< ! --Digital window verification 001 -->

Reviews of the Tamron SP 35mm and 45mm f/1.8 Di VC USD full frame lenses

The first reviews of the two new 35mm and 45mm f/1.8 full frame Tamron lenses with Vibration Compensation are now available online (both priced at $599, shipping starts on September 29th):

Read More »

Posted in Nikon Lenses | Tagged , | 44 Comments

This new Airnef utility can download files from a WiFi-equipped Nikon camera to a computer

Airnef is a new, open-source utility for downloading/transferring images and movies from a WiFi-equipped Nikon camera to a computer. Airnef runs on Windows, Mac, and Linux. It supports all Nikon cameras that have built-in WiFi interfaces, along with those using external Nikon WU-1a and WU-1b WiFi adapters. Airnef may also work with Nikon's WT-4A and WT-5A wireless adapters for the D3/D4/D8x, although this has not been tested. Download links, installation instructions and a user guide can be found here. Here is the tutorial/demo video:

Read More »

Posted in Nikon Software | Tagged , , | 21 Comments

Weekly Nikon news flash #333

Sigma 24-35mm f:2 DG HSM Art lens 2
→ The Sigma 24-35mm f/2 DG HSM Art lens is now in stock at almost all major retailers (B&H, AdoramaAmazon USAmazon UKAmazon Germany and Amazon France).

Sample photos taken with the new Zeiss Milvus lenses. See also Ming Thein's thoughts on the Milvus line.

→ The latest Nikon deals:

→ Nikon Behind The Scenes: Get closer with macro lenses.

→ Nikon Asia posted several videos on Mongolia from their Exploring Nikkor Lenses series. Here are few more videos on the different lenses used in the video:

Read More »

Posted in Weekly Nikon News Flash | 50 Comments

Nikon 24mm f/1.8G ED and 200-500mm f/5.6E ED VR lenses now shipping

The new Nikon 24mm f/1.8G ED and 200-500mm f/5.6E ED VR lenses started shipping in several countries today.

DSC_0665 DSC_0654
DSC_0655 DSC_0656
DSC_0659 DSC_0657
Update: B&H started shipping the 200-500mmm lens today:

Nikon 200-500mm f:5.6E ED VR lens shipping
DCWatch posted a detailed review of the 200-500mm lens. Few random sample photos taken in Austria with the D7200 can be found here. Additional sample photos: here and here.

Check availability at B&HAdoramaAmazon, Amazon Germany, Amazon UKWEX (UK), Calumet (UK) and Foto Hans Keuzekamp (NL).

Nikon 24mm f:1.8G ED lens 4 Nikon 24mm f:1.8G ED lens 2
Nikon 24mm f:1.8G ED lens 3 Nikon 24mm f:1.8G ED lens 1
Check out the new Nikon 24mm f/1.8G ED lens review at foto-info.si. The lens is currently in stock at B&HWEX (UK) and Foto Hans Keuzekamp (NL). Check also the availability at: AdoramaAmazon USCalumet (UK), Amazon UK and Amazon Germany.


Posted in Nikon Lenses | Tagged , | 63 Comments

Nikon 24mm f/1.8G ED quick lens review

The new Nikon 24mm f/1.8G ED lens should start shipping tomorrow. Here is a quick review by Marcel Bihr:

Read More »

Posted in Nikon D300s, Nikon Lenses, [NR] Reviews | Tagged , | 84 Comments

Nikon School 2015-2016 schedule announced (for USA)

Nikon School
Nikon USA announced the 2015-2016 Nikon School schedule. The PDF with the class schedule, location and pricing can be found here or just visit the official website.

Full press release:

Read More »

Posted in Other Nikon stuff | Tagged | 4 Comments

What to expect next from Nikon

Nikon Rumors
This is an updated post on what to expect from Nikon in the near future (rumors + speculations):

Read More »

Posted in Nikon 1, Nikon D400, Nikon D5, Nikon Lenses, Nikon Point and Shoot | Tagged , , | 221 Comments