Monthly Archives: October 2010

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 BorrowLenses.com has already one available for rent: According to Amazon, third party resellers (J&R, Ritz, Cameta) have it in stock.

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Nikon Capture NX 2.2.6 and View NX 2.0.2 should be released soon

The current versions of Capture NX and View NX do not fully support Nikon P7000 and D7000 RAW files. I already mentioned that the Nikon D7000 comes with View NX ver. 2.0.2 in the box, which is not yet available for download (?). Jason Odell (who is a tester for Capture NX2) mentioned on this […]

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Watch out for illegally sold Nikon software product keys

I came across this announcement today during my regular scan of Nikon websites – make sure you purchase your Nikon software at authorized dealers only: It has come to our attention that product keys for Nikon software are being illegally sold and distributed from websites. We have confirmed the illegal sale and/or distribution of product keys […]

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Weekly Nikon related news/links #81

Five Nikon F4 NASA cameras for $100,000 on eBay. Use coupon code OCTOBERSAVE to save $100 at Calumet (it says Nikon D7000 kit ships in 5-12 days). Samyang AE 14 mm f/2,8 ED AS IF UMC lens (F-mount) price and availability. New article on Nikon Imaging about the Nikkor 50mm f/1.4 lens. Sigma 85 mm f/1.4 […]

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Nikon 24-120mm f/4G ED VR vs. Nikon 28-300mm f/3.5-5.6 ED VR hands-on comparison

This is my hands-on comparison between the Nikkor 24-120mm f/4G ED VR and Nikkor 28-300mm f/3.5-5.6 ED VR lenses. I hope you will find it useful when deciding which one to buy. General The Nikon 24-120mm f/4G ED VR and Nikon 28-300 mm f/3.5-5.6 ED VR lenses are considered to be “general walk around lenses”. Standard accessories […]

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