In what’s essentially a combination of Scott Simmons’ #28daysofquicktips and
In the middle of the last century, observational astronomy had hit a wall. Larger telescopes were needed to see farther out into the universe, but massive glass mirrors like the one used in the 200-inch Hale telescope had become technically and financially impractical to build and maintain. The solution to this problem was the multiple mirror...
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Canon’s new 4K lenses for 2/3” cameras
Canon has a new new 2/3” portable 4K zoom lens with the world’s widest focal length, for professionals shooting interviews or live broadcast, including sport and news. And another 2/3” lens is coming!
The new Canon lens, reference CJ12ex4.3B, is a 2/3” portable 4K zoom lens with the world’s widest focal length – an incredible 4.3mm, extending to 52mm (104mm using the built-in 2x extender).
Leveraging Canon’s renowned heritage in optical...
If you are building a multicamera video studio today, you may be asking whether one of the Blackmagic Studio cameras —either the HD-only or the 4K UltraHD model— is now the obvious choice. In the past month, Blackmagic both added the previously missing 720p...
This week on MacBreak Studio, Sam Mestman (FCPWorks, LumaForge, WeMakeMovies)...