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06-25-2015, 03:55 PM   #1
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I found this article interesting.
Check Out What Happens When the $6,000 Nikon D4 is Left Exposed in a Storm

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Can't believe the camera survived! That was sort of a foolish thing to do.

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Nice. But I wonder what kind of an effect the added layer of military-grade paint had
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I doubt he painted over any openings or seals, that would tend to make them seal improperly or worse possibly degrade the seals. Looks like he did a nice job on the paint, and a nice job on saving the cameras. Also looks like the Nikon techs spent some time on this.

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Pfffft. I had my K-30 in a monsoon for 3 days straight. Difference is mine didn't need a technician afterwards. Just rinsed the muck off with the sink, kept shooting. Still works like a charm 2 years later.
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Kozlok this was not intended to be a Pentax vs Nikon WR thread and I am sure Pentax WR is better, I just thought it was an interesting article.
I would love to see some of your monsoon photos.
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