Covering The Photo Beat; Studio Lighting Tools, Laptop Bags, And A SensorScope Page 2
Laptop Bags, Carry Cases, And Accessories From Skooba
Skooba Design (formerly RoadWired) is expanding their line to include updated versions of the Satchel and Seventeen+ laptop cases. Skooba Skins will include the DIY Skin that is made from blank canvas, which allows you to personalize the laptop bag with a variety of methods such as markers or fabric paint for a one-of-a-kind creation. The micro-size Skin is designed to accommodate ultra-portable laptops and the shock-absorbing Superbungee shoulder strap will be standard on the new full-size bags, but also offered separately. Contact: Skooba Design, 8 Westchester Plaza, Elmsford, NY 10523; (914) 347-3300; www.skoobadesign.com.
Artisan Collection Books From Apollo Photo Imagizing
Apollo Photo Imagizing has introduced their Illuma Artisan Collection of fine art coffee-table books. They feature heavyweight watercolor paper with a deckle edge, quality binding, and either satin or leather cover. Illuma Artisan books are available in four square sizes and two rectangular sizes.
Prices vary according to size, cover, and number of pages per book. Contact: Apollo Photo Imagizing, 5330 W. Electric Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53219; (800) 747-7371; www.apollo-imagizing.com.
The SensorScope is a device that allows you to safely inspect your D-SLR's sensor for dust at the touch of a button. It has a universal mount that makes it compatible with all D-SLRs and features four ultra-bright LED bulbs and a 5x magnifying lens to provide a clear view of the sensor. It comes with a padded carry case with a zip-off compartment to store your cleaning supplies; the retail value is $89.99. Contact: Delkin Devices, Inc., 13350 Kirkham Way, Poway, CA 92064; (800) 637-8087; www.delkin.com.
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