Monthly Archives: December 2009

Nikon related news/links

DTown TV will be back with new episodes on January 7th, 2010. Apple Digital Camera RAW Compatibility got updated for Nikon D3s, D300s, D3000 (used in iPhoto and Aperture 2). Adobe also released Camera Raw v5.6 and Lightroom v2.6, now with Nikon D3s support. FREE Overnight Shipping on Nikon DSLRs and Collpix cameras @ B&H. […]

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Nikon D3s manual video control explained again

Just got that – related to my previous D3s manual video control post. Not sure if the Electronic Analog Exposure display is already available in the D3s (click on image for larger view).

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Nikon Capture NX 2.2.4 released

Update – Nikon today announced a delay in the Mac OS 10.6 compatibility release schedule: Capture NX 2:  End of January 2010 Nikon Transfer:  End of January 2010 View NX:  End of January 2010 As previously reported, today Nikon announced Capture NX v2.2.4 (for now only in Europe): Windows link Mac link is not available yet (see Apple release […]

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Lenses, lenses, lenses… 8 new Nikkors expected in 2010

I got a word that Nikon will release eight (8) new lenses in 2010 (I will rate this rumor @ 80% probability). If true, this will be the most lenses Nikon has ever released in an year (at least in recent history): 2009 – 7 lenses (ok, one is a teleconverter – click on image for […]

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Lomography giveaway winner announced

The winner of the Lomography – NikonRumors giveaway is Jeff McCord from California. Congratulations! Foe everybody else: Lomography had setup a special offer – $70 off the lens bundle – read all the details here (use code “NIKONRUMORS” at checkout).

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Nikon D3s with manual video control

Update #3: another post from a reader on this topic from 3 weeks ago. Update #2: Another reader reported that got an official confirmation from Nikon Professional Services on the D3s manual video control: “As soon as the live-view mode in the shooting menu is set to “tripod” and the camera to manual mode (M), it […]

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Nikon related news/links

New book: Mastering the Nikon D5000 (Paperback), available for pre-order now Interesting gadget: Aputure Remote Control LCD for DSLR – this is a digital screen remote viewfinder. Capture NX 2 software updates should be released on December 16th. NASA is ordering Nikon D3s cameras. Dxomark released their sensor test data for Nikon D3000 and D300s. […]

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Nikon Europe is paying for Nikon 800 ads

Update #2: Nikon 800 could also be related to this product. Update: the ad says “Nikon 800” and not “Nikon D800”. Not sure what are they advertising here (the Nikon SB-800 flash has been discontinued). If you search for Nikon D700 on and scroll down to the bottom of the page, you will see […]

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