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What to expect next from Nikon (updated)

What to expect next from Nikon (updated from previous post): NIKKOR Z 85mm f/1.2 (see patent). NIKKOR Z 600mm f/4 (see patent). Nikkor Z 800mm f/6.3 (announced). Nikon Z6II+Z7II firmware updates (announced). More new Z lenses (development announcements and/or potential roadmap updates). One new Nikon camera is expected in 2022 – it could be just […]

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What to expect next from Nikon

What to expect next from Nikon: Nikkor Z 85mm f/1.2 (see patent) Nikkor Z 800mm f/6.3 – this lens will be amazing on many levels and it will be a huge hit Nikon Z6II+Z7II firmware updates with more AF and EVF improvements I believe we may see some announcements already at the 2022 CP+ show in […]

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New Nikon NIKKOR Z 85mm f/1.2 S lens patent (with defocus control?)

A new patent application surfaced online in Japan yesterday (P2022-21154A) for a NIKKOR Z 85mm f/1.2 lens. Several different designs are described in the patent plication – see the diagrams above. Here are the details for the #1 lens design: Focal length (f): 84.7mm Aperture (FNO): f/1.22 Angle of view (2ω): 28.42° Image height (Ymax): […]

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This is NOT the upcoming Nikkor Z 85mm f/1.2 lens

A few weeks ago I posted online a mockup of the Nikkor Z 85mm f/1.2 lens that was sent in by a reader and the Internet did what the Internet does best… the mockup turned into a “leak”. Update – see also this mockup from the Nikon Z Facebook group: There are a few websites […]

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The next two lenses to be announced by Nikon are…

The next two lenses rumored to be announced by Nikon are:

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Nikon’s latest Nikkor Z mirrorless lens roadmap: 20 lenses announced, 7 more to come

In the latest Nikkor Z mirrorless lens roadmap Nikon already has 6 cameras 20 mirrorless lenses announced (without counting the two Z teleconverters) and 7 more lenses are coming: Nikkor Z DX 18-140mm Nikkor Z 24-105mm S-Line Nikkor Z 85mm S-Line (f/1.2?) Nikkor Z 100-400mm S-Line Nikkor Z 200-600mm Nikkor Z 400mm S-Line (f/2.8?) Nikkor Z 600mm […]

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Updated Nikon Nikkor Z mirrorless lens roadmap

As previously reported, here is the updated Nikon Nikkor Z mirrorless lens roadmap – new Nikkor Z 85mm (f/1.2?), 400mm, and 600mm S-line lenses were added (click for larger view):

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