Category Archives: Nikon Lenses

In-stock notification: Nikon AF-S Fisheye NIKKOR 8-15mm f/3.5-4.5E ED lens

Several readers have been asking me about the availability of the new Nikon AF-S Fisheye NIKKOR 8-15mm f/3.5-4.5E ED lens – it’s finally in stock at B&H, Amazon and WEX (UK). Additional coverage of the lens can be found here.

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Nikon temporarily suspended the shipping of the 100th anniversary edition D5, D500 cameras and lens set

Nikon Japan announced today that they have temporarily suspended the shipping of the following 100th anniversary commemorative products: Nikon D5 100th anniversary edition (pre-order: B&H | Adorama) Nikon D500 100th anniversary edition (Pre-order: B&H | Adorama) Nikkor triple f/2.8 zoom lens set 100th anniversary edition (Pre-order: B&H | Adorama) Shipment is scheduled to resume in late October. The reason for […]

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Nikon Nikkor AF-P 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6 VR full frame lens review (from the perspective of a hummingbird photographer)

Here is a quick review of the Nikon Nikkor AF-P 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6 VR full frame lens by a reader:

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New Voigtlander Ultron 40mm f/2 SL II S lens for Nikon F-mount announced

Today Cosina announced a new Voigtlander Ultron 40mm f/2 SL II S manual focusing lens for Nikon F-mount that will replace the previous version from 2012. The original Ultron 40mm f/2 Aspherical SL lens was announced back in 2002 (see eBay listings). In the new version Cosina changed the helicoid ring, while keeping the same optical design. […]

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New: Oprema Jena Biotar 75/1.5 lens for Nikon F-mount

A new Kickstarter project was started today to bring back to life the Biotar 75/1.5 lens which will be available also for Nikon F-mount. The full press release can be found on PhotoRumors.com.

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My experience of using “consumer” optics, professionally

The post “My experience of using consumer optics, professionally” is by Des Ong  (website | Facebook | Instagram, see also his previous guest posts): As I sit here in a small cabin at the northern tip of Iceland, waiting for a break in the weather, it feels like the appropriate setting to pen this review. I had meant to write […]

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