As well as PASM modes, there are plentiful Scene modes and an interactive Guide shooting mode.
Front button cluster
Exposure Compensation, Info and movie start/stop buttons are just behind the shutter release button.
DX lens format
The camera accepts both DX (APS-C format) and FX (fullframe) lenses, but doesn’t incorporate an in-body autofocus motor for driving AF in lenses that lack their own motors.