Sony A7 Series Trade-In Savings up to $700 Ends This Week

Sony A7S

The awesome deal that allows you to trade-in any working SLR or mirrorless camera and get up to $700 off a Sony A7, A7R or A7S ends this week on January 31, 2015. Additionally, B&H also gives you the actual value of your camera on top of the savings.

For example, the Sony A7 retails at $1698 but is only $1043 after the trade-in savings and before accounting for your traded camera’s actual trade-in value. If you are thinking about jumping into the Sony A7 Series, this is as good of a deal that has been around. Check out all the details here at B&H Photo.

2013 Mac Pro 6-Core Review

Mac Pro-2

Apple took what felt like forever to make a meaningful update to the last generation of the Mac Pro. The big, aluminum tower had been the symbol of the professional Mac user since 2003 when Apple released it with the Power Mac G5. When Apple switched to Intel chips, it became the Mac Pro in 2006 and received periodic updates through 2010.

When Apple made the 2012 Mac Pro update, many professional users flipped out over the incremental updates and the failure to include modern I/O options like USB 3.0 and Thunderbolt, a technology that Apple had been pushing hard in its laptops. A Facebook group entitled “We Want a New Macpro” surfaced and became a rally point for thousands of professional users – the most vocal of which were heavy use video editors.

Apple seemed to have received the message that impatient professional users were leaving (or threatening to leave) for a more modern hardware experience on Windows workstations. Shortly after the 2012 refresh, Apple CEO Tim Cook confirmed that a new Mac Pro would be delivered in 2013.

Then, at WWDC in June 2013, Apple unveiled the new Mac Pro. The shock of the design quickly led to memes all over the Internet, likening the new machine to everything from trash cans to coffee makers. [Read more…]

Canon DSLR and Lens Rebates End This Week

Canon Lens Deals January 2015

Big rebate deals on Canon DSLRs and lenses are set to end Saturday, January 31, 2015. The deals include rebates up to $550 off Canon DSLR bundles, including deals on the new 7D Mark II. You can find all of them here at B&H Photo.

Canon lens rebates include mail-in and instant rebates available on dozens of Canon EF standard and L lenses up to $200 off. Check the all out here at B&H Photo.