Monthly Archives: August 2011

Digi-Quick Weekly Round-Up of Photography News

This week has thankfully been riot free which allows me to talk about some of the slightly lighter and more enjoyable aspects of photography. This takes us up to Edinburgh to have a look at an exhibition that is causing quite a stir; that of Hiroshi Sugimoto. Continue reading

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BBC Lands in Copyright Muddle over Twitter Pics

itproportal.com report today that British broadcaster BBC is in a middle of a fresh row after a blogger and an amateur photographer expressed his disappointment with the channel for not giving the due credit to photographers whose images the channel … Continue reading

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Weekly Round up of Photography News

A weekly roundup of photography news by Luke Fox This week in the UK, the news has been dominated by the rioting on our streets.  The scenes have been overwhelming, shocking and terrifying.  Brave photographers entered the fray in order … Continue reading

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Fujifilm announces FinePix JZ370 sharing-friendly budget compact

Fujifilm’s J series of FinePix cameras has a new addition that makes taking and sharing photographs quick and easy. The JX370 is ideally suited to photographers who want to shoot – and share – their photos with minimal fuss. For … Continue reading

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Fujifilm launches FinePix F600 EXR travel zoom

PRESS RELEASE FinePix F600 EXR – the ultimate travel companion Fujifilm is proud to announce the launch of the FinePix F600 EXR – a model that defines new picture-taking possibilities for a compact camera. Despite being no bigger than the … Continue reading

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The rioting affects our industry. Amateur photographer reporter Chris Cheeseman reports today (10/08/11):

A Jessops store in Manchester was reportedly looted last night as Britain’s largest high street photographic chain clears up after a second wave of rioting. The shop, on Princess Street, close to Manchester Town Hall, is believed to have been … Continue reading

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LEICA ADMITS SANDISK SD CARD COMPATIBILITY PROBLEM

Chris Cheeseman from Amateur Photographer reports that Leica have confirmed that it has launched an investigation into reports of compatibility problems between its flagship M9 camera and SD memory cards, including those made by SanDisk…… Anyone with a Leica may … Continue reading

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