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Got one (well, sort of)...!

briantilley

Paignton, UK
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briantilley Gold Member Deep knowledge of bodies and lens; high level photography skills Donor Ribbon awarded for his support to the Fundraising Campaign 2014 Nikonian since 26th Jan 2003
Wed 07-Nov-12 02:19 PM | edited Wed 07-Nov-12 02:19 PM by briantilley

>So who has the better camera now?

That's a good question!

The obvious answer would be "me" - since I have two D3s's - but I'm not sure it's a simple as that.

I certainly need the low-light ability (above ISO 25600) and faster AF of the D3s for my theatre shoots, but the extra detail and greater DR at low-medium ISO's of the D600 would make it a better bet for landscapes and portraits. The lower weight is good, too.

Right now, my ideal camera would be a "D800H" - a 16MP D4 sensor and processors in a weather-resistant D800-style body, but with the U1/U2 memory bank arrangement and Mode Dial of the D600...

Brian
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