Along with the cancellation of the April 2020 Photographica show, the May 3 trip to the Davis Museum at Wellesley College was also cancelled due to COVID-19 social distancing requirements. Instead, take a trip down Memory Lane, featuring photographs from past Photographica shows. Photos courtesy of Dick Koolish. At this time, no determination has been made concerning a meeting in June. It will depend on the status of the health crisis in late April or early May. Updates will be posted on the website—go to https://phsne.org for the latest information.
The Pioneering Sony Mavica: Video and Stills on Video Floppy Discs
In August 1981, Sony unveiled a prototype of the Sony Mavica as the “world’s first electronic still camera.” The Mavica (Magnetic Video Camera) was a brand of Sony cameras which used removable magnetic disks as the main recording medium. The