Category Archives: Nikon D5

Nikon D5, D810 new price drop now live

As previously reported, Nikon reduced the price of the D5 and D810 DSLR cameras in the US. The D5 is now $500 off and the D810 is up to $1,600 off. Most US retailers offer different free accessories with each purchase, check the different listings for more information: Nikon D5: Adorama | B&H | Amazon Nikon D810: Adorama | B&H | Amazon […]

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The price of the Nikon D5 will drop by $500 on Sunday

Just a few days after I reported the latest Nikon D6 rumors, the price of the Nikon D5 DSLR camera will drop by $500. You can see the new pricing at Adorama, B&H and Amazon this Sunday at 12:01 am EST. The price of the Nikon D810 will also drop (currently $2,796.95):

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An event photographer’s brief review of the Nikon D5 DSLR camera

An Event Photographer’s Brief Review of the Nikon D5 by Robert Allen (website | Facebook | Instagram): This is my first formal review of a camera body. The information in this review is based on using the Nikon D5 for a period of approximately 6 months during 2018. Brides maids during ceremony. Nikon D5, 70-200mm f/4 lens, ISO […]

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CF Express updates

ProGrade Digital has new memory card readers – see the pricing and availability at B&H Photo and Amazon (the press release can be found here). Here are two CF Express reports from readers – it seems that the D5 will also be getting a firmware update in 2019 that will make it compatible with CF Express:

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Lexar: “the product availability of XQD has been held up by multiple parties including Sony”

A quick update on my previous post about Lexar’s XQD memory cards – this is the official statement I received from Lexar: “While Lexar is eager to pursue the XQD technology, the product availability of XQD has been held up by multiple parties including Sony (who owns the IP) which is preventing us from moving forward. […]

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Report: Lexar will not make any XQD memory cards

The Polish Lexar distributer My Adventure issued a press release indicating that Lexar will not make any XQD memory cards as previously reported. XQD memory cards are currently not listed on Lexar’s website. I have reached out to Lexar for a confirmation/comment. The good news is that the new Delkin XQD memory cards are supposed to start shipping […]

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