Awards Recognize Epson Digital Imaging Technology for Excellence and Innovation in Multiple Categories
LONG BEACH, Calif., Feb. 24, 2010
– Four Epson products have been honored with Professional Photographer Magazine’s 2010 Hot One Awards, which recognizing the photography industry’s best and most innovative products for professional applications. The award-winning lineup includes: the
Epson Stylus® Pro 3880 printer, Epson Perfection® V600 Photo scanner, P-7000 Multimedia Photo
Viewer, and Artisan® 810 all-in-one.
"For the past 11 years, the Hot One Awards have provided
readership with a resource of the newest, most innovative products. This year's judging panel was
made up of 52 independent, practicing professional photographers selected for their expertise and
knowledge. Those judges made selections based on overall quality, innovation, design, performance,
and value for the price," said Jeff Kent, editor at large,
“Epson is very excited to see so many of its products named the best in their respective markets,” said
Richard Day, product manager, Epson America. “We’re honored the publication recognized two
incredible printing products like the Epson Stylus Pro 3880 and Artisan 810 all-in-one, and it’s even
more gratifying to see other Epson technologies being recognized such as the Epson Perfection V600
scanner and P-7000 Multimedia Photo Viewer. Epson is renowned for its unique ability to engineer and
manufacture a wide and diverse range of technologies that are best-in-class and we’re grateful for
awards such as these since they help validate and deepen that reputation even further.”
The Epson Stylus Pro 3880 was given kudos for its Epson UltraChrome K3
technology and MicroPiezo functionality that allows photographers to view and save images as they’re captured, and to control
basic camera functions remotely. Epson’s Perfection V600 Photo scanner landed the prize in its
category for its 6,400 x 9,600 ppi resolution with 3.4 D-max and its ability to create enlargements up to
17 x 22 inches. Epson’s Artisan 810 all-in-one scored a victory for its 7.8-inch smart touch panel, 3.5-
inch color LCD, with Wi-Fi and Ethernet networking.
All winning products can be seen in the February 2010 issue of
Professional Photographer magazinewww.ppmag.com/hotones.
About Epson America, Inc.
Epson America, Inc. is a leading provider of an extensive range of printers, 3LCD projectors, scanners
and point-of-service printers that are renowned for their high quality, functionality, innovation and
energy efficiency. Epson America is a U.S. affiliate of Seiko Epson Corporation, which employs more
than 70,000 people in 106 companies around the world. Seiko Epson is committed to its ongoing
contributions to the global environment and for the second year in a row has been named to the Dow
Jones Sustainability World Index, an indicator for leading companies in economic, environmental and
and most innovative products for professional applications. The award-winning lineup includes: the