Is this the rumored Nikon Z retro mirrorless camera?

A reader sent me this picture of what appears to be the rumored Nikon Z retro mirrorless camera:


Everything we see in the above pictures matches the previously reported rumors (thin camera body without a handgrip
Nikon Df-inspired design with mechanical dials). For comparison here is the Nikon Df:


What do you think?

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The rumored Nikon “retro-inspired” mirrorless camera should be coming next


The previously rumored Nikon “retro-inspired” mirrorless camera is still coming and could be announced at the end of June (I do not have an exact date yet). Here is what to expect:

  • APS-C mirrorless camera
  • Very thin camera body without a handgrip
  • Nikon Df-inspired mirrorless camera with mechanical dials and articulating screen

If you have any additional information, you can contact me anonymously here.

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12 different lens combination possibilities with the Techart TZM-01 adapter

Here are 12 different lens combination possibilities with the Techart TZM-01 adapter (available at Amazon and eBay):

In most cases two adapters were used (TZM-01 + KF lens-specific adapter on top):

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Nikon NX Field remote shooting system: a single photographer can operate 11 cameras from different angles




In addition to the new lenses, last week Nikon also announced a new NX Field remote shooting system. In addition to the press release and the NPS site (UK link), Nikon also published a more detailed article describing the new NX Field:

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Adobe released tethered Live View for Nikon cameras in Lightroom Classic

 
Today Adobe announced their June 2021 Photography releases including tethered Live View for Nikon cameras (Lightroom Classic). Here are the details :

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CIPA April numbers: finally some good news

  
CIPA (Camera & Imaging Products Association in Japan) published their camera production data for April 2021 (orange: 2021, black: 2020, blue: 2019, click for larger view):

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Top 10 NikonRumors posts for May 2021

  
  
  
These are the top 10 most visited NikonRumors posts for May 2021: Read More »

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Nikon finally changes strategy, lets Matt Irwin review the new Nikkor Z MC 105mm f/2.8 VR S lens before it starts shipping


It seems that in 2021 Nikon finally realized the power of YouTube and they let Matt Irwin test the new Nikkor Z MC 105mm f/2.8 VR S lens before it starts shipping in late June (he was even able to upload RAW sample photos online – something I have not seen in a very long time for a brand new product):

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