I had been using the Nikon as a mental flak jacket and not a tool to record.
My mum gave me her 1980s Nikon FE2 camera, which I learned all of the basics on.
I had a Nikon DCS-620, which was one of their early models—a hybrid Kodak-Nikon camera—and I was using a 70-200mm zoom lens.
All that had come in since Nikon and Peter was put under the ban by the champions of the ancient liturgy.
Nikon was scarce content to be the equal of his sovereign, and ranked the church above the state: he fell.
There are three of the five in the sacristy of tau shape and beautiful, they belonged to Philaret; the others to Nikon.
The clergy at once apprised the Tsar, who in turn ordered his boyards to command Nikon to leave the Cathedral.
The mitres ranged with it were constructed by the directions of Nikon, and equal in richness and other details the royal crowns.
Nikon fell a victim to Court intrigues and his own overweening pride, and was formally deposed.
But to the Russians of that time such notions were still more repulsive than the innovations of Nikon.