Today only: the Sigma 85mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art lens for Nikon F-mount is $350 off


B&H has the Sigma 85mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art lens for Nikon F-mount on sale ($350 off) as a part of their Deal Zone. This offer is valid only for today.

Update #1: get another $50 off with coupon code YOUGO2BH at B&H only

Update #2: this deal is now also available at Adorama.

Check also the new Nikon lens-only lens rebates that started yesterday in the US:


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Sigma 40mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art lens now in stock, first reviews already online


One more Sigma-related post today: the new Sigma 40mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art lens is already shipping and is currently in stock at B&H Photo (back-ordered at Adorama).

Most of the reviews available online are for the Canon version of the lens, but a reader sent me his review of the Nikon version. Here are some sample photos:

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Sigma 70-200mm f/2.8 DG OS HSM Sports lens officially released, available for pre-order



Today Sigma officially released their latest 70-200mm f/2.8 DG OS HSM Sports full-frame DSLR lens. The price is $1,499 and pre-orders are already open at B&H Photo (Adorama and Amazon will come up soon too). For comparison, the latest Nikon 70-200mm f/2.8E version is now selling for $2,496.95 (with the current lens rebates).

Update - UK pre-order links: WEX | Park Camera.

  • Aperture Range: f/2.8 to f/22
  • Nine FLD Elements, One SLD Element
  • Super Multi-Layer Coating
  • Hyper Sonic AF Motor
  • Intelligent OS Image Stabilization
  • Removable Arca-Type Tripod Foot
  • Dust- and Moisture-Sealed Construction
  • Rounded 11-Blade Diaphragm
  • Compatible with Sigma Teleconverters


MTF charts and full press release:

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New Nikon lens-only rebates are now live


The new Nikon lens-only rebates are now live (see the dedicated page at B&H):

The free battery grip offer is also still available (see details at Adorama and B&H Photo) :

You can also still get $30 off Nikon flashes:

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Weekly Nikon news flash #500


The 2019 Photokina show is canceled, Photokina 2020 dates announced: May 27-30, 2020.


→ The Sea & Sea MDX-Z7 underwater housing is now available for purchase.


→ New: Metz Mecablitz M360 flash for Nikon cameras.


October CIPA numbers: still worse than past years.

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The latest versions of Capture One, DxO PhotoLab and Silkypix support the Nikon Z6/Z7


Capture One 12 announced with support for the Nikon Z7 and Z6 cameras.

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