Monthly Archives: June 2016

Camera Control Pro 2 version 2.23.1 released with Nikon D5 support

Nikon released Camera Control Pro 2 ($149.95) version 2.23.1 with support for the Nikon D5 camera:

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Nikon Coolpix A900 and B700 cameras delayed again

Nikon issued another delay for the Coolpix A900 and B700 cameras as a result of the 2016 Kumamoto earthquakes: the new release date will be in October. The good news is that the three Nikon DL cameras were not further delayed, which means they should still start shipping in June. Update: Nikon never provided a […]

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Major Nikon D5 firmware update version 1.10 now available

The new Nikon D5 firmware update I have been reporting about is now officially released and is available for download. Here is the full list of changes: The camera can now record movies up to 29 minutes and 59 seconds long. Movies are recorded across up to 8 files, each up to 4 GB size, which can be joined together […]

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Grey market Nikon D810 now available for $2,099 (and you can repair it in the US)

Grey market Nikon D810 cameras are now available for $2,099 on eBay with free shipping (regular price: $2,796.95). This grey market D810 camera comes with a 1 year seller warranty. Nikon recently allowed certain grey market products to be repaired by authorized third party repair centers and the D810 was on that list:

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Checkout this Nikon 1200mm f/11 lens

Checkout this almost 3ft/1m long Nikon 1200mm Nikkor-P.C f/11 lens (with AU-1 focusing unit) currently listed on eBay for $5,750. Only 359 pieces were produced. Here are the technical specs:

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Nikon D3400/D3500 rumors

Some additional info on the upcoming Nikon D3400/D3500 DSLR camera (still not sure about the exact model name):

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Nikon D5 firmware update to be released soon

The previously rumored Nikon D5 firmware update will be released soon, maybe as early as next week. Here are some of the changes that will be introduced:

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Weekly Nikon news flash #372

→ The Venus Optics Laowa 105mm f/2 lens for Nikon F mount is currently in stock. → Aquatica released a new AD500 underwater housing for the Nikon D500 camera.   → New special exhibition “Walk with Yusaku Kamekura” to open in the Nikon Museum on July 4th:

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