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Capture the “Crazy” Take Better Photos

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Consumers are now taking and sharing more pictures than ever – almost two billion each day – and say they want to capture and enjoy better photos. To help put an end to missed and blurred digital photographs that are lost to the “take, file and forget” cycle, the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)®, PhotoImaging Manufacturers…

How Instagram Is Changing the Way Brands Look at Photography, Online and Beyond

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Taco Bell’s Instagram photography has had an impact beyond the network. Photo: Taco Bell Embracing the ‘perfectly imperfect’ By Marty Swant – August 24, 2015 – Adweek.com Call it the “Instagram Effect”—that filtered, shadowed, sharpened, brightened, tilted, faded, structured, saturated way of seeing life through a lens. It’s changed the way people portray themselves and…

Professional Photographers of America and World Renowned Photographer Anne Geddes Partner to Spotlight Value of Membership and Professional Photography

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Geddes will join the association to help photographers “Be More” and show consumers how to “See The Difference” professional photography can make ATLANTA, Georgia (PRWEB)August 24, 2015 Professional Photographers of America (PPA) and world-renowned photographer Anne Geddes are partnering to drive home the value of a PPA membership. As point-and-shoot high end technology and other…

9 Helpful Apps for Photographers

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By: Shayne Thomas – Digital Photography School Hopefully I’m not the only photographer in the world that tends to get quite excited when I discover a new app, or software that could definitely be used in my career. Yes I’m a bit geeky, but you know what – geeky is the new cool. Anyway, throughout my…

New AKVIS Wedding Frames Special Pack — Frame Your Love Story!

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August 24, 2015 — AKVIS announces the release of the new frame collection Wedding Pack II, 100 exciting frame designs of excellent quality, for use with the AKVIS programs. The new Wedding Pack II includes 100 high quality ready to use frames, 50 horizontal and 50 vertical templates. These bright exclusive picture frames will help…

Seminars at PPE 2015 Bring Fun, Innovative Thinking, and Inspiration to the Learning Experience

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  Over 100 conference seminars, Photo Walks and Master Classes to feature the latest techniques and trends for photographers, filmmakers and digital imaging specialists over four days NEW YORK, Aug. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Great instructors and educators are ones who bring inspiration and innovative thinking to learning while making the overall process entertaining and…

Lytro Power Tools Advances into Beta Phase

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Light Field Leader Gives Users Unprecedented Levels of Access to Its Platform August 20, 2015 08:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Lytro, Inc. is giving users an unprecedented level of access to its products – the first generation camera and ILLUM – with Lytro Power Tools (LPT) Beta. The platform was developed to…

MIT Created a Camera That Will Never Overexpose a Photograph

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Published on August 18, 2015 by Michael Zhang – PetaPixel.com   MIT scientists have designed a new camera that will never overexpose a photograph, no matter what the lighting situation is. Called a “modulo camera,” it captures a high dynamic range photo with every exposure. Instead of capturing multiple photos at different exposures, as with…

Lowepro Rethinks Urban Sling Design with Updated Slingshot Edge Series

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Lowepro’s Slingshot Edge series is designed for urban photographers, day trippers and travelers looking for a slim and versatile camera bag to keep things light and easy PETALUMA, Calif., Aug. 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Lowepro, the leading maker of photography carrying solutions, today announced the latest generation of its urban daypack series, Slingshot Edge. The redesigned…