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Nikon ME-1 DSLR Microphone For Nikon D5100 DSLR

April 5th, 2011 No comments

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The Nikon ME-1 DSLR microphone is a new accessory for the Nikon D5100 DSLR. The device is designed to filter out AutoFocus noise and wind noise. This microphone draws its power from the D5100 and attaches to the hotshoe on top of the camera. The Nikon ME-1 DSLR microphone will be available in April 2011 for $180 a pop. [Crunchgear]

GigaPan EPIC Pro Robotic DSLR Mount

March 28th, 2011 No comments

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The GigaPan EPIC Pro is a robotic camera mount designed for DSLR cameras. Based on technology employed by NASA’s Mars Rover, the GigaPan EPIC Pro robotic mount empowers DSLRs to take hundreds, even thousands of photos, which are combined to create one highly detailed image with amazing depth and clarity. This DSLR mount comes bundled with a new and faster GigaPan Stitch software that will blend photos seamlessly into one brilliant panorama, then uploaded to, where users can zoom into the detail, explore and share. The EPIC Pro robotic DSLR mount will be available next month for US$895. [dcviews]

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Rogue 3-in-1 Honeycomb Grid System

March 22nd, 2011 No comments

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ExpoImaging today released the Rogue 3-in-1 Honeycomb Grid, which is the latest addition to its Rogue FlashBender product line. Measuring 92mm x 30mm and weighing just 100 grams (with the included strap), the patent pending Rogue Grid design features stacking honeycomb grids that provide 16 degree, 25 degree, and 45 degree spot lighting control. For your info, grids are often used on off-camera flashes as hair lights in portraiture, or for background or accent lights anytime a photographer is interested in highlighting a portion of an image for dramatic effect. When attached to an off-camera flash, grids help draw attention to an object, texture, or color, and can help to create a desired atmosphere or mood in an image. The Rogue Grid is now available for US$49.95. See more pictures after the jump. Read more…

Burton F-Stop Pack

March 10th, 2011 No comments

The Burton F-Stop Pack is a camera bag for professional photographers. Measuring 25.5-inch x 12-inch x 7.5-inch (65cm x 30.5cm x 19cm), the bag features padded compartments for bodies, lenses, and flash, a removable storage pocket for smaller items, a side-access cooler pocket, and external straps for attaching and carrying a tripod. The Burton F-Stop Pack retails for $225. Read more…

Fantasea Releases Nikon Coolpix P7000 Underwater Housing

February 25th, 2011 2 comments

Fantasea Line will release a new underwater housing for the Nikon Coolpix P7000 digital camera. Manufactured to the highest professional standards of function, style and durability, the Fantasea FP7000 Housing is depth rated to 60m/200 feet and is fully functional with ergonomically designed and labeled controls. The Fantasea FP7000 is perfect for outdoor and underwater photography. Underwater photographers can dive or snorkel and capture all the excitement of this fascinating world, while outdoor photographers also have the option of capturing the action of activities such as white water paddle sports, sailing, boating, surfing, fishing, hunting, backpacking and camping. The FP7000 Housing is also shock resistant and protects the camera from water, sand, dust, frost and other damaging elements. Fantasea will release the FP7000 Housing in March 2011 for $599.95. Read more…

Overboard SLR Camera Bag

February 23rd, 2011 No comments

overboard waterproof slr camera bag

The Overboard SLR camera bag is a 100% waterproof bag for an SLR camera. Designed for enthusiasts or professionals, this durable camera bag protects an SLR camera against dust, knocks or even a quick submersion. The OverBoard SLR Camera Bag has a roll-top fastening system and fully welded seams that are tough and durable enough to withstand the elements. It also includes internal lining to further protect the camera, and a useful elasticated mesh accessories pocket, perfect for storing small items such as memory cards and batteries. Additionally, the bag comes with a fully adjustable shoulder strap and reflective front patch for security when out and about taking photographs in the failing light. If you are interested, you can purchase the Overboard SLR camera bag for £21.49 or US$35. [Overboard]