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    Not the usual portrait, but still a glimpse of skin rendering with Natural light auto WB and center weighted metering with no exposure compensation. Changed from Neutral Picture Control to Portrait in Capture NX-D.



    Nikon Z6, Nikkor Z 24-70mm f/4 S @ 70mm, 1/60, f/4, ISO 100
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    I've switched my camera to AF-C/Dynamic-area/AF-ON/Continuous L (3 frames). However, for this photo I pre-focused on the hand



    Nikon Z6, Nikkor Z 24-70mm f/4 S @ 70mm, 1/500, f/4, ISO 100

    I'm going to need more practice....
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    From the same session, this time focusing on the gull and following it with the camera for a few seconds. d8 set to On. Cropped.



    Nikon Z6, Nikkor Z 24-70mm f/4 S @ 70mm, 1/640, f/4, ISO 100
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    Nikon Z6, Nikkor Z 24-70mm f/4 S
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    I'm up to about 8,000 frames on this thing now for ski season alone. Today was cold, started the day out at -10F and got up to a high of 2F. The camera was out in the elements most of the day, just under 1,000 shots on 1/3rd of a battery.

    The Z6 with the 24-70S is by far the best ski rig I have ever used, even with the occasional expletive flying when fumbling in handling it with ski gloves on.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ai_Print View Post
    I'm up to about 8,000 frames on this thing now for ski season alone. Today was cold, started the day out at -10F and got up to a high of 2F. The camera was out in the elements most of the day, just under 1,000 shots on 1/3rd of a battery.

    The Z6 with the 24-70S is by far the best ski rig I have ever used, even with the occasional expletive flying when fumbling in handling it with ski gloves on.
    Nice!!

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    Batmobile @ Smithsonian's National Museum of American History in Washington DC:



    Nikon Z6, Nikkor Z 24-70mm f/4 S @ 70mm, 1/125, f/4, ISO 1600
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    The full review of the Nikkor Z 24-70mm f/4 S was posted at PhotographyLife: https://photographylife.com/reviews/...z-24-70mm-f4-s.

    The main weakness is the distortion.
    Hopefully the f/2.8 version (which Nikon Rumors says might be announced at CP+, much earlier that previously thought) will be better in every respect, even though bigger, heavier and non-collapsible.

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    Re: Nikon Z6 Photos and Discussions

    The first firmware update for the Z6 is now available at https://downloadcenter.nikonimglib.c...ad/fw/315.html

    The official change list mentions only bug fixes:
    - When On is selected for HDMI > Advanced > N-Log setting in the SETUP MENU, Maximum sensitivity now takes effect during movie recording if:
    -- the camera is in mode P (programmed auto), S (shutter-priority auto), or A (aperture-priority auto), or
    -- the camera is in mode M (manual) and On is selected for ISO sensitivity settings > Auto ISO control (mode M) in the MOVIE SHOOTING MENU.

    - Fixed an issue that resulted in third-party software showing an incorrect value for the Exif 35 mm format equivalent focal length field for photographs taken with a non-CPU lens connected via an FTZ mount adapter with the focal length specified using the Non-CPU lens data item in the SETUP MENU.

    - Fixed an issue that resulted in photographs taken using radio-controlled Advanced Wireless Lighting being overexposed if a face was detected with Auto-area AF selected for AF-area mode.

    - Fixed an issue that resulted in an incorrect aperture being selected in mode P (programmed auto) with a flash mounted on the camera under conditions in which f/32 would normally be selected.

    - Fixed an issue which prevented flash units controlled via radio Advanced Wireless Lighting syncing with shutter speeds of 1/100 s or faster with:
    -- On selected for Flicker reduction shooting in the PHOTO SHOOTING MENU and
    -- Enable selected for Custom Setting d5 (Electronic front-curtain shutter) in the CUSTOM SETTING MENU.

    The Z7 also got a similar firmware update at https://downloadcenter.nikonimglib.c...ad/fw/314.html

    Hat tip to NikonRumors.

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    An example of Closest Subject Priority focus using Wide Area (small).
    The focus frame covered part of the seat (front), part of the upper right front leg (of the chair), and part of the house wall behind (between the right armrest and the seat).
    The camera chose to focus on the closest part (the seat), even though the wall behind has a lighter tone.



