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IS D800/800E ACTUALLY TOO ADVANCED?

LMMiller9

Potomac, US
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"RE: IS D800/800E ACTUALLY TOO ADVANCED?"

LMMiller9 Silver Member Nikonian since 18th Dec 2005
Mon 12-Mar-12 01:46 PM

As an amateur, one of the "fun" things about getting a camera like the D800 is that it pushes you to learn more, improve your technique, and exploit its capabilities. I see this a challenge, rather than something to be overly cautious about.

Also, capability does not equal complexity.

My guess is that I can go out and take photos in exactly the same way that I do now with my D700 and most of them will be as good or better. Yes, in lower light situations requiring longer exposures I will be more likely to bring my tripod along. But, there is still the "P" mode, auto ISO, and other settings that should make most photography relatively simple.

I look forward to the challenges this camera will present.

Larry Miller, Potomac, MD
DF/D810
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