Monthly Archives: October 2011

PDN PhotoPlus show recap

                 Last week I posted only few images from the 2011 PDN PhotoPlus show in New York. Here is my detailed, Nikon related report. Later today I will have a second post on for all other manufacturers.

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Happy Halloween, Nikon style!

Check out this fully functional Nikon Halloween costume created by Tyler Card:

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Weekly Nikon news flash #134

Check out this product called “JerkStopper” 🙂 New Nikon store opened in Romania: Nikon 1 V1 made the #6 on the Amazon’s best selling compact system cameras: HP shutdown of webOS division is “imminent“. WSJ: “The Japanese government said Friday it will implement an extraordinary open-door policy to thousands of Thai workers employed at Japanese factories rendered inoperable by […]

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Nikon is being sued for alledgedly infringing four patents related to digital camera technology

Bloomberg reports that Intellectual Ventures LLC has sued Nikon for patent infringement on four different digital camera technology patents: “IV said it initially approached Nikon in 2008 about taking a license to the patents. Nikon declined to meet with the technology-licensing company at that time, according to court papers. In 2011, IV said it made […]

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Nikon Coolpix AW100 review

This guest post review of the Nikon Coolpix AW100 all weather camera is written by Yamil R. Sued ( When Nikon first announced the new “ALL WEATHER” AW100 Camera, I was sold. I have been looking for an all weather digital solution for years now. Yes, I know I can buy a nice underwater case, […]

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There was a new F mount lens announced today… from Carl Zeiss

Today Carl Zeiss announced their new Distagon T* 2/25 ZF.2 lens for F mount ($1,699.00). See all the details, press release and samples on

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Nikon at the PDN PhotoPlus Expo 2011 in New York

Throughout the day I will be uploading pictures from the PDN PhotoPlus Expo 2011 in New York to this flickr set:

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Nikon interested in buying webOS from HP?

          According to this post by SlashGear, webOS is not dead yet and there is interest from several companies, including Nikon, to buy the mobile operating system from HP: It also continues the confusion as to what HP plans to do with webOS, which it had initially insisted that it would […]

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