Sigma 100-400mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM Contemporary Lens Firmware Update Released

Sigma released a new firmware update for their 100-400mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM Contemporary lens for Nikon F-mount.

The new firmware for Sigma lens for Nikon fixes issues with the optical stabilization (OS).  Continue reading “Sigma 100-400mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM Contemporary Lens Firmware Update Released”

Rumors : Nikon D6, Nikon D760, Nikon Z1 and Nikon Z8 Updates

Here are the latest updates for the upcoming Nikon full frame mirrorless and DSLR cameras. The products in question are the Nikon D6, Nikon D760, Nikon Z1 and Nikon Z8Continue reading “Rumors : Nikon D6, Nikon D760, Nikon Z1 and Nikon Z8 Updates”

ZY Optics releases Mitakon Speedmaster 50mm f/0.95 mark III Lens

ZY Optics releases Mitakon Speedmaster 50mm f/0.95 mark III lens. It has been designed for Sony FE, Canon RF & Nikon Z cameras.

This full frame optic has a natural 50mm focal length and ultra-fast f/0.95 maximum aperture making it ideal for low light situations.

The aperture control enables you full creative control over the amount of background blur and with such a large maximum aperture you should get a good Bokeh effect.

Compared to the previous version this new lens is slightly more compact and offers better flare resistance than the previous generation.

The US price is $799, you can check the availability at B&HAdorama. Continue reading “ZY Optics releases Mitakon Speedmaster 50mm f/0.95 mark III Lens”

Best Lenses for Nikon D5600

Best Lenses for Nikon D5600 DSLR camera. Looking for recommended lenses for your Nikon D5600? Here are the recommended Nikon D5600 lenses.

The Nikon D5600 is a midrange DX-format that sports a 24MP CMOS sensor with no optical low-pass filter (OLPF) and the company’s latest EXPEED 4 image processor. This combination offers an ISO range of 100-25600 and 5 fps burst shooting, while the 39-point AF system can track subjects in ‘3D’. Other features include a fully articulating 3.2″ touchscreen LCD with 1.04M dots, 1080/60p video, and Wi-Fi with Bluetooth for a constant connection, plus NFC for quick pairing with Android devices.

Below are the top recommended lenses for Nikon D5600 DSLR camera based on good price, usefulness and high image quality. Continue reading “Best Lenses for Nikon D5600”

Samyang AF 85mm f/1.4 F, MF 14mm f/2.8 Z, MF 85mm f/1.4 Z Lenses for Nikon

Samyang released three new lenses for Nikon mounts; AF 85mm f/1.4 F, MF 14mm f/2.8 Z and MF 85mm f/1.4 Z.

The first is designed for use with the Nikon F mount systems such as the D500 and D850, the other two are for the Nikon Z-mount mirrorless cameras like Nikon Z6 and Z7. Continue reading “Samyang AF 85mm f/1.4 F, MF 14mm f/2.8 Z, MF 85mm f/1.4 Z Lenses for Nikon”

Video Review : Nikon NIKKOR Z 14-30mm f/4 S Lens

Here is the hands-on video review of the Nikon NIKKOR Z 14-30mm f/4 S Lens. This video is published by Kai and pictures taken at the Royal Albert Hall.

A great addition to the  range line-up, the NIKKOR Z 1430mm f/4 S is a wide-angle 1430mm zoom lens featuring smooth quiet autofocus and top-notch image quality and sharpness.

The US price is $1,296.95 and shipping will start on April 30, 2019. Check out the Nikon NIKKOR Z 14-30mm f/4 S Lens pre-order options at B&H Photo Video/Adorama/Amazon. Continue reading “Video Review : Nikon NIKKOR Z 14-30mm f/4 S Lens”

Nikon Z6 and Z7 Cameras Support DUAL IS and Lens VR Test

Here is a good demonstration of the IBIS or Vibration Reduction on the Nikon Z series mirrorless camera. You can watch the Nikon Z6 & Nikon Z7 IBIS image stabilization test and lens VR demo with FTZ adapter below.  Continue reading “Nikon Z6 and Z7 Cameras Support DUAL IS and Lens VR Test”

Nikon ViewNX-i, Capture NX-D, Picture Control and Snapbridge Software Updates

Nikon released new versions of ViewNX-i, Capture NX-D, Picture Control and Snapbridge software updates.

The company also released Nikon Coolpix A300 firmware update version 1.3. Check out the download links and software update details below.  Continue reading “Nikon ViewNX-i, Capture NX-D, Picture Control and Snapbridge Software Updates”

Nikon Z6 Review for Cinematography

Is the Nikon Z6 capable of recording cinematic videos? How does it compare to the BMPCC 4K, Sony a7S II and Panasonic GH5?

What lenses are best for video, and is N-log worth it? Find out in wolfcrow‘s comprehensive real-world review of the Nikon Z6 or cinematography.

Free Nikon FTZ Mount Adapter on Nikon Z6: $1,996.95 at AmazonB&HAdorama. Continue reading “Nikon Z6 Review for Cinematography”