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Keep in mind that the Nikon applies LOTS more of in Camera PP in comparison to Canon. In Canon you have to PP those RAWs. This might give the ilusion of having better pics when in fact it all comes down to the shooter.

I shoot raw Edwin.
    
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I don't want to bring samples here from my bodies as they are copyright, but I can assure you that the APS-H is much prefer in the sports arena. Nikon has better ISO control so people switching for just that.

I can tell you my friends have swapped or remain with Canon not because of pricing or availability as most of them are sport shooters and had all the "big" guns in Nikkor versions.

Now at the same time I have to admit that a few of them have bought Nikon bodies for when shooting concerts and such. Again because of the need of better ISO control.
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http://www.carolina-sportsphotograph...91957971_2YiLk

Notice the sharp edge of the baseball player vs the blurred background?

I think that is what nuke is talking about.



He's saying Nikon glass has that, not excluding other glass, but that Nikon does have that.
My poor English misinterpreted Nuke's previous post my bad

If that is the pop you guys are talking about, then I think I might know what you guys are on about.

Something like this? Or do I have no clue. (Pic courtesy of Nuke's Flickr)
    
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yes you shoot raw like me, but the images from nikon are a lot more PP than Canon. We both know that. Even straight out images from my old D2X had better straight out of camera look. Same as the image town on both systems.

Like I said we can go about it for 441 more pages, thus the neverending arguement of Nikon or Canon.

I can bet you something though. When and If Canon finally catches up to Nikon (Sony's) sensor technology, people will come right back to Canon. Not everyone of course.
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Originally Posted by equetefue View Post
I don't want to bring samples here from my bodies as they are copyright, but I can assure you that the APS-H is much prefer in the sports arena. Nikon has better ISO control so people switching for just that.

I can tell you my friends have swapped or remain with Canon not because of pricing or availability as most of them are sport shooters and had all the "big" guns in Nikkor versions.

Now at the same time I have to admit that a few of them have bought Nikon bodies for when shooting concerts and such. Again because of the need of better ISO control.
Well I don't know who your friends are or what their rational is but what I see on the field and what I've assimilated from talking to SI and Pro Football Weekly photographers on the sidelines does not at all jive with your statement. In fact it's quite the contrary. As a matter of fact, at the pre season camp in Bourbanis Ill, the vast majority of bodies I'm seeing on the sidelines are D3x's and the lenses are 300, 400, and 200-400 prime nikkors. There were a few Canons that looked like 1D's, not sure about the glass.
    
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Beautiful Edwin. Are you using a visual echoes frensel on your flash? If so, does it seem to help. How do you get it to sync at 1/800th as was posted in your earlier set?
    
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yes you shoot raw like me, but the images from nikon are a lot more PP than Canon. We both know that. Even straight out images from my old D2X had better straight out of camera look. Same as the image town on both systems.

Like I said we can go about it for 441 more pages, thus the neverending arguement of Nikon or Canon.

I can bet you something though. When and If Canon finally catches up to Nikon (Sony's) sensor technology, people will come right back to Canon. Not everyone of course.
What happens when Canon raises their prices?? D4 Sensor??

Also, Coming back to Canon is easier said than done especially if there's alot of glass involved. I'll take that bet!!
    
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My poor English misinterpreted Nuke's previous post my bad

If that is the pop you guys are talking about, then I think I might know what you guys are on about.

Something like this? Or do I have no clue. (Pic courtesy of Nuke's Flickr)
I think that was to illustrate a tc effect. not the elusive "pop".
    
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Beautiful Edwin. Are you using a visual echoes frensel on your flash? If so, does it seem to help. How do you get it to sync at 1/800th as was posted in your earlier set?
I use the High SPeed sync feature. (Auto FP in Nikon)

Like it but confused as my pics from the last set came underexposed. I going to ask some friends on how to properly set it as to I don't overexposed the surroundings but have enough fill flash. Very easy concept, but not so easy to use in combo with the flash head.

I'm still trying to figure out what metering mode to use and such.
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