Some people who reviewed it agreed that it was retro. Expert website T3.com gave the product a rating of 80 out of 100 and said three years ago “The Nikon Df DSLR sports a distinctive retro design that's based on the maker's old 35mm film cameras, such as the Nikon FM”. Expertreviews.co.uk said on expert review site Expert Reviews “With the Df, Nikon has certainly got the retro part of that equation right”. Dp Review wrote “Handsome, retro styling”.
Several people who purchased this digital camera agreed that it was good looking. Expert review site Digitalversus.com said “Nearly ten years after forsaking its small, yet powerful analogue 'FM' SLRs, Nikon has resuscitated its oh, so stylish design, adding the D4's 16.2 Mpx full-frame” in their Nikon Df review. Digitalcameraworld.com mentioned in their review of this digital camera “The results were pretty interesting, with a few cameras falling into bo”. Expert website Todayonline.com said “For those who love to blend personal style with photography, or just have a hipster's inclinations”.
Some people considered that the product was a good design. Digitalcamerareview.com scored the product 80 out of 100 and said in their review of the Nikon Df “Not everyone is going to like or even feel comfortable with the camera's design and the need to depend on sometimes d”. Expert review site Howtospendit.ft.com mentioned “The design of this wonderfully tough-looking camera is still inspiring, though”. Digit.in gave the product a rating of 4 stars and mentioned “Great image quality (of 4 standards), fast autofocus system works a treat, great design concept, manual control dials have their benefits, nonAI lens compatibility” in their review.
One Nikon Df owner who purchased the Nikon Df considered that it was ergonomic. Expertreviews.co.uk mentioned in their review of the Nikon Df on Expert Reviews three years ago “Ergonomics could be better and autofocus performance really should be” nonetheless they scored this digital camera 3 stars.
One customer concluded that it was ugly. Three years ago expert review site Pdnonline.com said “Not an unattractive one”.