Buying camera gear, especially for beginners and novices, or when considering “downsizing” one’s gear, can be a daunting task. One of the things that you can do to help make a well thought out decision is to create a camera buying decision matrix. What will be shared in this article is an adaptation of a technique that I have been using for a long time when doing business coaching. Continue reading Creating a Camera Buying Decision Matrix
Nikon recently announced the cancellation of the DL Series of premium compact cameras which attracted a lot of attention. While it likely didn’t garner as much attention there was also an announcement regarding a shift in Nikon strategy. Continue reading Shift in Nikon strategy
It would have been very interesting to be a ‘fly on the wall’ in Nikon’s boardroom as the executive committee discussed their product marketing strategy, including the recent demise of the DL product line. From a strategic marketing perspective the DL cancellation could lead to Nikon 1 enhancement in terms of lens availability. Continue reading DL cancellation could lead to Nikon 1 enhancement
Like most folks, from time to time I like to review my camera gear and its current utilization rate, as well as anticipate my future needs. I recently did such a review which resulted in some changes with my Nikon 1 kit. Continue reading Some changes with my Nikon 1 kit
This article outlines some of the things that many Nikon 1 owners would like to see from Nikon. Since 2017 is the Nikon 100th anniversary it will be interesting to see if any Nikon 1 developments materialize. Continue reading Nikon 1 wishes during 100th Anniversary
For readers who would like to see a new Photography Life article that I wrote which discusses some of the advantages and challenges of using the Nikon 1 J5 compared to the V2, you can click on this link.
In September 2016 it will be 5 years since Nikon launched the Nikon 1 system and it still remains much maligned and misunderstood. Continue reading Nikon 1 maligned and misunderstood
The rumoured Nikon premium compact cameras are now a reality with the release of the DL18-50, DL24-85 and DL24-500 models. The big question for many folks is should Nikon 1 owners dump their gear and move to Nikon DL? Continue reading Should Nikon 1 owners dump their gear and move to Nikon DL?
This is a short follow-up to thank the many readers who took the time to provide their suggestions for new Nikon 1 lenses. Continue reading A Thank You to readers for their Nikon 1 lens suggestions
One of our regular readers, William Jones, suggested the idea for this short article. Basically it is to ask Nikon 1 owners to give us suggestions on what new Nikon 1 lens(es) should be developed for the Nikon 1 system. Continue reading Suggestions for new Nikon 1 lenses