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|| News Item: Posted 2009-01-25

What's Hot At Samy's Camera
By Louis Feldman

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HDR-FX1000 Handycam HDV Camcorder
This is the most wonderful time of the year! College and NBA hoops are in full swing ... pitches and catchers report in just a couple of weeks ... and we're just days away from the Super Bowl! So whether you're a Cardinals fan, a Steelers fan ... wear UCLA powder blue, USC cardinal and gold or fly the Lakers' colors ... Samy's Camera is the place for all sports fans and photographers.

The hottest cameras in the pro market today are high-quality 24.5 mega-pixel Nikon's D3x and the versatile Canon 5D-Mark II. Samy's has availability on both of this high-demand cameras, so give Samy's Camera a call and ask about pricing. Make sure you tell the industrial sale representative you read Sports Shooter!

Nikon D3x specs and features:

Canon EOS 5D Mark II specs and features:

Think Tank Photo has taken the photo industry by storm and the company has recently announced a new line of backpacks for the working photographer. The Streetwalker, Streetwalker Pro, Street Walker Pro, Shape Shifter and the Urban Disguise 3. Like all of TTP's products, these new backpacks were designed and constructed with the working professional photographer in mind. Deep pockets, heavy-duty zipper, well thought out designs and versatility are all hallmarks of Think Tank Photo and these new backpacks continue that tradition.

Samy's is your one-stop shopping location for everything you need to make the leap into video. We have a wide range of digital video cameras and accessories ... products from Sony, Canon, Panasonic, Senheiser, Audio-Technica, Sure , Steadicam, Kino Flo and many, many others. Give a Samy's industrial sales representative a call to chat about your needs and how we can help you:

We are an authorized Apple dealer, so if you are looking to upgrade your desktop to the cool 24-inch iMac or a 17-inch MacBook Pro, contact us about your computing needs.

The price of memory cards has dropped, so check out our latest pricing on compact flash and SD cards from SanDisk:

Your one-stop lighting headquarters is Samy's Cameras. We carry all of the major brands of strobes so give us a call and check the latest and greatest from: Dyna-Lite, Elinchrom, Speedoton, Hensel and Profoto:

If you are in west LA, check out Samy's new beautiful Digital Video showroom, located at 12636 Beatrice St. in Los Angeles (telephone: 310-0450-4365). Drop by to check out video gear for broadcast, cinema, industrial-corporate and education. Also on the web at:

Remember, trade-ins are welcome and we also pay cash for used equipment. Call George to discuss any trade-ins: 323-938-2420, ext 1293. Make sure you tell him you're a Sports Shooter reader!

Remember that 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, West LA and Orange County.

Samy's is a proud supporter of the upcoming coolest sports photography event of the year, Sports Shooter Academy VI. Congratulations to all of those students and photographers that were accepted into this great educational event. We will be offering workshop participants discounts on rental gear during SSA VI.

(Contact Samy's Camera in Los Angeles by calling 323-964-0323 Ext 200 and ask for an industrial sales representative. Also check out Samy's Specials on or Samy's web site at:

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