Throwback Thursday: The Nikon D80

Throwback Thursday: the Nikon D80It was ten years ago this past September that Nikon introduced its 10 megapixel, twin-dial D80 DSLR. It was also ten years ago that my dad picked up a shiny new example of one to act as a backup to his workhorse studio camera, the D200. I didn't really know all that much about photography at the time, but that didn't stop me from drooling over it.

Nikon Cancels Dl Compact Series Citing High Development Costs

Nikon cancels DL compact series citing high development costsNikon has officially put an end to the DL series. Announced just under a year ago, the three DL compacts would have had 1" sensors. Nikon missed its June target ship date, citing problems related to the image processor. Now, Nikon says that the development costs had become too great to continue. A statement released today also mentions the company's concern that it wouldn't sell enough units to make up for the increased costs, due to a slow down in the market.

Grab The New Nikon Coolpix A10 Digital Camera

Grab The New Nikon COOLPIX A10 Digital CameraMixing a slim form factor with capable imaging qualities, this pocketable point-and-shoot camera ‘COOLPIX A10’ from Nikon boasts a 16.1MP 1/2.3″ CCD sensor, a NIKKOR 5x optical zoom lens – 26-130mm (35mm equivalent), a 2.7″ 230k-dot LCD monitor, an SD/SDHC/SDXC card slot and a USB 2.0 port.

The Us Presidential Inauguration Will Be Live-streamed In 360-degrees Thanks To Nikon

The US Presidential Inauguration will be live-streamed in 360-degrees thanks to NikonIf 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. Cameras will be positioned at the Capitol, the National Mall and along the parade route so that viewers can take in the whole event. It will all be broadcast on USA Today's YouTube channel. For a truly immersive experience, you'll be able to use the YouTube app with your VR goggles.

Ces 2017: Nikon Brings Its D5600 Dslr To The Us

CES 2017: Nikon brings its D5600 DSLR to the USNikon's D5600 digital SLR, announced globally in November of last year, is now coming to the US. The D5600 builds on the strengths of its predecessor, adding 'SnapBridge' (Wi-Fi + Bluetooth + NFC), improved touchscreen operation and a time-lapse feature.

Ces 2017: Inexpensive Nikon Coolpix A300 And W100 Now Available In Us

CES 2017: Inexpensive Nikon Coolpix A300 and W100 now available in USAfter being offered for months elsewhere in the world, two new inexpensive Nikon compacts are coming to US shores.
The Coolpix A300 is an ultra-compact camera with an 8X, 25-200mm equivalent lens, 20MP CCD sensor, optical image stabilization (which Nikon calls VR), 720p video capture and a 2.7" LCD. It provides Nikon's SnapBridge system for easy pairing with Android devices using NFC and a persistent connection with smartphones compatible with Bluetooth 4.1. The use of Bluetooth also allows for low resolution images to be transferred to your mobile device as they are taken.

Download Firmware 1.1 For Nikon’s Coolpix B700 Digital Camera

Download Firmware 1.1 for Nikon’s COOLPIX B700 Digital CameraToday, Nikon has rolled out a new firmware package developed for its COOLPIX B700 digital camera, namely version 1.1, which manages to resolve a few SnapBridge-related issues, as well as improve the unit’s overall stability.
Specifically speaking, the current update improves the reliability of photo and movie transfer when using SnapBridge applications and fixes an occasional problem where location data added using the SnapBridge wouldn’t be displayed correctly.

Fotodiox Introduces Full Automatic Nikon To Sony E Adapter

Fotodiox introduces full automatic Nikon to Sony E adapterAccessory manufacturer Fotodiox has introduced a new adapter that allows Nikon lenses to operate with a full range of automatic functions when hosted on a modern Sony E-mount camera body. The Fusion Smart AF Adapter accepts Nikon G AF-I and AF-S and provides connections between the lens and a Sony compact system camera body so that the user can enjoy autofocus as well as the ability to automatically stop down the lens and to trigger vibration reduction in lenses that have it. The adapter uses power from the camera to drive the lens, and EXIF data is passed back from the lens to be recorded in the image file created by the camera.

New Firmware Available For Nikon D500 Camera

New Firmware Available for Nikon D500 CameraNikon has announced the availability of its new 1.11 firmware package targeted at the D500 DSLR camera model, which removes a bug that prevented the touch-shutter option from releasing the shutter when used along with an SB-800 flash unit in live view.
In addition to that, the present update also modifies the checked item when performing an image sensor cleaning process. Nikon recommends using this option only after the update is complete.

Nikon D5600 Camera Announced, But For The Us

Nikon D5600 Camera Announced, But For The USIf you’re looking to get a DSLR camera but you don’t want to spend big bucks on full-frame models like the Canon EOS 5D or the Nikon D5, not to worry as the folks at Nikon have something else for you in the recently announced Nikon D5600, a presumably mid-range DSLR based on its predecessors and also its specs.

Nikon Keymission Action Cameras Now Shipping In Us

Nikon KeyMission action cameras now shipping in USThe Nikon KeyMission action cameras are now shipping from retailers in the US. As previously stated, the Nikon KeyMission 80 is priced at $270, the KeyMission 170 at $399, and the KeyMission 360 at $499. However, all three models are being offered on Amazon, B&H Photo, and Adorama at slight discounts.

Oldest Existing Nikon I Camera Goes Up For Auction With Original Lens And Case

Oldest existing Nikon I camera goes up for auction with original lens and caseThe 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 notable as being the third camera produced by Nikon. WestLicht describes the camera’s condition as ‘B+,’ and says it includes the original Nikkor-H 2/5cm no.70811 with a matching Nikon cap in 'fantastic original condition.'

Nikon Announces Ultra-wide Pc Nikkor 19mm F/4e Ed Tilt-shift Lens

Nikon announces ultra-wide PC NIKKOR 19mm f/4E ED tilt-shift lensNikon today announced the release of the PC NIKKOR 19mm f/4E ED, an ultra-wide-angle PC lens compatible with Nikon FX-format digital SLR cameras. The shortest among PC NIKKOR series lenses– 19 mm focal length in FX/35mm format, the PC NIKKOR 19mm f/4E ED provides an angle of view equivalent to that generally used when shooting architecture and interiors with large- and medium-format cameras. The PC NIKKOR 19mm f/4E ED with its high maneuverability will be appreciated bymany professional photographers of architecture and interiors, in particular.