The Nikon D5000 won Best DSLR of the Year

  The Nikon D5000 picked up Best DSLR of the Year at the MacWorld Awards on Thursday night, fighting off competition from the likes of the Canon EOS 500D, the Pentax K-x, Olympus EP2 and Panasonic LUMIX DMC – GH1.     About The Macworld Awards 2010 This year’s awards were held on 24 June […]

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Celebrate Grays of Westminster’s 25th Anniversary by taking part in a Special Prize-Draw

  As part of the celebration of Grays of Westminster’s 25th Anniversary this year, we are delighted to let you know that if you are a current subscriber to Nikon Owner as well as a customer of Grays of Westminster, your name will be entered into a special silver anniversary prize-draw to win a 45mm […]

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Early Nikkor Lens Designations

We are often asked what the letter following the word “Nikkor” on early pre-Ai lenses means. Each Nikkor lens has certain markings indicating the optical design. These letters were codes indicating the number of elements in each lens. The letters are derived from Latin and Greek words denoting numbers: U = Uns = 1 element […]

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Scott Andrews unique Time-Lapse Space Shuttle: The Time-Lapse Movie

A team of photographers captures Discovery’s long journey to the launch pad.   Those of you who attended our Nikon Owner Christmas Dinner at the IoD will recall Scott Andrews captivating talk about shoot a Shuttle Launch. Scott has just sent me the following. In this unique time-lapse video created from thousands of individual frames, […]

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Nikon Announces Cool Cashback Offer on Coolpix S8000

Nikon UK is pleased to announce a new cashback promotion that entitles customers to claim £30 on the COOLPIX S8000 compact digital camera, which started on 27th May 2010.   Nikon Coolpix S8000 Until 30th June 2010 (inclusive) customers will be able to claim £30 on purchases of the COOLPIX S8000; Nikon’s flagship ‘Style’ series […]

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