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Eyefi teams up with Microsoft to make digital camera photos available on Windows phones

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Eyefi’s award winning photography apps and cloud service simplify accessing and sharing digital camera photos

London, UK, 1st July 2015 — Eyefi (http://en.eyefi.com), the global leader in digital photo apps and services, today announces its award winning photography solution is now available for Windows phones. Millions of Windows phone users can now take pictures with both their digital cameras and mobile phones, with all pictures being automatically organised altogether and available to share instantly.

"Eyefi has pioneered digital photography, mobile apps and services, and we are pleased to offer its solution to our millions of Windows mobile phone customers,” said Chris Bernard, Partner Evangelist at Microsoft Corp. “Now our customers have instant access to their entire collection of photographs right on their Windows phone so they can enjoy and share them whenever and wherever they want.”

Eyefi, the modern photographer's companion, is the only solution that works from the moment a picture is captured - automatically organising, classifying and syncing photos regardless of what camera was used to take them. With Eyefi,anyone can experience the satisfaction of finding and sharing pictures from all their cameras without having to wait. The app leverages unique features that are part of the Windows phone platform including Live Tiles.

“Photographers want to spend more time taking photos and sharing them rather than managing and searching for them,” said Matt DiMaria, CEO of Eyefi. “We are pleased to offer Windows mobile users the ability to have all their photos automatically organised and accessible at their fingertips from their phone.”

Eyefi Mobi and Mobi Pro WiFi SD cards can be used to connect any camera with the free Eyefi Mobi app on a Windows phone. As soon as a picture is taken, Eyefi wirelessly transfers it to the phone, organises it and syncs the photo across all devices beautifully displaying them, all together on your PC, tablet and phone.

All Eyefi Mobi cards include a limited membership to Eyefi Cloud. With Eyefi Cloud you can:

  • Access photos on other devices as soon as they’re taken
  • Eyefi syncs photos across all devices automatically
  • View and find photos with ease
  • Advanced image recognition identifies photos by subject area such as food, indoor, outdoor and dozens of other attributes
  • Browse photos by camera type to quickly find the best ones
  • Share photos instantly
  • Share photos through the users favourite social network
  • Privately share photos through Eyefi
  • Learn about and improve photography skills
  • See what camera settings (EXIF visualisation) were used to create the perfect picture
  • Discover photo taking habits by camera settings

Pricing and availability

Users can download the Eyefi Mobi app for free at http://www.windowsphone.com/ to start organising and sharing their photos. To add photos from digital cameras, simply add an Eyefi Mobi card. Eyefi Mobi cards are available online through eyefi.com and at major online and specialty photography retailers. Pricing begins at £39.99. All Eyefi Mobi cards include a limited time membership to Eyefi Cloud. The monthly subscription fee is £3.99.

About Eyefi

Eyefi frees photographers worldwide to take and experience great photos everywhere. Photographers know that when taking great photos matters, being able to focus on taking the shot matters the most. By automating photo transfer, organisation and accessibility, Eyefi gives hobbyists, amateur photographers and professionals more time to focus on what they do best — taking great photos. Eyefi products have transferred over 1 billion images from digital cameras to the Internet, mobile devices and PCs.

For more information about Eyefi, please visit http://en.eyefi.com or @EyefiCard.