It was all lights, camera and action as photographers and professionals had a unique opportunity to try out a range of Nikon cameras and lenses as the company celebrated its six month distribution milestone in Nigeria last month at Protea hotel in Ikeja.
The intimate event was attended by top Nigerian photographer Kelechi Amadi-Obi, US based photographer and Nikon enthusiast Joe McNally, representatives from Nikon Middle East and Africa, passionate photographers and New Creation Worldwide Link Nigeria Ltd; the official marketer and distributor of Nikon.
Commenting on the cause of the event Rohit Sawhney said “We are extremely excited and proud to be celebrating our six month milestone in the market. Our current performance in Nigeria is strong and has been characterized primarily by sales in the DSLR product range. As we move ahead, we plan to continue building on this growth and increasing our brand presence and awareness in the country.“
Also speaking the event, Joe McNally addressed he crowd reiterating the durability and reliability of the Nikon cameras and discussed the benefits of Nikon’s support structure. As a standing photographer for the National Geographic Society since 1987, he explained that as a photographer for the National Geographic he puts his cameras and equipment through very harsh conditions and Nikon has continuously performed throughout his career.
Veteran photographer Kelechi Amadi Obi echoed his sentiments and commended the company for establishing a presence in Nigeria. With 24 years of experience under his belt, Kelechi Amadi Obi has braved through many years of scrutiny, where photography was frowned upon as a profession and through it all, taught himself the art of the business. During the event, attendees had a chance to learn tips and tricks about the flagship Nikon model D4, the full frames D800 and D600 as well as the very latest addition to the family, the D7100.
Nikon is officially distributed and marketed in Nigeria by New Creation Worldwide Link Nigeria Ltd. offering twelve (12) months warranty on cameras and accessories.
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