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DIY: “shaving” a Nikon teleconverter to work with old Nikkor lenses

Ken DePue wrote a detailed step by step instructions on how to “shave” a Nikon teleconverter and make it work with a wider range of F-mount lenses: For those who shoot with Nikon, you may have noticed that their current lineup of teleconverters only work with certain lenses. This is due to the fact that the […]

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How to continue using Capture NX2 with Nikon cameras that are no longer supported (like the D810)

Update: here is another alternative solution how to edit Nikon D810 NEF/RAW files with Capture NX2 (with the free RAW2NEF software). With the announcement of the new Capture NX-D, Nikon stopped supporting the previous Capture NX2 version, which means that you will not be able to use the software if you have one of the […]

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Pushing the limits of the Nikon D800 flash sync speed

Nikon technical specs for the D800 flash sync speed are: up to 1/250 sec, synchronizes with shutter at 1/320s or slower (flash range drops at speeds between 1/250 and 1/320s). A reader did some testing and sent me his findings on pushing the D800 flash sync limits – you can basically use the D800 with 1/400 sec […]

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Quick Nikon D750 review with macro pictures

A quick Nikon D750 review by Pedro Lastra (flickr): Here is my quick review of this brand new Nikon camera and its ground breaking technologies. This review is very much biased to my personal shooting style and preferences and may not be as relevant to photographers with alternate workflows:

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Dog photography

Kyriakos Stavrou is a dog photographer living in Barcelona and a regular NikonRumors reader (website | Facebook | blog), here is his story:

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The Nikon D810 camera underwater review

I am continuing the series of Nikon D810 guests posts with this D810 camera underwater review by wetpixel.com: I was able to take a D810 to Mexico in late July to shoot the annual whale shark aggregation with the 2014 Wetpixel Whale Sharks expedition. For those of you not (yet!) familiar with underwater photography, in order […]

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Nikon D810 first impressions

Nikon D810 first impressions by Jakob Gronkjaer (Website | Facebook | Vimeo | Twitter): Last weekend we went out to a wedding with the Nikon D810. I work with my wife as a team shooting with two bodies each. We had always used DX bodies until now and decided our 4th body was due for an upgrade. Ultimately, […]

Bouquet - 1/1600 @ f/3.0, ISO 64, Nikon D810, 105mm
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