Earlier this week we published our samples from the new Sigma 65mm F2 DG DN when mounted on a Sony body. I'm using my FTZ for Sigma 14/1.8, and the PF glass. 1 month ago* permalink. Check Nikon Camera Deals: Z7 II, Z6 II, Z7, Z6, Z5, Z50, D850, D810, D780, D750, D500, D7500, D5600, D3500; Save up to $1,000 Off on Nikon F-mount & Z-mount Lenses â at B&H Photo Video & Adorama & Amazon; Up to $1,300 Off on Nikon Z7 Full Frame Mirrorless Camera Deals at B&H Photo/Adorama/Amazon 3. The only difference is on the right side â since the Z5 has dual SD card slots, its memory card door is a bit taller in comparison. The D750, Z5, D780 and Z6 do not all share the same or similar sensors. Great price on a good camera.The camera crash has had the benefit of driving prices down. It was US $999 which was a great value. Don't newcomers to ilc photography want to be able to take great video? Much like with Canon's RF, it's pretty first party. Just checked 'on-line', and the body only will be available at €1500. Europe had 771 deaths yesterday, the U.S. 920. A7R II Review - Focus "Cons" (see previous comment for the "Pros"). You can pick up a 50 mm F1 .4 D class lens for next to nothing, and you have a great lens to film with in low light, and with beautiful, shallow depth of field. I had the 300D, 400D, 550D, 1000D into my hands from friends, and always thought heck - seriously, it doesn't suit me, i can't work with this, vs. a 2-digit D Series back into it's heyday. While our full Nikon Z5 review is underway, you can now see how the camera stacks up against its peers in our studio test scene, as well as some Raw conversions. It is absolutely no problem to make tiny, lightweight glass for that mount.But that wasn't and isn't Nikons strategy, in a declining market where many fight the battle who dies first Nikon decided to focus on the high end market where they have less competition, bigger margins, better brand image.When the Z6 and Z7 came out they were the best mirrorless still cameras on the market and arguably still are, and to deliver the demand for high end glass, to build a reputation of being the best, well for that Nikon designed big, expensive lenses and they do sell. Have to agree. In the Nikon D780, you have a machine of great, varied creativity. card slot. High ISO Test Between Canon 90D vs Nikon D750 . The Z5 likely will have mild high ISO improvements (not on par with the Z6 or D780, but somewhere between them and the D750). I hope that DPR does some investigating. There is nothing repeat nothing the Z5 can do that the A7RII cannot. S series lenses are very high grade, comparable to Zeiss/Leica. Interestingly, at ISO 12800 a bee was introduced! Quite well, in fact. Depending on which system you're in and what your needs are, they might just be the compact, well-priced and impressively sharp little primes you've been looking for. I can control the image without removing my eye, changing ISO, aperture and shutter speed as well as adjusting exposure compensation. With an ovf the image would be clean,but then again it would be to dark to be able to discern anything. So not sure why you are the only one saying it’s not selling well. View our sample gallery to see how a bit of shift can change a photo or introduce creative effects. The Z6 and D780 share a more advanced 24MP BSI sensor. å½ç¶ãªããz5ãããé«æ©è½ã»é«æ§è½ãå½ç¶ããã¯ãå¤æ®µã«åæ ããã¦ããã®ã§äºç®ã¨è¦ç¸è«ãæ¢åã®fãã¦ã³ãã¦ã¼ã¶ã¼ãªãd780ãããã©ã¼ã¬ã¹ã«ä¹ãæããæ¤è¨ãã¦ããã®ã§ããã°ãz 5ãz 6ãè¦æ¤è¨ã Otherwise I probably would have been very satisfied with a Z5 as a mainly stills photographer. Also, it is not "the best value stills-oriented full-framer" camera out there, that honor currently belongs to the 42 megapixel BSI-sensor Sony A7R II, currently on sale for $1,298 (price range in 2020 has been from $1,298 to $1,798). vs. Nikon D5. Price is important different between good entry-level camera and good camera. The Nikon Z5 is arguably the best bang-for-your-buck stills-oriented camera on the market, which is why it's earns our gold award. I just didn't think Nikon would cut back on the lower priced camera's video. Update, i forgot, the intial 300D got a 2nd Display, not on top, but backside, but it was very plasticky. I have not made this ISO testing too exhaustive; there are so many reviews that will go into finer detail. Senior Editor Barney Britton's Gear of the Year part two details how he ended up with a Reflex-Nikkor 1000mm F11, and despite its quirks, why it was ideal for a creative project in the COVID-era. All content, design, and layout are Copyright © 1998 - 2020 Digital Photography Review All Rights Reserved. The serial number on the box â¦ Both cameras share