The Canon PowerShot G9X is now available for $399 (orig. $529). If you aren’t familiar with the G9X, it is a point-and-shoot camera with a 20MP 1″ class sensor. It is poised to compete against the Sony RX100 series and, at $399, is finally priced right to do so. You can find it at the new sale price here at B&H Photo and here on Amazon.com.
Sigma announced four new lenses last week that have us drooling a bit. The new quartet of lenses include:
- Sigma 14mm f/1.8 DG HSM Art Lens
- Sigma 135mm f/1.8 DG HSM Art Lens
- Sigma 24-70mm f/2.8 DO OS HSM Art Lens
- Sigma 100-400mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM Contemporary Lens
Sigma continues its roll with these new offerings. [Read more…]
Not to be outdone by Sony, Olympus now has trade-in bonus offers on some of its mirrorless cameras and lenses. The trade-in deal gives you an additional $200 off the camera and/or lenses for up to $800 off regular prices. See details and the list of applicable cameras and lenses here at B&H Photo.
Another bonus offer that isn’t on the main page but still applies to the trade-in deal is the Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II kit with the 12-40mm f/2.8 lens. With the instant rebate and trade-in bonus, you get $500 total off the kit (use coupon code TRADENTIME at checkout). Check it out here at B&H Photo.
These trade-in offers are available through May 6, 2017.
Canon has launched the Rebel T7i and 77D as its new entry-level models, which now fill the roles of the preceding Rebel T6i and Rebel T6s. Opting for a bit of a different naming scheme the 77D seems to befit the prosumer model classification better than calling it the T7s; however, that’s clearly what the camera is. [Read more…]