Monthly Archives: March 2012

Weekly Nikon news flash #156

Sigma finally announced the price and availability of their new 50-150mm f/2.8 APO EX DC OS HSM lens: $1,099; shipping will start in early May. See the full press release here. New Nikon cashback program in the UK includes the D3100, D5100, D7000 and Nikon 1 (up to £100). Voigtländer APO-Lanthar 90mm f/3.5 SL II lens is now discontinued (yes, Voigtländer does […]

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DIY $30 WiFi solution for Nikon D4 and other smart phone additions for your camera

The NR reader Voudas sent me this inexpensive alternative for controlling your NikonD4 camera through WiFi: “The idea was to connect the small VAP11G portable WiFi bridge device (available on eBay and Amazon) to the D4’s Ethernet port in order to use it through WiFi. I setup the Ethernet connection of the D4 and then used the VAP11G […]

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Nikon announced new FSB-UC bracket for attaching Coolpix cameras to fieldscopes

Nikon announced a new FSB-UC bracket that will allow you to attach Coolpix cameras to Nikon fieldscopes and it will cost $249.95. Nikon already has an adapter for attaching DSLRs. Similar to the previous FSB-8 model, the new bracket will work also with the Fabre Photo EX portable stereoscopic microscope.

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Nikon D3200 to be announced on April 19th?

The first unconfirmed reports about a Nikon press conference on April 19th, 2012 started to come in. The expected announcement is for the Nikon D3200 and maybe even the already leaked Nikkor AF-S 18-300mm f/3.5-5.6G ED DX VR lens.

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Nikon D800 now in stock on Amazon Germany

I am surprised, but I guess they did not have many pre-orders: the Nikon D800 is currently in stock on Update: today Adorama and B&H started shipping Nikon D800 cameras to non-NPS pre-orders in the US.

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If you live in Norway, you better pre-order the Nikon D800 before the upcoming price increase on April 1st

As previously suspected the Nikon D800 price in Norway will be going up according to this banner posted on the Norwegian online store Nikon D800 pre-orders placed before April 1st will be eligible for the current price. The D4 was not mentioned, but I believe its price will go up as well.

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Nikon D3200 coming in April with a 24MP sensor and many new features

Nikon will soon announce the D3200 DSLR camera which will replace the current D3100 ($549). The expected specs are: 24 MP sensor 11 AF points 4 fps ISO range: 100-6400, with hi-ISO of 12800 Improved video functionality The Nikon D3200 will have some kind of a Wi-Fi connection that is supposed to offer few very interesting new features Announcement in April, 2012 […]

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Guest post: How to build an awesome studio on a budget

How to build an awesome studio on a budget by Cary Jordan Have you ever wanted a great studio, but always felt it was beyond your budget? Or that a studio that could unleash your creativity, while producing professional images was only available to the select few that could afford the high cost? The truth […]

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