These are just shots. But we have yet to enjoy a free rev of the D4S. More detail can be seen in ISO25600 from the D4s pic. If yes, the D800/E is probably a better bet. The reason for the large body is not because of needed space for the circuitry. Nikon D4S vs D850. Amazon Marketplace occasion. enlarge.. NEW: Nikon D4s.January 2014; makes this old D4 obsolete, so get the Canon 1DX instead; it's a much better camera and the D4S isn't shipping yet.. Il améliore considérablement le rendu dimage et la sensibilité et permet lobtention de cadences de prise de vue supérieures lors de la réalisation de vidéos. There are some advantages to RAW e.g. The most challenging photography I do is of deer, at dusk, at long range, and every little improvement in ISO performance makes a huge difference to me. They're only decent, when compared to well done Olympus, Panasonic, Fuji, Schneider and Samsung lenses. How many are dissatisfied with the quality of the photos they have taken. We've added our studio test scene and video stills widget to our Sony a7S III initial review. review: Nikon D4S auto-focus / AF performance. Soon 12,500 ISO will be good enough for routine professional prints (canvas). The D4s now includes a focus point mode in which the AF point will switch to the nearest comparable position, as you rotate the camera - jumping to the top left position in portrait orientation if you'd selected the top left point while the camera is in the landscape orientation, for instance. Nikon D4S Review - The Nikon D4S sits at the top of Nikon's DSLR tree, aiming to offer everything that the professional photographer could need and more. i-TTL flash control using the 91,000 pixel RGB sensor with the SB-910, SB-900, SB-800, SB-700, SB-600 and SB-400. Sentons is pushing this technology further with CameraBar, tech it anticipates will be utilized in smartphones next year. should still be representative of the global tone curve applied in those modes, despite the fact that they are applied in a content-aware manner. In the getting ever shorter term NONE of this matters as smart phones continue to kill off camera sales…. Does Life sound familiar? New and improved: Nikon D4s First Impressions Review posted. The A7S will come out on top of every high ISO and dynamic range chart. Apr 28, 2014. Optional EH-6b AC adapter and EP-6 connector. And the Canon 6D isn't for sports exactly. So you could still shoot JPEG on the D4S and retain most of the data available on the low end of the RAW in the JPEG (just make sure, though, that you're not unnecessarily underexposing the image below whatever is needed to avoid clipping highlights). enlarge. It's about the processing of the RAW data before it's written as a JPEG file Arguably, it's even more about this processing step than the actual hardware - which is why, in JPEG, the Canon 5D Mark III appears to have roughly the same DR as the Nikon D800 (which is absolutely untrue in RAW). Pulling detail out of shadows and bright skies. I love the look of DR400% on the Fuji cameras. i'm just confused as to what the staff here does. Although it doesn't detail or quantify the changes, Nikon promises that the autofocus algorithms have been tweaked and improved - which could prove to be the most significant change. Go tell this to mr. The Nikon D4s runs on a brand new EN-EL18a battery which is more powerful than the battery pack used to power the D4. This really seems like the kind of thing that processing should be able to handle. I don't need a D4s but I think the technology involved in creating it is fascinating. Flagship Nikon D4S DSLR may just be the best to date. C’est ce que nous avons voulu vérifier en conditions réelles. Sure you can tweak and tweak RAW as much you like, but if you are not knowing when to shoot RAW and when not, you are wasting your time and quality. The D800 is not a serious high ISO camera. Have you looked hight ISO raws from the D4 and then compared them to high ISO raws from the D4s? So, again, our tone curve/DR test only shows you the real-world DR mapped to usable tones in the JPEG file. You can still read 'Yellow' from the colour wheel. YOU get what happens after ASIC after data is written to storage. Having the D800 as my everyday camera, I can say that most of what the D4s does well the D800 also does fairly well. We've combed through the options and selected our two favorite cameras in this class. In any case, to little to upgrade for from D3s. Latest reviews. Their tests are performed at the sensor level, before ASIC processing, which means at a level YOU do not have access to and cannot get out of the camera. In use, the Nikon D4s proved to be a great tool, just like its very similar predecessor. Lenses faster than f/2.2 won't appear any brighter, and you won't completely see the effects of depth-of-field for apertures larger than f/2.2. Nikon D4S: a hands-on review with comparisons to the D4 by Tom Grill (Web | Blog). quite true. Exactly. Whether Olympus takes this anywhere is another question but the following DPR article from March 2014 indicates they're pursuing "selective exposure". ". Im counting down the days when I can get my D4s!!! There's been no improvement in whatever limited the D4 to 20 minutes of video recording: the D4s hits a similar limit, with high bitrate 60p restricting the camera to just 10 minutes of footage capture. The D600, D800 and D4 are the same camera inside! On other Nikons except for the D7000, I have to spend at least five clicks to do this. They supply the lenses use in Kodak cameras. They are testing the JPEG Software on the Firmware of the Camera. DxO does not attempt to rank cameras based on the performance derived from one (or three) measured properties, the only rank sensors (if we include A/D converters and things like power supply). The 91k pixel RGB metering system is basically the same as the D4. The D4s won't take pictures any different than a D7000, which has the same resolution; the D4s just does it faster. Also, an 8-bit JPEG has lower processing latitude due to limited availability of tones - especially down in the dark regions. How many believe Nikon D5 or D5S will improve their photos? Considering the price of the Olympus OM-D E-M1 it really kicks butt in the dynamic range. I now take photos for my enjoyment, not for publication nor for money. It overexposed by 2 stops based on the thing you put the spot meter on or underexposed by 2 2/3 stops for the shadow compensation. All sorts of people have started to use ISO 6400 and above as the tech has improved over the last 10 years. Is it worth it? Firmware version 1.20 replaces versions 1.00 and 1.10, and appears to fix quite a range of glitches as well as adding functionality to the camera's operation. In addition to those features, there are numerous small changes that have been made, with the Expeed 4 processor having a lot to do with it. Won the lottery and want possibly the best DSLR in the business? Taking Nikon's flagship, professional-level DSLR model to the next level, the newly-anno… You need 7 RAW frames bracketing an HDR to have better photosthan JPEG? Some people are quite active on forums. But that's practically impossible - you'd have a heck of a time shielding the chart from ambient light in the scene. Nikon and the other FF makers have hit a brick wall. geez... Was there a full review of the D4, or the Canon 1DX? If there's a specific, egregious, misleading result from DxO you'd like to point out to me, I'd be happy to investigate. I am familiar with wedding photogs and fashion guys they seem to use only RAW. This said, the D4s is quieter than the D3. It's a niche (and pricey) product to be sure, but so far we find it to be well-designed and capable of outstanding results. The difference *can* be large in the capability to "get" the shot. Dxo is using the same raw files as you and me.