Atec Softball Pitching Machine
That January 21 to 23 a weekend full of events for the FIBS. In addition to a convention that promises to Coach for the historical level of the speakers, and the twinning sports, but especially with the socio-cultural Miguel stroke in Rome, another high-impact promotional event takes place at the Fiera di Verona, in Motor Bike Expo 2011. Baseball and atec softball pitching machine will be present with a space in American Meeting of the Village, an area managed by American Meeting, a magazine of American culture that animates its presence through a series of events related to various aspects of life Made in USA declined in a fun and spectacular: Women Side, with the possibility for the visitors to trace the clothing and makeup of America, past and present, Children, Food, to know and taste the traditional dishes and the traditional Yankee American & Custom Cars Reunion, a parade of vintage cars and American "personalized" on Sunday. This year, the American Village Meeting devoted particular attention to the national pastime by partnering with the Federation, present a stand dedicated to baseball and softball, at which interested parties can receive information and promotional material on the move Italian and the opportunity to practice at all levels, of course, especially for young people. The exhibition 'Diamond Imamgini from' the Councillor for Sports of the Municipality of Ghiretti: "Few federations have initiatives like this. " The outline of the operations of the photographers Benedetti, Ferrini, Rats, and Vasini Bagattini. At the library "Civica" in Central Lane Santa Maria, the Councillor for Sport Roberto Ghiretti inaugurated the photographic exhibition Pictures from Diamond, which will be open to visitors until Saturday, March 13, before moving to Verona. "Not many federations in Italy that such initiatives," said Ghiretti "I'm a d to Caesar what belongs to Caesar and here I want to give the President what to Fraccari Fraccari. Since today hosted the first convention of the photographers of baseball and softball, I close by saying that we expect next year to the second edition. " Since the same day the "Civic" inaugurated its sports section, the FIBS has donated for the occasion aldirettore bibliotecaGiovanni Galli volumes of "A diamond blue", its English version "on the Azzurri Diamond "and the book celebrating the World IBAF. Immediately after the inauguration of the exhibition, the Head of Communications of FIBS Schiroli Richard opened the first convention of the Photographers of baseball and softball, explaining what kind of relief to have the work of professional photographers to bear witness all'attivit top, but how important the work of amateurs to give more visibility to the rest of the galaxy baseball and softball. Marco Landi, Marketing Manager of the Federation is engaged in a historical survey on the use of a communication, which concluded with the analysis of the value that today the image for the 'product' baseball and softball. Corrado Benedetti, founder of the Oldman, recounted his experience of amateur grown over the years thanks to the collaboration with the FIBS, which began in 2002 with the photographic record (made on film) the first visit by Mike Piazza in Italy. Images from this service are on display in the exhibition opened shortly before. The film cameras were introduced in the second decade of 1900, but advanced machines have arrived in the '50s. In 1981 came the first digital camera (Sony Mavica), but only in 1994 that were born the machines for photo-journalists. At that point, the technology has had an impressive growth: in 1999, Nikon has designed the first atec softball pitching machine fully digital in 2001 were introduced in 2003 PC Card and USB technology. Ezio Ratti, the official photographer of the national baseball, explained how it does its work while covering the demonstrations with the Press Office FIBS. Marco Vasini has made available to the defendants his experience as a photographer who has covered major international events and former high-level player. "Photographing playing a little 'how to play. Maybe go 5 innings without anything major happening, but there can be distracting, because the opportunity to make the best picture may come suddenly. ""From what my colleagues say," he joked Bagattini "It seems that baseball is the most beautiful sport in the world. Correct them: the softball. " At the closing of the convention was alluded to photo contests organized in Verona at the last World initiative of the President of FIBS Culicchi Veneto and in Bologna a few years ago (the winner was honored at the Diamond Gala) by the Future of baseball. The convention closed with a debate, spurred by professional photographer (active on the square of Macerata) Pierpaolo Calavita, whether for organizations such as FIBS to trust even the amateur photos. . . .