Monthly Archives: March 2014

Panasonic Intros HX-A500 Wearable 4K Camcorder

Newark, NJ—Panasonic Corporation introduced the HX-A500, billed as “the world’s first 4K/30p wearable camera." The waterproof device provides Wi-Fi and NFC connectivity to a...

Fujifilm Expands Chicago-Area Technology Center

Hanover Park, IL—With an ongoing commitment to develop new products and solutions, and the ability to showcase and demonstrate these technologies, Fujifilm North America...

Samsung Unveils Slim, Stylish NX mini Smart Camera with DSLR Functionality

Ridgefield Park, NJ—Samsung Electronics America launched the NX mini as the “world’s slimmest and lightest interchangeable-lens camera.” Designed to be portable and stylish, the...

Trio of JVC All-Weather, Quad-Proof Everio Camcorders Now Available

Wayne, NJ—JVC is offering three new Everio camcorders, the GZ-R70, GZ-R30 and GZ-R10, featuring JVC’s quad-proof structure. The camcorders are water resistant to a...

PMA Announces Expanded Exhibitor List for The Big Photo Show LA

Jackson, MI—PMA announced that Panasonic will be exhibiting at The Big Photo Show in Los Angeles, California, May 17–18, 2014, joining a growing list...

Canon Professional Services Program Adds Cinema Membership Levels

Melville, NY—Canon USA announced that the Canon Professional Services (CPS) program has been expanded to provide support for all Cinema EOS products. Created over...

Hasselblad Lunar Camera Charity Auction Brings in $54,500

Union, NJ—Two photo enthusiasts at the three-day, annual Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance exotic car festival began bidding against each other in a charity auction...

Western Europe Photo Merchandise Providers Must Woo First-Time Buyers: InfoTrends

Weymouth, MA—According to a recent InfoTrends study, InfoTrends’ Western European Photo Merchandise Market Forecast: 2012–2017, the Western European photo merchandise market continues to show...

PMA Adds Passport to Success Program, Creates PMA Certified Passport Center

Jackson, MI—Noting the market for passports in the U.S. is enormous, with 13.5 million passports issued in 2013, PMA wants to help photo retailers...

Shutterstock’s 2014 Design Trends Infographic

New York, NY—Shutterstock released their third annual Design Trends Infographic, highlighting the changing and increasing demands for different types of photographs and video. In...