Monthly Archives: December 2021

Happy New Year and the most popular blog posts of 2021

Happy New Year! Thank you for being a [NR] reader for the past 13+ years. Here are the top 10 most popular NikonRumors blog posts for 2021: New Nikon Z9 monster specs leaked, announcement expected in the next two months: Nikon basically combined the D6 and D850 and made it mirrorless… Rumored Nikon Z9 professional […]

Posted in Top 10 Posts | Tagged | 106 Comments

Nikon FTZ mount adapter listed as discontinued

The original Nikon FTZ mount adapter is now listed as discontinued at B&H Photo. The Nikon Z6 II + FTZ and Nikon Z7 II +FTZ kits are also listed as discontinued. The Nikon FTZ is on backorder at Adorama and is currently in stock at Amazon in case you need the integrated tripod mount that […]

Posted in Nikon Lenses | Tagged , , , | 195 Comments

New: SmallRig L-bracket for Nikon Z9 cameras

After the previously reported new Nikon Z9 camera cage (available at Adorama and B&H). SmallRig recently announced also a new L-bracket for Nikon Z9 cameras (briefly mentioned in this post). Pre-orders are now open at Adorama and B&H is coming soon. The official SmallRig website offers international shipping for readers outside of the US. Shipping […]

Posted in Nikon Z9 | Tagged , , | 7 Comments

TTartisan 90mm f/1.25 lens now available also for Nikon Z-mount

It is good to see more third-party lens manufacturers expanding their product lines to include also Z-mount (see all Nikon Z-mount third-party lenses here). Today TTartisan announced that their existing 90mm f/1.25 full-frame manual focus lens is now also available for Nikon Z-mount. The price is $435 and the new lens can be purchased directly […]

Posted in Other Nikon stuff | Tagged , , | 24 Comments

New Nissin MG60 flash for Nikon coming in January

After a delay, the new Nissin MG60 flash for Nikon cameras will be released on January 18th, 2022. The estimated retail price in Japan will be ¥51,700 including tax (around $400-$500). Here are the technical specifications:

Posted in Nikon Flashes | Tagged , | 29 Comments

Nikkor Z 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6 VR S and Nikkor Z 24-120mm f/4 S lenses unboxing pictures

    Some pictures from the new Nikkor Z 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6 VR S and Nikkor Z 24-120mm f/4 S lenses courtesy of Foto Hans Keuzekamp:

Posted in Nikon Lenses | Tagged , , | 78 Comments

Nikon Z9 additional coverage

→ The first Nikon Z9 camera is already listed for sale on eBay and the latest bit is at $6,500 with 3 more days to go.     → The new SmallRig L-bracket and camera cage for the Nikon Z9 camera can now be purchased directly from their website with international shipping (already available at […]

Posted in Nikon Z9 | 140 Comments

Officially announced: new Venus Optics Laowa Argus 45mm f/0.95 FF lens for Nikon Z-mount

  Today Venus Optics officially announced the previously rumored Laowa Argus 45mm f/0.95 FF lens for Nikon Z-mount. Pre-orders are now open with international shipping available. Additional information including sample photos, technical specifications, MTF chart, and lens design diagram can be found here:

Posted in Nikon Lenses | Tagged , , | 11 Comments