Monthly Archives: July 2017

Nikon AF-P Nikkor 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6 ED VR lens now shipping, currently in stock

The new Nikon AF-P Nikkor 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6 ED VR full frame lens is now shipping and is currently in stock at: Adorama B&H BuyDig Amazon DE

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The Nikon D850 is the “baby Nikon D5 camera”

Based on the information we have so far, the recently announced Nikon D850 DSLR appears to be the new “baby Nikon D5 camera” I have been reporting for a while. I did receive some tips that the D850 is based on the D5 and not on the D810. There are several D850 discussions online that confirm […]

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Weekly Nikon news flash #429

→ The Sigma 14mm f/1.8 DG HSM ART lens for Nikon F-mount is finally in stock. → The new Tamron SP 24-70mm f/2.8 Di VC USD G2 lens for Nikon F-mount is expected to start shipping on August 2nd/3rd according to the product listing at B&H, Amazon DE and Amazon UK.   → Two new Nikon D7500 […]

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The Nikon Museum in Tokyo

Optyczne posted the best so far photo report from the Nikon Museum in Tokyo (check out also Google street view):

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Nikon D850 updates: no EVF or hybrid viewfinder, even faster than 8 fps

Two quick but important updates on the Nikon D85o specifications I published yesterday: The Nikon D850 has no EVF or hybrid viewfinder, the D850 is “regular” DSLR camera The Nikon D850 will be even faster than 8 fps (still do not have exact fps number)

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New Kelda 35mm f/2 and 135mm f/2.8 lenses for Nikon F-mount to be released soon

I received some information that two new Kelda lenses for Nikon F-mount will be released soon: Kelda 35mm f/2 Kelda 135mm f/2.8 I do not have any additional information, but I am expecting to receive details soon. I recently covered the Kerlee 35mm f/1.2 full frame DSLR lens for Nikon F-mount her eon [NR]. Kelda lenses […]

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New Nikon patents: 24-68mm f/2.8-4 full frame mirrorless lens and a multifunctional hot shoe

Two new Nikon patents were filed in Japan: P2017-129668A – 24-68mm f/2.8-4 full frame mirrorless lens P2017-130973A – multifunctional hot shoe (with additional connectors to accommodate an EVF?) Here are a few more graphics from the multifunctional hot shoe patent:

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The Nikon D850 will be capable of 4k UHD video in FX format (with no crop)

First, note that all my posts and the official press release describe the D850 as a “full-frame, high-resolution, high-speed digital SLR cameras“, not mirrorless or medium format as some have suggested (the B&H listing of the D850 as a mediums format 645 was a mistake). This is what we know about the D850 so far based […]

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