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Look to the East

The Virgin River at 15mm

“Look to the East” by Michael Dees (website | Instagram | 500px): It’s probably not customary to write a guest post about a dear love of mine.  It would seem incongruous with the technical jargon of the Bayer pattern, to speak of the affections, would it not?  Not to mention the fact that, as a Nikon […]

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Nikon 105mm f/1.4E ED lens caught out in the wild, two sample photos included

Nikon AF-S Nikkor 105mm f:1.4E ED lens

Dom Stefanik had the chance to try for a very short time the new Nikon AF-S Nikkor 105mm f/1.4E ED lens and sent me those two sample photos – they are nothing special, but I hope to get more soon:

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Nikon SnapBridge for iOS to be released at the end of August


I received information that the iOS version of SnapBridge will be released at the end of August (will be available for download at the App Store). The Android version was already released back in April. Nikon has been working together with Apple on SnapBridge for a long time (I first reported it in March, 2015). Nikon SnapBridge is compatible […]

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New low price: grey market Nikon D500 now $1,699


Grey market Nikon D500 DSLR cameras are now selling for $1,699 on eBay. This is a new low price – $100 less from last week’s $1,799 listing. Nikon D500 cameras with US warranty are currently priced at $1,996.95, while a $500 discount is available for the D500 + 16-80mm lens kit. Nikon USA recently allowed some grey market […]

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Nikon D3400 to come with an improved “Guide Mode”


A quick update on the upcoming Nikon D3300 camera replacement – the new model will be called D3400 and will have a new 24.2MP sensor, Snapbridge connectivity and an improved “Guide Mode”. Expect the official announcement in the next few weeks before the Photokina show in September. It remains a mystery why Nikon skipped the D5400 and […]

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Nikon multi-aperture computational camera patent

Nikon multi-aperture computational camera patent 1

Nikon has a new patent application filed recently in Japan for a multi-aperture computational camera similar to the Light L16. Nikon’s patent is for a compact camera with four different sensors paired with four different lenses (with different angle of view).

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