Nikon D3000 User Manual (en)

Other Accessories
At the time of writing, the following accessories were available for the D3000.
• Rechargeable Li-ion Battery EN-EL9a (
0 10): Additional EN-EL9a batteries are 
available from local retailers and Nikon service representatives. The EN-EL9a can 
be recharged using an MH-23 quick charger. EN-EL9 batteries can also be used.
• Quick Charger MH-23 (
0 10): The MH-23 can be used to recharge EN-EL9a and 
EN-EL9 batteries.
• Power Connector EP-5, AC Adapter EH-5a: These accessories can be used to power the 
camera for extended periods (EH-5 AC adapters can also be used). The EP-5 is 
required to connect the camera to the EH-5a or EH-5.
Video cable Video Cable EG-D100
: Use the EG-D100 to connect the camera to a TV.
• Nikon filters can be divided into three types: screw-on, slip-in, and rear-
interchange. Use Nikon filters; filters manufactured by other makers may 
interfere with autofocus or the electronic rangefinder.
• The D3000 can not be used with linear polarizing filters. Use the C-PL circular 
polarizing filter instead.
• The NC and L37C filters are recommended for protecting the lens.
• To prevent ghosting, use of a filter is not recommended when the subject is 
framed against a bright light, or when a bright light source is in the frame.
• Center-weighted metering is recommended with filters with exposure factors 
(filter factors) over 1 × (Y44, Y48, Y52, O56, R60, X0, X1, C-PL, ND2S, ND4, ND4S, 
ND8, ND8S, ND400, A2, A12, B2, B8, B12). See the filter manual for details.
• DK-20C Eyepiece Correction Lenses: Lenses are available with diopters of –5, –4, –3, –2, 
0, +0.5, +1, +2, and +3 m
 when the camera diopter adjustment control is in the 
neutral position (–1 m
). Use eyepiece correction lenses only if the desired 
focus can not be achieved with the built in diopter adjustment control (–1.7 to 
+0.5 m
). Test eyepiece correction lenses before purchase to ensure that the 
desired focus can be achieved. The rubber eyecup can not be used with 
eyepiece correction lenses.
• Magnifier DG-2: The DG-2 magnifies the scene displayed in the center of the 
viewfinder. Use for close-up photography, copying, telephoto lenses, and other 
tasks that require added precision. Eyepiece adapter required (available 
• Eyepiece Adapter DK-22: The DK-22 is used when attaching the DG-2 magnifier.
• Right-Angle Viewing Attachment DR-6: The DR-6 attaches at a right angle to the 
viewfinder eyepiece, allowing the image in the viewfinder to be viewed at right 
angles to the lens (for example, from directly above when the camera is