Even though we ARE Nikon lovers,we are NOT affiliated with Nikon Corp. in any way.

English German French

Sign up Login
Home Forums Articles Galleries Recent Photos Contest Help Search News Workshops Shop Upgrade Membership Recommended
members
All members Wiki Contests Vouchers Apps Newsletter THE NIKONIAN™ Magazines Podcasts Fundraising

D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?

William Symonds

Bogor, ID
1559 posts

Click to send email to this author Click to send private message to this author

"RE: D600 - should i trade my DX lenses and my D300?"

William Symonds Registered since 22nd Jan 2007
Thu 01-Nov-12 11:38 AM

Brian

You are a terrific devil's advocate and I greatly respect your knowledge, based on many years of reading your posts. If nothing else you've caused me to pause and think.

By all accounts the 12-24mm is pretty damn good from 18mm - that's the best part of the lens anyhow, but even so it's a stopgap, and I have a 20mm MF prime sitting unused if I sell it. In reality it would need to go - a Tokina 17-35mm f/4 or a Nikkor 28mm f/1.8 would be far more useful.

I often go to ISO 3200, and by then the D300 is pretty grainy, certainly compared to my Fuji X100, and i think the D600 will be a stop better than that.

Oh and the FX viewfinder is something I have missed since going digital.

But you're right, it's an expensive step, especially if the 24-70mm eventually gets involved as other discuss in threads below.


W i l l

Nikonian in Bogor, West Java
www.willsymonds.com
www.willsymonds.blogspot.com
https://images.nikonians.org/galleries/showgallery.php?cat=500&ppuser=123586

Visit my Nikonians gallery.

Visit my Nikonians gallery.

This is a hot, active topic! D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300? [View all] , William Symonds , Wed 31-Oct-12 07:46 AM
Subject
ID
Reply message RE: D600 - should i tarde mt DX lenses and my D300?
1
Reply message RE: D600 - should i trade my DX lenses and my D300?
2
     Reply message RE: D600 - should i trade my DX lenses and my D300?
3
          Reply message RE: D600 - should i trade my DX lenses and my D300?
4
               Reply message RE: D600 - should i trade my DX lenses and my D300?
5
               Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
6
               Reply message RE: D600 - should i trade my DX lenses and my D300?
9
                    Reply message RE: D600 - should i trade my DX lenses and my D300?
14
                         Reply message RE: D600 - should i trade my DX lenses and my D300?
19
                              Reply message RE: D600 - should i trade my DX lenses and my D300?
21
                                   Reply message RE: D600 - should i trade my DX lenses and my D300?
47
                                        Reply message RE: D600 - should i trade my DX lenses and my D300?
48
Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
7
Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
8
Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
10
Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
12
Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
11
     Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
15
          Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
16
          Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
17
Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
18
Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
20
Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
22
Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
23
     Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
24
Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
25
Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
26
     Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
27
     Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
29
          Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
30
               Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
31
                    Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
34
                         Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
35
                              Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
36
                                   Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
37
                                        Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
38
                                        Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
39
                                        Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
43
                                        Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
44
                                        Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
45
                                        Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
46
                                        Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
53
                                        Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
56
                                        Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
57
                                        Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
58
                                        Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
59
                                        Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
64
                                        Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
65
                                        Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
66
                                        Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
67
                                        Reply message Samyang 14mm f/1.4
70
                                        Reply message RE: Samyang 14mm f/1.4
71
                                        Reply message RE: Samyang 14mm f/1.4
72
                                        Reply message RE: Samyang 14mm f/1.4
73
                                        Reply message RE: Samyang 14mm f/1.4
74
                                        Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
68
                                        Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
60
                                        Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
61
                                        Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
62
                                        Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
40
                                             Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
41
                                             Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
42
                                             Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
49
                                             Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
50
                                             Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
52
                                             Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
63
     Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
28
     Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
32
          Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
33
     Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
51
          Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
54
               Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
55
Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
75
Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
76
     Reply message RE: D600 - should I trade my DX lenses and my D300?
77