Nikon released new NX MobileAir smartphone app and NX Tether computer software



In addition to the Z9 camera, 100-400mm, 24-120mm lenses, and FTZ II adapter, today Nikon also announced a new NX MobileAir smartphone app for uploading images taken with Nikon cameras (coming November 24) and NX Tether computer software for tethered shooting and remote camera control/adjustment (coming November 4).

Here is the video presentation of NX MobileAir and NX Tether (starting at the 32:28 mark) and additional information:

Nikon NX MobileAir app



New NX MobileAir is an Android™ and iOS® app that lets you tether a compatible** Nikon camera to a compatible*** smartphone for in-the-moment FTP uploads over a 4G or 5G cellular connection. Easily manage FTP server info, make simple photo edits, enter IPTC data and add voice memos. Available as a free app with an optional subscription.

Nikon NX MobileAir features

  • Workflow efficiency is increased with the automatic import of captured images to a smart device, automatic attachment of IPTC metadata information during image import, automatic upload to a pre-registered FTP server, and support for an auto straighten function convenient during the automatic upload of images*1.
  • Option to import only protected images within the camera to a smart device, and upload to an FTP server.
  • Imported images within the application can be selected manually for upload to an FTP server.
  • The number of albums that can be created, and the maximum number of images storable in each album are unlimited*2.
  • Reliable and high-speed image import is possible via USB wired connection without setting adjustments on the camera side*3.
  • Voice memos can be imported simultaneously with the image to the smart device. IPTC metadata information can be edited while playing the voice memo.
  • IPTC metadata information can be added manually, voice memos can be input for each IPTC metadata item*4, and images can be viewed and edited within the application.
  • Supports the upload of images captured with a smart device or cameras of other brands to an FTP server.
  • Features settings that are effective for preventing mis-operation, such as screen lock during operation, as well as a resend function in case of import error.
  • IPTC metadata and FTP upload settings can be set for individual albums.

Supported OS

  • Android™ (9 or later)
  • iOS (14 or later)

Supported cameras

  • Android™: Z 9, Z 7II, Z 6II, Z 50, D6, D5
  • iOS: Z 9

Nikon NX Tether software



New NX Tether is a simple, streamlined tethered shooting utility for compatible1 Nikon cameras. Transfer shots to a laptop or computer automatically in real-time and collaborate with your team. Monitor and adjust key camera settings—all in a free software compatible with both Mac and PC.

Nikon NX Tether features:

  • All functions can be used free of charge.
  • High operability achieved through a user interface that features a simple, consolidated layout for the basic functions required for tethered shooting
  • Features the same operation icons that are utilized in Nikon digital camera interfaces, supporting intuitive operation.
  • The operation panel can be minimized, enabling images to be viewed with less distraction.
  • Supports a function that notifies users of transmission errors via sound and display.
  • Works not only with NX Studio, but also in collaboration with software such as Adobe Photoshop Lightroom and Capture One.

Supported OS

  • Windows Version:
  • Microsoft Windows 10 Home
  • Microsoft Windows 10 Pro
  • Microsoft Windows 10 Enterprise
  • Microsoft Windows 8.1
  • Microsoft Windows 8.1 Pro
  • Microsoft Windows 8.1 Enterprise

Mac Version:

  • macOS Big Sur Version 11
  • macOS Catalina Version 10.15
  • macOS Mojave Version 10.14

Supported cameras

  • Z 9, Z 7II, Z 6II, Z 7, Z 6, Z 5, Z fc, Z 50, D6, D780

The full press release is available here. Screenshots of NX MobileAir and NX Tether:



All new Nikon products are now available for pre-order:

Nikon Z9 (US): Nikon Z9 (EU): Nikon Z9 (CA)
Adorama
B&H
Amazon
Pauls’s Photo
Service Photo
Calumet (NL)
Calumet (DE)
Foto Erhardt (DE)
Park Cameras (UK)
WEX (UK)
CameraCanada
Nikkor 100-400mm: Nikkor Z 24-120mm: Nikon FTZ II:
Adorama
B&H
Amazon
Park Cameras (UK)
WEX (UK)
Calumet (DE)
Foto Erhardt (DE)
CameraCanada (CA)
Adorama
B&H
Amazon
Park Cameras (UK)
WEX (UK)
Calumet (DE)
Foto Erhardt (DE)
CameraCanada (CA)
Adorama
B&H
Park Cameras (UK)
WEX (UK)
Calumet (DE)
Foto Erhardt (DE)
CameraCanada (CA)


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