Nikon Articles


Nikon D300, how much of an improvement?

We were curious to see what improvements there are in the Nikon D300 compared to the Nikon D200. To find out we performed a few simple tests. Almost all of the tests you are about to see were done on the actual RAW file using Matlab. This means that there is no image processing involved […]

Nikon D80 vs. Nikon D200 Scene – High ISO

It will be interesting to compare these two cameras at 1600 ISO and see if Nikon has set the noise reduction algorithms different according to the camera’s predicted audience. Nikon D80: Jpeg Fine, Optimize Image: Normal, AutoWB, ISO1600, 1/125, Nikkor 50mm@f9 Nikon D200: Jpeg Fine, Optimize Image: Normal, AutoWB, ISO1600, 1/125, Nikkor 50mm@f9 Nikon D80 […]

Nikon D80 vs. Nikon D200 Studio Scene – Low ISO

These two cameras are pretty close in their specifications. Still, it will be intersting compare their image quality and see if Nikon had improved it in the D80. Nikon D80: Jpeg Fine, Optimize Image: Normal, AutoWB, ISO100, 1/8, Nikkor 50mm@f9 Nikon D200: Jpeg Fine, Optimize Image: Normal, AutoWB, ISO100, 1/8, Nikkor 50mm@f9 Nikon D80 Nikon […]

Canon EOS 400D vs. Nikon D80 Studio Scene – High ISO

Although these two cameras are far a part one from another, both price wise and market share wise, it’s the first time in a long time that there is a possibility to compare between Nikon and Canon under the same resolution. Canon EOS 400D: Jpeg Fine, PS: Standard, AutoWB, ISO1600, 1/100, Canon 50mm@f9 Nikon D80: […]

Canon EOS 400D vs. Nikon D80 Studio Scene – Low ISO

Although these two cameras are far a part one from another, both price wise and market share wise, it’s the first time in a long time that there is a possibility to compare between Nikon and Canon under the same resolution. Canon EOS 400D: Jpeg Fine, PS: Standard, AutoWB, ISO100, 1/6, Canon 50mm@f9 Nikon D80: […]

Nikon D200 vs. Canon EOS 5D Studio Scene – Low ISO

The Nikon D200 and the Canon EOS 5D are very different cameras. The Canon EOS 5D has a full frame 12.8MP CMOS censor while the Nikon D200 uses a 10MP CCD. There are further differences inside the camera, the Canon EOS 5D uses the same old DIGIC II image pipeline where the Nikon D200 uses […]