Nikon Announces Digiscoping Accessories for 1 System Cameras
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Nikon has announced two digiscoping accessories for the Nikon 1 System. Popular among birdwatchers, digiscoping is a form of super-telephoto shooting using a Fieldscope attached to an SLR camera, CSC or compact digital camera. The Digiscoping Adapter DSA-N1 (£219.99/€265.00) and Digiscoping Bracket DSB-N1 ( £169.99/€204.00) have been created exclusively for Nikon 1 System cameras, allowing them to operate in A and M modes. The Nikon Digiscoping Bracket DSB-N1 additionally includes a cable release to prevent camera shake when shooting. Note that Nikon 1 J1 and V1 users may need to update their cameras’ firmware to use the DSA-N1-
Nikon Press Release
Nikon Introduces the Digiscoping Adapter DSA-N1 and Digiscoping Bracket DSB-N1 for exclusive use with Nikon 1 Advanced Cameras with Interchangeable Lenses
November 22, 2012
Nikon Vision Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of Nikon Corporation, is pleased to announce the release of the Digiscoping Adapter DSA-N1 and Digiscoping Bracket DSB-N1, both of which can be attached to a Fieldscope in order to connect it with one of the Nikon 1 cameras.
Popular among birdwatchers, Digiscoping is a form of super-telephoto shooting using a Fieldscope attached to a D-SLR camera or compact digital camera. The Digiscoping Adapter DSA-N1 and Digiscoping Bracket DSB-N1 have been created exclusively for Nikon 1 cameras, making Digiscoping simple, easy and enjoyable.
Key Features of Digiscoping Adapter DSA-N1
Adapter for digiscoping which connects a Nikon 1 body to a Nikon Fieldscope with an eyepiece, enabling super-telephoto shooting
Attaches directly to the Nikon 1 mount
Attaches to a Nikon Fieldscope easily, since optical axis adjustment is not required.
Allows use of the camera’s A: Aperture-priority auto and M: Manual exposure modes
Easy-to-carry compact size
Compatible with various eyepieces, and capable of super-telephoto shooting at various focus range settings
Key features of Digiscoping Bracket DSB-N1
Bracket for digiscoping which connects a Nikon 1 camera with a 1 NIKKOR lens and Nikon Fieldscope with an eyepiece, enabling super-telephoto shooting
Includes a cable release (approx. 50cm) to prevent camera shake when shooting; the cable release socket is attached to the Bracket
Includes a light-shielding rubber sheet to prevent external light from entering