Monthly Archives: October 2012

DX is next

Nikon DX format DSLR cameras

I believe that the next series of Nikon announcements will be DX related and I do not mean only DSLR cameras – I do expect also some new DX lenses. At the beginning of the year I reported that in addition to the D4 and D800, Nikon will also announce three more DSLR cameras in 2012. So far they […]

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Refurbished Nikon D800 cameras now available for $2499.95

Adorama now has a limited number of refurbished Nikon D800 DSLR cameras for sale at $2,499.95 ($500 less than the original price of $2,999). Refurbished products include 90 days Nikon warranty. Additional two years extended warranty can be purchased for $79.95. Update: Cameta Camera also has refurbished Nikon D800 cameras for $2,549.95.

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Nikon 1 V2: what others are saying

Two days after the official announcement, this is what other website have to say about the Nikon 1 V2 mirrorless camera: “Nikon 1 V2: An Interchangeable-Lens Camera For Clueless Photographers (And No One Else)” /Gizmodo “A Serious-Looking Mirrorless for People Who Don’t Want to Think” /Petapixel “Whereas the J2 was frustratingly incremental compared to the J1, the […]

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Chipworks reports on the sensors used in Nikon DSLR cameras

Based on their numerous tear-downs of Nikon cameras in the past, Chipworks published an article on the sensors used in Nikon’s DSLRs:

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Nikon announced the winners of the 2012 Small World Photomicrography Competition

Nikon announced the winners of the 2012 Small World photomicrography competition:

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Nikon Photo Contest 2012-2013: call for entries

Guidelines for the 2012-2013 Nikon Photo Contest were published online. The contest has been running since 1969, more details after the break:

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