Nikon has announced the D3, their next-generation high end digital SLR. And, at last, Nikon is building their own CMOS “full frame” chip. For us old folks, that means a 24 mm is a 24 mm again and we can control our backgrounds like Cartier-Bresson and Capa meant us to.
There’s also a new D300, though it doesn’t have the up-sized chip.
Some places with the announcements and commentary:
UPDATE: The New York Times has a blurb. Not much new, but if the Times is talking about it …