NIKON IMPRESSES WITH FOUR EISA AWARD WINS
Nikon is pleased to announce that four of its products have been successful at the EISA Awards 2022-2023. Nikon’s flagship mirrorless camera, the Z 9, impressed the judges to be crowned “Camera of the Year”. NIKKOR lenses also triumphed, with the NIKKOR Z 800mm f/6.3 VR S picking up the “Telephoto Lens” award, the NIKKOR Z 400mm f/2.8 TC VR S taking home the “Professional Telephoto Lens” award and the NIKKOR Z MC 105mm f/2.8 VR S winning in the “Macro Lens” category.
Nikon, CIWEM, WaterBear and ARUP Announce Judging Panel for Environmental Photographer of the Year 2022
Nikon, alongside environmental and water management charity CIWEM, WaterBear, the free streaming platform dedicated to the future of our planet, and sustainable development professional services firm ARUP, is pleased to announce the judging panel for this year’s Environmental Photographer Of The Year 2022 competition. The panel includes an impressive line-up of experts in the fields of photography, climate justice, and environmental activism.
Nikon partners with CIWEM and WaterBear to present the Environmental Photographer of the Year 2022
Nikon is pleased to announce its partnership with environmental and water management charity CIWEM, and free streaming platform dedicated to the future of our planet, WaterBear, to find the 2022 Environmental Photographer of the Year. Now in its 15th year, the annual competition aims spotlight the most inspirational environmental photography from around the world and provide an international platform to raise awareness of environmental issues that puts the planet at risk.
NIKON ANNOUNCES LATEST FIRMWARE UPDATE FOR THE Z 9
Nikon is pleased to announce the release of firmware version 2.10 for its flagship, full-frame mirrorless camera, the Nikon Z 9.
COVER MORE GROUND WITH THE NEW NIKKOR Z 400mm f/4.5 VR S
Today, Nikon is pleased to announce a new super-telephoto prime lens, the NIKKOR Z 400m f/4.5 VR S. Designed for extreme portability, this lens lets photographers take advantage of a 400 mm focal length and breathtaking S-line image quality—in a lightweight, travel-friendly package.
NIKON RELEASES ITS BEST-EVER VLOGGER’S CAMERA—THE Z 30
Today, Nikon is delighted to announce a game-raising vlogging camera, the Nikon Z 30.
FOR EVERY ADVENTURE. NIKON ANNOUNCES TWO NEW PROSTAFF BINOCULARS.
Today, Nikon introduces two new models to the PROSTAFF family: the PROSTAFF P7 binoculars and the PROSTAFF P3 binoculars.
NIKON TRIUMPHS AT THE TIPA WORLD AWARDS 2022 WITH THREE WINS
Today Nikon proudly announces that it has won three awards across different categories at the 2022 TIPA World Awards. The Nikon Z fc won the ‘Best APS-C Camera’ award, while the Nikon Z 9 collected the award for ‘Best Full Frame Professional Camera’. In the lens categories, the NIKKOR Z 400mm f/2.8 TC VR S took home the award for ‘Best Full Frame Prime Telephoto lens’. The three diverse wins recognise Nikon’s ability to adapt and develop industry leading products for all photographers – from hobbyists to professionals.
NIKON WINS FIVE RED DOT AWARDS INCLUDING ‘BEST OF THE BEST’ FOR THE Z 9
Today Nikon Europe is thrilled to announce that five products have received the "Red Dot Award: Product Design 2022" recognition. It was a particularly successful year for Nikon, with its full-frame flagship mirrorless camera, the Nikon Z 9, being crowned the “Best of the Best”. Other recipients include the beautifully designed Nikon Z fc and NIKKOR Z MC 105mm f/2.8 VR S mid-telephoto micro lens.
NIKON RELEASES VER.1.2.0 OF THE NX FIELD REMOTE SHOOTING SYSTEM FOR PROFESSIONAL IMAGING AGENCIES
Nikon is pleased to announce the release of Ver. 1.2.0 of NX Field, the latest version of its remote shooting system for professional imaging agencies. The software update will further support the capabilities of the Z 9 Nikon FX format/full-frame mirrorless camera.
