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Nikon D850; Medium Format?

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Jul 26, 2017 01:08 |  #1

If you go to B&H's website and choose the DSLR category, three sensor sizes are available. APS-C, Full Frame, and Full Frame 645. The Full Frame 645 category is new, and there's only one camera under it. What camera? The Nikon D850.

Could it be a medium format camera? That'd be a pretty crazy move by Nikon that I don't think anyone saw coming.

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Jul 26, 2017 05:12 |  #2

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Jul 26, 2017 07:00 |  #3

It would be pretty cool if they do

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Jul 26, 2017 08:39 |  #4

Nikon Press Release (external link)

Nikon's official press release says "next generation FF", and later "FX format". Would think they would keep it FX, because of their lens collection.

If I search for Nikon FF 645, the B&H link is the only thing I find. It's not listed under medium format. And then when you click on the camera, the description includes: "Currently in development, the Nikon D850 DSLR is the next step in their FX-format journey.". So it looks more like just a clerical error on B&H's part.

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Jul 27, 2017 00:32 |  #5

Yeah I don't think Nikon would make the D850 medium format.

I don't believe Nikon have a medium format camera before. This change would also require news lenses.

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