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Research Brief: American Seniors and Digital Technology

From the Center for Media Research Thursday, April 17, 2014 According to the Pew Research Center, America’s seniors have historically been late adopters to the world of technology compared to their younger compatriots, but their movement into digital life continues to deepen. This study includes a unique exploration not only of technology use between Americans…

FUJIFILM LAUNCHES NEW TELE-CONVERSION LENS FOR THE X100\X100S

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TCL-X100 multiplies fixed focal length by 1.4x magnification for 33mm fixed focal length experience   Valhalla, N.Y., April 16, 2014– As a leader in advanced digital camera technology and outstanding image resolution, FUJIFILM North America Corporation today announced the new TCL-X100, a tele-conversion lens designed specifically for the award-winning FUJIFILM X100 and FUJIFILM X100S cameras.…

New York Times Wins Two Photography Pulitzers

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@Josh Haner By James Estrin - April 14, 2014 The New York Times has swept the 2014 Pulitzer Prizes for photography. The staff photographer Tyler Hicks won the 2014 Pulitzer Prize in breaking news photography for his coverage of a terrorist attack at an upscale mall in Nairobi, Kenya, that left more than 60 people dead.…

Mark Ellen Mark Announced 2014 Outstanding Contribution to Photography recipient of the Sony World Photography Awards

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  © Mary Ellen Mark April 3, 2014 American photographer Mary Ellen Mark is today announced as the recipient of the 2014 Sony World Photography Awards’ Outstanding Contribution to Photography award. Known worldwide for her documentary photography and striking portraiture, Mary Ellen will collect her award at the Sony World Photography Awards gala ceremony in London on Wednesday…

Renowned pros to teach at The Big Photo Show

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From PMAnewsline.com – April 12, 2014 Coming from as far away as Australia, many of the best and best-known photographers in the world will be in Los Angeles May 17-18, teaching photo enthusiasts, advanced amateurs, and even other pros how to hone their photography skills at The Big Photo Show. Best of all, most of these…

Sigma Corporation of America Announces Pricing and Availability of 50mm F1.4 DG HSM Art lens

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New, prime Art lens on US shelves for $949 in late April April 11, 2014 04:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time RONKONKOMA, N.Y.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sigma Corporation of America, a leading researcher, developer, manufacturer and service provider of some of the world’s most impressive lines of lenses,        cameras and flashes, is pleased to announce that the newest addition to its Global Vision Art…

Image Restoration & Retouching with AKVIS Retoucher v.7.0

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  April 10, 2014 – AKVIS announces the release of AKVIS Retoucher 7.0, the leading image restoration software for Windows and Mac OS X. Version 7.0 offers new options for the Chameleon Brush, adds support for more RAW formats, and many bug fixes. AKVIS Retoucher has been updated to version 7.0. This efficient photo restoration…