With so many looking to the new D7100 for a video DSLR on the cheap, I thought it would be nice to compare it to the king of video DSLRs, the Canon 5D Mark III. This is not a competition, it is just a look to see how the D7100 stacks up in terms of features and quality.
A 24mp camera with professional level weather sealing, 100% viewfinder coverage, 2 card slots, 6 fps shooting, great low light performance, for a price of only $1,200? It may sound like wishful thinking but Nikon has made it happen. But how does it perform? Take a look at the review to find out.
A video demonstrating the issues with changing the aperture in live view. The photo mode live view is almost worse because the aperture changes, but the change is not reflected in the image. Check out the video:
Take a look at these dynamic range tests between the Nikon D7100 and Canon 7D. We take both of these cameras into a tough situation, give them identical settings, and see what they can do:
Take a look at a quick video test of the Nikon D7100. More to come soon and a full review will be available shortly
Nikon may have beat Canon to the punch but Canon has already scheduled a launch date for what is likely to be a new Canon 70D. And while many of the specifications of the 70D are still unknown, there are several factors that may allow this to be an interesting matchup.
The new pinch lens caps from Canon are now filtering in. These caps are a must have. I have not been ashamed of saying how much I hated the old design and these new caps feel great, are thicker and more robust, and also can be removed with a lens hood in place. Read more for pricing and availability: