Monthly Archives: June 2014

Nikon D800/D800E vs. D810 specifications comparison

The attached PDF file contains a specifications comparison between the Nikon D800/D800E ($2,996.95/$3,296.95) and the new Nikon D810 ($3,296.95): Nikon D800 vs D810 comparison sheet

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Nikon D810 official announcement

The Nikon D810 is now officially announced. The price of the camera is $3,296.95. Pre-order options can be found here. See also the latest D810 posts here.

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Nikon D810 leaks hours before the official announcement

The UK website Expertreviews published their review of the Nikon D810 camera and then promptly removed it. Here are the details from the article – pretty much what I have ben reporting for months now: the UK price will be £2,700 (around $4,580, the US price should be lower) sensor: 36.3MP (new sensor?) LCD screen: 3.2″ (1,299K […]

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Nikon D810 announcement this week

Nikon is rumored to reveal their new D810 DSLR camera this week. The official announcement should be on June 26. In the US we can expect the new camera tonight (Tuesday) or tomorrow around midnight EST (Wednesday or Thursday morning European time). I do not have any additional information to report at this point (see the rumored […]

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Weekly Nikon news flash #268

→ Sony a7s beats the Nikon Df and scores as the best low-light camera at DxOMark. → Xtreme Tether is another wireless remote transmitter for Nikon DSLR cameras (see previous coverage on the blog). → New Nikon Behind the Scenes video – Dramatic Portrait Lighting:

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Tamron announced a new 28-300mm f/3.5-6.3 Di VC PZD full frame lens (Model A010) for Nikon DSLR cameras

Tamron announced a new 28-300mm f/3.5-6.3 Di VC PZD full frame lens (Model A010) for Nikon DSLR cameras. The lens is priced at $849 compared to $1,047 for the similar Nikkor version. Additional information:

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Adobe Lightroom 5.5, Camera Raw 8.5 and DNG Converter 8.5 now available with support for the latest Nikon gear

Today Adobe released Lightroom 5.5 (download links: Win | Mac), Camera Raw 8.5 and DNG Converter 8.5 (download links: Win | Mac). They also announced several new products and features – see the recap on Here is the changelog for the newly aded Nikon gear:

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Nikon will start shipping the new 1 Nikkor 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6 VR lens next week

Nikon Japan announced that the new 1 Nikkor VR 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6 lens ($996.95) will start shipping on June 26th.

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