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Sekonic Announces Bundling of L-478D and L-478DR Series Light Meters with Special Edition X-Rite-Sekonic Color Checker Passport and Sekonic Gray Balance Card

Convenient new bundle provides photographers and cinematographers with the ultimate tools for consistently perfect exposures and colors   North White Plains, NY (March 6, 2013) – Sekonic Corporation, manufacturers of professional photographic light meters, and X-Rite, Incorporated, the world leader in color management, measurement and communication technologies, announce today the availability the LITEMASTER PRO L-478D…

PENTAX Receives Respected Awards from Backpacker Magazine and Men’s Journal

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K-30 DSLR named “Gear of the Year” by Men’s Journal and “Editors’ Choice” by Backpacker Magazine   (PRWEB) March 05, 2013 PENTAX RICOH IMAGING AMERICAS CORPORATION (PENTAX) is pleased to announce that its K-30 DSLR has been selected to receive the highly coveted “Editors’ Choice” award from BACKPACKER Magazine and has been awarded the esteemed…

Research and Markets: 2013 Report on the $3 Billion US Camera & Photographic Supplies Stores Market Featuring Calumet Photographic, Ritz Camera & Image, and Samy’s Camera

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   DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–March 6, 2013 – Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/x2jqsw/camera_and) has announced the addition of the “Camera & Photographic Supplies Stores” report to their offering. Companies in this industry sell cameras and other photographic equipment and supplies from physical retail locations. Major US companies include Calumet Photographic, Ritz Camera & Image, and Samy’s Camera. The…

Media Alert: 2013 Adobe Design Achievement Awards – Call for Entries

Global Student Competition for Graphic Design, Photography, Web Design and Development, and Video Production College & University Pressroom –(BUSINESS WIRE)–March 5, 2013 – Adobe Systems Incorporated:   WHAT: Call for entries for the 13th annual Adobe Design Achievement Awards (ADAA), a global student design competition for individual and group projects produced with Adobe’s world-class creative…

NIKON’S Newest Advanced Performance COOLPIX Cameras Provide Incredible Quality and Control for Those Serious About Capturing Stunning Images

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  World Renowned Optics and a Host of Innovative Technologies, Including the Use of a DX-Format Image Sensor, Provide Users with Premier Compacts for Shooting and Sharing   MELVILLE, N.Y. (March 4, 2013) – Today, Nikon Inc. announced two new advanced performance COOLPIX cameras, built for the customer seeking the best image quality possible with…

NIKON’S Sleek and Stylish COOLPIX S3500 Offers an Easy Way to Capture Stunning Images

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    Conveniently Compact, the COOLPIX S3500 is the Perfect Budget-Friendly Accessory for Capturing Moments worth Remembering   MELVILLE, N.Y. (March 4, 2013) – Today, Nikon Inc. introduced the compact COOLPIX S3500, an affordable yet stylish point-and-shoot ready to help users easily capture high-quality images and HD videos. Compact enough for travel without sacrificing performance,…

WPPI Announces New Mobile App for 2013 Conference + Expo

Available for download now, the free WPPI 2013 Mobile app places all event information at attendees’ fingertips   New York, NY (March 5, 2013) – Wedding & Portrait Photographers International (WPPI) announces today its free new Mobile app for its 2013 Conference + Expo taking place March 7-14, 2013 in Las Vegas, NV, at the…

Canon video chip can ‘see’ in same darkness as human eye

The company said it is testing a full-frame 35mm CMOS sensor for environments with dim light By Jay Alabaster, IDG News Service  – From NewworkedWorld.com March 04, 2013 06:35 AM ET  Japanese camera manufacturer Canon has developed a large sensor chip for shooting video in extremely dim conditions. The company said its new 35mm CMOS…