Monthly Archives: October 2011

Total Production of NIKKOR Lenses for Nikon SLR Cameras Reaches Sixty-Five Million

October , 2011, TOKYO– Nikon Corporation is pleased to announce that total production of NIKKOR interchangeable lenses for Nikon SLR cameras reached sixty-five million at the beginning of October 2011. In 1959, Nikon (then Nippon Kogaku K.K.) released its first SLR … Continue reading

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Canon celebrates production of 50 million EOS SLR cameras, 70 million EF interchangeable lenses

TOKYO, October 18, 2011—Canon Inc. and Canon Marketing Japan Inc. announced today the achievement of two major manufacturing milestones: combined production of film and digital EOS-series single-lens reflex (SLR) cameras surpassed the 50-million mark in September this year, and the … Continue reading

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SONY UNVEILS UNIQUE “ALL-IN-ONE” COMPACT INTERCHANGEABLE LENS CAMERA WITH 24.3 MEGAPIXEL RESOLUTION

New NEX-7 Combines superb imaging, high performance and full palette of creative options SAN DIEGO, Aug. 24, 2011 — Sony is taking professional quality imaging and artistic shooting options to new levels with the introduction of the new α NEX-7 … Continue reading

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Kenko Handstrap in 3 exciting colors!

The Kenko HANDSTRAP is to help photographers hold their Digital SLR cameras more securely and comfortably which assists them in taking better photos. The HANDSTRAP attaches to the camera with a plate that screws into the cameras tripod socket. This … Continue reading

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SONY’S LATEST a DSLR CAMERAS BRING NEW LEVELS OF SPEED, PERFORMANCE AND CREATIVITY TO PHOTO ENTHUSIASTS

α77 and α65 Models Expand Translucent Mirror Technology Line; Deliver 24.3 megapixels with up to 12- and 10- fps AF-enabled continuous shooting  Photo: Sony Alpha A65SAN DIEGO, Aug. 24, 2011 – Blazing speed, enhanced image quality, high resolution and incredible … Continue reading

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SIGMA 18-200mm F3.5-6.3 II DC OS HSM

*Petal-Type Hood (LH680-01) supplied The Sigma Corporation is pleased to announce the release of the SIGMA 18-200mm F3.5-6.3 II DC OS HSM. This 11.1x high zoom ratio lens is designed exclusively for digital SLR cameras, incorporates Sigma’s original OS (Optical … Continue reading

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HOYA Announce PRO1 Digital ND32 and ND64 Neutral Density Filters

THK Photo Product, Inc announces the new HOYA PRO1 Digital ND 32 and ND64 Neutral Density filter2. The ND32 is a dark neutral density filter with a filter factor of 32, meaning there is 5-stop light loss. This is a … Continue reading

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Tokina AT-X 17-35mm F/4 lens

Designed for Full-Frame cameras, the Tokina AT-X 17-35mm F/4 give photographers a new wide-angle option. With a focal length of 17mm at the wide side the lens yields a spectacular 103.9 degree field of view which is great for shooting … Continue reading

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Sigma Corporation’s 70-200mm F2.8 EX DG OS HSM Lens Named ‘European Lens for 2011-2012’ by EISA

Stabilized Telephoto Zoom Lens is honored with second international award in 2011   Ronkonkoma, NY, 2011 – Sigma Corporation of America(www.sigmaphoto.com) is pleased to announce that its 70-200mm F2.8 EX DG OS HSM lens has been chosen for yet another award … Continue reading

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Getty Images Announces Flickr’s 250,000th Image Milestone

Dynamic Flickr Collection Reflects Passion of Worldwide Community of Photography Enthusiasts Photo 119106045, Paul Photography/ Getty Images Flickr Collection Wat Phrathat Doi Suthep is Buddhist temple in Chiang Mai Province. Singapore– October 20, 2011 – Getty Images, a leading creator … Continue reading

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Time’s Up for Nikon D3S, Move Aside for Canon EOS 1DX

Canon integrates 1D and 1Ds series to launch the EOS-1D X – World’s fastest full-frame DSLR with new Dual DIGIC 5+ processor aims to conquer the professional market. Singapore, 18 October, 2011 – Canon today announces the launch of the … Continue reading

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Getty Images introduces new Masters Collection

A collection of archival iconic imagery from the masters of photography for use in creative and corporate campaigns Singapore: 17 October, 2011: Getty Images has today announced the launch of the Masters Collection – a collection of iconic imagery captured … Continue reading

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Live Life in Perfect HD with Samsung WB700

With the Samsung WB700 camera at your side, you are perfectly prepared to capture life’s big and little moments. The new 24mm ultra wide lens and 18x optical zoom ensures that every detail is reproduced with the attention that is … Continue reading

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1 NIKKOR VR 10-30mm f/3.5-5.6, 1 NIKKOR VR 30-110mm f/3.8-5.6, 1 NIKKOR 10mm f/2.8 and 1 NIKKOR VR 10-100mm f/4.5-5.6 PD-ZOOM

The first four lenses in the new 1 NIKKOR series for the Advanced Camera with Interchangeable Lens Nikon 1 camera system: three compact and lightweight kit lenses, 1 NIKKOR VR 10-30mm f/3.5-5.6, 1 NIKKOR VR 30-110mm f/3.8-5.6 and1 NIKKOR 10mm … Continue reading

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Advanced Camera with Interchangeable Lens Nikon 1 J1 / V1

Advanced Camera with Interchangeable Lens cameras that propose new forms of imaging expression and enjoyment TOKYO-Nikon Corporation is pleased to announce the release of the first two models in the new Nikon 1 series, the J1 and V1. Nikon 1 … Continue reading

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Ricoh Establishes PENTAX RICOH IMAGING COMPANY, LTD.

Tokyo, October 1, 2011–Ricoh Company, Ltd. (President & CEO: Shiro Kondo; hereinafter referred to as “Ricoh”) announces the establishment of PENTAX RICOH IMAGING COMPANY, LTD. as its wholly owned subsidiary on October 1, 2011. Earlier, HOYA Corporation (President & CEO: … Continue reading

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Canon U.S.A. Announces PowerShot S100 and PowerShot SX40 HS Models With New DIGIC 5 Image Processor Providing Enhanced Resolution and Faster Shooting Speeds

Featuring Full HD Video Recording, High-speed Burst HQ and Intelligent IS LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y.  – Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging, today announces the addition of two feature-packed digital cameras, the PowerShot S100 and PowerShot SX40 HS, to … Continue reading

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THE Pentax OPTIO RZ18 WITH 18X ZOOM ANNOUNCED

GOLDEN, CO.  – PENTAX Imaging Company announced the Optio RZ18 digital compact camera. Featuring a slim, lightweight body, the new model offers a powerful 18X optical zoom lens covering focal lengths from 25mm wide angle to 450mm super-telephoto (in the … Continue reading

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Nikon proudly introduces the Nikon 1 brand

TOKYO-Nikon Corporation is pleased to announce its new Nikon 1 brand, an Advanced Camera with Interchangeable Lens that proposes new forms of imaging expression and enjoyment. The new Nikon 1 brand joins existing Nikon D-series digital-SLR cameras and the COOLPIX … Continue reading

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Canon’s Latest PowerShot Cameras Set New Standards For Image Capture

New PowerShot SX150 IS and ELPH Cameras Showcase Extraordinary Image Quality with Every Shot LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y. – Today’s tech-savvy consumers expect to have a photo-capturing device always at hand that is adept at producing exquisite images and video without … Continue reading

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