New Energizer Promo Packs & Lights

New Energizer MAX Alkaline Card 3+1 Free promotional packs available in AA and AAA. Also upgraded Impact Rubber Light with 2x AAA now included, new LED Metal Light 3AAA and improved Vision headlights.

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Energizer MAX Alkaline batteries deliver dependable long-lasting power and are ideal for low drain devices such as flashlights, clocks, radios, remote controls, smoke detectors and toys. The two new promo packs each have four batteries – you pay for three, and get one free. E91B Card 3+1 Free and E92B Card 3+1 Free both come packaged 12 in a box and, like all promo packs, are available for a limited time only. The new Energizer Impact Rubber Light (item E300668400, replacing E300717500) now comes with 2x AAA batteries included in the pack. The light features reliable LED technology, with a bright white light of 60 lumens, a beam distance of 50m, and 18 hour runtime per set of batteries. Durable rubber construction means the light survives a 1m drop, while the textured grip stops the light from rolling away. The light has a convenient built-in stand for hands-free use and easy push button operation. The Energizer LED Metal Light 3AAA is a handy compact flashlight for everyday use. The latest version (item E30130400, replacing E30068600) is five times brighter than the previous version, providing 50 lumens of light with a 30m beam distance. It fits comfortably in the hand, with a textured surface for firm grip and attached wrist lanyard for easy carry. It runs off 3x AAA batteries (not included in the pack). Energizer Vision HD headlight has been upgraded from 180 to 200 lumens, with similar upgrades happening soon for Vision HD+ and Vision HD+ Focus. All other features remain the same, the headlights are just brighter. (July 2018)

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NEW! Elinchrom ELB 500 TTL

The ELB 500 TTL is the most powerful and portable TTL light ever designed for adventurous portrait photographers shooting both in studio and on location. Range includes two To Go kits, head and accessories.

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Elinchrom's new ELB 500 TTL combines 500Ws of power with a feature set including TTL, HSS, Active Charging and Full Asymmetry. Challenging situations are simple thanks to TTL. Be ready within seconds and enjoy beautiful light right from the first shot. Freeze motion in action mode or use High Speed Sync for speeds up to 1/8000s. The ELB 500 TTL ensures exceptional light quality, 10 times more powerful than an on-camera flash. Use with the EL range of accessories for unlimited creativity. The perfect portable all-rounder, the ELB 500 TTL offers you the fun and creativity of flash photography. ELB 500 TTL To Go (item 10309.1) is the ideal one head set to enjoy total freedom in a lightweight and portable solution while still delivering 400 full power flashes on a single charge. ELB 500 TTL Dual To Go (item 10310.1) is the perfect set to be used with total asymmetry. With two independent flash heads, the unit offers a wide variety of lighting possibilities. ELB 500 TTL Head (item 20190) is smaller than speedlites yet delivers 10 times more power. It is lightweight enough to be mounted on a camera bracket or boom arm while on location. ELB 500 TTL Li-Ion Battery (item 19297) gives 400 full power flashes on a single charge. ELB 500 TTL Charger (item 19277) accepts 100-240 VAC current and supports the Active Charging feature that allows you to plug in and charge the battery while shooting. ELB 500 TTL Snappy (item 19254) offers carrying comfort and protection to the ELB 500 TTL system. Download the sell sheet for more info and specs on ELB 500 TTL. (July 2018)

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Two New Milvus Lenses

Zeiss have added two new lenses to their Milvus series: Milvus 1.4/25, a wide-angle with an eye for detail, and Milvus 1.4/35, a wide-angle perfect for every occasion. Milvus lenses are for Canon and Nikon DSLR cameras.