Nikon is developing the Remote Grip MC-N10 for the Nikon Z mount system
Nikon is pleased to announce the development of the Remote Grip MC-N10 for mirrorless cameras for which the Nikon Z mount has been adopted.
NIKON RELEASES NEW Z SERIES FIRMWARE AND HIGH-CAPACITY MEMORY CARD
Today, Nikon announces new firmware for the Z 9 flagship mirrorless camera, and the Z 7II and Z 6II mirrorless cameras.
NIKON RELEASES THE UNIQUELY PORTABLE NIKKOR Z 800mm f/6.3 VR S
Today, Nikon is pleased to introduce a uniquely portable super-telephoto full-frame prime lens, the NIKKOR Z 800mm f/6.3 VR S.
Nikon releases Ver. 1.1.0 of the NX Field remote shooting system for professional photographers and agencies
Nikon is pleased to announce that Ver. 1.1.0 of NX Field, a remote shooting system for professional photographers and news & sports agencies, has been released today.
WARNING REGARDING SUSPICIOUS EMAILS IMITATING PUBLIC RELATIONS FROM NIKON
It has come to our attention that people pretending to be Nikon representatives are contacting YouTube and Facebook channel owners via email. The fraudulent correspondence generally carry Nikon’s name, and / or refer to the Nikon public relations department, requesting that the recipient produce a video using a Nikon camera or offer sponsorship opportunities.
REACH BEYOND WITH THE NEW NIKKOR Z 400mm f/2.8 TC VR S
Today, Nikon is pleased to announce a new full-frame super-telephoto prime lens with built-in teleconverter—the NIKKOR Z 400mm f/2.8 TC VR S.
Nikon to release new firmware for the Nikon Z 9 flagship mirrorless camera
Today, Nikon is pleased to announce that Firmware Ver. 1.10 for the Z 9 flagship mirrorless camera is scheduled for release and will be available for download on January 5, 2022 via the Nikon download centre and via the Snapbridge mobile app.
CREATE FREELY WITH THE NEW NIKKOR Z 28-75MM f/2.8
Today, Nikon adds a new full-frame standard zoom lens to the Nikon Z family. The NIKKOR Z 28-75mm f/2.8 boasts a versatile wide-angle to telephoto zoom range, a fast constant aperture, and sharp focusing.
Nikon is developing the NIKKOR Z 800mm f/6.3 VR S, a super-telephoto prime lens for the Nikon Z mount system
Nikon is pleased to announce the development of the NIKKOR Z 800mm f/6.3 VR S, a super-telephoto prime lens for full-frame (Nikon FX-format) mirrorless cameras for which the Nikon Z mount has been adopted.
NIKON COLLABORATES WITH NISSIN JAPAN LTD. AND PROFOTO
Nikon is pleased to announce its collaboration with Nissin Japan Ltd. and Profoto AB to develop speedlight and studio lighting products.
GET WIDELY CREATIVE. THE SMALLEST Z SERIES PRIME LENS TO DATE
Today, Nikon introduces the smallest and lightest full-frame Z series prime lens yet¹: the NIKKOR Z 28mm f/2.8. This street-smart storyteller makes a superb everyday lens.
NIKON INTRODUCES HIGH-PERFORMANCE, COMPACT S-LINE ZOOM LENS
Nikon today introduces its latest zoom lens, the versatile NIKKOR Z 24-120mm f/4 S. With a lightweight build, advanced optics and a broad zoom range, this is the lens for any scenario.
NIKON LAUNCHES NX TETHER AND NX MOBILEAIR – SUPPORTING THE WORKFLOW OF PROFESSIONAL PHOTOGRAPHERS
Nikon is pleased to announce the release of NX MobileAir – a smartphone application that automatically transfers images taken with Nikon digital cameras to an FTP (File Transfer Protocol) server without using a computer.
NIKON OFFERS EXCLUSIVE ACCESS TO ITS Z 9 WITH FREE VIRTUAL EVENT
Nikon is pleased to announce details of an exclusive virtual event to celebrate its Z series system, including its most advanced flagship camera, the Z 9, which launched on 28th October.
NIKON ANNOUNCES THE Z 9 FLAGSHIP CAMERA
Nikon today announces the Z 9, its most advanced flagship camera ever. The Z 9 is a significant step forward for both Nikon and professional imaging.
