Nikon D600: is an affordable full-frame EOS camera next for Canon?

Nikon D600: is an affordable full-frame EOS camera next for Canon?

Following the announcement of the Nikon D600, can we expect Canon to follow suit with an affordable full-frame EOS DSLR? Our friends at PhotoPlus posed the question and laid out what they’d like to see on a potential ‘Canon EOS 6D’ affordable full-frame EOS camera.

Nikon D600: release date, price, specs confirmed

Nikon D600 release date confirmed

The long-rumoured Nikon D600 becomes a reality today, as Nikon has officially announced the market’s first ‘affordable’ full-frame DSLR camera.

The Nikon D600 – release date scheduled for just a week’s time, on September 18, 2012 – boasts a new 24.3-megapixel FX-format CMOS sensor and is Nikon’s smallest and lightest FX-format camera on the market, weighing approximately 760g and measuring 141 x 113 x 82mm.