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    The Benefits of Working with Film

    Last updated 3 months ago

    Film or digital? It seems that every year as technology becomes more advanced, more photographers struggle between sticking to film and making the switch to digital. While digital cameras offers a number of benefits that appeal to people of all ages, film cameras still offer the better results that professional photographers desire.

    Digital cameras do not always produce the same quality of prints that film cameras produce. Some digital cameras have lower resolutions, resulting in fuzzier and less acceptable pictures. Many digital cameras also feature delays, leaving photographers to take fewer pictures than they could with a film camera. It can also be difficult for photographers who do not have much computer experience to get used to the technological aspects of digital cameras.

    Discover more of the benefits of film cameras from the experts here at Camera Land in NYC. Give us a call at (646) 789-4830 to learn about our film camera options and find the camera and accessories that are right for your photography skills and ambitions.  

    Camera Land Specials While Doug's at SHOT Show

    Last updated 3 months ago

    The week of January 13th is the annual SHOT show. I will be out at the show looking at all the new products and cutting deals to bring back to you. While I am away I'd like to see Neil, Scottie and Mark kept busy. With this in mind we have these specials going on.
    Joel will be at the show most of the week as well so he can brush up on optic technicals.


    Zeiss Conquest 4.5-14x50 AO MC Target Turret w/#20 Z-Plex #521490-9920 reduced to only $499.99

    Buy any in stock Zeiss Duralyt Riflescope:

    Zeiss Duralyt 1.2-5x36 Riflescope
    Zeiss Duralyt 2-8x42 Riflescope
    Zeiss Duralyt 3-12x50 Riflescope
    and we will include a Free Zeiss Terra 8x42 ED Binocular with your purchase.

    Zeiss Conquest 8x40 T* ABK Binocular #524508 reduced down to only $499.99

    Tripod Super Deal:
    If you are in the market for a tripod or know anyone who is then while our supply lasts this is the opportunity not to miss out on.
    Vortex Dakota Tripod Legs with the Vortex Summit Ball Head for only $129.99 and we are also including a Vortex GlassPAK Tripod Carrier.

    We received a shipment of the
    Vortex StrikeFire AR 15 Mount Red/Green Dot #SFRD-AR15 which we have reduced to only $139.99

    While our supply of the Minox BL 8x44 BR Binocular #62195 lasts we have lowered the price from $489.99 to only $299.99. In this price range it is tough to find a better optic.

    In Steiner we still have a few of the Steiner Predator Xtreme 2.5-10x42 Riflescope #5001 with the S-1 Reticle. These are reduced to only $549.99 and Steiner is still running their $75.00 rebate lowering it to only $474.99 after the rebate

    We have reduced the Steiner 10x42 Predator Xtreme Binoculars from $499.99 to only $299.99. These Steiner's feature their proven CAT (Color Adjusted Transmission) technology that lets you see deer and other game easier.

    If there is something you need while I am at SHOT Show give the store a call and they will assist you. I trust some of these opportunities I have worked out for while I am away are good for you.
    Have a great week

    BTW, a portion of every Minox, Steiner, Vortex & Zeiss sale is donated to United Cerebral Palsy.

    Please feel free to call Neil, Scottie or Mark @ 212-753-5128 with any questions or to place an order.

    Have a great day


    Doug @ Camera Land

    Today's "Deal of the Day" is on a very popular Zeiss Riflescope Reduced to only $499.99!

    Last updated 3 months ago

    Today's "Deal of the Day" is on a very popular Zeiss Riflescope, the Zeiss Conquest 4.5-14x50 AO MC Target Turret w/#20 Z-Plex #521490-9920 reduced to only $499.99

    Product Highlights
    ?1.0" Main Tube
    ?target Turrets
    ?Adjustable Objective
    ?Z-Plex Reticle

    High-performance riflescope for long range varmint and predator hunting or target shooting in low light conditions. Parallax adjustment, high magnification, and target turret deliver supreme accuracy. Also available with hunting turret.

    Multicoated Lenses: Carl Zeiss MC multicoating on all glass-to-air surfaces for maximum transmission, color fidelity and brilliance.

    Legendary Zeiss Optics: Carl Zeiss precision ground optics deliver detailed images with high contrast

    Z-Plex Reticle in the Second Focal Plane: The Z-Plex reticle features 4 medium weight posts with fine cross hairs. This familiar configuration provides a comfortable sight picture that gets you on target quickly and accurately.
    Second focal plane positioning: The reticle does not magnify when the scope's power is dialed up.

    Magnification 4.5-14x
    Objective Lens Diameter 50mm
    Angle of View 4.9-1.7°
    Field-of-View (@ 1000 Yds) 4.5x: 255' (85 m at 1000 m)
    14x: 88' (29 m at 1000 m)
    Dioptric Correction Range -3/+2
    Exit Pupil Diameter 4.5x: 10.8mm
    14x: 3.6mm
    Eye Relief 4.5x: 3.5" (89mm)
    14x: 3.5" (89mm)
    Impact Point Correction per Click 1/4 MOA
    Maximum Elevation/Windage Adjustment Windage: 45 MOA
    Elevation: 68 MOA
    Relative Brightness 4.5x: 117, 14x: 13
    Twilight Factor 4.5x: 15, 14x: 26.5
    Weatherproofing Water & fog proof
    Dimensions Length: 14.1" (356mm)
    Weight 19.75 oz (560 g)

    BTW, a portion of every Zeiss sale is donated to United Cerebral Palsy.

