Nikon D50 Memory....

Discussion in 'Nikon' started by DB, Oct 25, 2007.

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    Rob Morley Guest

    2MB wouldn't store a single raw image - are you sure you (and he) didn't
    mean 2GB?
    Rob Morley, Oct 26, 2007
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    Chris Guest

    I'm sure he meant 2 GB - I was quoting from the original message, indicated
    by the double quotes :)
    Chris, Oct 26, 2007
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    ray Guest

    There is much to be said for trying to help folks rather than being
    totally anal about trivialities.
    ray, Oct 26, 2007
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    Chris Guest

    You are right ray, though you seem to be the one that initiated this "side"
    thread with...

    In any case, I agree with you. Enough trivialities. Last post on this...
    Chris, Oct 26, 2007
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    DB Guest


    Sermon closed....


    Dave :)
    DB, Oct 28, 2007
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    ray Guest

    Personally, I have nothing for or against nikon. I have a minolta film slr
    and am thus attracted to the sony alpha. I have had good experiences with
    Kodak - currently using a Kodak P850 because it fits my needs better than
    a dslr. I do not even consider canon - because of their total lack for all
    things Linux - when they support Linux, I will consider canon - but not
    until. I also eschew fuji because of their past business practices. Hate
    has nothing to do with it.
    ray, Oct 28, 2007
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    DB Guest

    Maybes Hate was a bad choice of words........but the eternal argueing looks
    like its here for good.!

    Dave :)
    DB, Oct 28, 2007
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    Chris Hills Guest

    Irrelevant. The best camera is the one in your hand that you can operate
    when an opportunity for a photo presents itself

    Some of my best photos were taken with a Kodak Instamatic with 126 film.
    For health and safety reasons no one will ever be able to get where I
    did to take those photos 20 years ago. I was lucky when I took them at
    the time (young and stupid :)

    The "best camera" a friend of mine has is a Zenith. It lets him take
    photos where a Canon of Nikon would get you arrested in some parts of
    the world. BTW He also has an awesome array of Nikon kit too. .

    I recently saw a letter in a magazine from someone saying he "needed" to
    upgrade from his Nikon D70s as it was not good enough to enter
    competitions with. Well I have just won a national completion using a

    Blaming the tools always was the sign of a poor workman. Quoting pure
    numbers like pixels is pointless. For most things 6Mp is plenty .
    Actually another friend of mine say he can see no point in upgrading
    past about 10-12MP. (His other camera is a surveillance satellite :)
    Chris Hills, Oct 28, 2007
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    Not4wood Guest

    Truly funny there Chris.

    There has always been I would say anger instead of hate for those who chose
    another name brand then the one they own. Canon vs Minolta and so on.

    Like everything else, they are all tools and its to each his own. What
    works for one might not work for another.
    But to get angry over it makes no sense. We are here because we all have
    something in common and thats Photography. No matter what the tools are,
    its the results that count. There was also slightly less anger when it came
    to Darkroom equipment way back when and one preferred one name brand over
    another but nobody got bent out of shape over it like these people do now
    over DSLR vs P&S, or in those days it was SLR vs Range Finder. The argument
    never stops. LOL

    Not4wood, Oct 28, 2007
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    The One Guest

    (His other camera is a surveillance satellite :)

    Boasting big headed idiot. And probably a liar too.
    The One, Oct 29, 2007
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    Chris Hills Guest

    Wrong on both counts.

    His profession is digital imaging in the defence sector.
    He is not a photographer and uses a 35mm for fun.
    Chris Hills, Oct 29, 2007
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    DB Guest

    Duhr.........what a thickie I am.......Yes, 2 Gig was what I really

    DB :)
    DB, Oct 30, 2007
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    The One Guest

    Is there a parrot in here....
    The One, Oct 30, 2007
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