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Sony 50mm F1.8 SAMSpecial Price: £99.99
Usual Price: £149.99 Saving: £50.00

50mm F1.8 SAM The Sony 50mm f1.8 SAM is a light, bright portrait lens offering superb optical performance at a price that’s irresistible to first-time DSLR users. With a wide F1.8 aperture, it’s ideal for capturing crisp, beautiful portraits in natural light with smoothly defocused backgrounds. AF performance is quiet and precise thanks to the inbuilt Smooth Autofocus Motor (SAM).

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Lowepro FASTPACK 250 - BLACKSpecial Price: £59.99
Usual Price: £99.99 Saving: £40.00

FASTPACK 250 - BLACK The Fastpack 250 combines speed with ease of use for a multi purpose camera & laptop backpack. Light weight and comfortable it will protect your digital SLR in the easy to access main compartment with adjustable dividers, a note book of up to 15.4" in the rear aspect computer compartment and also provides generous storage space for all your other gear. Plus with a side-entry you can quickly grab your photo equipment, lap top and accessories, even while you’re on the move

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Opticron ED-X 8x42Special Price: £229.99
Usual Price: £349.99 Saving: £120.00

ED-X 8x42 The ED-X brings the Opticron ethos “smaller, lighter, brighter, sharper” into a new price category with a bold design and new performance standard.

Designed around a compact optical system to minimise overall length, ED-X series 8x42 and 10x42 binoculars stand just 136mm high making them closer in size to many 8/10x32’s available on the market. The micro-bridge™ assembly, wide wheel focusing and textured rubber armour combine to offer greater flexibility for positional grip with easy access for focus adjustment even under single handed operation. Weighing in at 650g the instruments are light in the hand as well as easy on the neck when carried using a traditional lanyard.

A CN standard ED objective lens system increases light transmission over standard optical glass objectives in this class, while the wide field eyepieces 7.5° (8x42), 6.2° (10x42) offer a panorama-like visual experience helping successful ‘track and trace’ for all types of wildlife observation.

Other features include:
Fully nitrogen gas waterproof (1m)
Compact internal focusing optical system with close focus to under 2m
Multi-stage eyecups (4-stops 8x42, 3-stops 10x42)
Thumb wheel ‘click-stop’ right dioptre adjuster
Soft touch textured rubber armour
10 year guarantee

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Sony A58 18-55 & 55-200mm Twin Lens KitSpecial Price: £399.99
Usual Price: £559.99 Saving: £160.00

A58 18-55 & 55-200mm Twin Lens Kit The Sony Alpha A58 Digital SLT Camera with 18-55mm and 55-200mm Lenses is a versatile 20.1-megapixel camera featuring Sony’s Translucent Mirror technology for speedy shooting and fast, accurate autofocus. The Exmor APS HD CMOS sensor works with the Sony’s improved BIONZ image processing engine for exceptionally detailed, low-noise stills and Full HD 1080 movie, plus an extra-wide sensitivity range of ISO 100-16000. Creating movies and capturing stills from a variety of unique angles is a joy and a breeze, thanks to the installation of the high-resolution OLED electronic Tru-Finder and bright, 2.7-inch tilt-angle LCD display. The Sony A58 SLT allows incredible shooting speeds of up to 8 frames per second in Tele-zoom Continuous Advance Priority AE mode and the 15-point AF system with 3 cross sensors assures fast, accurate TTL phase detection autofocus. The A58 includes a handful of exciting features including Auto Portrait Framing, and a host of 15 in-camera picture effects.

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Lowepro ORION DAYPACK 200Special Price: £49.99
Usual Price: £99.99 Saving: £50.00

ORION DAYPACK 200 Sporty and modern. Lightweight and versatile. All are fitting words to describe our Orion DayPack 200. It's a dual-compartment backpack. So that means it includes dedicated space for your photography hobby as well as ample room for personal gear.

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Lowepro FASTPACK 200 - REDSpecial Price: £59.99
Usual Price: £89.99 Saving: £30.00

FASTPACK 200 - RED The New Fastpack 200 combines speed with ease of use for a multi-purpose camera backpack. Lightweight & comfortable it will protect your digital SLR compactly in the easy-to-access main compartment with adjustable dividers, while providing generous storage for your other gear. Plus with a side-entry compartment you can quickly grab equipment and accessories, even while you’re on the move.

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Nikon 55-300mm VRSpecial Price: £279.99
SAVE £20 - WAS £299.99

55-300mm VR The Nikon 55-300mm f4.5-5.6 G AF-S DX VR Lens offers a 5.5x zoom range with focal lengths equivalent to 82.5mm to 450mm on DX format D-SLRs, enabling the user to really get up close and personal with distant subjects. Nikon’s second-generation Vibration Reduction system delivers sharp results, even for hand-held telephoto shots. It is the perfect and obvious choice for a second lens alongside the standard 18-55mm kit lenses, enabling coverage of all subjects both near and far. The Nikon 55-300mm f4.5-5.6 G AF-S DX VR Lens' compact dimensions and lightweight construction make it an ideal choice for the compact D-SLR user

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Nikon 55-200mm DX VRSpecial Price: £229.99
WAS £279.99

55-200mm DX VR A high-quality compact 3.6x DX zoom. The 55-200mm lens features Nikon’s cutting edge Vibration Reduction stabilisation system and exclusive Silent Wave Motor for fast, quiet and precise auto focusing.

