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Nikon Rolls Out Data Analysis Software HEVC/H.265 Codec Analyzer Which Does 4K & 8K:

Nikon Rolls Out Data Analysis Software HEVC/H.265 Codec Analyzer Which Does 4K & 8K:

Nikon Rolls out Global Sales of Data Analysis Software HEVC/H.265 Codec Analyzer (265CA1) Nikon is going to roll out the global sales of data analysis software “HEVC/H.265 Codec Analyzer (265CA1)” that is fully compliant with the next-generation H.265/HEVC video coding standard. This software was released within Japan in March, 2013. Sales Overview Product Name HEVC/H.265 […]

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Nikon D5300 Camera With Built In Wi-Fi & a Zoom Focus Assist Lever:

Nikon D5300 Camera With Built In Wi-Fi & a Zoom Focus Assist Lever:

Nikon have released their latest entry-level model, the D5300. It offers an effective pixel count of 24.2-million pixels and is equipped with a Nikon DX-format CMOS sensor with no optical low-pass filter, as well as the new high-performance EXPEED 4 image-processing engine. Check out the NAL-1 Zoom/Focus Assist Lever that Nikon are offering too. It […]

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Want More Power Then Get a Hähnel Battery Up Your Camera:

Want More Power Then Get a Hähnel Battery Up Your Camera:

Let’s face it we all crave for more juice powering up our cameras. So just as well there are solutions out there for more amps, such as the battery lineup from Hähnel. Running a Canon DSLR camera then how does 24% more power from an LP-E6, or an LP-E8 equivalent battery sound? Built tough, the […]

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Nikon Says BBC Approves D4 & D800 DSLR Cameras, But Is That Right?

Nikon Says BBC Approves D4 & D800 DSLR Cameras, But Is That Right?

Nikon have boldly announced that their flagship DSLR cameras the D4 and D800 have been tested by Alan Roberts the former BBC tech big wig and they have been deemed broadcast approved, but are they? While Alan Roberts did appear to rate the Nikon D4 saying “The results were encouraging” and “Exposure range is, potentially, […]

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Canon 650D Audio Monitoring Solution for DFSLR Shooters: Yes DFSLR:

Canon 650D Audio Monitoring Solution for DFSLR Shooters: Yes DFSLR:

The Canon 650D is out and seems very clever indeed. So too the DFSLR users that question the lack of audio monitoring options provided by Canon on the 650D camera. Wait… What is that a typo? You mean DSLR right? NO!! It is spelled right. That F in DFSLR is a for a special breed […]

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Nikon D800 Receives the GP2012 Camera of the Year Award:

Nikon D800 Receives the GP2012 Camera of the Year Award:

Nikon announce that its D800 digital-SLR camera is the recipient of the Camera GP2012 Camera of the Year and Readers Awards. The Camera GP2012 Camera of the Year award is presented to the best still camera released on the Japanese market between April 1, 2011 and March 31, 2012. This is the seventh time a […]

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D800 LockPort 800 DSLR Clamp with Mini To Full Size HDMI Adapter:

D800 LockPort 800 DSLR Clamp with Mini To Full Size HDMI Adapter:

The LockPort 800 protects definitely the fragile output on your Nikon D800 and Nikon D800E camera from tough production abuse with a rock solid universal clamp and a smart mini to full-size HDMI adapter. The LockPort 800 camera plate is designed to fit easily every head, baseplate, sliding plate, support out there using the original […]

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OMG The F%^&ing Nikon D800 Vs Canon 5D MKIII Shootout:

OMG The F%^&ing Nikon D800 Vs Canon 5D MKIII Shootout:

How F%^&ing funny is this F%^&ing Nikon D800 Vs Canon 5D MKIII Shootout video by Crisislab. If only all Vs video or so called shootout, real world comparison tests took the same $20 Craiglist strippers and put gain over them like this brilliant insane F%^&ing Nikon D800 Vs Canon 5D MKIII Shootout video did. Hit […]

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Nikon D800 DSLR Filmmaking is Child’s Play:

Nikon D800 DSLR Filmmaking is Child’s Play:

Proving that DSLR filmmaking can be child’s play Yves Simard from CrewsTV got his hands on the Nikon D800 and D4 cameras and had a small window for some fun… Here is a straight cut and paste from his kids Vimeo account or his….. Not sure who runs that place. Some people had issues with […]

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New Thumb Controlled Record System for DSLR Video Cameras:

New Thumb Controlled Record System for DSLR Video Cameras:

DSLR Triggers have announce the launch of its Stedi-Shot DSLR Trigger, a new thumb controlled trigger for DSLR video cameras. The DSLR Triggers Stedi-Shot Trigger Kickstarter campaign is aimed to help raise funds and get the trigger out into the market place. The money raised during the 45-day campaign will be used to purchase machine […]

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Hit The Red Button: The El Niño Edition:

