Nikon Z series wins four gongs at prestigious EISA awards
No less than four Nikon products have won silverware at the EISA Awards 2021-2022. The Nikon Z 6II mirrorless camera received the “Advanced Camera” award, and the Nikon Z 5 won the “Best Buy Camera”, and for new lenses, the NIKKOR Z MC 50mm f / 2.8 a won Best Macro Lens, while the NIKKOR Z 70-200mm f / 2.8 VR S tops the Professional Telephoto Zoom category.
One of Nikon’s most advanced mirrorless models, the Z 6II has been praised for its impressive autofocus system and image processing capabilities, making it a top choice for accomplished photographers. . Meanwhile, the Z 5’s full-frame sensor, electronic viewfinder, and high ISO sensitivity have contributed to its recognition as the best full-frame camera on the market. In lens categories, the NIKKOR Z MC 50mm f / 2.8 and the NIKKOR Z 70-200mm f / 2.8 VR S were recognized for their optical excellence and premium design.
The awards won show that Nikon’s Z line of mirrorless cameras and lenses continues to grow. Here’s what the EISA judges have to say about the winning Nikon products.
Nikon Z 6II “Advanced Camera” Award 2021-2022
“The Nikon Z 6II is a versatile camera with a 24.5 megapixel full-frame BSI CMOS sensor that can record videos up to 4K Ultra HD at 60 fps. Its new autofocus system generation can operate at brightness levels as low as -4.5 EV, while dual EXPEED 6 processing engines provide faster image processing and greater buffer capacity for continuous shooting compared to its predecessor. The Z 6II also benefits from two card slots, one for CFexpress / XQD and one for standard SD. It can be powered through its USB-C interface and is fully compatible with a vertical battery grip. one of the most advanced cameras available for avid photographers. “
Best Buy Camera Award for the Nikon Z 5 2021-2022
“The Nikon Z 5 is a compact and light camera equipped with a full frame sensor of 24.3 million pixels mounted on a mechanical stabilization system. It is very pleasant to use thanks to a large grip, a joystick for quick options, a touchscreen and an accurate 3.6 million-dot electronic viewfinder. With a maximum sensitivity of ISO 51,200, the Nikon Z 5 can keep shooting in difficult light conditions. 273-point autofocus is very efficient and will automatically identify human eyes and faces, as well as those of some pets. The camera can also shoot 4K videos, although with a crop of 1, 7x. Overall the most economical full frame camera on the market. “
NIKKOR Z MC 50mm f / 2.8 “Macro lens” price 2021-2022
This affordable, compact and lightweight standard macro lens for Nikon Z cameras delivers 1: 1 reproduction at its minimum focusing distance of 16cm. The optical design uses aspherical and extra-low dispersion glass elements to Minimize chromatic aberration A fluorine coating protects the front lens element, and the barrel is sealed against dust, dirt and moisture, allowing it to be used in harsh conditions. features a silent control ring with which you can adjust the aperture or ISO sensitivity. When used with a DX-Z series camera in Z format, the lens has an angle of view equivalent to 75mm, which makes it an excellent choice for macro and portrait photography. “
Price NIKKOR Z 70-200mm f / 2.8 VR S “Professional telephoto zoom” 2021-2022
“As you would expect from a lens designed for high-end professional use, this fast telephoto zoom is as advanced as it gets. Optically, it looks great, combining high levels of sharpness with effective aberration removal. durable construction, fast, quiet and precise autofocus, and efficient optical stabilization. A customizable control ring, two programmable buttons and a top display panel provide an unmatched level of control. The result is a fantastic lens, ideal for a wide variety of uses, from wildlife and sports to portrait and wedding photography. ”
About EISA Awards
Each year, the EISA Awards celebrate new products that combine the most advanced technology and desirable features with cutting-edge performance. The awards range from the most affordable and high-value products to the most ambitious expressions of modern consumer electronics. The ever-evolving award categories reflect the evolution of product design and connectivity, but each EISA award winner remains the best in their class. See the EISA website for more information.