Nikon V1 and J1 Mirrorless Camera Announcement Imminent?

It has long been rumored that Nikon would introduce it's new mirrorless camera models (rumored to be called the Nikon V1 and J1) on September 21st of this year. A recent report by suggests that these rumors are all but confirmed by a teaser site launched today,


The site, pictured above, features a countdown clock which is counting down till September 21st, 4:00 PM EST. Though the site is owned by New Media Edge, a Bangkok marketing firm that does not list Nikon amongst its clients, is reporting the site as launched by/for Nikon.

Reports also indicate that several Nikon websites have been experiencing recent downtime, possibly suggesting updates regarding the new releases are being put in place.

Though the coming announcement has not been confirmed to be for a Nikon mirrorless camera, rumors and reports that have been circulating for weeks suggest that is the most likely product of Wednesday's coming revelation.

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