Category Archives: Nikon Lenses

Two new Nikkor Z 70-200mm f/2.8 S lens reviews

Here are two new Nikkor Z 70-200mm f/2.8 S lens reviews: After the Nikkor Z 70-200mm f/2.8 S lens was delayed, there is still no shipping date listed at any of the major online retailers: Adorama | B&H | Amazon | WEX | Park | Calumet | Camera Canada. Previous Nikkor Z 70-200mm f/2.8 S lens reviews:

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Nikon released firmware update version 1.01 for the Nikkor Z 24-70mm f/4 S lens

Today Nikon released firmware update version 1.01 for the Nikkor Z 24-70mm f/4 S lens with a single fix: “Aperture control has been made more reliable by setting aperture to a medium diameter (around f/8) when the camera is turned off, rather than close to the minimum diameter.” The Nikkor Z 24-70mm f/4 S lens […]

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Nikon lens scope converter

Slow news day. Check out this video on the Nikon lens scope converter: Nikon no longer makes this product (you can still find some on eBay). Kenko has a similar solution that is available now for $180 at Adorama and B&H. Some third party options are available on Amazon. See also this related NikonRumors blog […]

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Nikon’s new short-wavelength refractive (SR) lens element explained

Nikon’s new short-wavelength refractive (SR) lens element explained:

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Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 800mm f/5.6E FL ED VR lens water damage repair

This $16,300 Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 800mm f/5.6E FL ED VR lens had water damage and it was fixed by NRC Taiwan. Here are some pictures – you can see the wet element towards the end:

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Comparing the new Nikkor Z 20mm f/1.8 lens with the Nikkor 20mm f/1.8 F-mount lens

Ricci published a video comparing the new 20mm f/1.8S Z-mount lens ($1,047) with the existing 20mm f/1.8G F-mount lens ($717). Spoiler alert – the Z-mount version is better: The Nikkor Z 20mm f/1.8 S lens is now shipping in the US, check availability at: Adorama | B&H | Amazon | WEX | Park Camera | Calumet. I think we […]

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