Nikon Rumors

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  • Fluorescence turtle embryo wins the 45th annual Nikon Small World Competition 2019
    by [NR] admin on 22 October 2019 at 17:24

    The 2019 Nikon Small World winners were announced: Additional information: The winners of the 45th annual competition showcase a spectacular blend of science and artistry under the microscope. Nikon Instruments Inc. today announced the winners of the forty-fifth annual Nikon Small World […]

  • New Nikkor Z mirrorless lens instant savings coming to the US on October 24
    by [NR] admin on 22 October 2019 at 04:09

    A few days ago Nikon started a new savings program in Europe that included also many of the latest Z mirrorless gear. Similar savings will also be introduced in the US on October 24. Here are some of the new Nikkor Z mirrorless lens instant savings: Nikkor Z 35mm f/1.8: $150 instant savings […]

  • Nikon at the 2019 PhotoPlus Expo (PPE)
    by [NR] admin on 21 October 2019 at 22:04

    Additional information on the Nikon booth at the 2019 PhotoPlus Expo (PPE) in NYC, including the full schedule of presentations: Discover, Create And Learn: Nikon Brings Excitement And Innovation To PhotoPlus 2019 PHOTOPLUS EXPO, BOOTH #401 – At the PhotoPlus Expo (PPE), Nikon’s booth […]

  • Weekly Nikon news flash #545
    by [NR] admin on 20 October 2019 at 22:54

    → Refurbished Nikon 1 V3 camera + Nikkor 10-30mm f/3.5-5.6 PD-ZOOM lens $299.95 ($897 or 75% off) → Refurbished Nikon 1 Nikkor 6.7-13mm f/3.5-5.6 VR: $149.95 You save: $150.00 (50%) → More refurbished Nikon gear at Adorama → Tamron has new patents for 18mm f/1.8, 20mm […]

  • Meike MK-MT24 wireless macro flash system review
    by [NR] admin on 19 October 2019 at 23:45

    Meike MK-MT24 wireless macro flash system (Adorama | Amazon) review by Steve Gong (website | Facebook | Instagram - see also his Meike 50mm f/1.7 lens for Nikon Z-mount review): The Meike MT-MT24 is one of the most interesting lighting products I’ve ever used. The concept of this product […]

  • The new Nikon Nikkor Z 24mm f/1.8 S mirrorless lens is now shipping
    by [NR] admin on 18 October 2019 at 20:11

    The new Nikon Nikkor Z 24mm f/1.8 S mirrorless lens is now shipping as already reported. Check availability at: US: Adorama | B&H | Amazon UK: WEX | Park Camera | Amazon Germany: Calumet Canada: Camera Canada Here is a Nikkor Z 24mm f/1.8 […]

  • New versions of Skylum Luminar 4 and ON1 Photo RAW 2020 officially released
    by [NR] admin on 17 October 2019 at 17:38

    The new Skylum Luminar 4 is now available for pre-order and it will be available tomorrow (additional information). The new ON1 Photo RAW 2020 is now officially released (additional info). The post New versions of Skylum Luminar 4 and ON1 Photo RAW 2020 officially released appeared first […]

  • Tokina ATX-i 11-16mm f/2.8 CF lens for Nikon F-mount officially announced
    by [NR] admin on 17 October 2019 at 03:05

    The previously rumored Tokina ATX-i 11-16mm f/2.8 CF APS-C DSLR lens for Nikon F-mount is now officially announced. Shipping will start on November 8. For US pricing, check Adorama, B&H and Amazon (not available at the time of this post). Update: pre-orders are now open at B&H Photo. […]

  • The Nikon KeyMission 170 camera fire sale has started
    by [NR] admin on 16 October 2019 at 23:30

    The Nikon KeyMission 170 camera fire sale has started: Amazon: $147- $178 (renewed) eBay: $140 - $150 Newegg: $139 Rakuten: $138 The "regular" price of the KeyMission 170 is still $396.95 at Adorama and B&H. The post The Nikon KeyMission 170 camera fire sale has started appeared first on Nikon […]

  • The latest Nikon Z accessories
    by [NR] admin on 16 October 2019 at 20:32

      → Rayqual has several new lens adapters for Nikon Z-mount (Rayqual adapters are sold at Amazon and eBay). → Zacuto camera cage for Nikon Z6 and Z7 mirrorless cameras. → Altson CEF-NZ smart adaptor for using Canon EF/EF-S lenses on Nikon Z cameras (with aperture […]

