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Daily Archives: February 1, 2011

Nikon D800: rumours, release date, specs and more

Nikon D800 released March 2012 full details here

Nikon D800 news: release date, specs, price, rumours and more. Read our Nikon D800 user’s manual to everything want to know about a forthcoming Nikon D800 release. The Nikon D800 has been one of the most eagerly anticipated new cameras of the past year. A number of recent signs have pointed to an imminent Nikon D800 release date, and the continued overwhelming interest in this Nikon camera has led to a flurry of rumours and educated guesses as to what specs a D800 will feature. So while we all wait patiently for Nikon to confirm a D800 release date, we have created a one-stop shop for all things Nikon D800. Consider this the first Nikon D800 manual! We’ve sorted through some of the more spurious conjecture and collated only the best and most realistic Nikon D800 rumours, news and spec wishlists here, in one place. Below and in the following pages you’ll find all our latest news on a Nikon D800 release date, D800 specs, review, manuals and more

1. Higher resolution sensor, at least 24 million pixels

February or March are the expected release dates for this new camera

How to Use Natural Frames to Enhance Photographic Composition

“In a lot of photographic situations, a photographer will often come across a natural object near the scene that can be used to “frame” the main element of the image. It’s a common photographic composition technique and one that can be used to great effect if you can pull it off. Here are a few things to think about when you next have the opportunity to frame your photograph as well as some examples of successful images that use framing.”…….more


Frames are one of the subject areas discussed in our Composition – Seeing Pictures course which starts in March