Nikon Z fc Firmware Version 1.20 Now Available

Nikon has released the firmware update version 1.20 for the Nikon Z fc DX-Format mirrorless camera.

Download link: Nikon Z fc Firmware Version 1.20

Changes from “C” Firmware Version 1.10 to 1.20:

  • • Added support for NIKKOR Z 28-75mm f/2.8 lenses.
  • • Increased the refresh rate for the focus point displayed during face/eye-detection and subject-tracking AF.
  • • Fixed the following issues:
    • – Pictures would be underexposed if taken at shutter speeds of 1/250 s or faster with a flash unit (other than the SB-5000) compatible with auto FP high-speed sync and 1/200 s (Auto FP) selected for Flash sync speed.
    • – When assigned Zoom on/off via AE-L/AF-L button, the AE-L/AF-L button could not be used to zoom in on the display while the shutter-release button was pressed halfway.

The price of the Nikon APS-c Mirrorless Camera is $956.95 for body-only. Check availability at B&HAdorama.

NIKKOR Z 40mm F/2 Lens Announced For Nikon Z Mount

Nikon officially announced the new Nikon NIKKOR Z 40mm f/2, a compact, affordable prime lens for the mirrorless Z-mount. The US price is $296.95. Shipping is scheduled to start on October 1, 2021.

The new NIKKOR Z-mount lens is sharp, fast, small in size and perfect for portraits as the 9-blad aperture produces soft, natural-looking bokeh that makes the subject stand out. You can follow the pre-order links below for the Nikon NIKKOR Z 40mm f/2 Lens.

Pre-order NIKKOR Z 40mm f/2 Lens

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Nikon NIKKOR Z 40mm f/2 Lens to be Announced Soon

The new Nikon NIKKOR Z 40mm f/2 lens has been added to overseas retailers and it will be announced very soon. Official announcement expected in the next several days.

As you know Nikon announced the development of the NIKKOR Z 28mm f/2.8 and NIKKOR Z 40mm f/2,  compact and lightweight FX-format lenses on June 2, 2021.

The NIKKOR Z 28mm f/2.8 is being developed as a wide-angle prime lens perfect for everyday snapshots, and the NIKKOR Z 40mm f/2 as a standard prime lens that will allow users to easily enjoy bokeh as part of their imaging expression. These two compact and lightweight prime lenses are designed for ease of use by a broad range of users, including those new to mirrorless cameras, and will be ideal for a wide variety of everyday scenes and situations.

Via: Nokishita

Nikon Postpones the Release of Nikon Z fc with 28mm f/2.8 Lens Kit

Nikon Japan issued a notice that they decided to postpone the release date of the Nikon Z fc with 28mm f/2.8 lens kit, while they will start shipping the Nikon Z fc body and the Nikon Z fc with 16-50mm lens kit on July 23, 2021.

Notice of postponement of release of “Z fc 28mm f / 2.8 Special Edition Kit”

Thank you for your continued patronage of Nikon products.

The “Z fc 28mm f / 2.8 Special Edition Kit”, which is scheduled to be released in late July 2021, has received a large number of reservations beyond expectations, and due to the delay in parts supply, the supply amount is sufficient for release. Is not expected to be available. Therefore, we have decided to postpone the release. We will inform you of the release date as soon as it is confirmed.

We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience caused to customers who are waiting for our products. We will do our utmost to deliver the product as soon as possible, and we appreciate your understanding.

Nikon Z fc: $956.95 at Amazon, B&HAdorama.

Nikon Z fc with 16-50mm Lens: $1,096.95 at Amazon, B&HAdorama.

Nikon Z fc with 28mm Lens: $1,196.95 at Amazon, B&HAdorama.

Via: Nikon Japan

Nikon Z fc and Nikon Z fc with 28mm f/2.8 Special Edition Kit Will Be in Short Supply

Nikon Japan issued a statement that the new Nikon Z fc camera body and the Nikon Z fc with 28mm f/2.8 special edition kit will be in short supply.

The Nikon Z fc mirrorless camera was officially announced on June 29, 2021 and scheduled for release on July 31, 2021. The retro-styled camera is now available for pre-order at all the major US stores.

Nikon Z fc: $956.95 at Amazon, B&HAdorama.

Nikon Z fc with 16-50mm Lens: $1,096.95 at Amazon, B&HAdorama.

