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Fotobounce™ Outperforms Apple, Google and Microsoft’s Photo Tagging Software

    An independent study confirms that Fotobounce delivers faster speed, better accuracy and the best efficiency in tagging digital photos using face recognition. The tests pitted Fotobounce against Apple iPhoto™, Google Picasa™ and Microsoft Photo Gallery™. Burlington, Ontario, Canada (PRWEB) November 21, 2013 Independent testing confirms what users repeatedly report – that Fotobounce’s advanced…

“THRIVE” – an Educational Program for Photographers with a Twist

  Aspiring and working professional photographers have a lot to choose from these days when it comes to educational programs, but photo-educators, Skip Cohen and Scott Bourne are working hard to create a new approach. The first program in the THRIVE series for 2014 launches on December 13 with three monthly interactive webinars followed by…

Toshiba Unveils Pocket-Size Excite® 7 Android Tablet

Toshiba Excite

The Excite 7 features a 3.0 megapixel rear-facing camera and 0.3-megapixel front-facing camera, providing photography, videography and video-conferencing support Seven-Inch Tablet Powered by Android 4.2.2, Jelly Bean Harnesses Web Browsing, Gaming and Multitasking Into Compact and Affordable Device NEWS HIGHLIGHTS Compact, lightweight seven-inch tablet allows for convenient computing while on the go. Powered by a…

Lytro Raises $40 Million in Funding to Expand the Picture Revolution

November 20, 2013 10:00 AM Eastern Standard Time MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Lytro, Inc., creator of the world’s first consumer light field camera, today announced that it has raised a $40 million round of financing from new investor North Bridge Venture Partners along with existing investors Andreessen Horowitz, New Enterprise Associates (NEA) and Greylock Partners. Jonathan…

Think Tank Photo Releases Retrospective® Casual Canvas Laptop Cases

    Think Tank Photo introduces a retro-inspired alternative to conventional and obvious laptop cases for carrying expensive technical devices discreetly—the Retrospective Laptop Case. Santa Rosa, CA (PRWEB) November 20, 2013 Think Tank Photo introduces a retro-inspired alternative to conventional and obvious laptop cases for carrying expensive technical devices discreetly—the Retrospective Laptop Case. Inspired by…

Fotodiox Pro Unveils the “Absolute” Newest Additions to WonderPana Family

  WonderPana Absolute 130   New WonderPana Absolute 130 and 150 mounts provide compatibility with older model Cokin XL and LEE filters.     Waukegan, IL (PRWEB) November 19, 2013 Fotodiox Pro (http://www.fotodioxpro.com), a leading lens adapter and accessories manufacturer and distributor, today announces the WonderPana Absolute 130 and 150 – two mounts that expand…

PMA Celebrates its 90th Anniversary as Photography Marks 175 years!

Jennifer Kruger – November 19, 2013 PMA and all our members have two big milestones coming up in 2014: PMA is marking its 90th anniversary — an occasion made even more significant because it coincides with the 175th birthday of photography. Be sure to join us as we begin celebrating these two remarkable anniversaries with…