Today Nikon announced that 3 new lenses are in development for the Nikon 1 series of compact system cameras.These were:
- Nikon 1 Nikkor 10-100mm f/4-5.6
- 32mm f/1.2
- 6.7-13mm f/3.5-5.6
Full specs havent been released yet but have a read of the press release below for more details.
Full Press Release
London, UK, 24th October 2012 Nikon today announced the development of three new 1 NIKKOR lenses to further expand the line-up of options for the Nikon 1 compact system cameras.
Jordi Brinkman, Product Manager, Nikon 1 Compact System Cameras, Nikon Europe says: “The Nikon 1 is now the biggest selling system in its category in Europe*4 and the compact nature of the 1 NIKKOR lenses is a key part of the Nikon 1 advantage – portability, power, speed and quality. The development of these three new lenses will be strongly welcomed within the Nikon 1 community.”
The current 1 NIKKOR line-up consists of the 1 NIKKOR VR 10-30mm f/3.5-5.6 zoom lens released last year; the 1 NIKKOR VR 30-110mm f/3.8-5.6 compact telephoto zoom lens; the 1 NIKKOR 10mm f/2.8 slim wide-angle fixed focal length lens; the 1 NIKKOR VR 10-100mm f/4.5-5.6 PD-ZOOM lens equipped with a power drive mechanism and recommended for movie recording; the 1 NIKKOR 11-27.5mm f/3.5-5.6 2.5x normal zoom lens; and the 1 NIKKOR 18.5mm f/1.8 fixed focal length lens with fast maximum aperture. The addition of the three new lenses will bring the total lineup to nine.
Nikon will continue to develop lenses that make the most of the capabilities and performance offered by the Nikon 1 system.
An on-sale date, suggested retail price and further specifications will be announced by Nikon Corporation at a later date.