I simply did a ISO comparability with the Nikon Z9 in comparison with the Nikon Z6 II and Nikon D850. I’ve been utilizing my outdated D850 rather a lot for astrophotography and have been more than happy with its ISO efficiency.
After I bought my Nikon Z6 II a couple of 12 months in the past I discovered it to outperform my Nikon D850 relating to ISO. That was anticipated because it has a decrease decision (24.5MP vs 45.7MP). So now that I’ve bought my 45.7MP Nikon Z9 I believed it could be fascinating to see the way it performs towards each the Nikon D850 and the Nikon Z6 II.
I did 4 exposures with every digital camera, every publicity was 60 seconds lengthy and was taken utilizing ISO 1600, 3200, 6400, and 12800. All of the exposures have been performed at room temperature with lossless RAW 14-bit format. All photographs have been exported by means of the newest model of Adobe Digicam Uncooked with all noise discount turned off. I elevated the publicity compensation with a price of +3 on every picture to make the noise extra seen.
Notice: You possibly can click on every of the take a look at photographs under to see them in a bigger dimension.
As a takeaway, we will see that the Nikon Z9 appears to carry out very well, virtually on par with the Nikon Z6 II and significantly better than the Nikon D850. I must do additional exams to see the efficiency out within the discipline, however this primary fast take a look at appears actually promising.
In regards to the creator: Göran Strand is an expert photographer from Östersund, Sweden, with a ardour for astronomy. The opinions expressed on this article are solely these of the creator. Yow will discover extra of Strand’s work on his web site, Instagram, Twitter, and Fb. This text was additionally revealed right here.