The Magic Lantern team has released version 2.3 of its impressive Canon HDSLR enhanced firmware. It’s reportedly more stable and more feature-packed than ever.
Magic Lantern v2.3 represents an important milestone – professionals from all around the world are already trusting it for their paid work. We can safely say it’s no longer a hack, but it’s strongly heading towards a solid piece of engineering that you can trust.
We have worked a lot on bug-fixing and usability improvements and we sincerely hope you will find it a great companion for all your shooting sessions – from hobbyist to professional.
Currently, Magic Lantern is available to those users who are willing to make a donation of $10 or more. Beginning on August 13, 2012, it will be free for everyone to download. [click to continue…]
Lots of solid deals from B&H this week. From the Canon 60D and Rebel T2i, to point and shoots, camcorders and computer accessories.
Check them out below. [click to continue…]
In the latest round of Canon DSLR and Printer rebates, it looks like Canon has sweetened the deal with instant cash back on PIXMA Pro 9000 and Pro 9500 printers. The end result after mail-in rebates is a total rebate of $500 on a $450 printer (the PIXMA Pro9000 Mark II) or a $600 rebate on a $720 printer (the PIXMA Pro9500 Mark II).
Essentially, a PIXMA Pro9000 costs negative-$50 and Pro9500 costs $120 when purchased with a qualifying Canon DSLR.
Qualifying cameras for the combo rebates include the following: [click to continue…]
Canon USA has several new instant rebates for its DSLR and lens combos (including the Canon 60D, 7D and Rebel T3i). More details and links to the deals below. [click to continue…]
Switronix and Redrock Micro have teamed up to deliver customized HDSLR rigs that take advantage of Switronix’s battery systems and Redrock Micro’s supports. The Switronix powered rigs offer up to 6-times the runtime of standard DSLR batteries and can also be used to power on-board electronics like external LCD monitors. Switronix offers battery connection cables for the Canon 5D MKII, Canon 7D, Canon 60D, Canon T2i, and Panasonic AG-AF100.
Check out some of the configurations below. [click to continue…]
Switronix has announced the PowerBase70 for the Canon Rebel T2i. The PowerBase 70 is a battery pack that attaches to the base of the Rebel T2i and provides up to 6-times the run time over ordinary Rebel T2i batteries.
More details in the press release below. [click to continue…]