News

LensRentals Makes Photo and Video Equipment Purchases More Affordable with “Try Before You Buy” Keeper Program

Lensrental 948662963457

Consumers Earn Credit for up to 7 Days of Equipment Rental; Price of Rented Item Based on its Age MEMPHIS, Tenn., Jan. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — LensRentals, the leading photography, video and lighting equipment rental company, today announced the official launch of its “try before you buy” Keeper Program, providing consumers the assurance of purchasing equipment…

Panasonic LUMIX GF7 Featuring Modern Selfie Functions with Classic Styling

Panasonic LUMIX GF7

NEWARK, N.J., Jan. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Panasonic is pleased to announce a new Digital Single Lens Mirrorless (DSLM) Camera, the DMC-GF7 (GF7). The GF7 offers modern selfie shooting features – one of the world’s most powerful trends – in a classic styled camera with its 180-degree flip-up monitor and a variety of creative functions.  The…

Canon U.S.A. Announces Senior Executive Appointments And Promotions For The 2015 New Year

Canon-logo

MELVILLE, N.Y., January 16, 2015 – Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, today announced several senior executive appointments and promotions. “I am proud to announce six well-deserved appointments and promotions for the New Year,” said Joe Adachi, chairman and chief executive officer, Canon U.S.A. “These executives bring the highest quality of leadership,…

5 Tips for Using Pinterest for Photography Inspiration

Untitled-11

By: Meredith Clark – Digital Photography School Let me just come right out and say it – I think Pinterest is amazing. Not only is it a wealth of information when it comes to recipes and easy craft projects for my two kids, but it is also an incredible source for both photography instruction and inspiration. As…

John Clouse of Nikon Receives 2015 PMDA Lifetime Achievement Award

2015 John Clouse Jerry Grossman Imaging Night

Photo by Rick Gerrity PMDA Celebrated the 2015 Imaging Night in Las Vegas on Janaury 5, 2015. It was a great celebration of the photoimaging industry and the people who have made an enormous difference in the our industry. Pictured here from left to right are John Clouse (Nikon), Lifetime Achievement Award and Jerry Grossman , Executive…

Post a selfie for a chance to win a Sigma lens accessory

B7MaaBcIgAE7kF_

Jimmy Shaddock @JShaddPhoto By Les Shu — January 17, 2015 – TechCrunch.com For the month of January, Sigma lens owners should start shooting and posting selfies of themselves with their gear. As part of a customer appreciation campaign, the company is choosing four winning photos posted on social media, at the end of the month.…

Celebrating PMDA 2015 Imaging Night

2015 Imaging Night Honorees

Photo by Rick Gerrity PMDA Celebrated the 2015 Imaging Night in Las Vegas on Janaury 5, 2015. It was a great celebration of the photoimaging industry and the people who have made an enormous difference in the our industry. Pictured here from left to right are Jerry Grossman , Executive Director, PMDA, John Clouse (Nikon), Lifetime Achievement…

“A Network of Eyes” — help the blind to see with a phone app

be-my-eyes-1

January 15, 2015 By Paul Worthington – PMANewsline.com An app connects blind people with volunteer helpers via a live video chat. “Be My Eyes” lets a blind person request assistance for “anything from knowing the expiration date on the milk to navigating new surroundings,” the developer says. The sighted volunteer “receives a notification for help and…

New RICOH NV-10A binoculars penetrate fog, smoke and darkness

Ricoh Binoculars 20150116

Unique ‘PAIR’ technology restores color and clarity in difficult viewing conditions MALVERN, PA, Jan. 15, 2015 – Ricoh Americas Corporation today unveiled RICOH NV-10A digital binoculars, which for the first time can penetrate fog, smoke, rain and sand to provide a crisp, clear image even at night. The RICOH NV-10A enhanced binoculars enable marine, military,…

World’s First Smart Wireless Charging Phone Sleeve, Novelsys Ampere Hits Kickstarter Goal of $60,000 in Under 24 Hours

ampere-kickstarter

Novelsys Ampere reinvents the mobile charging experience, providing a seamless, intuitive and smart way to charge your smartphone on-the-go. It launched on Kickstarter 15 January 2015 St Petersburg, Florida (PRWEB) January 16, 2015 In just under 24 hours, Novelsys has managed to surpass their funding goal of $60,000 for their Kickstarter- Novelsys Ampere, the world’s…