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The latest Nikon patents: waterproof 1 Nikkor 7.2-13.6mm f/3.5-4.5 lens and… a smart water bottle

Nikon smart water bottle patent

New Nikon patent application for a 1 Nikkor AW 7.2-13.6mm f/3.5-4.5 waterproof lens for the AW mirrorless product line (1″ sensor). There is another Nikon waterproof lens patent for a Nikkor AW 10-45mm f/4.5-5.6 lens: Nikon currently has only two Nikkor AW lenses: AW 11-27.5mm f/3.5-5.6 and AW 10mm f/2.8. I am not sure what to make […]

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Nikon AF-S Nikkor 600mm f/4E FL ED VR lens first look

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This field test report on the new Nikon 600mm f/4E FL ED VR lens is by Jess Lee (jessleephotos.com, westernphotographers.com, click on images for larger view): I had been waiting for this lens to be announced for what seemed like a very long time. I needed a replacement for the Canon 600 I had sold after the first of the year. […]

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Nikon has new 95mm and 82mm circular polarizing and neutral color NC filters

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With the latest Nikkor lens announcement, Nikon also introduced four new circular polarizing and neutral color NC filters in 95mm (for the Nikkor 200-500mm f/5.6E ED VR lens) and 82mm (for the Nikkor 24-70mm f/2.8E ED VR lens): Nikon 95mm circular polarizing filter II ($259.9) Nikon 95mm neutral color NC filter ($159.95) Nikon 82mm circular polarizing filter II […]

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First Nikon AF-S Nikkor 24-70mm f/2.8E ED VR lens review now online

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Foto-info.si published their full review in English of the new Nikon 24-70mm f/2.8E ED VR lens that includes full resolution photos (incl. sharpness and distortion samples):

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Rokinon launches Xeen line of cinema lenses for Nikon F mount

Rokinon launches Xeen line of cinema lenses for Nikon F mount

The previously rumored new Rokinon Xeen cinema lenses are now officially announced and are available also for Nikon F mount: Rokinon Xeen 24mm T1.5 ($2,495) Rokinon Xeen 50mm T1.5 ($2,495) Rokinon Xeen 85mm T1.5 ($2,495) Additional information:

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Nikon AF-S Nikkor 24-70mm f/2.8E ED VR lens sample photos

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Nikon Europe posted several sample images from the new Nikon 24-70mm f/2.8E ED VR lens on flickr:

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Tamron announced the lightest 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 Di II VC zoom lens for Nikon F mount

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Tamron announced the lightest 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 Di II VC zoom lens for Nikon F mount (among 18-200mm interchangeable lenses for APS-C DSLR cameras with image stabilization, weight: 400g/14.1oz): The price of the new version is $249 and shipping will start on August 20th. Technical specifications, MTF charts and other details can be found over at […]

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