Monthly Archives: October 2012

PhotoPlus Day 3 and Wrap Up

October 27, 2012
PhotoPlus Day 3 and Wrap Up

PhotoPlus finished up today with me wandering around seeing if I missed anything while scurrying from interview to interview the previous two days. There were a couple things that I did manage to notice. Storage Vendors In previous Expos the only storage vendors to show up were Drobo and LaCie (who were there) but...
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PhotoPlus Day 2 Report

October 27, 2012
PhotoPlus Day 2 Report

October 26, 2012 – Day two of the 2012 PhotoPlus Expo started of with SpinLight360, a small company that produces a light modifier system for SpeedLight strobes. The system looks very versatile allowing for blocking as well as diffusion. The SpinLight360 system includes tungsten filters, but there are plans to expand the filter selection. Filters...
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PhotoPlus Day 1 Report

October 26, 2012
PhotoPlus Day 1 Report

October 25, 2012 – PhotoPlus Expo 2012 opened formally this morning to fairly sizable crowds. As usual, the main entrance was dominated by the Big Three (although Canon and Nikon would call it the Big Two Plus One). Needless to say, the Canon, Nikon and Sony booths were completely stormed by the early onrush....
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PhotoPlus Day 0 Report

October 25, 2012
PhotoPlus Day 0 Report

October 24, 2012 – The PhotoPlus Expo opened today with press only event called Test Drive. There, select manufacturers displayed their latest wares. As a duly recognized member of the press, I was allowed to the event. Here’s what I found interesting: OpenAir Photobooth Remember the old photobooths? Cramp little boxes with curtains that...
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Firmware Bonanza from Sony

October 18, 2012
Firmware Bonanza from Sony

Today, after months of work, Sony released updated firmware for the following cameras: NEX-7 SLT-A77V SLT-A65V SLT-A57 SLT-A37 Lenses were also updated to take advantage of the Hybrid AF system on the NEX-5r/NEX-6 E-mount lens firmware v.2, for use with Hybrid AF E-mount on the αNEX-5R/αNEX-6. This specifically applies to the 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 Standard...
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