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Raw Right Away is a new NEF plugin for Mac OS

Raw Right Away NEF plugin for Mac OS 4

Raw Right Away is a plugin for Mac OS Finder/Desktop/Dock/Spotlight/etc. that allows you to quickly view Nikon .NEF (and Canon .CR2) files. Raw Right Away is available in the AppStore for $4.99. Additional information after the break:

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New Petzval 58mm Bokeh Control Art lens for Nikon F mount from Lomography

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Lomography are introducing the world’s first Petzval 58mm Bokeh Control Art lens on Kickstarter. The $100,000 funding goal was reached in less than 3 hours. For now the lens is available only on Kickstarter. Shipping is currently planned for December 2015. Lomography already has a Petzval 85mm lens ($599). Specifications: Focal Length: 58mm Aperture: Waterhouse aperture stops, f/1.9, f/2.8, f/4, […]

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Nikon released NEF Codec 1.27.0 and Distortion Control 2.009 updates

Nikon NEF Codec

Nikon released NEF Codec version 1.27.0 and Distortion Control Data version 2.009. What’s new in Nikon NEF Codec version 1.27.0:

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Nikon got a wedding studio truck

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Nikon and Joe McNally converted a truck into a fully functional photo studio and will offer newlywed couples free portraits outside of the NYC Marriage Bureau on June 4 and June 5, 2015. Additional information can be found on Joe McNally’s blog. Here is the full press release:

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Deal of the day: Nikon D4 for $2,995.95

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Adorama currently has refurbished Nikon D4 cameras for $2,995.95 with free shipping (lowest price so far). This deal is available on their website and on their eBay store. Only 3 units were left at the time of this post. The cameras are refurbished by Nikon USA and come with 90 days USA warranty.

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Nikon Capture NX-D 1.2.1, ViewNX-i 1.0.1 and Picture Control Utility 2.1.1 released with support for the D810A camera

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Nikon released new versions of Capture NX-D, ViewNX-i and Picture Control Utility 2 – all three products now support the D810A camera. Here are the download links: Products Version Capture NX-D Ver.1.2.1 ViewNX-i Ver.1.0.1 Picture Control Utility 2 Ver.2.1.1 Change log:

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Firmware updates v1.10 for the Nikon 1 V3 camera and v2.4 for the UT-1 communication unit released

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Nikon released firmware update for the Nikon 1 V3 mirrorless camera with support for the Camera Control Pro 2 v2.22.0 software, allowing the following operations to be performed:

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