Poll: what camera do you want Nikon to release?

Nikon camera concepts

Nikon camera concepts

I haven't done one of those useless polls in a while, so here we go - which one of those Nikon cameras do want/need and will most likely purchase (you can vote for two cameras):




You can also enter your own listing in the poll under "other".

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Weekly Nikon news flash #418


→ The Sony 256GB XQD G memory card is actually a new model - according to Amazon it was introduced on March 7, 2017. The card is currently $50 off at B&H. More info on the card can be found here.


Macphun released a custom preset collection for the Luminar photo editor - there are 8 completely free sets, plus 3 premium collections.


Tamron is rumored to announce a new 24-70mm f/2.8 Di VC USD G2 lens later this year.

 

→ The latest rebates from Tamron, Sigma and Nikon.

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The most underestimated camera ever? (the waterproof, shockproof and freezeproof Nikon 1 AW1)


"The most underestimated camera ever" by Henrik Fitinghoff is about the waterproof, shockproof and freezeproof Nikon 1 AW1 mirrorless camera ($797):

I´m a frequent reader of NikonRumors, and there hasn’t been that much good news as of late. I passed 50 years of age and bought my first Nikon when I was 16. It wasn’t a particularly easy choice, and certainly not obvious. But as the years went by I got to work with some hardcore Nikon professionals, and even if I never saw myself as a nothing more than fairly decent with a camera, I guess they inspired me to hold on to my Nikons. I also got to buy some used stuff off of them, which also helped. Since then I’ve renewed my cameras and lenses, trying to keep up with digital development. I left the pro segment with D3 and shifted to D750 and is very happy with that.

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The Rokinon 20mm f/1.8 ED AS UMC full frame lens for Nikon F-mount is now $170 off


Many readers have asked me about this deal: the Rokinon 20mm f/1.8 ED AS UMC full frame lens for Nikon F-mount (with AE ship for focus confirmation and auto modes) is now on sale exclusively at Adoroma for $429 (original price: $599 or 28% off) and it comes with free shipping. This deal will expire on May 14th.

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Nikon yearly financial results are out


Nikon published their financial results for the year that ended in March 2017:

Nikon slips to net loss, operating profit up; sees profit, higher sales in FY18 (NASDAQ)

  • 7.11 billion yen net loss
  • 53.37 billion yen in restructuring expenses
  • Operating income increased 60.8%
  • For next year Nikon expects profit of 34 billion yen

Nikon financial results for the year ended on March 31, 2017 for the Imaging Products Business:

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Sigma 100-400mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM Contemporary lens for Nikon F-mount now in stock


The Sigma 100-400mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM Contemporary lens for Nikon F-mount is now shipping and is currently in stock at B&H (still not available at Adorama and Amazon).

Additional information on the Sigma 100-400mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM Contemporary lens:

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