Category Archives: Other Nikon stuff

A few new BCNRanking digital camera stats

BCNRanking released their digital camera awards for last year – keep in mind that BCN Ranking is a POS database that collects daily data from approximately 40% of the Japanese electronics retailers and online stores (click for larger view):

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Nikon at CES recap

The 2020 CES show is now over. Here is the complete [NR] coverage on the new Nikon products in case you missed it: Nikon D780 unboxing Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 120-300mm f/2.8E FL ED SR VR lens comparisons Nikon Coolpix P900 vs. Nikon Coolpix P950 vs. Nikon Coolpix P1000 comparison Nikon Nikkor Z mirrorless lens lineup: […]

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CIPA’s November report is out

CIPA (Camera & Imaging Products Association in Japan) published their November report (orange: 2019, black: 2018, blue: 2017, click for larger view):

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Nikon Nikkor Z 70–200mm f/2.8 VR S lens officially announced

The Nikon Nikkor Z 70–200mm f/2.8 VR S lens is now officially announced: Press release Additional information Sample photos Pre-orders: Adorama B&H Amazon WEX (UK) Park Camera (UK) Calumet (Germany) Camera Canada Nikon Nikkor Z 70–200mm f/2.8 VR S lens design and MTF charts (wide/tele):

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What to expect from Nikon in 2020

Here is an updated list on what to expect from Nikon in 2020: Nikon D6 is coming in February. Nikon D780 is coming next week. Nikon Coolpix P950 is coming next week. Nikon D500 refresh is a possibility (not a completely new model, probably just a minor refresh – maybe one new model that will replace […]

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I doubled down on F-mount and bought a Nikon F6 film SLR camera

refurbished Nikon F6 film SLR camera

It’s almost 2020 and Nikon still sells brand new F6 film SLR cameras for $2,549 at Adorama (sold out) and B&H (in stock now). The F6 is one of the best film cameras ever made and has been on my GAS radar for a very long time. I usually shoot 1-2 rolls of film per year just for […]

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