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My D700 is still a keeper

Gator Bob

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Gator Bob Silver Member Nikonian since 28th Jul 2006
Mon 27-Feb-12 12:49 PM | edited Mon 27-Feb-12 01:18 PM by Gator Bob

Even though my new D800E is a game-changing camera (see D800/800E Digitutor thread) I expect to keep my D700 to use as a studio camera for those pieces of my wife's jewelry that are subject to moire and also to carry as a second body for wildlife and birds with a 500mm Sigma Bigmos mounted on it. For my purposes that's a lot more practical solution than buying a $7000 Nikon prime telephoto.

Gator Bob in Gainesville FL
D700 & SB800 * D800E on order
Nikkors: *14-24 * 28-300 * PC-E 85mm *50mm 1.8
Tamron 90mm Macro

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