Nikon D5 Announcement

Featured Wednesday, 18 November 2015 05:09

Well, kind of an announcement.... more of a placeholder

 highlight business

Get Your Gear Out!
Intimate Portraiture series: http://mattgranger.com/intimate
Private Bodies book: http://mattgranger.com/privatebodies
Workshops: http://mattgranger.com/workshops
Merch: http://mattgranger.com/merch
Mailing List: http://www.mattgranger.com
Ethics and Conduct statement: http://mattgranger.com/ethics

Subscribe HERE: http://bit.ly/Sub_MG
Subscribe for News: http://bit.ly/Subscribe_MG_News
Google Plus: http://bit.ly/MG_Gplus
Community Forum: http://www.mattgranger.com/community/
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/mattgranger
Twitter: https://twitter.com/_mattgranger
Instagram: http://instagram.com/_mattgranger
Official Website: http://www.mattgranger.com
Second Channel: http://www.youtube.com/user/PhotoNewsReviews

Please check out my art nude photography book - Private Bodies: http://bit.ly/PrivBodies
___
SUPPORT Matt - Please buy your gear using these links:
Adorama: http://bit.ly/Adorama_USA
B&H Photo: http://bit.ly/bhphotoUSA
Amazon USA: http://bit.ly/Amazon_usa
Amazon UK: http://bit.ly/ukAmazon
Amazon Germany: http://bit.ly/DeAmazon
Australia: http://mattgranger.com/my-gear
___

tcotl680

Get Your Gear Out!

Workshops: http://mattgranger.com/workshops
Merch: http://mattgranger.com/merch
Mailing List: http://www.mattgranger.com

Share:

6 comments

  • Comment Link Mark Keohane Thursday, 19 November 2015 10:46 posted by Mark Keohane

    Hey Matt. Yep, announcement a bit pointless really; think you said it all. What could they put in it? I guess most valuable addition as always would be a tad higher resolution (20? but can't see how a lot more than that would be of significant benefit given existing image qual at 16) and the usual advancement in ISO performance and on-board processing. I don't use one; no call for it with what I do (or funds!), so I don't know what else would offer benefit in the way of ergonomics, etc. 15 fps has been talked about; maybe they'll go to hybrid mirror/mirrorless with an electronic shutter to avoid the internals going supersonic :o)

    Report
  • Comment Link Bruce Press Thursday, 19 November 2015 18:06 posted by Bruce Press

    My take away is that Nikon is going to continue to try to sell a $600 add-on in order for photographers to work with their Top-end camera in the same way they work with the prosumer counterparts. Wireless tethering, remote control, transfer are part of how we work in the 21st century.

    Report
  • Comment Link Art Altman Sunday, 22 November 2015 13:18 posted by Art Altman

    What is the purpose of the D4 / D5 line in an age of D750 and D810?

    Report
  • Comment Link Paul Jacques Monday, 23 November 2015 09:31 posted by Paul Jacques

    Very disappointing announcement, after all this time I was expecting a release announcement, not a we've started thinking about it message.

    As a long term user of the D3x (I also own the D750 & D4... did own a D800), it seems to me that the D5 range should be something along the lines of D5 24M but with the usual insane buffering and FPS, primarily for the Paps. And a D5x should be full body 45M-50M (or a pumped version of the D810). Some of us enjoy the full body camera ;-)

    Report
  • Comment Link Peter Maki Monday, 23 November 2015 20:39 posted by Peter Maki

    The most important addition for me is 10 bit video and preferably NOT in a MOV container. MOV video with 24 Mbps average bit rate is not broadcast nor professional and will never be.
    Besides a better codec I would like to be able to choose another container! I am not an Apple user and converting MOV files is a pain!
    I see no point in buying a Nikon D5 without at least HDMI REC-2020 out. I hope Nikon will start to treat video as professional as they treat photography.
    No more low bit rates nor 8 bits chroma sampling!
    And rather no MOV...

    Report
  • Comment Link Joerg Monday, 14 December 2015 17:07 posted by Joerg

    It seems they are far away from releasing a new top of the line product. And with this pseudo announcement they hope to prevent their customers from changing to the competition ;-)

    Report

Leave a comment

Leica Q2 vs Sony RX1R II

Leica Q2 vs Sony RX1R II

Thursday, 02 July 2020 14:04

Two outstanding full frame fixed lens cameras compared.

Read more...
My Favorite Portrait Lenses

My Favorite Portrait Lenses

Tuesday, 23 June 2020 20:56

What are your favorites??

Read more...
Ricoh GRIII vs Fuji XF10 - $900/$450

Ricoh GRIII vs Fuji XF10 - $900/$450

Thursday, 04 June 2020 01:14

Two fantastic compact APSC street shooters - is the Ricoh worth Double the price?

Read more...
Guide to Macro Lenses

Guide to Macro Lenses

Tuesday, 19 May 2020 13:39

Macro lenses require a few more steps of consideration.

Read more...

"What Camera Should I Buy??" - The Best!

Thursday, 14 May 2020 13:46

For LESS $ you can buy a FULL camera kit...

Read more...
Trending watches, Rolex re-sellers and business in 2020 - a Chat with Roman Sharf

Trending watches, Rolex re-sellers and business in 2020 - a Chat with Roman Sharf

Tuesday, 12 May 2020 15:25

A relaxed chat with Luxury Bazaar owner Roman Sharf.

Read more...
The Real Mac Pro Skateboard EPIC UPGRADE

The Real Mac Pro Skateboard EPIC UPGRADE

Thursday, 07 May 2020 15:09

We saved over $5,000 - 48% on SSD, 21% on Display, 72% on RAM, 95% on wheels and the storage - well that's next level.

Read more...
Tamron 70-180mm - 5 Reasons to choose it (vs GM 70-200)

Tamron 70-180mm - 5 Reasons to choose it (vs GM 70-200)

Tuesday, 05 May 2020 13:01

5 reasons every E Mount shooter should consider this lens!

Read more...
Fujifilm X100 - every model compared

Fujifilm X100 - every model compared

Friday, 10 April 2020 18:57

The X100 is a classic - but do you need the $1400 latest generation? Let's compare every model side by side!

Read more...