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  • New Nikon lens-only rebates are now live
    by [NR] admin on 9 December 2018 at 05:07

    The new Nikon lens-only rebates are now live (see the dedicated page at B&H): Nikon DX 70-300mm f/4.5-6.3G ED $200 off: Adorama | B&H | Amazon Nikon DX Micro 40mm f/2.8G $40 off: Adorama | B&H | Amazon Nikon DX 35mm f/1.8G $30off: Adorama | B&H | Amazon Nikon 28-300mm f/3.5-5.6G ED […]

  • Weekly Nikon news flash #500
    by [NR] admin on 9 December 2018 at 02:20

    → The 2019 Photokina show is canceled, Photokina 2020 dates announced: May 27-30, 2020. → The Sea & Sea MDX-Z7 underwater housing is now available for purchase. → New: Metz Mecablitz M360 flash for Nikon cameras. → October CIPA numbers: still worse than past years. […]

  • The latest versions of Capture One, DxO PhotoLab and Silkypix support the Nikon Z6/Z7
    by [NR] admin on 9 December 2018 at 02:05

    Capture One 12 announced with support for the Nikon Z7 and Z6 cameras. DxO PhotoLab 2.1 added support for the Nikon Z7 and Nikkor Z 24-70mm f/4 S lens. The Nikkor Z 35mm f/1.8 S and 50mm f/1.8 S modules will be available in early 2019 (press release). The latest version of Silkypix supports the […]

  • Kipon announced a new ELEGANT line of full-frame mirrorless lenses for Nikon Z-mount
    by [NR] admin on 8 December 2018 at 15:28

    Kipon announced a new ELEGANT series of full-frame mirrorless lenses designed for Nikon Z and Canon R mirrorless cameras: Kipon Elegant 24mm/f2.4 ($499) Kipon Elegant 35mm/f2.4 ($468) Kipon Elegant 50mm/f2.4 ($325) Kipon Elegant 75mm/f2.4 ($355) Kipon Elegant 90mm/f2.4 ($386) Shipping is […]

  • New Nikon lens-only rebates coming this weekend in the US
    by [NR] admin on 8 December 2018 at 01:23

    On Sunday Nikon will introduce new lens-onky rebates on the following Nikkor lenses: Nikon AF-P DX NIKKOR 70-300mm f/4.5-6.3G ED: $200 off Nikon AF-S DX Micro NIKKOR 40mm f/2.8G: $40 off Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 28-300mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: $70 off Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 16-35mm f/4G ED VR: $100 off Nikon AF-S […]

  • Today only: 10% off eBay coupon
    by [NR] admin on 7 December 2018 at 16:15

    The popular eBay coupons are back: today you can get 10% off with coupon code PHLDAYTEN (up to $100 in savings). Some of the Nikon US authorized resellers on eBay are BeachCamera and Focus Camera. If you are outside of the US - see Leon's top comment on […]

  • New Nikon Z 50mm f/1.8 S lens review and comparison with the Sigma 50mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art lens (Nikon wins)
    by [NR] admin on 7 December 2018 at 04:03

    Mobile01 published their Nikon Z 50mm f/1.8 S lens ($596.95) review and comparison with the Sigma 50mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art lens ($949): #4: photo wall for testing (away from camera 2m, click for hi-res images): #5: Center f/1.8, Nikon wins: #6: Border f/1.8, Nikon wins: #7: Extreme border f/1.8, Nikon […]

  • Nikon Z6 XQD memory cards comparison
    by [NR] admin on 7 December 2018 at 03:02

    CameraMemorySpeed published their Nikon Z6 XQD memory card test results and they included the new Delkin XQD cards. Here is their conclusion: "The best performing cards in the Nikon Z6 were the Sony G Series XQD, Delkin Premium XQD, Lexar 2933X XQD cards, and Nikon XQD cards. The performance […]

  • The Nikon NIKKOR Z 50mm f/1.8 S mirrorless lens is now shipping, currently in stock at some retailers
    by [NR] admin on 6 December 2018 at 20:15

        The Nikon Nikkor Z 50mm f/1.8 S mirrorless lens is now shipping and is currently in stock at Amazon US (sold by Unique Photo) and Focus Camera (both authorized Nikon US dealers). B&H lists in-stock availability as December 13, while Adorama has no set date […]

  • Skylum Luminar 3 with libraries announced (Adobe Lightroom alternative)
    by [NR] admin on 6 December 2018 at 12:54

