The Unforgotten

Derrick Story
4 min readAug 18, 2020

A Nikon D700 once occupied the back of my photo cabinet. Born in 2008, it was an object of desire for many photographers. But that’s no longer the case.

The camera was built around a 12-megapixel sensor, the same full-frame chip featured in the flagship D3, but in a more enthusiast-friendly body. The D700 was suitable for capturing the moments of our lives without overstraining a shoulder or the credit card.

Derrick Story

Photographer, writer, podcaster — — Top Writer in Photography — Editor of "Live View" on