Nikon have added to the range of items for their Nikon 1 camera system with the introduction of the Digiscoping bracket and adapter Here are the details:

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NIKON EXTENDS NIKON 1 RANGE WITH DIGISCOPING BRACKET AND ADAPTER

RRP:
DSA-N1 £219.99 / €265
DSB-N1 £169.99 / €204

Sales start date:
December

London, UK, 23 November 2012 Nikon UK is pleased to announce the DSA-N1 digiscoping adapter and DSB-N1 digiscoping bracket, specifically designed to attach to Nikon 1 cameras with interchangeable lenses.

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Popular among birdwatchers, digiscoping is a form of super-telephoto shooting using a fieldscope attached to a camera. Having been created exclusively for the popular Nikon 1 system; the digiscoping adapter DSA-N1 and bracket DSB-N1, making digiscoping simple, easy and enjoyable.

Key features:
Digiscoping Adapter DSA-N1
Can be used together with the Nikon Fieldscope, an eyepiece and a Nikon 1 body
Can be attached directly to the Nikon 1 mount
Since an optical axis adjustment is not required, it can be easily attached to Nikon Fieldscopes
Auto or Manual exposure mode and centre-weighted metering are available*
Easy to carry compact size

Can be attached to various eyepieces, and is capable of super-telephoto shooting at various focus range settings

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Key features:
Digiscoping Adapter DSB-N1
This digiscoping bracket connects the Nikon 1 with 1 NIKKOR lenses and Nikon Fieldscopes with an eyepiece, enabling super-telephoto shooting
The cable release socket is attached to the Bracket. The supplied cable release (approx.. 50cm) is useful for preventing camera shake when shooting
Use the supplied light-shielding rubber sheet to prevent external light from entering

*Incompatible with Smart Photo Selector mode and Motion Snapshot mode
*Incompatible with Scene Auto Selector in Still Image mode of Nikon 1 J1 and V1
*Incompatible with Auto Photo mode and Creative mode options except P/S/A/M exposure mode of Nikon 1 J2

End. (23/11/12).