Wellington AIPA Meeting
Tuesday, May 2
10 Oxford Terrace, Wellington
Dunedin AIPA Meeting
Monday, May 15
Christchurch AIPA Meeting
Tuesday, May 16
14/75 Peterborough Street, Christchurch
IPTC RELEASES RESULTS OF 2016 SOCIAL MEDIA PHOTO METADATA TEST
Important image metadata is not retained in images after upload to some of the most popular social media sites, according to a study by the International Press Telecommunications Council (IPTC). The missing data includes key copyright and identification information as well as descriptive data about the image.
NEW CIVIL AVIATION RULES FOR UNMANNED AIRCRAFT
New Civil Aviation Rules for unmanned aircraft coming into force next week will improve aviation safety for operators, other airspace users and people and property.
CREATIVE INDUSTRIES ADD $3.5 BILLION TO NZ'S GDP
A new report shows the books, music, television and film sectors of New Zealand's creative industries annually contribute more than $3.5 billion to the local economy. The four creative sectors also support the full-time employment of up to 15,000 authors, publishers, musicians, actors and writers directly.
FEATURES & COLUMNS
NEW PRODUCTS: SONY ALPHA 9
Sony Electronics has today introduced their new revolutionary digital camera, the α9. The most technologically advanced, innovative digital camera that Sony has ever created, the new α9 offers a level of imaging performance that is simply unmatched by any camera ever created - mirrorless, SLR or otherwise.
COMMON SENSE AND PLAIN DEALING
Ralph Waldo Emerson once wrote: "Nothing astonishes men so much as common sense and plain dealing." Photographers and their clients could profit immeasurably if each lived by Emerson's words in their daily dealing over rights to use images.