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

Comparison of D600 vs. 700

masteven

Vancouver, CA
10 posts

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

" RE: The missing button..."

masteven Registered since 23rd Jun 2012
Wed 19-Sep-12 03:21 AM | edited Wed 19-Sep-12 03:23 AM by masteven

I look at camera bodies like computers, they'll never stop advancing and you always get marginal improvement on performance when you upgrade. However, I'll only upgrade if there is significant improvement from what I'm currently using because I know they get obsolete fast.

One might argue that your DX0 / DX00 / DX000 will last you another 5 to 6 years because it's a great camera. However when the industry is moving forward, your camera will become RELATIVELY outdated. Only you can decide when you want to upgrade and why. For example, I'm still surfing the web with a 3 years old $150 netbook because it serves me well while my friends all upgraded to $1500 ultrabooks for faster processors and longer battery life.

The camera itself is just a tool where only the user can justify their cost. Some people use a fancy mouse with high precision that's well over $100 while others use one that's less than $10.

Don't forget wildlife photography was never ment to be cheap, and while you're happy to pay for certain features, there are only a small percentage of buyers will find it useful. Let's ask ourselves what are the actual percentage of the potential camera buyers are serious wildlife/sport shooters? Don't get me wrong, I have also invested my share of $$ into wildlife gears but I always knew that it is expensive to get the right gears for this task. And I have always strike a balance between features and what I'm willing to spend. From there I expect that my gears will have its limits unless I'm willing to take a second mortage to fund for the top end gears.

Personally I'm intersted in the D600 and the D800 and I understand when I settle with either one of them, I am accepting the fact that I'm not getting the performance of a D4 because I am not willing to pay for a D4.

Steven

This is a hot, active topic! Comparison of D600 vs. 700 [View all] , output555 Silver Member , Sun 16-Sep-12 07:11 PM
Subject
ID
Reply message RE: Comparison of D600 vs. 700
1
Reply message RE: Comparison of D600 vs. 700
2
Reply message RE: Comparison of D600 vs. 700
4
     Reply message RE: Comparison of D600 vs. 700
5
          Reply message RE: Comparison of D600 vs. 700
6
Reply message RE: Comparison of D600 vs. 700
3
Reply message RE: Comparison of D600 vs. 700
7
     Reply message RE: Comparison of D600 vs. 700
8
     Reply message RE: Comparison of D600 vs. 700
24
     Reply message RE: Comparison of D600 vs. 700
9
          Reply message RE: Comparison of D600 vs. 700
10
          Reply message RE: Comparison of D600 vs. 700
11
          Reply message RE: Comparison of D600 vs. 700
13
               Reply message RE: Comparison of D600 vs. 700
17
                    Reply message RE: Comparison of D600 vs. 700
38
                    Reply message RE: Comparison of D600 vs. 700
40
          Reply message RE: Comparison of D600 vs. 700
14
          Reply message RE: Comparison of D600 vs. 700
25
Reply message The missing button...
12
Reply message RE: The missing button...
15
Reply message RE: The missing button...
16
Reply message RE: The missing button...
18
     Reply message RE: The missing button...
19
          Reply message RE: The missing button...
21
               Reply message RE: The missing button...
22
                    Reply message RE: The missing button...
23
Reply message RE: The missing button...
20
Reply message RE: The missing button...
26
Reply message I think I shall be happy with my D300 and D700 combo RE...
27
Reply message I think I shall be happy with my D300 and D700 combo RE...
34
Reply message RE: The missing button...
39
Reply message RE: The missing button...
28
     Reply message RE: The missing button...
29
          Reply message RE: The missing button...
30
               Reply message RE: The missing button...
32
               Reply message RE: The missing button...
36
                    Reply message RE: The missing button...
37
                    Reply message RE: The missing button...
45
               Reply message RE: The missing button...
35
               Reply message RE: The missing button...
60
                    Reply message RE: The missing button...
63
                         Reply message RE: The missing button...
64
                         Reply message RE: The missing button...
65
                              Reply message RE: The missing button...
66
                                   Reply message RE: The missing button...
68
                         Reply message RE: The missing button...
69
                              Reply message RE: The missing button...
70
                              Reply message RE: The missing button...
71
Reply message RE: The missing button...
31
Reply message RE: The missing button...
33
Reply message RE: The missing button...
41
     Reply message RE: The missing button...
42
          Reply message RE: The missing button...
48
               Reply message RE: The missing button...
54
Reply message RE: Comparison of D600 vs. 700
43
Reply message RE: Comparison of D600 vs. 700
44
Reply message RE: Comparison of D600 vs. 700
47
Reply message RE: Comparison of D600 vs. 700
51
     Reply message RE: Comparison of D600 vs. 700
53
          Reply message RE: Comparison of D600 vs. 700
55
          Reply message RE: Comparison of D600 vs. 700
56
               Reply message RE: Comparison of D600 vs. 700
57
               Reply message RE: Comparison of D600 vs. 700
72
                    Reply message RE: Comparison of D600 vs. 700
73
                         Reply message RE: Comparison of D600 vs. 700
74
                              Reply message RE: Comparison of D600 vs. 700
75
                                   Reply message RE: Comparison of D600 vs. 700
76
          Reply message RE: Comparison of D600 vs. 700
58
Reply message RE: Comparison of D600 vs. 700
49
Reply message RE: Comparison of D600 vs. 700
46
Reply message RE: Comparison of D600 vs. 700
50
Reply message RE: Comparison of D600 vs. 700
52
Reply message RE: Comparison of D600 vs. 700
61
     Reply message RE: Comparison of D600 vs. 700
62
Reply message RE: Comparison of D600 vs. 700
59
     Reply message RE: Missing Button?
67