Panasonic Canada

Panasonic Canada

November 27, 2006 06:59 ET


Digital imaging tips and tricks for the holiday photographer

Attention: Assignment Editor, Lifestyle Editor, Tech/Telecomm Editor TORONTO, ONTARIO, MEDIA ADVISORY--(CCNMatthews - Nov. 27, 2006) - The festive season is fast approaching, and it's time to make a list, check it twice, and head out to the elves' workshop - or mall - to start shopping! Digital imaging technology is evolving so quickly that compact, user-friendly digital cameras are topping holiday wish lists across the country - but how do you know which one will help you take better pictures?

New digital imaging technologies are making it easier than ever for any user - no matter how novice - to take clear, blur-free images with their digital camera. Find out how to snap the perfect holiday photo and take the guesswork out of buying digital for a loved one or yourself this holiday season with the inside scoop from the pros at Panasonic Canada:

Shooting Like a Pro. Learn how to overcome the unique challenges of festive photos and capture family and friends at their best:
- Finicky Flash - use it wisely
- Twinkle, Twinkle - banish light halos (on everything but the angel!)
- Lively Loved Ones - take a great picture of a moving subject

Learning the Lingo. Tech terms unmasked and explained in plain English. Find out:
- Are mega pixels still a deal breaker?
- Why are LCD screens replacing viewfinders?
- What is ISO, anyway?

Shop 'till you drop. Shop smart for anyone on your list - know the features you need before hitting the stores in the holiday rush:
- Taking out the shake: what will help to compensate for too much eggnog?
- How to get the whole family in the photo without compromising detail
- Shooting video with a digital camera: what will improve your viewing quality

Visuals: See image comparisons of key camera technologies with features turned on and off; check out the hottest digital cameras on the market; and tie it all together with some festive décor (we'll put your photo taking abilities to the test) to bring it all to life!

Who: Doug Borbath, Dan Kesselring, Panasonic Canada

What: Learn how to be a better photographer using both the technology in a digital camera and a few holiday-specific tips and tricks. Learn which features are really important to which buyer and see some hot new products sure to top wish lists everywhere.

When: The weeks of December 4th and 11th (dates are flexible). Please call for specific times and dates.
/For further information: Nicole Paara/Frances Manlucu, Environics Communications

Contact Information

  • Nicole Paara, Environics Communications
    Primary Phone: 416-969-2831