Monthly Archives: January 2019

New: EasyCover camera cases for Nikon D3500, Z6 and Z7 cameras

EasyCover has new camera cases for the Nikon D3500, Z6 and Z7 cameras. The D3500 models are already in stock while the Z cases will be available in the next few days. As usual, there three different colors: yellow, black and camo. EasyCover cases are also sold at Adorama, B&H, eBay and Amazon. Additional pictures:

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Meike 50mm f/1.7 lens for Nikon Z-mount now available for pre-order

B&H announced that they are now selling Meike lenses. This includes also the new Meike 50mm f/1.7 lens for Nikon Z-mount that is currently available for pre-order for $139.99. Additional information:

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New Nikon lens-only rebates coming this weekend in the US

This weekend Nikon will introduce new lens-only rebates on the following Nikkor lenses (new prices listed below, you can see the current price by clicking on the lens link): Nikon 105mm f/2.8G VR Micro: $821.95 Nikon 80-400mm f/4.5-5.6G VR: $2,096.95 Nikon AF-S 70-200mm f/2.8E FL VR: $2,496.95 Nikon 28-300mm f/3.5-5.6G VR: $876.95 Nikon 24-70mm f/2.8E […]

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Coming soon: Hoodman Hoodeye Eyecup for Nikon Z cameras

Hoodman is planning to release a new eyecup for Nikon Z cameras in the next 2-3 months. The new eyecup will be one of the round designs rather than the teardrop shape. This will let it be used in horizontal or vertical orientation. The eyecup will have a cutout for the eye sensor on the […]

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The 2018-2019 Nikon Photo Contest ends tomorrow

There is only one day left for the 2018-2019 Nikon Photo Contest. You can still submit your work directly on the website until January 31st, 2019, 1:00 PM (Japan Standard Time). Participation is free.

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Where is the Nikon AF-S Nikkor 500mm f/5.6E PF ED VR lens?

I have not seen any reports of the new Nikon AF-S Nikkor 500mm f/5.6E PF ED VR lens being shipped to existing pre-orders for a while (I  think the last batch was shipped back in October last year). At one point Amazon even removed the lens listing from their website (now it is back on). Here are […]

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2019-2020 Nikon Storytellers Scholarship announced

Nikon announced the second year of their Nikon Storytellers Scholarship which awards ten eligible students with $10,000:

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ON1 Photo RAW 2019.2 released with tethered support for the Nikon Z6, Z7 and D850

Today ON1 released Photo RAW 2019.2 with tethered support for the Nikon Z6, Z7 and D850 cameras. You can get a 30-day trial version of ON1 Photo RAW 2019.2. I also have a 20% off exclusive coupon code: NIKONRUMORS – this coupon will discount the regular price for both the upgrade ($79.99) and the full version ($99.99) of ON1 Photo […]

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