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Nikon eBay finds: rare and expensive

Nikon museum collection 8

→ Rare Nikon museum collection of more than 75 special and rare Nikon cameras/items for $59,995. → Nikon 13mm f/5.6 AIS rectilinear ultra-wide angle lens for $44,999.99. → Nikon Stereo-Nikkor 1:3.5 3.5cm lens attached to a Nikon S2 rangefinder camera for $47,500. → Nikon Nippon Kogaku SP camera with Nikkor N.C 50mm f/1.1 black paint lens for […]

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First Nikon 200-500mm f/5.6E lens review now online


Few days ago I reported that the new Nikon 200-500mm f/5.6E lens is already shipping in Asia. The first review of the lens is already available online at digineff.cz (Google translation) and includes full resolution sample photos. According to B&H and Amazon, the Nikkor 200-500mm f/5.6E lens will start shipping in the US on September 17th.

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Two new Nikon lens patents: Nikkor 28mm f/1.8 VR and 1 Nikkor 7.5mm f/2.8

Nikon 1 Nikkor 7.5mm f:2.8 lens patent

Nikon has filed a new patent application for a 28mm f/1.8 VR lens (the current 28mm f/1.8 model doesn’t have VR) Nikon also has a patent application for a new 1 Nikkor 7.5mm f/2.8 lens (designed for 1″ sensor). In the past few months Nikon has filed a large number of lens patents for the Nikon 1 mirrorless system.

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First Nikon 200-500mm f/5.6E lens shipped in Asia


A mobile01 forum member already received the new Nikon 200-500mm f/5.6E lens. The thread contains also several sample images. The technical specifications of the lens can be found here. According to B&H and Amazon, shipping in the US should start on September 17th.

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This weekend only: exclusive $170 off on the Sigma 50mm f/1.4 DG HSM ART lens


This weekend only you can get $170 off on the Sigma 50mm f/1.4 DG HSM ART lens for Nikon F mount when you use this exclusive [NR] coupon code: NRWEEKEND The coupon code will work only if you purchase from Adorama trough this link and it will expire this Sunday, September 6th at 11:59 pm EST. Unfortunately this offer […]

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Nikon AF-S Nikkor 600mm f/4E FL ED VR lens video review: wildlife photography in Alaska

Nikon AF-S Nikkor 600mm f:4E FL ED VR lens field review wildlife photography in Alaska

This Nikon AF-S 600mm f/4E FL ED VR lens video review is by Aaron Baggenstos (website | Facebook | YouTube | portfolio): I was recently given the opportunity to field test the new Nikon AF-S 600mm f/4E FL ED VR Lens in Alaska, one of my favorite places for wildlife photography and a place where I lead several photography […]

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Tamron SP 35mm and 45mm f/1.8 Di VC USD lenses for Nikon F mount announced


Tamron announced the previously rumored full frame prime lenses for Nikon F mount: Even when used wide open at F/1.8 aperture, provides outstanding image quality with maximum aberration compensation, thanks to optimal use of sophisticated glass materials and highly advanced optical design 35mm focal length with fast F/1.8 maximum aperture and integral VC (Vibration Compensation) for full-frame […]

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