Adobe Achieves Record Revenue

Adobe reported a new record revenue:

  • Adobe achieved record quarterly revenue of $2.08 billion in its first quarter of fiscal year 2018, which represents 24 percent year-over-year revenue growth.

Their subscription strategy seems to work even if it did upset a large customer basis. Probably people is not aware that there are alternatives even if admitted…it’s always a pain in the ass to make a full switch from something you know. I will give you a list of two alternatives:

Cpature One:
This is the professional alternative and if you buy the full license it’s also a bit expensive. But you can use our  coupon code “AMBMR” at checkout to get a 10% discount.

This software is more for entry-mid level users. Although they do plan to expand their software with a DAM module in 2018 (to challenge Lightroom). Use the code “MIRROR” to get $210 off!


Fuji believes their mirrorless will soon catch up with DSLR autofocus performance

Focus Numerique interviewed four Fuji managers to talk about the new X-H1. Fuji recognizes the only real advantage of DSLR cameras is autofocus (at least in some areas). But they have no doubt that’s a gap they will close soon:

We believe that sooner or later we will catch up with the few delays we still have in the world of SLRs. We also believe that from 2019, more than 50% of cameras sold worldwide will be hybrids.