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Del

Claremont, US
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Del Registered since 04th Nov 2006
Tue 22-Jan-13 04:40 AM

On most days I peruse several Nikonians forums, always including this one. Each time I enter I begin to anticipate the excitement that would come from an announcement about NX-3 or equivalent. Each time I'm let down... Kinda like Charlie Brown and Lucy with the football.
Then I realize that I do have and use a fine digital photo editor that only lacks a few features to address a measly couple of a percent of my photos. If nothing happened with improvements, I would hope it would function on newer machines/operating systems as the technology march goes on.
I guess I'm holding onto a kinda faithlike confidence in Nikon, they wouldn't let us down, would they? Of course I'm one of those D300 owners that looks in that forum for news of a "D400." I also am one of those with a great Coolscan 5000 plus the related software that is getting difficult to run with newer operating systems.
Maybe this year NX-3 will appear...
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mklass

Tacoma, US
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#1. "RE: Confidence..." | In response to Reply # 0

mklass Platinum Member As a semi-professional involved in all manner of photographic genres including portraiture, sports, commercial, and events coverage, Mick is always ready to help Nikonians by sharing his deep knowledge of photography and printing. Donor Ribbon awarded for his generous support to the Fundraising Campaign 2014 Nikonian since 08th Dec 2006
Tue 22-Jan-13 11:39 AM

Add the long overdue replacement for the 80-400 lens for a complete wish list.

Of course one downside of a potential CNX3 is that Nik ColorEfex Pro for CNX will likely no longer work. Perhaps there might be a different plug-in architecture that allows "normal" PS/LR plug-ins to work.

But as you say, CNX 2 still does a fine job and I continue to use it daily as my predominant image editor.

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