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Rumors: new Nikon price increase coming to the UK in June

Nikon is rumored to announce a new prices increase in the UK next month (June, 2018) and this time it is expected to be a significant one. If you are planning on buying a new Nikkor lens, now it is probably a good time to pull the trigger.

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More fake news: “Internal Fujifilm document predicts 50% market share decrease for Canon and Nikon within 2021”

Today you will find a lot of fake news and made up rumors reported on some websites. Of course, the information is always carefully crafted so you cannot really verify the validity at a later time

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Nikon pulled out of the 2018 NRA’s annual meeting

Bloomberg: this cached NRA web page says Nikon planned a “greatly expanded presence” Nikon will not be part of NRA’s annual meeting this year – here is a quote from Bloomberg : “Also missing: Nikon Inc. The photographic-equipment company, which also makes rifle scopes, has been an exhibitor at previous NRA conventions. Nikon executives also didn’t respond to requests for comment; nor did the NRA.

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Slide copying with the Nikon ES-1, BR-5 adapters and the Nikkor Micro AF-S 105mm f/2.8 ED VR lens

Slide copying by K. Jayaram, a nature photographer from India: I have used slide films for over four decades. I have been wanting to copy some of the important slides and tried copying and scanning with no satisfying results.

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New Nikon camera N1718 registered online

Nikon registered a new camera under the code name N1718 with the Russian government authority . This is the fourth registered, but not-yet-announced Nikon camera: Type Manufactured in Model name N1608 Digital camera Thailand D850 N1610 Digital camera Thailand D7500 N16D3 Digital camera Indonesia COOLPIX W 300 N1622 Digital camera China  → Thailand  not yet announced N16F1 Remote controller  ?   not yet announced N16H0 Dot site for camera  ?

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Nikkei: “Nikon sees 30% profit boost on demand for panel-producing gear, camera maker’s cost-cutting and reforms show signs of working”

Nikkei  just published a new article ahead of the Nikon’s yearly financial results announcement titled ” Nikon sees 30% profit boost on demand for panel-producing gear, Camera maker’s cost-cutting and reforms show signs of working “: “Nikon’s operating profit is expected to jump 30% to 70 billion yen ($640 million) in the current fiscal year ending March 2019, as its structural reforms bear fruit and capital investment in places like China lifts sales of its large display-making equipment.” And also: “Nikon will have a monopoly on next-generation equipment capable of making large flat-panel displays.” (pictured above) Nikon’s sales are also expected to be up mainly because of its precision equipment business. Here is a quote from Nikkei on the camera business: “Meanwhile, the market for Nikon’s mainstay single-lens reflex cameras is shrinking. But the company aims to offset the decline with structural reforms it began in fiscal 2016

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NikonRumors.com is 10 years old today

On this day 10 years ago I started NikonRumors.com. I want to thank everyone who has been a part of the [NR] family over the years.

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Most of the photos in the World Press Photo 2018 contest were taken with Nikon (51.5%) and DSLR cameras (83.5%)

Here is a breakdown of the cameras used by photojournalists in the 2018 World Press Photo contest  (Nikon D5 and D810 at the top two spots): Breakdown by brand (Nikon: 51.5%, Canon: 29.9%, Fuji: 6.2%, Sony: 5.1% ): Breakdown by camera system (DSLR: 83.5%, mirrorless: 11.3%): Via Photolari Related posts: Nikon does not have a scheduled press conference for the 2018 CES show Nikkei: both Nikon and Canon to announce new full-frame mirrorless cameras in the second half of 2018 The 2018 BCN camera rankings are out (Nikon sales in Japan: cameras up, lenses down)

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Most of the photos in the World Press Photo 2018 contest were taken with Nikon (51.5%) and DSLR cameras (83.5%)

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New Nikon N1711 camera registered with the Indonesian communications agency Postel

A new Nikon N1711 camera was registered today with the Indonesian Communications Agency POSTEL. This is the third Nikon camera registered this year: Nikon moves production of upcoming Nikon N1622 camera from China to Thailand New Nikon N1710 digital camera registered with the Indonesian communications agency Postel Nikon N1404 camera listed again at the Indonesian Communications Agency Postel Via Nokishita Related posts: New Nikon N1710 digital camera registered with the Indonesian communications agency Postel Another new Nikon camera registered at the Indonesian Communications Agency POSTEL Fourth Nikon camera (N1622) registered with the Indonesian Communications Agency

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Nikon booth at the 2018 NAB show

Some pictures and videos from the Nikon booth at the 2018 NAB show mainly displaying the latest Mark Roberts Motion Control (MRMC) products:   #boltcinebot & #boltjnr warming up ahead of #NABShow ! – join us on stand C6019 #nikonusa #d850 #motioncontrol #cinematography #Robotics #NAB2018 pic.twitter.com/ihjLMExZP6 — MRMC (@mrmoco1) March 31, 2018 At @NABshow 2018? Stop by Booth #C6019

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