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DIY solution for using Nikkor G lenses on Nikon film SLR cameras

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A reader sent me this DIY solution for using modern Nikkor G lenses on manual Nikon film SLR cameras like the FE or FM2 (it solves the lack of aperture ring problem):

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Transfer metadata from selected Nikon film cameras with Meta35

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Meta35 let’s you transfer metadata from selected Nikon film cameras. It brings the perks of digital data management and camera customization into the world of film photography. Meta35 is compatible with the Nikon F6, F5, F100, N90s/F90x, N90/F90 and replaces Nikon MV-1 and Nikon Photo Secretary: Meta35 software screenshots: Update: Camera Companion by HolyMoose.com offer similar solution for the Nikon […]

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Nikon F3 camera was used to shoot the mine car chase scene in the Indiana Jones & The Temple of Doom movie

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    Ron Volmershausen published another interesting video showing how the guys at ILM used a stock-standard Nikon F3 to film parts of the mine car chase scene in the Indiana Jones & The Temple of Doom movie. The film registration system within the F3 proved to be so accurate for the stop-motion filming, that the only […]

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Nikon FM10 SLR film camera gets a big price increase in Japan

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Nikon raised the price of the FM10 film SLR camera in Japan by almost 50%: old price (excl. tax) new price (excl. tax) FM10 41,000 yen 61,000 yen FM10 kit 55,000 yen 75,000 yen The new pricing will take effect on April 1, 2015. I am not sure if this price increase will come also to the US […]

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Nikon F3-P camera parts diagram

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This is a Nikon F3-P camera parts diagram poster that was probably used in repair/service facilities:

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