Eka Technologies Launches Geo-Tagging Products

Thousand Oaks-based Eka Technologies said today that it has launched a line of products which provide geo-tagging of photos for Nikon, Canon, Sony, Panasonic, Ricoh, and other digital cameras. According to Eka Technologies, its FotoSpot and FotoMapr peripherals adds GPS photo location and other information to camera photos, using either SDHC memory cards, Bluetooth, or cabled connections. The firm is targeting both amateurs and GIS professionals with the products. Geo-tagging is the embedding of location information (longitude, latitude) into digital photo files.