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What to expect next from Nikon

Nikon Rumors

This is an updated post on what to expect from Nikon in the future – the next official announcement will most likely be for the Nikkor 16-80mm f/2.8-3.5 DX, 500mm f/4E and 600mm f/4E FL ED VR lenses (not sure if they will be introduced together):

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Tokina 24-70mm f/2.8 AT-X Pro FX lens US price announced: $999

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The US price of the Tokina 24-70mm f/2.8 AT-X Pro FX lens was announced today: $999. B&H, Adorama and Amazon are currently taking pre-orders. Shipping will start in August. Specifications: Mount Availability: Canon, Nikon Focal Length: 24-70MM Full Frame Sensor Comp’: Yes Maximum Aperture: F/2.8 Minimum Aperture: F/22 Optical Construction: 15 Elements / 11 Groups Coatings: Multi-layer coatings […]

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The world’s widest 1:1 macro lens Venus Optics Laowa 15mm f/4 will be available in Nikon F mount

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Just a quick note in case you are not following PhotoRumors (you should!) – the world’s widest 1:1 macro lens, the Laowa 15mm f/4 that got announced by Venus Optics earlier today, will be available also in Nikon F mount. The price is $479 (available for pre-order). Read all the details and see some interesting sample images taken […]

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The Sigma 24-35mm f/2 DG HSM Art full frame lens for Nikon F mount is now officially announced

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Just as I reported yesterday, Sigma officially announced their 24-35mm f/2 DG HSM Art full frame lens for Nikon F mount. The full press release, technical specs and key features can be found over at PhotoRumors. Check the pricing at B&H (not yet announced).

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Sigma to announce a new 24-35mm f/2 DG HSM Art full frame lens for Nikon F mount

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Update: the lens is now officially announced. Earlier today I reported on PhotoRumors that Sigma will announce a new 24-35mm f/2 DG HSM Art full frame lens. The first pictures just leaked online courtesy of digicame-info. No additional info is available, stay tuned for more.

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New Nikon 16-80mm f/2.8-3.5 DX lens also rumored for this summer

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In addition to refreshing the 500mm f/4 and 600mm f/4 lenses this summer, Nikon may also introduce a new Nikkor 16-80mm f/2.8-3.5 DX lens (or f/2.8-4) for APS-C DSLR cameras. The new lens is supposed to be a replacement for the Nikkor 16-85mm f/3.5-5.6G DX ED VR (currently $200 off) but it will have a different hood – it […]

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Next Nikon announcement: new Nikkor 500mm f/4E FL ED VR and 600mm f/4E FL ED VR lenses

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Last year I reported that Nikon will be refreshing their high end tele-lenses by adding a fluorite element (FL). There have been also a numerous patents filed for Nikkor FL telephoto lenses. Nikon will officially announce two new FL lenses in the next 30-60 days: Nikkor AF-S 500mm f/4E FL ED VR Nikkor AF-S 600mm […]

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