Hit The Red Button: The El Niño Edition:

Welcome again to another installment of Hit The Red Button where we serve up bite sized snack portions of the weekly coming and goings in the camera gear gear world and the social networks that feeds at its teet…. Or is that Tweet. The El Niño Edition is however a slightly longer read due to […]

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Tested & Working Canon FD to Canon EF & Nikon F with AF confirm to Canon EF:

Tested & Working Canon FD to Canon EF & Nikon F with AF confirm to Canon EF:

Nice to get some welcome news by way of thoroughly tried and tested lens mount adapters that do what they were made and claimed to do. KCW Technica have available ready to go now Canon FD to Canon EF & Nikon F with AF confirm to Canon EF lens mount adapters that have been fully […]

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Limited Edition Nikon Gold Field Cinema V2 Rig from Redrock Micro:

Limited Edition Nikon Gold Field Cinema V2 Rig from Redrock Micro:

Nikon rejoins the DSLR revolution they started and Redrock Micro celebrates by releasing a limited edition Nikon Gold Field Cinema V2 camera rig to allow you to show off your full Nikon colours. Expect the Nikon Gold Field Cinema V2 camera rig by Redrock Micro to sell for around $2,333.10. Check the other Nikon Gold […]

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Nikon D800 2 Movie Recording Modes Offering Shallow Depth-of-Dield:

Nikon D800 2 Movie Recording Modes Offering Shallow Depth-of-Dield:

Multi-area mode Full HD D-Movie for movie recording using one of two movie formats The Nikon D800 DSLR camera records movies exhibiting superior resolution with optimal processing of information acquired from the 36.3-million pixel image sensor. Recording of 1920 x 1080p/30-fps full-HD movies is supported, and users can choose to record using the FX-based movie […]

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Hot Rod Cameras 2012 Roadmap Includes NikonCine Alexa Mount:

Hot Rod Cameras 2012 Roadmap Includes NikonCine Alexa Mount:

Hot Rod Camera the well renowned camera and optical accessories maker have revealed a little of the big things to come from them in 2012. The first quarter of this year is looking like a doozie for Hot Rod Cameras with an office expansion, and taking on interns. In the camera department look out for […]

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X-Circle Turns Nikon F Mount Lenses Into Cine Style EF Mounts:

X-Circle Turns Nikon F Mount Lenses Into Cine Style EF Mounts:

Expensive cinematography lenses have one important feature that still lenses cannot offer: marking on angled surface of the barrel, making it easy to read focus and aperture settings from side or behind the camera. X-Circle has a smart solution (pat.pend.), a simple idea but very important…. a lens ergonomics re-thought! Every Nikon F-Mount Manual Focus […]

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WHY the Nikon D4 Camera:

WHY the Nikon D4 Camera:

Just let the vision tell and sell the story here from the new Nikon D4 camera with what looks to be a winner with video functions. Corey Rich knocks out a great Nikon D4 launch video. Being able to Shoot video without lighting other than the moons beams in a H.264 MPEG-4 AVC format using […]

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Bikini Babes & a Sony F3 set to a Canon 5D Profile, Yikes:

Bikini Babes & a Sony F3 set to a Canon 5D Profile, Yikes:

Run a critical eye over this video and see if you can spot the settings of the Sony F3 camera because apparently it is set to a Canon 5D Profile. You may have to watch the BTS a few times to confirm that statement or indeed disprove it. Enjoy… Oh before you run out of […]

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Cinemods Oct19 Mount for the RED EPIC Camera:

Cinemods Oct19 Mount for the RED EPIC Camera:

The guys from Cinemods are now making an OCT-19 lens mount for RED EPIC cameras. Prices for the Cinemods Oct-19 lens mount is AUS$475 + air mail postage. Also coming soon from Cinemods is a Nikon mount using Nikon Japan parts and Leica M and Leica R mounts for the RED EPIC camera. See Cinemods […]

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Pocketslider The Motorized Camera Slider:

Pocketslider The Motorized Camera Slider:

A motorized camera slider from Pocketslider. The Pocketslider comes in two lengths, 75 cm 30″ and 100 cm 40″ with special sizes up to 1.8m 6′ upon request. The 75 cm version including dolly, control unit and batteries weighs 3.1kg 6.8 lbs. The 100 cm version weighs 3.7 kg 8.2 lbs. Thanks to @jameswebbtv for […]

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Charge 2 DSLR Batteries With ReVIVE DUAL-ion+ AC & Car:

Charge 2 DSLR Batteries With ReVIVE DUAL-ion+ AC & Car:

The ReVIVE DUAL-ion+ dual battery charger from around $20 can handle both Canon and Nikon DSLR batteries as well as other small cameras and non brand batteries via interchangeable adapter plates. Dual Battery Charger allows you to charge two batteries at the same time quickly and efficiently, Status LED Display for Real Time Charging Progress, […]

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HORSEMAN TS-Pro Tilt/Shift With Conventional Lenses:

HORSEMAN TS-Pro Tilt/Shift With Conventional Lenses:

So you have a collection of glass but don’t have a Tilt/Shift lens. No problems and there is a good chance you can use all of that glass you possess as Tilt/Shift lenses with the help of the HORSEMAN TS-Pro. You can use the HORSEMAN TS-Pro with PL Mount lenses on cameras like the RED. […]

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DSLR Starter Video Essentials:

DSLR Starter Video Essentials:

The real essentials are those that help correct limitations.

