Monthly Archives: September 2019

Nikon mirrorless camera design patents interpretations

Here are some Nikon mirrorless camera design patents interpretations sent by a reader:

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The latest Nikon patents: Nikkor Z 24-80mm f/2.8-4.0, Nikkor Z 16-35mm f/2.8, Nikkor F 12mm f/2.8 and more

  The latest Nikon patens:

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Is this a small LCD screen on the top of the Nikon Z1 mirrorless camera prototype?

Do you remember the Nikon Z1 mirrorless camera prototype I reported a few months ago? A reader just pointed out to me that there is actually a small LCD screen on top of the Z-mount:

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The Nikon D5 DSLR camera is now $1,000 off

As previously reported, the Nikon D5 DSLR camera is now $1,000 off (the new price is $5,496.95) at Adorama, B&H and Amazon. There is also a new price drop on the Nikon D3500 DSLR camera: see this and this listing. Also: the refurbished Nikon Coolpix P900 camera is now $439 ($160 off).

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Weekly Nikon news flash #542

→ Nikon Nikkor Z 85mm f/1.8 S lens review at Ephotozine. → New: Airport Advantage XT lightweight roller for international carry-on. → Exposure X5 photo editor announced (formerly Alien Skin Software). → 2 more days left – Topaz Labs Sharpen AI is $20 off. → The new Complete Photography Bundle 2019 from 5DayDeal is coming […]

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The Nikon MB-N10 battery pack for the Z6/Z7 cameras will be officially released soon

The Nikon MB-N10 battery pack for the Z6/Z7 cameras will be officially released soon. The grip will be similar to old Nikon and Canon grip designs where the grip goes inside the battery compartment instead of the battery. Batteries will be inserted from opposite ends of the grip in order to allow their seamless replacement. The […]

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Nikon’s “Tanken Camera” prototype designed for shooting insects

Nikon made a prototype camera for kids called “Exploration Camera” (たんけんカメラ) designed for shooting insects. It’s not yet decided whether it’s going to be a real product:

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Germany: Police searching for Nikon photographer suspected of murder

The German police is searching for a murder suspect who reportedly killed one woman and injured a second critically. The police released a picture of the man named Frank Naaß – he is a Nikon shooter and was apparently known in the local photo community as a semi-professional. Several German media outlets reported on the […]

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