6 reasons to be hyped for the Nikon D6

6 reasons to be hyped for the Nikon D6
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After more teasing than a 6pm burlesque show, full Nikon D6 specifications were finally revealed after five months of titillation from Nikon.  

The big N first announced the Nikon D6 back on 04 September 2019, but gave no clues about what to expect. Since then, its rivals have all launched their best professionals cameras – the Sony A9 II, Canon EOS-1D X Mark III and Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III – leading to plenty of excitement over what exciting new innovations Nikon would pack into its latest flagship camera.

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James Artaius

The editor of Digital Camera World, James has 21 years experience as a journalist and started working in the photographic industry in 2014 (as an assistant to Damian McGillicuddy, who succeeded David Bailey as Principal Photographer for Olympus). In this time he shot for clients like Aston Martin Racing, Elinchrom and L'Oréal, in addition to shooting campaigns and product testing for Olympus, and providing training for professionals. This has led him to being a go-to expert for camera and lens reviews, photo and lighting tutorials, as well as industry news, rumors and analysis for publications like Digital Camera MagazinePhotoPlus: The Canon MagazineN-Photo: The Nikon MagazineDigital Photographer and Professional Imagemaker, as well as hosting workshops and talks at The Photography Show. He also serves as a judge for the Red Bull Illume Photo Contest. An Olympus and Canon shooter, he has a wealth of knowledge on cameras of all makes – and a fondness for vintage lenses and instant cameras.