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Nikon Lens Simulator:

Nikon Lens Simulator:

Buying new glass or need to see what the focal length is with lenses you have look like on different camera bodies then try out Nikon’s website that has a Lens Simulator. With a massive range of lenses that come in all manner of shapes and sizes, deciding between your focal lengths, apertures and zoom […]

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From Swedish Chameleon More Rigs: Unboxing SC Large V2:

From Swedish Chameleon More Rigs: Unboxing SC Large V2:

Swedish Chameleon the mob that gave you that funky alien looking DSLR rig now have more product shots of rigs and gear parts up on their page. Currently you can not buy Swedish Chameleon gear online however if you live in Sweden you can get their rigs from 3 stores Scandinavian Photo Lindqvist Radio TV […]

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Proposed New CF Card’s data transfer rates up to 500 megabytes per second & hold 2 terabytes:

SanDisk, Sony and Nikon proposed Industry Standards for Next-Generation High-Speed Memory Card Format Companies to Jointly Develop New Specifications to Meet Needs of Professional Photography and Video Markets   TOKYO – SanDisk Corporation, Sony Corporation, and Nikon Corporation today announced the joint development of a set of specifications that address the future requirements of professional photography […]

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Cambo DSLR Viewfinders:

Cambo DSLR Viewfinders:

Cambo manufactures of professional photography, video and broadcasting products that are designed and manufactured in the Netherlands have some pretty cool gear and add to that list their viewfinders for DSLR cameras. Cambo viewfinders come in four flavours: the CS-30, CS-32, CS-33, and the CS-34. Expect a 3x magnification loupe for this style of viewfinder. […]

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Jag35 DSLR Quick Release Stand:

Jag35 DSLR Quick Release Stand:

The guys over at Jag35 work their arse off pumping out gear to the camera market. The two tone crew have now released a Jag35 Quick Release Stand for Industry standard 15mm rods to DSLR cameras and their rigs. More of that Black and Orange goodness that they are becoming famous for. Jag35.com Just released […]

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Handy FILMTOOLS Base.X Rigs:

Handy FILMTOOLS Base.X Rigs:

Handy FILMTOOLS have a new double shoulder support rig plus more with the release of their Base.X range of camera accessories. Constructed of aluminium and plastic Base.X rigs are lightweight and sturdy. Available from the Handy FILMTOOLS website you can get the Base.X as a bundle and as Base.X parts. The guys have bundles for […]

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Express35 DSLR Shoulder Rig Sneak Peak:

Express35 DSLR Shoulder Rig Sneak Peak:

So a little from column A and little from column B but we will put out what we are getting teased by Chris from Express35. Express35 are showing off sneak peaks of their new DSLR Shoulder Rig. Pretty sure that is a matte box ready to jump off the rails. Are Express35 making matte boxes […]

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Sony E To PL Adapter + Nikon G to Sony E Adapter

Sony E To PL Adapter + Nikon G to Sony E Adapter

MTF Services have released two new Sony adapters, a PL to Sony E Mount and a Nikon G to Sony E Mount. The PL to Sony E mount is around £320 $550. All MTF products are original designs by MTF director Mike Tapa who has over 20 years experience in the broadcast industry. With the […]

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Redrock Micro DSLR EVF:

Redrock Micro DSLR EVF:

The EVF is HDMI out so a low res on the 5DMKII as they cripple the Full HD out and a little better on the 7D and other DSLR cameras that have a better to full res HDMI out. The Redrock Micro EVF is self powered by standard batteries and can run for around 10 […]

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Carl Zeiss See Dynamic Outlook for HDSLR Video

Speaking at Photokina 2010, Carl Zeiss Senior Vice President of the Camera Lens Division, Dr. Winfried Scherle, announced that more lens models are in the pipeline. Carl Zeiss is continuing to experience strong demand for its top-quality manual focus lenses for SLR cameras. The ZE series SLR lenses with an EF mount and its ZF.2 […]

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Nikon D7000

Nikon drop a sweet mid level HD camera at a low body only price of around $1499: More from the Nikon Press Release. Introducing a new line of mid-class, high-spec Nikon DX-format cameras. A compact, elegant body equipped with a new CMOS image sensor and a new image-processing engine, EXPEED 2 TOKYO – Nikon Corporation […]

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