Plustek Teams Up with Luxipics for UK Promotion
Mac users, we're pleased to announce Macphun's all-in-one photo editor Luminar is now available for purchase with special launch pricing. (Existing Macphun customers get a further discount.)
We rated Luminar as "Highly Recommended", and you can now visit the Luminar web site to try it for free.
Plustek has announced its partnership with Luxipics that allows Plustek OpticFilm 7600i SE and OpticFilm 7600i Ai scanner customers to create and personalise a fully-hosted portfolio website for £49.99 for a whole year (normally £79.99). Those who purchase a Plustek OpticFilm 7600i SE or OpticFilm 7600i Ai 35mm film scanner will find a voucher inside the product box entitling them to the £30 discount. The offer is valid on purchases made in the UK only and ends June 2012, although the voucher codes will expire in June 2013. To create a website, users simply have to enter the Plustek voucher code during the Luxipics’ sign-up process.
Plustek Press Release
Plustek Scanner Promotion Discounts Websites for Professional Photographers
Partnership with Luxipics heavily reduces annual Website cost
TELFORD, 30th June, 2011 - Plustek Technology Inc., a manufacturer of consumer, prosumer, professional and office imaging devices (including portable scanners, sheetfed/flatbed scanners, and graphics scanners), announced today its partnership with Luxipics that allows Plustek OpticFilm 7600i SE and OpticFilm 7600i Ai scanner customers to create and personalise a fully-hosted portfolio Website for just £49.99 for a whole year (normally £79.99).
Most photographers would like to make money from their photography, but building awareness in an overcrowded market is difficult. Luxipics provides all the tools that are needed to get photographers’ images online and available for purchase.
Photographers do not want to spend hours updating their Websites and often do not possess the technical skills needed to go under the hood and make changes. Luxipics provides a complete Website solution for photographers.
No Web skills are needed and photographers can be selling their work as digital downloads or prints within minutes of signing up. Easy to use browser-based editing with video tutorials and set-up wizards ensure that even the most non-technically minded can use Luxipics.
There is no limit to the number of photographs or galleries, plus any gallery or category can be secured by password and custom watermarks. Music can also be added to galleries during slideshows. More advanced tools are also available at no additional charge, for those that want to extend the design parameters even further.
Luxipics software even provides a built-in shopping cart allowing customers to buy photographs, downloads or even book studio time using all major credit cards securely via PayPal.
How the voucher works
Customers who purchase a Plustek OpticFilm 7600i SE or OpticFilm 7600i Ai scanner will find a voucher inside the product box entitling them to a £30 discount on a Luxipics’ Website (normal price is £7.99 a month or £79.99 per year). The Plustek promotion means a photographer can create and personalise a professional Website that provides everything they could possible need to present and sell photos online for just £49.99 per year. All prices include VAT. Offer ends June 2012, although the voucher codes will expire in June 2013. To create a Website, users simply have to enter the Plustek voucher code during the Luxipics’ sign-up process.
About Plustek photo scanners
Digital cameras have changed the game forever?instant pictures, instant review, instant delete?the entire rigmarole of snapping memories has been enveloped by technology. But the old technology has not disappeared. Just about every one of us has a bunch of slides or photographs somewhere. If not you, a family member or friend holds a snapshot of a unique moment on film or paper.
Plustek’s OpticFilm 7600i SE (£295) or OpticFilm 7600i Ai (£438) are dedicated compact devices for scanning 35mm slides and negatives. Designed for shutterbugs looking to digitise their cherished photographs, the scanners are ideal for producing high-quality images on a computer for archiving, printing, enlarging, and sharing with friends and family. These specialised photo scanners even have built-in hardware to help you sort out your images and make them look amazing?quickly!