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Is D800 uncomfortable to hold vs. other Nikon's?

Mike in FL

Jacksonville, US
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"RE: Is D800 uncomfortable to hold vs. other Nikon's?"

Mike in FL Silver Member Nikonian since 13th Apr 2008
Wed 20-Feb-13 01:13 AM

>... It's
>very hard to hold with one hand and also to reach the buttons.
> Anyone else notice this or am I just not acclimated to the
>new body?

I don't find it difficult to hold, though I don't like the "feel" of it as much as my old favorite, the D300, which I prefer over my D700 in that regard.

I find that weight and shape don't matter to me much once I start shooting since I'm so involved with my subjects. You're really going to enjoy the D800 once you've shot it for a while. I didn't like mine at first, but now I'm sold on it.

Congratulations on your new camera!

Mike

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