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Best Nikon DF Review! By Fstoppers.
« on: January 24, 2014, 03:15:54 PM »

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Best Nikon DF Review! By Fstoppers.
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« Reply #1 on: January 24, 2014, 03:39:19 PM »
Fake aperture ring?  It think that says it all...
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« Reply #2 on: January 24, 2014, 04:25:35 PM »
Absolutely fantastic video. I give it an 11 out of 10, and bookmarked the website.

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« Reply #3 on: January 24, 2014, 07:30:55 PM »
Around the world turning left :)

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« Reply #4 on: January 24, 2014, 08:04:39 PM »
made my day, thanks for sharing

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« Reply #5 on: January 24, 2014, 10:23:55 PM »
That's hilarious!!!  ;D
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« Reply #6 on: January 24, 2014, 11:17:57 PM »
Fake aperture ring?  It think that says it all...

When is Canon going to do something innovative like retro fake aperture rings?  ;D

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« Reply #7 on: January 25, 2014, 12:11:41 AM »
Hahahha

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« Reply #8 on: January 25, 2014, 02:04:29 AM »
Soo good!

The trendy hipster clothing; the moped with its constant signal on; the vegan meal; and the interviews! Oh man, can't stop laughing

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Re: Best Nikon DF Review! By Fstoppers.
« Reply #9 on: January 25, 2014, 02:50:20 AM »
Fake aperture ring WTF.....

At least now I know I have been dressing all wrong, when I return to the real world, this will be my "go to" video or is that "Vine", to know how to dress and be taken seriously as a photographer....

Bugger the equipment, it's about the clothes and being hip.....

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« Reply #10 on: January 25, 2014, 03:15:13 AM »
Thanks so much for posting this!

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« Reply #11 on: January 25, 2014, 04:02:38 AM »
It was quite funny!

But I have to say, I'm surprised that so many people ACTUALLY liked it. It's probably true that a cheaper, D3300-like version would find a good market.

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« Reply #12 on: January 25, 2014, 04:24:40 AM »
LOL.  The word that comes to mind for the Df is pretentious!

Thanks for sharing!
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« Reply #13 on: January 25, 2014, 05:50:38 AM »
If you want a good laugh.
Indeed, thank you for sharing,
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« Reply #14 on: January 25, 2014, 06:15:15 AM »
It was quite funny!

But I have to say, I'm surprised that so many people ACTUALLY liked it. It's probably true that a cheaper, D3300-like version would find a good market.

And therein lies the problem for the Df.  How many of those that were questioned knew anything about photography?  It was all about the look.  Even If a few were to dip their toe in the water, it's unlikely they would outlay so much on their first dslr.  Would and experienced photog put up with its dumb funtionality (Df)?  Having controls showing one value on the analogue dial but a different value on the digital is just stupid.  I looked at one the other day and just thought 'what's the point?'.  Once you get past the looks it just doesn't make sense.

However, I agree with you that a cheaper entry level version with smarter functionality would find a good market.
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« Reply #14 on: January 25, 2014, 06:15:15 AM »