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Site updated

Posted 16/03/2007 at 2:58 AM Categories: Default
Regular visitors to the site will no doubt have noticed that we've recently changed our product pages to what, we hope, is a more user-friendly layout. We've still got some work to do, but, in the meantime, please let us know if you prefer it. Is there something missing? Can we do better? Please use the form below to let us know. Read More

Olympus price drops

Posted 15/03/2007 at 4:10 AM Categories: Default
With immediate effect, the Olympus mju 770 sw (silver and blue) is reduced to $539, the Olympus SP-550 UZ is now $719, and the Olympus FE-240 is just $369. Order here: mju 770 sw silver | mju 770 sw blue | SP-550 UZ | FE-240 Read More

Sony a little hiccup

Posted 9/03/2007 at 8:12 AM Categories: Default
A system error has meant that a lot of our Sony products have disappeared from our system. The cause of this problem is currently being ascertained and the products are being re-established as quickly as possible. In the meantime, if you have an enquiry on a Sony product that isn't listed, please call us on 1300 304 165 or send us an email. We apologise for any inconvenience caused. Read More

Canon EOS 400D lens kit price reduction

Posted 9/03/2007 at 2:22 AM Categories: Default
Price drop - Canon EOS 400D w/ Tamron AF 18-200mm F3.5-6.3 XR Di II LD Aspherical (IF) Macro lens now just $1649. Read More

Pentax K10D price reduction

Posted 9/03/2007 at 2:18 AM Categories: Default
Available immediately, the Pentax K10D digital SLR with 18-55mm and 55-200mm Pentax DA lenses has dropped $100 to just $1849.Prices applicable whilst stocks last. Read More

New Canon digital video cameras announced

Posted 28/02/2007 at 9:02 PM Categories: Default
Product announcement: Canon MD120 digital video camera Key Features:- miniDV video camera- 800k pixel CCD- 35x optical zoom- 2.7-inch LCD viewer- Canon's 'Real Widescreen'Avail. : Immediate (order from 1st March)Price : $399 Product announcement: Canon MD160 digital video camera Key Features:- miniDV video camera- 1.07 megapixel CCD- Still capture- Remote control- 35x optical zoom- 2.7-inch LCD viewer- Canon's 'Real Widescreen'Avail. : Immediate (order from 1st March)Price : $569 Read More

More new Sony Handycams announced

Posted 27/02/2007 at 12:21 AM Categories: Default
Sony have announced yet more additions to their Handycam range of digital video cameras. Details so far... Sony Handycam DCR-SR42:- Huge 40x Zoom lens!- 30GB HDD- Handycam Station- A truly tiny unit!Price: $879 incl. GST (RRP $999)Avail.: April '07 Sony Handycam DCR-SR62:- MegaPixel CCD & Engine- 25x Zoom lens- 30GB HDD- Handycam Station- A truly tiny unit!Price: $1099 incl. GST (RRP $1199)Avail.: April '07 Sony Handycam DCR-SR200:- 4.0MP Still image capture-&nb Read More

Canon EOS 40D rumour mill

Posted 23/02/2007 at 11:15 PM Categories: Default
** UPDATE ** The Canon EOS 40D has finally been announced officially, along with a whole new range of Canon digital cameras.Original Message:Where there's smoke there's fire? We've received reports that Canon Hong Kong's website has a blank page with the title 'EOS 40D', which has led to widespread speculation that this new digital SLR is more than just a rumour.The PMA 2007 show website suggested yesterday the that EOS 40D specifications will be something like: - 10.1 MP CMOS sensor- Read More

Two new Pentax Optio cameras

Posted 22/02/2007 at 11:00 AM Categories: Default
Product Announcement : Pentax Optio A30 (replaces Optio A20) Key Features:- 10 megapixel resolution- 3x optical zoom (38-114mm equiv.)- 2.5-inch (6.4cm) LCD screen- CCD-shift image stabilisation- SD/SDHC memory card compatible (22MB internal memory)- Slimline black case- Rechargeable Li-ion battery Product Announcement : Pentax Optio W30 (replaces Optio W20) Key Features:- 7 megapixel resolution- 3x optical zoom (38-114mm equiv.)- 2.5-inch (6.4cm) LCD screen- Waterproof to 3m- ISO to Read More

