Posts Tagged ‘ PhotoPlus ’

PhotoPlus Expo Announces Annual Facebook Sweepstakes

October 14, 2014
PhotoPlus Expo Announces Annual Facebook Sweepstakes

NEW YORK, NY – October 14, 2014 – Attention PhotoPlus Expo attendees, the trip of a lifetime is just a few stamps away when you participate in the “Passport to the Expo” promotion during this year’s show.  Sponsored by Foto Promos (Booth #1072), Passport to the Expo is a fun and exciting way to...
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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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For laughs – Ultimate NEX Rig

November 15, 2011
For laughs – Ultimate NEX Rig

Here’s something that caught my eye over at the Arca Swiss booth at PhotoPlus: The Ultimate NEX Rig This contraption mates the NEX camera to an Arca Swiss F-Camera System giving you the ultimate in tilt/swing/shift controls. Add the NEX’s focus peaking to the mix and you have a badass landscape/panoramic setup. Pity the...
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PhotoPlus Expo 2011 Show Report – Part 1

October 29, 2011
PhotoPlus Expo 2011 Show Report – Part 1

The PhotoPlus Expo 2011 was held once again at the Jacob Javits Convention Center in New York City. With the absorption of PMA into the Consumer Electronics Show (CES), PPE has become the last major standalone photography exposition in the U.S. I once again took up my annual pilgrimage to the Big Apple to...
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PDN PhotoPlus 2010 Show Report

November 2, 2010
PDN PhotoPlus 2010 Show Report

Another PDN PhotoPlus show has come and gone and, once again, I slogged my way through the amassed crowd of photographers, photo buyers and journalists to bring you highlights from the show.   This year’s report will be separated into two sections: Cameras & Lenses/Accessories. But first, as always, an Animoto video of the show...
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PDN PhotoPlus Expo this Week in NYC

October 25, 2010
PDN PhotoPlus Expo this Week in NYC

I will be heading up to the Big Apple this week to cover the PDN PhotoPlus Expo. I will be posting updates during the three days of the show, with a final report shortly after I return home. Expected is the formal announcement by Pentax USA on the availability of the intriguing 645D medium...
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PhotoPlus 2009 Show Report

November 17, 2009
PhotoPlus 2009 Show Report

Once again, New York City and the Javits Center played host to the PDN PhotoPlus Expo. This year’s show had a very good turnout in spite of the fact that major players like Adobe, Panasonic, & Pentax were not in attendance. I attended (and I spotted some of my fellow bloggers there as well)...
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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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Meeting up with Leica at PhotoPlus

October 12, 2008
Meeting up with Leica at PhotoPlus

Thanks to the Leica New York Metro Area Meetup group, I was able to get invited to a session with Leica at the PhotoPlus Expo in New York City. Leica will have the M8.2 and S2 available to try out. I will be taking extra memory cards to take some test images. Whether or...
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