Monthly Archives: February 2014

Two Olympus M.Zuiko Pro Lenses on the Horizon for Micro Four Thirds Cameras

Center Valley, PA—Olympus announced the development of two M.Zuiko Pro-series lenses scheduled for a 2015 launch: the M.Zuiko Digital ED 7–14mm f/2.8 Pro (14–28mm...

Sony Unleashes Five Cyber-shots, from 63x zoom DSC-H400 to Ultracompact W800

San Diego, CA—Sony Electronics announced a quintet of Cyber-shot P&S cameras with rich feature sets and compact, travel-friendly bodies: the DSC-H400, HX400V, H300, WX350...

Canon USA Announces Entry-Level EOS Rebel T5 Digital SLR Bundle

Melville, NY—Canon’s EOS Rebel T5 digital SLR camera is designed to provide entry-level photographers with an affordable way to take their imaging skills to...

GoPro Plans to Conduct Initial Public Offering of its Common Stock

San Mateo, CA—GoPro, Inc., the company that dominates the POV action camcorder category, announced it plans to conduct a registered initial public offering of...

Kodak Alaris Names Chief Executive Officer

London, UK—Steven Ross, interim chairman of the board of Kodak Alaris, announced that Ralf Gerbershagen was named chief executive officer of Kodak Alaris Holdings...

GoPro Appoints Chief Financial Officer

San Mateo, CA—As it prepares for a recently announced Initial Public Offering of its common stock, GoPro appointed Jack Lazar as the company’s chief...

Sony’s α6000 CSC: Fast AF, 24MP APS-C Sensor, OLED Tru-Finder

San Diego, CA—Sony’s new α6000 mirrorless interchangeable-lens camera boasts autofocus performance of 0.06 second and is equipped with a 24.3 megapixel APS-C-size image sensor...

CompactFlash Assoc. Approves XQD V.2.0 Specification for 4K Production

Cupertino, CA—The CompactFlash Association (CFA) announced the XQD V.2.0 specification in flash memory card markets was approved for executive member voting by the CFA...

SanDisk Unveils “World’s Fastest” SD Card: Extreme Pro SDHC/SDXC UHS-II Card

Milpitas, CA—SanDisk is touting its SanDisk Extreme Pro SDHC/SDXC UHS-II card as the “world’s fastest SD memory card.” Based on the latest high-performance SD...

Top Honor in Nikon Film Competition Goes to Florida Native

Melville, NY—Tallahassee native Josh McLawhorn won first place in Nikon’s nationwide Everyday Cinema Contest for a short film titled Almost Ready. The contest invited...