Category Archives: Other Nikon stuff

Update: Nikon price increase coming to Europe (new price list from Germany)

A quick update to my Europe price increase post from a few days ago: I received a confirmation from Germany that Nikon prices will go up on February 1st, 2017 – you can see a portion of the new price list above (you can compare it to the current prices on Amazon.de). I was told […]

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The new Fotodiox Fusion Smart AF adapter (Nikon lens on Sony E-mount) supports full aperture control, autofocus, image stabilization, EXIF data and more

The new Fotodiox Fusion Smart AF adapter (Nikon AF-I/AF-S lens to Sony E-mount mirrorless camera) with full automated functions (full aperture control, autofocus, image stabilization, EXIF data) is now shipping (price: $349.95). Here are some of the features:

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Test: Nikon cameras produce the best JPEG files

The Camera Store uploaded a new video comparing the JPEG files from different Canon, Nikon, Sony, Fuji, iPhone, Pentax, Olympus and Panasonic camera and came out to the conclusion that Nikon produces the best overall JPEG files:

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Nikon DX camera vs. cropping or putting a teleconverter on a full frame body

“Nikon DX camera vs. cropping or putting a teleconverter on a full frame body” is a new article by Steve Perry (website | YouTube | Facebook). You can check also his previous [NR] posts here: Have you ever attempted to bag a prize wildlife photo only to discover that you needed a little more “reach” than what the lens hanging […]

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Nikon financial results: profit and income are up, sales are down

Nikon released their financial results for the first half of the year ending on September 30, 2016: Profits are up 54% Operating income is up 23.8% Sales are down Nikon also “decided to conduct a fundamental company-wide restructuring in order to enhance its ability to generate profit and create value” Quote: “Nikon Corp. reported that […]

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Nikon to “re-assign” 1,550 employees in Japan, total headcount will be reduced by 1,000 *UPDATED*

An update on the Nikon layoffs fiasco: as part of their financial statements, Nikon released a “Notice of Restructuring” which describes “re-assigning 1000 employees to reduce fixed cost” in the Lithography division. For the Imaging Business Unit, an additional 350 domestic employees that will be “rationalized” and “re-assigned”. Update: Nikon will actually “re-assign” a total 1,550 […]

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