Press Releases

HOYA PROND2 (1 -stop) Now Available

Kenko Tokina USA, Inc. is pleased to announce the new Hoya PROND2X neutral density filter with ACCU-ND technology is now shipping. This new 1 stop light reduction filter with ACCU-ND technology yields a truly neutr... [Read more]

Press Release - April 17, 2014

The SBH-808DQ, Slik's New Workhorse Ball Head

The SLIK SHB-808 has the strong, sturdy, and easy to use underpinnings of the original PRO Ball Head 800 but ads new features such as panoramic markings so it’s now much easier to take multiple pictures and stitch them... [Read more]

Press Release - March 3, 2014

Tokina AT-X 11-16 F/2.8 type-II lens for SONY α Mount for APS-C (DX) DSLRs.

The award-winning Tokina AT-X 11-16mm F/2.8 type-II lens for APS-C format digital SLR cameras is will be available in the SONY α mount beginning in January, 2014. This compact ultra wide-angle zoom has a bright con... [Read more]

Press Release - November 26, 2013

NEW HOYA GRADUATED ND10 - GRADUATED NEUTRAL DENSITY FILTER

Kenko Tokina USA, Inc. is pleased to announce the new Hoya GRADUATED ND10 graduated neutral density filter. The GRADUATED ND 10 balances exposure between the lightest and darkest areas of a scene allowing better tone... [Read more]

Press Release - October 17, 2013

NEW HOYA PROND FILTERS

Kenko Tokina USA, Inc. is pleased to announce the new Hoya PROND line of neutral density filters with ACCU-ND technology. The ACCU-ND technology in the Hoya PROND filters yields a truly neutral color balance that wi... [Read more]

Press Release - October 16, 2013

New Tokina AT-X 12-28 mm F/4 lens

Wide Zoom Range The new Tokina AT-X 12-28mmF/4lens has a super-wide to standard zoom range while maintaining a constant fast f/4.0 aperture. This makes ita very versatile lens for different photo applications suc... [Read more]

Press Release - June 13, 2013

Company Name Change

THK Photo Products, Inc based in Huntington Beach, CA will formally change it's corporate name to Kenko Tokina USA, Inc effective April 01, 2013. THK Photo Products, Inc is the USA authorized importer and distributor ... [Read more]

Press Release - April 1, 2013

NEW HOYA alpha FILTERS

UV, Cir-PL* • Multi-coated UV to reduce reflections off the surface of the glass • Great optical quality at an affordable price. • Precision milled aluminum frame. *Cir-PL is non-coated glass These new H... [Read more]

Press Release - October 1, 2012

NEW HD2 FILTERS

UV, Protector, Cir-PL • HOYA’s EXCLUSIVE hardened optical glass technology makes this 1mm thick have 4 times the strength of normal optical glass • EXCLUSIVE 8-layer multi-coating for best in class light trans... [Read more]

Press Release - October 1, 2012

NEW HOYA NXT FILTERS

UV, Cir-PL* • 3-layer HMC multi-coated UV filter using optical glass that is precisely ground and polished for perfect flatness • Over 97% average light transmission • Heat resistant, high-transparency optical... [Read more]

Press Release - October 1, 2012

NEW Tokina 300mm f/6.3 Compact Super Telephoto for Micro 4/3rds Mount

The New Tokina 300mm f/6.3 compact telephoto mirror lens is designed specifically for mirrorless compact cameras using the micro 4/3rds mount. The 300mm focal length of the lens gives effective 600mm (in 35mm terms)... [Read more]

Press Release - July 17, 2012

NEW Tokina AT-X 11-16mm F/2.8 lens for APS-C (DX) Digital SLR Cameras

The New Tokina AT-X 116 PRO DX-II is an update to the widely popular and award winning AT-X 116 PRO DX, 11-16 F/2.8 lens. The main update to this lens is in the Nikon mount, the AT-X 116 PRO DX-II has an internal si... [Read more]

Press Release - June 25, 2012

New Kenko Extension Tube Set for Micro 4/3rds and Sony E mounts

THK Photo Products is proud to announce the availability of the new Kenko AF Extension Tube Set for Micro 4/3rds and Sony E mount. The tube set consists of a 10mm and 16mm extension tubes that can be used individually o... [Read more]

