Articles tagged "nikon"

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Sphere of frustration: Nikon KeyMission 360 review

The Nikon KeyMission 360 wants to find its way into your camera bag. And it recently received a firmware update aimed at improving UI. So is it worth the cash? Find out

Nikon releases firmware update for 1 J5 mirrorless system camera

Version 1.01 of the Nikon 1 J5 firmware fixes a bug in the image deletion function of the camera. Read more

Here's how much it would actually cost a pro to switch from Canon to Sony

The Sony a9 is here and it's likely to make a lot of sports photographers curious about switching to Sony. But what's the actual cost of switching if you're a pro? Read more

Nikon D7500: Should I upgrade from my D7200?

The Nikon D7500 brings a lot of D500 to the company's enthusiast model. Shockingly, though, only some of the camera's features are upgrades over the existing D7200, while others have been pared-back. So is it an upgrade or should you buy a D7200 while you can? Read more

Nikon D7500 vs Nikon D500: Which is better for you?

The launch of the D7500 presents an interesting quandary for camera buyers: should I buy the D500 or save some money and get the D7500? We look at the key differences so you can decide for yourself. Read more

Nikon D7500: What you need to know

Nikon's new high-end enthusiast SLR is here and it borrows quite a bit from the flagship APS-C Nikon D500. Here's what you need to know about it. Read more

Nikon announces midrange D7500 DSLR

Nikon has announced its D7500 midrange DSLR, which borrows many of the features from the D500 and puts them into a more compact and affordable package. Read more

Nikon Museum 100th Anniversary Special Exhibition showcases prototype cameras

Nikon continues its 100th anniversary celebration with a special exhibition at the Nikon Museum which includes 40 rare camera prototypes. Read more

KeyMission 360 firmware update improves stability under iOS 10.2

Nikon has issued a firmware update for its KeyMission 360-degree action camera that improves compatibility with iOS devices. Read more

Nikon centralizes optical engineering departments from across the business

Nikon Corporation has announced that it is to bring all its optical engineering facilities under one roof with the establishment of a single division to service the needs of the whole organization. Read more

Nikon formally announces 100th anniversary products, still no word on pricing

Nikon has formally announced a range of special-edition products to mark the company's 100th anniversary. First shown at the CP+ show back in February, we'll have to wait until June for pricing and availability information. Read more

Throwback Thursday: Nikon D70

In 2004 Nikon launched its first sub-$1000 DSLR, the Nikon D70. The D70 shared many components with its older and more expensive sibling D100 and offered more manual control and customizability than its direct rival from Canon, the EOS 300D (Digital Rebel). Read more

Nikon fixes bugs and adds compatibility for WT-7 Wi-Fi transmitter

Nikon has issued new firmware for its D810, D810A, D750, D7200 and D500 DSLR cameras that fixes a number of issues and which will allow those that can’t already to operate with the company’s WT-7 wireless transmitter. Read more

Nikon AF-P DX Nikkor 70-300mm F4.5-6.3G ED VR sample gallery

The 70-300mm F4.5-6.3 VR is a budget-friendly tele-zoom designed for Nikon's APS-C DSLRs, translating to a 105-450mm equivalent view of the world. See gallery

Nikon D5600 review: making connectivity a snap?

The Nikon D5600 is the company's latest model to gain the always-connected SnapBridge system for communication with smart devices. A mid-priced DSLR seems the perfect beneficiary, so does it make this a truly family friendly, socially connected camera?

Nikon D3400 and D5600 firmware updates now available

Nikon has released firmware updates for the Nikon D3400 and the Nikon D5600, both of which should improve stability of SnapBridge with iOS. Read more

Opinion: Nikon's 'back to basics' approach is a no-brainer

In its first public statement to the Japanese press since the DL-line cancellation, Nikon states that it will be focusing on medium-and-high end DSLR cameras, lenses and mirrorless cameras. To that, we say: it's about darn time. Read more 

Gallery update: getting vertical with the Nikon 70-200mm F2.8E FL ED VR

We tossed Nikon's new 70-20mm F2.8 workhorse on a D5 and sat on the sidelines for a University of Washington vs Arizona State NCAA basketball game. It proved to be an impressive combo, to say the least. See gallery

CP+ 2017: Special enough for you? Nikon shows off 100th Anniversary D5 and D500

Nikon is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year, and as part of the celebrations, the company has unveiled special editions of its professional D5 and D500, alongside the 'holy trinity' of F2.8 zooms. Feast your eyes

Nikon PC Nikkor 19mm F4E sample gallery

The Nikon 19mm F4 is a wide-angle tilt-shift, or as Nikon calls it, Perspective Control lens with the ability to independently rotate the direction of tilt or shift. It's an ideal tool for keeping those parallel lines straight when working with architecture or interiors. See gallery

Throwback Thursday: the Nikon D80

We missed the Nikon D80's tenth birthday last September, so we're doing right by making it our choice for this week's Throwback Thursday. Incidentally, it was also staffer Carey Rose's first 'serious' camera. Read more

Nikon cancels DL compact series citing high development costs

Nikon has officially put an end to the DL series. Announced just under a year ago, the three DL compacts would have had 1" sensors, and were originally set to ship in June 2016. Read more

Nikon D5600 sample gallery

New to the US (but not to the rest of the world), the Nikon D5600 builds on the strengths of its mid-range predecessor. We've got one on hand – and some samples to share. See gallery

First samples from the new Nikon 70-200mm F2.8E FL ED VR

The NIKKOR 70-200mm F2.8E FL ED VR sample gallery is Nikon's latest, greatest telezoom workhorse. And so far, we're very impressed. See gallery

