Weekly Nikon news flash #471


→ Aurora HDR 2018 72 hours flash sale (offer availability: Friday, May 18th - Sunday, May 20th):

  • Current users of Aurora HDR 2017 may upgrade for $39 ($29 with coupon code NIKONRUMORS)
  • New users can purchase Aurora HDR 2018 for $79 ($69 with coupon code NIKONRUMORS)


KOBRA Flash Modifier project on Kickstarter.


→ Refurbished Nikon gear on Massdrop:


The new TLT ROKR adapters are available also for Nikon F-mount and allow you to turn a medium format Pentax 6×7 lens into a tilt-shift lens (price on Amazon: $182.05).


Nikon released firmware update version 1.2 for the Coolpix S9900 camera.


Sigma rep: price of the new Sigma 105mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art lens under $2,000 (for comparison the Nikon AF-S Nikkor 105mm f/1.4E ED lens is priced at $2,196.95).


Nikon introduced new laser rangefinder Coolshot PRO Stabilized.


→ Nine months after the official announcement, the Nikon D850 is still the #2 best selling camera at Map Camera in Japan (the D850 is still out of  stock in the three major US stores):

  1. Sony A7 III (just announced)
  2. Nikon D850
  3. Canon EOS Kiss X9
  4. Sony A7R III
  5. Nikon D3400
  6. Canon EOS 6D Mark II
  7. Canon EOS 5D Mark Ⅳ
  8. Olympus Tough TG-5
  9. Nikon D5600
  10. Sony DSC-RX10M4


→ Several official notices from Nikon Corp:

→ Video review of the Meike MK-D850 vertical battery grip for the Nikon D850 (it comes with a wireless remote).

This entry was posted in Weekly Nikon News Flash. Bookmark the permalink. Trackbacks are closed, but you can post a comment.
  • Back to top