Nikon is The Most Overrated Camera Company

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Canon and Sony Rock

Bensenville, IL

#1 Aug 24, 2012
With the Nikon Corporate Office near NYC, thought this would be the best place to post this.

One of the worst side effects of the QE3 by Obama and the FED, is the exact thing that's happened to Nikon. Just a year or two ago I would have said they were the best. Now I think they're very close to the worst. Why? They don't care. Why should they? They're going to make record profits even if they lose all of their customers. To those of you who don't know what the QE3 is, you're not doing your homework. Likewise with anybody still supporting Obama.

Nikon is not the only camera company going downhill. But they're certainly the most overrated now and they no longer take any pride in their product.

Sony right now is the best IMHO. Canon is still right up there. Avoid the others, especially Nikon.

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Liz

Schiller Park, IL

#3 Aug 25, 2012
I bought the P510 because they boasted of having the best zoom. That part is true but the camera is otherwise bad news. Terrible in low light situations and pictures are not sharp at all. I have a Canon Powershot now I'm very happy with.
Mainstream Lies

New York, NY

#4 Aug 25, 2012
Why is topix deleting links? Well thankfully I read it before it was deleted. It showed that less than 10 percent of Nikon customers were happy with their customer service. I was undecided between Nikon and Canon before reading that so thank you for posting it.
Straight shooter

Lindenhurst, NY

#5 Aug 26, 2012
Or maybe you stink at taking pictures?
Friend

Bensenville, IL

#6 Aug 26, 2012
Straight shooter wrote:
Or maybe you stink at taking pictures?
LOL, if you only knew. The guy you're bad rapping has several photo albums ranked #1 in the world including "World's Best Sunsets Album."
Google it in if you don't believe me. He is "knightpirate." I like his Fractal Style Symmetry album the best myself.

Then Google in "Complaints against Nikon" to see how awful their customer service is.

Last and Least look in a mirror and tell yourself what a fool you are for posting such inane nonsense.
Straight shooter

Lindenhurst, NY

#7 Aug 26, 2012
Sunsets are the easiest thing in the wold to shoot. Fractals? Just stealing from nature. So not only does the fool not know how to use a camera. He has no talent.
U Cannot Shoot

New York, NY

#8 Aug 26, 2012
Straight shooter wrote:
Sunsets are the easiest thing in the wold to shoot. Fractals? Just stealing from nature. So not only does the fool not know how to use a camera. He has no talent.
You're a clown just talking out of your butt. Show us what you have, just for laughs. With your mentality you probably blame Bush for Obama's failures.
I have nothing against Nikon, but I like to do sports shooting, so they'd be far from my first choice.
Cmon

Latham, NY

#9 Aug 26, 2012
U Cannot Shoot wrote:
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You're a clown just talking out of your butt. Show us what you have, just for laughs. With your mentality you probably blame Bush for Obama's failures.
I have nothing against Nikon, but I like to do sports shooting, so they'd be far from my first choice.
Don't even bother with Straight Shooter. Obviously works for Nikon. The other people here are right. Nikon cameras are slow with digital noise and poor focus. Their customer service is awful now too.

A year from now they'll be belly up, so why even waste our time with this.
Sunset wow

Bronx, NY

#10 Aug 27, 2012
I took a picture of a sunset once. Big deal.
Johnny

United States

#11 Aug 27, 2012
You must have used a Nikon. You need good editing software. lol
Jody

Chicago, IL

#12 Aug 28, 2012
Sunset wow wrote:
I took a picture of a sunset once. Big deal.
I didn't realize the sun ever shines in a hellhole like Brooklyn.
Joey

Bensenville, IL

#13 Aug 29, 2012
Johnny wrote:
You must have used a Nikon. You need good editing software. lol
LOL, you handed that suckah his lunch. And, it would take more than good editing software to save Nikon's butt.
Ewa

Elmhurst, IL

#14 Sep 1, 2012
I have a Canon Powershot. I will never switch.

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#15 Sep 5, 2012
Canon and Sony Rock wrote:
With the Nikon Corporate Office near NYC, thought this would be the best place to post this.
One of the worst side effects of the QE3 by Obama and the FED, is the exact thing that's happened to Nikon. Just a year or two ago I would have said they were the best. Now I think they're very close to the worst. Why? They don't care. Why should they? They're going to make record profits even if they lose all of their customers. To those of you who don't know what the QE3 is, you're not doing your homework. Likewise with anybody still supporting Obama.
Nikon is not the only camera company going downhill. But they're certainly the most overrated now and they no longer take any pride in their product.
Sony right now is the best IMHO. Canon is still right up there. Avoid the others, especially Nikon.
Your post is right on the money. There are companies still worse than Nikon, but people still think of them as one of the two best.
Not even close. Canon and Sony are in a league of their own now and Nikon customer service is disgusting. Nothing personal but I hope that arrogant company goes BK. We won't miss them.
Bad to Worse

Montréal, Canada

#16 Sep 14, 2012
Canon and Sony Rock wrote:
With the Nikon Corporate Office near NYC, thought this would be the best place to post this.
One of the worst side effects of the QE3 by Obama and the FED, is the exact thing that's happened to Nikon. Just a year or two ago I would have said they were the best. Now I think they're very close to the worst. Why? They don't care. Why should they? They're going to make record profits even if they lose all of their customers. To those of you who don't know what the QE3 is, you're not doing your homework. Likewise with anybody still supporting Obama.
Nikon is not the only camera company going downhill. But they're certainly the most overrated now and they no longer take any pride in their product.
Sony right now is the best IMHO. Canon is still right up there. Avoid the others, especially Nikon.
It's only going to get worse now that Obama and his sidekick Bernanke have really gone over the top with this QE3. We can only hope that Canon and Sony don't start going downhill too. But for certain, I'll never deal with Nikon again. Their customer service is one of the worst of any company.
Jimmy

Bensenville, IL

#17 Sep 19, 2012
Add Samsung to the list of bad cameras. The WB210 is a total joke. You're not supposed to get a lot of camera noise at low ISO's. But wait until you try this one. Nikon Coolpix cameras are bad news too. They all have one thing in common: Photos come out very soft with lack of detail.
Day of Reckoning

Park Ridge, IL

#18 Sep 25, 2012
Small world Jimmy. I bought that rotten WB210 from Samsung too. I guess they want to challenge Nikon for most overrated. Nod still goes to Nikon because of what was said on post #15 here.
Leo

Schiller Park, IL

#19 Oct 6, 2012
Nikon only can compete with Canon because they have to drop all their prices. Otherwise Canon would kill them.
Nikon rules

Lindenhurst, NY

#20 Oct 7, 2012
Nikon makes the best cameras. You just don't know how to use them.
Sony and Canon Rocks

Bensenville, IL

#21 Oct 10, 2012
Nikon rules wrote:
Nikon makes the best cameras. You just don't know how to use them.
Hey, "straight shooter" you're full of it. I'm a world class photographer, I know how to use cameras. I needed a good pocket camera, so I just bought a the Canon S100. It's awesome. Makes the Nikon look sick.

Find a job at a decent camera company, because Nikon will be laying you and everybody else off soon.

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