Nikon Z fc with 28mm Lens: $1,196.95 at Amazon, B&HAdorama. Continue reading “Nikon Z fc and Nikon Z fc with 28mm f/2.8 Special Edition Kit Will Be in Short Supply”

Nikon Launches the Retro-styled Z fc 20.9MP APS-c Mirrorless Camera

Nikon has announced the new Nikon ZFc, a retro styled APS-C mirrorless camera with the Nikon Z-Mount. The new Nikon Z fc comes with “iconic” classic styling, giving external control for shutter speed, ISO, and exposure compensation. Nikon Z fc has a 20mp APS-C sensor, and a vari-angle touch-screen which can be tilted forwards, making it suitable for vlogging and selfies. The Z fc will also record 4K UHD video, has an electronic viewfinder, and features human and animal eye and face detection AF.

The price of the Nikon APS-c Mirrorless Camera is $956.95 for body-only. The Z fc will be available from late July 2021. See pre-order links below.

Six alternative color versions of the Z fc will also be available in limited quantities, costing $1200 with the 16-50mm zoom. In the US these will be exclusively available direct from Nikon’s website.

Pre-order links:

Nikon Z fc: $956.95 at Amazon, B&HAdorama.

Nikon Z fc with 16-50mm Lens: $1,096.95 at Amazon, B&HAdorama.

Nikon Z fc with 28mm Lens: $1,196.95 at Amazon, B&HAdorama. Continue reading “Nikon Launches the Retro-styled Z fc 20.9MP APS-c Mirrorless Camera”

Nikon Zfc APS-C Mirrorless Camera Rumored to be Announced on June 28

The retro-styled Nikon Zfc APS-C mirrorless Z-mount camera rumored to be announced on June 28.

Finally Nikon is on the agenda with a Fuji-style rangefinder APS-c mirrorless camera. The name of the camera will be Nikon Zfc or only Zf. Finally Nikon is on the agenda with a Fuji-style rangefinder APS-c mirrorless camera. It is among the first information that the new Nikon Zf camera will be offered with similar features to the Z50 model in the Z-series.

Here are what we know so far about this “Retro-Inspired” Nikon Zfc APS-c mirrorless camera: Continue reading “Nikon Zfc APS-C Mirrorless Camera Rumored to be Announced on June 28”

Pre-orders: Nikon Nikkor Z MC 105mm f/2.8 VR S & Z MC 50mm f/2.8 Lenses

The new Nikkor Z MC 105mm f/2.8 VR S and the Nikkor Z MC 50mm f/2.8 are now available for pre-order online.

Pre-order links:

Nikon NIKKOR Z MC 105mm f/2.8 VR S Lens: $996.95 at AmazonAdorama and B&H.

Nikon NIKKOR Z MC 50mm f/2.8 Lens: $646.95 at Amazon, Adorama and B&H. Continue reading “Pre-orders: Nikon Nikkor Z MC 105mm f/2.8 VR S & Z MC 50mm f/2.8 Lenses”

Nikon is developing NIKKOR Z 28mm f/2.8 and NIKKOR Z 40mm f/2 Lenses

The NIKKOR Z lineup continues to expand at an unprecedented pace, with an evolving roadmap that includes a wide variety of planned lenses. To address consumer requests for small, sharp, high-quality prime lenses, Nikon is excited to announce the development of the NIKKOR Z 28mm f/2.8 and NIKKOR Z 40mm f/2, two compact and lightweight FX-format lenses. These lenses are scheduled for release within 2021.

The NIKKOR Z 28mm f/2.8 will be a wide-angle prime lens ideal for everyday snapshots and street photography, while the NIKKOR Z 40mm f/2 will allow users to enjoy a natural field of view and dramatic bokeh. Both primes are small, simple to use and great companions for both full-frame and DX-format Z series users. Continue reading “Nikon is developing NIKKOR Z 28mm f/2.8 and NIKKOR Z 40mm f/2 Lenses”

Nikon Nikkor Z MC 105mm F2.8 VR S and Nikkor Z MC 50mm F2.8 Macro Lenses

Nikon officially announced two new Nikkor Z MC mirrorless macro lenses: the Nikkor Z MC 105mm f/2.8 VR S and the Nikkor Z MC 50mm f/2.8. These new macro lenses are the first native Z mount Nikon lenses to provide users with a 1:1 reproduction ratio.

The NIKKOR Z MC 105mm f/2.8 VR S and NIKKOR Z MC 50mm f/2.8 will be available in late June 2021 for suggested retail prices (SRP) of $999.95 and $649.95, respectively.

Nikon NIKKOR Z MC 105mm f/2.8 VR S Lens: $996.95 at AmazonAdorama and B&H.

Nikon NIKKOR Z MC 50mm f/2.8 Lens: $646.95 at Amazon, Adorama and B&H.

NIKKOR Z MC 105mm f/2.8 VR S:

NIKKOR Z MC 50mm f/2.8

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