Monthly Archives: January 2020

Nikon NIKKOR Z 70-200mm f / 2.8 VR S lens delayed

Nikon Japan issued a notice indicating that the Nikon NIKKOR Z 70-200mm f / 2.8 VR S mirrorless lens and several accessories are delayed (shipping was supposed to start on February 14). A new shipping date is yet to be determined. Here is the list of impacted products: Nikkor Z 70-200mm f/2.8 VR S lens Nikon […]

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New Nikon D780 trade-in program announced in the US

Nikon USA introduced a new trade-in program where for a limited time you can get an additional $300 toward a Nikon D780 purchase in addition to the camera’s trade-in value (similar program already exists in Europe). This program will start on February 3 – check Adorama and B&H for the details. Here is the full press […]

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Topaz Labs DeNoise AI review

Topaz Labs DeNoise AI review by Jonathan Zdziarski (500px) – see the original blog post for more sample photos (DeNoise AI coupon code is available here): Topaz Labs recently released DeNoise AI, a noise reduction tool for photographers, and so naturally I picked up a copy after reading about a sale on Nikon Rumors. After seeing the […]

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TTArtisans 11mm f/2.8 fisheye lens now available also for Nikon Z-mount

The TTArtisans 11mm f/2.8 fisheye lens is now available also for Nikon Z-mount cameras. The lens is already available for sale on eBay and AliExpress for $219-$255 (Amazon should also get them soon): The Z-mount version is not yet listed at ttartisan.com, but I got a confirmation that this lens does exist. Additional information (MTF charts, specs, lens […]

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Coupon code for 10% off Nikon gear at KEH

KEH is offering 10% off Nikon and Canon gear with coupon code CN1A. This promotion is valid through 11:59 PM EST, Thursday, January 30. Excluded are new and like-new graded items and digital photography starter kits. The Nikon section at KEH can be found here. All used gear sold by KEH comes with a 180-day warranty. […]

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Nikon introduced new rebates on 28 different Nikkor lenses

Nikon introduced new rebates on 28 different Nikkor F-mount lenses – see the listings at Adorama and B&H Photo for more details (the new prices should soon be updated also at Amazon). Here is the full list of discounted lenses (click for larger view):

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Chinese smartphone company Xiaomi wants to partner with Nikon, Canon or Hasselblad

The Chinese smartphone company Xiaomi posted a strange poll on the social media platform Weibo asking fans whether they should partner with Nikon, Canon or Hasselblad. The poll winner was Hasselblad, which is of course owned by DJI (also a Chinese company):

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Nikon D6: one stop improved high ISO

The Nikon D6 will be officially announced in the first half of February – it could be in the first week of February or around February 12. I am pretty sure the D6 will have a 20 MP sensor and no IBIS. One additional detail to the already reported (rumored) specifications – the D6 high […]

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