Carson, CA (October 24, 2006) — Microtek, a world-leading manufacturer of digital imaging products, announced today that it is developing the ArtixScan M1, a combined flatbed and film scanner for 35mm, 6cm, and 4×5-inch film formats that also offers additional functionality to scan reflective art or prints as large as 8.5 by 14 inches. Microtek will preview the ArtixScan M1 at the PHOTO PLUS EXPO at the Jacob Javits Convention Center in New York on November 2, 3 & 4. Equipped with Microtek’s patented Emulsion Direct Imaging.Technology(TM) (E.D.I.T.), 4800-dpi optical resolution, 16-bit digital output per channel, auto focus, and new film holders with tension technology, the Microtek ArtixScan M1 offers extraordinary value to photographers, photo enthusiasts, and graphic designers in need of high-quality scans.
Portland, OR – October 16, 2006 – onOne Software, Inc., announces the immediate availability of the new professionally designed Helene Glassman Digital Frame Collection. This new collection adds to the already extensive library of easy-to-use border and edge effects currently available for users of onOne Software’s PhotoFrame Pro 3 and PhotoFrame 3 designed specifically for Photoshop® Elements.
The new SD14, powered by the 14 megapixels Foveon X3® direct-image-sensor, can reproduce high definition images rich in gradation and impressive three-dimensional detail. The SD14 Digital SLR camera features four JPEG recording modes, large and bright pentaprism viewfinder with 98% coverage, a built-in flash with a Guide Number of 11, 5-point AF system, a large 2.5″ 150,000 pixel resolution LCD monitor as well as high resolution and user friendly design. The durable shutter mechanism has over 100,000 cycle life and is ideal for the demands of digital photography. Over 42 different lenses are available for the SD system.
Fremont, CA – October 16, 2006 – InterVideo®, Inc. (NASDAQ: IVII) and its subsidiary Ulead® Systems, Inc. (TSE:2487), industry leaders in video, image and DVD software, today announced Ulead VideoStudio 10 and Ulead VideoStudio 10 Plus, the company’s award-winning consumer video editing products, are optimized for Intel Core 2 Duo processors.
Taipei, October 13, 2006 – Transcend Information, Inc., introduces its 8GB SD High Capacity (SDHC) Card. The SD card is the most popular flash memory standard in the world now, and the SDHC is the new generation of SD cards (Version 2.0). Formatted in FAT32, SDHC cards reach a maximum capacity of 32GB and can fulfill the high-capacity demand of the new SDHC devices such as Casio Exilim Z1000/Z600/S600 cameras, Panasonic DMC-L1 camera, and HP printer A/B. Now you can enjoy a high-quality digital life and store all of your MP3 music files, high-resolution pictures, and video clips in your SDHC card.
Transcend’s standard SDHC memory cards offer hassle-free data storage and transfer with the best price-to-performance value. Transcend produces its SDHC cards using original brand name NAND Flash chips and quality components to ensure that your Flash card keeps your data secure longer. The mechanical write protection switch keeps your information safer by preventing accidental deletion or writing over your important data. For further peace of mind, Transcend comprehensively tests all SDHC cards for compatibility and reliability. Transcend¡¦s 8GB SDHC cards are fully compatible and obtain optimal results from your Hi-Tech SDHC portable devices.
THK Photo Products, Inc., announces the Tokina AT-X 107 AF DX 10-17mm f/3.5-4.5 Fish-eye lens exclusively for Digital SLR cameras with APS-C sensors.
Nik Software, Inc. announces the availability of its affordable new Professional Suite of digital imaging software products. This new suite bundles the complete versions of Nik Color Efex Pro 2.0, Nik Sharpener Pro 2.0 and Dfine 1.0 software products for PC and Mac users.