Nikon is developing the NIKKOR Z 400mm f/2.8 TC VR S super-telephoto prime lens with a built-in 1.4x teleconverter for the Nikon Z mount system
Nikon is pleased to announce the development of the NIKKOR Z 400mm f/2.8 TC VR S super-telephoto prime lens for full-frame (Nikon FX-format) mirrorless cameras, for which the Nikon Z mount has been adopted.
NIKON ADDS VERSATILE DX ZOOM LENS TO ITS NIKKOR Z RANGE
Nikon today introduces the NIKKOR Z DX 18-140mm f/3.5-6.3 VR, which offers superb image quality and versatility for those shooting at wide, standard, or telephoto focal lengths.
NIKON INTRODUCES TWO NEW MONARCH BINOCULARS TO BRING THE BEAUTY OF NATURE TO LIFE
Nikon has today announced two binoculars to be added to its Sport Optics range.
Nikon releases the NIKKOR Z 40mm f/2, a compact and lightweight prime lens for the Nikon Z mount system
Today, Nikon is pleased to announce the release of the NIKKOR Z 40mm f/2, a compact and lightweight prime lens compatible with full-frame (Nikon FX-format) mirrorless cameras for which the Nikon Z mount has been adopted.
NIKON SCOOPS FOUR WINS AT THE 2021-2022 EISA AWARDS
Today Nikon is pleased to announce that four of its products have been successful at the EISA Awards 2021-2022. The Nikon Z 6II mirrorless camera received the “Advanced Camera” award, and the Nikon Z 5 won the “Best Buy Camera”. A number of NIKKOR lenses were also triumphant, with the NIKKOR Z MC 50mm f/2.8 taking home best “Macro Lens”, while the NIKKOR Z 70-200mm f/2.8 VR S topped the “Professional Telephoto Zoom Lens” category.
NIKON LAUNCHES THREE NEW RANGEFINDERS TO TAKE YOUR GOLF GAME TO THE NEXT LEVEL
Nikon has today announced the release of three new laser rangefinders; the COOLSHOT PROII STABILIZED, the COOLSHOT LITE STABILIZED and the COOLSHOT 50i.
NIKON DEVELOPS NEW HIGH-POWER Z SERIES ZOOM LENS
Nikon today announces the development of the NIKKOR Z DX 18-140mm f/3.5-6.3 VR – a high-power zoom lens for APS-C format (Nikon DX format) mirrorless cameras, for which the Nikon Z mount has been adopted. The lens is scheduled for release later this year.
NIKON ANNOUNCES THE NIKON Z fc MIRRORLESS CAMERA
Nikon today announces the Nikon Z fc DX format mirrorless camera—the first Z-series camera to adopt a ‘heritage’ design while supporting advanced features.
Nikon, CIWEM, WaterBear and ARUP Announce Judges for Environmental Photographer of the Year 2021 Competition
Nikon, alongside environmental and water management charity CIWEM, WaterBear, the free streaming platform dedicated to the future of our planet, and engineering consultancy ARUP, has today announced the high-profile panel judging the Environmental Photographer of the Year 2021 competition.
Nikon to expand its Z mount lens range with the development of the NIKKOR Z 28mm f/2.8 and NIKKOR Z 40mm f/2
Nikon is pleased to announce the development of the NIKKOR Z 28mm f/2.8 and NIKKOR Z 40mm f/2.
Reveal the beauty you see with the first Z series macro lenses
Today, Nikon introduces the first two macro lenses to join the Nikon Z family.
Nine Nikon products receive the ‘Red Dot Award: Product Design 2021’
Nikon is pleased to announce that nine of its products have received the "Red Dot Award: Product Design 2021" – including its flagship DSLR camera, the D6, as well as for its second generation mirrorless cameras, the Z 7II and Z 6II.
Nikon announces new organisational structure for European Imaging Products and Healthcare businesses
Nikon has today announced a new organisational structure for its European Imaging Products and Healthcare businesses. This is designed to increase agility and competitiveness within a fast-changing market, and to support the growth of Nikon’s portfolio of high-quality products and services across Europe. The change will become effective as of April 1ˢᵗ 2021.
