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Comparison of D600 vs. 700

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nrothschild Neil is an expert in several areas, including camera support Registered since 25th Jul 2004
Wed 19-Sep-12 01:22 PM

The Func button is not a feasible replacement (for me) for that AF-On button. For many reasons.

>> If enough buyers would agree to $2700 for a pro body DX...

Nikon managed to make the D300 for $1600 or so, with a "heavy body" if you want to call it that. I don't; I consider the D3 line "heavy body". I don't see any reason why that could not continue.

The problem I have with the D600 is not the D600 per se, but Nikon has apparently abdicated their commanding position of a market that made the D300 a huge seller for many years. I don't see that changing (unless there are more like me than many acknowledge) and that is sad. The end result is a 3x price increase to update (not upgrade) from the D300, and the D800 does not really replace the far more agile D700 (at 8fpx). It's a 180 degree reversal in marketing strategy that started with the D200.

I don't think those that do not shoot wildlife or sports understand the problem.

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