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Kenny Rogers Highlights Imaging USA

  Imaging USA 2014 Annual International Photography Convention and Expo Heads to Phoenix   Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) November 15, 2013 Imaging USA, the annual get together for professional photographers, is bringing photography education, networking and inspiration to Phoenix this winter. Just two months away, the 2014 edition of Imaging USA is set for Jan. 12…

CEA Partners with IPI and Olloclip for Fifth Annual ‘Best Shots’ Photo Contest

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  November 15, 2013 11:23 AM Eastern Standard Time 2014 International CES ARLINGTON, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)® today launched its fifth annual digital photo contest in partnership with Independent Photo Imagers (IPI) and olloclip®. The grand prize winner, to be announced January 10, 2014, at the 2014 International CES®, will receive a Nikon…

Nielsen Study Ranks Tech Products #2 Top Holiday Gift

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    Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013  Early To Rise, But Holiday Shopping Marginally Increasing  According to Nielsen’s 2013 Holiday Spending Forecast, retailers are already rolling out their holiday promotions, the day after Halloween. 22% of U.S. consumers report that they’ve already started their holiday shopping, but 60% say they will wait a bit before they…

ImogenStudio offers more affordable home WiFi cam

November 15, 2013 by Paul Worthington – PMA Newsline   Here’s a low price for WiFi-based home video monitoring: ImogenStudio is asking just $75 for its new +Cam Pro. The company says its “high-quality wireless home security camera lets users conveniently monitor their homes, children, or pets from their mobile devices.” There’s no shortage of such…

The Photographer’s Guide to Photo Contests: PhotoShelter Releases New Resource Revealing Advantages and Disadvantages of 25+ Photo Competitions

New guide awards grades to a long list of photo contests worldwide; advises on which competitions are worth photographers’ time.   New York, NY (PRWEB) November 13, 2013   PhotoShelter (http://www.photoshelter.com), the worldwide leader in photography portfolio websites, sales and marketing tools for photographers, today released a new free educational guide, The Photographer’s Guide to…

Optrix Announces New iPhone Photo and Cycling Products

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    CycleX, PhotoX offer innovative solutions and affordable pricing for iOS users November 14, 2013 09:00 AM Eastern Standard Time SAN RAFAEL, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Optrix, the leading designer of ultra-rugged sports action iPhone cases, announces two new products that are taking iPhone photography and cycling to new heights. The PhotoX is a brand new, entry-level…

Nikon 1 AW1 Named a CES Innovations 2014 Design and Engineering Award Honoree

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The Nikon 1 AW1 is the World’s First Waterproof and Shockproof Interchangeable Lens Camera System MELVILLE, NY – November 12, 2013 – Today, Nikon Inc. announced that it has been named an International CES Innovations 2014 Design and Engineering Awards Honoree for the Nikon 1 AW1 interchangeable lens camera system. Products entered in this prestigious…

On-Demand Photography Marketplace Scoopshot Snaps $3.9 Million Series A

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 by Steve O’Hear – TechCrunch.com – November 13, 2013 Founders and VCs are placing big bets on smartphone-powered photography, in a bid to disrupt the lucrative $2.88 billion stock photo industry. Scoopshot is one such startup. Today the crowdsourced on-demand photography marketplace and accompanying smartphone app, announced it’s raised $3.9 million in Series A funding from…

Sony Honored With 13 CES Innovations 2014 Design And Engineering Honoree Awards

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 Sony Cyber-shot® DSC-QX100     Awarded Products Represent the Absolute Best Technology in Respective Categories NEW YORK, Nov. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Sony Electronics today was recognized with 13 International CES Innovations 2014 Design and Engineering Honoree Awards, including four Best of Innovations honoree awards.  The QX Series “lens-style” camera, 4K Ultra HD Media Player (FMP-X1),…