November 26, 2014
Posted in News

Canon Australia Starts Canon Light Awards


Canon Light Awards

Press release:

Creativity has a new home with Canon Light Awards

Exciting monthly challenges push boundaries of imagination, craft and skill.

Sydney, Australia, 26 November 2014 – Canon Australia has announced an all-new creative challenge exclusive for Canon camera users in Australia – the Canon Light Awards.

Created by photographers for photographers, the Canon Light Awards will encourage creative shooters to push the boundaries of their imagination, craft and skill. In return, Canon has prepared a program to help them achieve their photography aspirations, including personalised feedback for winners from Canon Master Photographers, and one of Australia’s biggest photo competition prize pools.

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November 26, 2014
Posted in Deals

Latest Black Friday Deals (EOS-1D X, Bower 14mm, memory cards)

Black Friday Deals

Check out our constantly updated Black Friday page.

November 26, 2014
Posted in News

Canon Shows Prototype of 8K Lens (19.7 to 138mm)

At Inter Bee 2014 Canon showed off a a prototype 7×19.7N KAS D Cinema servo lens that’s capable of 8K footage (7,630 x 4,320). Japanese broadcaster NHK has been using the lens for their 8K testing. This lens will never be available to the general public.

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November 26, 2014
Posted in News

The Winners of our Giveaway are…


The big COSYSPEED giveaway is over and winners from all over the world have been select. A big Thanks! to COSYSPEED for sponsoring the giveaway.

The winners will be contacted by Thomas from Cosyspeed via email. Check your inbox in the next days (and the spam folder, too).

If you want to learn more about COSYSPEED’s products check out their website. And if you want to pruchase something, you can find it here at B&H Photo.

Here are the winners, listed for each site where we ran the giveaway. Have fun with your new bag

Fuji Rumors:
1) Yaroslav (USA) – Camslinger Paris Gray
2) Adrien (FRANCE) – Phonebag 135
3) Joey (USA) – Phonebag 135

43 Rumors:
1) Kyle (GUAM) – Camslinger Paris Gray
2) Tim (USA) – Phonebag 135
3) Alessio (ITALY) – Phonebag 135

Sony Alpha Rumors:
1) Mauricio (COLUMBIA) – Camslinger Street Edition
2) Paulus (INDONESIA) – Phonebag 135
3) Ray (USA) – Phonebag 135

Canon Watch:
1) Cliff (USA) – Camslinger Street Edition
2) Alex (ITALY) – Phonebag 135
3) Niccolò (ITALY) – Phonebag 135

1) Gasper (SLOVENIA) – Camslinger Street Edition
2) Mathew (INDIA) – Phonebag 135
3) Bhagyesh (CANADA) – Phonebag 135

November 26, 2014
Posted in Deals

New Black Friday Listings at Amazon Europe

Black Friday Deals

Updated listings on Amazon Europe’s Black Friday deal pages: Amazon UK | Amazon France | Amazon Germany | Amazon Italy | Amazon Spain.

Don’t miss our constantly updated Black Friday deals page!

November 26, 2014
Posted in Patents

Canon Patent for Contact Cleaning Body Cap

Canon Patent

Egami (translated) spotted a patent filed by Canon for a body cap that automatically cleans the contacts on the lens mount.

  • Patent Publication No. 2014-219568
    • Published 2014.11.20
    • Filing date 2013.5.8
  • Canon patent
    • Body cap with a cleaning member for rubbing the contact
November 25, 2014
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Posted in Apps

Deal Alert: Canon EOS 6D and EOS 70D Bundles starting $799 (Adorama)


Authorised Canon dealer Adorama has EOS 6D and EOS 70D deals online

EOS 6D on sale for $1,519 after $650 mail-in rebate. Includes: Pixma Pro-100 printer, Canon semi-gloss paper, Lexar 32 GB card, spare Canon LP-E6 Battery pack, Adorama slinger bag

EOS 6D with EF 24-105mm f/4L IS lens on sale for $2,199 after $650 mail-in rebate. Includes: Pixma Pro-100 printer, Canon semi-gloss paper, Lexar 32 GB card, spare Canon LP-E6 Battery pack, Adorama slinger bag

EOS 70D with EF-S 18-55mm F3.5-5.6 IS STM lens on sale for $1,149 after $350 mail-in rebate. Includes: Pixma Pro-100 printerCanon semi-gloss paper, ProOptic 58mm Digital Essentials Filter Kit, FXHOME Ltd Photokey 6 Lite software

HOT: EOS 70D on sale for $799 after $350 mail-in rebate. Includes: PIXMA Pro-100 photo printer, 50 sheets of photo paper, bag for your camera, Lexar 32GB class 10 memory card

We have a constantly updated dedicated Black Friday deals page.