Monthly Archives: October 2008

Best of PhotoPlus Expo 2008 – Part 2

October 31, 2008
Best of PhotoPlus Expo 2008 – Part 2

RedRock Micro: The folks at RedRock Micro have a neat idea on their hands: create a frame that turns a HD video capable DSLR into a full fledged cinema camera. Kits are priced between $1,995 – $2,445 and are available on their website. Here you have ingenuity at its finest. An utterly brilliant idea:...
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Best of PhotoPlus Expo 2008 – Part 1

October 27, 2008
Best of PhotoPlus Expo 2008 – Part 1

After the initial sweep of Day One, Days Two & Three afforded me the opportunity to calmly peruse the smaller booths to see what gems I could uncover. Here are some of the highlights: Animoto: Animoto is a web product that converts your images into a professional video slideshow complete with music. Free accounts...
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PhotoPlus Expo 2008 – Day One

October 24, 2008
PhotoPlus Expo 2008 – Day One

The PhotoPlus Expo opened today in New York City. Hot on the heels of Photokina 2008, PDN’s PhotoPlus Expo brings new cameras, lenses and other goodies introduced in Germany a couple of weeks ago. Greeting visitors at the entrance was Nikon’s rather large booth. Featuring a complete collection of Nikon’s cameras and lenses, visitors...
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Mamiya Announces New MF Digital Camera System

October 21, 2008
Mamiya Announces New MF Digital Camera System

Elmsford, NY – In medium format digital photography, price and performance are usually at opposite ends of the digital spectrum. Normally you have to pay more – a lot more – for better quality, performance and features, certainly for the latest technology. The new Mamiya DL28 Digital Camera System totally changes that way of...
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Lenovo ThinkPad W700 in der haus!

October 17, 2008

A Fedex truck pulled up this morning bearing the (almost) fully loaded ThinkPad W700 laptop promised to me by the fine folks at Lenovo. Quick Impressions * Huge. The unit hides a 17″ 1920×1200 display, Wacom pad, the standard ThinkPad Touchpad/Nipple Mouse combo, thumbprint reader, built-in colorimeter, stereo speakers, stereo microphones, and webcam with...
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