a very similar button layout though the D780 gains a dedicated AF-On and ISO buttons (customizable options on the D750). The D750 has one of the best DSLR body design. I haven't tested it myself, yes, because, well, I'm not very interested in that particular experience. Add at least two items to compare. What part of "entry level" went over your head? Having different bodies is useful to justify a wider price range. Just wait for the October announcement for the new Z6s/7s. @Mr Bolton There does seem to be some kind of mob at work here who are deliberately misunderstanding very clear text. I wonder how it compares to the X-T4. Under normal logic Nikon would sell these by the droves. Well if you aren't shooting video, then the Z5 would be the better option. In fact I saw 'better', was more creative and thoughtful and learnt far more with entry level kit...and anyway, NOTHING about this cam is entry level if you were started with film in a manual rangefinder. An 'entry level' FF with dual card slots at that price? The Z5 should take less of a hit in low light from slow lenses than teh D750 does, but they both have the same -3EV rating for low-light AF work. If you don’t need AF the a7rII is a great option, no doubt. I'm watching this on a 32" 4K monitor, I put my glasses on and zoomed in. > If you don’t need AF the a7rII is a great option. So if you compare the weight/bulk/cost of the 3 systems for an uncompromised set of lenses mixing primes and zooms, the Nikon comes out as the clearly better option. I've done so. (Part 1) I just returned mine. Vaporware no more: the much-speculated-about Zeiss ZX1 has arrived. Video is certainly an important element in mirrorless cameras. Fortunately there are systems that provides multitude of native lenses. Shame to Canon and Sony with their lame budget-friendly FF offerings. This is a small criticism for what is a great feature and can be used adventurously and creatively in wildlife photography to activate filming modes and to noiselessly operate the camera remotely. Letâs compare the Nikon D780 vs. Nikon Z6 full frame cameras. The shutter of the A7R II is also good for 500.000 actuations. My French friends would be rioting in the street if they had to pay 70 Euros the head for any medical procedure! Aiming to save photographers carrying a cable and a charger for every battery they use, this device handles up to four batteries at the same time and can charge at home, in the car and via a USB power bank. The D750, Z5, D780 and Z6 do not all share the same or similar sensors. D780 vs D750+a6000. What overheating thing? I would far more trust Nikon's stabilization, build quality, menu system and ergos. Nikon always includes these in lower bodies. The Z6 and D780 share a more advanced 24MP BSI sensor. It's built around a stabilized non-BSI 24MP CMOS sensor, which is likely more closely related to the generation of chip found in Nikon's D750 DSLR, rather than the newer BSI sensor in the Z6. Browse » Nikon Z5 vs. Nikon D780 CIPA's latest report for global camera shipments shows the camera industry is gaining pace once again in a year marred by the COVID-19 pandemic atop a market already in decline. Enter the Ulanzi ST-09, an adjustable mount that allows you to turn an Apple Watch into a live viewfinder on the rear of your iPhone. Nikon has announced the new Nikon D780 ($2,296.95 â at B&H Photo Video/Adorama/Amazon), an update to the D750, the D780 offers 4K video from the 24mp full-frame sensor, plus other improvements.Our comparison table below â¦ But the compromises have been much, back into it's heyday. The 50mm 1.8s I picked up is as advertised and worth every penny, but the price/size of the remaining lenses leaves me on the fence of whether to keep the Z5. @stonejack Yes absolutely true. They'll get there on the cheaper lenses. Compelling camera. I don't think we will see many nationwide lockdowns, it would cause way too much pressure on the economy. While there is no size advantage over conventional DSLR lens size wise, you so get high quality EVFs and a larger AF point coverage area. https://fujilove.com/zooms-vs-primes-productivity-vs-style/. PS: in Europe the price is too high for all cameras.The RP is not cheap either - 1300E vs Z5 1600E. Besides the 3 best pro f2.8 zooms are the Nikon S ones- The R5 and R6 are the first two truly appealing Canon cameras in more than 10 years, but they are way over priced and not selling well. I don't want APS-C and don't want fake medium format either. Now this is the '2020 "EOS 6D"! Anyone who caries around a camera and doesn't want to carry a flash gun just to get some occasional fill flash. Chris and Jordan take a look