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Arca-Swiss at 2015 PhotoPlus Expo

We’ll be exhibiting at the 2015 PhotoPlus Expo, (Booth 855) taking place October 22nd-24th, Javits Convention Center, New York City. The expo includes seminars, educational training, and networking opportunities.

PhotoPlus Expo is the largest photography and imaging show in North America, attended by over 21,000 professional photographers, photography enthusiasts, filmmakers, students and educators from around the world.

PhotoPlus 2015

We will be demonstrating the Arca-Swiss R-Line technical cameras, the new ultralight Universalis (a modular design view camera that works with Sony, Canon, Nikon, Phase One/Leaf digital backs, and 4×5″ film), M-Line & F-Line view cameras, gear driven tripod heads (D4 & C1 Cube) P-monoball, Z-monoball, L-Brackets and more.

We will be in New York a few days early so if you would like a hands-on demo of any of the cameras before the expo, please contact me in advance to schedule an appointment. Hope to see you in New York!

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Announcing an Arca-Swiss Tech Camera Workshop – April 2015

Join us April 23rd – 26th 2015, on location in Charleston, South Carolina for a unique experience to shoot with Arca-Swiss tech cameras and Phase One Digital Backs. The workshop is a cooperation with Digital Transitions and Rod Klukas from Arca-Swiss USA. We plan to photograph in a beautiful antebellum plantation and along coastal beaches with the location guidance of Charleston Photography Tours.

Arca-Swiss will have technical cameras, Rm3di and Factum, M-line view camera, and the new Universalis camera for medium format and DSLR use. For existing Arca-Swiss customers – learn new techniques, see accessories like e-module or the new Dex shutter system in use, and improve your digital workflow.






All Photographs courtesy of Charleston Photography Tours

Prelimary Schedule
Thursday, April 23rd – Introductory Dinner (Location TBD)

Friday, April 24th
Morning Meeting – Discussion of the goals of the workshop & equipment checkout
After Lunch – Photography on location – camera set up and instruction

Saturday, April 25th
Location photography continues
Medium Format Workflow overview – Schedule TBD

Sunday, April 26th
Wrap Up with Q&A

Arca-Swiss Tech Camera Workshop Details
Location – Charleston, South Carolina
April 23rd – 26th, 2015
Maxmimum Class Size – 12
Cost* – $899

*Please note that the course fee does not include lodging, meals and transportation. We will provide hotel recommendations and group rates shortly.

Have questions about the Arca-Swiss Tech Camera Workshop? Sign up at Digital Transitions or contact Rod Klukas at 480-755-3364 or via email.

Learn more about Arca-Swiss Technical Cameras at Digital Transitions.

Arca-Swiss gets ready for Photokina 2014


It’s that time of year again, Arca-Swiss is getting ready for Photokina! As the European photo manufacturers take vacation leave during the month of August, they’ll be back just in time to finalize all preparations for the giant exhibition. It’s the calm before the storm!

Photokina is the international trade fair for the entire photographic and imaging sector, held biennially in Cologne, Germany. It is the only event in the world that offers a comprehensive presentation of all the imaging media, imaging technologies and imaging markets – for consumers and professionals alike.

I’ll be demonstrating equipment for Arca-Swiss, Int and if you attend, please come by to see what’s new. If you would like a hands on demo of any of the cameras outside the exhibit, please contact me in advance to see our schedule for appointments. Here are the details:

Arca-Swiss at Photokina 2014
Hall 2.1, Stand B024
Tuesday, September 16th to Sunday, September 21st, 2014
For visitors, 10:00 a.m. to 06:00 p.m.

Photokina – World of Imaging




Arca-Swiss Exhibition area at Photokina 2012

Arca-Swiss Exhibition area at Photokina 2012


Arca-Swiss Exhibiting Photo Video West, April 27-28, 2013

Arca-Swiss will be exhibiting at Photo Video West on April 27-28,2013. We will be demonstrating D4, P0, Z1, and C1 Cube tripod heads, along with our newer innovations – RM3Di technical cameras, Factum, e-Module, MF-two and F-line Field view cameras. The event will take place at the Del Mar Fairgrounds, Del Mar, CA just north of San Diego. Come visit us at Booth 119.

Photo Video West will showcase cutting edge gear and educational seminars for photography and videography enthusiasts and professionals alike. Whether you are an amateur or an advanced professional interested in networking with the top experts in the field, Photo Video West is not to be missed by those who share in the joy of being behind the lens.

We hope you can attend and check out our products from Arca-Swiss. If you need more information about the event, check out Photo Video West’s website at To receive real-time updates of information on the event, subscribe to Photo Video West’s twitter channel @PhotoExpoWest and like Photo Video West’s Facebook page at

Photo Video West Hours
April 27th 10:00am – 5:00pm
April 28th 10:00am – 4:00pm

Photo Video West takes place in America’s Finest City, San Diego California. Check out The Official 2013 Map to find your way around San Diego and plan out every snap-shot worthy moment of your two-day adventure.

Del Mar Fairgrounds
O’Brien Hall
2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd.
Del Mar, CA 92014


Arca-Swiss at PhotoPlus Expo, Booth 365, October 25-27 2012

Arca-Swiss will be exhibiting at the PDN Photo Plus International Expo October 25-27, 2012. We will be demonstrating the Arca-Swiss R-Line technical cameras, 141 view cameras, D4, D4m, C1 Cube, P0 Monoball, Z monoball, L-Brackets and more. Our booth number is 365 and located near the Schneider Optics booth.



The Expo is taking place at the Jacob Javits Convention Center, New York, NY. The event will showcase cutting edge gear and educational training for the imaging markets.

We hope you can attend and check out the new products from Arca-Swiss! We will be in New York for a few extra days around the event so if you have any questions or would like to set up a demonstration, please email me or call 480-206-4770.

Also, if you’d like to attend the PhotoPlus Expo to see us, email. or call Rod Klukas for a free pass.

Expo Hours
Oct 25th 10:00am – 5:00pm
Oct 26th 10:00am – 5:00pm
Oct 27th 10:00am – 4:00pm