Manual [M]; M90 (1/90 second); B
Exposure metering
Center-Weighted, TTL stopped-down metering; EV8 to 19 at ISO 100 with f/2.8 lens (from 1/30 second at f/2.8 to 1/1,000 second at f/22)
Power requirements
One 3V CR1/3N lithium battery, or two 1.55V SR44 silver-oxide batteries, or two 1.5V LR44 alkaline batteries
Dimensions (W x H x D)
Approx. 146 x 99 x 58mm (5.7 x 3.9 x 2.3 in.)
Weight (body only without batteries)
Approx. 700g (24.7 oz.)
Body finish
Orange and Moss-green available
  •  Specifications are subject to change without any notice or obligation on the part of the manufacturer. Jul 2001

Lenses for Nikonos-V

These lenses feature Nikon Super Integrated Coating (SC) for reduced ghost images and flare, thus improving contrast and assuring stunningly-detailed photos

  • UW-Nikkor 20mm f/2.8
    Great for up-close shooting, to 40cm (1.3ft.). Underwater only.
  • UW-Nikkor 28mm f/3.5
    Standard wideangle lens. Underwater only.
  • W-Nikkor 35mm f/2.5
    General-purpose amphibious lens.
  • Nikkor 80mm f/4
  • An amphibious for close-ups with the Nikonos Close-Up Outfit.