Category Archives: Other Nikon stuff

Nikon Arcrest protection filters update

A quick update on the new Nikon Arcrest “high-performance” protection filters that were announced in June: Nikon now has a dedicated page on the filters – additional information can be found here DC.watch posted a review of the Arcrest filters with sample photos (translated) The filters are currently in stock at Amazon Japan and on eBay The Nikon Arcrest filters are made with real […]

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New in-browser push notifications implemented for NikonRumors

You can now subscribe for in-browser push notifications for NikonRumors. You can control your subscription from the small red bell icon located on the lower right corner of the screen or from the settings in your browser. Currently the notifications work only for Chrome, Safari and Firefox browsers. You can also follow NikonRumors on Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and Instagram or subscribe […]

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What to expect next from Nikon

After the latest announcements, here is an updated list of what to expect next from Nikon (see previous lists here): Nikon D810 replacement (expected to be announced this summer) Replacements for the Coolpix P900 camera Two more Nikkor lenses are rumored to be announced this year (I expected 5 new lenses, 3 were already announced): New Nikkor AF-P 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6 […]

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About that Fuji “helping” Nikon “rumor”

Every few months I have to make a post and debunk some fake news/clickbait story reported by another website. Today we are dealing with the “rumor” that Fuji and the Japanese government are supposed to help Nikon and Fuji will buy Nikon. What is the source you may ask? A random Japanese blog post from a […]

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If you have tried to contact me in the past few weeks, I may have not received your message

I just realized that since I moved to a new secure (https) server on April 17th, I stopped receiving tips and emails sent from the contact form on the blog. The problem is now resolved, so please re-send your messages if possible. Thanks and sorry for the inconvenience.

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U.S. International Trade Commission has launched a patent infringement investigation of certain Nikon digital cameras, software and components

       Reuters reports that the U.S. International Trade Commission has launched a patent infringement investigation of certain Nikon digital cameras, software and components triggered by a complaint from Carl Zeiss and ASML. Everything started last month when Nikon filed a lawsuit against ASML and Carl Zeiss over patented semiconductor lithography technology. Three days […]

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