Category Archives: Nikon Lenses

New third party lenses for Nikon F mount (Laowa, Lensbaby, Yongnuo, Meyer-Optik Görlitz, Zenitar, Lomography)

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Few updates on the latest third party lenses for Nikon F mount: → The Venus Optics Laowa STF 105mm f/2 lens for Nikon F mount is now available for pre-oder at B&H. → New Lensbaby Twist 60 Optic lens announced (price: $279.95). → The Yongnuo YN 50mm f/1.8 lens for Nikon F mount is now available for […]

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Tamron SP 135mm f/1.8 VC Di lens coming next?

Tamron SP 135mm f:1.8 VC lens

A reader sent me the above picture of what appears to be a brochure for a new Tamron SP 135mm f/1.8 VC lens. If true, the official announcement will most likely be in September for Photokina. Tamron recently announced four new Di lenses with VC designed for DSLR cameras. Update: my sources confirmed that this Tamron SP 135mm […]

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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

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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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