Quote Originally Posted by The Old Pharaoh View Post
Nikon bodies are made from magnesium alloy. The same goes for their new digital ones. As for other manufacturers, I am not quite sure.
I think, if you do some research, you'll find aluminium alloy is the leader... Start with the metal-body large and medium format cameras from the mid-to-late 30s, work your way up to the present day.
BTW, aren't the Leica M9 and the Nikon d300 digital cameras?