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Category Archives: Nikon Lenses

New Nikkor.com website

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Nikon launched a new Nikkor.com website that already has several old and some new lens related articles:

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Sigma 24mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art lens for Nikon F mount announced

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The more interesting announcement today is the new Sigma 24mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art lens for Nikon F mount that has been rumored for a while. The Nikon version should start shipping in April, 2015. Update: the price of the Sigma 24mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art lens is $849 and is currently available for pre-order at […]

Sigma 24mm f:1.4 DG HSM Art Lens for Nikon F
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Nikon Nikkor 300mm f/4E PF ED VR lens review (video)

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There is a new Nikkor 300mm f/4E PF ED VR lens video review on YouTube:

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Rokinon/Samyang/Walimex 12mm f/2.8 fish-eye lens review

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Rokinon/Samyang/Walimex 12mm f/2.8 fish-eye lens for Nikon F mount ($499) review by Julian Eichhoff  (Website | Facebook | Twitter): In September 2014, Samyang announced a 12 mm f2.8 fish-eye lens for full format cameras. At Photokina Cologne, I had the chance to take a peek, but since it was showcased behind glass, I did not learn anything I did not know […]

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Some interesting Nikon patents including a Nikkor 24-70mm f/2.8 PF VR lens

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Some interesting Nikon lens patents: In May, 2014 Nikon filed a patent for a new 24-70mm f/2.8 lens with Phase Fresnel (PF) element (diffractive lens). I already mentioned few times that a new 24-70mm f/2.8 VR lens is on the horizon – if Nikon really uses a PF lens in the next version, the size and weight will […]

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Nikkor 300mm f/4E PF ED VR lens now shipping worldwide

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The new Nikkor 300mm f/4E PF ED VR lens (more information available here) is now shipping worldwide, including in the US. The lens was scheduled to start shipping on February 5th. You can check in-stock availability at those retailers: Amazon B&H Adorama Best Buy Foto Hans Keuzekamp WEX (UK) Jessops (UK) Here is a quick […]

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Tokina AT-X 11-20mm f/2.8 PRO DX lens US price announced

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The US price of the Tokina AT-X 11-20mm f/2.8 PRO DX lens (Aspherical, IF, APS-C) was officially announced today – B&H just listed the lens as available for pre-order at $599. Shipping will start on March 2, 2015. Additional information on the Tokina AT-X 11-20mm f/2.8 PRO DX lens can be found here, some sample images are available here. […]

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