Daily Archives: April 24, 2017

NAB 2017: Motocrane

NAB 2017: Motocrane

This is one of those “only at NAB” kinds of things – a camera crane designed to fit on just about any car.  Yes, even your 2007 Dodge…

NAB 2017: Vufine Close-Field HD Monitor

NAB 2017: Vufine Close-Field HD Monitor

If you are flying a drone or running a gimbal, this tiny piece of kit makes more sense than you may think – and it’s incredibly inexpensive to…

NAB 2017:  Datavideo HS1500T Cat6-Based Video Switcher and Cameras

NAB 2017: Datavideo HS1500T Cat6-Based Video Switcher and Cameras

  I had a feeling coming into NAB 2017 that affordable multi-camera switcher packages would be a “thing,” and I am being proven right in all sorts…

ALEXA SXT goes wireless

ALEXA SXT goes wireless

A new-high speed ballast, the AMIRA Software Update Package and the first entirely wireless professional motion picture camera system are some of the reasons to visit ARRI’s booth…

Avid enters the FREE NLE market

Avid enters the FREE NLE market

With Media Composer | First, Avid expects to grab the attention of aspiring filmmakers, editors, or anyone who has a story to tell. It’s a free NLE that hopes to…

Transcriptive – A transcription panel coming to Adobe Premiere Pro CC

Transcriptive – A transcription panel coming to Adobe Premiere Pro CC

I only spent a few minutes walking the NAB show floor today but a trip by the plugin pavilion and I saw an old manual typewriter in the Digital Anarchy…

Blackmagic Design NAB 2017 Announcements and Updates

Blackmagic Design NAB 2017 Announcements and Updates

Today was the day they kicked off NAB 2017 and Blackmagic Design has a bunch of news they announced.  This year they have a very big update to DaVinci Resolve…

Blackmagic Announces A Huge Update To DaVinci Resolve 14

Blackmagic Announces A Huge Update To DaVinci Resolve 14

Today Blackmagic Design announced a whole helluva lot of improvements to DaVinci Resolve 14. They are calling it the biggest release in the history of the product, and an update…

Sound Devices launches new audio recorders/mixers with USB audio streaming

Sound Devices launches new audio recorders/mixers with USB audio streaming

At NAB 2017, Sound Devices has announced the new MixPre Series of audio mixer/recorders with integrated USB audio interface. The lightweight, high-resolution MixPre-3 & MixPre-6 audio…

MulticoreWare shows LipSync to autodetect a/v sync via deep learning + GPUs

MulticoreWare shows LipSync to autodetect a/v sync via deep learning + GPUs

MulticoreWare’s LipSync technology uses deep neural networks to autodetect audio/video sync errors by “watching” and “listening” to videos. According to MulticoreWare, NVIDIA GPU-accelerated models find and…

Sony at NAB 2017 – Supporting Professionals at Every Stage of Production

Sony at NAB 2017 – Supporting Professionals at Every Stage of Production

Most professionals think of cameras and hardware when they hear the word “Sony”, but at NAB 2017, the company showcased how and why they’re looking to change that definition…

HP adds 31-inch 4K DreamColor and improves 24-inch “little brother”

HP adds 31-inch 4K DreamColor and improves 24-inch “little brother”

At NAB, HP has announced its new DreamColor Z31x with native 4K cinema resolution and some very welcome new features, and has also released a somewhat improved “little brother”, the…