Camera Wholesalers — a33

Lessons learned from an Alpha (A33, to be exact...)

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One cool perk of working in a camera store is the ability to be among the first to try out new cameras and test drive them, so we can be better acquainted with their features and to help you with any questions you may have. Such was the case last Sunday when I got the opportunity to shoot a benefit concert for a great charity ( Healing The Children, headquartered in New Milford, CT) headlined by none other than Kevin & Michael Bacon and their band, The Bacon Bros! There were many cameras I could've choosed from, but I wanted to...

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We're Having Our Sports & Action Class One More Time!

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I know you'd love to take great sports photos like these (by our CWS friend Marc Farb) but you'd be satisfied to get a non-blurry shot of your loved one in action. Either way, tomorrow night is for you! Due to popular demand, we are holding our Sports and Action Photography Class one more time with CWS photo educator Fred Bonilla tomorrow evening  (11/4) at 7PM, right here in the store. We had a great turnout last time, even with inclement weather and for those who couldn't make it the last time, and for first time shooters, here your last...

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PhotoPlus 2010 - An HDR World at 24 FPS!

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My day trip to this year's PhotoPlus Expo was a exciting study in contrasts. While this was definitely a photo expo, the influence of video permiated the hall, with a good portion of dealers and lectures covering HD video in some manner. More than a few folks walked up and down the exhibit aisles with Canon 5D Mark II's with Steadycam Merlins or some other balancing device (their walking was a bit off balance, but that's another matter...) With even mid priced point & shoots equipped with HD video of some sort, it's application was the subject of much discussion and attention....

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Tent Sale Fun! (Woo-Hoo!)

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We've had a great time with our Tent Sale so far this year, with some great prices, cool events and a sneak peek of the newest cameras and equiptment for sale starting now for the coming holiday season. We're grateful to our friends at Olympus for their assistance and support, and we thank John Issac for sharing his incredible photography & an inspiring talk on Thursday. (Here's Fred, Jason, John Issac & Kim at the event -Photo by Steve Ball of Olympus). Tent Show prices will continue throughout the month, so it's not too late to take advantage of getting a new E-PL1 or 30X zoom SP-800 UZ...

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Tent Sale 2010 - It's Sony's Turn!

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Our 2010 Tent Sale continues this weekend when the folks of Sony join us for 2 days of Tent Sale specials & fun! Sony can truly claim some of the most innovative camera introductions this year with their "Nex" EVIL cameras and the new A33 & A55 with Translucent Mirror Technology. Along with the new features in their Cybershot point & shoots like "Sweep Panoramic " and "3D Image Viewing", and their Handycam HD video cameras, Sony can offer something for everyone! So come join us this weekend and join in the fun! BTW, while the reps are in on the weekends, Tent...

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