In what has become a customary move with its instant rebate offerings, Nikon has extended its DSLR and lens rebates another month through July 30, 2011. You can save up to $250 through the DSLR and lens combo purchases. Details and coupon codes are here on Amazon.com.
A recently published Nikon patent application shows that Nikon is working on implementing programmed focus pulls in video-capable cameras.
Essentially, the patent application describes the process of setting a starting focus point on the camera’s LCD and then an ending focus point. The camera will then automatically (and smoothly) rack focus between the two points as you record video. [Read more…]
Amazon has a deal on several Nikon point and shoot cameras – offering up to $80 instant savings along with free 1-day shipping. The sale prices are good through June 25, while the 1-day shipping offer is valid through June 16. Details here.
A recent Nikon patent application concerning the voice recording capability of camera reveals an oddly-shaped camera with a touchscreen interface and a stylus for menu navigation. [Read more…]