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Photo credit: Fotodiax

Created by Fotodiox, these two hand-crafted models are made entirely from premium grade crystal and designed to look like the Canon 7D and Nikon D90. What you may not see is that the lens, hand-grip, viewfinder, rear screen, and knobs are made of separate crystal pieces of crystal. All of the other buttons and dials you see were etched directly into the crystal body. Continue reading for more pictures and information.

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Canon's EOS 7D DSLR is currently being offered for only $999 shipped, today only, originally priced at $1499. The EOS 7D has a new all cross-type 19-point AF system with improved AI Servo AF subject tracking and user-selectable AF area selection modes for sharp focus no matter the situation. Product page. Continue reading for a video quality and durability test clips.

Notable features:
  • 18.0-megapixel CMOS Sensor and Dual DIGIC 4 Image Processors for high image quality and speed.

  • Body only; lenses sold separately. Advanced HD movie mode with manual exposure control and selectable frame rates.

  • Intelligent Viewfinder with 100 percent field of view; 19-point, all cross-type AF system equipped with dual diagonalcross-type sensors.

  • Capture images to CF Card Type I and II, UDMA-compliant CF cards.


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Photo credit: Ken Kitano

You've probably seen, or at least heard of, long exposure photography, but probably not quite like "One Day", a unique photo series in which Japanese photographer Ken Kitano keeps the camera's shutter open for an entire day to capture sunrise to sunset. Kitano started this project to generate a strong awareness of the earth and all of its greatness. Continue reading for more pictures.

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Photo credit: Miss Aniela

Nikon's D810 is right around the corner, and advertising firm K&L was commissioned to create a series of demo images for its release on July 17. Miss Aniela and her crew mixed fashion and fantasy to create surreal scenes that have not been edited in Photoshop. According to My Modern Met, the first photo, "called White Witch Awakening, was shot at a 17th-century country house, called Aynhoe Park, in the UK. While most of the animals in the photos are stuffed, the zebra in the main scene above, is in fact, completely real." More information on the D810. Continue reading to see more pictures.

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SanDisk's Extreme Pro 64GB SDXC Memory Card is currently being offered for just $92.89 shipped, today only, originally priced at $349.99. Managed by the Power Core Controller, this memory card raises the bar for speed and performance within the SanDisk SD memory card product line. Product page. Continue reading to see how it compares with a Transcend card and for more information.

Notable features:
  • 64 GB Data Storage Capacity.

  • Class 10 Speed.

  • Max. Read Speed: 95 MB/s.

  • Max. Write Speed: 90 MB/s.

  • Ultra High Speed Class 1.


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Panasonic's Lumix DMC-ZS25 Digital Camera is currently being offered for only $109.99 shipped, today only, originally priced at $299.99. The powerful 20x optical zoom lens (35mm camera equivalent: 24-480mm) brings your subjects up close capturing natural expressions of people and animals along with amazing sports photos. Product page. Continue reading for a video overview and more information.

Notable features:
  • 1/2.33-inch sensor, f3.3 - 5.9 / 2-step aperture.

  • 20x optical zoom, 4x digital zoom.

  • Leica DC Vario-Elmar9 Elements Lens in 7 groups (3 aspherical lenses, 6 aspherical surface.

  • MEGA Optical Image Stabilizer.

  • 2sec and 10sec self-timer.


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Samsung's NX2000 Smart Camera is currently being offered for only $314.91 shipped, today only, originally priced at $649.99. This camera features a 20.3-megapixel sensor along with a 3.7-inch touchscreen display for clearly viewing and editing your photos. Wi-Fi capabilities allow you to upload videos to Facebook or YouTube or stream them to other devices. Product page. Continue reading for a video and more information.

Notable features:
  • 20.3MP CMOS Sensor.

  • SMART features - Social Media Upload, E-mail, Direct Link, Mobile Link, PC Auto-backup, Remote Viewfinder, All share, Cloud Service.

  • Hybrid Autofocus System.


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Transcend's 32GB MicroSDHC Class10 UHS-1 Memory Card is currently being offered for only $14.99, this week only, originally priced at $37.40. This memory card can realize blazing-fast read/write transfer rates of up to 300x (45Mb/s), which not only helps you capture smooth Full HD video and high-speed consecutive camera shots, but also launches entertaining smartphone Apps noticeably faster. Product page. Continue reading for more pictures and information.

Notable features:
  • Supports Ultra High Speed Class 1 specification (U1); Class 10 compliant.

  • Up to 45 MB/s.

  • Smooth Full HD video recording performance.

  • Ideal upgrade for smartphones, tablets, and digital cameras.


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Polaroid's XS100 Extreme Edition Action Cam is currently being offered for only $119.98 shipped, originally priced at $249.99, this week only. Its functionality equals and even surpasses the cameras offered by competitors - (g sensor, dual file recording, vibration, weight, etc.). Product page. Continue reading for a video review and more information.

Notable features:
  • Professional Sensor With Low-Light Performance Very light, Just 4.8 oz. Vibrates: Confirms Functions When Visual Confirmation Isn't Practical.

  • G-Sensor (Auto Rotation) for "which end is up" assurance Waterproof up to 30'/10m Distortion-Free Ultra Wide Angle Lens Provides a 170 Degrees of Coverage.

  • Aerodynamic Design and Shock-Proof Exterior Minimizes Wind Noise Single Button Record that's Easy and Ready for Action Video Options: 1080p, 960p, 720p.


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GoPro cameras are known for their ruggedness, but most people don't just throw one out of a plane. Mia Munselle discovered a mud-covered GoPro camera in her farm's pig pen, and did what any other curious person would do: watched the footage on it. Apparently, the GoPro had been lying there for eight months, after falling hundreds of feet from a skydiving plane and miraculously surviving the journey. The video starts inside a plane, mid-flight, where we see a couple of skydivers about to jump, before the camera suddenly falls out. Continue reading to watch.

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