It seems that finally we will soon see Nikon full frame mirrorless cameras. According to NR, Nikon is likely to announce two new Nikon full frame mirrorless cameras at the end of this month, and shipping at the end of August.
Nikon has filed a new trademark called “NOCT” in Europe for cameras and lenses, my guess this trademark “NOCT” is for upcoming Nikon full frame mirrorless lenses.
On Friday, May 18, 2018, an european community trademark registration was filed for Noct by Kabushiki Kaisha Nikon trading as Nikon Corporatio 2-15-3, Konan, Minato-Ku, Tokyo JP . The OHIM has given the trademark application number of017902239. The current status of this trademark filing is Application under examination. The correspondent listed for Noct isMAUCHER JENKINS of 26 Caxton Street, London, GB SW1H 0RJ . The Noct trademark is filed in the category of Computer & Software Products & Electrical & Scientific Products .
According to recently rumors on NR, the upcoming Nikon full frame mirrorless camera will be shipping about one month after Photokina 2018 (in October). While the official announcement will be before Photokina, this is same as rumored before.
During this CP+ Show in Japan, dpreview had a chance to interview with Kenji Tanaka, Sony Senior General Manager of the Digital Imaging Business Group. According to Sony Executive Kenji Tanaka, he predicts that both Nikon and Canon will go full frame mirrorless cameras before CP+ Show 2019. Below is what Kenji Tanaka said: Read More »
Around CP+ Show in Japan in early March, Nikon may announced their new mirrorless cameras (Both DX and full frame). And now according to Sigma China’s weibo, Sigma may announce a lot of lenses within one month.
Nikon has filed several new lens patents for both 24mm f/1.8 full frame mirrorless lens and 24mm f/1.8 APS-C mirrorless lens in Japan. As rumored before, Nikon will announce new mirrorless cameras in late 2017 to early 2018.