Fotonation speeds up face recognition

October 16, 2007, Burlingame, CA — FotoNation (, a leading provider of embedded imaging solutions for the imaging industry, announced today “FastTrack IPC” (IP-Core) hardware acceleration technology that improves Face-Tracking quality and performance up to 400% in digital cameras and camera phones.  Continue reading

Harman acquires Kentmere

HARMAN technology Limited, the company behind ILFORD PHOTO and HARMAN  PHOTO, has announced the addition of Kentmere Photographic Limited to  its business. The move, which comes following a period of extensive  negotiations, is being welcomed as a good thing for the brands  involved as well as for the wider photographic community. Continue reading