“We are very proud and excited to continue the 140 year legacy and imaging history of the AgfaPhoto brand”
Miami, Florida (PRWEB) May 02, 2011
RedDot Imaging today announced its official launch of the AgfaPhoto camera line into its Americas territory, signaling its presence as a contender in the digital camera marketplace. The Americas debut follows recent launches in Southeast Asia. “We are very proud and excited to continue the 140 year legacy and imaging history of the AgfaPhoto brand,” said Joe Atick, CEO of RedDot Imaging.
The camera line offered by RedDot Imaging, the authorized licensee of AgfaPhoto products in the Americas, Middle East and Southeast Asia, consists of 6 models. 3 Point-and-Shoots, 2 Bridge models and a high-definition ruggedized HD Camcorder. All cameras are bundled with productivity software from ArcSoft for media management and all but the entry-level model allow users to easily convert their images and videos into 3D and view them with the included 3D glasses.
“Our mission goes beyond supplying affordable quality cameras to the consumer,” said Rene Buhay, President of RedDot Imaging, “Our emphasis is to provide a unique imaging experience to our users.”
A component of that experience is easy-to-use 3D software that allows any user to experience the thrill of 3D without the need to invest in specialized cameras. Additional services soon to be available on the RedDot Imaging website will allow users to socially interact with their images in ways never before possible.
All of RedDot Imaging’s innovative AgfaPhoto cameras are designed to offer full features which include embedded technologies such as face, smile and blink detection, panoramic stitching and red-eye removal as well as auto scene detection, image stabilization and auto brightness LCDs. The entry level 14 megapixel 3X optical zoom Precisa 1430 retails for $79.99. The Optima Series consists of the Optima 145 and 147. Both models features 14 megapixels and lithium batteries with 5X and 7X optical zooms and respectively sell for $109.99 and $119.99. The Selecta 14 and 16 models offer bridge camera features with 14 and 16 megapixel capabilities coupled with 15X optical zoom with Optical Image stabilization feature at a retail of $169.99. A shockproof (up to 1.5M/5ft) and waterproof (up to 5M/16ft) compact HD 1080p camcorder with built-in USB, the eClipse Explorer, finishes off the line touting image stabilization and HDMI output at $129.99. More information about the camera models and RedDot Imaging may be found at the company’s website.
About RedDot Imaging
RedDot Imaging, the authorized licensee for AgfaPhoto for the Americas, Middle East and several countries in Southeast Asia, is a privately held company headquartered in Miami, Florida, USA with product development and R&D center in Tokyo, Japan and Shenzen, China. RedDot Imaging’s core competence is in the imaging business, its senior management team has a combined professional experience of over 100 years in the imaging industry. The company will develop and sell the AgfaPhoto product range of DSC, Camcorder and web-based photofinishing products to its core customer base of over 70,000 retail storefronts in its licensed territories.
AgfaPhoto Holding GmbH, based in Leverkusen, Germany, is a consumer-imaging company with international operations. The company is a pioneer of modern photography. AgfaPhoto gives pictures a sharper overall intensity and is the ideal medium for sharing lasting memories with friends and family. AgfaPhoto offers a wide range of attractive consumer imaging products. These include digital cameras and camcorders, digital storage media, photographic film and paper, digital and classical photo frames, LCD televisions and a vast assortment of accessories and products for home and office use.
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