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Legends of the lens: The best iconic Nikon photos

<b>With 100 years of Nikon fast approaching, we've taken the opportunity to look back at some of the astounding work that has been captured on the</b> …

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Nikon 100th Anniversary: 12 iconic cameras that defined the brand

<b>With Nikon's 100th anniversary just around the corner, we're rounding up 12 of the most important and influential Nikon cameras to grace our hands</b><p>One …

Nikon D7500 real life review

<i>Klaus Tan (Facebook | Instagram | Flickr) shares his quick review of the Nikon D7500 DSLR camera ($1,246.95)</i>:Nikon Singapore recently invited me to …

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The Most Desired Future Nikon Lenses

One topic that many of us Nikon shooters often discuss between each other in local groups, online forums and various photography clubs, is lenses …

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Nikon reveals a trio of new lenses, including a fisheye zoom

Nikon is set to expand its Nikkor lens lineup further this June, unveiling a trio of new wide-angle models: the <b>AF-P DX Nikkor 10–20mm f/4.5-5.6 VR</b>, …

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Nikon Introduces Monarch HG Binoculars

Nikon—celebrating a century in the optical business—introduces what it calls the most advanced, highly engineered Monarch binocular yet, the Monarch …

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Nikon releases COOLPIX W300

Nikon Corp has released the COOLPIX W300 compact digital camera. The W300 is waterproof to 30 meters, can withstand the shock of falls from as high …

Testing Nikon’s New 28mm f/1.4 Lens in Morocco

Last year, I was fortunate enough to earn a Nikon ambassador badge. I took this as a recognition of my work from a the institution I admire for …

Nikon offers cheap ultrawide-angle lens for entry dSLRs

Nikon delivers a trio of new lenses aimed at very different types of photographers, from the budget-focused consumer to the quality-focused pro.<p>The AF-P DX Nikkor 10-20mm f4.5-5.6G VR's focal range overlaps somewhat with the typical 18-55mm kit lens, but if you've got one of the four-digit dSLR …

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Dear Mr. Trump, About Those U.S. IPhones - Bloomberg Gadfly

Dear Mr. Trump,<p>You don't know me but I'm Terry Gou, the man who makes your iPhone.<p>Let me start by congratulating you on the election. Your victory …

Taiwan is a country with history and people. It’s not just a diplomatic nuisance.

In third grade, I received a school assignment to interview a family member. I chose my mother, who had immigrated to the United States after marrying my white American father. We began with a simple question.<p>“Where were you born?”<p>“Taiwan,” my mother answered.<p>No, I argued. I had seen it with my own …

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The Hysterical Overreaction to Trump's Taiwan Call

Did Donald Trump just set the stage for World War III?<p>It's probably too early to know for sure, but judging from the hysteria currently sweeping …

Vincent Callebaut Architectures' Double Helix Eco-Tower Takes Shape in Taiwan

Vincent Callebaut Architectures has released in-progress images of their Tao Zhu Yin Yuan sustainable tower, under construction in the Xinjin …

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HKFP Interview: Youngspiration's Yau Wai-ching on gender issues & sexism

It’s time for Japan and Taiwan to deepen security cooperation

Taiwan’s Tsai Ing-wen government made a dramatic gesture toward Japan earlier in 2016 by referring the state’s dispute over Okinotori to the United …

Taiwan protests China's partial ban on media coverage of Hung-Xi meet | Cross-Strait Affairs | FOCUS TAIWAN - CNA ENGLISH NEWS

Taipei, Oct. 31 (CNA) Taiwan expressed regret on Monday over China's decision to bar some Taiwanese journalists from covering a meeting between Hung …

Taiwan #1: List of the best things about Taiwan

<i>My photo of Hualien Port, August 2011</i><p>The longer I live in Taiwan, and the deeper I get integrated in the society here, the more nuanced and critical …

Retired PLA general calls on mainland China forces to practise retaking of Taiwan

A retired PLA general has called on mainland forces to begin practising to retake Taiwan, comments Taiwanese analysts said were meant to put more …

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Dear Filipino friends! We in #Taiwan know this handshake, it means nothing. If you vote "wrong", he will be your enemy again. With all its flaws and …

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This is an interesting set of data about our neighbor the #Philippines, who's president #Duterte is increasingly leaning towards #China. Do you think …

Taipei 101, Taiwan's landmark skyscraper

I love skyscrapers! I've always been fascinated with high-rise buildings and when I got the chance to see the Petronas Twin Towers in Kuala Lumpur …

Working for a Taiwanese IT company

<i>A product showcase during Computex, Taiwan IT's most important expo of the year.</i><p>My first job in Taiwan was quite an experience, something that opened …

China turns off tourism tap in Taiwan

<b>Taipei:</b> When Chinese tourists come to Taiwan, they don't go out at night.<p>They stay in their hotel rooms so they can watch the talk shows, and marvel …

20% of young adults in Taiwan have had sex with strangers: survey | Society | FOCUS TAIWAN - CNA ENGLISH NEWS

Taipei, Oct. 14 (CNA) Approximately 20 percent of young adults in Taiwan have had sex with strangers or people they do not remember, exposing …

Tropical Storm Haima forecast to affect Taiwan late next week | Society | FOCUS TAIWAN - CNA ENGLISH NEWS

Taipei, Oct. 15 (CNA) A tropical depression located east of Guam on Saturday strengthened into a tropical storm, named Haima, and is expected to …

Tiny Taiwanese outlying island says no to casinos in referendum vote

PENGHU COUNTY, Taiwan (Reuters) - Taiwanese residents in Penghu on Saturday shut the door to casino development in a referendum that proponents had said would bring jobs to the isolated, tiny, offshore archipelago.<p>The referendum to allow gaming, open only to residents of the outlying county just …

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Glavin: Canada's disgraceful silence on Taiwan

TAIPEI – The backwash from the last of three wicked typhoons wasn’t enough to dampen the mood during Taiwan’s National Day celebrations this week, …

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