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New Nikon patents – it’s all about the headset

Tethered shooting via a headset? Maybe this is not that far away. Few months ago Nikon released the Nikon Media Port UP300x video headset and now there are 3 new patent application that just became public today: Wearable display: “A proposition is to provide a wearable display suitable for enjoying contents including images by plural users […]

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Nikon D90 with Nikon Media Port UP300x combo – the future of photography?

Few months ago Nikon announced a rather weird product: the Nikon Media Port UP300x. At the Photo Imaging Expo 2009 in Japan, Nikon had the Media Port UP300x on display connected to a Nikon D90 – the photographer could basically see the viewfinder through the eyepiece. Pretty cool! You add a remote trigger and you have something you can impress your clients […]

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Nikon Media Port UP300x video headset gets reviewed

Do you remember the Nikon Media Port UP300x video headset? If you want to find out more about this weird product, Akihabaranews just published a review: “The UP300 Series is an interesting concept and a really high-end product. Definitely not made for everyone, don’t expect to get the perfect PMP player experience, but once you understand […]

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Two new Nikon products

Nikon announced two new products today – the Media Port UP300 and UP300x video headset. This is a rather awkward direction for Nikon and I am not sure of the intended target audience, but those gadgets look pretty impressive. It is interesting to see the word “video” in another Nikon product, not to mention the […]

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