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Nikon D810 sample images

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35 full resolution images from the new Nikon D810 camera (pre-order options) are available for download on flickr:

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Nikon D810 product and promo videos, hands-on reviews

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This post contains the Nikon D810 product and promo videos, hands-on reviews, etc.

Dream Park short film by Sandro (Nikon D810 promo):

Nikon D810 introduction:

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Nikon Capture NX-D will be available for free on July 15, 2014

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Nikon announced that their new RAW image processing software Capture NX-D will be available for free on July 15, 2014. There are plans to include automatic retouch brush functionality in the future:

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New AR11 soft release button for the Nikon Df camera announced

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In addition to the D810 Nikon also announced a new AR11 soft release button for the Df camera.

Update: the price of the AR11 is $27.95 at Adorama and $29.95 at B&H.

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Nikon D800/D800E vs. D810 specifications comparison

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The attached PDF file contains a specifications comparison between the Nikon D800/D800E ($2,996.95/$3,296.95) and the new Nikon D810 ($3,296.95):

Nikon D800 vs D810 comparison sheet

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Nikon D810 official announcement

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The Nikon D810 is now officially announced. The price of the camera is $3,296.95. Pre-order options can be found here. See also the latest D810 posts here.

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Nikon D810 leaks hours before the official announcement

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The UK website Expertreviews published their review of the Nikon D810 camera and then promptly removed it. Here are the details from the article - pretty much what I have ben reporting for months now:

  • the UK price will be £2,700 (around $4,580, the US price should be lower)
  • sensor: 36.3MP (new sensor?)
  • LCD screen: 3.2" (1,299K dots) with new split-screen mode
  • card slots: CF + SDXC
  • Expeed 4 image processing engine
  • no optical low pass filter (OLPF)
  • ISO 32-51200 in extended mode, ISO 64-12800 in regular mode
  • shutter speed range: 1/8000-30s
  • improved auto-focus (including Group Area AF mode for the D4s)
  • no 4k video
  • video recording: added 50/60p
  • redesigned shutter with new kevlar/carbon fibre-composite unit; reduced shutter lag; quieter operation
  • the metering mode button is moved to the main control dial
  • improved grip

You can still access the cached version here (cached version of the second page can be found here):

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