Daily Archives: April 23, 2017

Panasonic Press Announcements at NAB 2017

Panasonic Press Announcements at NAB 2017

Panasonic announced a new camera to the VariCam line-up. Will it be at NAB 2017? Nope, you will have to wait until Cinegear Expo in June to get your…

DJI introduces new high-end cine gear at NAB 2017

DJI introduces new high-end cine gear at NAB 2017

DJI made some important announcements today for professional cinematographers at NAB 2017. I was supposed to be at the introduction event but due to plane delays, I had to get…

Sony NAB 2017 Press Event Announcements

Sony NAB 2017 Press Event Announcements

Sony announced their new products and software the day before the National Association of broadcasters 2017 opened up the Las Vegas Convention floor. What we saw was a continued improvement…

Panasonic DMW-XLR1 XLR interface for GH5 quality revealed by Curtis Judd

Panasonic DMW-XLR1 XLR interface for GH5 quality revealed by Curtis Judd

Back in January 2017, I first wrote about Panasonic’s new GH5 and its DMW-XLR1 XLR audio interface (link ahead). At that time, I covered the DMW-XLR1’s…

Cooke Optics: new lenses and a metadata standard

Cooke Optics: new lenses and a metadata standard

Cooke Optics, Panavision, RED Digital Cinema, Canon, Blackmagic Design, CW Sonderoptic, and Sony take steps to officially standardise lens metadata on /i Technology protocol at the same time Cooke Optics…

A Guide to Shooting HDR TV: Day 6, “How the Audience Will See Your Work”

A Guide to Shooting HDR TV: Day 6, “How the Audience Will See Your Work”

This is the sixth installment of a six-part HDR “survival guide.” Over the course of this series, I hope to impart enough wisdom to help you navigate your first…

Manfrotto Nitrotech: a revolution in video heads

Manfrotto Nitrotech: a revolution in video heads

The Nitrotech N8, first model in the Manfrotto Nitrotech line, will be showcased and used in live demonstrations during NAB 2017. The fluid video head is already available in the…

New 40 inch 4K UHD AOC monitor

New 40 inch 4K UHD AOC monitor

Designed with thin bezels that allow its use in multi-monitor solutions, the AOC C4008VU8 can also present four separate video windows, saving valuable desktop space and dramatically increasing productivity…