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Sony HX99 Ultra-Compact Camera

The new Sony HX99 is the world’s smallest travel high-zoom camera. The tiny camera features a powerful 28x zoom and 4K video recording! all crammed into a small 4-by-2.5-inch body. The HX99 also features a ZEISS Vario-Sonnar 24-720mm (35mm Equivalent) 30x Optical Zoom lens featuring Sony´s Optical SteadyShot image stabilization technology, a retrac...read more

Zeiss ZX1 Camera

Zeiss have unveiled their first-ever digital camera, the impressive ZX1. The full frame, fixed lens camera has first-class image quality, intuitive image editing and connectivity of a smartphone. It features a 37.4MP full-frame image sensor, fixed 35mm Distagon F2 lens and a huge 4.3" touchscreen with a resolution of 1280x720 pixels to augment its ...read more

Leica Sofort Black Edition

Leica have introduced their instant camera in a matte black finish. The new Leica SOFORT black, features the letters "SOFORT" on the black leatherette and a matte black finish on the rear. The compact camera combines the convenience of built-in prints with the brands signature build and photo quality. The camera is equipped with an optical viewfind...read more

Lumapod Ultra-Compact Tripod

Lumapod is a photographer´s dream, it is the world’s first ultra-portable tripod that folds down into a single tube that looks something like the handle of a lightsaber. Deemed the "world´s fastest tripod" (can be set up and ready to go in just four seconds), the Lumapod is designed for speed and ultra-portability, making it easy to throw it into a...read more

Panasonic Lumix LX100 II

Panasonic have recently presented the next iteration of the popular Lumix LX100. The 21.77-megapixel Lumix LX100 II, gets a resolution boost and a touchscreen. The compact point-and-shoot camera now features a 17MP Four Thirds sensor (a large boost over the 12.8-megapixel chip on the last model) that is also capable of 24p/30p 4K video. It also get...read more

Canon EOS R

Canon have presented the impressive EOS R, a 30.3-megapixel video-centric full-frame mirrorless camera! The most impressive feature is its autofocus system, with phase-detect autofocus, but it also has a staggering 5,655 AF points, with 88% vertical and 100% horizontal coverage, plus the ability to focus down to -6EV, which is extremely dark. The c...read more

Sony Tough SD Cards

Sony have introduced the worlds toughest and fastest SD Card. Built to take a beating, the SF-G series Tough UHS-II SD cards are aimed squarely at adventurous photographers who shoot in challenging environments, and want to ensure that digital photos remain safe on SD cards that have been removed from their camera. According to Sony, these are a wh...read more

Phase One XF IQ4 Camera System

Phase One have introduced the all-new, highly anticipated XF IQ4 Camera System, a high-end medium format camera system that is capable of shooting a mind-blowing 150 megapixels! The camera has the highest resolution full frame medium format sensor available, providing unparalleled resolution and detail, allowing you to produce RAW images for limitl...read more

Leica M10-P

Leica have introduced the quietest M camera yet, the beautiful M10-P. Exceptionally discreet, the M10-P has an ultra-quiet mechanical shutter that is virtually silent to the ear. In addition, it has a rear touchscreen (with pinch to zoom, tap to focus and the Live View mode), and a spirit level so you can check that your horizon line is straight. U...read more

Nikon Coolpix P1000

The new Nikon Coolpix P1000 packs a huge 24-3000mm lens, with an insane 125x optical super-zoom. This monster of a lens has a maximum aperture of F2.8-8, accepts 77mm filters and has two zoom speeds. The P1000 features a 16 megapixel, 1/2.3-inch sensor that supports an ISO range of up to 6400, shoots at up to 7 fps, and packs a fully articulating L...read more

Capsule360

MIOPS first caught our attention with the rather popular MIOPS Mobile camera trigger. Now they are back with the Capsule360, the world´s most compact and versatile motion box that features a 3-axis motion control system with face and object tracking. The pocket-sized device can do pans, tilts, slides, custom movements, subject/star tracking...read more

Panasonic LUMIX TS7

Panasonic have updated their toughest compact camera, the rugged LUMIX TS7 is an adventure-ready camera specially designed for active outdoor use, and built to withstand harsh environments and risky outdoor photography. The waterproof camera can operate at depths as deep as 31m (102ft), it is also shockproof, dustproof, crush-proof, and will work i...read more

Instax Square SQ6

Fujifilm have unveiled the first square-format fully analog film camera. The good-looking Instax SQUARE SQ6 will produce 2.4-inch by 2.4-inch square format instant prints, and features motor-based macro, landscape and double exposure focus modes, a sensor for detecting surrounding brightness that will adjust the shutter speed accordingly, and a 10-...read more

Cotton Camera Harness

Outdoor Photographers rejoice, the Cotton Camera Harness is a revolutionary carrying system that eliminates all the pain on the neck and shoulder that is created by the traditional neck strap. Designed for the active photographer, the harness distributes the camera weight helping to reduce the fatigue of a long day of shooting. This updated version...read more

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 4K

Blackmagic Design, specialists in high-end electronic equipment for broadcast and video production, have introduced a 4K shooter that will fit in more budgets and hands. The new Pocket Cinema Camera is able to record at 4K resolution at 60fps in 10-bit ProRes and 12-bit RAW. It works with a native 4096 x 2160 resolution 4/3 sized sensor, and featur...read more

Panasonic Lumix GX9

Panasonic have presented the stunning new Lumix DC-GX9 a retro rangefinder-style camera with a tilting electronic viewfinder. In a smaller and nicer-looking body than ever, the sleek compact camera captures vibrant, true-to-life, high-quality images with excellent resolution, high contrast and impressive color reproduction. The travel shooter has r...read more

Rylo 360 Video Camera

Meet your new production crew. Rylo captures fully immersive 360° spherical video in beautiful 4K resolution, it films everything around you with breakthrough stabilization technology. The tiny device comes with an internal 16GB microSD card but can transmit directly to smartphones with an accompanying app that lets you easily edit and share your c...read more
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June 2019 Essentials

We are back again this month with a roundup of products that caught out attention. We are constantly on the prowl for the coolest stuff, travel essentials for life on the road, new smooth and stylish fashion pieces, new adventure ready gear, new tech stuff and accessories for your everyday carry. Here are a just few of our favorites for this month. Product details below....
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July 2019 Finds On Huckberry

Once again we have teamed up with our good friends at Huckberry to update our custom, curated BTS Shop. We have picked the most exciting fresh deals this month, with some great opportunities to get your hands on the coolest apparel and travel gear for an active lifestyle and outdoor adventures. Check out our new curated list of some of the coolest products and de...
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EDC July 2019

In this month´s roundup series of EDC (Everyday Carry), we pick some items that are carried on a consistent basis to assist you in dealing with normal everyday needs of modern society, including possible emergency situations. Every guy could use a little more gear in his pockets, so this month we have rounded up the ultimate guide to EDC essentials for the modern and discerning gentleman. Produc...