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Nikon, Friends of Wildlife Photography ?

Phoenix 17 1.9k England
2 Apr 2013 6:34PM

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puertouk 6 1.1k 17 United Kingdom
2 Apr 2013 7:12PM
Well, if you are into wildlife as I suspect most people are, buy a different brand the next time you change a camera or lens. I´m sure Nikon will get the message.
Jestertheclown 9 7.7k 252 England
2 Apr 2013 7:36PM
I doubt it Stephen.
Nikon is a business, after all.
Producing scopes for rifles must be a pretty small part of Nikon's operation whilst Nikon themselves are, I believe, a small part of a much larger concern (Mitsubishi?).
A very few newcomers who've yet to choose a camera might be swayed perhaps but those of us that already use Nikon gear are hardly likely to bin it all and replace it with another manufacturer's version because of this.
Phoenix 17 1.9k England
2 Apr 2013 8:23PM
Not suggesting anyone should bin their gear and buy another brand, just highlighting the hypocrisy of a company that claims to be “at the heart of nature”.

Though to be fair, if we searched hard enough I'm sure we could all find stories highlighting the hypocrisy of other brands too, it's jiust that this one caught my eye in today's i newspaper
mikehit 8 8.0k 13 United Kingdom
2 Apr 2013 9:39PM
I seem to remember this comign up about this time last year as well.

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