That Nikon has discontinued the camera that - for quite a while - was considered the best pro camera for enthusiasts, is no surprise considering the recent launch of the Nikon D300S.
Today, Nikon launched their long awaited D3000 entry level and D300s semi professional cameras. I resume the specs of both cameras, as taken from their respective US product brochures.
My Nikon wishlist: D700+MB-D10, AF-S 14-24 mm f/2.8G, AF-S 55-200 mm. f/4-5.6G and Sandisk Ducati 4 Gb. CF plus firewire card reader.
Nikon USA anounced an instant savings offer for a D5000 "Outfit", which includes the AF-S DX 18-55 f/3.5-5.6G VR and the AF-S DX 55-200 f/4-5.6G VR lenses, which can now be had just 5 cts. short of U$ 1.000.
I’m seeing a lot of people on the net complaining about a false low-battery problem with the D300 and the EN-EL3e, the standard battery for the D200, D300 and D700.
Nikon Rumors appears to have a scoop on the specs of new Nikon D300s. Specs seem to justify persistent rumors about the discontinuation of the D300.
Strengthening rumors about the discontinuation of the D300, D60. The SB-800 Speedlight, the D40 and D80 listed as discontinued on various international Nikon sites, but not yet on all...