DPReviewTV: Sony a7 III vs Canon EOS R vs Nikon Z6 Comparison

Here is a full-frame mirrorless camera comparison by DPReview TV. This time the experts compare the Sony a7 III vs Canon EOS R vs Nikon Z6 cameras.

Chris and Jordan want to see if the significant firmware updates delivered by Nikon and Canon have changed their opinion on the EOS R and Nikon Z6. As a result they want to see how they stand up against what they consider being the gold standard, the Sony a7 III. Check it out :  Continue reading “DPReviewTV: Sony a7 III vs Canon EOS R vs Nikon Z6 Comparison”

Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 120-300mm f/2.8E FL ED SR VR Lens Unboxing Video

Here is the first unboxing video for the Nikon AF-S 120-300mm f/2.8E FL ED SR VR lens.  The lens is surprisingly small without the lens hood.

The new Nikon AF-S 120-300mm f/2.8E FL ED SR VR is a flagship telephoto zoom lens, designed for sports photographers who need extra versatility offered by a telephoto zoom lens, as well as a bright f/2.8 aperture.

The price of the telephoto zoom lens is  $9,496.95 – at B&H Photo Video/Adorama/Amazon. Check out the Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 120-300mm f/2.8E FL ED SR VR Lens Unboxing Video below : Continue reading “Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 120-300mm f/2.8E FL ED SR VR Lens Unboxing Video”

Nikon Z30, Z5 and Nikon Z8 Coming in 2020

Nikon Z30, Nikon Z5 and Nikon Z8 mirrorless cameras rumored to arrive this year or at the beginning of 2021. are starting to take shape day by day. Among the cameras Nikon plans to announce by the end of this year, two or even three different models are among the rumors.

The upcoming Nikon cameras for 2020 includes Nikon Z8 pro full frame mirrorless camera, Nikon Z30 APS-C mirrorless camera, and entry-level Nikon Z5. Check out the details of Nikon Z30, Z5 and Nikon Z8 mirrorless cameras.  Continue reading “Nikon Z30, Z5 and Nikon Z8 Coming in 2020”

Nikon D850 Firmware Update Version 1.11 Released

Nikon D850 Firmware Update Version 1.11 Released.

Nikon D850 Firmware Update Version 1.11 fixes an issue about firmware updates. You can download the update from Nikon’s website at the following links. Nikon D850 availability from major stores : Amazon  | B&H | Adorama. Continue reading “Nikon D850 Firmware Update Version 1.11 Released”

Nikon D780 Firmware Update Version 1.01

Nikon released a new firmware version 1.01 for Nikon D780 ($2,296.95 – at B&H Photo Video/Adorama/Amazon) full frame DSLR camera.

Check out the Nikon D780 Firmware Update Version 1.01 details and download link.

Changes from “C” Firmware Version 1.00 to 1.01

  • • Fixed an issue that sometimes prevented use of certain SD memory cards.

You can download Nikon D780 Firmware Update Version 1.01 from here.

Nikon D780 with 24-120mm Lens: $2,796.95 at AmazonB&HAdorama.

Read more: Best Lenses for Nikon D780 | Best Memory Cards for Nikon D780

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Nikon D6 to Start Shipping From Early May 2020

Nikon D6 flagship full frame DSLR camera will start shipping in early May, 2020, according to Nikon Canada photographer Brad Hill.

However no mention about the US release date of the Nikon D6 yet. You can pre-order Nikon D6 (Amazon | Adorama | B&HPhoto).

The professional DSLR designed for sports and action photography. More details can be found: Best Lenses for Nikon D6 | Canon EOS-1D X Mark III vs Nikon D6 | Nikon D6 vs Nikon D5 – Comparison.

See also Nikon D6 Pre-order, in Stock & Availability Tracker

Continue reading “Nikon D6 to Start Shipping From Early May 2020”

Lensbaby Velvet 28mm f/2.5 Lens Announced, Price : $549.95

The Lensbaby Velvet 28mm f/2.5 announced and already on sale at $549.95Amazon USAB&H PhotoAdorama.

The Lensbaby Velvet 28 is an f/2.5 all-metal, hand-crafted art lens that captures tack-sharp detail beneath a layer of radiant glow.

The Velvet 28 is available for Canon EF, Nikon F, Canon RF, Nikon Z, Sony E, Fujifilm X and Micro Four Thirds cameras priced at $549.95.  Continue reading “Lensbaby Velvet 28mm f/2.5 Lens Announced, Price : $549.95”

New Nikon Battery Registered EN-EL15c

According to Nokishita Camera, Nikon has registered a new battery named “EN-EL15c”.

Since Nikon Z6 & Z7 & D850 uses EN-EN15b battery this new battery EN-EL15c could be for the upcoming Nikon Z8 and Nikon Z9 full frame mirrorless cameras. Continue reading “New Nikon Battery Registered EN-EL15c”

Laowa 100mm f/2.8 2X Ultra Macro APO Lens Released for Canon RF and Nikon Z Mounts

Venus Optics released Laowa 100mm f/2.8 2X Ultra Macro APO Lens Released for Canon RF and Nikon Z Mounts.

In addition to the Sony E-mount version, the Venus Optics Laowa 100mm f/2.8 2X Ultra Macro APO lens is now available for Canon RF and Nikon Z mounts. The US price is $449 and can be purchased from Adorama and B&H.

Characterized by its close-focusing capabilities and apochromatic design, the Canon RF-mount Laowa 100mm f/2.8 2X Ultra Macro APO from Venus Optics is a unique and versatile short-telephoto prime. Featuring a pair of low dispersion elements, color fringing and chromatic aberrations have been virtually eliminated throughout the focusing range in order to achieve high clarity and color accuracy. The lens’s manual focus design also suits its macro capabilities, which permit working with subjects as close as 2:1 with a minimum focusing distance of 9.7″. Additionally, a 13-blade diaphragm contributes to a pleasing bokeh quality. Continue reading “Laowa 100mm f/2.8 2X Ultra Macro APO Lens Released for Canon RF and Nikon Z Mounts”

Nikon Coolpix P950 Hands-on Review

DPReview has published a new video review for the Nikon Coolpix P950 compact camera. The bridge camera features a 83x optical zoom range from wide-angle 24mm to super-telephoto 2,000mm and supports UHD 4K video recording at up to 30 fps and Full HD recording at 60 fps.

From macro close-ups to extreme telephoto superzoom, the Nikon COOLPIX P950 delivers sharp, clear and beautiful images, all in a compact, highly portable body. Check out the Nikon Coolpix P950 Hands-on Review below.  Continue reading “Nikon Coolpix P950 Hands-on Review”