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Another Nikon lens patent designed for 1″ sensor (9mm f/1.8)

Nikon 9mm f:1.8 lens patent for 1 inch sensor

Nikon recently filed a patent for a 9mm f/1.8 lens designed for cameras with 1″ sensor (Nikon 1, DL): Patent 2016-38547 Published 2016.3.22 Filing date 2014.8.11 f 9.14 FNO 1.82 2ω 83.72 Y 7.12 BF 14.44 TL 47.00 Here is the full list of recent lens patents designed for 1″ sensor filed by Nikon in […]

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The new AF-P Nikkor 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G DX lenses works only with three Nikon DSLR cameras


The new AF-P DX Nikkor 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G lenses (announced in early January, 2016) are compatible only with three Nikon DSLR cameras: D3300, D5300 and D5500. The lenses will not autofocus on older DX models like the D3100 or D7000. It is not clear for now if Nikon will issue firmware update for older cameras – just […]

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Nikon D7100 & Nikkor 70-200mm f/2.8G II lens review

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    Nikon D7100 & Nikkor 70-200mm f/2.8G II lens review by Shayne Warren (this is an old guest post that somehow slipped through the cracks and I forgot to publish it):

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The Nikon lens-only rebates are expiring this week


     The Nikon US lens-only rebates are expiring this week (April 2nd) and most likely will not be extended: Adorama (they also offer a free accessory for each lens) B&H Amazon doesn’t have a dedicated page, here are the direct links to the discounted lenses:

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Nikon 200-500mm f/5.6E zoom vs. the 500mm f/4E prime lens comparison


Andy Nguyen (website | flickr | facebook) compares the $1,396.95 Nikon 200-500mm f/5.6E zoom lens to the $10,296.95 Nikkor 500mm f/4E prime lens: I know from comments on various photography forums that there’s a lot of people wanting to know if the new Nikon 200-500mm f/5.6 can live up to the hype, and how it measures up to the […]

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