Monthly Archives: February 2013

Nikon’s high-end compact APS-C sensor camera coming in 1-2 weeks

The rumored compact camera with DX sized sensor will be announced in the next 1-2 weeks. The entire confusion last week came from the fact that Nikon did announce a new Coolpix S3500 camera for the European market. Since I was told to expect the D7100 and a new compact camera, I assumed that the high-end […]

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Nikon Europe: “the D7100 is not positioned to replace the D300s”

A dpreview forum member contacted Nikon Europe and asked them about the new D7100 being described as the “new flagship of Nikon’s DX-format HD-SLR lineup” on Nikon USA website (the D7100 is described as “enthusiast-level DX format camera” in Europe). This is Nikon’s answer:

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Weekly Nikon news flash #203

The new Sigma 120-300mm f/2.8 DG OS HSM lens with Nikon mount is now available for pre-order, shipping will start on March 16th, 2013. The Tamron SP 90mm F/2.8 Di Macro 1:1 VC USD lens with Nikon mount ($749) will be launched on March 2, 2013. DxOMark published their test results for the new Nikon 1 S1 mirrorless camera: […]

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Nikon D7100 available for pre-order at Amazon Germany, France and UK

Nikon D7100 @ Amazon Germany: Nikon D7100 body only Nikon D7100 with 18-105 kit lens Nikon MB-D15 battery grip for D7100 Nikon D7100 @ Amazon UK: Nikon D7100 body only Nikon D7100 with 18-105 kit lens Nikon D7100 @ Amazon France: Nikon D7100 body only Release date for the Nikon D7100 is listed as March […]

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Nikon issues official statement on the D600 dust/oil issue

For the first time Nikon officially acknowledged the dust/oil spots on the sensor inside the D600 camera. The suggested solution is to clean your sensor and if this doesn’t resolve the problem, contact Nikon support. The article did not mention that the sensor doesn’t get any more oil/dust spots after aprox. 3000 shots. Here is the full text:

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Nikon D7100 available for pre-order *UPDATED*

I updated the Nikon D7100 for pre-order links with few more stores. Please scroll down for the latest blog posts. B&H Nikon D7100 body only Nikon D7100 with 18-105 kit lens Nikon WR-1 wireless remote controller for D7100 Nikon MB-D15 battery grip for D7100 Amazon Nikon D7100 body only Nikon D7100 with 18-105 kit lens Nikon […]

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Microsoft and Nikon sign Android patent agreement

  Nikon and Microsoft signed a patent agreement allowing Nikon to use Microsoft’s patents involving cameras running on the Android operating system. Last year Nikon released their first Android based camera – the Coolpix S800c and it seems that they are planning to concentrate on that platform in the future.

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Nikon D7100 vs. Nikon D7000 specifications comparison

This Nikon D7100 vs. D7000 specifications comparison is based on the details provided on Nikon USA website:

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