    Nikon Z6, Nikkor Z 24-70mm f/4 S @ 62mm, 1/1250, f/5.6, ISO 100
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    Yesterday at the U.S. Botanic Garden in Washington D.C.:



    Nikon Z6, Nikkor Z 24-70mm f/4 S @ 70mm, 1/25, f/5.6, ISO 800, VR On

    Got as close as the AF would let me, and framed the shot on the LCD
    Small crop from left and bottom.
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    Darin, Your pics show just how versatile the Z can be. 1/25th of a second hand held? Nicely done. I recently compared two images I took with both the Z7 and Z6. The images were so close in sharpness that that I was questioning my decision to go with the Z7. There were differences, but only when looking at 100%. I do crop a lot, so that will be of some benefit, but the Z6 is really good as is.
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    Quote Originally Posted by jdphoto View Post
    Darin, Your pics show just how versatile the Z can be. 1/25th of a second hand held? Nicely done. I recently compared two images I took with both the Z7 and Z6. The images were so close in sharpness that that I was questioning my decision to go with the Z7. There were differences, but only when looking at 100%. I do crop a lot, so that will be of some benefit, but the Z6 is really good as is.
    Thank you JD!

    The IBIS in Z6 is very good (I can't say anything about the Z7 only because I have not tried it). I've got sharp photos handheld at 1/8 secs. I found some weird thing going on at around 1/100 secs as I showed previously in this thread, so with the 24-70 f/4 S I turn VR off when above 1/80 secs.

    For higher resolution I have (and will keep) the D810, so I decided to go with the Z6 for the Z mount. With the D810 I only use primes, but with the Z6 I will probably use only zooms (I will go with the 24-70 f/2.8 and 70-200 f/2.8 eventually). The only prime exception will be a macro Z lens if/when Nikon announces one. I don't need 1:1 - 1:2 will be good enough. With the 24-70 f/4 S I am missing some of the closeups I can get with the D810 + 60mm f/2.8 G.

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    Complexity...



    Nikon Z6, Nikkor Z 24-70mm f/4 S @ 64mm, 1/80, f/5.6, ISO 400, VR On
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    Z6 review by Spencer Cox at Photography Life: https://photographylife.com/reviews/nikon-z6

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    Earlier today in Old Town Alexandria, Virginia:



    Nikon Z6, Nikkor Z 24-70mm f/4 S @ 70mm, 1/400, f/5.6, ISO 100
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    Two quick street grabs from Old Town Alexandria, Virginia.
    Natural Light AWB, as shot.



    Nikon Z6, Nikkor Z 24-70mm f/4 S @ 61mm, 1/50, f/5.6, ISO 100




    Nikon Z6, Nikkor Z 24-70mm f/4 S @ 64mm, 1/30, f/5.6, ISO 200
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    DXOMARK posted their analysis of the Z6 sensor: https://www.dxomark.com/nikon-z-6-se...d-performance/
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    Nikon Z6, Nikkor Z 24-70mm f/4 S @ 33mm, 1/20, f/4, ISO 800
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    Does anyone know if the AA filter can be removed on the Z6? Just curious.

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    Quote Originally Posted by JohnBrew View Post
    Does anyone know if the AA filter can be removed on the Z6? Just curious.
    It appears to be possible - the folks at Kolari Vision did a teardown showing the removed AA/IR filter: https://kolarivision.com/nikon-z6-disassembly-teardown/.
    They are now offering IR/full spectrum conversions for the Z6.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Darin Marcus View Post
    DXOMARK posted their analysis of the Z6 sensor: https://www.dxomark.com/nikon-z-6-se...d-performance/
    Reading this review of the Z6-sensor and the one of the Z7 indicates the Z7 to not only have more MP but also slightly better color and dynamic range at the lower ISO setting, while the Z6 shows less noise at higher ISO (what was clear).

    I expected a little less detail due to AA filter, but I assume at least the same DR and color quality as the Z7 sensor at lower ISO.
    What do you think?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Paratom View Post
    I expected a little less detail due to AA filter, but I assume at least the same DR and color quality as the Z7 sensor at lower ISO.
    What do you think?
    It seems that the Z6 has a weaker AA filter than we expected.

    I believe that the DR difference can be explained by the availability of ISO 64 on the Z7. The dynamic range measurements at PhotonsToPhotos (Photographic Dynamic Range versus ISO Setting) show that the Z6 and the Z7 have practically the same value at ISO 100, but then the Z7 has more at the "real" ISO 64.

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    Now since I dived into the Z6 I need to figur out how to post process. I do use LR. Looks like the adobe color, adobe std. and sometimes adobe portrait are a better starting point than the embedded Nikon profile. Any good links/tips how to handle Nikon files in LR?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Paratom View Post
    Now since I dived into the Z6 I need to figur out how to post process. I do use LR. Looks like the adobe color, adobe std. and sometimes adobe portrait are a better starting point than the embedded Nikon profile. Any good links/tips how to handle Nikon files in LR?
    Congrats on your new camera!

