B&H is running some really great deals on the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera, which has to be the deal of the year so far. The camera is being marked down by the manufacturer to 50% off, making it really difficult to pass on it.
Black Magic Pocket Cinema Camera, $500 off
If you're a filmmaker looking for a small, portable high-quality option then you'll be familiar with the Black Magic Pocket Cinema camera which has a Super 16 size sensor and will mount all MFT lenses. It'll record full HD in 1920 x 1080 in Cinema DNG raw or Apple ProRes 422 at 220 Mbps. It normally retails for $995 but with an instant rebate of $500 it's now $495, over half off. You can check it out here.
SanDisk CF Cards, Up to $225 off
D810 or D800 users know just how quickly you can chew through memory in your CF cards, right now SanDisk is running a promotion on their Extreme and Extreme Pro CF cards with savings up to $225 on thier 128 Gb model. Those cards are available here.
Canon 7D, Up to $600 off
Canon shooters: right now there are some really great deals (up to $600 off) on the 7D, Canon's flagship crop-sensor body. You can pick it up in a kit with an 18-135 lens for $500 off, 28-135 lens for $600 off, or as just a body for $500 off. These cameras make great backup bodies or second cameras for wedding / event shooters looking for a little more reach. You can see all three deals here.
Other Gear Information of Note:
Zoom H5, Now available
The guys over at Zoom have always been the masters of high-fidelity, portable audio and the newly-available Zoom H5 is no exception to the rule. The H5 features a new modular microphone system and XLR connectivity with up to 4 simultanious inputs that can be recorded to an SD card. The H5 is also portable and can easily fit atop your video rig. It's just been made availble for $269.99 and applies for B&H's 5% reward. They can be found here.
Tokina 70-200 f/4.0, Now available for preorder
Tokina's answer to the Nikon 70-200, the Tokina AT-X 70-200 f/4.0 PRO FX VCM-S lens is now available for $1,099 ($300 less than Nikon version) and features three SLD elements, multi-layer coatings, and VCM image stabilization. Reserve your copy here.