Nikon Japan has filed another Nikon full frame mirrorless lens patent today. This is AF-S NIKKOR PC-E 19mm f/4 Tilt-shift full frame mirrorless lens. The second full frame mirrorless lens from Nikon, the first one is Nikon 28-80mm f/3.5-5.6 VR lens.
Thom Hogan’s post on recently price drop on Nikon lenses also include some info about upcoming Nikon D5 and Nikon D400 DSLR cameras. He think Nikon D5 will be announced in January 2016 as rumored before. And long awaited Nikon D400 could be announced in the first half of 2016 with several new Nikon DX lenses.
DxOMark has just tested the new Sigma 24mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art Lens for Nikon FX mount (Amazon | B&H | Adorama). According to the test result on Nikon D810, Sigma 24mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art lens is the best 24mm wide-angle prime lens for Nikon DSLR cameras. The price for this lens is $849 in most US stores, CameraLand (Nikon USA authorized dealer) has a deal on this lens for $749 (Demo Version).
The new Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 24-70mm f/2.8 E ED VR lens (Amazon | B&H Photo Video | Adorama) was announced last week, and will be shipping on August 27th, 2015. First review of this new standard zoom lens now out at Fotoinfo. They posted full review of this lens on their website, includes some sample images, sharpness test and more.
Nikon has just announced the new AF-S NIKKOR 200-500mm f/5.6E ED VR lens (Amazon | B&H Photo Video | Adorama) super telephoto zoom lens yesterday. The price for this lens is $1,399 in US, will be shipping in Mid September, 2015. Here is a detail specs comparison of Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 200-500mm f/5.6E ED VR lens with Tamron SP 150-600mm f/5-6.3 Di VC USD Lens, Sigma 150-600mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM Contemporary Lens, Sigma 150-600mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM Sports Lens.