• Inside Canon's Impressively Stocked Olympic Pro Camera Service Facility

    1 month ago - By Peta Pixel

    The 2020 Olympics in Tokyo are well underway and despite changes that had to be made because of the COVID-19 pandemic, Canon - like Nikon - has set up a fully-staffed Olympic camera repair and loan facility that is home to a massive arsenal of cameras and lenses.
    Riki Kakizaki, one of Canon's Global Sports Event Professional Support Department leads, gave PetaPixel a tour of its facility while also answering questions about the steps the company has taken to assure the safety of both photographers and its staff. The back of the facility shown in the photos below is normally off-limits to...
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  • The Nikon Z9 Seen In Action at the Tokyo Olympics

    The Nikon Z9 Seen In Action at the Tokyo Olympics

    1 month ago - By Peta Pixel

    While it is well-known that the Canon EOS R3 is being tested at the Olympics, Nikon has been a bit coyer with the status of its Z9. Over the past day, multiple photos have emerged that show that what is likely a functional prototype is indeed in attendance, however.
    Photolari has published two separate sets of images that show that there is at least one functional model of the Z9 at the Olympics. These recent images grant a first look at what the rear of the camera looks like, something that Nikon has yet to officially provide.
    Images that were posted to Twitter but have since been removed...
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