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KZO Koninklijke Zout–organon (Dutch: Royal silk organisation; now: AKZO)
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), the only company offering consumers the ability to create and share 3D-enhanced images, announces a partnership with, the worlds premier online photo-sharing web site.

Under this agreement, Kazoo3D is providing users with the ability to creatively and easily enhance their digital photos with original and licensed 3D models, including characters from Universal Pictures and Imagine Entertainments live-action comedy Dr. Seuss' "How The Grinch Stole Christmas." With an branded version of its KazooStudio software as well as links to Kazoo3Ds huge variety of 3D models, Kazoo3D is delivering easy tools to customers, helping them personalize all types of digital communications Transmitting text, voice and video in binary form. See communications.  that they can then turn into holiday gifts.

"Partnering with Kazoo3D gives us an exciting new way to encourage people to have fun with their photos in a personalized manner," said Joe Varraveto, COO and president of "The partnership allows anyone to quickly and easily create and share online photo albums featuring their KazooPictures, as well as have them printed and mailed directly to their homes. Users can even create items such as coffee table books, personalized greeting cards See e-card.  and calendars, and give them as gifts to friends and family for the holidays."

Through the holiday season, users have the opportunity to enhance their photos with 3D models of the Grinch and other characters from Universal Pictures and Imagine Entertainment's holiday feature film release, Dr. Seuss' "How the Grinch Stole Christmas." With the Grinch, Cindy Lou Who, Max the Reindeer Dog; numerous other holiday 3D models such as stockings, mistletoe mistletoe, common name for the Loranthaceae, a family of chiefly tropical hemiparasitic herbs and shrubs with leathery evergreen leaves and waxy white berries. They have green leaves, but they manufacture only part of the nutrients they require. , Santa hats, snowmen and Christmas trees; and many non-holiday models including animals, masks and accessories, users can easily create holiday cards and invitations, calendars, memory books, mouse pads and t-shirts that they can share as gifts with family and friends. Additionally users can purchase and send actual prints of their KazooPictures as well as upload them to their personal online photo albums. Users will also have the chance to enter to win a family vacation to Universal Studios in Orlando, Fla. through the Kazoo3D sponsored Grinch sweepstakes.

"Online photo sharing Photo sharing is the publishing or transfer of a user's digital photos online, thus enabling the user to share them with others (whether publicly or privately). This functionality is provided through both websites and applications that facilitate the upload and display of images.  is a quick and creative means of communication, and 3D-enhanced images make this activity more fun, compelling and truly unique," said Stuart Green Stuart Green (born 15 June 1981 in Whitehaven) is an English professional footballer currently playing for Crystal Palace.

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, Kazoo3D CEO (1) (Chief Executive Officer) The highest individual in command of an organization. Typically the president of the company, the CEO reports to the Chairman of the Board. . "Our partnership with, the number one photo-sharing site on the web, makes it easy and fun for their users to do more with their photographs, while creating a truly personalized experience."


With a deep understanding that photos and photo albums are important windows into our treasured memories, ( is dedicated to providing users with an online community for showcasing these special memories through photo sharing and online photo album creation. Based in Los Angeles, and headed by COO Joe Verraveto, is one of the fastest growing online photo sharing Web sites according to PC Data.

About Kazoo3D

Kazoo3D (LSE:KZO), an Internet-based company, is creating a consumer-friendly 3D platform that adds to and enhances all kinds of visual communications - business and personal - including web site-based images, interactive e-mail and electronic notices, as well as photos and hard copy documents. Established in 1998 in Sheffield, England, Kazoo3D went public in the UK in March 2000 and has marketing and sales offices in Walnut Creek. Kazoo3D partners include Adobe Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq:ADBE ADBE Adobe Systems, Inc. (stock symbol) ), dotPhoto, Inc.,,, Streetwise street·wise  
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 Software, Inc. and Universal Studios Consumer Products Group. Kazoo3D is available on the Internet at
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