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DIR July 2017 Editor’s Note: Make Your Store a Destination

We are so pleased to bestow DIR’s 2017 E-tailer of the Year Award to District Camera and Imaging. We’re excited to tell their story...
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DIR’s 2017 E-tailer of the Year

The Father–Son Team of Saed and Eldar Tariverdi Grew a Humble Store into a Leading Online Powerhouse We can’t be considered DIR’s E-tailer of the...
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Strategy Session: The Tariverdi Family’s Impressive Journey

We’re so proud to feature District Camera and Imaging as our E-tailer of the Year for 2017. While their success is evident, after my...
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Selling Drones & Accessories for Aerial Photography

It’s hard to get the kind of vantage point and footage drones can deliver any other way, and it seems more photographers and videographers...
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10 Top Cameras for Shooting School Sports

With summer winding down and the back-to-school season upon us, many parents and students are thinking about school activities—sports in particular. They will want to...
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Action Cam Mounts & Stabilizers for Add-On Sales

Summer is the season for outdoor activities. And for recording all those adventures—at home and on the road—action cams are major players. Finding mounts...
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DIR July 2017 Instagram Photographer: Erik Trent

This issue’s featured photographer is Erik Trent. “I’m a Dallas-based art director, photographer as well as content creator. I was first introduced to graphic design...
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Selective Focus: Up in the Air

With a ban in place for carry-on electronics that are any bigger than smartphones from a select group of airlines/countries coming into the U.S.,...
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MailPix Acquires 1 Hour Photo Website

Huntington Beach, CA—MailPix, a photo-printing, canvas as well as gifting site, acquired and launched the “1 Hour Photo” website. Located at www.1hourphoto.com. Moreover, the...
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3rd Annual Lucie Technical Awards Nominations Ending

Los Angeles, CA—The 3rd Lucie Technical Awards, an initiative of the Lucie Foundation and also the sister-program of the Lucie Awards, will take place...
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Canon Names President/CEO of Canon Information and Imaging Solutions

Melville, NY—Canon USA announced the appointment of Kenji Sato as president and chief executive officer of Canon Information and Imaging Solutions (CIIS). In addition...
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Lowepro Marks 50 Years with Photo Walks and Giveaways

Petaluma, CA—Lowepro is celebrating its 50th anniversary this summer. The company is marking its five decades with a series of special events designed to...
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Pelican Products Names Dir. Commercial Sales, Western U.S.

Torrance, CA—Continuing their growth trend, Pelican Products, Inc., a designer and manufacturer of advanced lighting systems and durable cases, appointed Landon Verhoeven to lead...
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Imaging Alliance Expands: Adds Four Members

Woodbury, NY—The Imaging Alliance, a nonprofit organization representing the diverse imaging industry, announced the addition of four members to the organization and its board. Joining...
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Hasselblad & Fotografiska Open Hasselblad Store

Union, NJ—On June 30, 2017, Hasselblad opened its first branded retail store. The store is located at Fotografiska in Stockholm, a center for contemporary...
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Tamron’s Next-Gen SP 24–70mm f/2.8 Lens

Commack, NY—Tamron Co., Ltd., launched a high-speed zoom lens—the SP 24–70mm f/2.8 Di VC USD G2 (model A032)—for full-frame DSLR cameras. The new lens...
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Canon EOS 6D Mark II & Rebel SL2 Debut

Melville, NY—In celebration of the innovation behind today’s high-tech digital SLR cameras on National Camera Day, Canon USA announced the Canon EOS 6D Mark...
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DNP IDW500 Passport & ID Photo Solution

Concord, NC—DNP Imagingcomm America Corporation (DNP IAM) introduced its IDW500 passport and ID photo solution, the IDW500. The complete image-capture and printing system includes...
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Legion Paper to Distribute Canson Infinity Papers

New York, NY—Legion Paper, the largest supplier of fine art paper in North America, was named the exclusive North American distributor of Canson Infinity....
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Eastman Museum to Host David Levinthal Retrospective

Rochester, NY—The George Eastman Museum will premiere a retrospective of the work of artist David Levinthal next summer. The exhibition, David Levinthal: War, Myth, Desire,...
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Epson Wins Telly Awards for Legacy Fibre Paper Video

Long Beach, CA—Epson America was awarded Telly Awards for excellence in Videography and Cinematography. The award-winning video—Epson Legacy Fibre Paper and Photographer Timothy Greenfield-Sanders—features...
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Kodak Photo Printer Docks Debut

Edison, NJ—Kodak unveiled a new summer accessory—the compact Kodak Photo Printer Dock. The portable printer supports Android, iPhone, iPad, digital cameras and USB with...
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Gitzo 100th Anniversary Traveler Tripods Mark Centenary

Upper Saddle River, NJ—In celebration of its 100th anniversary, Gitzo introduced two limited edition tripods: the 100-Year Anniversary Edition Traveler and the Arsène Gitzhoven...
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Best Buy Adds Equipment Rental Program

Richfield, MN—Best Buy has initiated a try-before-you-buy, equipment rental program for consumer electronics. The devices include cameras, audio equipment and fitness trackers. Best Buy will...
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Manfrotto Pro Light Bumblebee Camera Bags

Upper Saddle River, NJ—Manfrotto launched its new Pro Light Bumblebee bags for professional and amateur photographers as well as videographers who work outdoors. The...
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OmegaBrandess Adds GigaPan Remote Shutter Release Cable for Sony Cameras

Hampstead, MD—In response to strong demand, OmegaBrandess announced the availability of a new GigaPan remote shutter release cable for the GigaPan Epic Pro and...
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YI Technology to Ship YI Halo 3D, VR Camera

Palo Alto, CA—YI Technology, an international provider of intelligent imaging technologies, unveiled YI Halo, a next-generation virtual reality (VR), 3D camera built with Google’s...
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New Canon See Impossible Videos Released

Melville, NY—Canon USA released two new Canon See Impossible videos. Both celebrate the company’s commitment to “making the seemingly impossible possible.” Available for viewing now...
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Nikon Adds Three Wide-Angle Nikkor Lenses

AF-P DX Nikkor 10–20mm f/4.5–5.6G VR; AF-S Fisheye Nikkor 8–15mm f/3.5–4.5E ED and AF-S Nikkor 28mm f/1.4E ED Join Nikon Lens Line Melville, NY—Nikon added...

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