at the new Sigma 35mm F2 and 65mm F2. I guess it's true what they say...you get what you paid for. With Fuji there's no way to bring that information back as it's rounded out when the image is saved. MSullivan & bernardlang: You folks seem to have forgotten that at the end of the day the most important thing is image quality. $89 for Photoshop Elements 2021 & Premiere Elements 2021! I don't see the Z5 as the best value. Watch the video above to find out the the key differences between Nikon D780 and Nikon Z6, and why you may want one over the other.. Nikon D780 Body: $2,296.95 at Amazon, B&H, Adorama. Z5 â¦ * Camera focuses stopped down in AF-C, often crippling AF at small apertures or in low light. Z6 is slightly better in low light, but only by maybe 1/2 or 1/3 stop. The Z5 will have 1.7x more FL than the equivalent lens on the A7R II. Problem is Nikon is muddling the presentation to customers and have been for a couple of years transitioning to mirrorless. Guys, on page 2 (What's new and how it compares) you should correct the A7III Flash X sync speed speed from 1/200 sec to 1/250 sec. (Rolls eyes). And it is far, far cheaper than the D780. Not sure about the Z5, I think it’s 200.000. I feel some cognitive dissonance when I see a Gold Award camera receiving 89 points. Folks often talk about how camera companies cut features from a model to make a less expensive one. I'm glad you're admitting that you're a troll. Sales & Expert advice 800.606.6969 or 212.444.6615. I shoot video only occasionally and am not interested in 4k. They acknowledged their mistake themselves. I'll take your opinion to the bank. Not even the R had two SD or a CFE/XQD (~same reliability) and cost more than Z6!I want it to be bashed as badly as the Z6/Z7 :). I just double-checked both the Firmware 3.0 video and the comparison video (updated May 2020) between Z6, EOS R and A7III. An 89 is a B plus. There was a time where a top Canon DSLR would always rank in the top 5. But the RP is not a competitor that happens to be 400-500 bucks less. I said months ago that as long it shoots HD video competitive with costlier cameras it'd meet my needs. Any photographer who has to build a larger lens kit on a tighter budget is much better served by Nikon. Yet, 24 megapixels is perfectly adequate for most purposes and now seems to be standard for a DSLR sensor size. @ UncoyDP - the question was if you preferred adapted lenses and adaptors for your F-mount DSLR? Have you seen the D750 sensor measurements? I understand that the awards are granted with different criteria. I know, there was even the 300D Firmware Hack from Features of the 10D, but back then, i still prefered my 10D, which i still own today, 17 years later. They're just a way of Nikon saying "We made a ton of F-mount lenses; they're great, they're out there, and you can use them on a Zx without trouble.". I wouldn’t count Canon out yet. The f1.8 range isn’t super compact but they are light and overall still the most compact to reach that level of quality since you typically need to use f1.4 or f1.2 lenses in Sony/Canon line up if you need the best possible quality. Reasons to choose Nikon Z5 over Nikon D750. I don't do video, so a more affordable FF camera that has less investment in that tech is more appealing to me. Is Photography Allowed During the UK Lockdown? Z5 inherited a version of that sensor I thought. See "https://www.dpreview.com/reviews/sony-alpha-7r-ii/11" for more details. Yea, if I do stay with the Z system I'll probably do that. > This insanity has to stop. Not even close. The Z50 is great to hold and use. Nikon D780 vs Nikon D750: how they compare Nikon Z5 review Nikon Z5 vs Nikon Z6. All the buttons seem in the right place. I know this sounds harsh but it is true of my experience with the camera. So pour a tall cold one and get ready to treat yourself, 2020 style. @Mr Bolton Life is certainly better in Europe, I agree. It's an inferior camera that's 400-500 less. Nikon had some the best dynamic range. å½ç¶ãªããz5ãããé«æ©è½ã»é«æ§è½ãå½ç¶ããã¯ãå¤æ®µã«åæ ããã¦ããã®ã§äºç®ã¨è¦ç¸è«ãæ¢åã®fãã¦ã³ãã¦ã¼ã¶ã¼ãªãd780ãããã©ã¼ã¬ã¹ã«ä¹ãæããæ¤è¨ãã¦ããã®ã§ããã°ãz 5ãz 6ãè¦æ¤è¨ã Especially the record button, which in camera mode I double up as the ISO button. Blech. While the face/eye detect did work pretty good it was still slow to acquire a lock after pressing the shutter button. Sensor: Despite being an older sensor the performance difference is fairly small. Oh, and it's a lot of fun too. Both have hybrid AF systems and the A7R II actually has more points than the Z5. If you want a more subtle color, it's right there in the Q menu. If you are not in the habit of photographing cheetahs chasing