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Canon 7D
Nikon D300s

Canon has launched a new 18 Megapixel Digital Camera. I don’t know if Megapixel matter anymore unless you are going to print large banners. Anyways here is the specs.

  • 18 Megapixel
  • 1080p HD Video recording at 30fps
  • 8 Frames aper second continuous shooting
  • Environmental sealing for those harsh environments: Beaches, Deserts and dusty places.
  • Metallic Body
  • CF Card (wonder why they didn’t standardise on SD)
  • 19 Focal points
  • Live View
  • Built in Flash and optional external flashes
  • HDMI Connectivity
  • Weight 820g
  • Option for Battery Grip (for extra batteries) or Wireless Grip which can directly upload to an FTP server or even have GPS capabilities.

Advantage over Nikon D300s

  • 18 Megapixel vs. 12 Migapixel of Nikon D300s
  • Full HD Video 1080p, Nikon D300s only support 720p

Nikon 300s Advantage

  • 51 Focal Points vs 19 of Canon 7D
  • Dual Card slot: CF and SD, Canon only support CF

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I have been using the Flipbac with the Olympus E-P1. This is a great product to use, if you have a camera with a Fixed LCD and want some flexibility.

If you already have an LCD Protector film installed, you need to first remove it.


  • Acts as an LCD Protection
  • Provides flexibility to take pictures at different angles
  • Can move Horizontal and Vertical as well


Is not a replacement for a Varied Angle LCD which you can flip around.

  • Image is inverted in the reflection of Flipbac, so takes a while getting used to it.
  • good for partial views, not complete views.

I ordered off their website. The good thing was they charge the same amount to delivery anywhere in the world. I put my India address and voila, after 2 weeks it showed up.

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