Monthly Archives: September 2013

Offline for two weeks

Due to unexpected family emergency I will be offline in the next two week. I will try to post updates and reply to emails when possible.

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Nikon D600 sensor dust/oil survey results

With over 13,000 response, those are the results of the Nikon D600 sensor dust/oil survey I posted last week:

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Weekly Nikon news flash #233

→ Some new price drops on Nikon DSLR cameras: Refurbished Nikon D7100 for $899.99 (new low price) Refurbished Nikon D3 for $2,849.95 (available also here) Refurbished Nikon D4 for $4,999.88 Refurbished Nikon 1 V1 with 10-30mm lens for $299.95 Refurbished Nikon 1 J1 with 1-30mm lens for $239 New Nikon D5100 for $429 Refurbished Nikkor 24mm f/1.4 lens […]

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Guest post: In Motion – The Art of Drifting

This guest post is by Armin H. Ausejo (websites: | | Twitter | Facebook, click on images for larger view): Motorsports, in some form or another, has been around for more than a century, and of course documenting motorsports through photography has been around for just as long. While motorsports generally involves competing to […]

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Nikon files a patent for a camera with interchangeable sensor

Nikon filed a patent application in Japan (2013-187834) for a camera with interchangeable sensor. The patent describes a way to achieve the mounting of the sensor unit with higher accuracy. Here is some of the translated text taken from the Japanese Patent Office:

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The current Nikon instant rebates are ending tomorrow

The current Nikon instant rebates program is set to expire tomorrow (September 28, 2013 at 11:59 PM EDT). Since B&H is currently closed, you can place your order now and they will ship it on September 29, 2013. Your card will not be charged until your order is shipped. In order to qualify for the instant savings […]

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Deal of the day: refurbished Nikon D600 with 24-85mm lens kit for $1,599.99

The price of refurbished Nikon D600 + 24-85mm lens kit dropped again to $1,599.99 on eBay (free shipping via Roberts Camera, limited quantity available). A new Nikkor 24-85mm f/3.5-4.5 lens alone costs $600. Adorama is selling the refurbished D600 body for $1,589 and the kit for $1,859. New D600 camera body currently sells for around $1,800 on Amazon.

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Fotodiox announced new WonderPana FreeArc filter system for Nikon wide angle lenses

Fotodiox announced new WonderPana FreeArc filter system for wide angle Nikon lenses. For more information check the two videos and specifications below:

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