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Nikon D800 / D800 E

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... We have just finished the test of Nikon D4 and now here comes another novelty, Nikon D800, moreover, not just one but two versions of it.Unfortunately I could not test the two bodies at the same time but only in two different environments. ...
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Photo: © Tamás Imre

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Technological novelties

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... The soul of Nikon D800 is a 36,3-megapixel FX format (full-frame) CMOS-sensor.Presently this is the highest resolution DSLR on the market. ...
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The test

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... The Nikon D800 arrived in our editorial first and I immediately took it with me to the famous ramsons woods in Somogy.I went there because Ramsons (or wild garlic) flowers blooms usually in early May when all the forests is full of these flowers. ...
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Photo: © Tamás Imre

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... Photography in the woods has always been a difficult task but HDR function helps a lot and can be set as follows.First we have to set the format of the image file to TIFF or JPG. ...
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... The ISO sensivity was intensely debated among photographers, namely, how would so many pixels in such a sensor work in higher ISO range.The ISO-range of D800 can be set between 100 and 6400. ...
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It is OK in DX size too

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... I had the chance to photograph with one of my friend’s DX-sized 8 mm fisheye in a little and intimate Tuscan town.If we set the menu to recognise the lens, it will automatically switch to DX-format. ...
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Photo: © Tamás Imre

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... Overall, both Nikon D800 and D800E DSLR camera bodies come with FX sensors and an incredible resolution.Those who only want to do landscape photography can feel free to choose D800E. ...
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... We would like to thank Nikon Ltd for the long test opportunity.. ...
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... Tester: Tamás Imre. ...
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