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|| News Item: Posted 2009-04-02

TomTom GPS, Hot DSLRs and In-Store Classes Top Samy's Monthly News
By Louis Feldman

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Ever get lost driving around a strange city or for that matter your hometown? On location and trying to find the closest restaurant, gas station, Starbucks or hotel? You need a GPS!

Samy's Camera is now carrying the cool and modestly priced GPS units from TomTom. Check out these small, handy units:

We also sponsor and host a variety of seminars and workshops in our stories. From the basics of digital photography to using the top end software like Final Cut Pro and Adobe's Photoshop, check out our list of classes here:

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 that 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:

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:

Samy's was a new 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:

Samy's has six locations throughout Southern California:

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 Camera is a proud supporter of the upcoming Sports Shooter Academy VI. Congratulations to the students that applied and were accepted into THE coolest sports photography event of the year (to borrow a Bert-ism)!

(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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