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  • Dpreview interview with Nikon: customers ask us for a DX mirrorless camera, we listen to our customers…
    by [NR] admin on 25 March 2019 at 16:22

    During the 2019 CP+ show Dpreview interviewed three Nikon managers (Mr. Naoki Kitaoka, Department Manager of the UX Planning Department, Mr. Takami Tsuchida, Sector Manager of the Marketing Sector inside Nikon's Imaging Business Unit and Mr. Hiroyuki Ishigami, Section Manager of the Product […]

  • Weekly Nikon news flash #515
    by [NR] admin on 24 March 2019 at 14:56

    → New LEE100 filter holder system announced: Adorama and B&H. → The Meike MK-85mm f/2.8 macro lens for Nikon F-mount is now in stock. → After the last firmware update, the DJI Ronin-S handheld 3-axis gimbal stabilizer now works with the Nikon Z6 camera: "Added photo […]

  • Nikon SnapBridge 2.5.4 “how to” digitutor videos
    by [NR] admin on 24 March 2019 at 01:16

    Nikon SnapBridge 2.5.4 "how to" digitutor videos: iOS: Android: The post Nikon SnapBridge 2.5.4 “how to” digitutor videos appeared first on Nikon Rumors. Related posts:Nikon SnapBridge for iOS to be released at the end of August Nikon Z6/Z7 digitutor videos now available online […]

  • Photographing ice hockey with the Nikon Z6
    by [NR] admin on 23 March 2019 at 21:03

    Photographing ice hockey with the Nikon Z6 is by Joseph Nuzzo: Nikon is making headlines all over with the introduction of its first set of full frame digital cameras that we have come to know as the Z6 & Z7. All over I’ve seen questions on blogs and social media sites debating if these […]

  • Catch-as-catch-can New Zealand travel photography with the Nikon 1 J5 and Nikon 1 V3 cameras
    by [NR] admin on 23 March 2019 at 16:17

    Catch-as-catch-can New Zealand travel photography with the Nikon 1 J5 and Nikon 1 V3 cameras by Thomas Stirr (check out also his previous [NR] guest posts, there could be one or two images taken with the D800): New Zealand is on the bucket list of many photographers for good reason. The country […]

  • What should Nikon put in their next flagship DSLR camera – the D6?
    by [NR] admin on 22 March 2019 at 16:06

    What should the Nikon D6 be by Darren Cassar: We are all eagerly waiting for Nikon to reveal their new D6 DSLR flagship camera. This is a list from somebody that has used the D5, D850 and other Nikon bodies for events ranging from weddings to sports for both video and photos: 1. POE - […] […]

  • Tamron is still exploring the possibility of developing mirrorless lenses for Nikon Z-mount
    by [NR] admin on 21 March 2019 at 19:52

    Tamron still doesn't know if they will develop mirrorless lenses for Nikon Z-mount - the company is currently researching the new mount and exploring their options. Because of the major differences between the three full-frame mirrorless mounts (Sony E, Canon R and Nikon Z), Tamron cannot just […]

  • Nikon Z6 / Z7 price drop in Australia
    by [NR] admin on 21 March 2019 at 17:49

    The price of the Nikon Z6 / Z7 camera dropped also in Australia: Nikon Z6 camera kits Nikon Z7 camera kits Here is a list of all currently ongoing Nikon deals, offers and rebates: Nikon Z free FTZ adapter (US) Nikon Z trade-in program (US) The Nikkor lens-only rebates (US) Nikon Z deals […]

  • Nikon Z7 underwater camera review
    by [NR] admin on 20 March 2019 at 22:26

    Nikon Z7 underwater camera review is by Backscatter.com (Facebook | Instagram | Youtube): The Nikon Z7 is the first full-frame mirrorless camera from Nikon, and it’s a high-resolution 46-megapixel beast that produces the best overall image quality seen yet […]

  • Nikon at The Photography Show 2019 (with pictures of upcoming Nikkor Z lenses)
    by [NR] admin on 19 March 2019 at 16:59

    Nikon had several prototypes of their upcoming Nikkor Z mirrorless lenses on display at The Photography Show 2019 in Birmingham (see the latest Nikkor Z lens roadmap and the related CP+ report from last month): Nikon NIKKOR Z 20mm f/1.8 lens: Nikon NIKKOR Z 24mm f/1.8 S lens: Nikon NIKKOR Z 50mm […]

