Archive for May, 2013

May
17
2013

Photoshop Express Now Available for Windows 8 Tablets, Including Surface Tablet Series

Tweet Adobe today announced the availability of Adobe Photoshop Express for Windows 8 devices, including the Microsoft Surface. Photoshop Express is a free photo-editing app for applying fun, fast and cool looks to photos —perfect for customers who want... Read more
May
17
2013

Leica Majority Shareholder Buys in to Internet Photo Platform i-shot-it.com

Tweet Dr. Andreas Kaufmann, majority shareholder of Leica Camera AG, has acquired a 25.1% stake in the Internet platform “I-shot-it”. For a small fee, www.i-shot-it.com enables photo-enthusiasts—from amateurs to professionals—to take part in photographic competitions. An independent jury of... Read more
May
16
2013

ScanMyPhotos.com Clears Out the Shoebox

Tweet After my mom sent boxes of my family’s photo albums years ago we found a nice space on my closet shelf with hope of one day digitizing them. ScanMyPhotos.com has commercialized a new type of super-fast scanning technology,... Read more
May
16
2013

Think Tank Photo’s Releases Logistics Manager™ 30 Large Capacity Rolling Camera Bag

Tweet Santa Rosa, Calif. – Think Tank Photo announces the release of a new version of its popular large capacity rolling camera bag, the Logistics Manager™ 30. The rolling case’s endless interior layout options adapt to numerous equipment combinations... Read more
May
15
2013

Introducing Rogue FlashBender XL PRO Lighting Kit: Portable Light Modifiers Include Strip Box, Soft Box, and Shapeable Reflector for Speedlight Photography

Tweet Rogue Photographic Design delivers new Portable Lighting Kit for Speedlights, includes quick change diffusers to create Strip Box, Soft Box, or White / Black / Silver Reflector. ExpoImaging, Inc., which markets, designs, manufactures and distributes innovative camera accessories... Read more
May
15
2013

IMRSV launches face detection software, Cara; working with Reebok, IPG, and AdFlow Networks

Tweet IMRSV, a New York-based start-up, has announced the launch of its Cara face detection software, which enables any standard webcam to become an intelligent sensor. Cara software is a perceptive computing platform that solves the problem of optimizing... Read more
May
15
2013

DxO Optics Pro v8.1.6 supports 6 new cameras and crosses the threshold of 12,000 available DxO Optics Modules

Tweet Support for the Canon EOS 700D/REBEL T5i, the Leica M, the Nikon Coolpix A, the Nikon Coolpix P330, the Pentax MX-1, and the Sony NEX-3N May 15, 2013 – DxO Labs announces the immediate availability of DxO Optics... Read more
May
14
2013

NIKON ANNOUNCES THE FASTEST 1 NIKKOR LENS YET: THE NEW 32MM f/1.2

Tweet The Newest Addition to the Nikon 1 System, the 1 NIKKOR 32mm f/1.2 Lens, Offers Superior Resolution and Incredible Depth of Field to Nikon 1 Shooters MELVILLE, N.Y. (May 14, 2013) – Today, Nikon Inc. introduced the newest... Read more
May
14
2013

ZEISS Presents Half-year Financial Figures: Despite weak trend in Semiconductor Manufacturing Technology, investment programs continue at fast pace

Tweet OBERKOCHEN/Germany, 14.05.2013. During the first six months of fiscal year 2012/13 the business trend in the ZEISS Group was marked by the difficult conditions experienced in some markets. Nevertheless, the Group concluded the first half of the year... Read more
May
13
2013

Flarelight Effects for Final Cut Pro, Premiere Pro and After Effects

Tweet Noise Industries adds PHYX Flarelight to its plugin platform FxFactory. Designed for use in Final Cut Pro(R) 7 and X, Motion and Adobe(R) After Effects(R) and Premiere Pro(R), PHYX Flarelight is a collection of visual effects and generators... Read more