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The photographic market in motion

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Business Forum Imaging Cologne 2015 The photographic market in motion photokina 2014 illustrated the breakneck speed at which the photographic and imaging market continues to develop. What that means for the photographic trade, image service providers and the market as a whole will be discussed by top notch speakers at Business Forum Imaging Cologne 2015 in the Congress Centre North on 28 and 29 January 2015. The photokina Congress’s motto “Memories and markets in motion” broaches the issue of how innovative technologies are sustaining momentum in the photographic sector and how changing distribution structures are confronting all market participants with … Continue reading

photokina 2014: the bellwether trade fair

© photokina 2014 koelnmesse impression

photokina 2014: the bellwether trade fair Position as the world’s leading innovation and business platform for the imaging sector emphatically underscored – once again some 185,000 visitors from around the globe flocked to photokina in Cologne – exhibitors praise strong international presence … Continue reading

Using the Badpter

Badpter by 3D printed ideas

Here is the promised report about using the Badpter. The smart and clever way attaching your Cokin or Lee filter holder. I introduced the Badpter at a more technical level just a few weeks before. For those who read this article first – sorry no mistake in writing the name – Badpter is correct. The Badpter is a bayonet adapter ring that you can use instead of the original screw in adapter ring to attach your filter holder. The Badpter will fit into the bayonet that takes your lenses lens hood.  … Continue reading

DIY eyepiece cover / viewfinder cover

DIY eyepiece cover tools you need

What a discovery! While writing my German post on how easy it is to build your own eyepiece or viewfinder cover, I was really amazed and confused as my post was relying on that small piece of plastic we call “Heftstreifen”. What we use here at our daily business in offices for paperwork is something that seems not to be used at all outside of Germany and hard to find. These strips just cost a few cent. But already in England, USA or Canada it seems you won’t find them in quantity or quality we have here. Finally I found out that … Continue reading

The new EOS 7D Mark II – built for speed

Design Cut EOS 7D Mark II 3 B Special

The new EOS 7D Mark II – built for speed Canon today unleashes the EOS 7D Mark II, the ultimate DSLR to capture action other cameras simply miss. Building on the class-leading performance of the iconic EOS 7D, and harnessing technologies found in the flagship, professional EOS-1D X, the revolutionary camera is made for speed, with extreme power and performance providing the freedom for enthusiast photographers to shoot a world of ever-changing action.  … Continue reading Services