    Please feel free to call Doug or Neil @ 212-753-5128 with any questions or to place an order.[b]

    [b]* These "Deal of the Day" opportunities last as long as we have inventory so if you see this and want this please give a call or check our site.

    Have a great day

    Tips for Taking Striking Weather Photos

    Last updated 3 months ago

    Weather is one of nature’s most beautiful gifts, providing the perfect subject for photographers of all styles and preferences. If you are interested in taking striking weather photos, visit Camera Land to stock up on the right supplies. Follow these tips to capture the best photos and improve your skills.

    Get the Right Equipment
    Your photos will not turn out the way you want without the proper equipment. Any camera can take a picture of a beautiful weather phenomenon, but not every camera can create a beautiful impression of this event. Having the right equipment makes a huge difference when it comes to the final result. Visit a camera store to look at high quality options from reputable brands. Look for cameras with versatile functions that will allow you to capture different types of weather occurrences throughout the year.

    Choose the Best Filters
    Filters can enhance the most striking elements of weather photos to create the most beautiful and memorable images. That is why it is important to know which filters to keep on hand when photographing different types of weather. Polarizing filters are great for weather photographers as they can create more contrast between the background of the sky and whatever element creates the focal point of the picture. Graduated neutral-density filters can also be useful for creating contrast and getting the perfect photo.  

    Invest in a Tripod
    Nothing is better than being able to pick up your camera that is hanging around your neck and using it to snap a once-in-a-lifetime photo. But this technique is not always the best option for weather photography. Investing in a tripod will allow you to capture more details and more weather phenomena, resulting in a more diverse collection of pictures to use professionally or share with loved ones.

    Get everything you need to capture striking weather photos here at Camera Land in NYC. Contact us at (646) 789-4830 for information about our selection of cameras and equipment, including selections from Nikon and other beloved brands.

    Tripod Reduced from $249.00!!

    Last updated 3 months ago

    As I am sure you are aware by now, a little while ago we established a "Deal of the Day" section on our site. This, "Deal of the Day" is posted everyday I am here at work, assuming I find the time each day to do this, lol. 
    We buy lots of demos, close-outs and assorted new product deals and sometimes we wind up with enough to offer crazy cheap deal on something awesome. 

    Todays offering is something you should jump on if you need a tripod, know someone who needs a tripod or think you'll ever need a tripod.

    We obtained some Vortex Dakota Tripod Legs
    The Dakota tripod is an ideal, rock-solid support for high-powered spotting scopes or binoculars—featuring anodized aluminum legs.
    Quick-action lever locks flip up easily.
    Variable leg angle adjustments adapt to uneven terrain.
    Locking collar secures center column adjustments.
    Foam leg wraps provide a comfortable carry and good surface grip in cold weather.
    Rubber feet stand sure-footed on slick surfaces.
    Comes with a travel case.
    Height Minimum 18 inches
    Height Maximum 65.5 inches
    Maximum Load 14 pounds
    Folded Height 24.5 inches
    Folded Width 3.7 inches
    Leg Sections 4
    Multiple Leg Angles Yes
    Weight 4.8 pounds 

    We also obtained some Vortex Summit Ball Heads
    Want to control all the pan and tilt action with just one hand? Then the compact Summit Ball Head is what you need. This rugged tripod head features a unique ball socket with collar lock system that allows you to freely move the head in all directions:
    Helical control lets you lock and unlock the tension for free movement of the ball head.
    Quick Release plate provides a platform for speedy equipment changes.
    Spirit level bubble makes it easy to confirm when the head is level.

    We're offer the Vortex Dakota Tripod Legs with the Vortex Summit Ball Head to you for only $129.99 and also including a Vortex GlassPAK Tripod Carrier 

    Dakota Tripod:
    Construction Features:
    Ball Head Handleless tripod head design reduces bulk and weight.
    Quick-Release Plate Allows for fast equipment changes and features a locking mechanism for a secure hold.
    Anodized Aluminum Legs Provide sturdy support at a reasonable cost.
    Flip Lever Leg Locks Valued for quick adjustments of the leg height.
    Leg Wraps Valued for a quiet, comfortable carry and protection from cold. Padded upper sections on all three legs.
    Multiple Leg Angles Allow solid positioning on uneven ground. Also allows reduction of tripod height for greater stability.
    Balancing Hook Holds extra weight on the bottom of the center column for greater stability in windy conditions.
    Rubber Feet Provide solid footing on slick surfaces.

    Vortex GlassPAK Tripod Carrier 
    It only takes moments to set up and start observing when your tripod is secured in the GlassPAK tripod carrier. And, when you're ready to move along, all you do is collapse the legs and go. Padded shoulder straps provide a secure, comfortable carry. Designed with a handy zippered accessory pocket.

    BTW, a portion of every Vortex sale is donated to United Cerebral Palsy

    Please feel free to call Doug or Neil @ 212-753-5128 with any questions or to place an order. These prices may not be posted on our site so please call for these opportunities.

    * These "Deal of the Day" opportunities last as long as we have inventory so if you see this and want this please give a call or check our site.

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