In size, shape and general layout, the D700 is a close cousin to the D300. Both are chunky SLRs as opposed to the bulkier, more rectangular style of the Nikon D3 or Canon EOS 1D Mark III. Here’s the Tale of the Tape for the D700 versus the D300:
The body is made of magnesium alloy and tightly sealed against the elements. As shown in the photos below, we shot with the Nikkor 24-120mm VR lens that’s being offered as part of a $3,599 bundle (the body alone sells for $2,999.99).
|Effective Pixels||12.1 Megapixels|
|Viewfinder Coverage||95 %|
|Viewfinder Magnification||0.72 x|
|Display Type||articulated LCD|