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Nikon D7500 real life review

Klaus Tan (Facebook | Instagram | Flickr) shares his quick review of the Nikon D7500 DSLR camera ($1,246.95): Nikon Singapore recently invited me to have a hands-on experience with the D7500. The event was held at a wake park, basically an enclosed cable ski park for wakeboarders. The camera packs a punch within its almost featherweight mass […]

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Yongnuo YN 50mm f/1.8 lens review (for Nikon F-mount)

This review of the Yongnuo YN 50mm f/1.8 full frame lens for Nikon DSLR cameras (additional coverage of that lens can be found here) is by Arkadiy Shapoval from radojuva.com: Important: Please note that the Yongnuo YN50mm F1.8 lens model, in versions for Nikon and Canon, looks very different from one another. Usually, third-party lenses such […]

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Back in Antarctica: A Year With Birds

“Back in Antarctica: A Year With Birds” by Stefan Christmann (Website | Instagram | Facebook, see also his previous [NR] guest post, please click on images for larger view): A Year With Birds The monotonous sound of the Basler BT-67 plane hums in my ears when I wake up and open my eyes, just to get blinded […]

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The most underestimated camera ever? (the waterproof, shockproof and freezeproof Nikon 1 AW1)

“The most underestimated camera ever” by Henrik Fitinghoff is about the waterproof, shockproof and freezeproof Nikon 1 AW1 mirrorless camera ($797): I´m a frequent reader of NikonRumors, and there hasn’t been that much good news as of late. I passed 50 years of age and bought my first Nikon when I was 16. It wasn’t […]

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The latest CIPA data: 2017 is shaping up to be a good year for camera companies

Nikon is not the only camera manufacturer that is currently having problems (see the latest rumors about Panasonic and Ricoh). The overall camera and lens markets have shrunk significantly compared to a few years ago, but the latest data shows some signs of improvement (I usually cover the monthly CIPA reports over at PhotoRumors). Here is […]

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Mitakon Speedmaster 85mm f/1.2 lens for Nikon F-mount (sample photos)

Brazilian photographer Charles Oliveira (www.charlesoliveira.com.br) sent me some sample photos taken with the Mitakon Speedmaster 85mm f/1.2 lens for Nikon F-mount (US price: $799) using a D600 camera. He photographed his girlfriend Gaby Ramos in the city of Ouro Preto, a historic city in Brazil. The only thing he did to the images was to apply […]

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