    Unfortunately, I am not able to help with the LR processing because I only use Capture NX-D to convert my Z6 NEFs. Hopefully others will share their Z6 - LR experiences...
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    Quote Originally Posted by Paratom View Post
    Now since I dived into the Z6 I need to figur out how to post process. I do use LR. Looks like the adobe color, adobe std. and sometimes adobe portrait are a better starting point than the embedded Nikon profile. Any good links/tips how to handle Nikon files in LR?
    I use the Adobe standard colour profile in LR as it seems to produce the most natural-looking colour.
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    Spring is here...



    Nikon Z6, Nikkor Z 24-70mm f/4 S @ 70mm, 1/640, f/5.6, ISO 100
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    Hey guys,


    Just to say that CAPTURE ONE Pro 12.0.3 does have a new lens profile for Nikon : Nikon NIKKOR Z 24-70mm f/4 S

    Now we have proper Z lens profile on C1 and it change things a lot in the workflow.


    You can consult the release note here : https://www.captureone.com/en/features/release-notes
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    Re: Nikon Z6 Photos and Discussions

    Quote Originally Posted by Hulyss Bowman View Post
    Hey guys,


    Just to say that CAPTURE ONE Pro 12.0.3 does have a new lens profile for Nikon : Nikon NIKKOR Z 24-70mm f/4 S

    Now we have proper Z lens profile on C1 and it change things a lot in the workflow.


    You can consult the release note here : https://www.captureone.com/en/features/release-notes
    https://www.getdpi.com/forum/nikon/6...tml#post785187


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    Nikon Z6, Nikkor Z 24-70mm f/2.8 S @ 34mm, 1/125, f/8, ISO 200

    Replaced my f/4 with the new f/2.8 yesterday. Then the weather changed...

    I can still walk around with this combo in one hand, but it's very close to the limit.
    The Auto Distortion correction can be turned off in Capture NX-D for this lens.
    The hood clicks into place, and a small button must be pressed to unlock it.

    I hope to play with it some more in the next couple of days...
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    Re: Nikon Z6 Photos and Discussions

    It occurs to me that the Z6 hits the sweet spot for all-rounder use!

    This forum deserves a LOT more postings of Z6 images for all to enjoy.

    Along that line of thought, where is the "Fun with Z7 Images" thread? This was started months ago but has fallen into a dearth of activity.

    https://www.getdpi.com/forum/nikon/6...n-nikon-z.html

    Both deserve a dedicated thread and this forum needs that interaction of sharing, so come on Z6 and Z7 enthusiasts! Show us whatcha got!!!!

    Just sayin'....
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    Quote Originally Posted by dave.gt View Post
    It occurs to me that the Z6 hits the sweet spot for all-rounder use!

    This forum deserves a LOT more postings of Z6 images for all to enjoy.

    Along that line of thought, where is the "Fun with Z7 Images" thread? This was started months ago but has fallen into a dearth of activity.

    https://www.getdpi.com/forum/nikon/6...n-nikon-z.html

    Both deserve a dedicated thread and this forum needs that interaction of sharing, so come on Z6 and Z7 enthusiasts! Show us whatcha got!!!!

    Just sayin'....
    Maybe there are not so many users of these cameras out there and active in this forum?

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    Quote Originally Posted by ptomsu View Post
    Maybe there are not so many users of these cameras out there and active in this forum?
    Possibly true... if so, then the more reason to post a lot!

    It only takes a couple of folks to get things rolling especially if enthusiasm is part of each post with helpful tips along the way ... I would certainly post almost daily if i had one. I really would like to see the Nikon forum thrive!

    Spring is a great time to get started!
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    Quote Originally Posted by dave.gt View Post
    Possibly true... if so, then the more reason to post a lot!

    It only takes a couple of folks to get things rolling especially if enthusiasm is part of each post with helpful tips along the way ... I would certainly post almost daily if i had one. I really would like to see the Nikon forum thrive!

    Spring is a great time to get started!
    Believe me - if I had one I would post a lot, but as I am without any FF mirrorless for the moment .....

    Good luck with getting all this a lot more active - would definitely be also a big motivation for me to get into any new FF missorless Nikon in the future
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    Quote Originally Posted by dave.gt View Post
    It occurs to me that the Z6 hits the sweet spot for all-rounder use!

    This forum deserves a LOT more postings of Z6 images for all to enjoy.

