Monthly Archives: May 2013

Nikon patents 200-500mm f/3.5-5.6 full frame lens

Nikon filed a patent in Japan for a 200-500mm f/3.5-5.6 and  200-500mm f/4-5.6 full frame zoom lenses:

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How much abuse can the Nikon D3s take?

We have seen Nikon cameras falling off from a motorcycle, getting run over by a pickup truck, being submerged in mud, getting exposed to hail and water. The French website Pixelistes went a step further and published a 15 minutes video where they torture a Nikon D3s through mud, water, ice and fire. At the end, the camera was still […]

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Icons with a Nikon

Camiso Undag has a nice collection of images of famous people caught holding a Nikon camera – check the entire gallery called ICONS with a NIKON on Facebook:

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This new Nikon D600 two lens kit offer will save you $500 *UPDATED*

Nikon USA introduced a new D600 two lens kit savings offer which includes: Nikon D600 body AF-S NIKKOR 24-85mm f/3.5-4.5G ED VR AF-S VR Zoom-Nikkor 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6G IF-ED WU-1b Wireless Mobile Adapter D-SLR Pro Messenger Bag 32GB Class 10 SD Card Nikon Guide to SLR Photography After a $500 savings, the listed price is $2,846.95 with free […]

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Guest post: Nikon D4 and D800 audio levels

While we are entering the slow summer months (Nikon seldom announces major products during that time), I have prepared several guest posts to keep us entertained. Today’s article by Otto Peter is on the audio levels of the Nikon D4 and D800 DSLR cameras (check also Otto’s previous guest post on how to modify the Yongnuo RF603N wireless remote […]

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Nikon released firmware updates for the Nikon D300, D300s, D700 and P7700 cameras

Nikon released firmware updates for the Nikon D300, D300s and D700 DSLR cameras with added support the Nikkor 800mm f/5.6E FL ED VR lenes: Firmware update A 1.11, B 1.11 for Nikon D300 Firmware update A 1.02, B 1.02 for Nikon D300s Firmware update A 1.04, B 1.03 for Nikon D700 A new firmware update […]

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