Amazing Earth photos from space captured with Nikon D4
Earth, as seen from space, is probably one of the most impressive things ever. Our planet is absolutely astounding from afar and the latest astronaut to share this awesomeness with us is ESA’s Tim Peake. Here are some of the amazing Earth photos from space captured by the cosmonaut from Earth’s low orbit!
Nikon D4s card issues are Lexar’s fault, Nikon says
The Nikon D4s has been launched very recently. However, enough time has passed allowing users to discover some problems when using Lexar 400x and 1000x CF cards. The FX-format camera displays an error message when adding such cards and now Nikon has come forth to clarify the situation, blaming Lexar for its faulty cards.
More Nikon D4H rumors hint at full frame hybrid camera launch
Nikon is supposed to unveiled a hybrid DSLR camera with a full frame sensor in the neighboring future. It appears that the device will be called Nikon D4H and more rumors point to a November 6 launch, while inside sources have revealed plenty of specifications, features, and the exact reason why it is referred to as a “hybrid camera”.
New Nikon full frame hybrid DSLR camera coming soon
Well, well, well, it looks like Nikon is not done with the announcements for 2013. Another camera is rumored to be unveiled within the next three weeks and it will come packed with a nice set of features and an intriguing design. The Nikon full frame hybrid DSLR will look like the FM2 SLR, but will sport D4’s 16-megapixel sensor.
Nikon releases new firmware updates for six cameras
Shortly after April Fools’ Day had been over, Nikon took the decision of surprising the owners of its DSLR cameras with new firmware updates. Both the D600 and D800 received new software, but six other cameras are upgradeable, too. Even though there are no major changes, some owners will welcome the new firmware updates.
Photographers to capture the Formula 1 Australian GP using Nikon D4
Nikon and the Sutton Images agency have announced a partnership regarding the use of the Nikon D4 DSLR during the Australian Grand Prix. The first race of the 2013 Formula 1 season will take place on March 17 in Melbourne, Australia and the agency’s photographers will use the D4 camera to capture all the motorsport action.
Aquatica announces AD4 underwater housing for Nikon D4
Aquatica is one of the oldest companies to provide underwater housings for cameras. The company continues its tradition with the launch of the AD4 underwater housing for the Nikon D4. The owners of the DSLR can now go down to depths of more than 400 feet, without fearing for the integrity of their camera.
Nikon and Warner Music Group announce SXSW partnership
This year’s South by Southwest film and music festival just got a little more appealing to photographers in the world, as Nikon and the Warner Music Group have announced a partnership, which specifies that “The Warner Sound” will be captured by the Nikon D4 DSLR cameras during the SXSW 2013 edition.
Nikon D4 firmware update A:1.04 / B:1.02 now available for download
The Nikon D4 is the flagship camera for professional photographers. It was released early last year and the company worked constantly at improving the DSLR. As a result, a new Nikon D4 firmware update is available for download. Despite being a minor upgrade, it fixes a major bug which affected the photographers.