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New: Meike MK 85mm f/1.8 AF full frame DSLR lens for Nikon F-mount

A few days ago I reported on PhotoRumors about the new Meike MK 85mm f/1.8 AF full frame DSLR lens  - Meike’s first autofocus lens.

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New: Meike MK 85mm f/1.8 AF full frame DSLR lens for Nikon F-mount

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Copying photographic film with the Nikon D810 and a shoe box

Copying photographic film with the Nikon D810 and a shoe box by Anthony McKee ( www.anthonymckee.com ): While many photographers are keenly waiting for the new Nikon ES2 film digitising adapter set to arrive in stores, I have been making use of my own Nikon film copying kit that I put together a while ago using a Nikon D810, a 105 micro lens – and a shoebox. I was asked a couple of years ago by a friend if I could digitise some old slides for her, but I lacked one rather essential piece of equipment: a film scanner. Over the years I have had regular access to film scanners, from state-of-the-art drum scanners through to smaller desktop models, but over time the interfaces and software drivers have all become obsolete

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Industry News: SmugMug Acquires Flickr

From SmugMug: We’re excited to announce that Flickr has agreed to be acquired by SmugMug, the photography platform dedicated to visual storytellers. SmugMug has a long history of empowering people who love photography and who want to improve their craft, making them a perfect fit for Flickr and our creative community

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Dpreview’s sample gallery: Nikon AF-S 180-400mm f/4 ED TC VR lens

Dpreview  published their sample gallery from the  Nikon AF-S 180-400mm f/4 ED TC VR lens ( $12,396.95 ): “As you might hope from a camera and lens combination costing almost $20,000, the autofocus hit-rate from the soccer match was nearly perfect. A majority of the images were shot with the camera set to its Auto area mode, which for the most part locked on to my intended subject

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