Monthly Archives: September 2010

F-mount goodies at Photokina

Several new F-mount products were introduced at Photokina. A quick overview: Sigma Sigma 150mm f/2.8 EX DG OS HSM Macro lens (press releases) Sigma APO 120-300mm F2.8 EX DG OS HSM lens (press release) Sigma EF-610 DG Super and EF-610 DG ST flashes (press release) Samyang In addition to the 35 mm f/1.4 AS UMC […]

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Nikon at Photokina coverage (or lack thereof)

The latest buzz on the Net is the high ISO image samples from the D7000 taken at the Nikon booth at Photokina: the Italian website hwupgrade has a few, including downloadable NEF files. More samples available here, here, here and here. Besides that, the Nikon related coverage from Photokina is almost non-existing. Next time I will make sure I have […]

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Nikon @ Photokina day 1

Four videos from Photokina (the first three are from the “I am Photokina” campaign):

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Nikon Q sign in Cologne? *busted*

Update: this rumor is busted, you can see the original picture here. A reader just sent me this picture of a “Nikon Q” sign reportedly taken in Cologne Germany where Photokina 2010 is taking place. I am skeptical (red Nikon logo?). Has anyone seen something similar on the streets of Cologne or around Photokina? Here is […]

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Nikon instant rebates will expire on October 2, P7000 ready to ship

In lack of other news: The latest Nikon instant rebates (US) will expire on October 2, 2010. B&H is now taking pre-orders for the Nikopn P7000, which is an indication that they will start ship in the next few days: Note that B&H will be closed from September 23th till October 1st.

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First pictures from Photokina

The first pictures from Photokina on the flickr group: Add your Nikon related pictures today (or actually tomorrow).

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Photokina starts tomorrow

So far I have not received any indication that Nikon will show something new at Photokina. I will be covering any Nikon related news for the next 24 hours. If you are going to Photokina, you can share your pictures/videos/commentary by contacting me or by uploading pictures to the flickr group I created: You can use also […]

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Weekly Nikon related news/links #76

The new Tokina AT-X 16-28 F2.8 PRO FX lens (Nikon mount) is now available for sale: Nikon D7000 reaches #2 at the bestsellers list on Amazon. Not surprised. Actually I am – it should be #1. Update: the D7000 is #1 in the DSLR chart. Update: worth mentioning here – the new retro design Fuji FinePix X-100. Bruce […]

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