Live report of Nikon 1 system launch in New York. attended the unveiling of Nikon’s new mirrorless camera system, which included the launch of the J1 and V1 cameras. We had the opportunity to handle the cameras and their associated accessories. Here are our images from the event, including mockups of possible future lenses.

Images from the launch of the Nikon 1 system

Nikon J1 in hand
Nikon V1 with 1 NIKKOR VR 10-100mm f/4.5-5.6 and SB-N5 compact flash
Nikon V1 with and 1 NIKKOR VR 30-110mm f/3.8-5.6, showing accessory port on the left Nikon J1 with 1 extended NIKKOR VR 30-110mm f/3.8-5.6.
Prime lens for portraits Horizontal Wide Angle Zoom
High power zoom lens (for travel) Super telephoto zoom (for sports)
Close up (macro lens) Pocket size (normal-slim zoom lens)
Pocket size (normal-slim zoom lens) Prime lens for portraits
projector accessory External microphone and LCD pager
LED Video Light with Stand Expect to see the J1 in many colors