at full speed, 7 frames a second may be enough. If only Ttamron was making these great Di3 lenses for Nikon... huh? Not so in the US, @Joachim Wulfers Depends where you live, combined sales tax can be up to 10% which is even more than here.. (CH), I dunno about these reviews it's not that good, The camera seems as good as they say (if not better). And for the record, I've only posted a little over 300 comments in an entire year, since I do have a life outside this little world... > Most can't tell the difference between 42MP and 24 MP...if you're legally blind! The Z5 likely will have mild high ISO improvements (not on par with the Z6 or D780, but somewhere between them and the D750). So, if you are a wedding and event shooter I highly recommend you go with Nikon Z5 camera. We are in a 2nd lock down and unemployment is 20%+ and I figure other places are suffering as well. The lenses which you intend to use as main lenses for video should be native ones. Of course I know the Z6 exists. There are many bargains to be had with the old lenses, such as D-class lenses. If f/4 is enough aperture it is small, light, and very good optically. The Nikon Z5 offers many features found on the more expensive Nikon Z6 but at a lower price. If the lens is useful, itâs a good trade off. There should be more kit options, with a 24-70f4 and an 50f1.8. Further information on the two cameras (e.g. I agree. The odd thing is this is only noticed when you want to read positive stuff about the camera. Okay, now that weâve gone in-depth about the two most important things about a camera, (for many, though not everybody) â¦letâs talk about the overall performance and specs of the Nikon Z5 versus the Z6. You talked like Z6 never existed. You're adapting a Nikon lens to a later model Nikon camera. Maybe that's what you're after, maybe not, but I'm very happy with the 24-70/4 on my Z6. The Z6 is much better than the Z5, IMHO the Z5 does not deserve the DPR Gold award. It is certainly a clever combination that emphasises its filming capability as much as stills, rather than just basic movie mode. But this is a 100 percent screen test; it would have to be a large printed image to have a noticeable effect. Nikon Z5 vs Z7 vs Z6 vs D780 vs D850: Nikon Z5 body: $1,396.95 at Amazon, B&H, Adorama. just crazy. Once you see it, it's almost impossible to unsee it. Sort: Clear All. As shown below, it has 1,040k pixels vs â¦ The app includes automatic image transfer, gallery creation, editing tools and more. At this level FF is dare I say it a novelty and would look at a Z50 instead. There are a lot of photo/video cameras that have found a role as B-cameras on professional productions or A-camera for amateur and independent productions. You can’t even go in a store and buy one. Once. You could get a Z50 with 11 fps and better sensor than the d7000. Nikon completed its range of full-format hybrids in July 2020 with the Nikon Z 5. Nikon Z5 review: the best value stills-oriented full-framer, https://www.nikon.fr/fr_FR/product/digital-cameras/mirrorless/enthusiast/z-5-24-200-kit, https://www.nikon.fr/fr_FR/product/digital-cameras/mirrorless/enthusiast/z-5, https://fujilove.com/zooms-vs-primes-productivity-vs-style/. If, like me, you are a Nikon user with a whole arsenal of old Nikon lenses, it is a potential no-brainer – and you can breathe a sigh of relief, for a while at least. But, and most importantly, the D780 combines the immediacy, control, and robustness of a DSLR with the filming and wireless features of a mirrorless camera. This Z5, come on, it's a travel back in time as for photography technology, If I wanted nostalgic retro technology, I could pick an A7m2 for a lot less money.---------------------------------I started with Nikon (V1, Df), then Sony (A7, A9, A7III), Canon (AL1, EOS 33V, EOS R), I used Fuji for a year, too. My Z50 focuses faster and better than the Z5. The a7rII is a relic from before Sony fixed their AF system, battery life, and added some weather sealing. oops. Here are the dynamic range comparison for the Nikon D750, Nikon D850, Nikon Z6, Nikon Z7 camera. The 24mm F3.5, 35mm F2 and 65mm F2 DG DN share similar designs and have weather-sealed metal bodies. I feel this has worked out well. The buttons, the rear LCD, their placement, and access is the same. The Z5 was launched recently in 2020, but it is a lower spec Z6 with dual card SD slots. In todayâs changing photography world, are you asking yourself âis it all going mirrorless?â, âwill my beloved lenses become obsolete?â, âdo I change brand?â After all, DSLR brand loyalty is more about your existing lens collection, rather than a particular love of Nikon or Canon.