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2017 marks 100th Anniversary for Nikon

Nippon-K-Logo_SQ_110.jpgWe congratulate our favorite camera, lens and accessory manufacturer on reaching the 100th Anniversary milestone.

Nikon Corporation President Kazuo Ushida will celebrate the 100th anniversary of its establishment on July 25th of this year.

Since its establishment (as Nippon Kogaku K.K.) in 1917, Nikon has provided the world with unique value based on opto-electronics and precision technologies.

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By flashdeadline at 13-Jan-2017 08:39 Permalink | Add your comment | TrackBack (0)

Kodak Ektachrome returns

We have members of our community discussing the return of a favorite film.
That's right.
Film.
Specifically, Kodak Ektachrome positive film.
To understand the excitement, we need a quick history lesson.
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By flashdeadline at 6-Jan-2017 15:46 Permalink | Add your comment | TrackBack (0)

Nikon takes D5600 global

D5600_logo-SQ_110.jpgNikon has (again) announced the newest addition to their D5000 DSLR series.
This is the second announcement of the Nikon D5600.
At that time (November 2016) the camera was only available in a limited market, and the official suggested retail price had yet to be made public.

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By flashdeadline at 5-Jan-2017 07:19 Permalink | Add your comment | TrackBack (0)

Congrats November Contest winners

contests-Nov-2016-SQ_110.jpgNikonians Contest Coordinator David Summers (dm1dave) has posted the results of the November contests. Congratulations to our winners!

Specials congratulations go to Geoff Baylis (GBaylis), who took top honors in two categories for the month of November.

Our member driven contests are unique in many ways. Unlike most other photo contests the workings of our contests are transparent. Our members choose the monthly themes, all entries are visible to the entire community as they are posted and you are the judges not an invisible behind the scenes "expert."

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By flashdeadline at 3-Jan-2017 14:41 Permalink | Add your comment | TrackBack (0)

Congrats Darrell Young -- D500 book debuts at #1

screen-amzn-SQ-d500_110.jpgCongratulations to Nikonians author Darrell Young for debuting his latest NikoniansPress/Rocky Nook book at the number one position in Amazon's Digital Photography New Releases category.

Mastering the Nikon D500, is now in stock at Amazon.com in both printed form and Kindle (and in printed and eBook bundle on RockyNook.com). If you go for the Rocky Nook bundle, don't forget to use the coupon code YOUNG2016 at checkout for 35% off the price.

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By flashdeadline at 13-Dec-2016 23:13 Permalink | Add your comment | TrackBack (0)

Call for Entries - New Contest offers $10,000 in prizes

Lensculture-Awards-SQ_110.jpgYou are invited to participate in the First Ever Nikonians Photography Awards!
The Nikonians Photography Awards 2017 is an opportunity for photographers of all levels to enter their work and engage with peers in the photo industry, be eligible for awards including an online exhibition of your photos, and get professional reviews and critics of your work.

Prizes include $10,000 in camera gear, online learning programs and exposure of your work to a global audience. Our international jury panel will select 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners as well as 25 finalists. You are invited to enter your images.

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By flashdeadline at 6-Dec-2016 21:48 Permalink | Add your comment | TrackBack (0)

Congrats October Contest Winners

Digital-Art-SQ-Dog-Halloween_110.jpgNikonians Contest Coordinator David Summers (dm1dave) has posted the results of the October contests. 
Congratulations to our winners!

Our member driven contests are unique in many ways. 

Unlike most other photo contests the workings of our contests are transparent.

Our members choose the monthly themes, all entries are visible to the entire community as they are posted and you are the judges not an invisible behind the scenes "expert."


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By flashdeadline at 6-Dec-2016 20:45 Permalink | Add your comment | TrackBack (0)

Congrats: Best of 2016 Contest Segment 4

Contest-BON-seg4--2016-Winner_110.jpgNikonians Contest coordinator David Summers (dm1dave) has announced the latest segment winner in our Best of Nikonians 2016 Contest.

Congratulations to Henning Bossen (henbo) from Denmark for his winning image in the Fourth Segment of the Best of Nikonians 2016.
The theme was "Places" and Henning's winning entry was titled Alpe di Siusi at sunrise. It was captured with his Nikon D3.

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By flashdeadline at 30-Nov-2016 07:28 Permalink | Add your comment | TrackBack (0)

Think Tank Photo Holiday Specials for Nikonians

Think-Tank-HolSpec-SQ_110.jpgOur friends at Think Tank Photo have announced two holiday special offers on their award-winning camera bags. The first is their Outlet Center, which is chock full of huge discounts.
Second, through December 31st whenever you buy a Think Tank rolling camera bag you will receive a Road Warrior Kit for free.

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By flashdeadline at 23-Nov-2016 10:51 Permalink | Add your comment | TrackBack (0)

Mastering Nikon D500 debuts with Nikonians member input

Mastering-the-Nikon-D500_SQ_110.jpgThe latest in Darrell Young's "Mastering" series books is ready for download. 

The three eBook formats of Mastering the Nikon D500 are now available as a bundle from Rocky Nook.

Darrell tells us Nikonians can use the code YOUNG2016 for a 35% discount on the bundle


The printed book will be shipping within the next few weeks.

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By flashdeadline at 22-Nov-2016 22:26 Permalink | Add your comment | TrackBack (0)

Clock is ticking on Nikon refurbished deal

10-percent_Nikon_SQ_110.jpgNikonians in the USA looking for Holiday bargains have a refurbished deal available from Nikon USA.

Called the 100-hour sale, the clock has already started.

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By flashdeadline at 18-Nov-2016 16:57 Permalink | Add your comment | TrackBack (0)

Why buy "old?"

D300S-SQ-Close_120.jpgLooking to add a brand new Nikon to your inventory?

As a cost-saving measure, perhaps you might want to look at some of the older models still available on various markets (including our own I Want to Buy and I Want to Sell forums).

Take the Nikon D300s for example.

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By flashdeadline at 16-Nov-2016 15:59 Permalink | Add your comment | TrackBack (0)