Who knew? Nikon's old-looking camera appeals to a new, young audience

Nikon Zf camera held in hands
(Image credit: Gareth Bevan / Digital Camera World)

It's no surprise that Nikon's latest retro camera, the Nikon Zf, has been a big success.  However, what may come as a surprise is who it has been a success with: the younger audience. 

In an interview with PhileWeb (which honored the Zf along with the Nikon Z8 and a slew of Nikon lenses in its DGP Imaging Awards), Nikon's director and executive officer director of marketing headquarters, Tsuji Takuhide, gave an insight into Nikon's thoughts, plans, and observations with the Zf. 

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Kalum Carter
Staff Writer

Kalum Carter is a photographer, photo editor and writer based in the UK, and for almost a decade he has worked with brands and publications to create, edit, and sequence imagery. Having recently graduated with a Master's Degree in Photography from the University of the West of England (UWE), Kalum joined Digital Camera World as a Staff Writer, covering news, reviews, and his biggest passion – photography books! 

Kalum's photography has been published and exhibited around the world, and he continues to photograph on a project-by-project basis. He is currently working on a personal project capturing the people and landscape of Gower, South Wales. Currently untitled, this body of work will be exhibited for the National Trust later this year.