Having established Lumix mirrorless cameras as the ‘go to’ range for shooting video, Panasonic is now staking a stronger claim for superior stills shooting with its latest camera, the Lumix G9.Panasonic rolled out the new camera plus a premium 200mm, … Continue reading
The elimination of GST-free sales from foreign retailers has taken another slouching step towards reality with the Productivity Commission’s somewhat equivocal recommendation to adopt the ‘vendor model’ – GST collection by the retailer – from July 1, 2018. In short, … Continue reading
Fort Worth Cameras and the IPI Member Network are unveiling the third Print Refinery store this month in Fort Worth, Texas. The Print Refinery combines consumer and B2B photo services ‘departments’ unified by Print Refinery branding, a sophisticated, contemporary store fit-out … Continue reading
Ken Nobbs, Norfolk Island’s highly-respected photo retailing legend, died suddenly at his home on October 20, aged 79. Ken was in the photographic business on Norfolk Island for 50 years. He travelled extensively to Photokina, and PMA in the US … Continue reading
New online Australian Passport application forms are being rolled out across Australia, with Northern Territory, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria and Western Australia already using the new paperless system and NSW, Queensland and the ACT moving over from November 20. DFAT … Continue reading
Adobe has encountered consistent criticism since it began forcing its customers to rent software from it on a monthly basis via the ‘Creative Cloud’, rather than owning it outright. The more bolshie, independent-minded section of its customer base saw the … Continue reading
It seems the ‘truism’ that young people don’t print photos will need some reassessment if recent research from Futuresource Consulting reflects reality… The latest figures, released in September, suggest a booming photo printing industry in Western Europe, with photo prints, … Continue reading
Cashback and 2-year warranties from Sony…Ricoh expands K-mount lens range… Nikon leaves Brazil… Analogue gets a modern touch… Cashback and 2-year warranties from Sony Sony, now describing itself as ‘the world’s #1 sensor manufacturer’, has announced an update to its … Continue reading
New Tamron 100-400mm imminent…Fujifilm drops more film…Carry-on with Li-ion batteries in US…‘Blad the prevailer… New Tamron 100-400mm imminent Tamron has announced November launch of a new, relatively affordable ulta-telephoto zoom lens, 100-400mm F/4.5-6.3 Di VC USD (Model A035), for full-frame … Continue reading
Have you ever you looked for a product online and then been recommended the exact thing you need to complement it? Or have you been thinking about a particular purchase, only to receive an email with that product on sale? … Continue reading
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