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Panasonic and Leica Camera Expand Partnership Agreement in the Digital Camera Sector
9/19/2014 10:24:36 AM
Panasonic Corporation and Leica Camera AG today announced they have extended their partnership agreement and agreed to expand and strengthen their technological cooperation in the digital camera field. The agreement includes the extension of license agreement for use of Leica’s trademark on Panasonic’s digital camera products as well as expansion and strengthening of …
Canon U.S.A.’s Clean Earth Crew Beautifies Lakeland County Park in Islandia
Canon U.S.A.’s Clean Earth Crew Beautifies Lakeland County Park in Islandia
9/18/2014 11:17:09 AM
Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, celebrated the Company’s Clean Earth Crew Campaign at Lakeland County Park in Islandia, N.Y. Approximately 150 Canon employees, family members and friends volunteered to revamp the park, which is fully accessible and designed for the disabled and their families. Participants painted picnic tables, benches and boardwalk …
CyberLink’s New PhotoDirector 6 Brings Pro-Level Photography Techniques to Consumers and Enthusiasts
9/17/2014 10:02:44 AM
CyberLink Corp. (5203.TW) today launched PhotoDirector 6 , a major update to its award-winning digital photography workflow solution for Mac OS and Windows. PhotoDirector 6 introduces smart photo merging technology that makes it easy to create flawless panorama shots using innovative content-aware auto-filling. Smart photo merging, together with intelligent smile/face …
Monotypes and More…A Selection of Works Done at Timberwick Studios
9/17/2014 9:37:01 AM
For 11 years Pokrasso, who has an MFA from the Pratt Institute, owned and directed Graphics Workshop, which he gave to The College of Santa Fe in 1993. He is an originator of the printmaking event Monothan  and has been an ardent supporter of arts programs for youth. His teaching experience includes universities, museums, public schools and private workshops, as well as …
Reginald Hudlin To Produce Academy’s 2014 Governors Awards
9/15/2014 1:32:02 PM
Reginald Hudlin will produce the 6th Annual Governors Awards for the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs announced today.  The Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award will be presented to Harry Belafonte, and Honorary Awards will be presented to Jean-Claude Carrière, Hayao Miyazaki and Maureen O’Hara, on Saturday, November 8, at the Ray …
BMW Group Design presents “Double Space for BMW – Precision & Poetry in Motion” by Edward Barber & Jay Osgerby as part of the London Design Festival
BMW Group Design presents “Double Space for BMW – Precision & Poetry in Motion” by Edward Barber & Jay Osgerby as part of the London Design Festival
9/15/2014 12:09:53 PM
In partnership with the BMW Design Team led by Karim Habib and under the overall direction of Adrian van Hooydonk, British designers Edward Barber & Jay Osgerby have created an impressive installation under the banner of “Precision and Poetry”. It will be on display in the famous Raphael Gallery of the Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A) during the London Design Festival …
Canon U.S.A. Celebrates 75 Years Of Optics Heritage With The Addition Of Three New Lenses
Canon U.S.A. Celebrates 75 Years Of Optics Heritage With The Addition Of Three New Lenses
9/15/2014 8:38:47 AM
Following on the heels of its milestone of 100 million EF lenses produced worldwide*, Canon U.S.A. Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, is excited to announce three new lenses adding to it’s rich history of developing and delivering outstanding optics to all types of photographers, cinematographers, online content creators and image makers from budding amateurs to the …
Avid Everywhere Brings Resolution Independence to Film and Television Production
9/11/2014 1:22:23 PM
Avid® ( OTC: AVID ) today announced an update for Media Composer® | Software that will allow video professionals to acquire, manage, edit, and deliver native 4K media faster and more efficiently than ever, whether working on premises or in the cloud. Leveraging the newly announced Avid Resolution Independence architecture, Media Composer will offer the most complete and …
Maximum The Hormone to Play Solo Show in New York City
Maximum The Hormone to Play Solo Show in New York City
9/10/2014 11:09:39 AM
MAXIMUM THE HORMONE will return to the United States for a solo show at New York’s Best Buy Theater on October 27 following their appearance at KNOTFEST October 25. The one-man live in New York will be a rare opportunity for American fans to see this powerful band best known in the West for their contributions "What’s Up People?!" and "Zetsubou Billy" for the hit anime …
Fujifilm Announces Weather Resistant Fujinon XF50-140mmF2.8 R LM OIS WR and Fast Aperture Fujinon XF56mmF1.2 R APD Lenses
9/10/2014 1:00:00 AM
