Advantages of Nikon: they are better than
SLR camera Nikon give excellent quality in low light – compared to similar products Canon. In addition, the Nikon has much more AF points that allows the photographer to focus on the right places, without changing the composition. Due to the large sensor digital camera (APS-C sensor), the Nikon gives a sharper image even with a small number of pixels.
Long time Nikon was the leader in flash control, but today Canon is gradually catching up with him in this parameter.
The advantages of a large sensor apply to APS-C cameras. At Nikon all DSLR except the D3, D3S, D3X, D4, D700 and D800, while Canon's model EOS 600D, Canon EOS 550D, 500D, 1000D, 450D, 400D, 350D, 300D, 60D, 50D, 40D, 30D, 20Da, 20D, 10D, 7D, D60, D30. Also Nikon is considered more user-friendly due to attention to detail, extra amenities and the availability of pleasant things at the camera.
Advantages of Canon cameras: what is good in them
Today, all the best photographs are taken with Canon equipment. Nikon is slowly beginning to gain popularity with the video resolution and an autofocus system in its latest models, but still pretty much not up to Canon in this area. Besides Canon camera DSLR to offer the user a high frame rate.
The cost of the Canon cameras is slightly lower than the cost of a similar Nikon, about 8-10% due popularity Canon.
Canon is ahead of Nikon and the number of megapixels, which is very important for most photographers. The gap is small, but still significantly noticeable. Also, Canon cameras are more affordable. After the release of a new model you can buy it fairly quickly, whereas new models Nikon can only be purchased within 4-6 months from the date of the announcement of their release.
All modern Canon lenses have built-in motors. Also, these lenses are Nikon, but they either have to pay or they do not always approach the cameras. Fans use the Soviet lenses often choose camera Canon, because it is easier to buy a suitable adapter than the Nikon cameras.
Thus, today the camera Canon ahead of Nikon products on certain parameters and are definitely more functional in many ways.