ShinyMedia gives us a hands-on look at Nikon’s upcoming D40 DSLR. At just $599.95, this 6.1-megapixel camera sports a 3x Zoom-Nikor lens, a 2.5-inch LCD display, an SD card slot, and a host of shooting modes. Video after the jump.

The camera is ready to shoot virtually the instant it is turned on and with the ability to shoot 2.5 pictures per second, non-stop for up to 100 shots, you’ll never need to wait for the camera to get ready for the next shot. The camera reacts instantly when the shutter button is pressed ensuring you never miss a great moment

ShinyMedia gives us a hands-on look at Nikon’s upcoming D40 DSLR. At just $599.95, this 6.1-megapixel camera sports a 3x Zoom-Nikor lens, a 2.5-inch LCD display, an SD card slot, and a host of shooting modes. Video after the jump.

The camera is ready to shoot virtually the instant it is turned on and with the ability to shoot 2.5 pictures per second, non-stop for up to 100 shots, you’ll never need to wait for the camera to get ready for the next shot. The camera reacts instantly when the shutter button is pressed ensuring you never miss a great moment