Category Archives: Other Nikon stuff

The iconic “Tank Man” photos were all shot with a Nikon camera

The short film “Leica – The Hunt” caused a lot of trouble for the German camera maker to the point that the Chinese government banned the word “Leica” from social media. As several LeicaRumors readers already noted (see this and this discussions) the iconic photo titled “Tank Man” was shot with a Nikon camera. The […]

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Rumors: Nikon signed up to purchase the new Sony 60MP sensor (IMX455)

Some rumors from the Chinese social network Weibo: Nikon already signed up to purchase the new Sony IMX455 60MP sensor. The IMX455 sensor PDAF is supposed to be better than the Multi-CAM 20000 currently used in some Nikon cameras. Sony will not use the IMX455 sensor, instead, they may use a slightly better version called […]

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Over 70% of the winning World Press Photo 2019 photos were shot with Nikon/Canon full-frame DSLR cameras

Some interesting stats on the winning World Press Photo 2019 photographs – over 70% of the photos were shot with Nikon/Canon full-frame DSLR cameras while only 4.4% were taken with a mirrorless camera (only 2.6% were taken with a Sony camera):

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Nikon has five upcoming digital cameras

Here is an updated list of registered/upcoming/not yet announced Nikon digital cameras (there were only four cameras back in January):

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Nikon F5 camera commercial

A reader recently reminded me about this genius old Nikon F5 camera commercial:

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Nikon at the 2019 NAB show

Here are a few pictures of the Nikon booth at the 2019 NAB show (see schedule):

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