Category Archives: Nikon D800

Shooting in the wild Tanzania with the Nikon D800


Onn Henner (Facebook | YouTube) on shooting in he wild Tanzania with the Nikon D800: Last March I spent 11 days shooting in Tanzania, using two Nikon D800 bodies with Atomos Ninja 2 as an external recorder. My goal was getting the maximum quality from the D800. Whilst most of the cameras today have internal 4K […]

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Backpacking around the world (part 2)


Here is an update from Walter Chang (website | Tumblr | Instagram | Twitter) who recently finished his three years backpacking trip around the world:  Last year I shared my story in a guest post with Nikon Rumors about backpacking around the world with Nikon gear. I finally finished my trip this past May and it spanned 3 […]

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More on the Nikon Free Maintenance Service Initiative and latest D750 service advisory

New Nikon D750 advisory - possible image shading from shutter

Nikon D800 Free Maintenance Service Initiative A reader sent me some more details on the Nikon Free Maintenance Service Initiative that was offered to selected D800/D800E, D700 and D7100 owners:

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Nikon D800E camera and photographer survive a bad car accident

Nikon D800E camera survives a bad car accident 3

Check out Scott Murray’s story on – the photographer and the camera are doing fine: Hey everyone I am alive. Here’s what happened, I was driving back after getting my car serviced, I stopped as some friends places and decided to hang back for some Milky Way shots as there is no moon. At around 0130 […]

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The “free maintenance service initiative” is sent only to D800, D800E, D700 and D7100 cameras owners

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Is the new D800 “free maintenance service initiative” just another Nikon recall?


Today Nikon sent out letters to selected D800 camera owners to participate in a free “Nikon Maintenance Service Initiative”. I am not sure if this is just another phrase for a recall or Nikon simply wants to test a large number of D800 units in order to determine if a certain issue is present. My guess is that […]

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New low price – refurbished Nikon D800: $1,699, D800E: $1,899


New low prices on refurbished Nikon D800/D800E cameras: Nikon D800: $1,699.88 Nikon D800E: $1,899.88

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