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|| News Item: Posted 2012-08-02

Samy’s Sports Shooter Specials
By Louis Feldman

We are clearing our advanced order list for Nikon’s D4 and D800, so give us a call to check on currently availability and pricing. Canon has also begun shipping their latest and greatest, the EOS 1DX --- advanced user reports have been VERY good. Call us!

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Canon M
Canon also just announced its first mirrorless camera system. Give us a call to place your advanced order for this cool new product from Canon! The new EOS M specs are impressive and would be a wonderful addition to any photographer’s arsenal:
• EOS Full HD Movie mode with Movie Servo AF for continuous focus tracking of moving subjects also includes:
• Manual exposure control
• Multiple resolution frame rates
• Built-in stereo microphone
• Manual audio level adjustment
• Video Snapshot mode with touch-screen editing
• 18.0-megapixel APS-C CMOS sensor

• ISO 100–6400 (expandable to 12800 in H mode) for video recording, ISO 100 – 12800 (expandable to 25600 in H mode) for still image shooting from bright to dim light and high performance Powerful DIGIC 5 Image Processor for exceptional image quality video and photos
• Hybrid CMOS AF delivers fast autofocus speed for video and photos
• Touch Screen 3.0-inch Clear View LCD monitor II (approximately 1,040,000 dots) with smudge-resistant coating features multi-touch operation allowing photographers to use familiar gestures such as “pinch-to-zoom” and “swiping” to scroll between pictures and Touch AF for an easy and intuitive video capture experience
• Scene Intelligent Auto mode delivers expertly optimized photos and scene detection for amazing results even when shooting at night
• Advanced imaging features like Handheld Night Scene mode, HDR Backlight Control mode, and seven Creative Filters provide added versatility
• Multi-shot Noise Reduction helps preserve precious detail in photos at high ISO speeds

Check out DPReview’s hands-on preview:

Samy’s is now on YouTube! Check out our educational videos at this link:

We also are offering a wide variety of classes and events in the coming months… classes on lighting, Photoshop, DSLR video and a cool model shoot.

Samy’s Camera will also be participating at the annual Professional Photographers of California (PPC) annual Pro Photo Expo in Pasadena in early August. Get the dates and details here:

Samy's Camera is So Cal's largest rental house. We have a huge assortment of equipment, from cameras and lenses to studio grip gear. Our clients include students, professional photographers, movie studios, and more. We offer lighting equipment, digital cameras and scanners, video gear, and cameras from 35mm up to 4x5 and 8x10, plus panoramic format cameras. You can pick up your rental gear at one of our locations throughout Southern California or we'll be happy to ship it to your location.

Checkout our current rental catalog at:

To reserve equipment or for complete details please call the Samy’s Rentals Department: Pasadena: 626-796-3300 Santa Ana: 714-557-9400 Santa Barbara: 805-963-7269 Playa Vista: 310-450-7062

Samy's Cameras has retail outlets across Southern California. If you're nearby, drop in!

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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