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Kickstarter: KUVRD Universal Lens Cap for DSLR Camera Lens



We love Kickstarter and IndieGogo because we get to see what new, innovative products are available for photographers. Typically, the products launched on these crowdfunding sites aren't from your typical photography manufacturers but from small startup companies. KUVRD is one of them and they just launched one of the coolest universal lens cap solution. The lens cap will fit every lens with a diameter between 60mm and 150mm. It will cover most non-super telephoto lenses, as well as pretty much every lens mount.


The lens cap not only protects the front element but the rear element too. It's a one size fits all. Unlike the plastic lens caps, since it is made of rubber, it protects your lenses from drops as the rubber provides some added protection. Not only does it offer drop protection, it also protects your lens from dust, dirt and water.

The KUVRD Universal Lens Cap starts off at $30 for one, $45 for two and $60 for three. If you back the project and share to social media, they'll throw in an extra ULC for free.


Press Release: Think Tank Releases Pro-Sized Tripod Rolling Case



Our friends at Think Tank Photo have just released the Video Tripod Manager 44. This well-cushioned, highly rigid rolling case holds cinema-sized tripods, stands, sliders, and/or modifiers up to 40” in height. The rolling case features robust handles on four sides, so it’s easy to load into a vehicle. It is an ideal travel solution as its rectangular shape stacks easily, saving space. This roller’s crush-resistant ABS twinwall reinforcement provides impact protection. Shock-absorbing wheels roll smoothly and hold up under the toughest conditions.

And, don’t forget, whenever you use this special URL when ordering anything from Think Tank over $50 in value, you can add free gear to your order.

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Review: Maha Powerex MH-C808M Ultimate Charger for Eight AA/AAA/C/D Batteries



Overview : The Maha PowerEx MH-C808M is designed for today's ultra high capacity C & D batteries with rapid charging current. Charging time for a 11,000 mAh D battery is around 5 hours, while other products may take up to 40 hours to complete. Unlike other universal chargers, the Maha PowerEx MH-C808M uses rugged fixed contacts rather than spring-loaded ones, enhancing product reliability.

It also features a rugged DIN power connector found only in professional products. It provides user with the option to choose between a soft charge and a fast charge mode. The Soft mode delivers the highest battery life and allows 100% compatibility with older, lower capacity batteries.

Features :
  • One to Eight Combination: It's like having eight chargers (AA/AAA/C/D NiMH or NiCD). The 7th generation PowerEx microprocessor features a 0.001V resolution delivering just the right charge
  • Comprehensive LCD Display with White Backlight: Easy to understand English-based LCD displaying charging status for each battery independently
  • Low-Temperature Charging Algorithm: The MH-C808M is the coolest rapid charger in PowerEx's line of professional products. Low charging temperature maximizes battery life and performance
  • Built-in Deep Battery Conditioning System: The MH-C808M is embedded with a high-rate battery conditioner that will charge, deep-discharge and recharge batteries automatically
  • Heavy Duty Worldwide AC Adapter: The unit includes a heavy duty switching AC power supply. The 100-240 V 50/60 Hz universal adapter employs a rugged DIN connector for reliable contact
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