Considered to be the pioneer of innovative camera technology, Nikon is constantly seeking ways to make it possible for photographers with any level of experience to get striking results. With optics designed for the Nikon DX Format digital SLR cameras, this high-performance compact lens delivers a picture angle equivalent to that of a 35mm format, 82.5-300mm zoom lens, which enables users to get close to unapproachable subjects.

Nikon’s Vibration Reduction function compensates for camera shake to produce sharper, clearer pictures in unsteady or poorly-lit conditions.

Other fantastic features include Nikon ED glass and aspherical lens elements to minimize chromatic aberration, astigmatism, and other forms of distortion, while ensuring high resolution and contrast.

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Canon 55-250mm EF-s f4-5.6 ISSpecial Price: £199.99
Usual Price: £239.99 Saving: £40.00

55-250mm EF-s f4-5.6 IS The compact and affordable EF-S 55-250mm f/4-5.6 IS offers powerful telephoto performance. Its 4-stop Image Stabilizer with automatic panning detection effectively suppresses blur in low light.

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 Services

INSTANT PASSPORT & ID PHOTO'S
Quick and Easy While You Wait, Professional Passport Photographs

4 images for £5.99. Quick, easy, quality photographs taken in store No appointment needed. Free retake if rejected for any of the strict regulations imposed when submitting an application. Currently UK Passports only but we are looking at other nationalities in the future.

INSTANT IN-STORE DIGITAL PHOTO PRINTING
Our Kodak Kiosk Allows Photo Printing & Editing From 20p per Picture

Our Kodak Kiosk can produce up to 8x6 prints instantly from Memory Cards, CD's and Bluetoothed from Mobile Phones. Images be cropped, brightened, darkened, made black & white, have red eyes removed, made in to calenders, have funky boarders, put on to CD etc, etc, etc, all for no extra cost. The only limitation is your imagination.

PHOTO RESTORATION & RETOUCHING
Bring Back To Life Old, Creased, Torn & Faded Photographs

Our professional In-house retoration service will transform old, delicate, torn, faded precious photographs / negatives, which rarely see light of day in case of further damage, in to images that could have been taken yesterday, which prolongs those precious memories for many years to come. With this service being In-House this means you have the confidence that your irreplaceable originals are treat with the care they deserve. (See example below)

DVD TRANSFER
8mm Hi8 & VHS-C Tapes Transferred To DVD

Technology moves so fast these days especially in home movie equipment that it is easy for unrepeatable family memories to be lost due to having nothing to play them on. Our In-house DVD transfer service can copy non copyrighted videos from VHS, VHS-C, 8mm. Hi8, Digital 8 and Mini DV tape format on to high quality archival DVD's for you to relive time and time again.

IN-STORE D-SLR SENSOR CLEANING
Dirty Sensors Cleaned Professionally & Quickly

An In-store sensor clean is typacially completed within a couple of days, however a same day service can usually be available.
If there is one annoying flaw with Digital SLR's is that dust finds its way on to the sensor which can be repeatedly seen on most of your photographs. There are many sensor cleaning products on the market but you have to be etremely careful not to damage the sensor when cleaning. Most retail companies send your camera away to have the sensor cleaned which can take anything up to a month to complete. We can save yourself the delay, frustration and heartache.

DIGITAL PRINTING FROM 12p per PRINT
Printing From CD, Memory Card, Flash Drive, From 6"x4" to 40"x30"

There is something that we are all guilty of .... not printing enough of our digital pictures, yet it is much cheaper to print from a digital camera than it ever was from film. Our 3 day digital printing service will produce high quality prints on glossy or matt finish paper from Memory Cards, CD's, DVD's, USB sticks etc. Any quantity over only 50 will be charged at the 10p per print price. Now there's no excuse to get those images printed ! We can also produce any print size upto 20x30 inches, colour or monochrome for framing, mounting etc

REPAIRS & SERVICING
At Very Competitive Prices

From time to time equipment will need repairing / servicing due to accidental damage or just malfunctioning. We deal direct with all the main manufacturers along with independant authorised repair centres so your equipment be it cameras, camcorders, binoculars etc will be dealt with by highly qualified specialised technicians. Call in and we will be able to assess the problem and advise the correct course of action without obligation.

EQUIPMENT HIRE
Ideal For Short Term Use Without The Long Term Expense

Occasionally the purchase of a piece of equipment can't be justified due to its potential limited use but could be ideal for a short use only. For these situations we offer all our stock, with the exception of commission sale items (i.e. not owned by York Camera Mart) available for hire. Put simply, If we stock it, you can hire it.

IN STORE CANVAS PRINTS
Canvas Prints up to 24 inches wide

Our brand new in-store 24 inch wide printer gives us a great opportunity to offer stunning quality Photographic prints plus Canvas prints mounted on wooden frames that make a beautiful addition to any family home.  All storage formats welcome. Call store for current offers.

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