    Along that line of thought, where is the "Fun with Z7 Images" thread? This was started months ago but has fallen into a dearth of activity.

    https://www.getdpi.com/forum/nikon/6...n-nikon-z.html

    Both deserve a dedicated thread and this forum needs that interaction of sharing, so come on Z6 and Z7 enthusiasts! Show us whatcha got!!!!

    Just sayin'....
    Perhaps most just post in the "fun with Nikon" thread which seems appropriate too.

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    From the same session as above, at Mason Neck State Park:



    Nikon Z6, Nikkor Z 24-70mm f/2.8 S @ 49mm, 1/400, f/8, ISO 200
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    Nikon Z6, Nikkor Z 24-70mm f/2.8 S @ 70mm, 1/100, f/2.8, ISO 100
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    Revolutionary War Weekend 2019 at Mount Vernon:



    Nikon Z6, Nikkor Z 24-70mm f/2.8 S @ 70mm, 1/160, f/5.6, ISO 100
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    Re: Nikon Z6 Photos and Discussions

    Hello All, how's the WB / skin tones working for you on the Z6 series. I am struggling a bit in getting colours right out of the camera. Do you shoot sRGB or Adobe? I am using PS 6 and find it to work best overall; struggling with P1's C1 (11 release). I never found the cameras I used to be as f'unky' (d700 d810 df) and requiring as much post-processing. I almost want to leave it in daylight mode at all times.

    I also find the jpgs to be heavily processed and soft in appearance, just avoid using them altogether. Similarly, raw files require noise settings to be toned down a lot and more sharpening applied to get crispiness out of those files. Once done, they have very analogue looking highlight transitions (similar to chrome's) but definitely require a serious tweak.

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    Quote Originally Posted by robdeszan View Post
    Hello All, how's the WB / skin tones working for you on the Z6 series. I am struggling a bit in getting colours right out of the camera. Do you shoot sRGB or Adobe? I am using PS 6 and find it to work best overall; struggling with P1's C1 (11 release). I never found the cameras I used to be as f'unky' (d700 d810 df) and requiring as much post-processing. I almost want to leave it in daylight mode at all times.

    I also find the jpgs to be heavily processed and soft in appearance, just avoid using them altogether. Similarly, raw files require noise settings to be toned down a lot and more sharpening applied to get crispiness out of those files. Once done, they have very analogue looking highlight transitions (similar to chrome's) but definitely require a serious tweak.
    We've touched a bit on the topic of portraits earlier in this thread.

    I don't photograph people that much, and when I do it is mostly outdoors, in good light. I found that the Natural Light AWB coupled with the Portrait Picture Control take me almost where I want to be in terms of skin tones for the kind of portraits I take. Here is an example with the Z6: https://www.getdpi.com/forum/nikon/6...tml#post787248. And here is an example with the D810, for which I had to do a bit more PP, mostly because the D810 lacks the Natural Light AWB: https://www.getdpi.com/forum/artful-...tml#post787158. I am not sure how relevant are these examples to the kind of portraits you photograph, though....

    I shoot exclusively NEFs, and convert them using Capture NX-D, with finishing touches (if needed) and resizing in Lightroom 6. I use Natural Light AWB outdoors, and Auto WB A0 indoors with artificial light. With artificial light I almost always have to adjust the WB in PP, but not any more than with my other Nikons. Natural Light AWB + Neutral Picture Control give me pretty accurate colors outdoors.

    I turn off noise reduction for outdoor shooting and use it minimally indoors. Again, as expected for a 24MP sensor (in between the D810 and the Df). The sharpness seems fine as well - are you experiencing shutter shock perhaps?

    Can you post an example that bothers you, together with the camera settings (aperture, shutter speed, ISO, VR on/off, EFCS on/off, etc.)?

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    Thanks Marcus,

    Yes I remember seeing the comments about VR affecting sharpness at faster shutter speeds. I do tend to turn it off unless I shoot in low light (it does make a difference in sharpness; it degrades if it is constantly on); similarly, the electronic shutter generally remains on, unless I am shooting in bright sun. I might experiment with setting the minimum shutter speed to "faster" as the camera appears to go for the focal length equivalent (50mm = 1/50s - ish) I generally found that doubling the time yields better results with the d810, not so much with Df. I guess I could go mid way.

    I will try the A natural setting, thanks; so far I've been shooting predominantly using A1 keep overall atmosphere as I found the out of the box rendering slightly cold. Playing with the settings I noticed a plethora of contrast/brightness/sharpening etc. setting tweaks in each profile. Do these apply to Jpgs only or carry over to RAW rendering as well?

