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Documentary filmmakers call on camera companies to offer encryption

Some 150 filmmakers and photojournalists have signed an open letter from the Freedom of the Press Foundation to camera companies, expressing their reasons for wanting to protect sensitive images and videos with encryption.
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Nine in ten believe videos are better in 360, new Nikon survey shows

Videos are better in 360 -- or at least that's what most American consumers believe. A recent survey showed 90 percent say current content could be better in 360, particularly for sports and entertainment broadcasts.
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Going mirrorless easier with the Fotodiox Fusion Nikon to Sony lens adapter

A first of its kind, Fotodiox's new Fusion adapter offers full electronic control over aperture and autofocus for Nikon lenses mounted on Sony E-mount cameras. The $370 adapter could be a game-changer for photographers.
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Fall foliage fantasy: Michigan named top spot for shooting autumn colors

Fall colors and cameras go together like peanut butter and jelly and the best state for fall color is Michigan, according to social media and Nikon. On Friday, Nikon announced the Great Lakes state garnered the most entries in a contest.
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Oldest known Nikon fetches over $400K at WestLicht auction, breaking records

The oldest known surviving Nikon camera fetched more than $400,000 at auction. The annual Leica WestLicht auction also sold historic gear used by Herbert List and two iconic World War II images.
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Nikon to focus on high-end cameras as low profits prompt restructuring

Today, Nikon released a statement with plans for a companywide restructure, including reassigning over 1500 employees. So what does the financial struggles for the imaging giant mean for photographers?
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Eyeing a Nikon D500? Now there’s a kit option for sports, wildlife photographers

The Nikon D500 just got even more enticing for wildlife and sports photographers. Today, the camera giant announced a new kit option that essentially offers a free $450 battery grip over buying each product at list price.
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Here's how Nikon makes the glass inside your camera lens

The smallest imperfections can make a significant difference in image quality -- which is why Nikon glass is inspected multiple times at each stage pf the development process.
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These 10 extreme microphotographs offer an artistic look at a small world

The photography competition that features details too tiny to see with the naked eye has announced its 2016 winners, which feature a stunning collection of microphotography shots, from the scientific to the artistic.
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Nikon’s new PC 19mm is its widest angle lens while the 70-200mm is rugged

Nikon announced a pair of new full-frame FX lenses for its F-mount-based DSLRs. The new PC 19mm is a tilt-shift lens designed to give creative focus, while an updated 70-200mm is a weather-sealed telephoto.
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Modified camera creates clear pictures of the sky thanks to cooling mechanism

Long exposures heat up a sensor and introduce more noise -- this modified Nikon D5500 designed for shooting the night sky solves the issue with a cooling back. That modification comes at a pretty hefty price tag, however.
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Nikon gets into action cam market with the KeyMission series

Nikon is entering the action cam market with the new KeyMission series. The lineup includes an already unveiled 360-degree camera, but is adding two additional models – a standard action cam and a wearable body cam.