You can upgrade your photography and video skills to a captivating level with the innovative Nikon D5000 SLR with a Nikon DX format CMOS image sensor and 12.3 megapixel resolution. The black edition of this Nikon camera body can be an excellent intertwining of quality and durability. It can also offer a broad range of in demand features. For starters, the 2.7 inch LCD screen can allow a quick display of recent stills and can allow for easier picture taking, no matter the environment. The Nikon D5000 SLR digital camera comes packed full with 19 different auto exposure scene modes. Because of this, individuals can easily capture breathtaking stills without adjusting a multitude of settings. Furthermore, the device is equipped with a rechargeable lithium-ion battery, which can allow photography enthusiasts to embark wherever their heart desires without worrying about buying batteries. The Nikon D5000 DSLR camera also comes fully equipped with a number of accessories. These include a quick charger, a rubber eyecup, a lengthy USB 2.0 cable, an audio/video cable, a safety strap that connects to the D5000 body, an eyepiece cap to protect the lens, a full body cap, and software to easily connect the electronic component to a Windows based computer. The D5000 digital camera also boasts additional features that can appeal to the photography enthusiast by allowing crisper and clearer shots. This device offers D-Movie mode, which can quickly allow individuals to record 720p and 24fps HD videos with the same device. The LCD monitor includes vari-angle technology, which can provide an easy to use screen no matter which angle you’re viewing at. This can make it much easier to use than the viewfinder. The display is equipped to pop out and can be rotated a complete 360 degrees, which can make the D5000 an all around practical solution for composing your shots. When not in use, simply turn the LCD screen inward, protecting the monitor from harm. Furthermore, the D5000 can offer the useful capability of shooting at 4 frames per second, which can allow users to capture a multitude of shots in a fast paced situation. This Nikon D5000 DSLR camera also has a number of auto focus features, which can allow for crystal clear images with every click. Rapid face autofocus can allow the digital camera to locate and set the exposure and clarity to beautifully capture an individual's face in a scene. The Nikon camera is also equipped with a number of presets for image quality, including vivid, neutral, monochrome, portrait, and landscape modes. These can allow for quick setup and clear shots depending on the desired style. Photographers who take photos while traveling can thoroughly enjoy the optional GPS geo-targeting unit, which can automatically identify and record the latitude and longitude of each image’s exact location along with the specific time of day. If you prefer, you can configure the settings manually by using the built in navigation on the display. The compact type design of these Nikon D5000 digital cameras can allow individuals to bring this camera along wherever their journey takes them. Weighing 1.3 pounds, this powerful and exceedingly capable photography device has dimensions of 5 by 3.1 by 4.1 inches and can offer extra storage using a memory card. Additionally, you can have the ability to easily connect other compatible Nikon DSLR camera lenses of your choice to expand the creative control you have over your digital image and videos.