    I almost find the Z6 files to be very similar in character to a scanned chrome, where you need to apply sharpening anyway. I used to use a Flextight film scanner extensively and their sharpness setting was ridiculously high and the actual 0 setting was at -120 so not a sharpness freak by any means. It definitely helped realising the files Z6 allow for a lot of processing sharpness-wise without losing that (like I said before) analogue character about them (light / dark transitions).

    Phaseone's C1 (v11) does not give me alternative default WB settings but it does not include Nikon Z6 in the camera list either, perhaps that's the reason so I am stuck with PS 6 even though the workflow is better with C1.

    Quote Originally Posted by Darin Marcus View Post
    We've touched a bit on the topic of portraits earlier in this thread.

    I don't photograph people that much, and when I do it is mostly outdoors, in good light. I found that the Natural Light AWB coupled with the Portrait Picture Control take me almost where I want to be in terms of skin tones for the kind of portraits I take. Here is an example with the Z6: https://www.getdpi.com/forum/nikon/6...tml#post787248. And here is an example with the D810, for which I had to do a bit more PP, mostly because the D810 lacks the Natural Light AWB: https://www.getdpi.com/forum/artful-...tml#post787158. I am not sure how relevant are these examples to the kind of portraits you photograph, though....

    I shoot exclusively NEFs, and convert them using Capture NX-D, with finishing touches (if needed) and resizing in Lightroom 6. I use Natural Light AWB outdoors, and Auto WB A0 indoors with artificial light. With artificial light I almost always have to adjust the WB in PP, but not any more than with my other Nikons. Natural Light AWB + Neutral Picture Control give me pretty accurate colors outdoors.

    I turn off noise reduction for outdoor shooting and use it minimally indoors. Again, as expected for a 24MP sensor (in between the D810 and the Df). The sharpness seems fine as well - are you experiencing shutter shock perhaps?

    Can you post an example that bothers you, together with the camera settings (aperture, shutter speed, ISO, VR on/off, EFCS on/off, etc.)?
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    Quote Originally Posted by robdeszan View Post
    Thanks Marcus,

    I will try the A natural setting, thanks; so far I've been shooting predominantly using A1 keep overall atmosphere as I found the out of the box rendering slightly cold. Playing with the settings I noticed a plethora of contrast/brightness/sharpening etc. setting tweaks in each profile. Do these apply to Jpgs only or carry over to RAW rendering as well?
    Both A0 and the Natural Light AWB are a bit colder than the usual Nikon AWB (up to D810 in my case). I got used to them since I started shooting with the Z6, and actually now prefer the Natural Light AWB rendering for outdoor photos.

    Yeah, each Picture Control can be customized in terms of sharpness/contrast/brightness/saturation, etc. I dialed +1 on saturation for the Neutral Picture Control I am using. These apply to jpegs, as well as to the initial rendering of the NEFs processed in Capture NX-D and View NX-i. In Capture NX-D for example, you can change them while processing your NEFs just as you would change them in the camera. I don't know about other NEF processing software.
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    Nikon Z6, Nikkor Z 24-70mm f/2.8 S @ 70mm, 1/125, f/5.6, ISO 100
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    Nikon Z6, Nikkor Z 24-70mm f/4 S @ 35mm, 1/100, f/4, ISO 400
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    Thom Hogan's Z6 review is now available: https://www.sansmirror.com/cameras/c...ra-review.html

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    In my explorations for a Ď want Ď camera, as a gift to myself...I have been handling and reading about basically 2 systems.

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    I came across this video. I am not an expert on video; however, I was taken aback by some of what he says.

    Is he correct, partially correct, totally off base?

    I donít know. But I would be disappointed ( very ) if what he mentions is fairly
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    Quote Originally Posted by rayyan View Post
    In my explorations for a Ď want Ď camera, as a gift to myself...I have been handling and reading about basically 2 systems.

    Nikon Z
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    I came across this video. I am not an expert on video; however, I was taken aback by some of what he says.

    Is he correct, partially correct, totally off base?

    I donít know. But I would be disappointed ( very ) if what he mentions is fairly
    accurate.

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    Jorgen, videos such as these confuse me beyond description

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    Jorgen, videos such as these confuse me beyond description
    There's only one thing to learn, Rayyan: Stick with what you have. Buy a new lens if you must.

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    There's only one thing to learn, Rayyan: Stick with what you have. Buy a new lens if you must.
    Agree, and if you really "want" a FF mirrorless go to a shop, handle them all. Maybe rent the ones you like best for a week or so and then determine which one you want. All the opinions you get here about one being better vs. another are personal bias. Nothing wrong with that but it might not align with your preference. In the end most of these cameras are clones with a different cloak, just pick the cloak you like best.
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