    Skylum announced a major upgrade to Luminar that includes the ability to organize and edit an image library. The official release will be on December 18th but pre-orders are already open. If you need a coupon code for $10 off, use NIKONRUMORS (visit also PhotoRumors for detailed pricing and upgrade […]

  • Profoto A1 and Air Remote TTL-N now compatible with Nikon Z6/Z7
    by [NR] admin on 6 December 2018 at 03:35

    Profoto released new updates for Profoto A1 ($995) and Air Remote TTL-N ($419) with added support and compatibility for the Nikon Z6 and Nikon Z7 mirrorless cameras: The post Profoto A1 and Air Remote TTL-N now compatible with Nikon Z6/Z7 appeared first on Nikon Rumors. Related posts:Profoto Air […]

  • Nikon Z6 mirrorless camera teardown
    by [NR] admin on 5 December 2018 at 17:48

    Kolarivision published their Nikon Z6 mirrorless camera teardown and disassembly pictures online (see also the previous Nikon Z7 teardowns) - here is their conclusion: "Nikon follows the example set by Sony in some aspects of its design as well as it’s market philosophy. The cameras […]

  • Nikon D760 rumored for 2019
    by [NR] admin on 4 December 2018 at 17:59

    Nikon is rumored to announce a D750 DSLR camera replacement in 2019 - the new model will most likely be called D760. The official announcement is expected in the first half of 2019 and shipment should start in the 2nd half of 2019 (similar to the D850 and Z6/Z7). Some additional information: The […]

  • The Sigma 18-35mm f/1.8 DC HSM Art lens for Nikon F-mount is $250 off today only
    by [NR] admin on 4 December 2018 at 15:55

    As part of their Deal Zone, B&H is selling the Sigma 18-35mm f/1.8 DC HSM Art lens for $549 ($250 off regular price): This pricing is valid only for today. The post The Sigma 18-35mm f/1.8 DC HSM Art lens for Nikon F-mount is $250 off today only appeared first on Nikon Rumors. Related […]

  • Nikon US lens-only rebates now expired, free battery grip offer extended
    by [NR] admin on 4 December 2018 at 03:08

    The previous Nikon lens-only rebates are now gone in the US, but the free battery grip offer got extended (see details at Adorama and B&H Photo) : D500 + MB-D17: Adorama | B&H | Amazon D500 + 16-80 + MB-D17: Adorama | B&H | Amazon D750 + MB-D16: […]

  • New Nikon Z tips videos
    by [NR] admin on 4 December 2018 at 02:50

    Nikon has published a new series of Nikon Z tips videos on YouTube: Nikon Z6 now in stock: Adorama | B&H | WEX UK | Park Camera UK | Calumet DE | Amazon US | Amazon UK | Amazon DE | Amazon FR. The post New Nikon Z tips videos appeared […]

  • Weekly Nikon news flash #499
    by [NR] admin on 3 December 2018 at 04:24

    → Selected Gitzo tripods now qualify for a $120 gift card. → Check out the current Nikon promotions in Germany. → A must-have accessory for all Nikon Z7 / Z6 users: Nitecore UNK2 dual port USB battery charger. → Pixel binning vs. line skipping: why the Nikon Z6 is […]

  • BCN Ranking report on the state of the full-frame market in Japan (Oct. 2017 – Oct. 2018)
    by [NR] admin on 2 December 2018 at 19:03

    Over a week ago BCN Ranking published a new graph on the state of the full-frame market in Japan from October 2017 to October 2018 (already discussed over at PhotoRumors). Some additional information: For the time period shown, Nikon had one full-frame camera (Z7 was released in […]

  • Deal of the day: Sigma 14-24mm f/2.8 DG HSM ART lens now $200 off (incl. free USB dock)
    by [NR] admin on 2 December 2018 at 01:59

    The Sigma 14-24mm f/2.8 DG HSM ART full-frame DSLR lens is now $200 off at Adorama and Amazon for a limited time only (this weekend). You will also get a free USB dock if you purchase from Adorama. This is an even better deal than the $100 off we got for Black Friday. For comparison, the […]

  • Top 10 NikonRumors posts for November 2018
    by [NR] admin on 2 December 2018 at 01:31

              These are the top 10 most visited NikonRumors posts for November 2018: Nikon D6 coming soon Nikon Z6 coverage starts now Here are the leaked 2018 Nikon Black Friday deals Nikon Z 35mm f/1.8 mirrorless lens review Dpreview tested the Nikon Z6 […]