Nikon D800

Nikon D800 Front View
Nikon D800 Front View

Create monumental images with the groundbreaking D800.

The 36.3 megapixel FX-format sensor and class-leading autofocus system deliver unprecedented levels of depth and detail in your photography. Full HD D-movie offers all the flexibility you need for broadcast quality video.

If you’re serious about developing your creativity, the D800 is the ultimate way to get the big picture.

36.3 megapixel FX-format (full-frame) CMOS sensor

ISO 100–6400: extendable up to 25,600 (equivalent) and down to 50 (equivalent).

4 fps consecutive shooting in FX/5:4 crop mode. 5 fps in 1.2x/DX crop modes.

The new multi-area mode Full HD D-Movie records FX- and DX-format Full HD (1080p) movies in 30p, 25p and 24p.

Anybody who found this page probably knows already the hype and all the relevant specifications that make up the Nikon D800 and also the more expensive D800E.

By now you would think the launch of this 36Mp camera and all of the associated discussions would be over and people who wanted to buy this camera would have one in hand, not so it seems.

Nikon D800
Nikon D800

The cameras release sparked quite a debate amongst the photographic forums, firstly came the price hike then came the discussions about AF problems and last but not least the availability of said camera.

I have been looking at this camera as an addition to my small camera collection so have read with interest the many reviews and conversations about the Nikon D800 and the Nikon D800E.

My decision was that I shall wait awhile yet before spending the £2,599.00 required to own this 36Mp  camera, although I can say that I found it quite easy to find both the D800 and the E variant of the shelf had I decided to buy one.

I wonder how many people outside the circle of must have the newest camera released brigade actually bought one and found it to be the best camera they have up to date purchased and used in earnest, rather than photographing the family cat or dog and posting them on the web

at small resolutions for respondents to say how fantastic a mundane and poorly rendered image was, so I have put up this page for people to comment on their experiance thus far with this camera, hope to hear from users out there who have had good or bad results from the camera. Do you perhaps regret the hasty purchase?

maybe you have had focusing issues with the camera? or love it and use it extensively? all the information will maybe help others decide on whether to lay down their hard earned on this camera, or maybe give people a good reason to wait and see whether it is the camera for them..