D4 | Nikon
Usain Bolt's grabbing all the headlines today following another dominant performance at the London 2012 Olympics, this time in defense of his 200m sprint title. In amongst the pictures accompanying coverage of his feat, however, you might find a few taken by the "living legend" himself.
Sony has announced a new high-speed XQD memory card series. Aimed at sports photographers, the S series cards offer sustained read and write speeds of 168MB/s, considerably faster than the first generation of XQD cards.
Nikon has released firmware updates for its D4, D800, and D800E DSLRs that address freezing issues with the cameras in addition to other smaller bugs.
Nikon has just told Photo District News that "a small number of D4 / D800 users" have reported their cameras locking up and freezing; the company also said it's working on a "permanent solution."
Nikon's forthcoming D4, D800, and D800E cameras have seen a price rise of 10 percent in the UK following a "local internal systems error."
The manual for Nikon's D4 has been made available to view online five days before the camera's ship date. There are reports that the D4 is bundled with a 16GB XQD card from Sony.
This preview is about what the Nikon D4 is like to shoot with and what kind of results it produces, so read on to see what you'll be getting if you're one of the lucky photographers to purchase the top of the line camera in the coming weeks.
Nikon's D4 was originally slated to launch in February, but now the company has confirmed to us that it will be launching mid-March, alongside the D800.
Nikon prototype D4 and D800 allegedly snatched in Ireland, along with $100,000+ of photography equipment
Nikon's prototype D4 and D800 were allegedly stolen in Ireland this week, along with a vanload of photography equipment.
In an interview with Amateur Photographer, Nikon's marketing GM Nobuaki Sasagaki mentioned that the company's most newest DSLRs wouldn't be the only ones released in 2012, though he wasn't more specific about timing.
Nikon D800 full-frame DSLR official: 36.3 megapixels, video-friendly features for $2,999.95 in March
After months of rumors, Nikon formally announced the D800, a new full-frame DSLR designed for video professionals and shooters.
A rep at Nikon's booth just waked us through one of the D4's most intriguing features. Once the D4 is hooked up to a network via Wi-Fi or its ethernet port, you can pull a network IP address off the screen and use that to connect to the camera with your computer.
The Nikon D4 is the Japanese company's February 2012 refresh to the very top end of its camera range. It offers a full-frame 16.2-megapixel sensor, a 51-point AF system that's dramatically faster than the D3s, and an even wider ISO range.
- Nikon D4 mechanics captured at 1,000 frames per stunning second Apr 5, 2012, 1:58am EDT
- Nikon D4 and D800 prices rise 10 percent in the UK after computer mix-up Mar 26, 2012, 8:19am EDT
- Nikon D4 manual available to download, camera may come bundled with 16GB XQD card Mar 15, 2012, 5:26am EDT
- Nikon D4 and D800 out on March 20th, up for preorder on Amazon Mar 8, 2012, 9:27pm EST
We're still not completely sure what Nikon's D4 will look like, but we can tell you its specs: it seems a wire report has been inadvertently published confirming that the hotly-anticipated DSLR will arrive in February, bringing a full-frame 16.2 megapixel sensor with a 100-102,400 native ISO range for $6,000.
The often-reliable Nikon Rumors has posted a photo of a Nikon camera that could be the D4, though the grey box covering up the camera's name badge sets off a few alarms.
Canon's introduction of the 1D X had to prompt a response from Nikon, and now we're hearing the first rumored spec sheet for what that might look like. Nikon's D4, the subject of whispers and speculation for most of this year, will reportedly feature a 16.2-megapixel sensor, an 11fps burst mode, and a native ISO range of between 100 and 102,400.