70th year for Carters Photographics

August 7, 2018

One of Tauranga’s oldest and most iconic retail businesses, Carters Photographics, is set to celebrate its platinum anniversary this Friday (August 10), marking 70 years of customer service in the photographic industry. Carters Photographics will celebrate this landmark anniversary with … Continue reading


‘Loyalty schmoyalty’ say consumers

July 31, 2018

While marketers are working on high-falutin’ notions like developing like trust, loyalty and ‘creating a relationship’ between brands and consumers, surpise, surprise, the punters are more focussed on value for money and low prices. The second annual  SMR_Report_2018 is based on … Continue reading


Academic claims Australian retailers ‘failing’

July 30, 2018

If you want to know anything about retailing, just ask an academic! Continue reading


IPIC Bold and beautiful, say attendees

July 31, 2018

#IPICBOLD was the theme for the 2018 Photo Marketing Convention and Trade Show held once again at the fabulous four-star rated M Resort in Las Vegas, last week. International membership is open to all Australian and New Zealand photo specialists … Continue reading


July 31, 2018

Fujifilm DL450…Epson Surecolor P800 inkjet printer…Canson Infinity Rag Photographique 210gsm… Photo studio hire, Melbourne…Panasonic Lumix G Vario HD 14-140mm F4-5.8 OIS lens… Continue reading

Canon unveils compact travel zoom

July 31, 2018

Canon has announced the September availability of the PowerShot SX740 HS, which its calling one of the most compact travel zoom cameras to offer 40x optical zoom (24-960mm) currently available. The pocket-sized travel camera has a DIGIC 8 processor capable … Continue reading

Lightweight, large sensor compact from Fujifilm

July 30, 2018

Fujifilm in the US and elsewhere has announced the XF10, a particularly compact digital compact camera – just 280g – with an 24-megapixel APS-C sensor. It shoots up to 30 minutes in 4K, and high-speed Full HD video. It has … Continue reading



July 30, 2018

Selfies: the accidental killer… Elinchrom gives you wings… Fujifilm boosts lens production… Photo Live Expo hits Perth Selfies: the accidental killer A global clinical study of selfie-related deaths has found that most injuries came from falling, but the leading cause … Continue reading


Nikon confirms full-frame mirrorless, new mount

July 25, 2018

Nikon has officially confirmed the development of a full frame Nikon mirrorless camera and new lenses featuring an all-new Nikon lens mount, with an actual announcement scheduled for August 23. Nikon is hyping up the new mount, saying it is … Continue reading


B&H, Adorama, Digital Rev ignore ATO

July 13, 2018

The world’s largest online photo retailers, B&H and Adorama, along with major HK retailer Digital Rev, either haven’t received the ATO’s memo on registering for and charging GST, or are deliberately flaunting the law by continuing to sell to Australians … Continue reading


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