Hard Drive and Memory Card Deals

Western Digital Portable Hard Drive

B&H has several deals on external hard drives and memory cards. Most of these are in limited quantities, so they may be gone soon. Check them out below.

Western Digital 1.5TB My Passport Ultra portable USB 3.0 drive for $69 (reg. $89)

Western Digital 4TB My Book desktop USB 3.0 drive for $149 (reg. $169)

HGST 1TB Touro Mobile MX3 portable USB 3.0 drive for $54.99 (reg. $79.99)

Sony 32GB SDHC card for $13.99 (reg. $17.99)

Atomos Samurai Blade Drops to $995

Atomos Samurai Blade

Atomos has dropped the price on the Samurai Blade down to $995. That’s a $300 price drop from the old $1295 price point.

The Samurai Blade is a 5″ SDI monitor and recorder. It features a 720p IPS display with capacitive touch screen controls. It offers ProRes and DNxHD encoding and playback; and also features waveform, false color and focus peaking.

An included docking station for 2.5″ HDDs and SSDs connects to your computer via USB 3.0 or 2.0 ports. Check it out here at B&H Photo.

New High-Speed Camera Captures Photos at 1-Trillionth of a Second

STAMP Camera

If you think your high-end DSLR is awesome for capturing photos at up to 1/8,000 of a second, then consider this new camera unveiled by two universities in Japan. Designed to capture chemical reactions, it captures images consecutively in less than 1/1,000,000,000,000 of a second. Yes, that’s less than one-trillionth of a second. [Read more...]