Nikon USA announces the long-rumored D2H digital SLR|
(Tuesday, July 22, 2003 - 01:00 EDT)
01:00ET - Nikon last announced a professional-level digital SLR camera in February 2001; today that changes with the introduction of a new model aimed squarely at matching or beating Canon's EOS-1D.
Canon announced the EOS-1D on September 25th 2001, a little over six months after Nikon's D1X and D1H cameras were unveiled. The '1D raised the bar - with an effective resolution of 4.15 megapixels, a burst-rate of 8 frames per second up to 21 JPEG or 16 RAW frames, 45-point TTL-AREA-SIR focusing and a body with weather seals to keep out dust and moisture, Nikon's closest model was noticeably lagging... (More)