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This is the real “Nikon official D850 lens recommendation list”

Several websites, including dpreview, published a “Nikon official D850 lens recommendation list” which has nothing to do with Nikon’s official recommendation. It seems that the list was made up based on nothing but thin air. I have already covered here on the blog Thom Hogan’s recommended list of lenses for the D850 and the actual […]

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New Nikon autumn cashback promotion in the UK

Nikon UK launched a new autumn cashback promotion. Check the pricing and availability at Park Cameras, WEX, Jessops and Amazon UK. Here are the details:

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Nikon’s patent for split pixel patterns and on-sensor PDAF

Nikon filed a patent in Japan for split pixel patterns and electrical circuit design for cross on-sensor PDAF (the split pixel might be for the green color). The patent describes two read-out circuits, one for PDAF and another for images from the split pixel. Additional information is available here.

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Dpreview published their Nikon D850 autofocus test results

Dpreview published their Nikon D850 autofocus test results. Their conclusion:

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Nikon mirrorless camera rumors, speculations and predictions

    One of the main reasons I have been holding back on reporting rumors about the upcoming Nikon mirrorless camera is the different information I am receiving from sources. I have already discussed this topic several times in the past – I think the reason why we are still getting conflicting information is the fact […]

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More exclusive Amazon deals: Nikon D500 lens kit now $350 off

I am not sure how Amazon is getting away with this, but they are again running an exclusive special on several Nikon cameras and lenses: Nikon D500 + 16-80mm lens kit: $2,148.98 (regular price: $2,496.95) Nikon AF-S 18-300mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: $699.98 (reg. price: $996.95) Nikon AF-P 70-300mm f/4.5-6.3G ED VR: $279.98 (reg. price: $396.95) Nikon COOLPIX B700 camera: […]

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