Camera Rumors, Bits, Bytes and News – Feb 20, 2011


Expensive 3rd Party Primes — Are They Worth It? Sometimes one’s budget determines if there should be serious consideration of a 3rd party prime lens. And, in the long run is it worth it? Nikon D5100 Rumored. Is this the successor to the popular D5000? Is Kodak Killing Slide Film? [...] Read more »

Camera Rumors, Bits, Bytes and News – Feb 18, 2011


   Apple Digital Camera Raw Update to include new cameras. To update go to Apple Menu and select “Software Update.” CANON U.S.A. ANNOUNCES TWO NEW imagePROGRAF LARGE FORMAT PRINTERS. Canon is gearing up for WPPI which begins in just a few days out in Vegas. All photographers are potential terrorists, [...] Read more »

Camera Bits, Bytes and News – Feb 16


“Something New is Coming” is the hint regarding something that Pentax will have before the others. What could it be? Don’t think in terms of a camo-colored DSLR. Is Nikon getting into the translucent mirror business? Another one indicates a light meter right on the prism setting up future products [...] Read more »

In Photography :: Rumors/Tidbits/Tunes


Pentax is supposed to be jumping into the mirrorless market sometime this year. They are late to the mirrorless game along with Canon and Nikon. And, the NC-1 is said to not compete with Micro Four Thirds even using a smaller sensor than the competition. Now the word is that [...] Read more »

If Only People Would Use These Bullets


If everyone used these bullets the world would be a safer place. There would be no catastrophic effects, no werewolves, and hopefully no data loss. Meet the USB 2.0 Bullet Flash Drives. These gold or silver 50-caliber bullets are waterproof, rugged, and easily tuck away in a pocket. There’s a [...] Read more »

CliQ 2011 Is New Name of PMA 2011


PMA is set to announce that its Las Vegas Convention will be known as “CliQ 2011.” Set for September at the Las Vegas Convention Center the newly named event appears to be aimed at returning to the days of yesteryear with a very optimistic goal of bringing in 25,000 people! [...] Read more »

The Future of 3D Seems to be More Dimensionally 2D


An article in Channel News entitled “3D Goes From Hype to Xmas Flop. So What’s Next?” tends to paint a rather dismal picture of 3D, at least from an Australian perspective. It’s no secret that 3D, at least in its current design, is rather expensive and annoying at the same [...] Read more »

Innovations in Photo Imaging – A Grassroots Initiative :: Photo Industry Initiative Created To Drive Output of Photo Products


Working Together to increase awareness among consumers Bonita Springs, FL December 13, 2010 – Leading photo imaging industry suppliers have formed a consortium under the name of Innovations in Photo Imaging to remind American consumers about the importance and convenience of creating keepsakes at retail or online that are uniquely [...] Read more »

Even Ansel Adams Gets on the iPad!


Now you can have Ansel Adams playing on the iPad in full glorious black-and-white. What took you so long, Ansel? New York, NY (PRWEB) December 3, 2010 Little, Brown and Company, a division of Hachette Book Group, announced the release of Ansel Adams for the iPad. This groundbreaking interactive app, [...] Read more »