NIKON JOINS CIWEM & WATERBEAR TO LAUNCH ENVIRONMENTAL PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR COMPETITION
Nikon has partnered with CIWEM and WaterBear to launch the Environmental Photographer of the Year competition – with entries now open. Celebrating its 14th year, the annual awards showcase the very best in environmental photography – from the impact humans have on the planet to those inspiring sustainable living.
NIKON ANNOUNCES DEVELOPMENT OF THE FLAGSHIP Z 9 FULL-FRAME MIRRORLESS CAMERA
Nikon is pleased to announce the development of the first flagship model for which the Nikon Z mount has been adopted: The Nikon Z 9.
NIKON RELEASES NEW SOFTWARE FOR SEAMLESS VIEWING AND EDITING OF IMAGES AND VIDEOS
Nikon is pleased to announce the release of NX Studio (version.1.0) – new software that enables the seamless viewing, processing and editing of still images and video.
NIKON INTRODUCES THE LASER 50 AND LASER 30 LASER RANGEFINDERS
Nikon is pleased to announce the release of two new portable laser rangefinders, the LASER 50 and LASER 30, which enable stress-free, rapid measurement in a range of different situations.
NIKON RELEASES SOFTWARE THAT ALLOWS NIKON CAMERAS TO FUNCTION AS HIGH-QUALITY WEBCAMS
NIKON ANNOUNCES RETURN OF NIKON PHOTO CONTEST 2020-2021
NIKON ANNOUNCES THE Z 7II AND Z 6II NEXT-GENERATION FULL-FRAME MIRRORLESS CAMERAS
Nikon today announces the Nikon Z 7II and Nikon Z 6II – next-generation versions of its flagship Z 7 and Z 6 mirrorless cameras.
LANDMARK NEW NIKKOR Z LENSES EXTEND THE NIKON Z RANGE
Today Nikon introduces two new NIKKOR Z lenses: the NIKKOR Z 50mm f/1.2 S, its first f/1.2 Z prime lens, and the NIKKOR Z 14-24mm f/2.8 S – the world’s shortest full-frame f/2.8 ultra-wide-angle zoom¹.
IMPROVE YOUR GOLF GAME WITH THE NEW COOLSHOT 40i GII LASER RANGEFINDER
Today Nikon releases the COOLSHOT 40i GII laser rangefinder for golfers, an upgrade to the COOLSHOT 40i.
SUCCESS FOR NIKON WITH FOUR WINS AT THE 2020-2021 EISA AWARDS
Today Nikon is pleased to announce that four of its products have been successful at the EISA Awards 2020-2021. The Nikon Z 50 won the ‘Best Buy Camera’ award and the Nikon D780 picked up the ‘Full Frame Camera’ award. NIKKOR lenses were also winners, with the AF-S NIKKOR 120-300mm F/2.8E FL ED SR VR given the ‘Professional Telephoto Zoom Lens’ award and the NIKKOR Z 85mm f/1.8 S winning the ‘Portrait Lens’ award.
NIKON ANNOUNCES FIRMWARE UPGRADE FOR Z-SERIES MIRRORLESS CAMERAS
Nikon has today announced a new firmware update – version 2.00 for the APS-C (Nikon DX format) Nikon Z 50 mirrorless camera, and firmware version 3.10 for the full-frame (Nikon FX format) Nikon Z 7 and Nikon Z 6 mirrorless cameras.
NIKON DEVELOPS NEW SOFTWARE WHICH ENABLES USERS TO TURN THEIR CAMERA INTO A FULLY FUNCTIONING WEBCAM
Today Nikon is pleased to announce plans to release the beta version of Webcam Utility – software that allows Nikon mirrorless or digital SLR cameras to be used as a webcam. The software, which is compatible with Windows computers, will be released in early August 2020.
MOVE INTO FULL-FRAME MIRRORLESS WITH THE NEW NIKON Z 5 AND NIKKOR Z 24-50mm f/4-6.3
Today Nikon introduces a new entry-level full-frame camera to the Nikon Z family.
REACH FURTHER. NEW NIKON Z TELECONVERTERS EXTEND THE OPTIONS FOR NIKON Z USERS.
