NAB 2019: Introducing Sumire Prime Lenses From Canon

Sumire

Sumire, pronounced “Soo-mee-ray,” is the name of a Japanese flower, and like the petals of a flower, these lenses are most beautiful when fully opened. Once you open up the aperture on this lens all of the way, you get a little bit of a different effect. At NAB 2019, the PVC team stopped by […]

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DaVinci Resolve 16 adds LUFS audio loudness standards + linear features.

DaVinci Resolve 16 adds LUFS audio loudness standards + linear features. 1

At NAB 2019, Blackmagic announced many new features to its DaVinci Resolve 16 editing/grading, including LUFS audio loudness standards and also linear video type features. I have published several past articles about the multiple LUFS audio loudness standards and its incorporation in audio software from Adobe, Auphonic, Hindenburg and Izotope. I am very glad to […]

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SmallHD: Cine 7 and other new monitors

SmallHD Cine 7 and other exciting new monitors

SmallHD continues to introduce new monitors, and the newest, showcased at NAB 2019, is the  Cine 7 monitor,  designed to support  ARRI, RED and Sony cameras. It’s not the only new solution from SmallHD, so this video takes viewers through some of the newest monitors introduced by the company recently, all on display at NAB […]

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Optimizing the Sony PXW-FS7 with a new ENG-style build-up kit

Optimizing the Sony PXW-FS7 with a new ENG-style build-up kit 16

Sony shows at NAB 2019 its solution to further optimize the popular PXW-FS7 and PXW-FS7M2 XDCAM camcorders for news gathering, through the use of a new ENG-style build-up kit and a new B4 lens to E-mount adapter. The new build-up kit, CBK-FS7BK,  debuting at NAB 2019, enables extended shoulder mount usage, making the camcorders ideal […]

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Blackmagic Design ATEM Constellation 8k and Hyperdeck 8k

Blackmagic Design ATEM Constellation 8k and Hyperdeck 8k

With 8K becoming extremely popular, Blackmagic Design shows at NAB 2019 its new ATEM Constellation 8K, an Ultra HD live production switcher with so many features, you can combine them all to make an incredibly powerful 8K switcher! Users get, says the company, “4 M/Es, 40 x 12G‑SDI inputs, 24 x 12G‑SDI aux outputs, 4 DVEs, 16 Keyers, 4 media players, […]

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Tokina Vista One lenses, a limited edition

Tokina Vista One lenses, a limited edition 18

Tokina debuted at NAB 2019 its very special limited run set of lenses of the Cinema Vista One collection. The full frame Vista One lenses in this series depart from what is usual, offering a new single coated front element, which behaves differently according to where the light comes from. More diffuson and bloom in […]

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Tokina 50-135mm T2.9 mk II Cine Zoom: lighter, more compact and cheaper

Tokina 50-135mm T2.9 mk II Cine Zoom: lighter, more compact and cheaper 20

With a much smaller footprint than the old 50-135mm lens, the new Tokina 50-135mm T2.9 mk II Cine Zoom Lens features rebuilt mechanics, a smaller diameter, 95mm against 114mm on the 50-135 T3 that, says Tokina, was “ a very popular lens for news and various applications and run-and-gun”. The new reference is everything […]

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