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Nikon AF-S Nikkor 400mm f/2.8E FL ED VR lens tested at DxOMark

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DxOMark published their review of the Nikon AF-S Nikkor 400mm f/2.8E FL ED VR lens ($11,996.95) that includes comparisons to the previous 400mm f/2.8G version ($9,699.99) and the Canon EF 400mm f/2.8L IS II USM ($9,999):

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DxOMark's conclusion:

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The latest Adobe update fixes the Nikon D810 Adobe standard profile bug

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Adobe released Camera Raw 9.1.1 and Lightroom CC 2015.1.1 updates. One of the fixed bugs in this release is the missing Nikon D810 Adobe standard profile. Download links:

Also note that this Adobe Camera Raw release (v 9.1.1) will be the last version available for CS6 users:

"In order to pursue further innovations in image processing and workflow technology, the next release of Adobe Camera Raw (v 9.1.1) will be the final version available for use with CS6. Customers can utilize the free Adobe DNG Converter utility to receive the very latest camera support for CS6 and older versions of our software going all the way back to Photoshop CS2 and Lightroom 1.0."

New Nikon F mount lens profiles added in the latest Camera Raw and Lightroom versions:

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New low price: grey market Nikon D750 camera now $1,399

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Grey market Nikon D750 DSLR cameras are now available for $1,399 on eBay - this is a new low price (was $1,499 before).

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First pictures of Nikon 24mm f/1.8G, 24-70mm f/2.8E VR and 200-500mm f/5.6E lenses leaked online

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The first pictures of the 3 new lenses that will soon be announced by Nikon already leaked online - all of them have been reported here in previous posts:

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Nikon produced 95 million interchangeable Nikkor lenses

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Nikon announced today that they have produced a total of 95 million interchangeable Nikkor lenses. Here is the timeline of the previous Nikkor milestones:

Press release:

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Nikon rumored to announce a new 200-500mm lens

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Nikon is rumored to announce a new 200-500mm full frame zoom lens. I am not sure about the aperture - there is a small chance that this could be a fixed aperture lens, but I cannot confirm this right now. In the past few years Nikon has filed several patents for a 200-500mm lens with different variable aperture ranges: f/3.5-5.6, f/4-5.6 and even a joint patent with Tamron for a 200-500mm f/4.5-5.6 lens.

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Weekly Nikon news flash #325

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Metabones announced a new Speed Booster ULTRA 0.71x (Nikon lens to MFT camera) adapter. The price is $479 (pre-order here).

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Nikon Europe posted few more sample images taken with the new Nikkor AF-S 600mm f/4E FL ED VR lens.

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→ New reviews of the Nikon 16-80mm f/2.8-4E VR DX lens ($1,067) by mobile01.com (Google translation), foto-info.si (Google translation) and Photographyblog.
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→ Here are the latest Nikon deals for this week:

Refurbished (US warranty) Grey market (no US warranty)
Nikon D3300 lens kit: $379.95
Nikon D3300 two lens kit$499
Nikon D5200: $389.95
Nikon D5300 lens kit: $489 new
Nikon D7000: $469.95
Nikon D610: $1,099.95 new
Nikon Df: $1,919.95
Nikon Df lens kit: $2.129.95
Nikon D800: $1,699
Nikon D810: $2,399
Nikon 17-35mm f/2.8D: $949
More refurbs: Adorama, B&H & Cameta
Nikon D7200$878
Nikon D7200 lens kit: $899 new
Nikon D750: $1,499
Nikon D810: $2350
Nikon 35mm f/1.4: $1,022 new
Full US warranty
Nikon 1 V3 kit is now $100 off
Nikon D3300 two lens kit is now $350 off
Selected Nikon 1 J5 kits are now $150 off
Nikon WP-N1 waterproof housing for J1: 69.95
Nikon 1 AW1 is now $100 off
Nikon D750 with free 12 months CC subscription
Nikon Df with free GP-1A GPS & WU-1a wireless adapters
Nikon D810 with 24-120mm f/4 lens is now $900 off
The July Nikon rebates are now online

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