Throwback Thursday: doing the twist with the Nikon Coolpix 950

One of the most-anticipated cameras of 1999 was the Nikon Coolpix 950. With its unique design, relatively fast lens and 2.1MP CCD, it was the camera to beat. Take a look back in this week's Throwback Thursday. Read more

Dear Nikon: Please let us keep the 20mm F1.8G, Love, Dan

There’s no such thing as a perfect lens, but a lens can certainly be the right tool for a specific job. DPReview's Dan Bracaglia found that in the Nikkor 20mm F1.8G. Read more

The US Presidential Inauguration will be live-streamed in 360-degrees thanks to Nikon

If your invitation to the Presidential Inauguration got lost in the mail, you're in luck: USA Today will be live-streaming the event in 360-degrees thanks to some customized Nikon KeyMission 360s. Read more

Nikon's 100 year anniversary video is both amazing and ridiculous

Nikon has been around for 100 years and to celebrate the anniversary its launched a pretty amazing anniversary movie that traces the company's history. There's also a catchy tune. Read more

CES video: the Nikon D5600

The Nikon D5600, originally announced for Europe and Asia, is now coming to North America. Backstage at CES, Nikon's Steve Heiner tells us a bit about the D5600, including the new, deeper hand grip.

CES 2017: Hands-on with Nikon D5600

The D5600 is Nikon's newest DSLR, sporting a 24MP APS-C format sensor and slimmed-down body compared to the D5500. We got our hands on it at CES. Read more

Nikon brings its D5600 DSLR to the US

Nikon's D5600 digital SLR, announced globally in November of last year, is now coming to the US. Read more

Inexpensive Nikon Coolpix A300 and W100 now available in US

After being offered for months elsewhere in the world, two new inexpensive Nikon compacts are coming to US shores: the pocket-sized Coolpix A300 and the rugged Coolpix W100. Read more

Brides Magazine suggests professional photographers use 'Cannon or Nikon' cameras

Brides magazine recently published a controversial article that suggested that professional photographers should only shoot 'Cannon or Nikon'. Needless to say, this hasn't gone over well. Read more  

STC offers clip-on light pollution filter for full-frame Nikon DSLRs

Taiwan-based filter maker STC is offering an Astro-Multispectra filter for several full-frame Nikon DSLR cameras, clipping over the camera's sensor to cut light pollution for astrophotography sessions. Read more

Gear of the Year 2016 - Barney's choice: Nikon D500

The Nikon D500 has been one of our favorite cameras since it was released earlier this year. Find out why after a challenging video shoot, the D500 made Barney's pick for Gear of the Year. Read more

Got Bokeh? DxO reviews the Nikkor AF-S 105mm F1.4E ED

DxO just reviewed the Nikkor AF-S 105mm F1.4E ED – and they were pretty impressed. Read more

Lensrentals tears down the Nikon 105mm F1.4

Despite some gripes with Nikon's marketing of the 105mm F1.4, Lensrentals finds a lot to like inside Nikon's new lens. Read more

Earliest known Nikon camera fetches over $400,000 in Austrian auction

A Nikon 1 camera sold at auction in Austria this month has become the most expensive Nikon ever after achieving a sale price of €384,000 (approx $406,000) – double the expected maximum estimate. Read more

LensRentals tests the Nikon 70-200mm F2.8 FL ED

LensRentals' optical testing shows Nikon's third generation 70-200mm F2.8 makes some notable sharpness gains in the middle of the zoom range. Read more

Nikon D5600 DSLR announced, though not in the US

The D5600 evolves Nikon's mid-range DSLR line by adding SnapBridge and additional touchscreen functionality. Read more

Nikon reportedly eliminating 1000 jobs in Japan

Nikkei Asian Review reports that Nikon is cutting 1000 jobs, or 10% of its domestic workforce, over the next two to three years. Read more

500 Leagues: using the Nikon D500 underwater

The Nikon D500 is proving one of the most popular cameras of 2016. We invited Adam Hanlon, editor of wetpixel.com to share his impressions of the D500 as an underwater camera. Read more

Throwback Thursday: Nikon D40

The Nikon D40 celebrates its tenth birthday this month. Introduced in 2006, it offered a friendly interface for beginners and did away with an AF motor. Read more

Nikon Small World 2016 winners announced

Nikon has revealed the winning images of its 2016 microphotography competition. Read more

Nikon KeyMission action cameras now shipping in US

Nikon first acquainted us with its rugged action camera line back at CES in January. Today, the first KeyMission cameras are finally starting to ship to US customers. Read more

'It's about sharing your beautiful experience': Nikon Photokina interview

Photokina 2016 gave us a chance to speak to Nikon about the models it's showing, where the market is going and the challenges it faces. Read more

Oldest existing Nikon I camera goes up for auction with original lens and case

The oldest known Nikon camera in existence has gone up for auction at WestLicht. This particular Nikon I, serial number 60924, was made in April 1948 and is the third camera produced by Nikon. Read more

Hands-on with Nikon AF-S Nikkor 70-200mm F2.8E and PC Nikkor 19mm

Nikon just released two new lenses - the AF-S Nikkor 70-200mm F2.8E FL ED VR and PC Nikkor 19mm F4E ED. We're at the Photo Plus show in New York, where we got our hands on them. Read more

Redesigned Nikon 70-200 F2.8 arrives with improved optics, electromagnetic diaphragm

Nikon has updated its venerable 70-200mm F2.8 lens, improving both its optics and Vibration Reduction system as well as adding an electromagnetic diaphragm. Read more

Nikon announces ultra-wide PC Nikkor 19mm F4E ED tilt-shift lens

Nikon has announced its new PC Nikkor 19mm F4E ED, a super-wide 'Perspective Control' lens with 97° coverage. Read more

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