Tag Archives: Press Release

DxO Optics Pro 8 now available to users of GoPro, smartphones, and Samsung NX and EX cameras

30% discount on DxO Optics Pro 8 now through July 31, 2013 July 15, 2013 – DxO Labs announces the immediate availability of DxO Optics Pro v8.3, the new version of its image processing software of reference for all serious photographers. This update allows DxO Optics Pro 8 to support GoPro cameras, five of the […]

Canon Dial Pixel Technology

Canon develops new Dual Pixel CMOS AF technology for significantly improved autofocus performance during Live View shooting and when shooting movies Sydney, Australia, 2 July 2013 – Canon today announces the development of Dual Pixel CMOS AF, an innovative new autofocus technology for digital SLR cameras. Dual Pixel CMOS AF, a phase-difference AF technology on […]

Canon 70D

World-First AF technology delivers fast Live View, smooth movies Sydney, Australia, 2 July 2013 – Canon today unveils an outstanding new addition to the enthusiast range of its renowned EOS series – the EOS 70D digital SLR camera – ideal for anyone looking to take more control of the photographic process for satisfying creative results. […]

Sony Makes Fun Of Customers, Again

Sony revisits clueless DSLR users, for the new NEX ‘DSLR Gear No Idea’ campaign Sydney, 29 April, 2013 – DSLR ‘phonies’ be warned: Sony’s NEX ‘DSLR Gear No Idea’ campaign is returning for a second year.  It builds on 2012’s successful and light-hearted creative that mocked DSLR owners who fumble with the settings and missed […]

Alien Skin Software Announces Exposure 5

A big update to Exposure is out and includes: Visual preset browser makes previewing effects faster and easier Dark user interface lets photographers concentrate on their photos Program offers greater creative texture control Raleigh, NC (April 24, 2013) – Alien Skin Software today announced Exposure® 5, the new version of its flagship photography effects software. […]

Canon Holds No. 1 Share of Global Interchangeable-Lens Digital Camera Market for 10 Years Running

In news today, Canon has dominated the dSLR market for the past 10 years. While a big congratulations to Canon, I have to ask if this is good for the industry and the consumer? TOKYO, April 22, 2013 Canon Inc. today announced that the company’s interchangeable-lens digital cameras (digital SLR and compact-system cameras) have consistently maintained […]

Getty Images Announces 2013 Grants for Editorial Photography Open For Applications

Sydney, Australia – April 17, 2013 – Getty Images today announced that applications for its 2013 Grants for Editorial Photography are now being accepted. Five photojournalists will be selected to receive grants of US$10,000, intended to provide the funding and freedom to pursue projects of personal and journalistic significance. “Photojournalism is a powerful force for […]

New Manfrotto 500 Video Head Designed For HDSLRs And The New Video Cameras

LAS VEGAS, April 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — At the National Association of Broadcasters show in Las Vegas, Manfrotto, world leader in the equipment and accessories industry for photography and imaging, is showcasing the new Manfrotto 500 Video Head. A lightweight fluid head designed for users of the latest HDSLRs and video cameras, the 500 replaces the 701HDV and […]

LED Lighting by Photoflex

Photoflex Inc. of Watsonville, CA., announces the release of the NorthStar Lite. The NorthStar Lite is a 100watt single LED with the equivalency light output of a 1K Tungsten source, while maintaining a standard daylight colored temperature. The light has an integrated continuous dimmer that dims from 100% down to 0% with minimal color shift. […]

Maxell Introduces External Hard Disk Drive for Professional Applications

— Multi-Interface External HDD Has Up to 3TB Capacity to Meet Archiving Needs of Video, Broadcast, and Post-Production Professionals — WOODLAND PARK, N.J., April 4, 2013 – Maxell Corporation of America introduces the Multi-Interface External Hard Disk Drive (HDD), which has been specifically designed to address the large files associated with HD environments, including audio/video editing, digital […]

