For the fourth year in a row, the Nissin Group has captured one of the prestigious TIPA Awards. The palm-size Nissin i60A was named the Best Portable Flash for 2016.
As mirrorless cameras and professional compact cameras have become more popular, Nissin meets the growing need for efficient compact flash units with their Nissin i60A. Distributed by MINOX USA, this high-power, 2.4 GHz wireless Nissin Air System compatible ultra-compact flash weighs only 10.8 oz. without batteries, making it the smallest and lightest in the high-power portable flash. It is available for Canon, Nikon, Sony, Four Thirds and Fujifilm systems.
Even with its compact size, the i60A delivers a high power output of 60GN at ISO 100, 200mm zoom head position, and you can connect it to an external power source to reduce the flash recycle time.
The TIPA Awards are renowned as the most influential and coveted awards for photo and imaging products around the world. Nissin’s previous TIPA winners were their MG8000 Extreme (2013), i40 Flash (2014) and Nissin Air System (2015).
Besides being used to observe and research nature and hunting grounds, observation cameras are becoming more and more popular for the surveillance of private and commercial premises. MINOX is now extending its model range with the new DTC 700 that is quick and easy to install and simple to operate. The housing of the camera is firmly mounted just once. To evaluate the recordings or make various settings, the module inside the housing can be removed and then inserted again – any tricky installation and realigning of the camera after evaluation and adjustment is thus omitted!
MINOX will be present again at the German joint stand during the SHOT Show in Las Vegas from January 19 - 22 and will be exhibiting new and innovative products such as the ZX rifle scope line, spotting scopes, binoculars and wildlife and observation cameras.
The Shot Show in Las Vegas is the most important trade show in the United States for firearms, hunting and shooting sports, where dealers can find out about the latest developments, trends, services and products within their fields of business. For more information visit shotshow.org.
MINOX has yet again set new standards in precision, quality and reliability with its powerful riflescope models in the ZX5 product line. Developed in Wetzlar, these new ZX5 scopes are superbly designed to meet hunting requirements and also focus on the needs of shooting sports. Optionally available with and without illuminated reticle, these new ZX5 riflescopes are suitable for hunting even in deep twilight conditions and enable the user to concentrate faster on the target as well as reliably gain an overview for that decisive moment. The new ZX5 also stands out with its excellent price/performance ratio.
ARTISAN&ARTIST has announced the introduction of two new luxurious leather half cases that provide protection without adding bulk for Leica cameras – MP and D-LUX (Type 109). They are available now.
Made of Italian leather, tanned meticulously by A&A’s skilled craftsmen, these cases fit the cameras like a glove. Carefully hand-made, every detail and every stitch is fixed precisely, and the lining of these cases is soft suede ensuring the camera does not get scratched or marked.
Perfect in fit and size, the elegant classic look of these half cases matches the design of the Leica cameras. The A&A Model LMB-MP case for the Leica MP is 5-5/8”x3-1/2”x1-5/8”, weighs 2.2 oz. and is available in black leather. It retails for $249.00, The LMB-D case for Leica D-LUX (Type 109) is 4-7/8”x2-1/2”x1-1/4”, weighs 1.8 oz. and has a unique base allowing for tripod use. Black leather case, $165.00.
ARTISAN&ARTIST camera bags are distributed exclusively in America by MINOX USA. For more information about A&A products, visit www.artisan-n-artist.com or www.minox.com/usa
Observation cameras are becoming more and more popular for observing and studying nature and hunting grounds, and also for the surveillance of houses, gardens, boats or company premises. To meet the increasing fields of application, MINOX is expanding its current range of game and observation cameras with the new model DTC 1100 featuring GSM and 4G functionality for an even better and future-orientated network coverage. The images captured are transferred quickly and directly to a stored cell phone number by MMS, or by mail to an e-mail address. The advantage being that the user can respond immediately to the situation from anywhere, and take any necessary action.
All Sport Optics products from MINOX offer the highest quality and excellent price/performance ratio. With the new BF line MINOX once again proves that quality is affordable. The BF8x42 and BF10x42 models are highly versatile and feature many proven design features taken from the latest MINOX binoculars and spotting scopes. They are the perfect companions for lovers of the outdoors who, will find BFs the ideal partner for traveling, all outdoor-activities, bird-watching, field-sports or for observing fauna and flora.
The Nissin Sony Di700A Flash, in combination with the new Air 1 Commander to wirelessly control this new flash, is now shipping, it was announced by MINOX USA.
“After the successful introduction of the Canon and Nikon versions earlier this year, the addition of this Sony version with the new Sony MIS foot has been highly anticipated,” said Bruce Michelsen, director of sales and marketing for MIN0X USA, exclusive distributors of Nissin in America. “This now gives Sony users a simple and affordable way to get a Sony compatible radio flash system.”
