Nikon's Full Frame DSLR Killer - TESTED

Featured Tuesday, 21 August 2018 13:32

Forget this DSLR nonsense - THIS is the BEST 35mm full frame on the market!

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HELP ME CHOOSE A NAME FOR THIS SERIES - I will be reviewing cameras as if it is the year they were released - considering what was going on in the market and pop culture at the time. I plan to test the cameras out by recreating a movie or other pop culture image from that year. Series name ideas??

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OK I will come clean. No, this isn't the much hyped upcoming Nikon MIrrorless. In this video I test out Nikon's Flagship SLR camera from 2004 - the F6. The keen eyed will notice many similarities. 

In 2004 Nikon released the digital SLR - the D2H, along with the film SLR- the F6, which turned out to be their last. 

It was subject to much hype, conjecture and rumours. The market was in a state of flux and many people were jumping ship to the hot new thing (digital), whilst others were pointing out it's flaws and holding on tight to their film cameras. 

It was a time of excitement, division and technical innovation.... And not that much has changed in 14 years - here we are again. Once you have seen the process a few times, you realise as much as things change - the moves stay the same.

Despite the fact this is a little tongue in cheek - it is a legit review, so please stick around to see the testing we did at the end. Hopefully people give it a chance before down voting it for not being about the new mirrorless.

PS - I am making a new series of this - reviewing cameras in the style and period they were released - so please leave me a comment on YouTube with what you'd like to see in future episodes!

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