Monthly Archives: March 2022

DaVinci Resolve 17.4.6 update released with added support for decoding Nikon RAW files

Today Blackmagic Design released a new version 17.4.6 of DaVinci Resolve with added support for Nikon RAW files. This probably means that we are getting closer to the Nikon Z9 RAW video firmware update. Blackmagic Design DaVinci Resolve 17 Studio can be purchased at Adorama, Amazon, and B&H Photo. Additional information is available here. Nikon […]

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Nikon Nikkor Z 800mm f/6.3 VR PF S lens updates (price: $6k, weight: 2.3 kg!)

Some updates on the upcoming Nikon Nikkor Z 800mm f/6.3 VR PF S lens: Official announcement: April 4th or April 6th (±1 day) Expected to start shipping in May A pro-level lens with a “spectacular” performance Optically as good as the Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 800mm f/5.6E FL ED VR lens for F-mount Price: around $6,000 […]

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Announced: Venus Optics Laowa 20mm f/4 Zero-D Shift lens for Nikon F and Z mounts

Today Venus Optics officially announced the previously rumored Laowa 20mm f/4 Zero-D Shift lens for Nikon F and Z mounts: Laowa 20mm f/4 Zero-D Shift Laowa Shift Lens Support Nikon Z-mount version: Nikon F-mount version: Here are the details: 20mm Ultra-Wide-Angle Lens ±11mm Shift Amount Outstanding Optical Performance  “Zero” Distortion 14-blade Aperture Close Focusing Distance […]

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Weekly Nikon news flash #669

→ KUVRD has a new product on Kickstarter – a teeny cleaning tool for lenses & screens: “Universal Glass Cleaners. Safely clean any lens/screen/monitor. Conveniently stick to any surface/device. Washable. Reusable.” → New: Accsoon M1 1080p video transmitter (HDMI to UVC on-camera device for Android smartphones). → AstrHori is a new Chinese lens manufacturer and their […]

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The TTartisan 32mm f/2.8 autofocus lens for Nikon Z-mount will be officially announced tomorrow

Tomorrow (March 28) TTartisan will officially announce their new 32mm f/2.8 full-frame autofocus mirrorless lens for Nikon Z-mount (previously reported here). This is will be the first AF lens for Z-mount from TTartisan (they have several manual focus lenses for Z-mount). Here are the details (check TTartisan website for updates): Update – the lens was […]

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The current shipping date for new Nikon Z9 orders in Japan is January 2023

A quick update on my previous post from December on the Nikon Z9 waiting time in Japan – if you place your order today at Yodobashi, your Z9 is expected to ship in January 2023:

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Nikon Z9: Making sense of menus free online event on March 31

Service Photo is offering a free online event “Nikon Z9: Making sense of menus” on Thursday, March 31:

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The new Voigtlander NOKTON D 35mm f/1.2 lens for Nikon Z-mount will be released on April 6

Cosina Japan announced that the new Voigtlander NOKTON D 35mm f/1.2 lens for Nikon Z-mount will be released on April 6th (check for pre-orders at B&H Photo and Adorama). Voigtlander NOKTON D 35mm f/1.2 APS-C mirrorless lens for Nikon Z-mount Back in February Cosina also announced three additional Voigtlander lenses for Nikon Z-mount – 50mm […]

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