Nikon Backs Out of NAB 2020 Due To Coronavirus Concerns

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Announced earlier today, Nikon is the latest manufacturer to exit NAB 2020 because of COVID-19 concerns, also known as the Coronavirus. This announcement lands just a few days after AJA announced they would not be attending the National Association of Broadcaster’s annual convention in Las Vega. AJA, and American company, was the first company to […]

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Art of the Cut Podcast Eps. 37 (“Toy Story 4” Editor Axel Geddes, ACE)

Toy Story 4 editor Axel Geddes ACE

The Art of the Cut podcast brings the fantastic conversations that Steve Hullfish has with world renowned editors into your car, living room, editing suite and beyond. In each episode, Steve talks with editors ranging from emerging stars to Oscar and Emmy winners. Hear from the top editors of today about their careers, editing workflows […]

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Bright Tangerine Left Field Cage for the C500mkII // Tool Talk

Bright Tangerine Left Field Cage for the C500mkII // Tool Talk 1

In collaboration with Canon, the 2.2lb Bright Tangerine Left Field Cage is, as far as I can tell, the only “cage” available for the C500mkII. There are top-plates and rail systems, but a cage also has side-plates (which I personally look for, explained below) so getting my hands on this one was nice as I’ve […]

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Sigma fp: Summer update brings CinemaDNG 120/100fps shooting

Sigma fp: Summer update brings CinemaDNG 120/100fps shooting

The Sigma will receive an update this March, to correct bugs, but in Summer firmware update Ver.2.00 will bring CinemaDNG 120/100fps shooting, cinemagraphs and more to the small cine camera. Since its launch, the Sigma fp, the world’s smallest full-frame mirrorless camera, continues to attract the attention of users, both photographers and videographers. Sigma’s first […]

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New ND and polarizer filter kits from Tiffen for the DJI Mavic Mini drone

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Tiffen Filters, a division of The Tiffen Company, is now shipping their new line of drone filters for the DJI Mavic Mini. Tiffen has a series of filters for various DJI drones, from the Inspire family to the Mavic Pro or Mavic 2 Zoom, and now the company expands the collection with a series of […]

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Learn Scratch – Part 6 – Over and Dual View Mode and Social Media Guides

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Whether you’re a finishing editor, or a DIT working on location, you find yourself constantly comparing things.  Whether it’s the grade you just created, compared to the original shot, or you’re looking to compare two takes of the same shot, you need a quick and easy way to do that, and that’s where Dual View […]

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HELIOS: a step forward mixing real and virtual worlds in broadcast

HELIOS: a new step in mixing real and virtual worlds in broadcast

Introduced recently, HELIOS is the new camera-tracking beacon designed for all environments to enable extended and augmented reality for the broadcast, cinematic and touring industries. Unveiled at ISE 2020 in Amsterdam, the new camera-tracking beacon, HELIOS, is a part of BlackTrax’s CONVRG camera automation ecosystem launched in April 2019. Mounted directly onto a camera to […]

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