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Nikon School 2015-2016 Schedule Announced


Nikon USA has announced the upcoming schedule for its Nikon School 2015-2016 program featuring exciting interactive programs for every level of photographer. School will host more than 50 classes from October 2015 to June 2016 in 13 locations across the country, and kicks off in Boston on October 17 with the DSLR Video 2-Day Workshop. The PDF withContinue Reading

Nikon Produces 95 Million Interchangeable Nikkor Lenses


Nikon has announced that they have produced a total of 95 million interchangeable Nikkor lenses. As the 85 millionth interchangeable Nikkor lens was manufactured in January 2014, this means that Nikon produced no less than 10 million interchangeable lenses in a bit more than 1.5 years. Earlier this year Nikon announced the AF-S Nikkor 300mm f/4E PFContinue Reading

Nikon UK Announces New Ambassadors


Nikon UK has announced the appointment of three new photographers to its Ambassador line-up, Leon Neal, David Yarrow and Jeremy Walker. Leon Neal is a news photographer with a wealth of experience, and a staff photographer for AFP News. David Yarrow decided to pursue his passion for photography after a successful career in finance. Jeremy WalkerContinue Reading

Nikon USA Announces “I Am Generation Image” Contest


Nikon USA announced a new contest where you can win a Nikon D750 camera plus lenses and be featured as the Next Voice of Generation Image. All members of Generation Image are encouraged to upload their photos or videos to either Twitter or Instagram using the hashtag #IAmNextContest. The submission period will close on March 3,Continue Reading

Nikon USA Announces “I AM GENERATION IMAGE” Campaign


Nikon has announced the new “I AM Generation Image” campaign, which is the imaging leader’s new platform to amplify the voices of individuals who want to stand out in a world of visual noise. The concept of “Generation Image” was born from a desire to understand people’s relationships with their images. “I AM Generation Image” willContinue Reading

Nikon Launches ‘I Am Different’ Campaign


Nikon has launched the ‘I Am Different‘ campaign which is designed to inspire photographers to explore the world of photography through their own individual perspective. The first phase of the campaign has opened across Europe with a TV commercial featuring Clark Little, the Hawaii-based photographer whose images captured from the middle of breaking waves areContinue Reading

Total Production of NIKKOR Lenses Reached 90 Million


Nikon has announced that total production of Nikkor and 1 Nikkor lenses for interchangeable-lens cameras has surpassed the 90-million mark. In addition, total production of NIKKOR lenses equipped with the Silent Wave Motor (SWM), the autofocus motor developed by Nikon, has reached fifty million. In 1959, Nikon (then Nippon Kogaku K.K.) released the Nikon FContinue Reading

Nikon UK Grows its Ambassador Scheme


Nikon UK today announces its Ambassador scheme has expanded to include two more photographers. Kate Hopewell-Smith followed her passion for photography after a career in marketing and now specialises in lifestyle photography, reflecting her love of capturing images of people. Bob Martin is a multi-award winning sports photographer with a career that spans over 30Continue Reading

Nikon USA Adds Four New Brand Ambassadors


Nikon USA added four new brand ambassadors. The new artists are the Bambi Cantrell, Tamara Lackey, Blair Bunting and Doug Gordon. Nikon Ambassadors are some of the most talented and influential visual artists working in the business today. These gifted, spirited storytellers go above and beyond most, and are admired for their passion, energy and commitment to their craft. Their investment in, and trust,Continue Reading

Total Production of NIKKOR Lenses Reached 85 Million


Nikon has announced that total production of Nikkor and 1 Nikkor lenses for interchangeable-lens cameras has surpassed the 85-million mark. This time it took them almost seven months to produce 5 million lenses. In 1959, Nikon (then Nippon Kogaku K.K.) released the Nikon F as well as the first NIKKOR lenses for Nikon SLR cameras, includingContinue Reading