Monthly Archives: March 2022

Venus Optics is rumored to announce a new Laowa FF S 20mm f/4 C-Dreamer shift lens for Nikon next week

Next week Venus Optics is rumored to announce a new Laowa FF S 20mm f/4 C-Dreamer shift lens for Nikon cameras (previous coverage of the lens can be found here):

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Nikon Z fc camera sensor measurements released at PhotonsToPhotos

PhotonsToPhotos published their Nikon Z fc camera sensor measurements – here are a few comparisons with other Nikon cameras (click for larger view, the Nikon Zfc is now in stock at B&H and Adorama):

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The Nikon Nikkor Z 800mm f/6.3 VR PF S lens will be officially announced on April 4th

I already reported that the next new product from Nikon will be the Nikkor Z 800mm f/6.3 VR PF S lens – the official announcement is expected on or around April 4th. I was told that the price will be significantly lower than initially anticipated because the new 800mm will be a PF lens: The new […]

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The latest US Nikon Z9 pre-orders/shipment update

Several readers in the US just received their Nikon Z9 cameras from Adorama. The currently shipped orders were placed on the day of the announcement (October 28). Almost 5 months since the Z9 is available to purchase, Nikon is still fulfilling orders placed on the first day:

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Weekly Nikon news flash #668

→ The new Pegear CFExpress Type B memory card is now available also on Amazon.(see all Pergear CFExpress memory cards). → Kristi Odom’s Nikon wildlife photography gear. → Nikon Z9 + Topaz Sharpen AI report can be found here. The Topaz Labs Sharpen AI sale is ending soon. → Profoto released a new firmware update […]

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Free online event: Nikon Z9 Focus Tour (Thursday, March 24)

The Creative Photo Academy is offering a free online event “Nikon Z9 Focus Tour” on Thursday, March 24 at 5:30 pm (Pacific time):

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Nikon is North Korea’s favorite camera in 2021

Nikon is the most used camera in North Korea in 2021 according to this article published on a media outlet specializing in North Korean topics: Nikon is the most used camera by the State News Agency KCNA. Although the article is paywalled, here are two tweets published by NK NEWS:

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Released: DxO PureRAW 2, Luminar Neo 1.0.2, ON1 Resize AI, Sharpen AI 4.0.2

DxO PureRAW 2 DxO released PureRAW 2 – the new version allows users to pre-process images without leaving Lightroom, offers significant speed improvements, added Fujifilm X-Trans/40 new cameras support, 5800 new modules, improved OS integration, and more. Skylum Luminar Neo 1.0.2 Skylum (located in Ukraine) released Luminar Neo 1.0.2 – some of the new improvements […]

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