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  1. PhireSide

    [SALE] Nikon D3100, 18-55mm lens, 55-300mm lens, 50mm prime lens - R6000

    Item name (be very descriptive): Nikon D3100 with +-9000 exposures, triple lens bundle Age and condition: Approximately 4 years, 9/10 Do you include packaging: Original box for 50mm Prime Lens Warranty: No Reason for selling: Collecting dust Price: R6000 Negotiable: No Location: Port Elizabeth...
  2. Jamie McKane

    Researchers discover ransomware vulnerability in DSLR cameras

    Researchers discover ransomware vulnerability in DSLR cameras Check Point Software Technologies has released a report detailing security vulnerabilities in DSLR cameras which allow attackers to infect the devices with ransomware. According to the research, attackers can install ransomware on...
  3. Jamie McKane

    Why a DSLR camera still beats a great smartphone

    Why a DSLR camera still beats a great smartphone With the rise of digital cameras, photography has become a common pastime. We have progressed from simple point-and-clicks to the AI-powered smartphone cameras of today - capable of taking breathtaking photographs.
  4. O

    Canon DSLR Repairs \ Cleaning?

    So it looks like I might have stuffed up the fresnel focusing screen of my EOS 750D a bit, and now some "streaks" or "scratches" appear when looking through the viewfinder. I suppose the damage is not too bad as it doesn't affect anything other than looking through the viewfinder - so I know...
  5. LazyLion

    The experiment to prove the Flat Earthers wrong.

    So we need some volunteers... This is from my brother in the USA... ------------- Which brings me to my request - I need a favor from you. I would like you to take a photo of the night sky. Why? Well, that's kind of a long story. I've been debating (the polite) term some flat earth believers...
  6. O

    Sony Alpha A77 (Body only)

    Item name: Sony Alpha A77 body. Age and condition: In perfect working condition, body has a bit of wear and tear but nothing serious. Do you include packaging: Will pack it well if shipping is required. Warranty: No Reason for selling: Have 2 bodies of the same. Not so much into shooting...
  7. marlin178

    [sale] Canon F 70-200mm f/2.8L IS USM MK1 Lens

    Item name: Canon F 70-200mm f/2.8L IS USM MK1 Lens Age and condition: 6 years - excellent condition Do you include packaging: Yes Warranty: No Reason for selling: No time for photography unfortunately Price: R16 000 Negotiable: Yes Location: Rosebank Shipping or collection: Prefer...
  8. B

    Photography for beginners - Where to start

    Hi all, I've looked through the threads and haven't found exactly what I'm looking for, so hopefully this can become a first stop, easy to read and understand sticky for anyone interested in taking up photography as a hobby. I fall into that group but have no idea where to start. So for the...
  9. C

    SA Film / Advert entry makes top 25 in International Doritos Contest - Please support

    A South African entry has made the top 25 for the first time in the international Doritos "Crash the Superbowl" 2013 film contest: http://www.doritospeacekeeper.com Two PE filmmakers, Brett Gieseke and Kevin Meiring, using only a Canon 5D DSLR and a makeshift green screen - conceptualised...
  10. Rouxenator

    DSLR gear, No idea - a Sony Video

    At last a video that highlights what I have been saying for years. http://blog.gsmarena.com/sony-mocks-clueless-dslr-users-with-new-ad-campaign/ http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LApO_BDRE8M
  11. B

    For Sale: Sony A200 with 3 Lenses and a Flash Gun

    Hi there, I'm selling my current DSLR kit as I have upgraded. The kit includes: Sony A200 Body Sigma 70-300mm F4-5.6 lens Sony 18-70mm F3.5-5.6 lens Sony Macro 50mm F2.8 lens Sony HVL-F42AM Flash Gun All original accessories included as well as a 2GB Memory Card. I'm selling the lot for...
  12. P

    Video DSLR Support Systems in SA

    Hi, I think that the only place holding stock for DSLR accessories/rigs such as follow focus and shoulder mounts is http://visuals.tv/ but they do not maintain a price list - hmmm. I've also been to a lot of SA Photo/Camera retail websites, most listed on a post in this Forum - but alas...
  13. M

    For Sale: Canon EOS 400D DSLR with loads of extras

    Not sure where to post this so thought off topic might be the best place. I am selling my old camera, it is 10 megapixels, 1.6 cropped sensor, comes with the 17 to 55mm Kit lens, a battery grip, 4 batteries in total and and an infra red remote trigger. I'm asking R4750 for the whole lot...
  14. F

    Nikon D3100 Digital SLR announced

    http://www.dpreview.com/news/1008/10081920nikond3100.asp Nikon has unveiled the D3100, its latest entry-level offering and its first DSLR that can record full 1080p HD videos. Successor to the popular D3000, it is built around a 14.2 CMOS sensor and a 3 inch LCD. As well as movies it gains...
  15. R

    First Time Buyer - newbie

    Hi Guys, I’m an IT guy with no photography background. My company has asked me to purchase 2 cameras for video and stills. I am based in Durban and cannot find any decent places i can test out equipment. I also narrowed my choice down to the Canon D550 for stills and the Canon HV20 for...
  16. D

    Camera Choice??

    Hi.. I have been using a Cybershot (Sony DSC-V3) for about 5 years now and pretty much know the ins and outs of it. I have grown fond of photography over the past few years and would like to expand my knowledge. I would like to move up/upgrade to a SLR digital camera but I am not sure what to...
  17. D

    Sony A700

    Hi peeps, I have a Sony Alpha 700, and when you turn it off, there is a shaking of some sort to shake of any dust on the sensor and so on. For some reason all of a sudden, my camera does this shake when you power the camera on, for about 3 seconds and does not do the shake when turning...
  18. W

    Full Frame DSLR for $2000

    Sony's rumoured new entry level full frame DSLR has just been announced. The A850 It basically the A900 but with a 3fps as opposed to 5fps shooting speed and some very minor other changes. Luminous Landscape likes it. Full frame is getting affordable now.
  19. B

    New Nikon D3000 & D300s + 2 new lenses

    Hot on the heels of the D5000 service recall, Nikon have announced two new DX DSLRs and two new lenses including a refresh for the 18-200 VR. I just browsed the specs, but I'm not sure yet why anyone would upgrade to these bodies? It doesn't look like there is a whole lot more in the new...
  20. S

    Which Canon?? 10D or 300D?

    Hi there, I am hopin to pickup a DSLR..i can only afford 2nd hand..between the 10D and 300D..on offer at the mo'... my preference would be the 350D..but petrol is steep and my credit card is maxed... so which one would you guys suggest? 10 D or 300D?? Thanks, D
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