updated 10:45 pm EST, Wed January 7, 2004
Nikon to release D70
recently announced development of the D70, its new interchangeable-lens digital SLR camera designed to deliver SLR image quality and performance at a consumer price point (estimated at $1000). A new DX Zoom-Nikkor lens is being developed concurrently to match the D70, and both products are scheduled to go on sale in the spring of 2004. Nikon says the D70 is suitable to a wide range of customers, from novices to photo enthusiasts.