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This rare Nikkor 58mm f/1.0 got the world’s highest price ever paid for a Nikon lens at auction (€187,500)

This rare, probably one-of-a-kind, Nikkor 58mm f/1.0 lens from the 1970s just sold for €187,500 at the latest Wetzlar Camera Auctions (more info available here):

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Check out this rare Nikkor 17.3mm f/4 220° fisheye lens from Nikon listed on eBay for $150k

A rare Nikkor 17.3mm f/4 220° fisheye lens from Nikon is currently listed for sale on eBay for $149,500. The lens can cover a medium format image circle. Additional information and pictures:

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Rare Nikon goodies at Grays of Westminster

This video from Matt Granger has enough cool Nikon stuff to get its own post and not be part of the upcoming Weekly Nikon News Flash – check out all the rare Nikon goodies at the Grays of Westminster store in London:

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Rare Nikon F camera with original cloth-type shutter curtain for sale on eBay

    Long time [NR] contributor Ron Volmershausen sent me a note about this very rare Nikon F camera currently listed on eBay (last bid $2,204): This listing on eBay is going to create a bit of a ‘stir’ amongst the collectors; the 87th Nikon F to roll off the production line, way back in 1959. The […]

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