Today Nikon introduces two Z Teleconverters that extend the reach of compatible NIKKOR Z lenses. The Z TELECONVERTER TC-1.4x gives users 40 % more reach, and the Z TELECONVERTER TC-2.0x lets users double their reach.
NIKON RECEIVES RED DOT AWARD FOR PRODUCT DESIGN
Nikon is pleased to announce that two of its products have received the Red Dot Award for Product Design 2020. Both the Nikon Z 50, the brand’s latest addition to its mirrorless offering, and the NIKKOR Z 58mm f/0.95 S Noct lens, were awarded the sought-after accolade after impressing an international panel of experts, who judged the products on aspects such as innovation, functionality, ergonomics and durability.
NIKON WINS FOUR TIPA WORLD AWARDS ACROSS ITS DSLR, MIRRORLESS AND NIKKOR PRODUCT PORTFOLIOS
Nikon is pleased to announce that it has won four awards across four individual product categories at the 2020 TIPA World Awards. The Nikon D780, Nikon Z 50, AF-S NIKKOR 120-300mm f/2.8E FL ED SR VR and NIKKOR Z 58mm f/0.95 S Noct have all been awarded best in their respective categories by a panel of TIPA editors who judged the products on quality, performance and value criteria.
NEW ACULON T02 BINOCULARS: SEE MORE AS YOU TRAVEL IN STYLE
Nikon today introduces its lightweight and compact ACULON T02 binoculars that open up a whole new world of details for travellers, concert-goers and sports fans.
NIKON INTRODUCES THE SPORTSTAR ZOOM 8-24X25 BINOCULARS
Today Nikon announces the new Sportstar Zoom 8-24x25 binoculars.
TWO FIRMWARE UPDATES INTRODUCE ENHANCED FEATURES FOR NIKON Z-SERIES CAMERAS
Today Nikon announces the release of firmware version 3.00 for the Nikon Z 7 and Z 6 full-frame mirrorless cameras, and version 1.10 for the Z 50 DX-format mirrorless camera.
TWO NEW NIKKOR Z LENSES JOIN THE NIKON Z FAMILY
Today Nikon introduces two new NIKKOR Z lenses: the ultra-wide-angle NIKKOR Z 20mm f/1.8 S, and the NIKKOR Z 24-200mm f/4-6.3 VR telephoto zoom.
DECISIVE POWER. FASTER WORKFLOW. ABSOLUTE RELIABILITY. THE NIKON D6.
Today Nikon unveils its new flagship DSLR: the D6. From hard news to international sports, this phenomenal full-frame camera answers the demands of professionals who don’t want to leave nothing to chance.
NIKON AMBASSADOR GEORGE KARBUS DOCUMENTS THE OCEAN’S GREATEST WILDLIFE
Award-winning wildlife photographer and Nikon Ambassador, George Karbus, has released a stunning ocean-based image series, inspired by over 15 years of travelling the globe capturing the beauty of the underwater world and its species.
CREATE YOUR BEST WORK YET WITH THE ALL-NEW NIKON D780
Today Nikon introduces a high-performance DSLR that gives creative photographers everything they want from a full-frame camera—and more.
REACH FURTHER WITH THE NEW COOLPIX P950 SUPERZOOM
Nikon adds to its impressive line-up of bridge cameras with the COOLPIX P950, which boasts an impressive 83x optical zoom.
TWO OUTSTANDING TELEPHOTO ZOOM LENSES
Nikon introduces two new professional telephoto zoom lenses. The AF-S NIKKOR 120-300mm f/2.8E FL ED SR VR for DSLR cameras, and the NIKKOR Z 70-200mm f/2.8 VR S for Nikon Z mirrorless cameras.
RAW VIDEO OUTPUT FOR NIKON Z 7 and Z 6
Nikon today announces RAW video output will be enabled for the Z 7 and Z 6 full-frame mirrorless cameras. The upgrade comes with the release of firmware 2.20.
NIKON ANNOUNCES THE ‘#ZCREATORS’
Nikon today announces the launch of its global #Zcreators community, consisting of visionary artists exploring new ground with Nikon’s Z series mirrorless system.
