The festival season
(primarily Diwali) is that time of the year when all the imaging brands in the
market announce exciting new offers and discounts to attract more customers. As
competing brands are always trying to outdo each other, the users are usually
the ones who get the best out of these deals. Let us give you a quick rundown on
what to buy this Diwali.
Sony has a lot of offers lined up for
its consumers this festive season, including the lucky draw ‘This Diwali Bond
with Sony’, which is in collaboration with the upcoming James Bond movie-
Skyfall. Talking about cameras, Sony has recently added the full-frame α99 with interchangeable lens and Cyber-Shot DSC-RX100 to its range of
products. Customers will also receive free
4 GB Sony memory cards and original carrying cases in the box on the purchase
of any Cyber-shot or Alpha camera.
Canon’s new product
range for this festive season (Onam till Diwali) includes 23 cameras and 9 new
lenses. Moreover, Canon has also announced a price drop of Rs. 500 – Rs. 11,000
for 16 models, 3 DSLRs and 13 digital cameras.
This Diwali Nikon will
be handing out free United Colours of Benetton watches with its compacts, the Coolpix
L25 and the Coolpix L26. Apart from that, Nikon is also offering gold-plated
Parker pens on the purchase of the point-and-shoot Coolpix S2600,
Coolpix S3300, Coolpix S4300, and Coolpix S6300. A camera pouch, 4GB memory card, and an HDMI cable will
also be available with all the compatible Nikon models during the time of
Diwali. Do check their official site for revised prices as well.
platforms have become one of the biggest touchpoints for all the imaging
brands. This year Fujifilm has organized a competition for its Facebook users,
where you stand a chance to win a FinePix JZ100 digital camera.
Consumers can log
onto https://www.facebook.com/fujifilmindia for
further details. Apart from that, you can also win a Benetton bag worth Rs.
1299 /- on the purchase of any Fujifilm Digital Camera.
Do check all the options available
online before making a decision, as sites like Amazon and Flipkart also
announce offers of their own on selected products. As Diwali is almost here,
brands are announcing more exciting schemes and offers by the minute, so do
keep yourselves updated on the latest.
Happy Diwali, and Happy shooting!