Nikon has a new patent for a 75x zoom lens designed for 1″ sensor

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Nikon has a new patent for a 7.4-600mm f/2.8-6.3 lens designed for cameras with 1" sensor (20-1620mm f/2.8-6.3 equivalent) - this is a 81x zoom to be exact (described as 75x zoom in the patent). Maybe this will be for a new super-zoom DL camera similar to the Coolpix P900, but with 1" sensor. Here are the details:

  • Patent: 2016-156901
  • Published on September 1st, 2016
  • Filed on February 24th, 2015
  • Zoom ratio: 75.5x
  • f: 7.70 - 67.58 - 581.59 (focal length)
  • Fno: 2.75 - 5.02 - 6.44 (aperture)
  • 2ω 92.58 13.446 1.5466 (angle of view)
  • BF: 1.00 - 1.00 - 1.00 (backfocus)
  • TL: 210.44 - 273.47 - 321.86 (total lens length)
  • Inner focus (between the 4th and 5th group)
  • Vibration Reduction (3rd group)

In the past 2 years Nikon has filed several patents for lenses designed for 1" sensor.

Via Egami

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