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Nikon discontinues the Speedlight SB-500 and suspends orders for the Speedlight SB-5000

      Becuase of parts shortage, today Nikon Japan announced the discontinuation of the Speedlight SB-500 flash and suspension of orders for the Speedlight SB-5000 flash. Most Nikon Speedlight units have been out of stock in the US for a while (check Adorama and B&H). As previously reported, I think Nikon is done with developing flash units […]

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Nikon Speedlight SB-500 flash orders temporary suspended, Speedlight SB-5000 available for purchase

Nikon Japan issued a new press notice indicating that orders of the Speedlight SB-500 flash are temporarily suspended. The Nikon Speedlight SB-5000 flash should be available for purchase. Most Nikon Speedlight flashes have been for a while and are currently out of stock in the US (check Adorama and B&H). As I already mentioned last […]

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New firmware updates for Nikon SB-5000 and Nikon WR-1 released

Nikon SB-5000 ($596.95) firmware version 14.004: Download link In support of the NIKKOR Z 58mm f/0.95 S Noct lens, the product can now display an aperture of f/0.95. Nikon WR-1 ($459) firmware version 1.03: Download link In support of the NIKKOR Z 58mm f/0.95 S Noct lens, the product can now be used to set […]

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Nikon releases several firmware and software updates (180-400mm, P1000, WT-7, SB-5000 and more)

The Nikon Z7 mirrorless camera will start shipping this week and Nikon released several software and firmware updates with support for the Z7. New firmware updates are also available for the 18-400mm f/4E lens and the P1000 camera. Here are the details:

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