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PENTAX K-3 Digital SLR Camera Named “BEST DSLR – EXPERT” at 2014 TIPA Photo & Imaging Awards

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RICOH IMAGING COMPANY, LTD. is pleased to announce that the highly recognized PENTAX K-3 digital SLR has been selected as the “BEST DSLR – EXPERT” by the prestigious Technical Image Press Association (TIPA).The selection was made due to the camera’s exceptional image quality, excellent reliability rating and outstanding operability. Expert category. TIPA’s official member review…

Illum: The second coming of the Lytro camera coming

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(Photo: Douglas Evans) Edward C. Baig, USA TODAY 9:47 a.m. EDT April 22, 2014 NEW YORK — The very first Lytro Light Field camera was novel for a number of reasons, and not just because it looked like an oversized tube of lipstick. It boasted innovative technology that let you shoot a picture first and…

Flickr takes on Instagram with updated Android and iOS apps

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By Malarie Gokey, Tech Times | April 17 Flickr updated its iOS and Android apps on Thursday, April 17, with several new features, including video capture, in-app editing and more. Many see the new Flickr update as a direct challenge to Instagram and even Vine. Will it be enough to make Flickr a powerful mobile…

Eyefi Connects Digital Cameras to the Power of the Cloud

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Cloud Device Cluster Newly captured photos now instantly available on smartphone, tablet, PC or smart TV MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., April 17, 2014 – Eyefi (www.eyefi.com), the global leader in digital camera connectivity, today unveiled Eyefi Cloud, a private photo-centric cloud service that makes newly captured photos instantly available on a smartphone, tablet, PC or smart…

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.…