Daily Archives: June 3, 2019

Cine Gear: The Arri Alexa Mini LF and the Arri “Look”

Cine Gear: The Arri Alexa Mini LF and the Arri “Look”

The Arri booth seemed to always be full during Cine Gear 2019. Could it have been because many wanted to look through  ARRI’S ALEXA Mini LF viewfinder to see…

Cine Gear: Fujinon Premista 28-100mm and 80-250mm Zoom Lenses

Cine Gear: Fujinon Premista 28-100mm and 80-250mm Zoom Lenses

At Cine Gear 2019 PVC not only got to see the Fujinon Premista 28-100mm Large Format Cinema Zoom in action but we also got to watch the first every…

Cine Gear: Panavision’s LCND. 1 Filter. 6 Stops of ND

Cine Gear: Panavision’s LCND. 1 Filter. 6 Stops of ND

During Cine Gear 2019 PVC took the time to visit with Panavision to learn more about their new LCND (Liquid Crystal ND). We wanted to know how Panavision was able…

Apple unveils modular Mac Pro + optional matte or glossy display

Apple unveils modular Mac Pro + optional matte or glossy display

Today at Apple’s WWDC (Worldwide Developer Conference), the Cupertino company unveiled the new modular Mac Pro desktop workstation for 2019, plus its companion XDR (Extreme Dynamic Range) display with…

Classic Course: Compound Blur

Classic Course: Compound Blur

An important concept in After Effects is the idea of a “blur map”: a layer that tells you how to blur another layer. This is often used in compositing…

ART OF THE CUT with the editors of “Yellowstone”

ART OF THE CUT with the editors of “Yellowstone”

The TV show Yellowstone, on the Paramount Network, is directed by Taylor Sheridan. Sheridan also wrote and directed the chilling crime drama, Wind River. His editor on that project was…

Pursuit Aviation: new way of shooting aerial scenes from inside helicopters

Pursuit Aviation: new way of shooting aerial scenes from inside helicopters

Pursuit Aviation and XM2 announce a first-of-its-kind setup inside a helicopter that delivers an entirely new way of shooting aerial scenes, so DPs or camera operators take…

AI in broadcasting: optimizing production and distribution of content

AI in broadcasting: optimizing production and distribution of content

The use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) for broadcasting applications has moved past in-lab research demonstrations and theoretical constructs, and solutions are being used in real-world broadcasts. The use…

Simulating Lava

Simulating Lava

Simulating Lava Build a lava particle simulation with X-Particles…