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Didnt Get The D700 But I Got These Instead

Discussion in 'Nikon FX DSLR Forum' started by tiny123, Jul 26, 2008.

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    Love them Berger Bros, too bad he didnt have a D700 body in stock, he did have D700 kits tho.

    I asked for 4 but he told me over the phone he only had 2 left, when i got there he walked out with all 4 for me. I got my shiney red bike!!
  2. NPA2008


    Apr 15, 2008
    They look terrific!

    Seeing those 4 SB-900's drives me crazy. I knew that I should have ordered more than two! At least they are on the way to me. Just a couple more days of waiting impatiently.
  3. gadgetguy11


    Nov 16, 2005

    That is a lot of flash power. Congrats!

    My lonely SB-900 is in transit from Berger Brothers. Can't wait.
  4. Im taking open box pictures now, of this beast! Any one wanna buy a Gary Fong for a SB800 cuz the SB900 is going to tear it a new one!
  5. Oh great!

    All we need to do is buy more Gary Fong Lightsphere's.....Like the guy does not have enough money?

  6. You know they look wierd and have had people throw money into them thinking it was a tip cup but, it works.
  7. Sam O

    Sam O

    Jul 24, 2007
    You bought 4 boxes? :biggrin:

    A side by side of the 800 & 900 would be interesting.
  8. Sam O

    Sam O

    Jul 24, 2007
    Found one on flickr...

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  9. Yeah 4 boxes that cost about 2 grand, my Dad went with me and hes a old school photographer and he saw the price and insisted it was time to get my own place! LOL
  10. deanr

    deanr Guest

    Buy Dig?

    I don't know much about Buy Dig, but they have the SB 900 for $449 and free shipping.
  11. holy cow....
    4 of them?
    so very jealous
    nice expenditure
    can't wait to see the results of their use

  12. Buy Dig is good- same as Beach Camera.
  13. Im done with mail order nazis. I live in the photography hub of the free world and there are a ton of stores to buy my gear.
  14. orfeas


    Jul 8, 2008
    can SB900 take 5 AAbatteries with adapter ??
  15. Nope just the four, apparently there is no need for the fifth battery, from what I have read. Of course can I find that? Nah... :frown:

    Just take my word for it :wink:
  16. gadgetguy11


    Nov 16, 2005
  17. jimeast


    Mar 17, 2008
    Metrowest. MA

    The SB-900 specs seem pretty nice (well... really nice), but from the specs, its size and weight make it seem like a monster.

    Can anyone comment on how it handles & feels compared to the SB-800?
  18. Uh- okay.
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