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B&H no longer sells Nikon 1 cameras and lenses

A quick update on my post from a few days ago about the Nikon 1 system being semi-officially discontinued: B&H no longer sells Nikon 1 cameras  (see attached screenshots) B&H currently has only one Nikon 1 lens in stock  ( Nikkor 32mm f/1.2 ) At Adorama the situation is similar – only three Nikon 1 lenses are in stock Adorama still has some Nikon 1 J5 cameras in stock  ( closeout price: $496.95 ) The Nikon 1 J5 is the only mirrorless camera left that is still not officially discontinued yet Amazon still has Nikon 1 J5, AW1 and V3 cameras in stock Related posts: Dpreview believes Nikon 1 is no longer in development Major German photo website issues an “online obituary” for the Nikon 1 mirrorless system Rumor: Nikon D700 discontinued in Canada

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Nikon mirrorless camera rumors: the most likely scenario

I already started receiving small bits and pieces about the new Nikon mirrorless camera and here is the recap (old and new info combined): The official announcement of the new Nikon mirrorless camera is rumored for shortly before Photokina while shipping is expected to start a month after Photokina ( there were already multiple reports for an announcement in the second half of 2018, see also this  and  this  post) The new Nikon mirrorless camera  will definitely be on display at Photokina  in September One new camera and two new lenses will be announced first (for Photokina) with another batch of lenses following shortly after (4-6 months after Photokina) I was told that Nikon is currently developing a large number of new mirrorless lenses and this is a priority The most likely scenario is for a full frame mirrorless camera  first (APS-C model will probably follow later, but I am still not sure about that) New Nikon mirrorless Z-mount  - confirmed by multiple sources (could still be called something else) Nikon is putting a lot of R&D in the viewfinder Very sophisticated new F-mount adapter  - also confirmed by multiple sources Two electric AF motors  (no new info) Related posts: A quick update on the rumored Nikon full-frame mirrorless camera Z-mount Nikon’s upcoming mirrorless camera rumored to have a new Z-mount with 16mm flange focal distance Nikon: new mirrorless camera will be brought to market by next spring

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Update: the Nikon ES-2 film digitizing adapter set for D850 will start shipping soon in the US

A quick update on my previous post : Nikon USA sent a memo to authorized dealers that allocation of ES-2 units has started and shipping will follow soon.

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Top 10 NikonRumors posts for January 2018

            These are the  top 10  most visited NikonRumors posts for January 2018: Nikon’s upcoming mirrorless camera rumored to have a new Z-mount with 16mm flange focal distance A quick update on the rumored Nikon full-frame mirrorless camera Z-mount Nikon D850 firmware update 1.01 released Nikon’s upcoming mirrorless camera/lens is rumored to have two electric AF motors Poll: are you going to buy the new Nikon mirrorless camera? Why did Nikon reserve a big booth for the 2018 NAB show? Shooting wide while traveling light photo tips Nikon 1: the little camera that could New Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 180-400mm f/4E TC 1.4 FL ED VR lens to be announced next week Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 180-400mm f/4E TC 1.4 FL ED VR lens officially announced Related posts: Top 10 NikonRumors posts for January 2012 Top 10 NikonRumors posts for January 2013 Top 10 NikonRumors posts for January 2014

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The Nikon MB-D18 battery grip for the D850 camera is now in stock in the US (*UPDATED*)

A quick update: the Nikon MB-D18 battery grip for the D850 DSLR camera  is currently in stock at Adorama  and Pictureline  (both are  authorized Nikon US dealers ). Update : the $940 battery kit that gives you 9fps for the D850 is also now in stock at Adorama .

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The Nikon MB-D18 battery grip for the D850 camera is now in stock in the US (*UPDATED*)

A quick update: the Nikon MB-D18 battery grip for the D850 DSLR camera  is currently in stock at Adorama  and Pictureline  (both are  authorized Nikon US dealers ). Update : the $940 battery kit that gives you 9fps for the D850 is also now in stock at Adorama

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Amazon US now shipping Nikon D850 cameras ordered on October 7th

A quick update on the Nikon D850 shipping situation in the US:  Amazon is now shipping pre-orders placed on October 7th. B&H is still fulfilling pre-orders placed at the end of August

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Nikon’s stock is up

Just a quick update: Nikon’s stock is up since they announced their Q2 financial results  two days ago. Here is the last 5 days chart (for comparison the last time they reported bad news in February 2017, the stock went down 15% – it hit 1300, now it’s at 2350): Next is the 3 months chart: 1 year chart: 5 years chart: Source Related posts: Nikon’s stock almost 15% down, but slowly recovering Nikon misses financial forecast, stock down at 3 years low, company restructuring announced Nikon Corporation’s stock now traded in US (NINOY), downgraded by Goldman Sachs to “sell”

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US price of the Tamron 100-400mm f/4.5-6.3 Di VC USD lens: $799

A quick update on  my post from yesterday: the US price of the Tamron 100-400mm f/4.5-6.3 Di VC USD lens will be $799 . This is a pretty good deal, considering that the Nikkor 200-500mm f/5.6 is $1,396.95 , while the Sigma 100-400mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM Contemporary is also priced at $799 . Like the new  Tamron Facebook page  and join the  Tamron Facebook group  for additional coverage.

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The new Voigtlander Ultron 40mm f/2 SL II S lens for Nikon F-mount is now available for pre-order

A quick update on the new  Voigtlander Ultron 40mm f/2 SL II S  Aspherical manual focusing lens for Nikon F-mount that was announced last month – the US pricing was just revealed ($515) and pre-orders are now open: Voigtlander Ultron 40mm f/2 SL II S (Black) Voigtlander Ultron 40mm f/2 SL II S (silver) The Voigtlander LH-40 IIS lens hood is sold separately. Check also the pre-order listings at Adorama

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