Nikon D800 User Manual (en)

1 IX-NIKKOR lenses can not be used.
2 Vibration Reduction (VR) supported with VR lenses.
3 Spot metering meters selected focus point (
4 The camera’s exposure metering and flash control systems do not work 
properly when shifting and/or tilting the lens, or when an aperture other than 
the maximum aperture is used.
5 Can not be used with shifting or tilting.
6 Manual exposure mode only.
7 Can be used with AF-S and AF-I lenses only (
0 373). For information on the 
focus points available for autofocus and electronic rangefinding, see page 373.
8 With maximum effective aperture of f/5.6 or faster.
9 When focusing at minimum focus distance with AF 80–200mm f/2.8, AF 35–
70mm f/2.8, AF 28–85mm f/3.5–4.5 <New>, or AF 28–85mm f/3.5–4.5 lens at 
maximum zoom, in-focus indicator may be displayed when image on matte 
screen in viewfinder is not in focus. Adjust focus manually until image in 
viewfinder is in focus.
10 With maximum aperture of f/5.6 or faster.
11 Some lenses can not be used (see page 374).
12 Range of rotation for AI 80–200mm f/2.8 ED tripod mount is limited by camera body. 
Filters can not be exchanged while AI 200–400mm f/4 ED is mounted on camera.
13 If maximum aperture is specified using Non-CPU lens data (
0 212), aperture 
value will be displayed in viewfinder and control panel.
14 Can be used only if lens focal length and maximum aperture are specified using 
Non-CPU lens data (
0 212). Use spot or center-weighted metering if desired 
results are not achieved.
15 For improved precision, specify lens focal length and maximum aperture using 
Non-CPU lens data (
16 Can be used in manual exposure modes at shutter speeds slower than flash 
sync speed by one step or more.
17 Exposure determined by presetting lens aperture. In aperture-priority auto 
exposure mode, preset aperture using lens aperture ring before performing AE 
lock and shifting lens. In manual exposure mode, preset aperture using lens 
aperture ring and determine exposure before shifting lens.
18 Exposure compensation required when used with AI 28–85mm f/3.5–4.5, AI 35–
105mm f/3.5–4.5, AI 35–135mm f/3.5–4.5, or AF-S 80–200mm f/2.8D. See 
teleconverter manual for details.
19 Requires PK-12 or PK-13 auto extension ring. PB-6D may be required 
depending on camera orientation.
20 Use preset aperture. In aperture-priority auto exposure mode, set aperture using 
focusing attachment before determining exposure and taking photograph.
• PF-4 Reprocopy Outfit requires PA-4 Camera Holder.
• Noise in the form of horizontal lines may appear in pictures taken with AF-S Zoom 
Nikkor 24–85 mm f/3.5–4.5G (IF) lenses at ISO sensitivities over 6400; use manual 
focus or focus lock.