'What's the best mirrorless camera?' This replacement has been a long time coming since the D750 was announced back in 2014. Best Mid-Range Full Frame Mirrorless: Canon R6, Sony a7 III, Nikon Z6 II, Panasonic S5. Oh, and it's a lot of fun too. Nice Job Nikon. However here it is equivalent, and you get both worlds (other than for the no viewfinder in mirrorless mode). Take a stroll through our updated sample gallery – now with Raw conversions – and see for yourself. Pool-side, pork-fried, Puerto Rican pride. @tbcassD850 and D5 nor Z6/Z7 seems to be suffering from running XQD cards, or are you trying to convince us there is no benefits ?Did you ever tried to transfert 64GB of a SDcard vs 128GB from a XQD to your SSD ? So, if I had a bunch of f-bayonett lenses I would defenetely take the D780 as a camera that could be interesting. In our latest buying guide we've selected some cameras that might be a bit older but still offer a lot of bang for the buck. There are a lot of photo/video cameras that have found a role as B-cameras on professional productions or A-camera for amateur and independent productions. Planning to treat yourself to a new full-frame camera this holiday season? Laowa 15mm F4.5 Shift Lens Review: What is a shift lens, and when is it useful? They know the sales figures and they know the grip was not used by the majority of users in this market. I personally think you're just spoiled after having used so many mirrorless cameras. The point I was making is the review isn't consistent with other reviews, why not keep the low light section and other's more similar for easier comparison? I tested the camera next to a D800E at 180mm and also 1/30s handheld and my experience is exactly the opposite: the D800E reaches about 50% of the lp/mm the D780 reaches handheld in this extreme situation. All content, design, and layout are Copyright © 1998 - 2020 Digital Photography Review All Rights Reserved. Okay, but that just says you don't shoot higher ISOs, above 12800, and that you don't need really good liveview+video AF. Where is the vertical grip with controls for vertical shooting? I have a D800, which I almost invariably use with a GPS sensor, that also functions as a wireless shutter release, connected to it. CIPA's latest report for global camera shipments shows the camera industry is gaining pace once again in a year marred by the COVID-19 pandemic atop a market already in decline. Do you really worry your smartphone does only sport onto a single mass storage unit ? If you're looking for a high-quality camera, you don't need to spend a ton of cash, nor do you need to buy the latest and greatest new product on the market. Vaporware no more: the much-speculated-about Zeiss ZX1 has arrived. Now, as the year winds down, we're highlighting some of our standout products of the year. To be honest, my 5DMK1 puts out better IQ than what I'm seeing in these JPG's. I’m also enjoying the awesome performance of the 24-70 F2.8S. Frankly, this noise was so a pity coming from guys with lame and poor knowledge what they are talking about. And Nikon marketing ranks these genres highly eg sports. Download pdf of the Manual, here one reads Good and Very Bad in Custom Options. Auto ISO is fully functional, with ±2 stops of shift in the automatically-selected minimum shutter speeds. While it does pro-rate after $75,000 I think it's only fair that those who paid in less, get less back in return--maybe that was in there, and maybe I missed it--but from my quick reading of the draft, it appears everyone who had an AGI of $75,000 or less gets $1200 (plus some other additional bonus if you have dependents/chidren, etc). Image Sensor; Sensor Type: CMOS: Sensor Manufacturer: Effective Megapixels: 24.5 If you want to spend your money one such expensive and obscure cards that's doomed to fail, good for you! COMPARISON SELECTION (3 selected items max. Seems like you might have an agenda. Fine if that's what you want, I guess. So, if were a pro I could choose between using the old f lenses on the new Z as well.But if I were going on a football game, shooting for a news agency and had three cameras in front of me to choose from, eg. All rights reserved. Hi Rishi,Its not clear what is meant by "and no risk of shutter-induced shake". I had three of the new S-line lenses for my Z6. I never understood why that lame argument was used, as it was lame and insignifiant, period.There are still many point MILC that are critcable, but frankly the single slot pseudo fiasco was not one. "Image quality is largely determined RAW post-processing software algorithm e.g. Will you try to tell us there is no difference either there ? I have several F-mount lenses but I wouldn’t hesitate to sell them on eBay to jump to a new system or another brand. Those are not facts - only your interpretation. Take a closer look. Earlier this week we published our samples from the new Sigma 65mm F2 DG DN when mounted on a Sony body. As long as you weren't expecting the whole OVF. It might sound strange, but having used Nikon digital cameras for more than 10 years, the "i" menu function in the D780, taken from the Z6/Z7, is a fantastic improvement in usability, even compared to many other cameras it is a no brainer. Although, with the launch of mirrorless cameras throughout the industry, people began thinking DSLR's were a thing of the past. 6D is a fantastic camera, can hold up just fine to modern cameras. And no way would adding a grip to a D780 make it a sort of D5/D6. DJI's second-generation Pocket camera includes a long list of useful upgrades including a wider, faster lens, a larger sensor, more resolution, improved audio and an optional handle that significantly improves control and supports live streaming. All else is superb, excellent ergonomics and UI. What do you call it? I think it best to look at thorough comparison studies from people with excellent testing skills before just trampolining on the Z6. The D750 is an excellent stills camera. Also one can mount vastly more lenses on it, including Zeiss Otus and Milvus lenses. The Nikon D780 is available now with an MSRP of $2,299.95 (the same price as the D750 in 2014), or as a kit with the AF-S 24-120mm F4G ED VR lens for $2,799.95. At the time of publication, some US retailers are offering $300 off the price of a new D780 with the trade-in of any digital camera. So pour a tall cold one and get ready to treat yourself, 2020 style. The diminishing sales number signal death of the DSLR category - like it or not. Canon and Nikon smelled the trend two or three years ago. I think that some DSLRs have up to around 150 points, but that's probably around the limit for a standard DSLR unless you start looking into special techniques of some sort. Seriously, you are acting like a child. @tbcass I guess Nikon was expecting their XQD would to be a great hit!! You can go on criticizing and complaining but the DSLR sales will continue to diminish. If it only had the IBIS, i would order one right now :(. That's it? Let's see what the sales numbers show us. Yes... Maybe the R7 will change that... or maybe not... Until you run low on light. https://nikonrumors.com/2019/11/07/nikons-q2-financial-results-are-out-2.aspx/, https://www.dpreview.com/reviews/image-comparison/fullscreen?attr18=lowlight&attr13_0=nikon_z6&attr13_1=nikon_d800&attr13_2=nikon_d810&attr13_3=nikon_d780&attr15_0=raw&attr15_1=raw&attr15_2=raw&attr15_3=raw&attr16_0=25600&attr16_1=25600&attr16_2=25600&attr16_3=25600&normalization=print&widget=629&x=-0.03133269365502396&y=-0.9689982728842834. Even 13 year olds can see that. A7III, Z6 and D780,I would most probably pick the D780 of several reasons, like af/hitrate, batterycapacity, grip/balance with bigger lenses, menues. I think some of it has to do with the limits of how certain AF is implemented in DSLRs (specifically, how AF is implemented for the OVF). The Leica Q2 Monochrom is a version of the Gold Award-winning Q2 that only shoots images in black and white. It's a DSLR, with a well-damped mirror, but with a mirror nonetheless, so vibration is slightly higher than with a mirrorless camera. Sony's new Visual Story app for iOS promises event and wedding photographers a variety of useful tools, designed to simplify their workflow and enhance their business. We've been putting the new Nikon D780 to the test in places both near and far – here in the snowy/rainy streets of Seattle, out at a professional rugby match and in the sun-drenched streets of Old San Juan, Puerto Rico.