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Shoot like a pro - what camera do you need?

Shoot like a pro - what camera do you need?

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So you want to be a professional photographer or maybe you think you already are. Now that you've got the idea you need the kit to go with it, so the first thing that you need know without reading much further is that it ain't going to come cheap. While... >>

Nikon chief hints at "new concept" SLR camera

Nikon chief hints at "new concept" SLR camera

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Nikon president Makoto Kimura has told Bloomberg that the Japanese camera giant is planning on releasing a "new concept" camera within the current financial year. The camera is set to include a mirrorless structure that, if true, will rival the Micro... >>

Photographers' Diaries - How to shoot World Cup football

Photographers' Diaries - How to shoot World Cup football

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Anyone that's ever been to a football game can't fail to have noticed the bright bibbed men wandering back and forth along the touchline with loaded rucksacks slung over their shoulders and telescopic grey lenses strapped to the huge camera bodies in... >>

Nikon D4 DSLR turns up, but is it the real deal?

Nikon D4 DSLR turns up, but is it the real deal?

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We are putting this one in the "probably fake" pot, however they look so well done that we have to err on the side of "possibly not" and therefore are keen to see what you think. Nikon Rumours has just posted three rather good pictures of the yet-to-be-announced... >>

Canon, Olympus, and Nikon unveil App-e-ture: the app store for your digital camera

Canon, Olympus, and Nikon unveil App-e-ture: the app store for your digital camera

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Canon, Olympus, and Nikon have announced a new partnership (CON) to create an app store for digital cameras, that will allow you to download a range of applications for your digital camera, while at the same time inviting Samsung and Panasonic to join... >>

Nikon Coolpix S8000 camera
4.0 stars

Nikon Coolpix S8000 camera

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It used to be that if you wanted a non-interchangeable lens camera with a big zoom, it was the size of a brick. Not any more. Nikon's Coolpix S8000 offering marries a 10x optical zoom to a 14.2-megapixel resolution (from a 14.5MP 1/2.3-type CCD) within... >>

Nikon Coolpix P100 camera
4.5 stars

Nikon Coolpix P100 camera

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The Coolpix P100 is the first Nikon bridge camera with Full HD 1080p resolution movie capture with stereo sound, it also has a remarkable 26x Nikon ED VR zoom lens. That and a CMOS sensor packing 10.3 megapixels makes it a formidable looking bridge-style... >>

Nikon Coolpix S640 compact camera
4.0 stars

Nikon Coolpix S640 compact camera

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The Coolpix S640 provides a simple to use, high-resolution snapper for the masses with focusing and start-up performance as claimed benefits, among other cool features. It is a slim, stylish-looking compact digital camera from Nikon that has a high-resolution... >>

Nikon Coolpix S570 compact camera
3.5 stars

Nikon Coolpix S570 compact camera

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The Coolpix S570 arrived alongside the S640 and provides a simple to use, high-resolution snapper for the masses, but with some problems and some neat automated tricks up its sleeve. Costing a quid shy of £200, the S570 looks very nice (I had the silver... >>

Nikon launches touchscreen S4000, 26x zoom P100

Nikon launches touchscreen S4000, 26x zoom P100

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As well as the S8000 and the S3000, Nikon has announced the introduction of new models into its Coolpix compact range with the S4000, P100, L110, L21 and L22 claiming "something for everyone". The P100 "bridge camera" boasts a wide angle 26x zoom NIKKOR... >>

Nikon D3s DSLR camera
4.5 stars

Nikon D3s DSLR camera

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Nikon’s new flagship DSLR, the D3s, builds on the groundbreaking D3, which revolutionised the high-speed professional DSLR market on its introduction in August 2007. The D3s has an all-new FX format full-frame sensor and enhanced specification, rugged... >>

NASA orders 11 Nikon D3S DSLRs

NASA orders 11 Nikon D3S DSLRs

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Nikon has revealed that NASA has placed an order for 11 D3S digital SLR cameras to be used for photographic documentation - in space.   The D3S DSLRs and AF-S NIKKOR 14-24mm f/2.8G ED lenses ordered by NASA will be carried on the Space Shuttle and used... >>

Nikon updates Capture NX2 and Camera Control Pro 2

Nikon updates Capture NX2 and Camera Control Pro 2

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Nikon has issued software updates for two bits of software - Capture NX2 and Camera Control Pro 2. The former is a photo editor that lets you make adjustments to hue, saturation and brightness, and the latter, as the name suggests, lets you control your... >>

Nikon Coolpix S1000pj digital camera
4.0 stars

Nikon Coolpix S1000pj digital camera

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It is probably safe to start this review by saying that the Nikon Coolpix S1000pj is the one with the projector. A bold move by Nikon, perhaps, launching a device that mashes together the trend for pico projectors with a regular 12-megapixel camera. If... >>

Nikon D3S

Nikon D3S

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Nikon has announced the "S" upgrade to their popular D3 model, in what they are calling "the most significant S update" they've made.The Nikon D3S features a redesigned 12.1-megapixel (effective) full frame FX CMOS sensor, with a new Dust Reduction System... >>

Nikon D3S brings video and ISO 102,400

Nikon D3S brings video and ISO 102,400

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Nikon has announced the "S" update of the D3 pro model, following its trend of tweaking existing models. Adding to the D3's already impressive spec sheet is a new FX CMOS sensor. Although it maintains the 12.1-megapixel resolution of the original D3,... >>

Nikon D3S breaks cover

Nikon D3S breaks cover

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The British Journal of Photography has spilled the beans on Nikon's latest camera expected to be launched on Wednesday."Last week I travelled to St Andrews for the pre-launch of the Nikon D3s, a camera that can see what the eye cannot, by virtue of its... >>

Nikon S1000pj gets torn apart

Nikon S1000pj gets torn apart

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Wondered what the insides of a digital camera with a projector built in looked like? Thought you did, and so did the chaps over at iFixit who this time have taken apart a Nikon S1000pj for all to see. What have we learnt from the experience? Not much... >>

SanDisk Extreme Pro CF launches

SanDisk Extreme Pro CF launches

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SanDisk has launched its latest professional grade CompactFlash card, the Extreme Pro. The new cards are pitched at pro photographers, offering read and write speeds up to 90MB/s, with cards coming in from 16, 32 and 64GB capacities SanDisk claims the... >>

Nikon D300s DSLR camera
4.5 stars

Nikon D300s DSLR camera

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The D300s updates the D300 with some major and not so major features. Obvious among them is the addition of a 720p movie-shooting mode with contrast detection AF while shooting in Tripod movie mode. Hand-held movie shooting the focusing is fixed or you... >>

Nikon drops price of D5000 digicam

Nikon drops price of D5000 digicam

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Nikon has thrown a bone to the cash-strapped amongst you, chopping the price of its D5000 DSLR by £100, or even more if you buy it with a lens kit. Antonio Guillen, Nikon's Consumer Digital SLR Product Manager, told Pocket-lint: "The introduction of... >>