>>Indeed I have a friend who ordered both D800 & D800e >from >>every store that would take pre-orders, including BH, >Adorama, >>and Amazon. Funny thing it he shoots Canon and probably >won't >>actually purchase any of these. I'd say that's >unprecedented. > >He dropped a credit card on each and every order (since there >is no other way to complete an online purchase)? Seems >irrational. What's the point of doing that? Each store will >charge his credit card as soon as the cameras ship - possible >several stores simultaneously.
Howard, they all accept returns, and anyway if demand is anything like it was for the 18-200 way back when, he'll make a mint selling them on ebay.
What's irrational is considering switching systems to move from 22MP to 36MP.