Monthly Archives: July 2012

Pimped up Nikon D4

Just a quick add-on to my weekend post – a pimped up Nikon D4 from (some images on the site are NSFW):

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Guest post: Large format photography with Nikon D800 as a negative holder

This guest post on using the Nikon D800 as a negative holder for a large format camera + lens setup is by Jan Håkan Dahlström: It’s really quite simple. What you need is a large format camera, a suitable lens and a digital camera body instead of a film holder. In this case it’s an […]

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Weekly Nikon news flash #173

New Book: Nikon D3200 Magic Lantern Genie Guides. Sample images from the new, not yet released Zeiss Distagon T* 15mm f/2.8 ZF.2 lens ($2950.00). Check also this ultrawide comparison between Carl Zeiss 15 mm f/2.8, Nikkor 14-24mm f/2.8 and Samyang 14mm f/2.8 lenses.   New: protective skin for the Nikon D3200. Nikon D800E is currently in stock at […]

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Rumor: Nikon to announce a repair advisory for the D800 left focusing issue

This is the latest rumor I received on the D800 focusing issue: Nikon is close to sending a repair advisory about the D800 left focusing issue. It is a quick fix in the repair center but they are monitoring the amount of cases reported through the European Support Office. Well worth contacting Nikon if your […]

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Pimp your Nikon 1 camera

A new website called (some images are NSFW) will soon start selling uniquely designed Nikon 1 mirrorless cameras that will be available at selected retailers at the end of July 2012. You can see more images of various designs on Facebook. Press Release:

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This robotic arm equipped with a Nikon D4 camera is ready for the Olympics

The video bellow shows technicians working together with AFP to build a dozen robotic arms equipped with Nikon D4 cameras that will be used for aerial shots during the 2012 London Olympics Games:

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