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Pentax Unveils New Waterproof Compact WS80: Dunkable, Affordable Optio WS80 Sports Bold Colors

Pentax Optio WS80

GOLDEN, CO. (August 5, 2009)…A bold, new waterproof digital camera jumped into the swimming pool today.  PENTAX Imaging Company announced the Optio WS80, the newest contender in the durable, affordable digital camera category. Available in two bold, his-and-her’s designs, the water and dustproof Optio WS80 is a perfect choice for travel, outdoor activities and families. …

Pentax Rolls Out Next Generation of Popular Optios: P80 and E80 Compact Digital Cameras Announced

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GOLDEN, CO. (August 5, 2009)…PENTAX Imaging Company has announced the latest models of two of its most popular, feature-rich, wallet-friendly compact digital cameras.  The ultra-slim and stylish PENTAX Optio P80 digital camera features a lightweight design in three fashionable colors including Black, Pearl, and Mint. The new entry-level PENTAX Optio E80 features a large, easy-to-view…

Master Digital Black & White Photography With a New eBook from Luminescence of Nature Press

The Photographer's Guide to Silver Efex Pro, by Jason P. Odell Ph.D.

Photographer and author Jason P. Odell, Ph.D. announces the immediate release of “The Photographer’s Guide to Silver Efex Pro”, a comprehensive resource for making black and white images with the popular plug-in module by Nik Software, Inc. The 218 page, interactive eBook guides photographers through all the features of Nik Silver Efex Pro software, including hidden tools and functions. The PDF format eBook includes fifteen instructional videos to accompany the lessons from each chapter. Each video is narrated by the author. The Photographer’s Guide to Silver Efex Pro is available online immediately from Luminescence of Nature Press at www.luminescentphoto.com/ebooks.html.

Five of Al Satterwhite’s Hahnemuhle FineArt Prints to Become Part of Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery

Woodstock, IL- The National Portrait Gallery at the Smithsonian in Washington DC has selected five portraits by renowned photographer Al Satterwhite to become part of its permanent collection. The collection is made up of portraits of individuals who throughout history have left (and/or are leaving) their mark on our country and out culture. The Satterwhite portraits…

US PRESSWIRE Partners With London Based Offside Sports Photography

ATLANTA, July 8 /PRNewswire/ — US PRESSWIRE announced today a strategic partnership with Offside Sports Photography, one of Europe’s leading sports photography agencies. This partnership is the latest effort to supply European editorial media outlets with U.S. sports imagery. London based Offside specializes in UK and Ireland sports images. “Offside will boost our production of…

Not Your Grandma’s Maternity Portraits – Charlotte Maternity Photographer Offers Advice

CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 8 /PRNewswire/ — A new generation of maternity portraiture has entered the market where it’s become about celebrating the occasion with artistic portraiture worthy of display. Pregnancy is a special time and mom-to-be is encouraged to commemorate this wonderful stage. Gone are the days where she hid her belly behind unflattering clothing.…