Nikon Z8 users disgruntled as killer feature is suddenly removed from specs

Nikon Z8 being reviewed by the DCW team
(Image credit: Digital Camera World)

If things sound too good to be true, they often are – and that can be said for the Nikon Z8. 

A few weeks ago, Nikon uploaded a video to YouTube about firmware for the Nikon Z9 where it announced that the exciting new Auto Capture feature would also be included on the more-affordable Nikon Z8. Just a week after the video was uploaded, though, it looks like Nikon has retracted that as a feature – and people are feeling a little vexed.

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Hannah Rooke
Staff Writer

Having studied Journalism and Public Relations at the University of the West of England Hannah developed a love for photography through a module on photojournalism. She specializes in Portrait, Fashion and lifestyle photography but has more recently branched out in the world of stylized product photography. For the last 3 years Hannah has worked at Wex Photo Video as a Senior Sales Assistant using her experience and knowledge of cameras to help people buy the equipment that is right for them. With 5 years experience working with studio lighting, Hannah has run many successful workshops teaching people how to use different lighting setups.