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Canon Speedlite 600EX II-RT Flash Unit Becomes Official


Canon has announced the Speedlite 600EX II-RT flash unit with faster recycle times and the DM-E1 Directional Stereo Microphone. The new Speedlite 600EX II-RT from Canon offers wireless shooting via radio and optical transmission, but improves flash recycle times by 1.1 to 1.5x when using AA batteries and up to 2x with a new CP-E4N add-on battery pack. AContinue Reading

Lexar Announces a new Professional XQD 2.0 USB 3.0 reader


Lear has announced their Professional XQD 2.0 USB 3.0 reader. The new memory card reader can easily slip into a pocket or bag, and offers a simple plug-and-play design with a USB 3.0 connector so content can be securely transferred on the go. The main features of the Lexar Professional XQD 2.0 USB 3.0 are high-speed transfer ofContinue Reading

Polaroid Releases Two New Camera Stabilisers


Polaroid has released two new camera stabilisers for stabilizers for sharp, stable video capturing, designed for action photography. The Polaroid handheld 3-axis electronic gimbal stabilizer is the perfect solution for action cameras, complete with three independent motors that follow camera motion in real time, automatically counterbalancing handheld motion to eliminate any vibrations and undesirable movements.Continue Reading

Lexar Announces 200GB 633x microSDXC UHS-I Memory Card


Lexar has announced the new 200GB 633x microSDXC UHS-I memory card. Designed for sports camcorders, tablets and smartphones, the UHS-I, U1 microSDXC card has read transfer speeds up to  95MB per second and comes with a USB 3.0 reader, which allows for high-speed file transfer of photos and videos from the card to a PC or Mac.Continue Reading

Olympus PEN-F Gariz Leather Camera Cases Announced


Olympus PEN-F genuine leather camera half cases from Gariz is now available from several camera stores. The half cases are genuine leather and available black and brown colors for the first digital Olympus PEN-F mirrorless interchangeable lens camera which is currently priced for $1,199. Gariz is selling these genuine leather half cases on eBay and Amazon US including black and brown color options. PriceContinue Reading

Nissin Announces New Receiver AIR R Range


Nissin has announced that they produced a receiver unit for its NAS wireless flash communication system that allows flash units from Canon, Nikon and Sony to be used within its radio command structure. The new Air R units are designed to convert flashguns that usually rely on line-of-sight optical control when used off camera inContinue Reading

Sony Announces Development of New Wireless Lighting Control System at WPPI 2016


Sony has announced that it’s developing a wireless radio flash control system for its range of flashguns at WPPI 2016 event in Las Vegas. Consisting of the FA-WRC1M radio commander and FA-WRR1 receiver, the system will provide control over 15 flashes in 5 groups up to 30m away. It will offer sync speeds up to 1/250thContinue Reading

Sigma MC-11 AF electronic E-mount Adapter Additional Coverage


Here is the additional coverage of the newly announced Sigma MC-11 AF electronic E-mount adapter. Sigma MC-11 AF mount adapter for Sony E-mount cameras, making it possible to use Sigma’s most recent lenses in Canon and Sigma mount on full-frame or APS-C E-mount bodies. Sigma USB dock compatible MC-11 electronic E-mount adapter supports fast and accurate autofocus and will work in conjunction withContinue Reading

Lee Announces 15-stop Super Stopper ND Filter


Lee Filters has announced a new neutral density filter called the Super Stopper. It reduces the amount of light entering the lens by a massive 15 stops, to enable especially long shutter speeds in normal daylight conditions. The new Super Stopper is available for the 100mm, SW150 and Sev5n ranges and reduces light to your camera byContinue Reading

Sigma EF-630 Electronic Flash Announced


The Sigma EF-630 is a multifunctional clip-on type flash designed to work with current digital SLR cameras from Canon, Nikon and Sigma. The Sigma EF-630 flash features a zoomable tilt-swivel head with a zoom coverage of 24-200mm and offers wireless TTL exposure control as well as high-speed sync, rear-curtain sync and modelling flash functions. Photographers can updateContinue Reading