Monthly Archives: April 2009

Nikon D200 is back in Best Buy for $599 (US)

Best Buy again has the $599 deal on the Nikon D200 (add to cart to see reduced price).

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Nikon related news/links

For the eighth consecutive year, the National Association of Photo Equipment Technicians (NAPET) awarded Nikon Inc. the Martin Strauss Memorial Manufacturer Service Support Award. This award recognizes Nikon’s continued commitment to quality and the efficiency of its National Service Department, Service Relations Department, and Parts Department (source). New Nikon web site in France (still in […]

Posted in Weekly Nikon News Flash | 16 Comments

Nikon D5000 available in Best Buy today

As already reported, the entry level DSLR Nikon D5000 is now available in Best Buy stores in the US. Few lucky readers have purchased it already. First picture (thanks Hooterville): More of the same:

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Nikon D5000 shipping from Amazon on April 27

Amazon will start shipping the D5000 on Monday, April 27:

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Manual D-Movie mode control update for Nikon D90 (and D5000)?

This rumor has been going around for a while and it seems that now Nikon confirmed it (according to a ProLost reader who received this email from Nikon): “We are working on an update to these equipments to allow manual selection of shutter speeds and ISO during D-Movie mode and more, we don’t have a […]

Posted in Nikon D400, Nikon D90 | 31 Comments

New Nikon web site launching today

Today Nikon launched a new site (very slow for me): “Nikon Corporation, Imaging Company is pleased to announce the worldwide launch of Nikon Next ( on Thursday, April 23, 2009. As the environment surrounding photography and imaging continue to evolve, Nikon Next, developed by Nikon Imaging Company, will present various forms of the future of […]

Posted in Other Nikon stuff | 23 Comments