D7000 before you buy it, try it in your hand

Discussion in 'Digital Photography' started by RichA, Dec 5, 2010.

  1. RichA

    RichA Guest

    Maybe it's completely personal, but the grip it has just does not feel
    good. The D90 grip though somewhat cramped compared to more expensive
    Nikons was ok, the D300/s grip is very good, but Nikon made the grip
    edge too sharp and too small on the D7000. I know size reduction is
    all the rage today, but this should not detract from comfort if at all
    possible. The camera really isn't that small to begin with so I
    figured the grip could be made a little more friendly. Another
    example of this is the Sony. The NEX 3 actually feels better than the
    NEX 5 even though it is a cheaper model because the grip is more
    rounded, less severe. The NEX 5 however is an exercise in very small
    camera to sensor ratios.
     
    RichA, Dec 5, 2010
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    Bruce Guest


    After a couple of hours' shooting, you will get used to it.
     
    Bruce, Dec 5, 2010
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    peter Guest


    I think you need to get a grip on reality.
     
    peter, Dec 7, 2010
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