Press Release - May 11, 2012

New HOYA Variable Density filter

The Hoya Variable Density filter uses two polarizing layers to control the amount of light that passes through the filter and into the camera lens. At it's minimum effect the filter passes 1/3 of the light in a scene. Th... [Read more]

Press Release - May 1, 2012

New Hoya EVO Series Filters

THK Photo Products is proud to announce the availability of the new Hoya EVO series of photographic filters. This filter series consists of a UV, Protector and Circular Polarizing filters that are all sold separately. ... [Read more]

Press Release - March 23, 2012

New KENKO LENS2SCOPE Adapter

The new KENKO LENS2SCOPE adapter is an accessory that can change any lens into a spotting scope. The LENS2SCOPE adapter's light-weight composite body houses a high quality roof prism, optics and an eyepiece just like a t... [Read more]

Press Release - December 13, 2011

NEW KENKO HANDSTRAP in 3 Colors

The Kenko HANDSTRAP is to help photographers hold their Digital SLR cameras more securely and comfortably which assists them in taking better photos. The HANDSTRAP attaches to the camera with a plate that screws into ... [Read more]

Press Release - October 18, 2011

NEW KENKO Variable NDX Variable Neutral Density Filter with Broadcast Quality Color Fidelity

The Kenko Variable NDX filter is a variable neutral density that has a filter factor range of 2.5 - 1,000, or a light loss of 1.3 - 10 stops. Kenko created this filter by taking two pieces of the highest quality polar... [Read more]

Press Release - October 18, 2011

NEW HOYA PRO1 Digital ND32 and ND64 Neutral Density Filters

THK Photo Product, Inc announces the new HOYA PRO1 Digital ND 32 and ND64 Neutral Density filter. The ND32 is a dark neutral density filter with a filter factor of 32, meaning there is 5-stop light loss. This is a gre... [Read more]

Press Release - October 18, 2011

NEW Tokina AT-X 17-35mm F/4 lens for Full Frame (FX) digital SLR cameras

Designed for Full-Frame cameras, the Tokina AT-X 17-35mm F/4 give photographers a new wide-angle option. With a focal length of 17mm at the wide side the lens yields a spectacular 103.9 degree field of view which is grea... [Read more]

Press Release - October 12, 2011

NEW DAIWA DST-103 Broadcast Tripod with Fluid Video Head

An affordable heavy duty tripod for professional use, the DST-103 can handle up to 22 lbs (10kg) of camera and equipment. When mounted the camera rides smoothly and securely on an all-metal oil-filled fluid head. The hea... [Read more]

Press Release - June 12, 2011

NEW Kenko High-Quality Camera LCD Monitor Protection Film for more cameras and Apple iPone 4 and iPod Touch

THK Photo Products, Inc announces the availability of the new high-quality camera LCD monitor/screen protectors from Kenko. These LCD screen protectors are comprised of multiple layers to give the best screen protect... [Read more]

Press Release - June 12, 2011

NEW Tokina AT-X 107 NH hood removed

The Tokina AT-X 107 NH is a fish-eye lens that gives the digital photographer an approximate 180° field of view with dramatic curvature of field or “fish-eye” effect. The AT-X 107 NH only differs from the AT-X 107 D... [Read more]

Press Release - June 12, 2011

NEW DAIWA DST-43 Broadcast Tripod with Fluid Video Head

The new DAIWA DST-43 tripod has a professional true-fluid pan head with 60mm ball mount. The tripod can handle up to 4kgs (8.8 pounds) of camera and equipment. The DST-43 all-metal head comes complete with one pan ha... [Read more]

Press Release - January 12, 2011

NEW Kenko High-Quality Camera LCD Monitor Protection Film

THK Photo Products, Inc announces the availability of the new high-quality camera LCD monitor/screen protectors from Kenko. These LCD screen protectors are comprised of multiple layers to give the best screen protect... [Read more]

Press Release - January 12, 2011

NEW DAIWA DST-73 Broadcast Tripod with Fluid Video Head

The new DAIWA DST-73 tripod has a professional true-fluid pan head with industry standard 75mm ball mount. The tripod can handle up to 7kgs (15 pounds) of camera and equipment. The DST-73 all-metal head comes complete... [Read more]

Press Release - January 12, 2011

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