Digital Camera News & Previews
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Canon PowerShot Digital Cameras
Also new SELPHY Compact Photo PrinterLAKE SUCCESS, N.Y., August 19, 2010- Further elevating the “Power” in PowerShot, Canon U.S.A., a leader in digital imaging, today announced three new high-performance PowerShot cameras - the PowerShot S95, the SD4500 IS and the SX130 IS Digital cameras. These cameras achieve photographic brilliance with Canon’s HS (High Sensitivity) SYSTEM for improved low-light shooting in the S95 and SD4500 IS cameras, High Definition (HD) video recording, High Dynamic Range (HDR) in the S95 camera and a more intelligent Smart AUTO mode, among a range of others.
Nikon Coolpix Cameras
Two new modelsMELVILLE, NY (August 17, 2010) – At the forefront of product innovation and market firsts, Nikon Inc. introduces two new COOLPIX cameras into the Style Series, marrying first-of-its-kind technology and portable design to enhance the experience of making and sharing great photos and videos.
Adobe Photoshop Express
Now Available for iPad and iPhoneAdobe today announced the immediate availability of Photoshop Express for iPad and iPhone. Formerly known as Photoshop.com Mobile, the newly-branded application now brings quick and easy photo editing, organizing and sharing technology to the iPad.
Frans Lanting Photo Workshop
Video on YouTubeCheck out this sneak peek into one of Frans Lanting's photo workshops. The newest clip is from "The Art of Seeing" and on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VvAhlZ9s4jI.
Tamron SP 70-300mm
Features include image stabilization and autofocus driveAugust 10, 2010, Commack, NY – Tamron announced another advance in the company's pursuit of high resolution images in the telephoto lens category with the release of its anniversary model SP 70-300mm telephoto zoom lens featuring VC (Vibration Compensation) image stabilization and an ultrasonic auto-focus drive –– USD (Ultrasonic Silent Drive). The SP 70-300mm F/4-5.6 Di VC USD (Model A005) high-resolution DSLR telephoto zoom lens is available for the Nikon mount on August 26, 2010, with the launch of mounts for Canon and Sony to follow.
Adobe Lightroom 3.2 and Camera Raw 6.2
Updates extend raw file supportAdobe today announced the Lightroom 3.2 and Camera Raw 6.2 Release Candidates, available for immediate download on Adobe Labs. The updates extend raw file support to 12 new popular camera models, improve on several of the lens correction profiles introduced as part of the Lightroom 3 and Camera Raw 6.1 releases, and add over 50 new lens profiles to help photographers automatically correct for undesirable distortion and aberration effects.
Summer workshop slideshow
Make sure to check out this slideshow from David Stoecklein's summer photo workshop: http://drsphoto.net/clients/summerws/
Panasonic 3-D Camcorder
Also announces other new productsSECAUCUS, NJ (July 27, 2010) – Panasonic today announced the launch of the Panasonic HDC-SDT750, the world’s first consumer 3D camcorder, which includes a 3D conversion lens that enables the camcorder to shoot powerful and true-to-life 3D video content. The Panasonic SDT750 is a user-friendly consumer 3D camcorder that makes experiencing 3D at home easy and affordable. In addition to shooting 3D, the SDT750 can record full 1080p High Definition (HD) in AVCHD, when the 3D conversion lens is unattached, and includes powerful features such as a 3MOS system, a Leica Dicomar lens and a 12x optical zoom.
Sigma's new 17-50mm
Compact, large-aperture zoomRONKONKOMA, N.Y., July 14, 2010 – Sigma Corporation (www.sigmaphoto.com), a leading researcher, developer, manufacturer and service provider of some of the world's most impressive lines of lenses, cameras and flashes, is pleased to announce the release of its new 17-50mm F2.8 EX DC OS HSM lens.
