A (Short) Broadcast History of the Tournament of Roses Parade

A (Short) Broadcast History of the Tournament of Roses Parade 1

January 1, 2019, marks the 130th Tournament of Roses Parade in the California city of Pasadena. Meanwhile, the Eastern and Midwest portions of North America shiver from cold and snow. Over the years a tradition developed. Those who could make the trip to Southern California would arrive to a warm, sunny climate. Californians encouraged this […]

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VariCam LT 4K Captures Animal Planet’s “Into Alaska”

VariCam LT 4K Captures Animal Planet’s "Into Alaska" 2

Braving the challenging weather and Kodiak brown bears of Alaska, Director of Photography Tom Trainor served as Director of Photography/Kodiak on the new Animal Planet documentary series, Into Alaska, shooting with his VariCam LT 4K cinema camera. Season one of the series, which showcases the wildlife inhabiting Alaska’s national refuges and the men and women who protect them, […]

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Review: HP Chromebook 14 IPS matte 2018

Review: HP Chromebook 14 IPS matte 2018 3

Chromebooks have come a long way, since I first reviewed a CTL J4 Plus and a Chromebit stick back in 2016. Nearly all now offer the capability of running Android apps, and some can run Linux apps too. Many have native support for the Apple Magic Trackpad 2 (thanks Robby Payne), USB-C charging and interconnectivity. […]

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Chromebook/ChromeOS audio production: a maturing platform

Chromebook/ChromeOS audio production: a maturing platform 7

In several past articles, I have reviewed and provided workflows for Auphonic (the apps), Cleanfeed Pro and Hindenburg Journalist Pro, but those were not tested on a Chromebook. Instead, I had tested Cleanfeed and Hindenburg Journalist Pro on macOS (on a Macbook Air) and the Auphonic apps on both Android and iOS (iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch). Now, […]

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Tiffen takes Lowel LED portable lighting solutions to CES 2019

Tiffen takes Lowel LED portable lighting solutions to CES 2019

Lighting for videographers and photographers is a key element from Tiffen’s presence at CES 2019. Space, also, for filters for drones and other uses, and the Steadicam range of products. Tiffen will be at Booth #14036, in the LVCC (Tech East), Central Hall during CES 2019, not only to exhibit its latest offerings for the […]

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PVC contributor Art Adams is ARRI’s new cinema lens specialist

Art Adams is ARRI’s cinema lens specialist

The recent series of articles about lenses published by Art Adams here at ProVideo Coalition reflect his work as a trainer for the ARRI Academy. Now the company has invited him to be the link between the company and visual storytellers. If you’re like me, you’ve followed the series of articles about lenses written by […]

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