MEASURE FASTER AND FURTHER: MEET THE FORESTRY PRO II LASER RANGEFINDER
Nikon today introduces a powerful new portable laser rangefinder, the Forestry Pro II.
NIKON INTRODUCES THE BINOCULAR TELESCOPE 20X120 IV / 25X120
Nikon today introduces the Binocular Telescope 20×120 IV, 25×120 and compatible pillar stand with adapter.
NIKON AMBASSADOR SEBASTIÁN LISTE TRACES DEVELOPMENT AND DEFORESTATION IN THE AMAZON
Acclaimed photographer and Nikon Ambassador, Sebastián Liste, has released a stunning new photography series investigating the effects that colonisation and deforestation have had on local employment, trade, community displacement and the environment in the Amazon.
MIRRORLESS LOW-LIGHT MASTERY: MEET THE NIKKOR Z 58MM f/0.95 S NOCT
Today Nikon introduces an iconic lens for its mirrorless cameras: the NIKKOR Z 58mm f/0.95 S Noct. With the classic appeal of the legendary Nikon F-mount Noct and a revolutionary optical design, its ultra-wide aperture and exceptional sharpness offer outstanding new capabilities in low light.
THE Z 50 DX MIRRORLESS CAMERA AND FIRST NIKKOR Z DX LENSES JOIN THE NIKON Z FAMILY
Nikon today introduces the Nikon Z 50, the first Z series DX-format mirrorless camera and the first two NIKKOR Z DX zoom lenses, the NIKKOR Z DX 16-50mm f/3.5-6.3 VR and NIKKOR Z DX 50-250mm f/4.5-6.3 VR.
NIKON IS THE PROUD SPONSOR OF THE MARILYN STAFFORD FOTOREPORTAGE AWARD
Today Nikon announces it is the proud European sponsor of the Marilyn Stafford FotoReportage Award 2019. The global competition, facilitated by FotoDocument, is designed to celebrate talented female photographers and highlight the positive power of photojournalism and documentary photography in raising awareness of important, yet under reported, social, environmental, economic and cultural issues.
THE NIKON Z 6 ESSENTIAL MOVIE KIT: WHERE MIRRORLESS MOVIE-MAKING BEGINS
Nikon today introduces its first mirrorless movie-making kit for video pros and content creators alike – the Nikon Z 6 Essential Movie Kit. It has been designed with freedom in mind, providing the pure essentials to get rolling quickly, with all the core tools to make high-quality movies. By leaving filmmakers free to customise further components to suit their personal preferences, it avoids the expense of unnecessary equipment.
NIKON ANNOUNCES DEVELOPMENT OF THE D6 AND AF-S NIKKOR 120-300MM F/2.8E FL ED SR VR LENS
Nikon is proud to announce the development of the Nikon D6 professional digital SLR camera and the AF-S NIKKOR 120-300mm f/2.8E FL ED SR VR telephoto zoom lens, compatible with Nikon FX format cameras.
BEYOND THE NORMAL: NIKON INTRODUCES THE NIKKOR Z 24MM F/1.8 S WIDE-ANGLE LENS
Nikon further expands its line-up of f/1.8 mirrorless primes with the NIKKOR Z 24mm f/1.8 S. With advanced optics, exceptional close-up performance, and extensive weather sealing, this full-frame lens offers real versatility.
NIKON RELEASES A DEDICATED 3D LUT FOR N-LOG AND ANNOUNCES THE SUPPORT OF RAW VIDEO OUTPUT FOR THE NIKON Z 7 AND Z 6
Nikon today introduces a dedicated LUT (lookup table) for N-Log videography, which is a feature of the Nikon Z 7 and Z 6 cameras. A new firmware update will be released later this year for the Z 7 and Z 6 cameras that will support RAW video output straight from the camera. This firmware will enable recording in ProRes RAW video format on the Ninja V 4K HDR monitor/recorder made by ATOMOS, Nikon’s collaborator in developing RAW video output technology.
NIKON EXCELS AT THE EISA AWARDS 2019-2020 WITH TWO BEST IN CATEGORY WINS
Today Nikon proudly announces that the Nikon Z 6 has won the ‘Camera of the Year’ award and the NIKKOR Z 24-70mm f/2.8 S has won the ‘Professional Standard Zoom Lens’ award at the EISA Awards 2019-2020. The wins for Nikon’s mirrorless system products recognise its ability to develop market leading innovations for its photographers.
