Monthly Archive: March 2014

Calumet Photographic closes, files Chapter 7 bankruptcy

Calumet Photographic closes, files Chapter 7 bankruptcy

This is apparently only in the U.S. and stores elsewhere may remain open and since the announcement they suggest some US stores might reopen. Calumet US closes overnight. All your preorders likely lost. | 43 Rumors. Interesting background info here.

Sony’s 3D Experience channel shutting down March 31, 2014

Sony’s 3D Experience channel shutting down March 31, 2014

The 3D Experience channel, operated by Sony, is a 3D content channel delivered to Internet connected Sony 3D TVs and Sony 3D Bluray compatible players. Sadly, there is a message on the channel indicating Sony is shutting it down effective March 31, 2014.  The channel carried demo clips of 3D music videos, wildlife and travel video, some of which was...

Sony discontinued the TD30V 3D camcorder

Sony discontinued the TD30V 3D camcorder

I do not know when this occurred but it was canceled as of the January CES and shows as a discontinued product in the Sony online store. The product remains available at retailers, such as at Amazon. The camera and consumer electronics companies have all seen multi year slow downs in sales. In the video area, for cameras and TVs, the...

Lumix GH-4 with 4k video pricing announced, pre-sales now available

Lumix GH-4 with 4k video pricing announced, pre-sales now available

US $1,698 at Amazon: Panasonic LUMIX DMC-GH4KBODY 16.05MP Digital Single Lens Mirrorless Camera with 4K Cinematic Video (Body Only)