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Nikon Reviews:
Nikon 1 AW1 Review at ePHOTOzine – World’s first waterproof, mirrorless, interchangeable lens camera.
Nikon Coolpix L620 Review here – 14x optical zoom lens compact.
Nikon Coolpix P7800 Review here – serious compact camera with bright 7.1x optical zoom lens and electronic viewfinder.
Nikon Coolpix S02 Review here – ultra compact with full hd video recording.
Nikon Coolpix S6600 Review here – compact with 12x optical zoom lens, and a tilting vari-angle screen.

Nikon Announcements:
Nikon has announced the new Nikon D5300 Digital SLR, with 24 megapixels, Wi-Fi, GPS, 3.2inch vari-angle screen, 5fps continuous shooting, full HD video recording. Details here. Nikon has also announced a new Nikkor 58mm f/1.4 premium lens.

Pentax K-5 II Black FrontPentax has just announced a range of new products, including two Digital SLRs, one mirrorless camera, several lenses as well as a new adapter, here are the details:

Pentax K5 II – improved AF update to the 16.2mp K-5
Pentax K5 IIs – same as above, but without the anti-aliasing filter for higher image quality
Pentax 18-270mm Zoom Lens – K Mount (for above)
Pentax 560mm Super Telephoto lens – K Mount (for above)
Pentax Q10 – small 12.4mp mirrorless camera with tiny sensor (compact camera sensor)
Pentax Q06 – 15-45mm / 83-249mm equivalent lens for above
Pentax Adapter Q for K – Mount K-Mount lenses on the Pentax Q
Pentax 90mm Portrait Lens – for Pentax 645D

Panasonic Lumix GF3 Colours
Panasonic has announced the new Panasonic Lumix GF3, a new compact micro four thirds camera, with 12 megapixel Live MOS sensor, 3 inch touch screen, built in pop up flash, 4fps shooting, full HD video (at 25fps), aluminium chassis, ISO160-6400, scroll wheel, and customisable quick menu / function button. The camera will be available in pink, white, black, red, and brown (depending on location) from mid July priced at £499 with kit lens (14-42mm).

More information: GF3 Press Release, and New Leica DG Summilux 25mm f/1.4 Micro Four Thirds Lens

Panasonic Lumix GF3 Black

If you’ve ever been looking to expand your Nikon / Nikkor lens collection, then why not have a look at these Nikon lens reviews, VR = Vibration Reduction (Optical), DX = designed for APS-C Sensor camera (not full frame):

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Wide
Nikon 12-24mm AF-S Nikkor f/4G DX Lens Review
Nikon 14-24mm AF-S Nikkor f/2.8G Lens Review
Nikon 16-35mm AF-S Nikkor f/4G VR Lens Review

Prime
Nikon 24mm AF-S Nikkor f/1.4G Lens Review
Nikon 35mm AF-S Nikkor f/1.8G DX Lens Review
Nikon 50mm AF-S Nikkor f/1.4G Lens Review
Nikon 50mm AF-S Nikkor f/1.8G Lens Review
Nikon 85mm AF-S Nikkor f/1.4G Lens Review
Nikon 105mm AF-S Nikkor f/2.8G (Macro) VR Lens Review
Nikon 200mm AF-S Nikkor f/2G VR II Lens Review
Nikon 200mm Nikkor f/4 (Macro) Lens Review
Nikon 300mm AF-S Nikkor f/2.8 VR Lens Review
Nikon 500mm AF-S Nikkor f/4 II Lens Review

Wide – Telephoto / Zoom
Nikon 17-55mm Nikkor f/2.8G DX Lens Review
Nikon 18-55mm AF-S Nikkor f/3.5G II DX Lens Review
Nikon 18-105mm AF-S Nikkor f/3.5G VR DX Lens Review
Nikon 24-70mm AF-S Nikkor f/2.8G Lens Review
Nikon 24-120mm Nikkor f/4G VR Lens Review

Long Telephoto / Zoom
Nikon 18-200mm AF-S Nikkor f/3.5 VR DX Lens Review
Nikon 55-200mm AF-S Nikkor f/4.5 VR DX Lens Review
Nikon 55-200mm AF-S Nikkor f/4.5 DX Lens Review
Nikon 28-300mm AF-S Nikkor f/3.5 VR Lens Review
Nikon 55-300mm AF-S Nikkor f/4.5 VR DX Lens Review
Nikon 70-200mm AF-S Nikkor f/2.8G VR II Lens Review
Nikon 70-200mm AF-S Nikkor f/2.8G VR I Lens Review
Nikon 70-300mm AF-S Nikkor f/4.5G VR Lens Review
Nikon 80-400mm AF Nikkor f/4.5 VR Lens Review
Nikon 80-400mm AF Nikkor f/4.5 Lens Review
Nikon 200-400mm AF-S Nikkor f/4G VR II Lens Review
Nikon 200-400mm AF-S Nikkor f/4G VR I Lens Review

Tilt / Shift
Nikon 24mm Nikkor f/3.5 PC-E Tilt Lens Review
Nikon 45mm Nikkor f/2.8 PC-E (Macro) Tilt Lens Review

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Japan Exposures are selling the limited edition MS Optical Super Triplet Perar 3.5/35 Lens – a newly developed, limited edition (200) rangefinder lens in Leica M mount – it uses just 3 lens elements – sample photos can be viewed using the link below, taken with the Leica M8 – and it is available for ¥49,900 / £384.74 / $592.66 US. The lens is collapsible, as shown above, and is very small! via Japan Exposures Blog