FujiFilm S5 Pro pricing available now

Posted 22/02/2007 at 11:00 AM Categories: Default
We are pleased to announce that the pricing on the FujiFilm S5 Pro digital SLR has finally been made available. You can now pre-order your S5 Pro (body only) for just $2649 (RRP $2995). The first batch of cameras is expected in the next week or two, but these are pre-sold. Place a pre-order now to ensure your wait is minimal. FujiFilm S5 Pro digital SLR Camera-Warehouse news - you heard it hear first...again! :) Read More

New Canon PowerShot and IXUS digital cameras announced

Posted 22/02/2007 at 11:00 AM Categories: Default
Canon have today announced some new additions to their PowerShot and IXUS digital camera ranges: Canon PowerShot TX1- 7.1 megapixel resolution- 10x stabilised optical zoom (39-390mm equiv.)- 30 frames/sec HDTV video (1280x720 pixels)- Vertical profile, IXUS-sized packagingPrice/Avail. : TBA Canon IXUS 75- 7.1 megapixel resolution- 3x optical zoom (35-105mm equiv.)- DIGIC III processor with Face Detection AF/AE/FE- 3.0鈥 PureColor LCD screen- ISO 1600 and Auto ISO ShiftPrice/Avail. : TBA Can Read More

New Nikon COOLPIX cameras announced

Posted 21/02/2007 at 11:00 AM Categories: Default
In the build-up to PMA 2007* Nikon have announced a new line-up of their very popular COOLPIX compact digital camera range. Nikon COOLPIX P5000:- 10 megapixel resolution- 3.5x stabilised optical zoom (36-126mm equiv.)- 2.5-inch (6.4cm) LCD screen Nikon COOLPIX S200:- 7.1 megapixel resolution- 3x stabilised optical zoom (38-114mm equiv.)- 2.5-inch (5.2cm) LCD screen- Slimline body Nikon COOLPIX S50 / COOLPIX S50c:- 7.1 megapixel resolution- 3x stabilised optical zoom (38-114mm equiv.)- 3-inc Read More

Sigma SD14 back on track

Posted 21/02/2007 at 11:00 AM Categories: Default
Update:Sigma SD14 is now available to order.Original Message:According to the Sigma Japan website, the Sigma SD14 digital SLR will be shipping from 6th March. Our local suppliers have suggested mid-April as a realistic timeframe for Australian availability.Read the Sigma press release (English version) The release of the SD14 is significant as Sigma have incorporated the Foveon X3 sensor, which has 3-layers, each capturing red, green and blue light exclusively. According to Sigma "...conven Read More

New Sony sensor allows full resolution stills from video

Posted 19/02/2007 at 11:00 AM Categories: Default
Sony Corporation have announced a new 6-megapixel CMOS sensor (the bit that records the image in digital cameras) that allows full resolution video at 60 frames per second, and opens the door to full resolution still picture extraction from video - something that has, to date, not been possible at video-speed frame rates. The sensor is also capable of 300 frame/second capture at lower resolutions. More information is available on dpreview.com. Read More

Kodak EasyShare C875 price drop

Posted 14/02/2007 at 11:00 AM Categories: Default
With immediate effect the Kodak EasyShare C875 has dropped $60 to $279. Order the Kodak EasyShare C875 now Read More

Digital camera bundle discounts

Posted 14/02/2007 at 11:00 AM Categories: Default
At Camera-Warehouse we recognise that rarely will you purchase a digital camera on its own. Extras such as memory and a case are required purchasing as the manufacturers don't normally supply these with the camera, but this can mean the cost of your camera starts to mount up. When you buy in-store, these extras are often discounted to sweeten the deal, but that's not been possible online...until now! We are very excited to announce the availability of a new quotes service at Camera-Warehouse tha Read More

New Sony A100 kits announced

Posted 12/02/2007 at 11:00 AM Categories: Default
Sony have announced to great value kits based on the fantastic A100 digital SLR camera. These will be available to order online from Tuesday 13th Feb., or you can send us an email.Sony A100 Twin Lens System Kit includes:- Sony A100 body (with standard accessories)- 18-70mm/F3.5-5.6 zoom lens- 75-300mm/F4.5-5.6  zoom lens- HVLF35AM flash- LCSASC30 casePrice : $1949 incl. GST*Availability : Immediate Sony A100 Twin Lens Memory Kit includes:- Sony A100 body (with standard accessories)- 18-70mm Read More

How are we doing?

