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|| News Item: Posted 2006-07-03

Samy's Sports Shooter Specials
By Louis Feldman

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Dyna-Lite XP-1100 portable AC power supply
Samy's is your headquarters for Pocket Wizard products. The Multimax transceiver is a 32 channel unit featuring the most advanced digital radio triggering system available in the photographic market with integrated trigger time control software, true trigger confirmation and selective quad triggering only to mention a few. The true trigger confirmation feedback, up to 1600-feet away or more, without the need for signal repeaters or daisy-chained radios. Call Samy's for Sports Shooter pricing and to check for all of the often hard-to-find Pocket Wizard cords and accessories.

HOT NEWS: The new PocketWizard Plus II has started shipping according the MAC Group distributors of PocketWizard products. The PocketWizard II Plus the biggest feature is on-the-fly switching between transmitter and receiver, giving users more flexibility in use. We will have more details and pricing once we get these units in stock. Give Samy's a call to get on the purchase list and for pricing information.

Your one-stop lighting headquarters is Samy's Cameras. We carry all of the major brands of strobes including: Dyna-Lite, Elinchrom, Speedoton and ProFoto. Exciting news from Hensel for those photographers wanting a fabulous buy on a budget lighting system. Hensel's new Integra Pro 500 monolights feature a 6 - stop range with adjustable output in 1/10th stop increments, built-in slave and a 300-watt modeling lamp. We are offering this new strobe system in a kit with 2 Integra 500 units, 1 softbox, 2 umbrellas, 2 light stands, a carrying case and other accessories. Give us a call for more details.

And for portability when you have that portrait shoot where AC power is not convenient ... check out the Hensel Porty 1200 watt battery system or the very cool Dyna-Lite XP-1100 portable AC power supply.

For you Nikon shooters, the D200 remains a very hot item. D200. The speed and quality of its bigger brothers in the Nikon digital SLR line, the D200 is the perfect camera for shooters needing a second body or primary bodies that aren't as big and bulky as the "H" or "X". This digital SLR features:
• 10.2 megapixel DX Format CCD image sensor
• 5fps high-speed continuous shooting in continuous bursts of up to 22 NEF (RAW) or 37 JPEG (FINE - LARGE) shots
• Durable, Magnesium alloy (Mg) body
• Large viewfinder with 0.94x magnification and large 2.5-inch LCD monitor
• Built-in Speedlight
• 100 to 1600 (ISO equivalent) in steps of 1/3, 1/2 or 1 EV with additional settings up to 1 EV over 1600

Ever get lost on assignment? You can add your own personal "never-lost" system in your own vehicle with a GPS from Magellan and Garmin The Roadmate 360 and 760 and the Garmin StreetPilot and Quest not only will guide you to your destination with an interactive map, but gives you voice prompt turn-by-turn directions. Want to find a place to eat? No problem because these GPS units all have nearly 2 million points of interests like businesses, banks, hotels, airports, gas stations, ATMs, restaurants and more stored.

Apple just announced its new laptop, the MacBook. This looks like a Road Warrior's dream machine … speedy, small and very cool looking (especially with the configuration with the black case!). This new laptop replaces the very popular iBook and features:
• 1.83GHz or 2.0GHz Intel Core Duo
• 13.3-inch (diagonal) TFT glossy widescreen display
• Apple Remote with Front Row
• Up to 2GB RAM
• Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 950
• Slot-loading optical drive
• Up to 120GB hard drive
• Built-in AirPort Extreme wireless
• Analog and digital audio in and out
• FireWire 400 and USB 2.0 ports
• Comes with iLife '06, Mac OS X Tiger
Call Samy's Camera for details on configuration options and pricing!

The Airport Addicted. The Airport Security. There are no hotter equipment bags than products from Think Tank Photo. Samy's is an authorized Think Tank dealers and we have all of their line IN STOCK. Give us a call for Sports Shooter member pricing!

And ... Remember Samy's Camera is the largest photographic rental house in Southern California and we have stores in Los Angeles (Fairfax main store), Pasadena, Santa Barbara, Venice and Orange County.

(Contact Samy's Camera in Los Angeles by calling (323) 938-2420 and ask for an industrial sales representative. Also check out Samy's Specials on or Samy's web site at:

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