This was a manual focus SLR with motorized film advance, and an automatic programmed exposure system controlled by TTL metering. Its shutter speeds were 1 - 1/2000 sec. The camera was introduced in 1985. It was the manual focus version of the N2020. This camera is probably the smallest Nikon 35mm film camera with a motorized film transport, it was the first Nikon SLR to utilise DX film speed decoding.

  • Type: SLR body
  • Manufacturer: Nikon
  • Films: 35mm, speeds ISO 25 to 4000 (DX-coded) or ISO 12 to 3200 (manual selection)
  • Lens mount: Nikon F bayonet
  • Viewfinder: Fixed eye level pentaprism, 0.85x magnification, 92% frame coverage, displays shutter speed, under- or overexposure, ready-light for TTL flash
  • Metering: TTL center-weighted (60/40), meter activated by lightly pressing shutter release button, EV 1 - 19 at ISO 100, f 1.4
  • Shutter: Electronic vertical metallic focal plane shutter, speeds: 1-1/2000 sec
  • Exposure modes:
    • P: normal program, aperture and speed set automatically
    • P HI: faster program (for moving subjects)
    • A: aperture priority
    • manual
    • Exposure memory lock via button
  • Dimensions: 149×98×51mm
  • Motorized film transport with manual rewind
  • DX decoding


Nikon Cameras