Monthly Archives: June 2020

Weekly Nikon news flash #579

→ Adorama launches a new Summer Nights challenge where you can win a Nikon z6 package. → The Nikon D6 is the best selling camera at Yodobashi Camera (Japan) for the first half of June. →  Convert Lightroom presets into Capture One styles: to make the switch from Adobe to Capture One easier.

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Nikon sued for patent infringement by Digimedia Tech

Digimedia Tech is suing Nikon for patent infringement. The involved patents are: 6,914,635 for “Microminiature Zoom System for Digital Camera” 6,545,706 and 7,715,476 for “System, Method and Article of Manufacture for Tracking a Head of a Camera-Generated Image of a Person.” The impacted cameras are the Nikon Coolpix A1000 and Nikon Coolpix P900:

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“Coronadaheim” COVID19 photo-project from Vorarlberg, Austria with the Nikon Z6 & 24-70mm f/4 lens

        “Coronadaheim” COVID19 photo-project from Vorarlberg, Austria with the Nikon Z6 & 24-70mm f/4 lens is by Oliver Lerch (Website | Instagram): It’s somehow funny for me to have my project shown here on NikonRumors because I had the initial idea after I saw the street photography project by Brian Homer from Birmingham just here at […]

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Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 500mm f/5.6E PF ED VR lens now in stock for the first time (US & UK)

The Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 500mm f/5.6E PF ED VR lens is now in stock at Focus Camera (an authorized US dealer): Update: the lens is now sold out. The lens was announced back in August 2018 and this is the first time I am seeing it in stock. In the UK the lens is in stock at […]

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Topaz Labs has a new Gigapixel AI update (now on sale: coupon included)

Topaz Labs released a new update to Gigapixel AI (you can still enlarge your images up to 600% without losing detail and preserving image quality). This update includes a model improvement for better results, a new single-image preview view, new zoom options, and the new “man-made” mode to better enhance the details in cityscapes, typography, and […]

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The current Nikon US rebates are set to expire this weekend

The current Nikon US rebates are set to expire this weekend (June 28): Adorama | B&H Photo. The Nikon UK summer savings are ending on July 19: WEX Photo | Park Cameras | Amazon UK. The Nikon Z rebates in Germany are expiring on July 17: Calumet. The 30% off DxO NIK Collection 3 and 40% off DxO NIK Collection […]

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Nikon UK offers a free Capture One course for Nikon users

Capture One recently introduced a new Nikon dedicated version. Nikon UK is offering a free Capture One course for Nikon users on June 26th. Here is an overview of the course content:

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Nikon Z5 mirrorless camera rumored specifications

First, I have to correct my previous Nikon Z5 post – I reported that the Z5 will not have a top electronic viewfinder. The translation I got was actually wrong – the Nikon Z5 will not have an electronic display on the top panel and will indeed have an electronic viewfinder on the top panel (similar […]

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