Monthly Archives: October 2013

First Nikon AF-S 58mm f/1.4G lens sample images

David Charlesworth (www.davidiam.com) sent me few sample images taken with the just released Nikon 58mm f/1.4G lens ($1,696.95) and several comparisons with the Nikon 50mm f/1.8G lens ($216.95). You can find all full resolution photos in this Flickr set. I wanted to get the images out ASAP and did not have time to group and label them properly – […]

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Nikon Df camera size comparisons

Some Nikon Df camera size comparisons (click on images for larger view):

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Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 58mm f/1.4G lens now shipping

The first Nikon AF-S Nikkor 58mm f/1.4G lens was shipped to the Foto Hans Keuzekamp store in the Netherlands. US shipping is expected to start tomorrow (October 31).

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2013 Nikon Small World Photomicrography Competition winners announced

Today Nikon announced the winners of the 2013 Nikon Small World Photomicrography Competition. The top 20 images can be seen here. Previous competition winners can be found here.

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Nikon software compatibility with Mac OS X version 10.9 Mavericks

   The following Nikon software products will be tested for compatibility with latest Mac OS X version 10.9 Mavericks:

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Nikon DF Pure Photography video teaser #4

Like clockwork Nikon released the fourth Pure Photography teaser – two more videos and we will see the real thing on November 5th:

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Nikon DF announcement on November 5th

I finally can confirm the Nikon DF announcement date: November 5th, 2013 (Tuesday). For all US readers, that means the announcement will be Monday night. The actual camera name could be Df and not DF. As previously reported the Df will fully support non-AI lenses. The AI coupling lever can be moved up in order to mount non-AI lenses […]

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The next lens for the Nikon AW1 will be the Nikkor 1 10-100mm f/4-5.6

Nikon introduced the AW1 camera with only two underwater lenses: 11-27.5mm f/3.5-5.6 and 10mm f/2.8. The next lens in the AW1 lineup will most likely be the Nikkor 1 10-100mm f/4-5.6 pictured above. The announcement date is still unknown.

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