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Gary Pageau is principal of InfoCircle LLC, a marketing communications company. For nearly 25 years, he was with PMA International, serving most recently as Publisher, Content Development and Strategic Initiatives. His primary responsibilities included overseeing the Association’s editorial department, marketing research unit, education and corporate relations department. The PMA editorial department activities include the Association’s monthly flagship magazine, PMA Magazine – Connecting the Imaging Communities; the daily PMA Newsline news site and numerous monthly newsletters. The PMA marketing research unit conducts both industry and consumer research in the field of photo/imaging, which is cited widely in the business and the trade press.

Apple closing Photo Print Products Service by Sept. 30 News Opinion 

Apple closing Photo Print Products Service by Sept. 30

Apple Inc. will be closing its integrated Photo Print Products service this fall, according to a dialog box in the macOS 10.13.6 Photos app. The app now recommends the user download a Photos Project Extension from the Mac App Store to create books, cards, calendars and prints. The company added final purchases using the existing built-in service must be placed by... Read More
Vanguard announces Peaks and Pixels Photo Gear and Trip Giveaway Events Press releases 

Vanguard announces Peaks and Pixels Photo Gear and Trip Giveaway

WHITMORE LAKE, MICH. (PRWEB) JULY 17, 2018 – Vanguard, global designer and manufacturer of photo tripods, bags, and accessories is excited to announce the BIGGEST giveaway of the summer – PEAKS & PIXELS! With over $8K in photography gear prizes PLUS a $1000 airline voucher to be awarded to one lucky winner, you will not want to miss out on... Read More
SGIA reports growing list of 2018 Expo exhibitors Events Press releases 

SGIA reports growing list of 2018 Expo exhibitors

More than 550 companies will show attendees the latest innovations in all facets of the printing industry. Fairfax, Virginia — As of July 17, the Specialty Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA) reports 559 companies have signed on to exhibit at the 2018 SGIA Expo (October 18–20, Las Vegas Convention Center). Filling an exposition hall the size of 10 football fields, exhibitors... Read More
PhotoFinale announces Prestige Outlab New Products Press releases Sponsored post 

PhotoFinale announces Prestige Outlab

PhotoFinale announced the expansion of the Prestige line of products: The response to Prestige Books has been phenomenal, and we know you will love these new catalogs just as much. Available for dealers in the US and Canada, we now have a total of five Prestige Outlab catalogs to offer: Prestige Wall Décor – Premium canvas wraps, framed canvas, easel back... Read More
Gitzo introduces their first line-up designed for Sony  α cameras New Products Press releases 

Gitzo introduces their first line-up designed for Sony α cameras

The special edition TravelerαTripod and the brand new L-Bracket α Upper Saddle River, NJ – July 16, 2018–I n the wake of the collaboration between Vitec Group and Sony, Gitzo presents two best in class products developed specifically for Sony α7 and α9 cameras: the Traveler α tripod and L-Bracket α, addressing professional photographers and premium camera users. Both new... Read More
June retail sales continue ‘steady run’ with 4.2 percent increase Market research Press releases 

June retail sales continue ‘steady run’ with 4.2 percent increase

WASHINGTON, July 16, 2018 – June retail sales were up 0.07 percent seasonally adjusted from May’s strong performance and increased 4.2 percent unadjusted year-over-year as economic growth continued despite the U.S. trade war with China and other countries, the National Retail Federation said today. The numbers exclude automobiles, gasoline stations and restaurants. “This is a healthy retail sales report and... Read More
Skylum adds features to Luminar, plans DAM integration in the fall News 

Skylum adds features to Luminar, plans DAM integration in the fall

Skylum Software has added new features and updates to its award-winning Luminar 2018 imaging software. Luminar 1.3.0 for Windows can now use the industry standard DCP camera profiles with DNG RAW files. A new white balance tool with an eyedropper for simple color correction and updates to Luminar’s RAW photo engine improve speeds when opening RAW files. NEW Faster opening... Read More
ClickCon conference launching in Chicago in 2019 Events Press releases 

ClickCon conference launching in Chicago in 2019

Chicago, the third largest city for photographers and videographers, will be the backdrop for a new hands-on, socially-driven conference August 5-7, 2019. This incredible three-day event will be focused around community and education bringing in the top photographers, videographers, lecturers, and vendors from around the globe. Attendees will have their choice of hands-on learning with amazing instructors at Chicago locations... Read More
Jennifer Lim appointed Director of Marketing – Consumer Division for Pelican Products, Inc. People on the Move Press releases 

Jennifer Lim appointed Director of Marketing – Consumer Division for Pelican Products, Inc.

TORRANCE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE) — Pelican Products, Inc. has recently hired Jennifer Lim to lead its Consumer Marketing team, based at Pelican’s downtown Long Beach, CA office. Pelican’s Consumer Division produces products for hunt and fish, adventure, personal electronics, photography and DiY markets. Lim brings over 15 years of marketing experience to Pelican, having worked with start-up companies to iconic brands such... Read More
GoPro celebrates two milestones Press releases 

GoPro celebrates two milestones

30 Million HD HERO Cameras Sold Since Launch HERO5 Black Becomes All-Time Best-Selling GoPro at Record Pace SAN MATEO, Calif., July 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — GoPro, Inc. (NASDAQ: GPRO) today announced two major sales milestones for its market-leading HERO cameras. During the second quarter of 2018, GoPro exceeded 30 million HERO cameras sold since the debut of its first HD model in... Read More
DNP introduces Hot Folder Print Utility Support for Mac OS v10.12.X and higher operating systems Press releases Updates 

DNP introduces Hot Folder Print Utility Support for Mac OS v10.12.X and higher operating systems

Provides Mac Users Ability to Easily Print, Monitor Printer Status, Receive Immediate Notifications of Printer Status, and Automatically Update Firmware Concord, North Carolina – DNP Imagingcomm America Corporation (DNP IAM) today announced the release of its Hot Folder Print (HFP) Utility for Mac OSv10.12 and higher operating systems. As an intuitive, stand-alone print application, DNP’s HFPnew utility is an easy-to-use... Read More
SIRUI USA, LLC introduces SR Series professional tripods New Products Press releases 

SIRUI USA, LLC introduces SR Series professional tripods

Verona, N.J. (July 11, 2018) – SIRUI USA proudly announces the launch of the SR Series of Professional Tripods. The SIRUI SR Series Tripods add a new dimension to SIRUI’s tripod lineup. The brand-new SR-Series tripods from SIRUI go beyond all expectations and take photographers and videographers above anything else available! Combining outstanding stability with amazing versatility, the SR-Series will... Read More
Canon Australia opens unique consumer retail Experience Store Press releases 

Canon Australia opens unique consumer retail Experience Store

Sydney, Australia, 5 July 2018 – Canon Australia is proud to announce the launch of a new retail experience concept, providing a unique Canon environment that caters to all levels of visual creative from beginner to enthusiast. Located in the heart of South Melbourne (95 Buckhurst St), Canon’s Experience Store offers people an opportunity to be inspired, learn and try the... Read More
Printbox announces cooperation with Peleman Industries Press releases 

Printbox announces cooperation with Peleman Industries

July 11, 2018, Kraków, Poland – Printbox, photo product online software provider, announced its cooperation with Peleman Industries, a global leader in the design, manufacture and worldwide distribution of solutions for printed presentations, photos and lay-flat paper technology. Peleman Industries’ cooperation with Printbox reaffirms the globally renowned company’s commitment to offer world-class personalization solutions to its partners and customers. Both... Read More
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