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You may have noticed a few weeks ago that we announced the Digital Image Flow compact grey cards are now in stock.  These credit card size little cards are super handy and can save you hours of post production when you are trying to get your levels just right, the kit includes one grey, one white and on black card along with a secure lanyard to keep them all together. We now also have in stock from Digital Image Flow the superbly useful and accurate  Digital Colour Card.  This card allows you to calibrate your camera and means that RAW files from your camera will be consistently accurate in terms of colour reproductions and tone.All you need to do is make a RAW file from this card and then download the Photoshop scripts and follow some simple instructions.Complete colour calibration solutions are important if you want to avoid the huge amounts of time needed in post trying to fix colours which just aren't quite right.  The less time you spend between capture and print means more time shooting, some simple...

Zeiss has announced it plans to market a lens kit bundle with custom waterproof hard case, something along the lines of the old Cine kits that movie directors would be accustomed to.     As Hi Def video becomes more and more a standard feature on digital SLR cameras the need for high quality lenses with a traditional manual focus operation has taken off.  Focus pulls and pre focusing is infinitely more difficult with AF lenses which simply don't have that silky smooth and precise manual focus feel of the Zeiss counterparts. Zeiss is marketing this lens kit as a Cine solution for pro shooters with five lenses they believe are the most popular for this application.  The lens line up that they are to bundle together looks to be (at this stage!) the Distagon 21mm f2.8,  Distagon 28mm f2, Distagon 35mm f2, Planar 50mm f1.4 and Planar 85mm f1.4Pricing is not entirely clear at the moment but it looks as though buyers will get some big savings if buying the whole kit together rather than the five lenses individually. ...

Leica Lenses have been at the forefront of lens design since 35mm photography began early last century.  The Leica lens uses the highest grades of optical glass available and are constructed using only the finest materials, they are engineered with an attention to detail that is unsurpassed by any other manufacturer and offer a longevity that is legendary."Leica's high-performance lenses are all made, by hand, at Leica's main factory in Solms near Wetzlar, Germany. They represent the fruit of many years of experience in optics and precision mechanics and are produced using unique technologies, high-quality materials and the commitment and craftsmanship of expert staff. Only they can deliver true Leica quality to your images."Leica Camera Germany now offers 22 lenses for the Leica M system, these include the ultra fast wide angle Summilux-M 21 mm f/1.4 ASPH, the standard focal length Noctilux-M 50 mm f/0.95 ASPH and the telephoto Apo-Summicron-M 75mm f/2 ASPH just to name a few.The expansion of the Leica M lens line up over the past few years has been the cumulative result of new technological possibilities,...

We have in stock the 22inch FlexScan S2243W monitor for a new low price if $1120!The FlexScan S2243W is capable of outputting 95% of RGB color and is supplied complete with EzyPix 2.0 software, origami hood and a full 5 year or 30,000 hour warranty.  This is probably the best value for money professional display solution for photographers committed to colour consistency and faithful reproduction of tone.     We are also pleased to announce that the new self calibrating ColorEdge CG275W is now in stock and has been selling well.  The pro shooters that we have been supplying the monitors to have given great feedback and told us about the huge benefits and time saving features of these screens....

The official West Australian Fuji X100 launch was held at Malt Supper Club in Mount Lawley last week.  A very special thanks to Fuji, Brad Rimmer and Christian Fletcher!Nearly 100 people attended to see the unveiling of the camera and listen to presentations by Perth photographers Bard Rimmer and Christian Fletcher.  Feedback and images created by the photographers already indicate that the X100 is a compact camera that compromises nothing in terms of image quality and superb usability. The launch highlighted that this little camera is definitely set to live up to the hype started all those months ago when it was first announced.  This really does seem like a camera that is aimed squarely at the pro photographer and the photo enthusiast with a level of refinement simply not found from other smaller digital cameras in this class.Camera Electronic is pleased to offer a special deal to anyone who puts down a pre-order deposit on a Fuji X100.  If you put down a deposit with us to secure your camera we will give you a signed copy of Brad...

Camera Electronic is pleased to be running two upcoming workshop events with acclaimed photographers Johannes van Kan and Jo Grams.  The Leica Workshop 2011 featuring Johannes Van Kan The workshop will concentrate on the Leica brand and the romance and culture that are attached to it. We will detail where the company has been and where it is going whilst also explaining our long history with the Leica brand. We will show every camera model currently made by Leica and discuss the specifications and extraordinary characteristics on each one, we will also allow the cameras to be passed around to each attendee for short trial periods throughout the day. We are hoping to have every lens in the current line up available on the day and talk briefly about the extraordinary optical designs available to Leica shooters.The day will commence with introductions of staff and our featured speaker, Award winning photographer and Leica rangefinder specialist Johannes Van Kan.  Johannes will then tell the story of how he got his personally engraved special edition M9 direct from Leica Germany!  After this...

Nothing represents the ultimate in photographic equipment better than the Leica M series camera.  Small, quite, robust and elegantly designed for the photographer, the Leica M has over the decades become an instantly recognizable icon of photography.The iconic shape of the Leica M was first introduced in 1954 with the M3.  Over the years the design philosophy has changed little and nowadays the Leica M9 and Leica MP are testament to Leica's obsession with quality, functionality and beauty.Here at Camera Electronic we pride ourselves on being one of Australia's largest and most experienced Leica dealers, we have been selling Leica products to our customers in Perth as well as our national and international customers for nearly 40 years.   The currant Leica M9 is a masterpiece of classic design married to the latest in digital technology.  With an 18 million pixel full frame sensor, combined with the legendary Leica M lens lineup, the M9 produces images of the highest quality.For the traditionalist photographers, or those who simply love working with film, the Leica MP offers the latest generation in the...

Cullmann are no novice's to the photographic industry.For the past 30 years Cullmann has had a name throughout the world for making high quality camera accessories at an affordable price.What more could anyone want? With Tripod/Head combo's starting at $179.95 and a full size ,light weight, heavy duty tripod/head combo including a built-in monopod for only $279.95 now's never been a better time to purchase a tripod or upgrade your existing tripod.Also for all you strobists out there, they have a miniture ball head which doubles as a small adapter for any speedlite flash which uses a hot shoe. For something like this in other brand's you'd be paying around the $75+ but for Cullmann you only pay $49.95!Jump into their website to see the complete range online or come in store and ask one of our sales staff to show you them in action. Cullmann WebsiteCE Webstore...