CAPTURE REMARKABLE PORTRAITS WITH NIKON’S NEW NIKKOR Z 85MM F/1.8 S LENS
Nikon welcomes a bright standard portrait lens to the Nikon Z family. The NIKKOR Z 85mm f/1.8 S is a fast-focusing lens that delivers incredible detail throughout the frame. Whether shooting stills or video, this full-frame mirrorless lens lets photographers portray subjects with heart-stopping clarity.
WINNERS OF THE NIKON PHOTO CONTEST 2018-2019
Nikon Corporation is pleased to announce the winners of the Nikon Photo Contest 2018-2019. First held in 1969, the Nikon Photo Contest is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year. It is one of the largest photo competitions in the world, achieving a record 97,369 submissions from 33,000 participants in 170 countries and regions for the 2018-19 contest. Submissions were invited in three categories: Open, Next Generation and Short Film.
Nikon Ambassador Pieter Ten Hoopen documents love stories of couples and families impacted by the global refugee crisis
A new photography project from Nikon Ambassador Pieter Ten Hoopen uncovers the inspiring love stories of couples and families who have been impacted by today’s global refugee crisis.
Nikon releases firmware version 2.0 for the Nikon Z 7 and Nikon Z 6
Nikon has today announced the release of firmware version 2.0 that will further enhance the performance of its full-frame mirrorless cameras, the Nikon Z 7 and Nikon Z 6.
Nikon Ambassadors Bénédicte Kurzen and Sanne De Wilde document the complexities of twinhood in Nigeria
A new photography project from Nikon Ambassadors Bénédicte Kurzen and Sanne De Wilde investigates the contrasting beliefs regarding twinhood in contemporary Nigerian society. Equipped with the D850, Z 7 and NIKKOR lenses, the photographers immersed themselves in the communities of Igbo-Ora, where more twins are born than anywhere else in the world , the town of Abuja, which represents a darker history of twinhood in the country, and Calabar where traditions and beliefs have been transformed.
Renowned Photographers Marie Bärsch and Marsel van Oosten join Nikon’s European Ambassador Line-up
Nikon Europe B.V. welcomes award-winning wildlife and landscape photographer Marsel van Oosten and fashion photographer Marie Bärsch as new Nikon European Ambassadors. As experts in their field, Marie and Marsel join some of the most talented and influential Nikon photographers working in Europe, admired for their passion, energy and commitment to visual art.
WATERPROOF AND READY TO PLAY: MEET THE NEW COOLPIX W150
Nikon introduces the latest member of the COOLPIX family, the fun-loving COOLPIX W150. Waterproof, shockproof, freezeproof, and dustproof, this compact adventure camera is built to go anywhere and offers truly hassle-free operation.
Nikon celebrates four TIPA World Award 2019 wins for the D3500, Z 6, Z 7 and NIKKOR Z 14-30mm f/4 S
Nikon is delighted to announce that it has received four prestigious 2019 Technical Image Press Association (TIPA) World Awards. The Nikon D3500 won ‘Best DSLR Camera’, while both mirrorless cameras received recognition: the Nikon Z 6 won ‘Best Full Frame Camera Expert’ and the Nikon Z 7 won ‘Best Full Frame Professional Camera’. The ‘Best Mirrorless Wide Angle Zoom Lens’ award went to the NIKKOR Z 14-30mm f/4 S.
Nikon’s mirrorless system and COOLPIX P1000 with DF-M1 Dot Sight receive the “Red Dot Award: Product Design 2019”
Nikon is pleased to announce that its new mirrorless system and COOLPIX P1000 with DF-M1 Dot Sight, have both received the “Red Dot Award: Product Design 2019”.
Nikon introduces the COOLSHOT 20 GII Laser Rangefinder
Nikon today announces the release of a new portable laser rangefinder, the COOLSHOT 20 GII – a small and lightweight model within the Nikon Laser Rangefinder COOLSHOT series.
