Deal of the day: Nikon 100th anniversary premium leather bag now $153/38% off


The Nikon 100th anniversary premium leather bag is now $153 off/38% off only at Amazon US (price: $246.95). The price at B&H and Adorama is still $399.95. Additional pictures:

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Sigma 24-70mm f/2.8 DG OS HSM Art lens for Nikon F-mount now in stock (+ reviews & comparisons)


The new Sigma 24-70mm f/2.8 DG OS HSM Art lens for Nikon F-mount is now shipping worldwide and is currently in stock at:

B&H | Adorama | eBay (refurbished) | Amazon US | Amazon UK | Amazon DE


A good and very detailed comparison between the Sigma 24-70mm f/2.8 Art and Tamron 24-70mm f/2.8 G2 lenses can be found on krolop-gerst.com and on makofoto.cz:

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Nikon D850 low light / high ISO

Early morning at the Granville Island Market
10000 ISO, 1/60 sec. @ f6.3, Lens 70mm
First shots w/ Nikon D850 in Low light / High ISO

Early morning at the Granville Island Market
20000 ISO, 1/60 sec. @ f8, Lens 70mm
First shots w/ Nikon D850 in Low light / High ISO

Early morning at the Granville Island Market
102400 ISO, 1/250 sec. @ f10, Lens 70mm
First shots w/ Nikon D850 in Low light / High ISO

The Nikon D850 in a low light / high ISO challenge by Craig Minielly

Having received one of the first Nikon D850 shortly after it's release, I was excited to try it out and test its capabilities in the higher ISO ranges that I typically like to work with.

But first, a disclaimer of sorts… I am a Nikon Ambassador. I am biased of course, but that bias is built on decades of experience with a brand that has never let me down, and that I rely on under a variety of challenging conditions in delivering bankable results to my clients, every time and without excuses. Whether hanging over a city at night, or crawling through blasted out caverns 1000’ feet below ground in a rainstorm of wet grime & dust, I’m alway pushing the boundaries of my gear and my personal expectations.

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New interview with Tetsuro Goto from Nikon: “full frame is the trend, if Nikon will go mirrorless it must be full frame”





The Chinese website Xitek published a new interview with Tetsuro Goto from Nikon. Here is a translation of the main points from the interview:

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Tamron 100-400mm f/4.5-6.3 Di VC USD lens (model A035) for Nikon F-mount announced


Today Tamron announced the development of a new 100-400mm f/4.5-6.3 Di VC USD lens (model A035) for Nikon F-mount. The official product launch will by the end of 2017. The US pricing is not yet announced.

Press release:

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New Nikon 24mm f/1.8 full-frame and APS-C mirrorless lens patents filed in Japan




New Nikon patents were filed in Japan for a Nikon 24mm f/1.8 full-frame and APS-C mirrorless lenses:

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