Daily Archives: November 7, 2019

SMPTE Hollywood explores Deepfakes: creative promise and potential perils

SMPTE Hollywood explores Deepfakes: creative promise and potential perils

The next SMPTE Hollywood Section meeting explores “deepfakes”, and how the emerging field of synthetic humans can be used for both entertainment and nefarious purposes. Under the title “Digital Humans…

Cartoon Animator now works with popular PSD tools and Wacom tablets

Cartoon Animator now works with popular PSD tools and Wacom tablets

Cartoon Animator (CTA), has a new version, 4.1, which opens to all mainstream PSD tools, such as Adobe Photoshop, Krita, Affinity, Clip Studio, and Photopea, turning illustrations into animations…

Zeiss Supreme Prime Radiance Lenses Announced

Zeiss Supreme Prime Radiance Lenses Announced

ZEISS Supreme Prime Radiance ZEISS Supreme Prime Radiance (SPR) lenses are a new set of 7 lenses that artistically emphasize ghosting (flares) and are consistent across the entire set. They…

NewTek TriCaster Mini (2019) video mixer goes NDI-only

NewTek TriCaster Mini (2019) video mixer goes NDI-only

Imagine a video mixer (“switcher”) without any traditional camera inputs: no inboard HDMI or SDI inputs at all. That’s what the new TriCaster Mini (2019) has done, which instead…

Day 2 from Adobe MAX 2019

Day 2 from Adobe MAX 2019

As is now tradition, I live-streamed the first chunk of the morning’s Keynote on the Uber over as I needed an extra hour or so of sleep. All…

Sigma fp West Coast Launch

Sigma fp West Coast Launch

  Sigma Burbank recently hosted the West Coast launch of their new fp (lowercase) camera, the world’s smallest Full-Frame mirrorless camera aimed at the cinema industry with…