KnightPhoto2

KnightPhoto2

Lives in Canada Canada
Works as a semi-pro (occasional photography sales)
Joined on Nov 13, 2007
About me:

Wildlife and Theatre/Concert are my biggest genre's, pretty much everything I shoot is moving in poor light ;-)
Definitely not a base-ISO tripod guy right now, maybe when I retire from my day-job.

OtherGear: 2.93 gHz Intel iMac 27" with 16Gb memory
Tripod: Gitzo GT5541 (purchased from Nikonians PhotoProShop)
Gimbal: Jobu Design Black Widow Heavy Duty
Ground pod: Jobu Design
Monopod: Gitzo 3531 and RRS HD tilt-swivel
Heads: Kirk BH-3, Leitz Ballhead
Kirk LP-47 foot for the 500VR, love my Kirk stuff
Bags: Urban Disguise 40/70 and TTF International
MainAF: Using AF most of the time
MainMetering: Using 3D matrix metering most of the time
MainMode: Aperture Priority
I am very pleased with my Nikon gear, no plans to switch
Experience: Advanced in some areas; newbie in others ;-)

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Nikon finances look bad Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D5, D600-D800) Talk 16 hours ago
D500 high ISO: significant advances possible (remember D810A) Nikon Pro DX SLR (D500, D300, D200, D100) Talk 1 day ago
Post your US D500 launch event findings here Nikon Pro DX SLR (D500, D300, D200, D100) Talk 1 day ago
D5 or d500? Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D5, D600-D800) Talk 1 day ago
Lens Picks for Thailand and Australia Trip Nikon SLR Lens Talk 2 days ago
Handled a D500 yesterday Nikon Pro DX SLR (D500, D300, D200, D100) Talk 2 days ago
Nikon D5 and D500 Launch Event Nikon Pro DX SLR (D500, D300, D200, D100) Talk 2 days ago
Initial demand could well be a problem... Nikon Pro DX SLR (D500, D300, D200, D100) Talk 3 days ago
auto AF Fine Tune on D500 Nikon Pro DX SLR (D500, D300, D200, D100) Talk 4 days ago
Sony 24-70 f/2.8G vs Nikon 24-70 f/2.8ED Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D5, D600-D800) Talk 5 days ago
D500 cable remote Nikon Pro DX SLR (D500, D300, D200, D100) Talk 5 days ago
***D500*** ***POLL*** Nikon Pro DX SLR (D500, D300, D200, D100) Talk 1 week ago
Nikon D500 sample images Nikon Pro DX SLR (D500, D300, D200, D100) Talk 1 week ago
Yikes, the D500 battery pack is going to be expensive! Nikon Pro DX SLR (D500, D300, D200, D100) Talk 1 week ago
What the D5/D500 portends for the D820 Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D5, D600-D800) Talk 1 week ago
Most Popular Cameras Listing - Nikon D500 doesn't even crack top 10? Nikon Pro DX SLR (D500, D300, D200, D100) Talk 1 week ago
Thanks Steven J Sasson, Kodak and Nikon Nikon Pro DX SLR (D500, D300, D200, D100) Talk 1 week ago
What you going' do while waiting for your new D500? Nikon Pro DX SLR (D500, D300, D200, D100) Talk 1 week ago
D500 Accessories (Memory/Lens/Flash) Nikon Pro DX SLR (D500, D300, D200, D100) Talk 1 week ago
Eating crow.... Nikon Pro DX SLR (D500, D300, D200, D100) Talk 3 weeks ago
D500 IR Trigger built-in? Nikon Pro DX SLR (D500, D300, D200, D100) Talk 3 weeks ago
D5 review that was posted in the Fx section ( where it belongs ) but Nikon Pro DX SLR (D500, D300, D200, D100) Talk 3 weeks ago
Thom has some awesome tidbits on the D5/D500 Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D5, D600-D800) Talk 4 weeks ago
Nikon 200-500 vs Sigma 150-600 S Nikon SLR Lens Talk 4 weeks ago
D500 sensor in a cheaper body? Nikon Pro DX SLR (D500, D300, D200, D100) Talk 4 weeks ago
The D500 is a square peg... Nikon Pro DX SLR (D500, D300, D200, D100) Talk 4 weeks ago
Thom - J5 Best Entry Mirrorless Camera of the Year Nikon 1 System Talk 4 weeks ago
D-810 vs D-500 For Video Nikon Pro DX SLR (D500, D300, D200, D100) Talk 4 weeks ago
D500 will sell like hot cakes Nikon Pro DX SLR (D500, D300, D200, D100) Talk 4 weeks ago
Nikon 24-70 f2.8 VR review Nikon SLR Lens Talk 1 month ago
I desperately want a FX camera but the small AF area is keeping me away Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D5, D600-D800) Talk 1 month ago
Implementing the Sony 42MP sensor to the Nikon world Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D5, D600-D800) Talk 1 month ago
Anybody got new 500 or 600 FL? Nikon SLR Lens Talk 1 month ago
Thom Speaks. Nikon 1 and disease. Nikon 1 System Talk 1 month ago
D4s owners who updated from D4 What did you get for the money? Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D5, D600-D800) Talk 2 months ago
Nikon 24/1.8G review/discussion - part I Nikon SLR Lens Talk 2 months ago
200-500 vs 150-600 vs 300/4 w TC Nikon SLR Lens Talk 2 months ago
What Nikon should do to sell more D5 to enthusiasts Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D5, D600-D800) Talk 2 months ago
What would be your minimum to keep shooting? Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D5, D600-D800) Talk 2 months ago
D4 dropped and now at Nikon Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D5, D600-D800) Talk 2 months ago
Lens Suggestions for a Cruise in High Seas Nikon SLR Lens Talk 2 months ago
Nikon 500 f4 G and 400 2.8 G Veiling Wide Open Nikon SLR Lens Talk 2 months ago
Nikon 200-500mm: Feedback after 2 weeks of safaris and field shooting Nikon SLR Lens Talk 3 months ago
Nikon 200-500 VS Nikon 300 pf with TC1.4 Nikon SLR Lens Talk 3 months ago
32mm f/1.2 vs. 85mm f/1.4G Nikon 1 System Talk 3 months ago
Autumn in my neighbourhood Nikon 1 System Talk 3 months ago
Winter visitor with V1 Nikon 1 System Talk 3 months ago
16-80 review by lenstip.com: Worth at half price. Nikon SLR Lens Talk 3 months ago
I had this plant- Nikon 1 System Talk 3 months ago
200-500/f5.6 impact on 80-400 price and sales? Nikon SLR Lens Talk 3 months ago