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‘Sri Lanka important market for Nikon’

Nikon’s, Shintaro Nishimura, President’s Chief Photography Director, Sudath Silva, Presidents Director, Media, Chandana Sirimalwatta and Managing Director of Photo Technica, Harsha Malvenna at the launch.
Nikon’s, Shintaro Nishimura, President’s Chief Photography Director, Sudath Silva, Presidents Director, Media, Chandana Sirimalwatta and Managing Director of Photo Technica, Harsha Malvenna at the launch.

With the growth of tourism and economy Sri Lanka is a very important and revenue generating market for Nikon camera said - Person in Charge (PIC) of Sri Lanka market for Nikkon, Shintaro Nishimura.

He said that due to this most of the recently launched cameras and lenses also are distributed in Sri Lanka and simultaneously all over the world as soon as they are globally released.

He said that this is the reason that Sri Lanka and Photo Technica sole distributor for Nikon digital cameras in Sri Lanka was selected by Nikon to open the first Nikon Experience Hub in South Asia.

The Nikon Experience Hub (NEH) is a one-stop shop for photographers, ‘touch and try’ display of full range of cameras and lenses. Asked to comment on the mobile phones and its effect for Digital cameras he said there has been an impact. “If you take the mini compact digital camera they have almost disappeared from the global market due to mobile phones.” He however said that there are some features like speed, distance, low light and depth details that the mobile camera cannot capture. “Hence digital cameras and its wide and tele lenses would be there to stay for aong time.”

The concessions offered to camera imports to Sri Lanka by the government makes cameras purchased in Sri Lanka cheapest in Asia said Managing Director of Photo Technica, Harsha Malvenna. “Sri Lankan Nikon camera prices are definitely cheaper than Singapore

‘‘The new experience zone provides access to all Nikon products from compact cameras to all DSLRs and mirror less cameras and full lens line up of all 64 lenses.’’ The technical staff of the company is trained by Nikon Japan consists of the latest digital repair equipment to carry out services to all modern digital cameras. The digital colour Photo laboratory, Studio, Nikon School

of Photography, Exhibition Gallery and Camera Museum offers a great customer experience at the head office building in Galle Road, Colpetty.

“We are a full-fledged organization catering to all end camera demands of our valued customers.’’

‘‘We provide Camera Trading, Service, Repairs, Digital Photo Developing, Photography Exhibits and Guidelines to master their skill of Photography. We also serve as Exhibition center and Camera Museum”.

 


 

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