Tag Archives: Nikon and COVID-19

Nikon USA repair service is now open only for mail-in customers (no walk-in because of COVID-19)

Nikon USA repair service is now open only for mail-in customers. Walk-in customers are still now allowed because of COVID-19 (click for larger view):

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Nikon D6 delayed in Japan

The Nikon D6 camera is already shipping in the US and Europe, but it seems that the camera will be delayed in Japan due to supply issues caused by the coronavirus (it was scheduled to start shipping today, June 5):

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Nikon extends free Nikon school classes, continues with the new “CreatorsHour” series

Nikon extended their free Nikon school classes through May and continues with the new “CreatorsHour” series:

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COVID-19 cabin fever: Nikon introducing “Creators Hour”

Nikon is starting to broadcast a new series of live events called “Creators Hour”. The first episode “A deep dive with photographer Brian Skerry” is streaming now: Here are the next 3 upcoming events (the full schedule can be found here):

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Japan’s economic stimulus package will push manufacturers to shift production out of China

An interesting development coming from Japan – apparently, as part of the Japanese stimulus legislation in response to the coronavirus pandemic, the Japanese government is offering financial incentives to Japanese companies to move factories out of China, and back to Japan or other countries. I don’t know enough on that topic in order to form […]

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COVID-19 cabin fever: using a Nikon camera as a webcam for streaming in home studio and online meetings for best quality

Roie Galitz (see his amazing/previous guest posts) created this how-to video on using the Nikon D850 (and D780, Z7, Z6, etc.) as a webcam for streaming in home studio and online meetings for best quality: Here is the gear used/needed: Elgato Key Light – main LED panel Elgato Cam Link 4K Condenser microphone with arm and […]

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