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Meike MK 85mm f/1.8 AF full-frame lens for Nikon F-mount short review with many sample photos

    Arkadii Shapoval (blog | 500px | see also his previous NR posts) reviewed the Meike MK 85mm f/1.8 AF full-frame lens for Nikon F-mount – here are the pros and the cons:

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New Nikon Z instant rebates in Europe

Nikon started new and aggressive instant rebates in Europe on Z cameras and lenses: In the UK you can get up to £360 off on select Z cameras and up to £180 off on select Z lenses: Park Cameras UK WEX UK See Nikon UK website for more details. In Germany the sofortrabatt is up […]

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Nikon released their 2021 fiscal year financial reports

Nikon released their financial results for the 2021 fiscal year ending March 31, 2021 – here is the recap: Revenue ¥451.2B (down ¥139.8B) Imaging Products revenue decreased by ¥75.0B Operating Profit: -¥56.2B (down ¥62.9B) Nikon sales in units by product category: Summary for the year ended March 31, 2021:

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Nikon is slowly discontinuing more Nikkor F-mount lenses

In addition to the AF-P DX NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR lens I reported a few days ago, Nikon has slowly retired several other Nikkor F-mount lenses – they are already listed as “old product” on the main Nikon Japan website or listed on the discontinued section of the website (see previous reports on discontinued Nikon products): AF-S […]

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Recommended lenses for the Nikon Z7/Z7II cameras

Photographylife tested many (all?) Nikkor Z lenses – here is their lens recommendation for the Nikon Z7/Z7II cameras (above is the MTF performance of the three Z lenses I currently own):

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Interview with Nikon engineers on the Nikkor Z 14-24mm, 24-70mm, and 70-200mm f/2.8 lenses

Nikon USA published three new interviews with Nikon engineers on the Nikkor Z 14-24mm, 24-70mm, and 70-200mm f/2.8 lenses:

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Nikon DX cameras and lenses are slowly disappearing

Many Nikon DX DSLR cameras and lenses are out of stock in the US: Most Nikon D3500 camera combinations are out of stock at Adorama and B&H The same is the situation with the  Nikon D5600: Adorama | B&H Even the D7500 is not available in many configurations: Adorama | B&H The Nikon D500 has been out of stock for months: […]

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Weekly Nikon news flash #623

→ Nikon Nikkor Z lens roundup. → ON1 announced a new application for image noise removal called NoNoise AI. → Get a free quote for your Nikon gear at Adorama. → New Think Tank Photo rotation backpack series announced.

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