Monthly Archives: October 2010

Nikon 35mm f/1.4 and SB-700 get shipping dates from Amazon

I am on my way back from PDN PhotoPlus and will be catching up on the latest news from the past few days. Nikon 35mm f/1.4 lens and the SB-700 already have shipping dates from Amazon (US): We now have delivery date(s) for the order you placed on October 05 2010 (Order# xxx): “Nikon SB-700 […]

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Nikon D7000 body only now shipping in the US

I received multiple reports that various stores in the US (including Amazon, Ritz and some small dealers) are now shipping the Nikon D7000 body only to existing pre-orders. Here is the proof:

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Nikon Rumors giveaway #10 (Think Tank Photo Retrospective Lens Changer 3)

The giveaway is now closed. I will announce the winner in the next few days. What can I win? Today’s giveaway is for a brand new Think Tank Photo Retrospective Lens Changer 3 (Pinestone) bag valued at $119: The bag actually looks even better with Nikon lenses inside: How do I win? The rules are simple – […]

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Nikon Capture NX 2.2.6 is out

Here are the download links for the latest Capture NX ver. 2.2.6: Windows link | Mac link. Changes in this version: Support for RAW images captured with the D7000 has been added. Support for Nikon Message Center 2 has been added. On systems where ViewNX 2 has been installed, Nikon Transfer 2 is now launched […]

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Nikon View NX 2.0.3 and Camera Control Pro 2.8.0 released

Today Nikon released View NX version 2.0.3 (they skipped  v. 2.0.2): Mac link | Windows link. There is also a new version of Camera Control Pro (2.8.0): Mac Link | Windows link. What’s new: Modifications enabled with Ver. 2.0.3 – When the White Balance setting in the Adjustments palette was changed for NRW (RAW) photos […]

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This week only: rebates on the Nikon 55-300mm f/4.5-5.6 and 28-300mm f/3.5-5.6 lenses

The rebates are up to $150 for the Nikon 55-300mm f/4.5-5.6 lens: Nikon D3000 with 55-300mm: $150 instant rebate Nikon D3100 with 18-55mm and 55-300mm: $100 instant rebate (plus additional printer rebate) Nikon D5000 with 18-55mm and 55-300mm: $100 instant rebate (plus additional printer rebate) Nikon D90 with 55-300mm lens: $150 instant rebate and $300 […]

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Nikon launches my Picturetown 3D in Japan

In early December 2010, Nikon will launch Picturetown 3D in Japan: TOKYO – Nikon Corporation and Nikon Imaging Japan Inc. are pleased to announce the launch of my Picturetown 3D, a new 3D imaging service that offers 3D image conversion over the Internet for viewing of 3D images on a dedicated 3D digital photo frame. My […]

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Nikon 200mm f/2G AF-S ED VR II now shipping *updated*

It seems that the Nikon 200mm f/2G AF-S ED VR II lens is now shipping because has already one available for rent: According to Amazon, third party resellers (J&R, Ritz, Cameta) have it in stock.

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