Monthly Archives: November 2013

New book: Mastering the Nikon Df

The first Nikon Df book is now officially out and is available for pre-order: Amazon US Amazon UK Amazon Germany Amazon Canada Amazon France Amazon Italy Amazon Japan The 475 pages book will start shipping in April, 2014. Book descriptions:

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Nikon Df to start shipping this week

The Nikon Df is scheduled to start shipping later this week – on November 28th (Thursday). Here is some additional Df coverage:

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Guest post: Portraits of the Homies

Ernest Wright spent some time working with Homeboy Industries, a gang rehabilitation charity in Los Angeles, to create this series of portraits of former gang members seeking out a new life free of crime:

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Weekly Nikon news flash #239

→ Rare Nikon 13mm f/5.6 lens listed on eBay for AU $50,000 (approximately US $45,000). → New book: Mastering the Nikon D610.     → New Nikon books in German language: Nikon Coolpix P330 Fotoguide Nikon Coolpix P520 Fotoguide Das Nikon 1 System Handbuch Nikon D7100 – Das Handbuch zur Kamera → Nikon D5200 DSLR camera equipped with a FSA-L2 field […]

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New low price for refurbished Nikon D600: $1,299.99, Nikkor 58mm f/1.4G lens in stock

Refurbished Nikon D600 DSLR camera is currently listed with a new low price of $1,299.99 with free shipping and one year warranty (via Cameta Camera). The deal is available only trough this link (the same camera is listed for $1,399.95 at Cameta Camera). For a list of all refurbished Nikon products, visit this dedicated page. Update: […]

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Carl Zeiss Distagon T* Otus 1,4/55 ZF.2 and Sigma 18-35mm f/1.8 DC HSM A lenses tested at DxOmark

It’s official – the Carl Zeiss Distagon T* Otus 1,4/55 ZF.2 lens ($3990) is currently the best lens available for Nikon F mount according to DxOMark:

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Guest post: Everest Base Camp, Nepal with the Nikon D600

Hi, I’m Jason Freeman (, a graphic designer based in Melbourne, Australia with a passion for photography and the very great outdoors. I purchased a Nikon D600 this year, and gave it its first workout on the Everest Base Camp (EBC) trek, Nepal. Here’s a few tips for aspiring Nepal photo-trekkers (click on image for […]

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Guest post: Photographing Cambodia

I am way behind on publishing guest posts. I will try to catch up in the next few weeks. Here is a quick write-up on photographing Cambodia by JonBauer (click on images for larger view):

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