Category Archives: Other Nikon stuff

Nikon is 99 years old today

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Happy birthday to Nikon – the company turns 99 years old today. From Wikipedia:

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Most pros used Nikons to record Apollo 11 blast-off to moon

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47 years ago the Lunar Module ‘The Eagle’ landed on the moon… Most pros used Nikons to record Apollo 11 blast-off to moon When Apollo 11 slowly lifted skyward from Cape Kennedy on its lunar flight, spewing violent clouds of smoke and flame in its wake, more cameras than pairs of eyes seemed to be aimed […]

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Another Nikon price increase is coming to the UK on August 1st

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Another Nikon price increase is coming to the UK on August 1st because of the falling value of the British Pound against the Japanese Yen: From what I understood the price increase will be across the board and will include all Nikon products. The last Nikon price increase in Europe was just few months ago. If […]

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An American View of Havana

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An American View of Havana by Geoff Livingston (Photoshelter | 500px | Flickr): Havana Offers Much More than Cars Cuba offers Americans a forbidden destination. Even in the current era of warming between Havana and Washington, DC, we still need a special visa to visit Cuba. Worse, there is a sense that when all of the barriers finally drop, […]

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Collection of vintage Nikon ads

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Slow news day. Here are several vintage Nikon camera and lens ads from the 1950s and 1960s:

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