Valhalla, N.Y., September 10, 2014 – FUJIFILM North America Corporation today announced two new premium XF lenses: the weather resistant FUJINON XF50-140mmF2.8 R LM OIS WR that creates a perfectly weather-sealed kit for amazing photography in all weather conditions when paired with FUJIFILM X-T1; and the fast aperture FUJINON XF56mmF1.2 R APD with apodization filter …
Fujifilm Announces Deluxe X-T1 Graphite Silver Edition
9/10/2014 1:00:00 AM
Valhalla, N.Y., September 10, 2014 – FUJIFILM North America Corporation today announced the new special edition FUJIFILM X-T1 Graphite Silver, a weather-resistant premium interchangeable lens camera with a large OLED electronic viewfinder (EVF) that delivers an instant image preview. The X-T1 Graphite Silver also includes the latest generation 16.3 Megapixel APS-C …
Fujifilm Announces Flagship X100T Premium Compact With Improved Hybrid Viewfinder, Enhanced Controls And Ultra-Fast Shutter Speed
9/10/2014 1:00:00 AM
Valhalla, N.Y., September 10, 2014 – FUJIFILM North America Corporation today announced the new FUJIFILM X100T , a premium compact, fixed lens camera designed for photographers looking for the ultimate in image quality, performance and functionality. The X100T comes newly equipped with an advanced Hybrid Viewfinder with an Electronic Rangefinder that now gives …
Fujifilm Announces Instax Wide 300 For Professional And Enthusiast Instant Film Shooters
9/10/2014 1:00:00 AM
Valhalla, N.Y., September 10, 2014 – FUJIFILM North America Corporation today announced an expansion of the popular INSTAX line of instant film cameras with the new INSTAX Wide 300 , along with new color versions of the popular INSTAX Mini 8 camera – raspberry and grape – and the INSTAX Mini 90 Neo Classic in a stylish brown.   INSTAX Wide 300 The redesigned …
Corroboree Sydney to educate more kids
Corroboree Sydney to educate more kids
9/9/2014 12:15:41 PM
Storytelling Elders and champion Waratahs rugby players will teach more children about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture later this year, as the City of Sydney doubles its support for Australia’s largest corroboree. The second annual Corroboree Sydney will showcase the art and heritage of local and NSW Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities through …
Miku Expo 2014 Announces Video Contest, Official Merch Preview
9/8/2014 9:21:42 PM
HATSUNE MIKU EXPO has teamed up with Crunchyroll for a new video contest. Fans can win tickets to the exciting musical events in Los Angeles and New York plus grab bags full of exclusive Hatsune Miku items. Fans are encouraged to use their creativity and unique voices to make 30-second videos centered around Hatsune Miku and the MIKU EXPO theme song "Sharing The …
Ghosts win New York Art Festival
Ghosts win New York Art Festival
9/6/2014 7:39:21 AM
Do you believe in Ghosts?  Photographic artist Valentina Eade is pondering the subject after one of her “Ghosts” won the 2014 International Art Festival.  Her work, along with the other winners, including sculptures, paintings, photography and mixed media, will be exhibited in New York’s Highline Loft Gallery from October 8 through October 11, 2014.  “Ghosts” is a collection …
Google, Photographers Settle Litigation Over Books
9/5/2014 3:21:09 PM
A group of photographers, visual artists and affiliated associations have reached a settlement with Google in a lawsuit over copyrighted material in Google Books. The parties are pleased to have reached a settlement that benefits everyone and includes funding for the PLUS Coalition , a non-profit organization dedicated to helping rightsholders communicate clearly and …
New Discovery Stockton Banknote Collection Sets Record At Bonhams Coins Sale
9/4/2014 5:28:56 PM
The Coins and Banknotes auction on August 31 in Los Angeles brought in an impressive $1.6 million in total sales and 97 percent of lots sold at Bonhams, the third largest international fine art auction house in Los Angeles. The newly discovered Stockton California National Banknote collection led the auction taking in $339,300 including the buyer’s premium at nearly three …
Canon Celebrates The 80th Anniversary Of The Company’s First Camera - The Kwanon
Canon Celebrates The 80th Anniversary Of The Company’s First Camera - The Kwanon
9/2/2014 9:25:45 AM
Canon U.S.A., the leader in digital imaging solutions, today announced that its parent company, Canon Inc., is commemorating the 80th anniversary of Canon’s first camera, the Kwanon. Marking Japan’s first 35mm focal-plane-shutter camera, the Kwanon was produced in prototype form in 1934, the culmination of the dreams of engineers who wanted to catch up with Europe, the leading …
European Heritage Days 2014: Safran Aerospace Museum opens its doors all weekend
9/1/2014 10:46:29 AM
The Safran Aerospace Museum opens its doors to the public the weekend of September 20 and 21, 2014 for the 31st European Heritage Days. Whether you’re an aviation or history buff, or just out with the family for a fun visit, the Safran Museum will introduce you to an unrivaled collection of historic aircraft engines and other aerospace artifacts, some over 100 years old. The …