  • Nikon releases new versions of ViewNX-i, Capture NX-D, Picture Control and Snapbridge
    by [NR] admin on 19 March 2019 at 16:23

    Today Nikon released new software, firmware and app updates: ViewNX-i version 1.3.2 Fixed an issue that resulted in files saved at an image quality of “99” being larger than those saved at an image quality of “100”. Straighten now functions as intended. Fixed an issue that […]

  • B&H offers a free XQD memory card and a camera bag with every Nikon Z6 and Z7 purchase (in addition to the free FTZ adapter)
    by [NR] admin on 18 March 2019 at 21:24

    In addition to the free FTZ adapter I already reported over the weekend, B&H is now sweetening the deal by throwing in a free XQD memory card and a camera bag with every Nikon Z6/Z7 purchase (free next day delivery included): All other Nikon deals, rebates offers and promotions are set to […]

  • Weekly Nikon news flash #514
    by [NR] admin on 18 March 2019 at 03:59

    → Sigma released a new firmware update for the 150-600mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM | Contemporary lens for Nikon F-mount. → Lensbaby announced a new Composer Pro II with Edge 35 Optic for Nikon F-mount: Adorama | B&H. → Think Tank announced new VISION series shoulder bags. → […]

  • Nikon FTZ adapter now included for free with every Z6 and Z7 cameras in the US
    by [NR] admin on 17 March 2019 at 04:11

    As previously reported, the Nikon FTZ mount adapter is now included for free with every Z6 and Z7 camera purchase in the US: Nikon Z6: Adorama | B&H | Amazon Nikon Z7: Adorama | B&H | Amazon The post Nikon FTZ adapter now included for free with every Z6 and Z7 cameras in the US appeared […]

  • Today only: $150 off the Sigma 14-24mm f/2.8 DG HSM Art lens
    by [NR] admin on 17 March 2019 at 04:10

    B&H has an exclusive deal that is valid only for today: the Sigma 14-24mm f/2.8 DG HSM Art lens is $150 off (the regular price is $1,299, offer ends on Mar 17th at 11:59 pm ET): Additional information on the Sigma 14-24mm f/2.8 DG HSM Art lens can be found here. The post Today only: […]

  • Nikon NIKKOR Z 24-70mm f/2.8 S lens hands-on video
    by [NR] admin on 16 March 2019 at 17:28

    Ricci Talks has a new hands-on video about the upcoming Nikon NIKKOR Z 24-70mm f/2.8 S lens (expected to start shipping in April according to the product listings at Amazon and B&H): The new Nikkor Z 24-70mm f/2.8 S lens is now available for pre-order […]

  • The Nikon FTZ mount adapter will be included for free with every Z6 and Z7 cameras in the US
    by [NR] admin on 16 March 2019 at 01:50

    This weekend the Nikon FTZ mount adapter will be included for free with every Z6 and Z7 camera purchase in the US. Stay tuned for the details. Currently, the FTZ adapter is $100 off when purchased in a kit at Adorama, B&H and Amazon. Update: the new deal is now live in the US. The post The […]

  • Meike 50mm f/1.7 lens for Nikon Z-mount review
    by [NR] admin on 15 March 2019 at 20:58

    This Meike Z 50mm f/1.7 lens review is by Steve Gong (stevegongphoto.com, Facebook, Instagram). The lens can be purchased at B&H and Amazon. Introduction Although it’s been six months since the Nikon mirrorless Z system was announced, there’s still a dearth of […]

  • Nikon Museum Special Collection exhibition
    by [NR] admin on 15 March 2019 at 14:08

    Some additional pictures of the upcoming Nikon Museum Special Collection I reported about two weeks ago: Via DC.Watch The post Nikon Museum Special Collection exhibition appeared first on Nikon Rumors. Related posts:Nikon Museum Special Collection exhibition coming on April 2nd A detailed report […]

  • 10% coupon code for used Nikon gear at KEH
    by [NR] admin on 14 March 2019 at 19:12

    For the next 4 days you can get 10% off on "notable" Nikon gear at KEH with coupon code NIK3A (this offer is valid from Thursday 3/14 - Sunday 3/17). This offer excludes ‘New’ and ‘Like New’ grade gear. All used gear sold by KEH comes with a 180-day warranty. KEH is […]