DaVinci Resolve on a Surface Pro 4

DaVinci Resolve on a Surface Pro 4 1

Blackmagic Design and Intel loaned me a Surface Pro 4 to test the performance of the Iris GPU and Core i7 processors. I got to see exactly how close we are to a future-present where film grading can happen on machine so small you could easily lose track of it on a messy desk. The […]

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ON1 Photo RAW arrives in November

ON1 Photo RAW arrives in November

There will not be a public beta of ON1 Photo RAW but a private beta ahead of the release for ON1’s customers, the ON1 Plus Community and those who have pre-ordered Photo RAW. Still, you may try to win a version of the program, entering the sweepstakes. ON 1 is giving away prizes each week […]

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ART OF THE CUT with Paul Crowder of “Eight Days a Week” doc

ART OF THE CUT with Paul Crowder of "Eight Days a Week" doc 2

Paul Crowder is a London-born, L.A.-based editor who just cut Ron Howard’s fantastic tribute to the Fab Four: “The Beatles: Eight Days a Week – The Touring Years.” That documentary just premiered and can be seen in theaters and HULU this weekend. Before cutting “Eight Days,” Paul edited and directed dozens of documentaries and shows […]

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Ikan EC1: a new gimbal stabilizer

Ikan EC1: a new gimbal stabilizer

Equipped with 3 axis gyro stabilized brushless motors to balance the camera attached to it, built in durable aluminum and with a price of $949.99, the EC1 is Ikan’s suggestion for professional filmmakers looking for a lightweight gimbal solution. The Ikan EC1 Beholder 3-Axis Gimbal Stabilizer with Encoders, EC1 for short, has four different operating […]

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Blackmagic Ursa Mini OS gets Beta 2

Blackmagic Ursa Mini OS gets Beta 2

One month after the release of the new URSA Mini camera operating software Blackmagic Design makes the Beta 2 available, with a lot of new and improved things introduced after customer feedback. It’s fantastic how many things a new OS can change. Blackmagic Camera 4.0 Public Beta 2 adds new support for image stabilization on […]

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