Category Archives: Nikon 1

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Nikon officially confirms they are “developing new mirrorless products”

In connection with the latest interview with Nikon’s president I posted here on [NR], a Nikon spokesperson said this to dpreview: “While details are confidential, we can say that we are currently developing new mirrorless products that build upon Nikon’s strengths, and offer the performance prospective customers expect, including the ultimate optics performance, image-processing technologies, strength […]

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Thom Hogan explains why Nikon’s late entry to the mirrorless market could actually be a good thing

  Continuation to my post from earlier today: there could be multiple reasons why Nikon is still not releasing their mirrorless solution. All previously announced mirrorless cameras from other companies were not perfect and they all had some serious disadvantages. Just in the past year, we started seeing mirrorless cameras with improved EVF (Leica SL), dual […]

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Nikon’s president confirms new mirrorless camera in an interview

Last week the Japanese newspaper Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun published an interview with Nikon’s President Mr. Kazuo Ushida. In the interview Mr. Ushida hinted again (see also this post) that Nikon will be releasing a new mirrorless camera – see the Google translation of the article (fourth paragraph):

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Deal of the day: Nikon 1 J5 with 10-100mm lens for $800 ($250 off)

Amazon is currently selling the Nikon 1 J5 mirrorless camera with 10-100mm lens for $799.95 ($250/24% off). This deal is only for the white J5 version (sold and shipped by Amazon). The same kit is listed for $1,046.95 at B&H and Adorama. This seems to be a limited time deal from Amazon only and will not […]

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Poll: what camera do you want Nikon to release?

I haven’t done one of those useless polls in a while, so here we go – which one of those Nikon cameras do want/need and will most likely purchase (you can vote for two cameras): What camera do you want Nikon to release? You can also enter your own listing in the poll under “other”. Direct link […]

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The most underestimated camera ever? (the waterproof, shockproof and freezeproof Nikon 1 AW1)

“The most underestimated camera ever” by Henrik Fitinghoff is about the waterproof, shockproof and freezeproof Nikon 1 AW1 mirrorless camera ($797): I´m a frequent reader of NikonRumors, and there hasn’t been that much good news as of late. I passed 50 years of age and bought my first Nikon when I was 16. It wasn’t […]

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