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Canon High-ranking Officials Unveiled Strategy & Technology

Live Report from Japan by Kristupa Saragih
Several Canon high ranking officials met 20 journalists from Indonesia, Cambodia, Vietnam, Sri Lanka and Pakistan, on Wednesday (1/30),  at the headquarter of Canon Inc. in Shimomaruko, Tokyo, Japan.  The visit to the headquarter of the world leading camera manufacturer is related to Canon Press Tour 2013 and CP+ [...]

Live Report from CP+ Japan with Kristupa Saragih

From Thursday, January 31 to Sunday, February 3, CP+ 2013 Camera & Photo Imaging Show will be held at Pacifico Yokohama, Japan. Organized by Camera & Imaging Products Association (CIPA), CP+ is said to be a comprehensive camera andphoto imaging show covering a wide range of aspects of the industry, from the initial input of [...]

500px Returns to Apple App Store with New Revision

After being pulled from Apple App Store last week due to the issue of nudity, now 500px is back with some modifications. The app returns with an age-gate warning, advising that the content in the app is for 17+ audiences, and also adds a new “Report Photo” button to help users quickly tag things they [...]

Olympus Unveils 3 New Cameras & Updates M.Zuiko 75-300mm Lens

Olympus expanded its compact camera line-up with new VR-370, VG-180, and XZ-10. The VR-370 is equipped with 16 MP CCD sensor, 12.5x super wide optical zoom lens (24-300mm) for close-up and wide-angle shots, 720p HD video with sound for capturing movies in HD quality, Dual Image Stabilization for reducing blur with fast-moving shots, 3.0” (460k [...]

Sigma’s 4 New Lenses Announced

The four new Sigma lenses include 30mm F1.4 DC HSM, which will be available for Sigma, Canon, and Nikon mounts, and the 30mm F2.8 DN, 19mm F2.8 DN and 60mm F2.8 DN lenses, which are available for both Micro Four Thirds and Sony E-Mount camera systems. Pricing and availability on all of these lenses has yet [...]

Nikon’s 7 New Cameras & 2 New Lenses

Nikon has expanded the Coolpix S line-up with three new cameras. The S9500 boasts 18.1 MP sensor, Wi-Fi connectivity, 22x optical zoom, 3.0” OLED display and built-in GPS; it is priced for US$ 349.95. The S5200 features 16 MP backside-illuminated CMOS sensor, Nikkor 35mm wide-angle 6x zoom lens, 3.0” LCD screen, and ISO range of [...]

Canon Unveils Three New Point-and-Shoot Cameras

Canon has announced three new point-and-shoot cameras; PowerShot A2500, ELPH 115 IS and ELPH 330 HS. All the new cameras feature a new ECO mode for extended battery life.
Canon PowerShot A2500 features a 16 MP 1/2.3” CCD sensor; DiGiC 4 processor; 720/25p HD video recorder; 2.7” (230k dots) LCD dispay; ISO range of 100-1600; 28-140mm [...]

“Soul of Tomorrow,” about Children, for Children

Seeing the fact that a lot of disadvantaged children in Indonesia are not able to go to school or acquire sufficient education, some photographers are holding a photography exhibition to raise fund for them.
Forty four photographs captured by 38 photograpgers are now being showcased at Main Atrium, Plaza Senayan, Jakarta. In this photo exhibition entitled [...]

Apple Removes 500px Photo Apps from the App Store over the Issue of Nudity

500px, a popular photo sharing app, has been pulled off from the Apple App Store due to concerns about nudity. The Apple reviewer told the company that the update couldn’t be approved because it allowed users to search for nude photos in the app.
The decision came after discussions with Apple related to an update version [...]

Batak Inspigraph: Inspiring Photos & Stories

Someone’s success can influence other’s life. As well as motivational or success story books, the book entitled “Batak Inspigraph” is expected to inspire people, especially young generation. It comprises more than 100 Bataknese figures having achieved success, popularity, and given positive effects toward society in Indonesia and worldwide.

“This book can be a history book for [...]