Photographer Jimmy Nelson chronicles the 3 years he spent photographing 30 different tribes and cultures on the verge of extinction in this amazing book and beautifully crafted website. Many of the photos were shot with Nikon equipment (D3x) and the project provides a beautiful and captivating visual testimony to these vanishing cultures.
U.K. Photographer Nick Veasey created this amazing X-ray image of a photographer shooting a Nikon D3X for the Focus on Imaging 2010 catalog cover. It’s a composite image built with Photoshop, requiring multiple x-rays of both camera and photographer. The video below shows a behind-the-scenes look of how the image was created.
Nikon has launched the D3x microsite, a showcase of photographs taken with their new top-of-the-line DSLR.
The Nikon D3x boasts a full-frame, 24.5 megapixel sensor and a multidude of new features aimed at the serious professional photographer. Dispite its high price, praise for the D3x is universal with What Digital Camera giving it a 94% score and TestFreaks a 9 out of 10 rating. Have a look at how four of the world's top photographers have worked with the D3x on a variety of assignments.
D3x tester Lloyd Chambers reaches some interesting conclusions in his recent blog post about the new D3x flagship model from Nikon:
Noted photojournalist Joe McNally has posted some of his impressions on the new D3x and calls it a "monster of a camera" that rivals medium-format in terms of detail and image quality.