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Nikon D5100 and D7000 Firmware Updates

If you shoot a Nikon D5100 or a D7000 you’ll want to check out the links below and update your camera’s firmware.   Nikon D5100 firmware version 1.01 Fixes: An error where the card may not have been recognized when some … Continue reading

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No more Nikon D300s or D700 for Japan

Nikon Japan just issued a press release saying they will halt the sales of the D300s and D700 DSLR cameras in Japan.  To comply with the “Electrical Appliance and Material Safety Law”, Nikon has decided to halt sales of the D300s and D700 along … Continue reading

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Nikon Factory Still Underwater

The Nikon Rumors Blog just posted an update regarding Nikon’s manufacturing facility in Thailand.  According to the report, the first floor of all buildings are still submerged under water.  The damage is currently estimated to cost Nikon approximately 65 billion … Continue reading

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Nikon Prototype Cameras!

Nikon is displaying some crazy looking prototype cameras at the “Hello Tomorrow” exhibit in France.   For more info check out the full article at Nikon Rumors.  Thanks Nikon Rumors!

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Nikon Sues Sigma for Patent Infringement

From the press page at Nikon: Nikon Corporation (KIMURA Makoto, President, Tokyo, hereafter referred to as “Nikon”) filed a patent infringement suit against Sigma Corporation (hereafter referred to as “Sigma”) to Tokyo District Court on May 25, 2011. Nikon’s lawsuit … Continue reading

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DSLR Cameras In Short Supply In The Wake Of Japan Earthquake

USA Today is reporting that the major camera manufacturers are having problems getting several high end DSLR camera models to retailers in the wake of the recent earthquake and tsunami in Japan.  Rolling blackouts and the lack of supplies are … Continue reading

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Nikon Releases New Nikkor 50mm f 1.8 Lens

Nikon has releases a new FX format 50mm prime lens, the Nikkor AF-S 50mm f/1.8G.  This fast aperture lens is a great update to an already great lens.  For more info on this lens vist Nikon on the web or you … Continue reading

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Nikon Updates Firmware for D7000 to v 1.02

Nikon has released a firmware update for its D7000 DSLR.   This update brings the firmware for this camera up to version 1.02 and fixes several bugs and known issues with the camera.  A full list of bug fixes and a … Continue reading

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Nikon’s New Entry Level DSLR Gem, The D5100

Nikon has announced a new entry level DSLR to its lineup.  The new D5100 sports a fold out swivel screen and a 16.2 mp sensor.  But how will it stack up against the competition?  Check out the full specs and … Continue reading

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Getting Down Low With Profinder: A New Way to Get Those Low Angle Shots

Getting Down Low With Profinder:  A New Way to Get Those Low Angle Shots Sometimes the only way to compose the shot you want is to get the camera down low.  Anything lower than eye height causes us photographers to … Continue reading

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