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Capturing perfect moments with exquisite detail is what the Zeiss Milvus 1.4/25 lens is all about. No matter if you are photographing landscapes or architectural features, the outstanding quality of this completely redesigned lens ensures impressive results. It will impress you thanks to its remarkably consistent performance in a variety of areas: outstanding edge-to-edge quality enables you to even position your main subject far away from the centre of the image. Even at full aperture, outstanding results with high-contrast, crisp images, make this lens the go-to choice even in low-light conditions. Both the finest structures of the subject in the foreground as well as distant image elements can be rendered perfectly due to the advanced floating elements design. With a wide 35 mm focal length, the Zeiss Milvus 1.4/35 lens opens up a world of possibilities. From making your portrait subject stand out against the background to capturing high-precision architectural detail and detailed landscape photography – the choice is yours. The detail provided by this lens never fails to impress, while edge-to-edge chromatic aberrations are almost completely eliminated. With 14 elements in 11 groups, this cutting-edge Zeiss Distagon lens ensures outstanding edge-to-edge imagery detail, even at full aperture. Both Milvus 1.4/25 and Milvus 1.4/35 are available in ZE-mount (for Canon) and ZF.2-mount (for Nikon). (July 2018)

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RidgeLine Horizon Blue

Ready for trail. Ready for commute. RidgeLine series backpacks offer extraordinary device protection for your everyday adventures. Now in vibrant and eye-catching new colour: Horizon Blue.

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RidgeLine series is part of Lowepro's Travel, Latop and Tablet bag selection. The two new bags in the range are Lowepro RidgeLine BP 250 AW in Horizon Blue/Traction, a 24-litre daypack, and the slightly bigger Lowepro RidgeLine BP 300 AW version. This 25-litre pack includes a top FormShell pocket that offers impact-resistance, ideal to protect a pair of sunglasses or other fragile item. It is also available in Horizon Blue, with Traction patten fabric. RidgeLine series bags are outdoor-inspired daypacks with lots of organization and dedicated device storage, built from premium weather-and-impact-resistant materials. CradleFit compartments suspend and protect a 15" laptop and a 10" tablet. Tricot-lined pockets prevent scratching. The padded breathable air-mesh back panel provides long-wearing comfort, and includes a built-in trolley handle for easy transport when paired with a rolling bag. The built-in All Weather Cover protects gear from rain, snow, dust and sand. Stretch-mesh side pockets are ideal for quick-grab items like water bottle, or travel umbrella. The grab handle provides an extra carry option. Sturdy YKK zippers provide smooth operation and long-lasted durability, while the heavy-duty fabric is abrasion, impact and UV light resistant, with reflective hits for visibility and PU coating for protection from moisture. The other colourways in the series - Black/Traction and Mica/Pixel Camo – are also available. (July 2018)

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New Joby BallHeads

Following the introduction of the newly redesigned Joby GorillaPod range earlier this year, new Joby Ballheads 5K, 3K and 1K are now also available on their own. Evolved design and state of the art features.

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Joby BallHead 5K is a professional-grade precision engineered ball head with independent pan and tilt functionality, Arca-Swiss system compatible quick release plate and capacity to support pro-level DSLRs and devices weighing up to 5kg. It replaces old Ballhead X. Ballhead 5K features 360° panning bed and 90° tilt for optimal position control, perfect for portrait or landscape shots. The numbered scale on the base lets you accurately repeat 360° pans, while the secondary knob locks pan separately. This versatile ballhead is not only for DSLRs – it can also mount strobes, flash or video lighting, microphone, speaker or any other 1/4"-20 device weighing less than 5kg or 1/8” mount with included adapter. It also works with Joby pro-level accessories like GripTight PRO Mounts, GorillaPod Arms and Hub Adapter. Joby BallHead 3K is a precision engineered ball head with 1/4”-20 quick release clip and bubble level that supports DSLR/mirrorless cameras and devices weighing up to 3kg. It replaces old Ballhead for GP3. It features 360° panning bed and 90° tilt for optimal position control, and can also mount other 1/4"-20 devices, and work with other Joby accessories. Joby BallHead 1K is a new size, a compact mini ball head that supports compact mirrorless cameras, advanced compact cameras and other devices weighing up to 1kg. It too offers 360° pan and 90° tilt, and supports 1/4”-20 devices and Joby accessories. And, like other the two heads, it pairs with both GorillaPod tripods and any other tripod with standard 1/4”-20 mount. (July 2018)

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Introducing Dracast

Your ideas. Illuminated. Dracast are the leader in professional-grade, high output LED lighting solutions for filmakers and studios. Range includes light kits, panel lights, on camera lights, soft lights and accessories.