Nikon introduces the PROSTAFF 1000 Laser Rangefinder
Nikon today announces the release of the PROSTAFF 1000 – a new portable Laser Rangefinder. It boasts a compact and lightweight body delivering 910m/1000yd maximum measurement ranging performance.
Nikon Ambassadors Benedicte Kurzen and Sanne De Wilde document the complexities of twinhood in Nigeria
A new photography project from Nikon Ambassadors Benedicte Kurzen and Sanne De Wilde investigates the contrasting beliefs regarding twinhood in contemporary Nigerian society.
Nikon’s mirrorless system and COOLPIX P1000 win at the 2019 iF Design Awards
Nikon is pleased to announce that its mirrorless system and COOLPIX P1000 digital camera have received iF Design Awards within the product discipline.
Nikon develops new firmware for its full-frame mirrorless cameras, the Nikon Z 7 and Nikon Z 6
Nikon has announced the development of new firmware for its full-frame mirrorless cameras, the Nikon Z 7 and Nikon Z 6. The firmware will enable new functions, such as Eye-Detection AF, RAW video output, and support for CFexpress memory cards. In addition, the cameras’ AF/AE functions will be improved.
Introducing the first Nikon Z trinity lens. The fast NIKKOR Z 24-70mm f/2.8 S
Nikon today introduces the first trinity lens for Nikon Z. The NIKKOR Z 24-70mm f/2.8 S is a professional lens that boasts an exceptionally compact build, advanced optics, and extensive weather sealing.
MEET NIKON’S NEW COOLPIX SUPER-ZOOMS THAT LOVE TO EXPLORE
Nikon introduces two new COOLPIX super-zooms packed with powerful features and boasting NIKKOR optics for stunning images. From distant views to city streets, these lightweight, easy-to-use compact cameras deliver sharp wide-angle to super-telephoto images—even in low light.
NIKON INTRODUCES THE MONARCH 2000 LASER RANGEFINDER
Nikon today announces the release of a new portable laser rangefinder, the MONARCH 2000.
GET INSIDE THE SCENE WITH THE NEW NIKKOR Z FULL-FRAME ULTRA-WIDE-ANGLE ZOOM
Nikon today adds the NIKKOR Z 14–30mm f/4 S to the new range of full-frame S-Line lenses designed for Nikon Z mirrorless cameras.
Nikon Ambassador Kirill Umrikhin uncovers the lost world of the Commander Islands
A new photography project from Nikon Russia Ambassador Kirill Umrikhin takes us to a sparsely populated and largely unexplored part of the world: The Commander Islands. Located in the Bering Sea in the Aleut region of Russia, Kirill’s project reveals a ‘lost world’ of volcanic landscapes, rare wildlife and vast ocean.
TOTAL PRODUCTION OF NIKKOR LENSES FOR INTERCHANGEABLE LENS CAMERAS REACHES 110 MILLION
Nikon today announces that the total production of NIKKOR lenses for its interchangeable lens cameras has reached 110 million* as of October of 2018.
Wedding Photographer Nadia Meli Announced as New Nikon Europe Ambassador
Nikon Europe B.V. is proud to welcome wedding photographer Nadia Meli as a Nikon Europe Ambassador. Nadia joins the collective of Nikon photographers committed to using the latest technologies and an awareness of social trends to best represent the current age.
NIKON PHOTO CONTEST 2018-2019: CALL FOR ENTRIES
Nikon is pleased to announce that entries for the Nikon Photo Contest 2018-2019 will be accepted from 6:00 a.m. October 18, 2018 until 5:00 a.m. on January 31, 2019 (all dates and times CET).
Nikon Ambassador David Yarrow photographs the animals and people that call Kenya home
A new photography project from Nikon European Ambassador and fine art photographer David Yarrow captures the two different sides of Kenya – from Amboseli’s colossal elephants, otherwise known as ‘big tuskers’, to the gang culture of the country’s bustling capital, Nairobi.
NIKON TO DEMO ITS FULL-FRAME MIRRORLESS SYSTEM AT PHOTOKINA 2018
Nikon prepares to take centre stage once again at the world’s leading imaging show, photokina, in Cologne. Visitors will be given hands-on access to the latest products, including a look at its newly announced full-frame, Nikon FX-format Z mount mirrorless cameras, lenses and lens mount adapter.