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PRESS RELEASE: LightZone Available at Discounted Rates to Educational Buyers
LightZone embraced by schools and educational resellers Gradware and CampusTech
Palo Alto, Calif. -- July 23 -- Light Crafts, creators of LightZone photo-editing software, today announced that it has signed definitive reseller agreements with CampusTech (http://www.campustech.com) and Gradware (http://www.gradware.com) for the resale of LightZone to qualified educational buyers, such as students, teachers and schools. One such school that has chosen LightZone as its primary photo-editing courseware is Mt. San Antonio College.
"Mt. San Antonio College will make LightZone photo-editing software available in all its photographic computer labs. "We want to teach our students photography, not a computing language," says Neil Chapman, chairman of the photographic department at Mt. San Antonio College. "LightZone removes the complexity of photo-editing and allows our students to express themselves quickly, accurately and creatively."
Digital photography combined with LightZone's premier editing capabilities enables anyone with great visual skills to create impressive photographs. Light Crafts is removing price, expense and technology barriers to make photo-editing easy for everyone.
"I am delighted to see both established and new talent embrace LightZone's uncomplicated visual editing approach en masse" says Georges van Hoegaerden, Chief Executive Officer, Light Crafts. "No longer is professional photo-editing restricted by price, technology or time."
LightZone Full and Basic versions are available for trial download and purchase (LightZone Full: $249 and LightZone Basic: $149) at http://www.lightcrafts.com. Educational discounts are only available through authorized educational resellers, such as Gradware and CampusTech.
CampusTech is the United State's fastest growing marketing, merchandising, and media company focusing on the education community -- students, teachers, administrators, colleges, and schools. CampusTech provides thousands of products from hundreds of software and hardware manufacturers, and operates nationwide. CampusTech customers' consist of individual and institutional customers at both K-12 and higher education levels. Individual buyers are comprised of part-time and full-time students, faculty and other school employees. Institutional customers include schools, school districts, junior and community colleges, four-year colleges and universities, graduate schools and, increasingly, online educational institutions. CampusTech headquarters are located in the Virginia suburbs of Washington, DC. For more information about the Co. please visit http://www.campustech.com/.
Gradware.com, Your Premiere Source for Academic Software and low price leader in student discount software, offers over 6,000 technology products at academic prices including computer hardware, student discount software, and books. Individuals and schools can shop quickly and easily at Gradware.com 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Gradware.com, a division of Graduate Limited, has been serving the academic community since 1983 and is located in San Diego, California. For more information visit http://www.gradware.com. Gradware.com and Your Premiere Source for Academic Software are trademarks of Graduate Limited.
About Light Crafts
Headquartered in Palo Alto, California, Light Crafts is the expert in photo-editing software. LightZone, the essential photo-editing application, enables photographers of all experience levels to effectively and efficiently edit digital images -- visually. LightZone's patented digital signal processing technology powers a suite of intelligent tools that simplifies photo editing while increasing photographer control. For more information about Light Crafts, please visit our Web site, http://www.lightcrafts.com.
(First posted on Monday, July 23, 2007 at 13:08 EDT)