Datacolor® (www.datacolor.com), a global leader in color management solutions, today announced that the SpyderLensCal™, a fast, reliable method of measuring the focus performance on camera and lens combinations, has been named a Hardware Magazine Singapore Silver Award winner. SpyderLensCal allows photographers to obtain razor-sharp focus when using modern DSLR cameras with autofocus micro-adjustments.
Serving the Singapore community since 2001, Hardware Magazine (HWM) has grown to become South-East Asia’s premier consumer technology title with independent editions in Malaysia, Thailand, the Philippines and Indonesia. HWM provides top-notched in-depth reviews, thought-provoking feature stories and award-winning product shootouts.
In its review of the SpyderLensCal, found in the March 2011 issue, HWM awarded the auto-focus calibration tool a score of 8 out of 10. It’s full evaluation scored the tool 8.0 on features, 8.5 on user-friendliness, 8.5 on performance and 8.0 on value. HWM praised the tool, stating, “For the amateur photographer, getting your focus right can be tricky. Datacolor’s SpyderLensCal aims to help you correct such problems. This is an invaluable tool to have, as [photographers] now have a proper reference target to base any adjustments on.”
“The SpyderLensCal is an invaluable tool for photographers, and the acknowledgement of its utility from Hardware Magazine highlights the investment Datacolor has made in developing critical and cost-effective solutions for photographers to use throughout the entire workflow process,” said Anita Hung, Sales Director, Asia Pacific, Imaging Color Solutions, Datacolor.
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11. April 2011