D40 - no hi ISO capability, no in-body focus motor

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TacticDesigns
TacticDesigns Veteran Member • Posts: 5,117
Re: D40 - no hi ISO capability, no in-body focus motor

photoeng wrote:

but I still use it!

The shot is not tack sharp and super noisy in the shadows, so I converted to B/W.

But the image brings me delight.. and unfortunately for Nikon - I don't ever seek to upgrade my gear till it falls apart.

Perhaps I'll by a D7500 to show my support for the company.. don't know what I'd use it for though

+1

Great capture! I love it!

As for no hi iso capability . . . at least the D40 had ISO3200, which our D70s cameras did not.

That was the main reason I ended up upgrading was to have better high ISO (and in the case of my D70s . . . at least ISO 3200) in order to chase my growing kids around at indoor sports with an f/2.8 zoom.

For me, the keepers I've gotten has been worth the upgrades.

Take care & Happy Shooting!

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