Tag Archives: 4k video

Nikon announced the development of new firmware for the Z6, Z7, D5, D850 and D500 cameras

Nikon announced again the development of new firmware for the Z6 and Z7 mirrorless cameras with eye-detection AF, increased AF/AE performance, RAW video output and CFexpress support (UPDATE: now also the D5, D850 and D500 cameras will have CFexpress support as I already reported back in November):

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Nikon will be the first company to offer true HDMI ProRes RAW 4k output with the Z6/Z7 mirrorless cameras

Nikon will be the first company to offer true HDMI ProRes RAW 4k output with the Z6/Z7 mirrorless cameras (RAW video output is already available from other manufacturers like Blackmagic, but not from the HDMI port). The upgrade will come as a firmware update and this is probably the main reason for the new Nikon Z6 […]

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The Nikon D850 will be capable of 4k UHD video in FX format (with no crop)

First, note that all my posts and the official press release describe the D850 as a “full-frame, high-resolution, high-speed digital SLR cameras”, not mirrorless or medium format as some have suggested (the B&H listing of the D850 as a mediums format 645 was a mistake). This is what we know about the D850 so far based […]

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Nikon announces Coolpix W300 waterproof camera with 4K UHD video

Nikon announced the Coolpix W300 – a new waterproof camera with 4K UHD video. The camera will be available in Summer 2017 in orange, yellow and black for a suggested retail price of $389.95. Sample photos can be found here. Pre-order links can be found here. Press release:

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Nikon D5 firmware update to extend the 4k video recording limit coming in June

Back in January I reported a rumor about a new Nikon D5 firmware update that will extend the 4k video recording limit to 30 minutes. I received some information that the firmware update will be released at the beginning of June (it was initially supposed to be released at the end of March together with the Nikon […]

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Nikon D5 shipping date confirmed: March 26th

Nikon Japan issued a notice confirming that the Nikon D5 camera and accessories will start shipping on March 26th, 2016. I received some information that the D5 will ship with the rumored firmware update that will allow 4k video recording for 29 minuted and 59 seconds. Here is the full list of new products expected on […]

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