Nine years after the American owners of Piattelli Vineyards Jon and Arlene Malinski fell in love with the wine making town and terroir of Cafayate, Argentina, their impressive new winery held its grand opening in March of 2013. The opening ushered in a new kind of sophistication in the state-of-the-art of winemaking in Cafayate. This […]
The MET Opera’s opening night performance of Deborah Warner’s production of Eugene Onegin, Tchaikovsky’s dynamic and passionate opera, on September 23, 2013, retained much of its inherent lyrical beauty and expansive grandeur despite the sparse, utilitarian aspects of some of the overall production stage designs. There was criticism of the crowded quality of sets during the waltz and other scenes involving dance and movement by the cast. However, if any aspect of staging tended toward lessening or limiting the magnitude of the production’s overall effectiveness, this was completely overcome by the excellent vocal range, expression, color and delivery of the opera’s principal singers.
The Beachtek DXA-CONNECT combines an active XLR adapter with an accessory bracket for mounting multiple devices to your camera. The adapter has a two channel low noise preamp with phantom power for connecting virtually any professional mic or wireless system.
PDN PhotoPlus Expo 2012 NYC thousands of new products. IMPress Magazine covered this event and picked some of the Best of Show. New products from Tamron and Carl Zeiss Lenses. The latest LED lights from Litepanels, Manfrotto, Cokin Filters, Phottix, Pelican, DeluxGear, ioShutter, B-Grip and Spinlight 360 made our list. Read all about the show and watch our videos.
The Swiss Cup Zurich is an annual event of artistic gymnastics and is today among the most significant sports events taking place in Switzerland.
As my readers know, I have traveled to many corners of the world, stayed at some of the top resorts and hotels and can’t remember how many cruises I have been on. That said, living in New Jersey means we don’t take the opportunity to visit some of the great hotels in our own backyard. […]
Ronnie Scott’s All Stars to play beneath the Matterhorn at Zermatt Unplugged Festival ZERMATT/LONDON, 22 OCTOBER 2013: Imagine relaxing in the warm spring sunshine, pure glistening snow and mountain peaks all around, the majestic Matterhorn piercing a cloudless blue sky, and listening to one of the best jazz bands in the world. An international collaboration […]