Nikon back in the picture
Last week we were lucky enough to test out Nikon’s latest super snapper in one of the most aesthetically appealing environments around, channelling our inner David Bailey at 400 metres over Dubai’s skyline in a seaplane. While we hope our pictures testify to the strength of the D810 when utilised by even the most cack-handed of users, you don’t need to take to the heavens to appreciate the quality of the D810, with its 36.3 megapixel, zoom lens and full HD video.
It’s also far from the heaviest camera of its type, welcome news for you adventurous types who habitually scour the great outdoors for Facebook album shots on your travels.
While the relentless technological march of the smartphone can often render the need for an ‘extra’ camera unnecessary, there will always be occasions where an iPhone shot and even the fanciest Instagram filter simply won’t cut it. And for those times, Nikon’s D810 should certainly be in your frame