Think Tank Photo Perception Backpacks Now Available

Think Tank Photo Perception Backpack Line

The recently announced Think Tank Photo Perception backpacks for mirrorless cameras are now available.

The Perception series comes in two colors, black and taupe, and three sizes.  The smallest size, The Perception Tablet, accommodates a mirrorless system and an iPad Mini. The largest size, the Perception Pro, holds a 15″ laptop and a 10″ tablet, plus one mirrorless body or small DSLR with a small to medium zoom attached (lens hood reversed).  Plus, the largest size fits four to five more lenses or a large GoPro kit.

Check them out here on Think Tank Photo’s website.

Sony A7 Series Trade-In Deals up to $700 Off

Sony Trade-in Deals

B&H has a great deal on the Sony A7 Series if you are looking to upgrade to a full frame camera and trade in an older, working SLR or mirrorless camera. You will get a trade-in credit of 15% the purchase price of a Sony A7 Series model in addition to the value of the camera you are trading in.

For example, the Sony A7 with 28-70mm OSS kit lens is $1298 after instant savings and trade-in credit. Then, you will also receive the actual trade-in value of the camera you send in.

The deals applies to the Sony A7, A7R or A7S models and is valid through December 31. Check out all the details here at B&H Photo.

Fuji Introduces Macro Extension Tubes for X-Series

Fuji Macro Extension Tubes

Fuji has announced two new Macro Extension Tubes for its X-Series cameras. The new extension tubes are the MCEX-11 and MCEX-16 feature electronic contacts to maintain normal AE functions and blend in with the overall X-Series aesthetics.

The new extension tubes should be available mid-December for $99.95. You should be able to find them soon here at B&H Photo.

10 Reasons Why a Professional Photographer Left Nikon and Started Shooting with Sony

Check out this video from professional photographer Jason Lanier as he breaks down the 10 reasons why he stopped shooting Nikon DSLRs and mored to Sony mirrorless cameras. Jason says that he “has shot with Nikon his entire life and professional career. He switched to Sony in July 2014 (not due to a sponsorship) and hasn’t looked back since.”

Sony is obviously gaining ground on Canon and Nikon, and the Sony A7 series has made huge strides for the mirrorless camera market. What do you DSLR shooters think about Jason’s claims? Are you considering a switch to mirrorless, Sony or otherwise?