Interchangeable Lens HD CamcorderSAN DIEGO, June 13, 2010 – Following the 25th anniversary of its industry-leading Handycam product line, Sony today announced the innovative NEX-VG10 Interchangeable Lens HD Camcorder.
Sedona PhotoFest 2010
First annual festival aspires to capture imaginationSedona Arts Center is pleased to announce the Sedona PhotoFest 2010: Southwest Photography Competition, Symposium and Exhibition. From July 18 through 25, this unparalleled festival will provide a unique opportunity for both professional and photography enthusiasts. With three days of symposium and five nights of great events, the festival is creative, interactive, and inspiring. Sedona PhotoFest aims to both nurture emerging photographers and stir the juices of the seasoned master.
Sony 3D Digital Cameras
Features include Background Defocus and AVCHD VideoSAN DIEGO, July 7, 2010 – Sony today unveiled two new Cyber-shot® digital still cameras (models DSC-TX9 and DSC-WX5) that are the world’s smallest 3D cameras, capturing 3D images with a single lens system using a sweeping motion.
Camera firmware updateSony has made available a firmware update for the NEX-3 and NEX-5 cameras on the Sony support site (http://esupport.sony.com/).
Lexar Media Multi-Card 24-in-1 USB Reader
Allows concurrent downloads and card-to-card transferFremont, CA, June 24, 2010 – Lexar Media, a leading global provider of memory products for digital media, today introduced the Lexar® Multi-Card 24-in-1 USB Reader. Featuring five slots and supporting 24 popular memory card formats, the newest reader is an all-in-one solution enabling concurrent downloads and card-to-card file transfer. The highly versatile card reader was developed with a unique pop-up design, which allows the card slots to be protected when not in use, and comes equipped with a Hi-Speed USB 2.0 cable. The reader makes it easy to quickly download photo, video, music, and other files from nearly any memory card to a host computer. For additional information about the Lexar Multi-Card 24-in-1 USB Reader, visit www.lexar.com.
Alien Skin Software Exposure 3
Adobe Photoshop CS5 64-bit supportRaleigh, North Carolina – June 22, 2010 – Alien Skin Software today announces the immediate availability of Exposure® 3, the new version of its photography effects plug-in for Adobe® Photoshop®. Exposure provides accurate film simulation and a wide range of creative effects in a simple interface.
Klinko and Indrani
New Bravo show starts TuesdayFor photographers, it's rare that they're ever in front of the camera, but that's exactly what happens to Markus Klinko and Indrani in the new Bravo reality series, "Double Exposure." We can't wait to start watching them as they capture the world of celebrity.
onOne Software Adds CS5 Support
For free software versionsonOne Software, Inc., a leading developer of innovative, timesaving solutions for professional and advanced amateur photographers, today announced that PhotoFrame 4.5.1 Free Edition and PhotoTools 2.5.3 Free Edition now include support for the new Adobe Photoshop CS5 and Photoshop CS5 Extended software.
Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3
Advances image quality and workflow flexibilitySAN JOSE, Calif., - June 8, 2010 - Adobe Systems Incorporated (Nasdaq:ADBE) today announced the immediate availability of Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3 software for Windows and Macintosh, the essential digital photography workflow solution that allows photographers to quickly organize, enhance and showcase their images from one application.
Adobe Expands Photoshop.com
New content and resourcesAdobe has expanded the scope of its current Photoshop.com website, creating a destination for its passionate customers to find the latest resources and information about the Photoshop family of products. With millions of registered users and monthly visitors, Photoshop.com has become a popular Web-based tool for organizing, editing, sharing and storing photos. In addition to hosting its free online editor, Photoshop.com will now offer access to inspiration, tutorials, product information, trials and purchase details, news and more.
Vimeo Festival + Awards
Celebrates creative online videoNEW YORK, June 3, 2010 – Vimeo®, an operating business of IAC [NASDAQ: IACI], opened the submissions window today for the Vimeo Awards, which honors creative and original online videos and the people that create them.