"Top Level Consumer Cam"4.5 starson by rixrox
Pros: Super color rendition, relative ease of operation, light weight with great ergonometrics, handles almost all nikkors at a great price point.
Cons: slow frames per second, not a begginers or a pros cam but intermediate enthusiast will love learning on this beauty.
Summary: This is an exceptional intermediate skill level cam if you are learning and earning your way up the Nikon camera chain. it is not a pro level camera but it gets close.
D80 prices for this discontinued camera are very afordable betweem $600-700 for this $999 beauty. If you don't have the skills and or bucks for an FX D700 or D3 get a D80. You'll love it.