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Dracast design, engineer and manufacture a range of products, for both professionals and amateurs, that are user friendly, easy to operate and tailored to any budget. Three Dracast S-Series LED500 light kits are available: two-light kits in Daylight (5600K) and Bi-Colour (3200K-5600K), and a three-light kit in Bi-Colour. These are complete portable lighting studios, right out of the box, with everything you need, including V-mount battery plate, barndoors, light stands and carry bags. Dracast Panel Lights are available on their own. The S-Series LED1000 Panel is slim, light and ultra-portable - the ideal choice for location work, interviews and small sets where colour accuracy, control and flicker-free output are of major importance. The Pro-Series lights are full-featured and powerful fixtures. Pro LED500 has an ultra-compact form factor, making it suitable for a large variety of applications, while Pro LED1000, one of Dracast's flagship products, is the traditional and reliable 1x1 form factor, a staple of professional grade lighting kits everywhere. The CamLux Pro is a pro-grade on-camera LED, offering flawless continuous light, ideal for shooting video on today's DSLRs. It comes in a combo with battery and charger. The Silkray 400 LED is a soft light, designed to be produce a smooth, professional look without any hot spots or harsh shadows. Natural looking light from a source so soft it just glows. Dracast accessories includes a 90Wh Li-Ion V-Mount Battery and V-Mount Dual Battery Charger. (June 2018)

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NEW! Everyday Sling 5L Black

Introducing the Everyday Sling 5L, Peak Design's quick-access sling bag for essential photo, drone and everyday carry. This ultralight bag is ideal for mirrorless kits. New version of Everyday Messenger 15 available.

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As the smallest, lightest bag in the Everyday Line, the new Everyday Sling 5L is ideal for organization, transport and quick-access of essentials, whether you’re carrying camera, drone or everyday gear. Wearable as a cross-body sling or a waist bag, the Sling 5L’s convertible strap features a quick-adjuster that you can loosen when accessing gear and tighten when actively hiking or biking. A weatherproof zip provides quick inner access without removing the bag from your body. FlexFold dividers allow instantly customizable organization and protection. The padded tablet sleeve holds most tablets up to 11" and the inner flap compartment contains four small stretchy pockets for batteries and cards. Additional pockets store other accessories and personal items. This ultralight bag has a weatherproof 400D nylon canvas shell and soft durable cotton/twill interior. It is ideal for mirrorless camera and 1 or 2 lenses, full frame DSLR and lens, or DJI Mavic or Spark plus controller and accessories. Available now in Black. And in other Peak Design news, there is a new version of the Everyday Messenger 15 Charcoal, the classic, iconic messenger bag for everyday and camera carry that adapts to your gear and lifestyle. Messenger 15 v2 updates include luggage pass-through, upgraded dividers, more durable fabric on small internal pockets, and upgraded waterproof treatment to exterior shell. It remains an ideal bag for creatives, travellers, commuters and everyone in-between. (June 2018)

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Manfrotto Befree Advanced

Befree Advanced is the new standard of excellence for travel photography. Four aluminium tripod kits with ball head. Unique premium design. Portable, solid, easy to set up and operate. 100% made in Italy.

