November 27, 2014
Posted in Deals

Want an EOS 70D for $699? You can! (Canon Store Black Friday Special)



HOT Hot hot EOS 70D deals at the Canon Direct Store!

In addition, if you use the promo code HOLIDAY at check-out you get free 2-Day shipping.

More Black Friday deals on our constantly updated Black Friday 2014 page.

November 27, 2014
Posted in Reviews

Canon EF-S 24mm f/2.8 STM Sample Images (Photography Blog)

Canon EF-S 24mm f/2.8

Photography Blog posted a set of 51 samples taken with the new Canon EF-S 24mm f/2.8 STM pancake lens. A Canon EOS 7D Mark II was used to shot the samples.

The EF-S 24mm f/2.8 STM was announced in September 2014. Canon’s EF-S 24mm f/2.8 STM pancake lens is shipping for $149 from AmazonB&H Photo | Adorama

  • EF-S Mount Lens/APS-C Format
  • 38mm (35mm Equivalent)
  • One Aspherical Element
  • Optimized Lens Coatings
  • STM AF Motor Supports Movie Servo AF
  • Micro-Stepping Drive Aperture Mechanism
  • Full-Time Manual Focus Override
  • Rounded 7-Blade Diaphragm
  • Slim Design Measures Less Than 1″-Thick

Canon EF-S 24mm f/2.8

November 27, 2014
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Hot Deals: EOS 5D Mark III ($2,400), Rebel T5 Kits ($399), EF 24-105mm f/4L IS (only $600)


The day starts with very good deals…

Lowest price ever for an EOS 5D Mark III

All Black Friday deals on our constantly updated Black Friday 2014 page.

November 27, 2014
Posted in Tips

Lightroom Tips and Tricks Round-Up

Time for another round-up of Adobe Lightroom news and useful tips & tricks.

Multi-Photo Poster Layout in Lightroom – Lightroom Killer Tips

A Few Reasons to Switch to Photoshop from Lightroom – Photo Focus

How to Transfer Mobile Photos to Lightroom using Dropbox – Photo Focus

Dropbox Lightroom Catalog Sync – How To Set it Up – DIY Photography

How To Achieve the Film Look Using Lightroom – Fstoppers

Using Adobe Lightroom’s Radial Filter To Emulate Traditional Japanese Art Look – Kayview Gallery

How to Remove Sensor Dust With Lightroom – Digital Photography School

Custom Camera Calibration in Lightroom – Photo Focus

Speed Up Lightroom by Clearing Previews | The Why and the How! – Photo Focus

Why You Need A Tablet & How It’ll Transform Your Lightroom Workflow – SLR Lounge

How to Show the Focus Points in Lightroom – Andrew Gibson Blog

Seven Tweaks to a Better Lightroom | Customizing Your Workspace – Photo Focus

Adobe Shows Off Features for Changing Time of Day Lighting and Removing Fog – PetaPixel

A great video showing Lightroom mobile in use in Iceland (below)

Adobe Lightroom 5: Amazon, B&H, Adorama, Canon USA, Digitalrev, eBay


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

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