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    Confused which camera body with 500PF

    And good news... We were wrong after all... https://nikonrumors.com/2021/08/24/finally-nikon-d850-now-in-stock-in-the-us-canada-and-germany-nikkor-500mm-f-5-6-also-in-stock.aspx/
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    Confused which camera body with 500PF

    Before saying whatever, better have a broader understanding... https://dslrbodies.com/newsviews-2/ But maybe everybody is wrong, but even then, no need to be rude.
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    Confused which camera body with 500PF

    There's contradictory info about this... Couldn't get a better confirmation on my sources... So, until a more certain opinion, let's consider the D850 still in production.
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    Confused which camera body with 500PF

    I think you'll get all answers you need on those two sites: http://www.naturalart.ca/voice/blog.html https://nikonrumors.com enjoy
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    Confused which camera body with 500PF

    Because Nikon has discontinued it. Of course, until stock exhaustion, it's available.
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    Can I upgrade the Nikkor 70-300mm lens?

    Unfortunately not a good match... With TC2 you'll loose two stops... and IQ a lot more. As I said elsewhere learn to be closer to the action, and the best spots.
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    Right gear for Bird photography

    Hummm... It all depends on what you expect from your photos. With your budget, I will keep what you have and invest on a decent tripod and gimbal head, to use your 70-300. Forget the AF 80-200, because too slow. Remember that croping is never an answer to great photos. Learn to be near, learn...
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    Confused which camera body with 500PF

    Choices, choices... just to let you know Nikon discontinued D850... Still, I do believe the D850 is a fantastic wildlife body, and now maybe you'll find a great one on discount. Remember that Nikon continue servicing their gear for at least 15 years after discontinuing. Looking at mirrorless...
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    Hi, I'm from Lisboa Bird photography and bird watching still a core activity after so many years...