B&H alerted me that it has a limited supply of the Nikon AF-S 85mm f/1.4 lens in stock. I was told you need to act quick if you want one of these because they are in short supply. Here’s the link to the lens at B&H Photo.
We have been waiting for this news since Nikon posted its new AF-S 50mm lens on its website and then removed it last week. Finally, the lens has been officially unveiled (permanently this time) and it’s got a decent price point of $220. All I can say is that it’s about time!
More details in the official press release from Nikon below. [Read more…]
If there has ever been demand for a company to produce a single lens, it’s the Nikon AF-S 50mm f/1.8 lens. Ever since the Nikon D40 came out (with it’s lack of AF motor), Nikon users have been clamoring for something to replace the staple 50mm f/1.8D lens. Heck, I even wrote an open letter to Nikon last year pleading for this lens with a built-in AF motor.
And, finally, it appears that they have. [Read more…]
A whole lot of glass…
As of March 2011, Nikon has produced over 60 million NIKKOR lenses.
Check out Nikon’s nostalgic press statement below. [Read more…]
Nikon has announced the following 4 new lenses:
- AF-S DX 55-300mm f/4.5-5.6G ED VR – B&H Photo / Amazon
- AF-S 28-300mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR – B&H Photo / Amazon
- AF-S 24-120mm f/4G ED VR – B&H Photo / Amazon
- AF-S 85mm f/1.4G – B&H Photo / Amazon
All of these new lenses should be available in September 2010. More details on each lens below. [Read more…]