Monthly Archives: June 2022

The latest Nikon, Canon, and Pentax DSLR camera sales data from BCN+R

BCN+R published their latest DSLR camera sales data – Nikon DSLR sales are down, Canon DSLR sales are up, while Ricoh/Pentax DSLR sales remain virtually unchanged: From the BCN+R report (Google translated):

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The new Nikon Nikkor Z 400mm f/4.5 VR S lens to be priced at around $2,000?

Is the new Nikon Nikkor Z 400mm f/4.5 VR S lens (expected to be announced this week) going to be priced at around $2,000? I am not sure, but check this video by Manny Ortiz who met Jared Polin when he shot his 400mm f/4.5 video (starting at the 2:50 mark): Update – here are […]

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B&H is now shipping Nikon Z9 orders placed on November 17, 2021

A quick update on the Nikon Z9 camera wait time: B&H is now shipping Z9 orders placed on November 17, 2021. Check Z9 availability at: Z9 pre-orders (US): Europe Canada Adorama B&H Amazon Pauls’s Photo Service Photo Calumet (NL) Calumet (DE) Foto Erhardt (DE) Foto Koch (DE) WEX (UK) CameraCanada

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Nikon Z30 to be announced on June 29

The rumored Nikon Z APS-C  mirrorless camera (rumored to be called Z30) is rumored to be announced on June 29 (±1 day – as previously reported). Even though I do emphasize the word “rumored”, I am pretty confident in this information. We should also get the official announcement of the Nikkor Z 400mm f/4.5 VR […]

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Full Nikon Z9 teardown by Kolarivision

Kolarivision posted their full Nikon Z9 teardown. Here are a few pictures – check the full article for more details:

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Topaz Labs DeNoise AI v3.7 released (currently on sale)

Topaz Labs released DeNoise AI version 3.7 which introduces improved color consistency with Low Light v4, updated TensorRT models, important stability improvements, and bug fixes. More details on the latest updates can be found here (DeNoise is the most popular Topaz Labs product). For a limited time, the new DeNoise AI version 3.7 is $20 off and you can get an additional 15% off with […]

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The latest Kickstarter updates

The latest Kickstarter updates: The SPINN CW.01 is a new protective wrap for camera gear: $52,583 pledged of $7,927 goal Viltrox AF 13mm f/1.4 STM APS-C lens for Nikon Z mount: $53,401 raised so far from 146 backers ATOLL allows users to adjust the camera angle on a tripod quickly is ending in 17 days: […]

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The Nikon Nikkor Z 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6 VR S lens is now in stock at B&H Photo

The Nikon Nikkor Z 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6 VR S lens is now in stock at B&H Photo (update: sold out). Check also the lens availability at: Adorama (listed as “slight delay”) Amazon (expected delivery on July 15) WEX (UK) Calumet (DE) Foto Koch (DE) Foto Erhardt (DE) CameraCanada (CA) Previous coverage of the Nikon Nikkor Z 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6 VR S lens can […]

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