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Category Archives: Nikon Lenses

Shooting with the Nikon AF-S 400mm f/2.8G ED VR lens

My name is Villager Jim, I’m a wildlife photographer with a slant on street photography or life photography, and I like to call my style “country lane photography”! Thought I would write a short review on my long term thoughts of owning and using daily the amazing 400mm Nikon 2.8 lens. What I am not […]

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Tamron SP 150-600mm f/5-6.3 Di VC USD for Nikon to start shipping on April 30

  Today Tamron Japan announced the shipping date for the Nikon version of the SP 150-600mm f/5-6.3 Di VC USD lens: April 30, 2014. Additional lens information: Pre-order options: Adorama | B&H | Amazon | WEX UK | Foto Hans Keuzekamps Sample images taken with the Tamron SP 150-600mm f/5-6.3 Di VC USD lens (Canon version): -1- | -2- | -3- | -4- Tamron SP 150-600mm f/5-6.3 Di VC USD […]

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Deal of the day: refurbished Nikkor 800mm f/5.6E FL ED VR lens for $15,000

Roberts Camera has listed a refurbished Nikkor 800mm f/5.6E FL ED VR lens for $14,999.88 on eBay with 180 days USA warranty and free shipping (new lens price: $17,896.95). Few other refurbished listings:

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Pricing and availability of the Tamron 16-300mm f/3.5-6.3 Di II VC PZD MACRO (Model B016) lens for Nikon mount

Right after Nikon announced the new 18-300mm f/3.5-6.3G ED VR lens, Tamron published the price and availability of their 16-300mm f/3.5-6.3 Di II VC PZD MACRO (Model B016) lens for Nikon mount: Price: $629 (vs. $896.95 for the Nikon version) Shipping will start on April 24 in Japan Quick specifications comparison between the Nikon and Tamron lenses:

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Sigma 50mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art lens now available for pre-order at $949

The US price of the Sigma 50mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art lens will be $949 (as previously reported). B&H is currently taking pre-orders for the Nikon version. Update: Adorama and Amazon are now also taking pre-orders.

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Sigma 50mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art pricing and shipping info

The pricing of the new Sigma 50mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art lens will officially be announced tonight, but rumors already point to a $1,000 price tag (maybe even in the $900 range in the US). Shipping will start on April 25 for the Canon version, the Nikon mount will be released later.  The first 50mm Art review from […]

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Lensbaby 5.8mm f/3.5 circular fisheye lens with Nikon mount announced

Lensbaby announced a new 5.8mm f/3.5 circular fisheye lens for Nikon mount ($299.95). For additional information including specifications and sample images, visit PhotoRumors.

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