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Though two thirds of America’s camera shops have gone out of business since the digital transition, the remaining one third are reinventing themselves as profitable cogs in the worldwide $83 billion imaging industry machine. Photo specialty retailers are gathered in Las Vegas this week to swap profit ideas at the annual PMA (Photo Marketing Association) Show. 600 vendors opened their booths at the Las Vegas Convention Center Thursday morning, showing not only new cameras, which traditionally have profit margins under 10%, but a variety of imaging products like collage prints, postcards, and all manner of photobooks. Kiosk and printing manufacturers are

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