Features a 61-Point High Density Reticular AF system
LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y., March 2, 2012– On the 25th anniversary of its
world-renowned EOS System, Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital
imaging solutions, is proud to announce its latest model, the new EOS 5D
Mark III Digital SLR Camera. Positioned between the extremely popular
EOS 5D Mark II and Canon’s top-of-the-line professional EOS-1D X model,
the EOS 5D Mark III delivers superb image quality, thanks to a new
22.3-megapixel full-frame Canon CMOS sensor, a high-performance DIGIC 5+
Imaging Processor, a 61-point High Density Reticular Autofocus (AF)
System and six frames-per-second (fps) continuous shooting speed.
Multi-touch interaction, wireless connectivity and heads-up display
Vancouver, Wash. – Mar. 1, 2012 – Wacom today announces Intuos5, the
next generation lineup of tablets for professional photographers,
designers and artists who wish to take their digital content creation to
the next level. Superior new features include multi-touch gesture
support for intuitive input, an Express View display to facilitate an
efficient workflow and wireless capabilities for convenience and
comfort. Combined with Wacom’s renowned pen pressure and tilt sensitive
pen, the state-of-the-art Intuos5 inspires creativity through an
February 28, 2012, Commack, NY - Tamron USA, Inc., has announced the
launch of MyPhotoExhibits (MPE) app for iPad to enhance the convenience
and user-friendliness of the MyPhotoExhibits site. MPE is an innovative
way for photographers looking to showcase their favorite images in a
unique, free online venue. Unlike traditional static online galleries,
Tamron's SoHo-like MPE interface, available at http://myphotoexhibits.com, allows users to create customizable 3D exhibits with a vibrant interactive experience.
BARCELONA, Spain — Feb. 27, 2012 — At Mobile World Congress, Adobe
Systems Incorporated (Nasdaq: ADBE) today announced that Adobe Photoshop
Touch is now available for iPad 2, via the iTunes App Store. Adobe
Photoshop Touch offers core Photoshop features, as well as new
capabilities for creating and sharing in an app custom-built for
tablets. The app is a central component of Adobe Touch Apps, a family of
six intuitive touch screen applications, inspired by Adobe Creative
Suite® software. iPad versions of the other Adobe Touch Apps are
expected later this year.
COPENHAGEN, February 27, 2012 — The 2012 Phase One Digital Artist Series
(PODAS) international photography workshops are now open for
enrollment. Each of the ten all-inclusive photo excursions is limited to
less than 25 participants. All feature a hands-on learning environment
amidst breathtaking surroundings, and for the first time, French and
German speaking workshops have been arranged.
Ronkonkoma, NY, Feb. 8, 2012 – In a personal letter to the company’s
loyal customers, Sigma Corporation CEO Kazuto Yamaki today announced
that, starting next month, Sigma’s 46-megapixel SD1 DSLR will be renamed
the SD1 Merrill in honor of Richard “Dick” Merrill, the late co-creator
of the Foveon X3 Direct Image Sensor technology. The otherwise
unchanged DSLR will also be sold at a lower price that reflects new
efficiencies in the camera’s production.
DP1 Merrill and DP2 Merrill feature 46-megapixel, full-color image sensor
Ronkonkoma, NY, Feb. 8, 2012 – Sigma Corporation of America (www.sigmaphoto.com),
a leading researcher, developer, manufacturer and service provider for
some of the world's most impressive lines of lenses, cameras and
flashes, today announced the new Merrill series of digital cameras with
the introduction of the DP1 Merrill and DP2 Merrill. The Merrill series
is named in honor of Richard “Dick” Merrill, the co-creator of the
Foveon X3 Direct Image Sensor technology that powers Sigma’s unique
lineup of cameras.
MELVILLE, N.Y. (Feb 6, 2012) – Today, imaging leader Nikon Inc.
announced the highly anticipated D800 HD-SLR, engineered to provide
extreme resolution, astounding image quality and valuable video features
optimized for professional still and multimedia photographers and
videographers. A camera with an unmatched balance of accuracy,
functionality and image quality, the Nikon D800 realizes innovations
such as a high resolution 36.3-megapixel FX-format CMOS sensor, a
91,000-pixel RGB Matrix Metering System, Advanced Scene Recognition
System and many other intuitive features designed to create the
preeminent device for the most demanding photo and video applications.
Features include Wi-Fi, powerful optical zoom and rugged build
LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y., February 7, 2012 – Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in
digital imaging solutions, today announced the addition of four
PowerShot digital cameras: the ELPH 530 HS, ELPH 320 HS, SX260 HS, and
D20. Photographers no longer have to sacrifice image quality for the
ability to instantly share images and videos with the use of the
PowerShot ELPH 530 HS and ELPH 320 HS Wi-Fi enabled cameras. The
PowerShot SX260 HS camera puts Canon’s amazing optical reach into a
pocket sized camera, with a 20x optical zoom (25mm to 500mm) letting you
pull subjects in close. Designed for the adventurous photographer
looking to take spectacular photos, the rugged PowerShot D20 camera is
ideally suited for the backpacker, snowboarder or tropical-traveler.
LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y., February 7, 2012 — Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in
digital imaging solutions, today announced two new versions of its
coveted Wide Angle Lenses and a new version of its popular 24-70mm
Standard Zoom Lens for professionals and photo enthusiasts. The new EF
24-70mm f/2.8L II USM, EF 24mm f/2.8 IS USM and EF 28mm f/2.8 IS USM
lenses use a rear focusing system, high-speed CPU, and a powerful
ring-type Ultra Sonic Motor (USM) with optimized AF algorithms for
faster auto focusing and sharp images. With large apertures these new
lenses deliver beautiful, soft backgrounds for superior image quality.
Pioneering CEO, founder led company for more than 50 years
We are deeply saddened to learn that Michihiro Yamaki, founder and CEO of Sigma Corporation, has died. In addition to his numerous contributions to photography and his innumerable achievements as an industry leader, Mr. Yamaki was a true gentleman. He will be greatly missed and all of us at Werner Publishing want to express our condolences to the family and to the global community of Sigma Corporation.
Features a 1:1 magnification ratio and large maximum aperture
RONKONKOMA, NY and LAS VEGAS, NV Jan. 9, 2012 – Sigma Corporation, 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 Sigma APO Macro 180mm F2.8 EX DG OS HSM, the
world’s first 180mm macro lens that offers a magnification ratio of 1:1
and a large maximum aperture of F2.8.
RONKONKOMA, NY and LAS VEGAS, NV, Jan. 9, 2012 – Sigma Corporation of
America today announced the launch of its new line of Micro Four Thirds
system and E-mount lenses for mirrorless interchangeable lens cameras
from the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2012 in Las Vegas, NV.
Valhalla, N.Y., January 9, 2012 – FUJIFILM North America Corporation
proudly introduces the debut of its newest and most advanced addition to
its premium, high quality X-Series digital camera line-up – the
FUJIFILM X-Pro1 interchangeable lens digital camera system.
Las Vegas – Jan 9, 2012 – Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd, a global leader
in digital media and digital convergence technologies, announced today
the launch of a new range of Wi-Fi enabled travel zoom cameras. The
WB850F, WB150F, and ST200F cameras enhance the advanced optical zoom and
image quality that the WB line of cameras are known for, with Wi-Fi
capability to facilitate sharing and saving images – wherever users are
in the world. Housed in compact, light and durable bodies, the new zoom
series from Samsung make the perfect travel companions.
LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y., January 9, 2012 – Continuing to revolutionize the
digital camera market, Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging
solutions, today announced the introduction of a new flagship PowerShot
model, the PowerShot G1 X, in addition to two stylish PowerShot ELPH
models, the ELPH 520 HS and ELPH 110 HS. The PowerShot G1 X camera will
feature a 1.5-inch, 14.3-megapixel CMOS sensor, the largest sensor to
date for a PowerShot model, delivering approximately nine times more
light sensitivity and helping to produce amazing depth-of-field and
high-quality images in tough low-light conditions. For those users
looking for a camera with advanced features in a compact form both the
PowerShot ELPH 520 HS, the world’s thinnest 12x optical zoom with a 28mm
lens1, and PowerShot ELPH 110 HS feature a sleek design and compelling
Consumer Electronics Show, Las Vegas, January 9, 2012—SanDisk
Corporation (NASDAQ: SNDK), a global leader in flash memory storage
solutions, today introduced the 128 gigabyte (GB)1 SanDisk Extreme®
SDXC™ UHS-I card. The new card is ideal for photography enthusiasts
capturing Full HD2 3D videos and high-resolution photos.
Lightroom software provides a
comprehensive set of digital photography tools, from powerfully simple
one-click adjustments and features to cutting edge advanced controls.
With Lightroom, you can organize, enhance, and showcase your images
all from one fast and nimble application that's available on Macintosh
and Windows® platforms.
CES - Las Vegas, Nevada - January 9, 2012 – Corel is pleased to announce
the exciting expansion of its digital photography portfolio with the
introduction of Corel® AfterShot™ Pro. The total photographic workflow
solution for professional and enthusiast photographers will be displayed
today at Pepcom®’s Digital Experience!® and tomorrow at ShowStoppers®
at CES. Providing complete RAW workflow, flexible photo management,
advanced, non-destructive editing and breakthrough performance,
AfterShot Pro offers a powerful and affordable alternative to products
like Adobe® Photoshop® Lightroom® and ACD Systems ACDSee™ Pro. Based on
technology from Corel’s acquisition of Bibble Labs, Corel AfterShot Pro
provides Windows®, Mac OS® and Linux® users with the tools they need to
get the most out of their photos.