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Spike in DSLR camera shipments in April

CIPA DSLR vs mirrorless camera shipments

Last week Sony published an entire press release describing how successful their mirrorless offering is. There is no doubt that Sony has done a lot in a short period of time, but this is mainly because (I think) they remained unchallenged by the major players (Nikon and Canon). CIPA published their data for April and […]

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Some scenes of the new Mad Max movie were shot with Nikon cameras

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Some of the scenes in the new Mad Max: Fury Road movie were shot with Nikon cameras:

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First Nikon D810A review

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The Swedish astrophotographer Göran Strand published the first review of the Nikon D810A camera on his blog. The ISO comparison between the D810, D800E and D3s clearly shows the advantages of the D810A (click for larger view): Here is Göran’s conclusion:

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New Petzval 58mm Bokeh Control Art lens for Nikon F mount from Lomography

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Lomography are introducing the world’s first Petzval 58mm Bokeh Control Art lens on Kickstarter. The $100,000 funding goal was reached in less than 3 hours. For now the lens is available only on Kickstarter. Shipping is currently planned for December 2015. Lomography already has a Petzval 85mm lens ($599). Specifications: Focal Length: 58mm Aperture: Waterhouse aperture stops, f/1.9, f/2.8, f/4, […]

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Gary Yost on shooting infrared music video underwater with a Nikon D200 and D5200 IR converted cameras

In this guest posts Gary Yost (www.garyyost.com) will share his experience on shooting infrared music video underwater with a Nikon D200 and D5200 IR converted cameras. See also his previous posts on the “Hawaiian Tree Bones” infrared time-lapse and the Full Moon Pacific Blanket time-lapse videos. The SF-based band Yassou Benedict came to me in June of 2014 […]

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Nikon NPS members are now getting 20% repair discount in the US

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Nikon NPS members in the US are now getting 20% discount on repairs. You can read all the details here:

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Egypt through my eyes

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  Egypt through my eyes by Giovanni A. Mocchetti (Facebook | 500px | Instagram): My name is Giovanni Mocchetti aka John MK and I’m a 20 years old photographer based in Milan, Italy. My work concentrates on fashion and events, but sometimes I have the chance to travel and to explore new fascinating places and cultures. The plan was […]

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