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New Nikon patents (US update)

I will have another update on the latest patent applications from Japan in few hours. First, the latest patent applications filed in the US: US patent application 20100238540 proposes a way of eliminating harmful UV light in the lens in order to protect your eyes (if your sun glasses have UV filter, why not your lens?): “An […]

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Nikon AF-S 16-35mm f/4G ED lens now shipping

The first reported lucky owner is from France. B&H is also now taking pre-orders, which is a clear indication that shipment will start in the next few days (B&H doesn’t put items for pre-order unless they know a shipment is coming).

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Pre-order options (Nikon 24mm f/1.4 & 16-35mm f/4)

Nikkor AF-S 24mm f/1.4G ED: Amazon Adorama B&H (wishlist only) Calumet (search for NT21113) Nikkor AF-S 16-35mm f/4G ED VR Amazon Adorama B&H – now also accepting pre-orders Calumet (search for NT21395) More pre-orders options coming soon.

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AF-S NIKKOR 24mm f/1.4G ED & AF-S NIKKOR 16-35mm f/4G ED VR official

First report on the new lenses from Bob Krist. Check it out (yes the copter shot is there). AF-S NIKKOR 16-35mm f/4G ED VR: Price: $1259.95 Available in late February 2010 Ultra wide-angle zoom lens that covers focal lengths from 16mm to 35mm Vibration Reduction (VR II) enables sharper pictures while shooting at shutter speeds […]

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It has begun!

http://press.nikonusa.com/ is down

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Nikkor AF-S 24 mm f/1.4 and Nikkor AF-S 16-35 mm f/4.0G ED VR only tonight

Those are the full names of the two lenses for tonight: Nikkor AF-S 24 mm f/1.4 and Nikkor AF-S 16-35 mm f/4.0G ED VR. Nothing else will be released.

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I say those are samples from the new Nikkor 16-35mm f/4 VR lens

Update: Bob Krist clarified the lenses he used to take the pictures on his blog – 18-70mm kit lens from the old D70 and the 16-85mm. You can read his comments at the end of this thread. And make sure you visit his website tomorrow tomorrow for some interesting news (not, the news is not Sony/Zeiss […]

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