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Change your perspectives and broaden your horizons with the only travel companion that truly enhances your experiences. Manfrotto’s Befree Advanced aluminium travel tripod kit is the ideal solution for advanced hobbyist photographers who always want maximum performance, even when travelling. Its ergonomic design makes operating the tripod intuitive and fast. Features include new spider for perfect stability on all terrains; ergonomic side pull leg-angle selector for quick set-up, by both right- and left-handed photographers, to three independent leg angle positions; and Easy Link connector for adding accessories like lights or reflectors. The kit comes with new Advanced 494 aluminium centre ball head. Small but powerful, this head has three independent controls and a unique plate that makes it fully compatible with both Manfrotto RC2 and Arca-swiss style head attachments. Two versions of the Befree Advanced are available, with different leg lock systems. Befree Advanced Twist features the fast, secure and compact M-lock twist lock which sets up in seconds, with one handed operation. M-Lock has no protruding parts and its mechanism closes perfectly around the head, so Twist can slip into and out of its storage bag effortlessly. Twist is available in three colours: Black, Red and Blue. Befree Advanced Lever features the new QPL Travel lever locking system, lightweight version of the Quick Power Levers on 055 and 190 tripods. QPLs set up and adjust easily, and provide maximum stability. Lever is available in Black only. (June 2018)

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NEW! Tamron 28-75mm Di III Lens

Tamron has introduced a high-performance, high-speed standard zoom lens for 35mm full-frame mirrorless cameras: 28-75mm F/2.8 Di III RXD for Sony E-mount. Achieve vibrant images with soft bokeh.

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This new zoom lens delivers superb optical performance, including both outstanding image quality and beautiful background blur effects only possible with a fast aperture, thanks to a new optical system designed specifically for mirrorless cameras. In addition to shooting portraits with creative, defocused backgrounds, photographers can enjoy dynamic wide-angle expressions like never before thanks to a Minimum Object Distance (MOD) of 0.19m at the wide-angle zoom setting. The usefulness and versatility inherent in compact full-frame mirrorless cameras are enhanced by the A036’s compact size and lightweight, measuring only 117.8mm and weighing 550g. The lens incorporates an all-new high-speed and precise AF driving system. The RXD (Rapid eXtra-silent stepping Drive) strikes a balance between speed and silent operation, making it perfect for both video and still image capture. The lens also features moisture-resistant construction that is useful in outdoor photography, plus hydrophobic fluorine coating that is highly resistant to fingerprints and dirt. In addition, the A036 will fully match with various camera-specific features including the in-camera lens correction and Direct Manual Focus (DMF) system features of Sony cameras, enabling this new zoom to take full advantage of the advanced functions that ensure comfortable user experiences. (June 2016)

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Introducing Manhattan Collection

Manfrotto's Manhattan Collection consists of 3 camera bags designed for today’s busy urban dwellers with a passion for photography. They adapt to different kit choices thanks to Manfrotto’s Flexy Camera Shell.

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Manfrotto’s new Manhattan Camera Bags are conceived by an NYC-based designer to be perfect for amateur and advanced hobbyist photographers who shoot with a DSLR, CSC and/or a premium mirrorless camera with multiple lenses. These bags support busy urban lifestyles and effortlessly adapt to keep a wide array of kit choices safe thanks to Manfrotto’s new Flexy Camera Shell at the heart of the bag. The collection comprises three models – a backpack, a 3-way shoulder bag and a messenger - built to seamlessly blend in with city life. The bags are made from high-quality materials and are designed to be highly functional, including a padded media compartment, hidden pockets, multi-purpose webbing and straps, tripod connection and non-slip bumper. The removable camera insert safeguards photographic gear and is secured inside the bag with Velcro straps. When it’s not needed, the insert easily comes out in an instant and keeps gear safe when not in use, and the bag free to use as an everyday bag. Mover-50 backpack holds a medium-level DSLR with multiple lenses, and a premium CSC kit, plus 15.6” laptop and tablet, and features handy back and top access. Speedy-10 messenger fits a premium CSC or entry level DSLR with lenses, as well as 12” laptop and tablet, and has an ergonomic stabilization strap that makes it comfortable to use on the move. Changer-20 is an innovative 3-way shoulder bag that holds a premium CSC or entry-level DSLR, and 15” laptop and tablet. It easily transforms from a shoulder bag into a tote or a backpack, and has plenty of pockets for personal belongings. (June 2018)

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