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Nikon: “this is not the last lens announcement we’ll be making this year”

Dpreview has an interview with Robert Cristina (Manager of professional products, Europe) and Ludovic Drean (Product Manager for lenses, Europe). Drean said:  “If even 5% of the D40, D50, D60, D80, D90 owners buy this lens, that’s a huge number,” – this pretty much explains why this lens was released – it has a huge financial potential for […]

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The new Nikon AF-S Nikkor 35mm f/1.8G DX available for pre-order

Here is the link many readers have been asking me about: Nikon AF-S Nikkor 35mm f/1.8G DX is now available for pre-order. I will be updating this entry as more stores start selling this lens (sticky post – scroll down for the latest rumors).  Amazon

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Here it is: Nikon AF-S Nikkor 35mm f/1.8G DX

This post will be updated constantly – keep checking. 10:40 pm: Nikon Japan just could not wait to give us the goodies… before the official release time and Nikon US – like a Swiss watch @ 11pm: nikonusa.com Product brochure link Very good price (US): $199.95! Nikon will be selling a bunch of those. It all […]

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Nikon AF-S Nikkor 35mm f/1.8G DX specs

Nikon AF-S Nikkor 35mm f/1.8G DX specs: Min focusing distance: 1 ft. / 0.3 m. Weight: 7 oz. /200 g. One aspherical element Rubber seal: yes Not a “N” lens Price: EUR 250 Just for comparison the AF-S NIKKOR 50mm f/1.4G (what the hell is that price on Amazon anyway) can focus at 0.45 m/1.5 […]

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Nikon AF-S Nikkor 35mm f/1.8G DX – now 100% sure

Yes, it will be DX and we may see it… on Monday, February 9th (I am not 100% about the date – either Feb 9th or Feb 16th). Price: EUR 250. One aspherical element. Yehaaaa! I put the final nail on this rumor myself  – found it on a web site that I will not disclose (not […]

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Nikon AF-S Nikkor 35mm f/1.8G DX

I got multiple leads on this one – it doesn’t make sense to me why Nikon would introduce a DX prime lens, but here it is with a grain of salt: “Nikon is about to present a new lens on Monday the 16th; Nikon AF-S Nikkor 35mm f/1.8G DX (yes, a DX lens, not FX […]

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