Monthly Archives: February 2022

New: Tokina SZX 400mm f/8 super tele reflex lens and 2x extender kit for Nikon F and Z mounts

Tokina released a new SZX 400mm f/8 super tele reflex lens and 2x extender kit for both Nikon Z and F mounts. The kit includes the Tokina SZX super tele 400mm f/8 reflex MF lens and the SZ 2X extender kit for T-mount (TA-020). You still need to purchase the Tokina TA0016 SZX T-mount adapter […]

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Coming later today: “Nikon Z9 out of the box – making sense of menus” live online presentation with NPS representative

Pauls’ Photo is holding a live online presentation later today with an NPS representative and the topic is “Nikon Z9 out of the box – making sense of menus”. The exact time is: Friday, February 25th, 5:30 pm (Pacific time). The event is free and you can register here. Additional information:

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Cosina officially announced three new Voigtlander lenses for Nikon Z-mount: 50mm f/2, 35mm f/2, and 23mm f/1.2

Today Cosina officially announced the previously reported three new Voigtlander lenses for Nikon Z-mount (two full-frame and one APS-C). The release date and pricing are not yet available. Here are the details:

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Nikon confirms the Z9 camera will get ProRes RAW

After DJI and Kinefinity removed the ProRes RAW feature from their products, there were some speculations/guesses online that Nikon will do the same. Those “rumors” were wrong – Ymcinema has a nice article on this topic: “After the cancellation of the ProRes RAW feature in the DJI Ronin 4D, Nikon Z9 buyers started to worry […]

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The new Canon RF 800mm f/5.6 lens is priced at $17,000, what price to expect for the Nikkor Z 800mm f/6.3?

Nikon did not announce any new products at the CP+ show in Japan, but we can now guesstimate the price of the Nikkor Z 800mm f/6.3 after Canon announced their mirrorless RF 800mm f/5.6 L IS USM lens and priced it at $17,000. For example, the Canon RF 400mm f/2.8 is priced at $12,000 while the […]

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Nikon NIKKOR Z 400mm f/2.8 TC VR S lens review by Camera Labs

I usually post reviews only in the first few days/weeks after a new camera or lens is officially released. I have already mentioned a few video reviews of the new Nikon NIKKOR Z 400mm f/2.8 TC VR S mirrorless lens for Z-mount and now we also have the first “real” review from Camera Labs, which […]

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Three new Voigtlander lenses for Nikon Z-mount on display in Japan

In a presentation in Japan, Cosina displayed three additional Voigtlander lenses for Nikon Z-mount – two full-frame (based on the Sony versions) and one APS-C: Voigtlander APO-LANTHAR 50mm f/2 Asph for Z-mount (full frame) Voigtlander APO-LANTHAR 35mm f/2 Asph for Z-mount (full frame) Voigtlander NOKTON D 23mm f/1.2 Asph for Z-mount (APS-C) All lenses will […]

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Nikon France: the NIKKOR Z 800mm f/6.3 VR S lens will be available for testing in a French store on May 9th

I still have no confirmation for the exact date Nikon will officially release the NIKKOR Z 800mm f/6.3 VR S lens, but Nikon France posted on social media about an event on May 9th in a French store where the 800 Z lens will be available for testing:

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