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.
The Sinar eShutter is an electronically controlled precision shutter for view cameras. The Sinar eShutter is completely integrated into the Sinar System and in addition, thanks to its open architecture, it can also be used with any other system. Integrated microprocessor controls guarantee the highest precision when working with a view camera and they provide fast shutter speeds of up to 1/250 second. Sinar says its eShutter has a compact and light construction and can be attached to different camera platforms. The Sinar eShutter will become available at the beginning of next year. The price will be announced at Photokina.
Sinar Press Release
Sinar eShutter – A Electronic Shutter Is Setting New Standards
With the introduction of the new Sinar eShutter at Photokina in Hall 4.2 / Booth C-028 – Sinar Photography shows another groundbreaking innovation.
Sinar e-Shutter - the revolutionary electronic shutter solution sets new standards in modern high-end photography. Integrated microprocessor controls guarantee the highest precision when working with a view camera and they provide fast shutter speeds of up to 1/250 second. A unique feature is the application of 7-blade technology that results in nearly circular aperture openings. The use of state-of-the-art components and electronics makes the compact and light weight construction possible that permits the attachment to different camera platforms.
The Sinar eShutter is completely integrated into the Sinar System and in addition, thanks to its open architecture, it can also be used with any other system. The aforementioned construction permits unrestricted conversions of existing lenses of the “0” size and provides an attractive entry into the Sinar eShutter system.
Controlling and operating the Sinar eShutter takes place in a regular manner on a Macintosh or a PC via a USB interface. What is completely new is the intuitive operation by means of up-to-date and widely used communication tools such as the Apple iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch: Trendy technologies that not only stand for innovation, but also for reliable and efficient working methods.
Availability and prices
The first shipments of Sinar eShutter will be in 1. Quarter 2011. The price of the Sinar eShutter as well as for the various conversions and upgrades will be announced at Photokina.