- Lightweight but solid build
- Images are sharp and have good color
- Viewfinder doesn't protrude enough
- LCD can be hard to read in bright light
The D3000 is the ideal choice for people looking to upgrade from their point-and-shoot camera to a digital SLR. The D3000 features a new Guide mode a hassle-free way for less-experienced picture-takers to master the capabilities of digital SLR cameras.