Posted 7/02/2007 at 11:00 AM Categories: Default
Already in 2007 we've implemented some updates and new features to the Camera-Warehouse website and we'd like to know how you think we're doing...so we know whether we're on the right track. It's you we're making the changes for, after all! If you have a spare minute (honestly...it won't take any longer than that), please complete our visitor survey and let us know how you think we can improve the website. We're always keen to hear constructive criticism - so now's your chance to put that niggly Read More

Our News Feeds

Posted 5/02/2007 at 11:00 AM Categories: Default
Camera-Warehouse has a number of free RSS news feeds to keep you in touch. RSS is an information delivery technology that allows you to read our news without visiting our website. In order to read RSS feeds you must have a RSS news reader or compatible web browser.* You can also opt to receive the news by email subscription instead, and can opt-out at any time. Our feeds are written in-house and are therefore Australia-centric. News items include new product information, stock availability Read More

New Panasonic digital cameras announced

Posted 2/02/2007 at 11:00 AM Categories: Default
Panasonic has today announce it's latest releases of their Lumix digital camera range, expected to arrive in Australia over the next 6-8 weeks. Lumix DMC-FZ8 (replacing DMC-FZ7)- 7.2 megapixels- 12x stabilised (O.I.S.) optical zoom (36 - 432mm equiv.)- 2.5-inch (6.4cm) high-resolution LCD- SD/SDHC media compatible (27MB internal memory)- Rechargeable Li-ion battery- Pricing/Aus. availability TBA Lumix DMC-TZ2 / Lumix DMC-TZ3 (replacing DMC-TZ1)- 6 megapixels (TZ2) / 7 megapixels Read More

Canon price changes

Posted 1/02/2007 at 11:00 AM Categories: Default
Update:More price drops...hurrah! PowerShotCanon PowerShot S3 IS - $529 (down $56) Digital SLRCanon EOS 30D w/ EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 II - now $1949 (down $200)Canon EOS 30D Enthusiast Kit (w/ 17-85mm IS lens) - now $2429 (down $370)Canon EOS 5D body only - now $3929 (down $370) Original message:Canon have dropped the price on the EOS 30D and 5D digital SLR cameras. With immediate effect the EOS 30D body only is available for just $1779 (down $170). More updates very soon. Read More

No news is...oops!

Posted 31/01/2007 at 11:00 AM Categories: Default
If you've signed up to our RSS news feed recently, and wondered why it's been so quiet at such a busy time of the year, I apologise. We discovered just this afternoon that no news has made it to the feed recently, for which we [embarrassingly] apologise profusely! Normal service is now resumed. This would seem like a good opportunity to also tell you that we'll be offering dedicated 'news channels' in the very near future, so you'll be able to filter the news you receive by its nature. So, wheth Read More

Nikon D40, D80 firmware updates

Posted 31/01/2007 at 11:00 AM Categories: Default
Update:My apologies to those who've tried, but apparently the US site is limited to use by owners of cameras with US registered serial numbers only.The following is the Asia-Pacific version with no such restrictions: http://nikonasia-en.custhelp.com/cgi-bin/nikonasia_en.cfg/php/enduser/std_alp.phpOrginal message:Nikon (USA) has announced new firmware versions for their D40 and D80 digital SLR cameras. For more information and to upgrade your camera, please follow the links below:Nikon D80 : http Read More

New digital camera support channels

Posted 31/01/2007 at 11:00 AM Categories: Default
We're excited to announce a new feature for our customers. We have just launched our first news 'channel' dedicated to news on Pentax K10D support issues. If you have a Pentax K10D (whether you've purchased from us or not) you can subscribe, free of charge, to receive notification of post-sales support issues relating to your camera - for example, the recent firmware update released by Pentax. You can subscribe to the service via RSS feed or email and the main advantage is that you'll Read More

Free delivery until end of February

Posted 29/01/2007 at 11:00 AM Categories: Default
From now until the end of February, Camera-Warehouse will be offering free shipping on all orders over $250 (incl. GST). For this special offer to apply, your order must be placed before midnight on the 28th February, although it may ship after this time. Read More






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