Adobe Photoshop Lightroom v.5 has been reduced to $100 for current Adorama customers. The Photoshop software is normally $150, but any customer who has bought a camera, lens and so on from Adorama in the past can now nab it for only $100. Just enter the coupon code S987654321 while checking out on Adorama.com, and you will receive a $50 discount.
Adobe Photoshop is a great tool for amateur and professional photographers. It supports Windows and Mac OS, and is a great way to edit and enhance photos taken from any device including the most basic camera phone or advanced DSLR. It is unknown how long the discount will last, and supplies are limited, so make sure you take advantage of this great deal asap.
Sony's DSC-QX10 "lens camera" for iOS and Android devices was leaked in a press photo on Monday. The DSC-QX10 is rumored to be a camera-like device that attaches to a smartphone or tablet, or can be used as its own separate digital camera. According to SonyAlphaRumors, Sony will announce two lens cameras very soon. The Sony rumor blog reports that both devices feature built-in sensors, Bionz processors, WiFi/NFC wireless capabilities and an SD card slot. Users will be able to control the lens cameras with their smartphone or tablet using a WiFi connection or NFC.
One model is rumored to feature a RX100MII sensor and Carl Zeiss lens, and the other will ship with a 10X zoom lens and 18MP CMOS sensor. Pricing is unknown at this time.
The first two Skylanders Swap Force Battle Packs have popped up at a few retailers and are now available for pre-order. The Tower of Time Adventure Pack includes Pop Thorn, the Tower of Time, the Battle Hammer and the Sky Diamond. The Fiery Forge Battle Pack ships with Bumble Blast, Fiery Forge and Knockout Terrafin. These are the first known characters to become available for pre-order since Swap Force was announced a few months ago. Each Battle Pack is $25.
It is unknown when the individual characters will become available for pre-order, but you can sign up for free mobile or email Swap Force notifications here. New Swap Force characters include: Night Shift, Stink Bomb, Wash Buckler, Freeze Blade, Rattle Shake, Free Ranger, Hoot Loop, Blast Zone, Magna Charge.
The new generation of Fuby toys are now available from select retailers. Hasbro has followed up its 2012 line of popular Furby dolls with Furby Boom. The new lineup features six new Furbys in all new colors and patterns. Each Furby can interact with the free iOS or Android app, to help its owner build his or her own Furby empire.
Owners are rewarded with colorful virtual eggs each time they play and interact with their Furby pet. The eggs eventually hatch into virtual Furblings who interact with their owners via the iOS or Android app. Furby enthusiasts can earn up to 50 additional eggs by playing Furby games and trading with other Furby owners. The app also monitors the physical and virtual Furbys' happiness, hunger, and cleanliness levels. Owners can use the app to bathe, feed and even potty train their army of furry critters.
Amazon is offering up to 59% off ten popular Warner DigiBooks. A "DigiBook" (or "Blu-ray Book") normally includes a special book-like package, a Blu-ray disc and a free book about the film. The Amazon Warner deal starts today (08/04/13), and expires at 12 AM PST/3 AM EST next Sunday, August 11th. Titles include: Cabaret:, Camelot, Driving Miss Daisy, Elvis on Tour, Guys and Dolls, The Jazz Singer, Mutiny on the Bounty (1935), Poltergeist, The Shawshank Redemption and A Star is Born (1976). Read on for prices and individual links.
Cabaret ($13.99) - Liza Minnelli stars in this musical extravaganza set in a Berlin cabaret in 1931, where the rising tide of Nazism has direct effects on the lives of several individuals. A female girlie club entertainer in Weimar Republic era Berlin romances two men while the Nazi Party rises to power around them.
Blackmagic has reduced the price for its already affordable Cinema Camera.
The Cinema Camera was originally launched at NAB in 2012. It was designed to deliver the latest digital cinema technology at a fraction of the cost, and now it is even cheaper than before. Both Cinema Camera models have been reduced from $2995 to $1995.
The Blackmagic Cinema Camera features a 2.5K image sensor with a wide 13 stops of dynamic range, a built-in SSD recorder and LCD touchscreen. It's capable of shooting in uncompressed RAW and compressed file formats, and it is good in low light situations. This makes it a great choice for professional videographers who shoot independent films, documentaries or television commercials.
Motorola has launched two videos showing off the newly announced Moto X's Quick Capture camera feature and Touchless Controls. Motorola announced the new handset in New York City on Thursday. The Moto X features a 4.7-inch AMOLED HD display, Motorola's X8 processor, a 10MP rear-facing camera, and 2GB of RAM. The Moto X will be "available at AT&T, Sprint, US Cellular, Verizon Wireless and at national retailers including Best Buy stores with a suggested retail price of $199 with a new two-year agreement", according to the official press release. You can read more about the Moto X's specs here.
After the huge success of the original LEGO Minecraft set 21102, the LEGO Group has announced that two more models will be released on September 1st. The two new sets, The Village and The Nether, were first unveiled at Comic-Con International in San Diego. The free product tracking service whohas.it, has informed us that they are already tracking the new LEGO Minecraft blocks in anticipation of another complete sell out.
The original Minecraft set was one of the hottest and hardest to find holiday items in 2012. A lot of LEGO enthusiasts and Minecraft fans were forced to pay double, or even triple, the SRP for set #21102. Don't make the same mistake twice, and sign up now for free LEGO Minecraft notifications. The whohas.it LEGO product tracker will alert you via email, desktop alert, or mobile alert (iOS onyl, Android coming soon) when retailers start accepting pre-orders for The Village and The Nether LEGO sets. This way you can pre-order early, and ensure that you won't be forced to deal with LEGO scalpers.
Both GameStop and Amazon have restocked some of their PlayStation 4 Launch Editions bundles. Amazon announced in July that it had sold through its initial allocations of PS4 and Xbox One consoles. This means anyone who pre-ordered a Standard Edition through Amazon after July 12th was not guaranteed it will ship on launch day. However, Amazon is once again offering the Battlefield 4 Launch Day Bundle, Killzone Launch Day Bundle and Knack Launch Day Bundle. The Battlefield 4 and Killzone bundles are $500, and guaranteed to be available on "Release Day". They also include $10 off a year of PS Plus. The Knack bundle is $460, and is also guaranteed to be available on Release Day.
GameStop has restocked the Battlefield 4 Launch Edition Bundle for $460. This bundle does not include the PS Plus deal. The video game retailer is also offering a few non-launch day console and game sets, such as the Madden and Call of Duty Ghosts bundles. These were also previously sold out, and are now back in stock in limited quantities.
Best Buy is currently shipping the second-generation Nexus 7 ahead of its official release date. This means you could potentially receive the 7-inch tablet before it starts shipping from Google's Play Store on July 30th. Several sources are also reporting that the tablet is in stock at select brick and mortar Best Buy locations. You can order the 16GB or 32GB WiFi-only models from BestBuy.com for $230 and $270, respectively.
If you really can't wait to get your hands on the new Google slate, Amazon is guaranteeing Monday delivery if your order in the next five hours. However, Amazon only has the 16GB WiFi model in stock. That is unnless you want to pay an extra $30 to a third party seller for the 32GB version, which would make absolutely no sense since the tablet is already readily available.
UPDATE: It looks like Amazon has restocked the 32GB model.
The AT&T, Verizon and T-Mobile 32GB LTE model is still not available, but Google has promised it is only a "couple of weeks" away.