Press Release

LaCie photon20visionII offers excellent color rendering for graphics professionals with its improved 20-inch flat-panel LCD


May 24, 2004

  • View large-scale layouts in landscape or portrait mode
  • Optimize workspace with an optional extendable arm
  • Dark bezel and optional hood minimizes glare
  • State-of-the art color rendering with 400:1 contrast ratio and 250cd/m2 luminance

    LaCie, a leading producer of display devices for the digital content development industry, improves its LCD offering with the new LaCie photon20visionII. This cross-platform, flat-panel monitor was designed to fulfill the color management needs of graphics and digital content creation professionals. Providing an impressive 1600 x 1200 native resolution, state-of-the-art color accuracy, and ever-increasing brightness and contrast, the LaCie photon20visionII delivers astounding picture quality required for demanding design applications such as Adobe Photoshop®, Adobe Illustrator®, Adobe PageMaker®, Adobe InDesign®, QuarkXPressTM and Apple Final Cut®.

    Ergonomic Comfort
    The LaCie photon20visionII's pivot capability enables graphic designers to work on an A4 or US letter-size document at 1:1 scale in either landscape or portrait mode, employing tilt and swivel adjustment for optimum viewing control. For further convenience, the LaCie photon20visionII is optionally available with an extendable arm to accommodate multiple users in a variety of work place environments.

    Cross-platform Compatibility
    Compatible with VGA, DVI and ADC connectors, the photon20visionII can easily be connected to any Mac or PC. Daniel Mayer, LaCie Color Business Unit Manager, says, "This display is ideal for graphics and design professionals who are looking for excellent color rendering and an ergonomic workspace."

    Availability
    The LaCie photon20visionII ships with a blue hood and a standard foot that enables pivot, swivel, and tilt and an ADC to DVI adapter and Pivot® software for the Windows operating system.

    Contact information
    For Media information, press only: Melissa Logan, 503-844-4578, mlogan@lacie.com
    For Sales information, please contact Reseller Sales at 503-844-4500 or Direct Sales at 503-844-4502 or via email at sales@lacie.com

    About LaCie
    Established in the United States, Europe and Japan, LaCie is the world's leading producer of PC and Macintosh compatible storage peripherals. Through a specialized sales dealer network, LaCie offers innovative solutions for creative professionals in multimedia applications (graphics, audio, video, web design and digital photography). What differentiates LaCie is the design of its products, original creations by designers such as Philippe Starck, Porsche Design GmbH and Neil Poulton. LaCie is listed on the Paris Nouveau Marché (code 5431).

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