Category Archives: Nikon Flashes

Venus Optics KX-800 Macro Twin Flash review


This review of the Venus Optics KX-800 Macro Twin Flash is by Bernhard Sperling: In early April 2015 the Chinese manufacturer Venus Optics announced the KX-800 Macro Twin Flash. The announcement was also reported in an earlier NR post. The flash is fitted with three flexible arms, of which two carry each a flash tube unit and […]

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Phottix: the Nikon D750 hot shoe has different dimensions than previous camera models

Nikon D700-and-D750-hot shoe-dimensions

Phottix found out that the hot shoe on the Nikon D750 has different dimensions than previous camera models – being longer in the front (see comparison picture above). This is causing some issues with the Phottix Odin TTL trigger:

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Nikon D750 camera, SB-500 flash now in stock


The Nikon D750 is currently in stock at: B&H Amazon Adorama (with free overnight shipping) BestBuy Jessops (UK) The Nikon SB-500 is also currently in stock at B&H. Nikon D750 unboxing video from and Nikon UK:

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Nikon D750, Nikkor 20mm f/1.8 and SB-500 Speedlight to start shipping this week


Update: Nikon D750 now in stock at Amazon. The Nikon D750 camera (see updated pre-order options) is scheduled to start shipping tomorrow (September 23). The new Nikkor 20mm f/1.8G ED lens and SB-500 Speedlight will both start shipping on September 25. The Nikon D750 manual is already available online (in French). Few additional D750 sample […]

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Nikon SB-300 vs. SB-500 vs. SB-700 vs. SB-910 Speedlight flash specs comparison


I also created a specifications comparison sheet for the currently available Nikon Speedlight flashes (except the close-up flash system) based on the information provided by Nikon USA – click here to see it.

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