MINOX recently hosted a day at the WMS facility in Mid-Wales and took the opportunity to introduce members of the British Sporting press to the new ZE and ZP range of rifle-scopes; journalists were also invited to try the brand new MD60 and MD80 Z spotting scopes. WMS presented some challenging and realistic shooting at ranges between 100 and 900yds - the task was made considerably easier by the brilliant new MINOX rifle-scopes!
The Nissin Air System (NAS) was named the Best Portable Lighting System in the 2015 TIPA Awards. This is the third year in a row Nissin has won this prestigious award.
The Nissin Air System is a 2.4GHz radio-transmission wireless flash system that includes Nissin flash Di700A and Nissin Commander Air 1. Compared with traditional optical wireless transmitters, the 2.4GHz radio transmission is less susceptible to angle and obstacle limitation, with coverage up to 98 feet.
The Huntex in Midrand, South Africa has now become the largest trade show for hunters and marksmen on the African continent – setting a new record with 40,001 visitors. The renowned optical manufacturer MINOX will be presenting from 24 to 27 April 2015 the complete range of sports optics including binoculars, riflescopes with illuminated reticles, tactical riflescopes, game cameras and night vision devices. Representatives from Germany will be on site for expert advice. For more information, please visit www.huntex.net.
At the IWA 2015 in Nuremberg the optics specialist MINOX from Wetzlar introduces a new model in the game and surveillance camera sector. The intuitive handling of this MINOX DTC 300 makes it an excellent tool for beginners who want to get started in the field of game and nature observation as well as personal safety. This convenient observation camera is discrete, intelligent and powerful, making it an ideal and reliable companion in hunting grounds and also for object protection and surveillance.
From 6 - 9 March 2015, the 42nd IWA Outdoor Classics international trade fair took place at the Nuremberg Exhibition Centre in Germany, boasting 1,383 exhibitors and 42,000 visitors from all over the world. Aside from the new binocular, riflescope and trail camera products presented at the MINOX stand in hall 1, the MINOX gourmet lounge with fine food and wines was gladly appreciated by visitors, resulting in an extremely successful trade show for the reknown German Sport Optics manufacturer.
A new Action Cam with a WiFi module and underwater housing, surveillance cameras to monitor boats and private property, binoculars and spotting scopes for observations while at sea or on land - these are the innovations that the renown optics specialist MINOX will be presenting at two booths during the international trade show “boot” in Dusseldorf : Hall 11 and at the "Water World pixel" joint stand in Hall 4.
MINOX will be presenting innovative new riflescopes, spotting scopes, binoculars and wildlife cameras at the German joint stand during the Shot Show in Las Vegas from the 20th – 23rd of January 2015.
The Shot Show in Las Vegas is considered the most important trade show in the USA for firearms, hunting and outdoor activities. Visitors can find out about the latest developments, trends, products and services. For more information, please visit shotshow.org.
For photokina 2014 that starts this Tuesday in Cologne the optics manu-facturer MINOX has several innovative new products in store. At the fore-front is the compact and sturdy Action Cam MINOX ACX 101. This new type of video camera is proving extremely popular on the market. Whether in a moment of free-fall, on the ski slope or out biking, the action cam is the perfect companion when the focus is on pure action. The full HD video resolution of the ACX 101, its 135° super wide-angle lens as well as a memory capacity of up to 32 GB promise long-lasting dynamic action.
In the hunting and gamekeeping sector game and surveillance cameras are becoming increasingly important for checking and investigation purposes in nature observation and in game parks. For an even more discrete wildlife observation the optical specialist MINOX now presents its new MINOX DTC 400 SLIM. Featuring an extremely slim shape of just 2.7 cm in depth, a slightly curved contour that molds with the tree shape and a camouflage body this camera sets a new standard and permits even less conspicuous observation. Discrete, smart and powerful features characterize this highly convenient game camera and make it a reliable tool for the observation of wildlife and gamekeeping in any terrain.
For some time now, game and trail cameras have been used for checking, recording and investigation purposes in nature observation and in game parks. They have become an essential tool in this field of observation. The optical specialist MINOX is therefore extending its range of game cameras with the new DTC 650 model. Small and compact, this new MINOX DTC 650 is extremely convenient to use. It features HD video resolution and a black filter in front of the 60 LEDs that makes it completely invisible to animals and people when using the flash!
Once again a product of the optics manufacturer MINOX from Wetzlar has been distinguished with an internationally renowned design prize – a quality seal of a very special kind. At this year’s “red dot award: product design 2014“, one of the world’s largest design competitions, the new binoculars MINOX BL 8x44 with innovative HD glass received the coveted Red Dot.
The renown optical manufacturer from Wetzlar in Germany is expanding its European distribution network for Water Sports Optics to Portugal. With immediate effect, Sea Tec Equipamentos de Comunicação e Navegacao Lda. will be the competent partner to manage the Portuguese customers for the MINOX Nautic Line.