Nikon D300

Announced Aug 23, 2007 •
12 megapixels | 3 screen | APS-C sensor
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Hi, I switched from a D300 to a D500 and really enjoy the new camera a lot. What I sometimes miss is the build in pop-up flash - especially for fill in light with Portraits against the sun. I have a SB-800 but that is quite big. Do you have recommondations for a smaller flash? A nice feature would be HSS. So an idea was the relatively new Metz M400. Does anybody use this with the D500 and can comment on experiences especially handling? I might also use it as a master flash for controlling...
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Maybe someone can help me out with a DX question on D7200. Approx what focal length will my 24-120 F4 lens be in DX mode. I understand in regular mode it will be about 36-140. So in DX mode (1.3) would it be 46.8 to 234 or am I messed up and missing something? Also anyone know the approx file size in DX?  Also, about what iso is generally considered usable? I had no problem going to 1600 on my D700. D300 was 800 max. On my D5300 I limit iso about 1000. 1600 starts to get noisy to me. I think...
By: dave beaumont (3 weeks ago)
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Have been using CNX 2 with with XP for years ,most recently offline and machine used exclusively for photo editing . It became necessary to reformat . I reinstalled my legal CNX2 disc which takes me to ver.2.0.0. Then tried to install downloaded upgrade which I saved prior reformat. Won't install as it needs newer 2.3.0 to work from. Is there a fix to get 2.0.0 to open nef files from my D300s ? Any help would be appreciated. Dave
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Hello, I guess I'm new to photography.  I mainly take pictures of aircraft.  I currently use a Nikon Coolpix B500.  I'm thinking about buying a DSLR.  Here's what I'm thinking about getting: Nikon D300 Nikon D300s possibly Nikon D700 (I'll have to save up) Now just out of curiosity, the price for the D700 is $565 on ebay.  I saw one on Amazon for $400.  I also saw a D800 on Amazon for $400.  Both were listed on Amazon as "like new".  Should I trust that?  I'm skeptical.  It seems too good to...
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HI, I had a frustrating afternoon with my D300 and two SB700s. I am trying to photograph something in broad day light in aperture priority and expecting shutter speed to go 1/x000, but whatever I do it stays at 1/60. Don't know what am I doing wrong. Any help would be much appriciated. Here is what I am doing: e1 - Flash Sync Speed - 1/320 s (Auto FP) e2 - Flash Shutter Speed - 1/60 s e3 - Flash control fir builtin flash - commander mode -  builtin - TTL, Group A TTL On SB700 - TTL The...
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I need help why my Camera Nikon D300 cannot be detected in NKremote software, anybody can help or have solutions on this problem?  I thank you in advance. Bob
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Hello everyone, I have not done much macro photography but the little I have done I really enjoy. I use a Nikkor 105mm f/2.8 VR and have noticed on occasion that I would like to get in a bit closer. I wasn't sure what (if any) the disadvantages or compromises would be in using extension tubes and which type and spec tube(s) to get. Any input you could give me would be most appreciated.  Thanks so much for your time and expertise. I shoot with a D3 and D300. best to you, Rick
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Hello folks, I just bought this Nikon F/2 DC, but unable to decide if it has any issues. I am providing a link to the drop box with two images, If some of you could please have a look and let me know what I should be doing next, that will be greatly appriciated. The images are shot with D700, but if you like I can repeat the test with a D300 or I can borrow a friends D610. https://www.dropbox.com/sh/deq3kfs76ze1d5e/AADTrAvfWYZWkmdrbVEenltva?dl=0 Please let me know if you like it to be tested...
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Finally starting to set up my D500 - Wow!  Many more options than my old D300 has!  Question concerning the SD card choice.  The deal I got when I bought my D500 included a 64GBSanDisk Extreme Pro SDXC UHS-1 card, with a speed of up to 95MB's/sec at no extra charge.  I had purchased 2 Lexar 64GB Pro 2933X cards for the XQD slot and the free SD card was going into the SD slot as the overflow card.  However, whenever I put the SD card into that slot, within a few seconds I get a blinking ERR...
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I have been asked to take pictures at an occasion and will be using my flash. I have a Nikon D300 camera and an SB800 flash. I take mostly all nature pictures and seldom use a flash. My question is, I want the pictures to be good and sharp for the people I'm taking pictures for, so does anyone recommend the best settings to take pictures of small groups, say 10-15 ft away and also a large group picture standing 40 ft away. Any help would be appreciated.
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