Yeti from BlackRapid Inc.

New from BlackRapid Inc, creators of the Original Camera Sling announce the Yeti, a solution for carrying two camera bodies with maximum mobility. With a sleek single shoulder design, stability and multiple configurations, the Yeti includes a cross body stabilizer to hold the system tight across the body. The Yeti Slim has the same options but with a more slender shoulder pad ideal for people with smaller builds. blackrapid.com  


Canson Paper for the Digital Darkroom

Platine Fibre Rag is the combination of the premium 100% cotton platinum paper that Canson has supplied for many years to the original platinum and platine photographic market, with the latest microporous coating, making this traditional darkroom paper now available for your digital printing. Setting the benchmark for digital darkroom papers, Platine Fibre Rag provides the aesthetic and feel of the original F-Type Baryta Fibre paper, having a true pure white tone without using optical brighteners that are known to affect the longevity of digitally produced images. canson-infinity.com


Keep Track of Your Gear with FinderCodes

FinderCodes is an electronic lost and found system, the perfect way to keep track of all your gear. The system combines the use of mobile phones, QR codes and apps to fill the everyday necessity of recovering valuable lost items. Adhesive, iron-on and hangtags hosting unique QR codes can be added to everything from camera bags to SD cards to help safeguard from permanent loss. findercodes.com


Brenthaven Camera Carrying Cases

Brenthaven brings their expert case knowledge into the realm of photography. The Brenthaven BX2 camera line features a range of case designs from small and large over-the-shoulder cases, to high capacity messenger bags. The new line of camera carrying cases offer many useful features including pull out rainflys, tethered LED lights and water-resistant external fabrics and zippers. brenthaven.com



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Two New Single Use Black and White Film Cameras from Ilford

The ‘return to film movement’ has spurred demand for two new single use film cameras from Ilford. Loaded with either XP2 Super film (Process C-41) or HP5 Plus, users get 27 exposures and a chance to try their hand at analog imaging! The XP2 model is easily processed at any local or mail order minilab. ilfordphoto.com


Toddy Gear: Toddy Smart Cloth

This carefully handcrafted microfiber cloth provides effective, scratch-free cleaning for your iDevices, screens, lenses and more. It features an AEGIS Microbe Shield ® technology coating, and is offered in a plethora of fashionable designs. Four different collections include a total of 42 vibrant print and pattern options. toddygear.com


Benro MeFoto Travel Tripod Kit

Available in a choice of modern metallic colors, the stylish and versatile new MeFoto Travel Tripod Kit quickly and neatly converts to a 64″ monopod, and can securely hold up to 17.6 pounds. 15.4″ when folded, it’s available in a choice of five stylish colors. www.benrousa.com 


Lensbaby Spark

An affordable addition to the Lensbaby lens family, Spark is geared toward young photo enthusiasts who are looking for a creative spark to help break out of the box of traditional photography. Spark lets photographers capture creative images in-camera that have a sweet spot of focus surrounded by beautiful artistic blur. It is a manual focus lens that provides a tactile shooting experience. Photographers squeeze to focus, and tilt to move the “sweet spot” of focus around the image. It is available for Canon and Nikon DSLRs. www.lensbaby.com 


DxO Optics Pro 8

Optics Pro 8 is a major new release of its image quality processing software of reference for all demanding photographers. Available for both Mac and Windows, DxO Optics Pro 8 provides the best tool for automatically adjusting contrast and light, the most advanced optical corrections and even finer and more precise color management. Its enhanced performance and improved interface deliver a better user experience. DxO Optics Pro is based on a unique approach consisting of extensive camera and lens calibrations. The software integrates several powerful tools delivering automatic RAW and JPEG image processing for both amateur photographers and experts: optical and geometrical Read more »