The Nikon lens only rebates are now gone. Here are the new Nikon combo rebates for April:
The following lenses are included in the Nikon DSLR combo rebates for April:
Similar savings are available also at Adorama and Amazon.
Today Lensbaby announced the previously rumored Velvet 56mm f/1.6 lens that will be available for Nikon F mount cameras. Here are the Velvet 56 basic specs and features:
- 1:2 Macro
- 62mm filter
- Focuses from 5" from front element to infinity
- Metal lens hood included with Velvet 56 lenses for mirrorless cameras only
- Dimensions (DSLR) 86mm at infinity to 112mm at Macro, 71.96mm diameter
- Dimensions (mirrorless without hood) 94mm Infinity to 120mm at Macro
- Weight ~400 grams
The price of the lens is $499.95 and it is currently available for pre-order at B&H and Adorama. There is also a Velvet SE (Special Edition) version with clear anodized finish, engraved aperture and focus markings that will retail for $599.95:
Shipping will start on April 13, 2015.
→ Samyang/Rokinon 100mm f/2.8 and T3.1 ED UMC MACRO lenses for Nikon F-mount officially announced.
→ Iridient Developer 3.0.1 released with Nikon D7200 support.
→ Three Nikon products received the 2015 Red Dot Product Design award: Nikon 1 J4, Nikon 1 S2, and the Coolpix S6900.
→ The latest Nikon deals (updated weekly - arrows indicate a price change since last week):
→ Nikon is one of the sponsors of the OPTIC 2015 - a free 3 days conference in NYC on outdoor photography/video travel imaging.
Here are few sample images from the Nikon 1 J5 mirrorless camera that has a new 1" 20.8MP backside-illumination CMOS sensor:
Sports photography with slow shutter speeds is by Omari Stephens (website | Google+ | Patreon):
Together with the J5 mirrorless camera, Nikon announced also a new selfie stick (model MP001) that can be yours for $59.95 (pre-order at Adorama or B&H). Nikon is again late to the game - selfie sticks are slowly getting banned all over the place.
Detailed description of the Nikon MP001 selfie stick:
The price of refurbished Nikon Coolpix A cameras dropped again this week to $299.95 at Adorama (was $329 last week).
When announced, the Coolpix A costed $1.099.