  • New Nikon instant savings in Europe
    by [NR] admin on 16 October 2019 at 04:13

    Nikon started new instant savings in Europe - see the details at Amazon UK and at: Nikon winter savings at Calumet Germany (the new Nikon Z50 already has a €150 rebate, even the Nikkor Z 85mm f/1.8 and Nikkor Z 14-30mm f/4 are discounted): Nikon UK winter savings at WEX: Nikon UK […]

  • 2019 Nikon camera range/level positioning
    by [NR] admin on 15 October 2019 at 20:27

    I briefly covered the new 2019 Nikon camera range/level positioning when the Z50 was announced. Here is the detailed breakdown - there is clearly a spot for another cheaper Z camera (I also think there will be another pro-level Z model): Professional full-frame Nikon Z7 Nikon D850 […]

  • Meike MK 85mm f/2.8 mirrorless macro lens for Nikon Z-mount now available
    by [NR] admin on 15 October 2019 at 16:03

    The new Meike MK 85mm f/2.8 mirrorless macro lens for Nikon Z-mount is now shipping and is currently in stock at Amazon (also available for pre-order at B&H). Additional information on the lens can be found here, a review of the lens is available here: New: Meike MK 85mm f/2.8 mirrorless […]

  • New Tokina ATX-i 11-16mm f/2.8 CF lens for Nikon F-mount to be announced this week
    by [NR] admin on 15 October 2019 at 14:58

    Tokina is rumored to announce a new ATX-i 11-16mm f/2.8 CF ultra-wide-angle zoom lens for APS-C cameras (DX) this week (replacement for the current 11-16mm f/2.8 model). Shipping is expected to start on November 8. The lens will be available for both Nikon and Canon mounts. The suggested […]

  • New Rumiere Noct-Master APO 75mm f/0.95 mirrorless full-frame manual focus lens for Nikon Z-mount (Noct?)
    by [NR] admin on 14 October 2019 at 22:55

    Last year Nisi showed their new 75mm f/0.95 mirrorless full-frame manual focus lens for Sony E, Canon R, Nikon Z and L-mounts. Based on the pictures, it seems that the company has decided to market the lens under the name Rumiere Noct-Master APO 75mm f/0.95. This could be a problem since Nikon […]

  • Weekly Nikon news flash #544
    by [NR] admin on 13 October 2019 at 17:15

    → Ending today - $200 off on EACH of the Tamron holy trinity lenses: Tamron SP 15-30mm f/2.8 Di VC USD G2: Adorama | B&H |Amazon Tamron SP 24-70mm f/2.8 Di VC USD G2: Adorama | B&H |Amazon Tamron SP 70-200mm f/2.8 Di VC USD G2: Adorama | B&H |Amazon → The Nikon […]

  • The Delkin CFexpress memory cards are here
    by [NR] admin on 12 October 2019 at 23:48

    The previously reported Delkin CFexpress memory cards are already here - four different sizes are available: Delkin 128GB CFexpress memory card Delkin 256GB CFexpress memory card Delkin 512GB CFexpress memory card Delkin 1TB CFexpress memory card Price comparison - the new […]

  • Nikon Z-Noct-Nikkor 58mm f/0.95 lens sample photos
    by [NR] admin on 12 October 2019 at 03:54

    Nikon Z-Noct-Nikkor 58mm f/0.95 lens sample photos: More hi-res sample photos available on Flickr: Noct-Nikkor 58mm f/0.95 lens pre-orders: Adorama | B&H | Amazon | Park Camera | WEX | Calumet | Camera Canada The post Nikon […]

  • Nikon Z-Noct-Nikkor 58mm f/0.95 lens additional coverage
    by [NR] admin on 11 October 2019 at 01:33

    Leica Noctilux-M 50mm f/0.95 ASPH vs. the new Nikon Z-Noct-Nikkor 58mm f/0.95 lens. → The Nikon CT-101 trunk case for the Nikon Z-Noct-Nikkor 58mm f/0.95 lens will cost you $899. Hands-on with Nikon's 58mm f/0.95 Noct lens at Dpreview. Noct-Nikkor 58mm f/0.95 lens […]

  • Nikon MB-N10 battery pack additional coverage
    by [NR] admin on 11 October 2019 at 01:28

    Nikon MB-N10 battery pack additional information from Nikon USA: The MB-N10 is a Multi Battery Power Pack for the Z 7 and Z 6 full frame mirrorless cameras (cameras sold separately). It is designed to add additional shooting time versus just using the battery in the camera alone. The MB-N10 may […]