August 23, 2013
Posted in News

A Bit Of Everything


  • Raw video on the Canon 7D – Super 35mm raw for under $1000 – EOSHD
  • The Mirrorless Diet, how to lose weight instantly! Part 1 – Tyson Robichaud Photo-blography
    • Have you ever had to pack for a trip, a hike, climb, vacation or another adventure where you’d be carrying everything on your back or slung over your shoulder?  Gear laid out on the floor the night before leaving for the trip after having unpacked and repacked to see if you could fit everything in less space getting rid of everything you can to save weight.  For those that saw their toothbrushes in half to shave off a few grams, or anyone that could stand to lose a little weight in the camera bag, this series of articles may be useful.  Now, the question is, can we do this, and still carry quality photographic gear with us?
  • ‘Lightning Bolt’ Photo Raises Questions – The Online Photographer
  • What’s all this Raw Hack business? – Lens Rentals
  • Meet the Canon EOS 70D dSLR [update] – c|net Asia
  • Canon PowerShot previews: SX510 and SX170 cameras get evolutionary upgrades, PowerShot N a Facebook tweak – Imaging Resource
  • Canon EF-M 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM Review – Photography Blog
  • Free Canon Workshops at DV Expo – Creative Planet Network
  •  New Sigma 18-35mm reviews. Did you (or will you) buy it? – Sonyalpharumors
  • Canon Quick Tips: Watch and Learn Directly from Canon’s Technical Advisors – Canon Digital Learning Center
  • Canon EOS C300 Cinema Camera Captures North American Eagle Project – Sportsvideo
August 23, 2013
Posted in Deals

Bower 14mm f/2.8 Ultra Wide Angle Lens Price Drop ($299)

Bower 14mm f/2.8

Price drop for the Bower 14mm f/2.8 Ultra Wide Angle Lens: it is now $299 (click here). It was $329.

August 22, 2013
Posted in News

Canon Will Soon Release Facebook-Enabled PowerShot N Camera

Powershot N

Canon will release a Facebook enabled PowerShot N camera later in September. The camera will have a dedicated “share” button, i.e. you can connect to Facebook and share pics over a WiFi connection. Nice!

Core specs (from B&H’s product page):

  • 12.1MP High Sensitivity CMOS Sensor
  • DIGIC 5 Image Processor
  • 8x f/3.0 Optical Zoom Lens
  • 28-224mm Focal Length Equivalency
  • 2.8″ Capacitive Tilt-Touch LCD Panel
  • 1080p Full HD Video Capture
  • Built-in Wi-Fi Connectivity
  • One-Touch Mobile Device Connect Button
  • Creative Shot Mode

Canon Powershot N price check: Amazon, B&H, Adorama, Canon USA, Digitalrev, eBay


August 22, 2013
Posted in Deals

Deal: Canon EOS 5D Mark III with 28-135mm IS USM and Accessories – $3200

Not a killer deal but never the less an interesting offer: Top Rated Plus eBay seller getitdigital has the Canon EOS 5D Mark III with the EF 28-135mm IS lens, a spare battery, a case and two no name memory cards on sale for $3199.99 (click here).

August 22, 2013
Posted in Reviews

Canon Professional Network Publishes Technical Article About PowerShot G16 (plus two sample pics)

PowerShot G16

The new Canon PowerShot G16 was announced yesterday. Today Canon Professional Network published a in-depth article about the new G16.

PowerShot G16 – $549.99 – Adorama (click here) | B&H (click here)

  • 12.1MP High-Sensitivity CMOS Sensor
  • DIGIC 6 Image Processor
  • 28-140mm f/1.8-2.8 Lens (35mm Equiv.)
  • 3.0″ 922k-Dot LCD and Optical Viewfinder
  • Full HD 1080p Video Recording at 60 fps
  • Built-In Wireless Connectivity
  • High-Speed AF and 9.3 fps Burst Shooting
  • Multi-Aspect Ratio RAW File Sizes
  • Intelligent IS Image Stabilization
  • Canon HS SYSTEM and ISO 12800

[via TDP]