Monthly Archives: January 2013

The Five Best Smartphone Cameras That Are Far beyond “Good Enough”

“Good enough” have become the two dirtiest words in consumer electronics (okay, other than “loss leader”). MP3s are not as good as CDs, for...

The Big Picture: Products and Services for Large-Format Printing, Feb. 2013

Canon Solutions America Created to Integrated Océ Units & Business Solutions Canon Solutions America, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Canon USA, was launched...

PMDA Expands Portraits of Love Program

The PhotoImaging Manufacturers and Distributors Association launched its fourth annual Portraits of Love project in November 2012, with the goal of providing even more...

Nine Models That Define the Digital SLR Experience

Today’s DSLRs are a far cry from what they used to be a few years ago in terms of resolution, high ISO and autofocus...

Canon USA Displays New PowerShot Digital Elph 130 IS Camera

Lake Success, NY—Along with the A2600 and the A1400 digital cameras, Canon USA announced the PowerShot Elph 130 IS. To give consumers a simple,...

Nikon D5200 Blends DSLR Performance with “Imaginative” Features

Melville, NY—Nikon's D5200 digital SLR is designed to provide imaginative features and DSLR versatility to inspire new ways to capture photos and Full HD...

Olympus Stylus Tough TG-2: Waterproof to 50 Ft. with Microscopic Macro

Center Valley, PA—Olympus announced its new flagship Stylus Tough TG-2 iHS waterproof, shockproof, freezeproof, crushproof and dustproof compact with a high-speed, ultra-bright f/2.0 lens...

Fujifilm Shows Long-Zoom S8200 and S8300 All-in-One Bridge Cameras

Valhalla, NY—Fujifilm North America Corp.’s newest S-series all-in-one bridge cameras, the FinePix S8200 and S8300, feature Fujinon lenses, simple, compact designs, improved CMOS sensors...

Argraph Introduces Sirui T-0X Compact Tripods

Carlstadt, NJ—Following up on the successful introduction of Sirui Professional Products in 2011, Argraph announced the new Sirui T-0X series of compact tripod kits....

Going Mobile: Photo Kiosks Shift Focus from Digital Cameras to Smart and Social Media

It was only about two years ago when the editors at PIR poised the question: Will smartphone pictures ever be printed? Digital cameras were...