The Nikon D800 is the company's highest-resolution full-frame DSLR, at 36 megapixels. The FX format DSLR features 51 autofocus points and 15 cross-type sensors. The D800 is a full-featured camera especially suited for professionals shooting landscapes and portraits.
Way back—five years ago—if you shot video, you used a video camera, and if you shot photographs, you used a still camera. Today, that distinction is all but meaningless. Almost every video camera today captures stills, and virtually every still camera now shoots video.
For those relatively new to DSLR (Digital Single Lens Reflex) photography, David Brommer introduces the concepts, the terminology, the workflow and the use of these cameras in a comprehensive three-hour presentation. He also talks about processing and archiving software and issues that entail the use of computers in digital photography.
When diving into the world of Wedding Photography, you must have a plan and be prepared for anything. Like the very wedding you’re going to shoot, you need to know what is going to happen, when and where it is going to happen and how it is expected to happen.
The new Canon 5D Mark III is the updated version of a camera that became not only a go-to full frame DSLR for professional photographers and serious enthusiasts, but also a surprisingly capable, affordable and relatively tiny HD video camera for cutting-edge video productions.
With the announcement of the Nikon D800 and the D800E, you might wonder which camera is best for you. This article is intended to highlight the crucial differences between the two cameras and ultimately help you decide which camera better suits your needs.
The recently announced Sony Alpha A57 is a mid-range DSLR designed to combine the quality and control of a full-fledged professional DSLR while integrating many of the features of a camera intended for a more casual photographer. Its compact size does not limit its versatility, since it features an aptly sized APS-C sensor and is compatible with the interchangeable Sony A-mount lenses.
Make way for the new Nikon D4 digital SLR camera. This baby boasts an FX-format 16.2-megapixel CMOS Sensor for superior image quality. Its large 3.2" ultra-sharp 921,000-dot LCD monitor features automatic brightness control, adjusting visibility based on the environment to ensure bright, clear playback, menu browsing and Live View shooting.
Nikon is pleased to announce that a firmware upgrade for the D5100 (A:1.0.1 / B:1.01) and the D7000 (A/B 1.05). These firmware upgrades should ameliorate some of the issues that users of these two cameras may have been experiencing until now.
After months of speculation and an untold number of rumors, Canon has unveiled its new flagship camera—the Canon EOS-1D X. Most impressively, the new camera, which replaces both the EOS-1Ds Mk III and EOS-1D Mk IV, improves upon previous Canon EOS 1D-series HDSLRs in every which way.