New at NAB 2016: DJI Osmo Z-Axis Stabilizer

New at NAB 2016: DJI Osmo Z-Axis Stabilizer 1

Usually when a product is announced at NAB the manufacturer has one or two prototype display units that remain in their booth under a plexiglass box, but this year when mega-drone manufacturer DJI announced the release of the Z-Axis adapter for their popular Osmo handheld gimbal stabilizer, they allowed a few test units to be […]

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Lost in NAB’s noise: Craft camera

Craft cinema camera build

Last Monday, April 18, an hour before NAB 2016 opened, Craft Camera’s website started taking reservations on a new, modular camera system, offering Super16mm HD or Super35mm true 4K resolutions, and a “buy it by the slice” design similar to recent RED models. [Corrected 25 April: the 4K sensor is (or will be) Super35mm size, not […]

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The Top 16 Updates and Announcements from NAB 2016

The Top 16 Updates and Announcements from NAB 2016 2

Let’s establish one thing right from the start: there were way more than 16 things of note that happened at NAB this year, just like there are every year. To quickly illustrate that point, Blackmagic alone had 14 press releases ready for attendees of their press conference, and that was down from what they rolled […]

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360º Video Report #6 – Annette Tindall – Zeiss VR ONE Head Mounted Display

360º Video Report #6 - Annette Tindall - Zeiss VR ONE Head Mounted Display 4

Zeiss have being making high-end lenses and optics for over 160 years. What they don’t they don’t know about lens technology isn’t worth knowing. As well as creating great cinema camera lenses, Zeiss have applied their optical science and glass engineering skills to binoculars, scopes, eye glasses and now VR Head Mounted Displays: (Don’t forget […]

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