A number of customers who purchased the product reckoned that it was retro. T3.com said “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 mentioned in their review on expert review site Expert Reviews three years ago “With the Df, Nikon has certainly got the retro part of that equation right”. Dp Review wrote “Handsome, retro styling” in their review.
Some Nikon Df owners who bought it concluded that it was good looking. Digitalversus.com wrote on expert review site Digital Versus “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 review of the Nikon Df. Expert review site Digitalcameraworld.com mentioned “The results were pretty interesting, with a few cameras falling into bo” in their Nikon Df review. Expert website Todayonline.com mentioned “For those who love to blend personal style with photography, or just have a hipster's inclinations”.
A few customers mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera was a good design. Three years ago Digitalcamerareview.com mentioned “Not everyone is going to like or even feel comfortable with the camera's design and the need to depend on sometimes d”. Howtospendit.ft.com wrote in the same month “The design of this wonderfully tough-looking camera is still inspiring, though” in their Nikon Df review. Digit.in mentioned in the same month “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 and gave the product a rating of 70 out of 100.
One Nikon Df reviewer said in their reviews that it was ergonomic. Expertreviews.co.uk wrote on Expert Reviews three years ago “Ergonomics could be better and autofocus performance really should be” in their review of the Nikon Df.
One customer who reviewed the Nikon Df thought it was ugly. Expert review site Pdnonline.com wrote three years ago “Not an unattractive one” in their review of this digital camera.