Fotonation anti-red eye for Sony
Burlingame, CA, September 12, 2007 — FotoNation, Inc. (www.fotonation.com), a world-leading imaging solutions company for the digital photography industry, announced today that it has been selected by Sonyâ€™s Professional Printer Group to provide its award winning digital Red-Eye Correction technology for new professional Sony photo printers, Picture Station Kiosks, and photo application products.
â€œSony is a premier provider of superior digital photography products within the industry,â€ said Eran Steinberg, CEO of FotoNation. â€œBeing selected by Sony as their provider of Red-Eye Correction technology reflects our commitment to providing the highest quality products in the industry for this solution,â€ he continued.
Sonyâ€™s first professional products to incorporate FotoNationâ€™s Red-Eye Correction technology will include Sonyâ€™s PictureStationâ„¢ Digital Photofinishing System version 4700.
FotoNation is a world-leading independent provider of embedded imaging solutions for the digital camera industry. The companyâ€™s extensive portfolio of patented innovations includes in-camera red-eye removal technology, dust detection and removal, face tracking, and face identification. FotoNation develops innovative solutions, patents, and products to enhance, extend, and simplify the picture taking and sharing experience. Clients include AOL, Canon, Hewlett-Packard, Kodak, Microsoft, Minton, Nikon, Olympus, Pentax, Samsung, Sanyo, and Sony, among others. FotoNation has won numerous awards, including the DIMA 2006 Innovative Product Award and the prestigious 2006 European IST award for its Red-Eye Detection and Correction Technology. Over half of digital cameras sold today, contain FotoNation Technology.