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Buy a TELUS smartphone, get a $75 VISA Gift Card

Buy a TELUS smartphone, get a $75 VISA Gift Card

Ryan Visima, Apr 29, 2013 12:40:40 AM

Activate a new 2yr or 3yr TELUS term at Black's until June 16 for a FREE $75 VISA Gift Card!

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New trends in cameras for 2013

New trends in cameras for 2013

Ryan Visima, Jan 28, 2013 7:00:00 PM

Many of the early-year camera announcements have taken place, so now we can get a better picture of what the photography landscape looks like for 2013. Here’s what the latest trends are for the camera industry this year.

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Tips & Tutorials

Video: Introducing the GoPro HERO3 series

Ryan Visima, Feb 24, 2013 7:00:00 PM

The world's most versatile camera can be mounted practically anywhere for epic video and stills of all your adventures. Watch as we take you through the details of the GoPro HERO3 lineup, complete with sample footage and a peek at the GoPro WiFi app.

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10 tips for better battery life in your camera

Ryan Visima, Feb 19, 2013 7:00:00 PM

Whether it's just a day trip, a weekend get away, or a full week in the sun, you'll want to maximize the battery life of your camera to ensure you never miss a shot. Here are a few tips to help you out!

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Video: All about the Samsung Galaxy Camera

Ryan Visima, Feb 18, 2013 7:00:00 PM

The Galaxy Camera has been one of our hottest sellers, being that it's one of the first hybrids of an Android device and traditional camera features (including a huge zoom!). See what this new breed of camera is capable of, including a Voice Control demo!

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Video: How to order Quick Print Books, Quick Calendars, and Quick Greeting Cards

Ryan Visima, Feb 6, 2013 7:00:00 PM

Curious about ordering Quick Print Books, Quick Calendars, or Quick Greeting Cards online in as little as one hour? Watch as Vanessa walks you through how to place an order online for in-store pickup or home delivery.

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Product Reviews

Nikon D7100 Digital SLR Camera Sample Images Posted

Sig Hallgrimsson, Jul 14, 2013 8:00:00 PM

The Nikon D7100 digital SLR is an enthusiast oriented camera that features a new 24MP APS-C DX format CMOS sensor, and serves as an update to the popular Nikon D7000. The Nikon D7100 digital SLR is now in stores, and we recently had the opportunity to [...]

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Sony NEX-3N with SEL 16-50mm Zoom Kit Lens Sample Images Posted

Sig Hallgrimsson, Apr 24, 2013 8:00:00 PM

We recently had the opportunity to test out the new Sony NEX-3N compact mirrorless interchangeable lens camera. The Sony NEX-3N is currently billed as the world’s smallest and lightest mirrorless interchangeable lens camera that features a larger type [...]

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Popular Blog Posts


Nikon cameras, lenses, and flashes on sale! FREE Photo Canvas with any Nikon DSLR!

Ryan Visima, Apr 16, 2014 8:00:00 PM

FREE 16x20 Photo Canvas ($99 value) until May 4!

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“Made for Instagram” Contest: Win prints, books & canvases created with your best Instagram photos!

Ryan Visima, Mar 29, 2014 8:00:00 PM

From selfies to sneakers, cats to coffee, we want to see the pictures you love to share! Between March 31 and April 13, Like Black's on Facebook then enter your photo for a chance to win!

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DOs & DON’Ts for better travel photos

Ryan Visima, Mar 12, 2014 8:00:00 PM

What’s your goal when going on vacation? Probably relax, have fun, and make great memories. For those of us who are snap-happy shutterbugs, we’re also likely aiming to bring home a few great snapshots and maybe even create a work of art or two (so [...]

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