New Canon 700D and 100D dSLRs

Canon today unveils two first-class EOS models to take the helm of its entry-level consumer DSLR camera line-up – the flagship EOS 700D and ultra-compact EOS 100D.  While each is designed to suit specific user requirements, both cameras are packed with high-quality and creative features that are ideal for creative-minded consumers looking to take their […]

NETGEAR Revolutionizes Connected Storage And Data Protection With New ReadyNAS Products

NAS models feature new operating system, modern GUI, redesigned hardware and a wealth of user applications and data protection technology SAN JOSE, Calif., March 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — NETGEAR®, Inc. (NASDAQGM: NTGR) (www.netgear.com), a global networking company that delivers innovative products to consumers, businesses and service providers, today announced a new portfolio of networked-attached-storage (NAS) products which […]

Samsung GALAXY S 4 users can now instantly convert their digital photos into rich print memories with Blurb

SAN FRANCISCO, March 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Blurb( http://www.blurb.com/releases ), the global creative publishing platform, today announces its partnership with Samsung Electronics to power worldwide book and magazine print production and fulfillment within Story Album for Samsung GALAXY S 4, Samsung’s newly announced flagship smartphone. Users of Samsung GALAXY S 4 will be able to automatically create professional quality […]

Annenberg Space for Photography in L.A. Announces IRIS Nights Lecture Series for WAR/PHOTOGRAPHY: Images of Armed Conflict and Its Aftermath

For those in Los Angeles Series Begins March 23 with Special Saturday Lecture Featuring Exhibit Curator Anne Wilkes Tucker, Photographers Carolyn Cole and David Hume Kennerly LOS ANGELES, March 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — The Annenberg Space for Photography has announced the lineup of speakers for their popular IRIS Nights lecture series presented in conjunction with the upcoming WAR/PHOTOGRAPHY: Images […]

Hahnemuehle introducing a new range of digital fine art paper

CRYSTAL LAKE, Ill., March 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Hahnemuehle Photo is a product line consisting of two resin-coated papers for photographic inkjet printing. Both are bright white with an extremely large color gamut, and the 290 gsm weight makes it more durable and substantial than other photographic inkjet papers while staying very competitive in price. The Hahnemuehle […]

Announcing Painting for Photographers Volume 2: Steps and Art Lessons for Painting Children’s Portraits from Photos in Corel Painter 12

Want to turn your beautiful photos of children into exquisite paintings? Help has arrived! Painting photos requires art knowledge and Corel Painter steps and Painting for Photographers Volume 2 provides both. All you need to add is practice! Art theories you’ll learn include how to paint eyes, lips, faces, hair, clothing and backgrounds, complete with […]

Peter Lik Gets 6th Annual Photography Masters Cup Merit of Excellence For Nature Photography

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Professional photographer Peter Lik of the United Stateswas presented with the 6th Annual Photography Masters Cup Merit of Excellence in the category of Nature at a prestigious Nomination & Winners Photoshow. The live online ceremony webcast Saturday, February 16, 2013 was attended by photography fans in 86 countries who logged on to see the climax […]

Nikon Releases the New DX-format D7100 Digital SLR Camera

Nikon Corporation today released its advanced, high-performance DX-format D7100 digital SLR camera. This compact lightweight camera (W × H × D: approx. 135.5 × 106.5 × 76 mm; weight: approx. 675 g*1) offers superior portability and is loaded with features that enable excellent subject detection and is capable of reproducing the finest details. It is […]

Stalker App for iPhone Makes Your Photography Not Noticeable

LONDON, February 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ – What do art galleries, lecture halls, museums, football matches, fashion week and the theatre all have in common? All are designed to entertain or expand the mind, but patrons attempting to capture the moment on film will likely find themselves swiftly ejected, with the very real possibility of having their camera […]

LEICA CAMERA NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR 2013 OSKAR BARNACK AWARD

Entries may be submitted online through March 1, 2013 Solms, Germany (February 5, 2013) – Leica Camera AG announces the commencement of the 2013 Leica Oskar Barnack Award and invites professional photographers to submit entries to this prestigious international photography competition. Applications and photographic projects are now being accepted online through March 1, 2013 at […]

