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Friday, February 24, 2012

Plustek OpticFilm 120

Plustek is set to release a brand new high-end desktop film scanner that will handle both 35mm and medium-format negatives and transparencies. Although the full list of specifications has not been released yet, the Plustek OpticFilm 120 will definitely feature an automatic film advance mechanism, high-quality scanner optics and newly designed film holders that should be able to keep the film strips perfectly flat. Other highlights include multi-sampling, multi-exposure and and an infrared channel that helps with the identification and automated removal of dust marks. Capable of scanning both 35mm and medium format up to a frame size of 6x12cm, the Plustek OpticFilm 120 will come bundled with an IT8 colour calibration target and SilverFast Ai Studio 8 software. The scanner is going to be on display at CeBIT 2012, held in Hannover, Germany, from 6-10 March. Pricing, exact availability and full specifications - including resolution and dMax - have yet to be communicated.

Update: According to a German-language press release published on the Plustek website, the OpticFilm 120 boasts an 8-layer [perhaps 8-element?] lens and a scanning resolution of up to 10,660dpi. Click through / scroll down for a rough translation.

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Gitzo Re-launches Scrappage Allowance Scheme

Gitzo UK has announced the re-launch of its popular Gitzo Scrappage Allowance Scheme. Between 20th February and 31st August 2012, customers will have the opportunity to claim up to £100.00 through the Gitzo Scrappage Allowance when they exchange their old camera support for a like-for-like Gitzo monopod, head, tripod or tripod kit. In order to receive the Scrappage Allowance, all customers need to do is visit an authorised Gitzo Five Star dealer, either online or in person, to purchase a new Gitzo support solution. Customers should send their proof of purchase to Gitzo directly along with the old support they wish to scrap and a cheque will be issued to the customer for the designated allowance, broken down as follows: £20.00 scrappage allowance for monopods £30.00 scrappage allowance for heads £60.00 scrappage allowance for tripods £100.00 scrappage allowance for a tripod and head.

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Manfrotto VT502AM Video Tripod

The new Manfrotto MVT502AM video tripod with telescopic aluminium twin-tube legs is a lightweight, compact camera support for videographers. It can support payloads of up to 15 kg (33.06lb), ideal for the latest Camcorders, HDSLR or light cameras equipped with accessories such as external lights, monitors or microphones. Compatible with 75mm and 60mm half-ball video heads, the Manfrotto MVT502AM video tripod offers excellent levels of rigidity and stability.

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Save 40% on Image Trends Software

Image Trends have announced a limited-time offer on all of its plug-ins and imaging software products. Valid until 10th March, the offer entitles customers to a 40% discount on the company’s Fisheye-Hemi, PearlyWhites, and ShineOff plug-ins (Mac/Windows) as well as its AutoMatting 1.0, SensorKleen Pro 2.0 and DustKleen programs (Windows only). To take advantage of the offer, use the coupon code PRES40.

Website: Image Trends Catalogue

OhSnap for Facebook 1.0 for iOS

OhSnap for Facebook replaces the standard Apple iPhone camera by letting the user snap photos that are immediately and automatically posted to Facebook. Optionally, users can choose to post to Facebook with one-touch approval in order to prevent the wrong pictures from being uploaded automatically. Other options include posting to Twitter, e-mailing photos right from the app and choosing if you want to save photos in the camera roll or not. Normally selling for $0.99 on iTunes, OhSnap is free to download until the end of this weekend.

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Harlem: The People | Harlem: The Place

Photographs by MacArthur Foundation “genius award” winner Camilo José Vergara, will be on display at the New-York Historical Society in two rotations — Harlem: The People on view February 17 through June 10 and Harlem: The Place, on June 13 through September 16. The photographs in both exhibitions show streetscapes that the photographer visited repeatedly over the course of thirty-eight years, so he could create a composite, time-lapse portrait of a vibrant, world-famous neighbpurhood seen as a place of ongoing transformation. Selected from the artist’s archive on the Invincible Cities website, the exhibition includes a sequence of photographs showing the evolution of Harlem, its buildings and its people. All of these photographs were donated to the New-York Historical Society by Camilo José Vergara in 2009.

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OWC Expands Mercury Elite Pro Range

Other World Computing (OWC) has expanded the storage capacity of its Mercury Elite Pro dual-bay desktop storage solution line to 8TB. The 8TB Mercury Elite Pro Dual RAID 0 with “Quad Interface” (FireWire 800, FireWire 400, USB 2.0, eSATA) is available for $869.99. The single-bay, 4TB versions of the OWC Mercury Elite Pro are priced from $429.99.

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Thursday, February 23, 2012

Buffalo LinkStation Pro Quad Winner

The lucky winner of a Buffalo LinkStation Pro Quad worth £450, courtesy of Buffalo Technology, is Philip Kendall.

The Buffalo LinkStation Pro Quad (LS-QVL) is the ideal storage solution for discerning home and SOHO users. This high performance, dual drive NAS device can be configured in RAID 0 (striping) for maximum performance and RAID 1 (mirroring) for maximum data security. Even if a hard drive fails, your important files will remain safe. Streaming of digital content too, is a breeze at ultra fast data transfer speed of 72MB per second. For a busy home or SOHO user, the LinkStation Pro Quad – which runs on a high-speed Marvel 1.6GHz CPU - is a natural choice. Buffalo products can be purchased from Amazon.

Make sure to visit the Buffalo Technology UK Facebook page for all the latest news.

This contest closed on Thursday 23/02/2011.

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Kingston Wi-Drive Winners

The 3 lucky winners of a Kingston Wi-Drive, which enhances the usability of your Apple iOS wi-fi device, are Richard Griffith, Peter Barber and Murray Kellett.

The Kingston Wi-Drive lets you share your favourite content with your favourite people. The Wi-Drive offers up to 16GB of portable storage and wireless file sharing for Apple devices, including iPod touch Gen 3 & 4, iPhone and iPad. Your content can be shared simultaneously by three users on their own devices, whether at home by the pool, or off the beaten path on a camping trip Rugged and easy to use, it comes with a USB cable and requires an App downloadable at Apple’s App Store. The Wi-Drive utilises Flash-based storage technology to promote wireless portable storage in an external device that is independent of the basic portable Apple device. Is features integrated Wi-Fi and four hours of battery life and is backed by a one-year warranty, 24/7 technical support and legendary Kingston reliability.

Watch a video of the Kingston Wi-Drive here.

This contest closed on Thursday 23/02/2011.

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Sigma DP1x & DP2x Firmware Updates

Sigma has issued firmware updates for the Sigma DP1x and DP2x large-sensor compact cameras. Both firmware upgrades add a number of new menu languages and incorporate several bug fixes that should improve overall operational stability. The updates can be downloaded from the following websites.

Website: Sigma DP1x Firmware Update 1.03
Website: Sigma DP2x Firmware Update 1.02

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