Archive: Tag: Nikon Z8

Confirmed : New Nikon Flagship 8K Mirrorless Camera Coming in 2021

In a recent interview with DPReview; Keiji Oishi, Department Manager of Nikon’s Imaging Business Unit, UX Planning Department has confirmed that new nikon flagship 8K mirrorless camera is coming later this year. This new nikon flagship 8K mirrorless camera will feature a high-resolution stacked sensor.

Although the product name is not officially stated, we can say that it will be called the Nikon Z1 or Nikon Z9, which has been frequently rumored recently.

So if you are asking, what will be Nikon’s answer to the $6,500 Sony a1 camera or Canon’s possible flagship EOS R1 in the year 2021? You can find the answer widely in this interview. Continue reading…

Confirmed : New Nikon Cameras Coming in 2021

Nikon did not introduce any new products at the 2021 CP+ event, but the company’s general manager, Mr. Satoshi Yamazaki was confirmed in the interview that we will meet the new Nikon products in 2021.

So you probably asking What is Nikon planning to compete against the rivals Canon and Sony? The impact of the new $6,500 Sony a1 camera is huge and there is also the amazing Canon EOS R5. We can expect Nikon to release Nikon Z8Z9Z1 cameras to compete with Sony a1Canon EOS R5Sony a7S III and more.

Nikon had several online presentations during the CP+ show, here are some exceprts of the main points. Continue reading…

Upcoming Nikon Cameras and Lenses in 2021

So you probably asking what will be the impact of the new $6,500 Sony a1 camera on Nikon? What is Nikon planning to compete against the rivals Canon and Sony?

According to the recent reports, 8K Nikon camera will arrive this Spring/Summer, with advanced core specifications. You can find a good recap of all the Nikon cameras and lenses that we expect from Nikon in 2021: Continue reading…

More About Nikon Z6 II & Z7 II : Will They Save Nikon from Bankruptcy?

Here are more details about the upcoming Nikon Z6 II & Nikon Z7 II full frame mirrorless cameras.

Tony Northrup examines the upcoming 24-megapixel Nikon Z6 II and the 45-megapixel Nikon Z7 II to see how they will compare against the Canon EOS R5 ($3,899), Canon EOS R6 ($2,499), Sony a7R IV ($3,498), Sony a7 III ($1,998) and Panasonic S5 ($1,998).

Both cameras will use the same sensors as their respective predecessors but feature dual Expeed processors. The company will be adding several important new features and replacing the current Nikon Z7 and Z6.

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Nikon Z6 II and Z7 II to be Annouced on October 14th, Listed at B&H

Nikon will announce the next chapter Nikon Z7 II & Nikon Z6 II on  October 14th, 2020! The Nikon Z6 II and Z7 II mirrorless cameras are already listed at B&H.

Both cameras will use the same sensors as their respective predecessors but feature dual Expeed processors. The company will be adding several important new features and replacing the current Nikon Z7 and Z6.

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Nikon Z8 & Z9 Rumored to Feature with 60MP and 14fps Burst

Latest rumors suggest that the Nikon Z8 / Z9 will feature flagship-level 14fps shooting. We already posted that the upcoming Nikon Z8 / Nikon Z9 could have a 60MP sensor, but according to the latest reports it could also feature a top continuous shooting speed of 14 frames per second using the mechanical shutter.

Nikon will announce a new mirrorless camera that features 60.8MP (9552×6364) sensor which is able to shoot 16-bit RAW NEF files (Nikon will introduce a lossy compressed RAW codec to reduce the file size). The previous rumors claimed that the IMX455 Sony 61MP sensor which is already used on Sony A7R IV will be on the next Nikon full frame mirrorless camera. Possible candidate for this sensor is the Nikon Z8.

So what’s next for Nikon. The upcoming Nikon D880 (Replacement of D850) is expected to arrive after the Z8 announcement. According to rumor mill, we’ll see the D850 replacement in early 2021.The high-resolution DSLR will also feature with 60MP IMX455 sensor from Sony a7R IV. Continue reading…

List of Rumored Nikon Mirrorless Cameras and Lenses

For the rest of the 2020, Nikon is planning to release several new mirrorless products. Here are the list of rumored Nikon mirrorless cameras and lenses.

New Nikkor Z lenses

  • Nikkor Z 24-50mm f/4-6.3: this will probably be the new kit lens for the upcoming Nikon Z5 camera. It will be a small, light, compact (almost like a pancake), cheap plastic lens with a collapsible design similar to the Nikkor Z DX 16-50mm.
  • Nikkor Z 50mm f/1.2 S lens: a massive, solid lens with a lot of glass elements inside – similar in size to the Nikkor Z 24-70mm f/2.8 S. The 50mm f/1.2 lens may also have the Noct nomenclature (Nikkor Z 50mm f/1.2 S Noct lens).
  • Nikkor Z 14-24mm f/2.8 S lens: smaller and lighter than the F mount version, the lens can take screw-in filters. New info: 105mm filter thread. Not confirmed for July 21 release.

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