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February 08, 2016 07:00 ET

This Week at Adorama: Wide Format Printing, Nikon D5 and D500 Launch, and More

Manhattan-Based Photo, Video, and Electronics Store Adorama Hosts a Free Live Demo, a Free Launch Event, and Two Free Workshops From February 8th to February 11th

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Feb 8, 2016) - Adorama, one of the world's largest photography, video and audio, imaging and electronics retailers, will host a free live demonstration, a free launch event, and two free workshops from Monday, February 8 to Thursday, February 11 in its Manhattan-based superstore.

Learning from renowned subject matter and product experts, attendees will walk away with practical tips, valuable insights, superb memories, and exclusive gifts.

Live Demonstration: Wide Format Printing with Canon Imaging
Monday, February 8th, 4pm - 7:30pm

Join Adorama and Canon Imaging for a live demonstration of wide format printing just in time for Valentine's Day. Attendees can take a photo with a friend or loved one, or bring a photo on a USB drive for printing. Learn how easy it is to produce vibrant and detailed wide format images using Canon printers. 

Nikon D5 and Nikon D500 Launch
Tuesday, February 9th, 5pm - 8pm

Join Adorama and Nikon for an exclusive launch event and be among the first to experience Nikon's thrilling new flagships, the Nikon D5 and Nikon D500. The D5 is the most advanced professional DSLR to date, and the D500 is a high-end prosumer-oriented APS-sensor DSLR.

Attendees can test drive the cameras, speak with Nikon product experts and Adorama staff, as well as network with fellow photographers. Food and drinks will be served. 

The first 50 attendees through the door will each receive a special gift exclusive to this Nikon launch.

Alpha Studio Essentials 2: Tethering 101 with Miguel Quiles
Wednesday, February 10th; 2 Sessions: 4pm - 5:30pm, 6pm - 7:30pm,

Join Miguel Quiles -- Sony Artisan and host of Adorama TV's "The Breakdown" -- in the second part of a three-part series on using Sony Alpha series cameras for professional studios. Miguel will cover everything attendees need to know about tethering their Sony cameras for studio and location shoots. Attendees will also learn Miguel's top picks for software, cables, and other products needed for a stress-free photo shoot.

Miguel Quiles is a commercial wedding and portrait photographer based in New Jersey. Miguel has over 15 years of experience in the industry, and he is passionate about sharing his experience and knowledge with new and up-and-coming photographers. He can be found on Facebook and Twitter.

Free Demonstration: Shooting Portraits with Speedlights with Daniel Norton
Thursday, February 11th, 3 Sessions: 12pm - 1pm, 2pm - 3pm, 4pm - 5pm,

Join Daniel Norton, Adorama Pro's senior lighting consultant and trainer, in a free workshop on creating stunning portraits with speedlights. Also known as small flashes, speedlights have become a staple of modern portrait photography.

Daniel will demonstrate simple yet effective lighting set-ups using speedlights. Attendees will learn how to control speedlights off camera in Manual and TTL mode, how to mix flash and ambient lighting, how to work with one to four speedlights to create a variety of looks, as well as how and when to use high-speed sync.

There will be three sessions (12 pm, 2 pm, and 4 pm). RSVP to one or all three sessions.

ADORAMA: More Than a Camera Store

Adorama is more than a camera store -- it is one of the world's largest photography, video, audio, and computer retailers. Serving customers for more than 35 years, Adorama has grown from its flagship NYC store to become the leading online destination for imaging and consumer electronics. Adorama's vast product offerings include: Adorama Pix (home entertainment, mobile computing, professional video and audio, and in-house photo lab services), Adorama Pro (resources and gear for photographers, filmmakers, production studios, broadcasting/post houses, and recording artists), Adorama Rental Company (pro equipment rental), and the award-winning Adorama Learning Center, which offers free creative education in online channels such as the popular Adorama TV.

Adorama is noted by Consumer Reports as one of the nation's top five electronics retailers; recognized "Best of the Web" by; listed in the Internet Retailers Top 100, and is the official Electronics Retailer of the NY Giants.

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