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11th April 2014
North American Price adjustment for some Papers and key Film
8th April 2014
ILFORD Black & White Silver Gelatin Prints from Digital FilesFurther expanding its capabilities and services, California based ILFORD LAB US now offers Silver Gelatin Prints from digital files with a specially commissioned Fuji Frontier digital laser printer optimized for printing black and white images.This ILFORD LAB US printing service draws on 130 years of ILFORD PHOTO expertise, producing the finest quality Silver Gelatin black and white prints; achieved using traditional ILFORD black and white chemistry and genuine ILFORD silver gelatin photographic paper.Our website www.ilfordlab-us.com provides secure payment and digital file upload, where customers can create an account with ILFORD LAB DIRECT and go through the Digital Upload Tutorial. Customers will receive prints with consistent and neutral image tone, strong blacks and bright whites that will last a lifetime.Digital prints are produced on genuine ILFORD Black and White Silver Gelatin Photographic Paper, ILFORD GALERIE RC DIGITAL SILVER. This is as close as you can get to a traditional B&W darkroom print from a digital file and has significant benefits when compared to B&W images produced from color processes;· Prints have a consistent and neutral image tone (no color cast).· Strong blacks and detailed highlights.· Bright white base for stunning black and white photographs.· Superb quality and robustness.· Excellent batch-to-batch and print-to-print consistency.· No printing color profiles required.· With or without white borders. · Currently available sizes are 4x6 to 10x15With support from ILFORD PHOTO in the UK it has taken a multi-national effort to get the new B/W Fuji Frontier ready to output true ILFORD Silver Gelatin Prints, and thanks also go to Fuji both in Japan and Holland for their hardware and software enhancements and assistance. For customers who prefer the traditional approach, ILFORD PHOTO continues to sell prepaid mailers through popular photographic dealers. Further still, order forms for 35mm, 120 film and sheet film developing can be downloaded from the website for the direct mail order service.Please visit the web site at www.Ilfordlab-us.com to see the growing range of services now available to photographers throughout North America.
6th March 2014
HARMAN technology Ltd is delighted to announce the winners of the UK Student Competition 2013 entitled “Pride &Prejudice”.This annual competition for photographic students continues to attract hundreds of entries from education establishments throughout the UK. The number and quality of entries grows year on year. Steven Brierley, Director of Sales & Marketing at HARMAN said, “It always fascinates us in the way that students show their interpretation of the competition theme. This year was no exception to that. From the vast number of entries there was a wide variety of thought and ideas presented.”The title of ILFORD PHOTO Student Photographer of the Year 2013 – DARKROOM was awarded to Iman Tajik from City of Glasgow College for a print entitled “Socially Lonely”. The Runner Up was Stephen Salmon of Anglia Ruskin University with “Baby and Chain”.Keiron Price from Leicester College takes the title of HARMAN technology Student Photographer of the Year 2013 – DIGITAL with his winning print “Hidden Life” while Christopher Andrews also of Leicester College was Runner Up with “United”.As well as their titles the winners received an awards certificate and £150 to spend at harmanexpress.com, and the winning images mounted and framed by ILFORD LAB DIRECT. The Runners Up also receive a certificate and £100 to spend at harmanexpress.com.Cardinal Newman College submitted the most eligible entries and receive a voucher for £250 to spend on product of their choice from www.harmanexpress.com
6th February 2014
ILFORD LAB U.S. Expands Services and Availability