World Photography Day Nikon teaser: new Nikon Z6 “Ultimate Filmmaker’s Kit” (for Indian market only?)


Last week I posted a teaser from Nikon India about "something exciting for videographers and filmmakers" coming today (World Photography Day). My guess was correct - Nikon India introduced the "Ultimate Filmmaker’s Kit". The price of ₹3,82,832 (around $5,300) should offer 24% savings. The new kit seems to be available only in India (see the US version at AdoramaB&H Photo and Amazon).

The new kit includes the following products:

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No, this is not the Nikon Z9 camera design patent



A few days ago I shared on Facebook patent drawings of a Nikon Z camera. I did not even bother posting it here on the blog because it is obvious that this is the Z6/Z7 camera and not a new Nikon Z9 camera.

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The new Viltrox 20mm f/1.8 lens for Nikon Z-mount is now available for pre-order



The new Viltrox 20mm f/1.8 lens for Nikon Z-mount is now available for pre-order:



Detailed information on the new Viltrox 20mm f/1.8 lens for Nikon Z-mount can be found here:

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Weekly Nikon news flash #536


Peak Design Nikon F CaptureLENS is now $15 off until 8/31/19 (you pay $74.95).


→ CIPA camera vs. smartphone graph.

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Exclusive deal: 40% off all Rocky Nook books (including the new Nikon Z6 and Z7 books)


I have an exclusive coupon code that will give you 40% off all Rocky Nook books, including the new Nikon Z6 and Nikon Z7 books (pictured above):

Use coupon code NikonRumors during checkout and you will get 40% off your entire order.

The above coupon code is valid only for rockynook.com (make sure you make your purchase from any of the Rocky Nook links in this post).

All available Nikon related books can be found here and here.

Rocky Nook books are also available for sale on Amazon, but in most cases you will get a better deal if you use the above coupon and purchase directly from Rocky Nook.

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New Nikon EN-EL25 battery registered in Russia

Nikon registered a new EN-EL25 camera battery in Russia. Here is a breakdown of the latest Nikon EN-ELxx batteries:


The Nikon EN-EL24 battery was for the Nikon 1 J5 camera.
The Nikon EN-EL23 battery was for the P600, P610, P900 and S810c cameras.
The Nikon EN-EL22 battery was for the Nikon 1 J4 and S2 cameras.

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