Nikon unveiled its new D5500 late last night just prior to the kickoff of CES 2015. It is a mild upgrade over the D5300 but adds a couple of new features, including Nikon’s first ever touchscreen on a DSLR. [Read more...]
Note: This is likely a grey market item with no USA warranty coverage. ebay seller PhotoVideo4Less has the positive feedback rating of 99.7% at the time of this post.
Mastering the Nikon D810 is a new book from photographer Darrell Young, who is a veteran author of this series.
“This book explores the features and capabilities of the camera in a way that far surpasses the user’s manual. It guides readers through the camera features with step-by-step setting adjustments; color illustrations; and detailed how, when, and why explanations for each option. Every button, dial, switch, and menu configuration setting is explored in a user-friendly manner, with suggestions for setup according to various shooting styles.
Darrell’s friendly and informative writing style allows readers to easily follow directions while feeling as if a friend dropped in to share his knowledge. The information in this book goes beyond the camera itself and also covers basic photography technique.”
Mastering the Nikon D810 retails for $39.95; however, it is currently available for $30.17 on Amazon.com.
It is also available as a Kindle Edition for $19.99 here on Amazon.com.
Holy cow! 2014 blew right by us. There were so many great new cameras and photo gear accessories released in 2014. Just a couple that stick out are the Sony A7S and Panasonic GH4, which were the first two real 4K-capable prosumer cameras to hit the market. Then Panasonic stepped up the 4K game with the pocketable LX100 and the superzoom FZ1000. [Read more...]