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Amazon Germany and Amazon UK currently have a listing for a Just EasyCover Silicone Skin for Nikon V3 (JU0467). Unless this is an error, the design shows that the new Nikon 1 V3 camera will not have a grip (the V1 also did not have a grip, but the V2 did). The in stock date […]
NikonRumors, 4 months ago
Today's guest post is by Julien Hautcoeur (Web | Facebook | Tumblr). Click on images for larger view: I am a French engineer, I grew up in front on the Atlantic Ocean in Brittany. It is a really beautiful place with amazing landscapes (and food). I was playing with the Minolta camera of my dad when […]
NikonRumors, 4 months ago
Adorama currently has refurbished Android based Nikon Coolpix S800c cameras on sale for $94.98 79.95 (original: $346.95). I guess Nikon abandoned the Android based camera project, just like they did with the Coollpix S1100pj experiment (camera with a built-in projector). Posted by NikonRumors.com This RSS feed is copyrighted and cannot be republished in any way without […]
NikonRumors, 4 months ago

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Luminous Landscape, 4 months ago
Few more details on the upcoming Nikkor 35mm f/1.8G FX and 18–55mm f/3.5–5.6G DX lenses: Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 35mm f/1.8G 11 elements in 8 groups, 1 aspherical and 1 ED elements (the 35mm f/1.4G lens has 10 elements in 7 groups with 1 aspherical element) No golden ring Minimum focusing distance: 25 cm Filter size: […]
NikonRumors, 4 months ago
Most of the rumored cameras and lenses I reported in the past two months were already announced (see this and this post). There will be more Nikon announcements in the January-February timeframe. In addition to the CES show, historically Nikon always introduces new products for the CP+ show in Japan (February 13-16, 2014). The Winter Olympics games […]
NikonRumors, 4 months ago
Nikon Middle East & Africa is talking about a new DSLR camera to be announced on January 17th, 2014 on their Facebook page: "What makes your heart race? What makes your heart skip a beat? What warms your heart? Is it speed and adrenaline, the thrill of excitement, or the emotion of the moment? Join THE […]
NikonRumors, 4 months ago


This is something I get asked about a lot, and its inclusion on the site is far overdue. The following is a list of gear in which I have complete confidence, and would recommend wholeheartedly to any photographer.

The Without Reservation list will be kept up to date going forward, so these are all subject to change at some point in the future. But as of now, this is the go-to gear that I rely upon day in and day out.
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Strobist, 4 months ago

Given the advances in sensor technology over the past few years, is Full Frame really necessary? Up until recently I might have said "Maybe not...". The latest generation of smaller sensor cameras have gotten so good, and the appeal of smaller and lighter bodies and lenses is so great, that in many parts of the world DSLR sales are being trumped by Compact System Cameras.

But now with Sony's new A7 and A7r Full Frame cameras, which are actually smaller than some MFT models, which way are things going to go? Find out more.


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Luminous Landscape, 4 months ago
In addition to the 35mm f/1.8G FX lens, during the CES in early January, Nikon is rumored to announce also a D3300 camera with a new Nikkor 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G DX VRII lens. The new lens will be significantly smaller and lighter (less then 200 grams) when compared to the current model. It will feature a new […]
NikonRumors, 4 months ago
Today Nikon released View NX 2.8.3. Here is the list of modifications: Windows version Compatibility with Windows 8.1, Windows 8.1 Pro, and Windows 8.1 Enterprise has been added. Macintosh version Compatibility with Macintosh OS X version 10.9 has been added. Support for Mac OS X version 10.6 has been eliminated. Posted by NikonRumors.com This RSS feed […]
NikonRumors, 4 months ago
SLR Magic Hyperprime 50mm T/0.95 review
Photozone, 4 months ago
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