Canon develops feature upgrade for the world’s first 4K DSLR, the EOS-1D C

SYDNEY, 30 January 2013 – Canon today announces the development of a new feature upgrade for the ground-breaking EOS-1D C. The upgrade has been developed taking into account feedback from the professional community, and adds support for 25p recording at the camera’s maximum 4K resolution. Designed for the motion picture, television and high-resolution production industries, […]

Nikon Announces a 800mm Super Telephoto Fixed Focal Length Lens for Professional Photographers—Now Available for Pre-Order at B&H Photo

Nikon announced the addition of a super telephoto 800mm lens to its lineup of NIKKOR lenses. This lens will offer a fixed focal length of 800 mm, a maximum aperture of f/5.6, and will be fully compatible with Nikon FX-format cameras. Nikon 800mm Super Telephoto Lens with 1.25x Teleconverter NYC, NY (PRWEB) January 29, 2013 […]

PENTAX Announces 14th Generation Adventure Proof WG-10, Expanding Image Capturing Possibilities Beyond the Traditional Point and Shoot Camera

WG-10 offers compact pocketability with advanced features suitable for almost any environment Denver, CO. (PRWEB) January 29, 2013 PENTAX RICOH IMAGING AMERICAS CORPORATION (PENTAX) has today announced the availability of the compact and highly portable WG-10 adventure proof point and shoot camera, an ideal option for the on-the-go shooter who requires a capable yet sturdy image […]

FireFly DSLR Camera Sensor Cleaner is Now Lighter, Smaller but Still Delivers Heavyweight Performance

The Award Winning FireFly Digital Sensor Cleaner has been redesigned to be easier to use, lighter to carry, but still delivers the cleaning performance that removes statically held dust to a camera’s sensor. The FireFly is the tool that enthusiasts and professional photographers alike need to carry to avoid hours of re-touching photos. FireFly Digital […]

International Center of Photography Announces 2013 Infinity Awards Winners

NEW YORK, Jan. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — The International Center of Photography (ICP) will recognize seven honorees including David Goldblatt for Lifetime Achievement at the 29th Annual Infinity Awards gala event on Wednesday, May 1, 2013, at Pier Sixty, Chelsea Piers, in New York City. Celebrated at ICP’s largest annual fundraiser, the Infinity Awards are widely respected as the leading honor […]

With Incredible Zoom Ranges, Nikon’s New S9500, P520 And L820 COOLPIX Cameras Make Capturing Action At A Distance Easy

Combining Connectivity with High Quality NIKKOR Lenses, Nikon’s New COOLPIX Cameras are Designed for Every Shooting Occasion MELVILLE, N.Y., Jan. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Today, Nikon Inc. introduced three new COOLPIX digital cameras with high-power zoom lenses, enabling consumers to capture beautiful images and videos at a wide range of distances. The COOLPIX P520 sports […]

Epson Introduces First Portable Interactive Projector for K-12 and Higher Education

BrightLink 436Wi Delivers Dual Pen Interactivity and Built-in Annotation for Interactivity Beyond the PC  ORLANDO, Fla., Jan. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ – (FETC Booth #709) – Epson, the number-one selling projector brand worldwide1, today introduced the BrightLink® 436Wi – a fully integrated, portable short-throw interactive projector. Building on the success of Epson’s current line of BrightLink ultra-short throw projectors, the BrightLink 436Wi is […]

DxO FilmPack v3.2.3 expands its compatibility to include Adobe Photoshop Elements 11 and supports Windows 8

Five free new DxO FilmPack Expert Edition renderings January 23, 2013 – DxO Labs announces the immediate availability of DxO FilmPack v3.2.3 its vintage film simulation and creative rendering software for Mac and Windows. This update allows DxO FilmPack to expand its compatibility to include Adobe Photoshop Elements 11 and to officially support Windows 8. […]