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New Flashpoint zoom Li-on on-camera flash for Nikon and Canon cameras

Adorama announced a new Flashpoint zoom Li-on TTL flash for Nikon and Canon cameras with 1.5 second full-power recycle time:

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Venus Optics announced new 60mm f/2.8 Ultra-Macro lens: the world’s first 2:1 magnification lens with infinity focus

It seems that this is an old announcement, but I just spotted it online: Venus Optics announced a new 60mm f/2.8 Ultra-Macro lens, the world’s first 2:1 magnification lens with infinity focus. The lens will be available in Canon EF, Nikon F, Sony Alpha and Pentax K mounts and can be purchased on eBay. Additional information after […]

Venus Optics 60mm f:2.8 Ultra-Macro lens with infinity focus
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Last moment holidays gift idea: FotodioX replica crystal cameras

  Last moment holidays gift idea – Amazon and B&H are selling various replica crystal camera models from FotodioX priced between $60 and $80:

FotodioX Rollei replica crystal cameras
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ProFoto announced HSS upgrade (1/8000 sec) for B1 off-camera flash

Few months ago I mentioned on NikonRumors that a high sync mode option will be added to the ProFoto B1 off-camera Flash system in the future. Today ProFoto announced a HSS (high speed sync) upgrade that will enable shooting as fast as 1/8000 of a second:

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HTC planning to release next generation RE action camera in 2015

In 2015 HTC will release the next generation of their RE action camera. HTC’s first RE model was announced in October and will start shipping in January. The camera has a 16MP sensor, full HD video, microSD slot and no LCD screen (connects to a smart phone). The price of the HTC RE is $200. Focustaiwan via Engadget

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Cyber Monday deals part 1

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Last moment Black Friday deals

Few last moment Black Friday deals (see also this post): → Fuji X100s camera (black) for $899.95 ($400 off) → Samsung NX300 camera with 18-55mm lens for $399 ($400 off) → Sigma dp2 camera for $599 ($400 off) → More Sony camera deals (check out also the Sony a7 trade-in program) → SanDisk 64GB Extreme Plus SDXC memory card for $39.95 (original: […]

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