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NAB: The Most Amazing Demo

If you have HBO, you should be watching the amazing miniseries “John Adams.” It’s wonderful to see important American history re-created in such a dynamic…

NAB: Some Things You Just Have To Wait For

Last year at NAB there were two products that I felt could really change the biz – but sadly, neither actually came out last year. Apparently, that’s changed…

Two New Location Audio Recorders

Two New Location Audio Recorders

Learning about Zaxcom digital recorders on the…David Letterman Show?!? I didn’t make it to NAB this year, but since it looks like my PVC colleagues didn…

About Our NAB Coverage

Nearly every writer for PVC was at NAB this year. That means that we had great coverage of the event, but the good stuff is coming still. In the magazine…

Things to know about NAB

First thing to know about NAB: Las Vegas is probably one of the last cities in the world where you can routinely expect to pay exorbitant money for Internet service…

Red One News – Builds, Lenses, Accessories

…so besides Scarlet, Epic, and Red Ray, there was (Oh Yeah!) news for Red One too. They have some new lenses, accessories, and firmware builds coming for the Red…

Red Ray – 2+ Hour 4K playback for under $1000…from a burnable DVD

Red Ray – 2+ Hour 4K playback for under $1000…from a burnable DVD

On the show floor, I’ll try to clean this up later, but here’s the scoopage: EXECUTIVE SUMMARY:Playback device, 4K in, 4K, 2K, 1080p, 720p, or…

Red Scarlet – 3K for $3K…at up to 120fps

Red Scarlet – 3K for $3K…at up to 120fps

Again, I’m on the show floor and working fast, so here’s the scoop on Red’s new professional camera that is high end consumer priced…

Red’s new Epic camera – 5K RAW, 100fps, $40K

Red’s new Epic camera – 5K RAW, 100fps, $40K

OK, I’m on the show floor and furiously typing this up, so this is quick, rough, but info-laden – EXECUTIVE SUMMARY: $40K, 5K, 1-100 fps, Super35mm…

RED Ray Introduced

RED Ray Introduced

A full on “hat trick” for Red this morning with 3 major announcements. Welcom to the RED Ray. • Optical disk drive• Play back 4K video from…

Red Announces Scarlett At NAB

Red Announces Scarlett At NAB

RED just announced Scarlet , its promised “pocket professional” camera at NAB. With all of the hype around RED One, this one should take off on its own right…

More New Panasonic Cameras – HMC 150

More New Panasonic Cameras – HMC 150

Panasonic also used the press conference to introduce us to the AG-HMC150 handheld. This unit records to familiar SD and SDHC cards up to 32GB. In HE mode, that…

NAB Exhibits Start Tomorrow

NAB Exhibits Start Tomorrow

Between meetings, booth appointments with vendors, and the crowds, I expect to update NAB news as available. The conferences for Sony and Panasonic were interesting, but not very exciting. I…

Panasonic Intros 2 New P2HD Varicams: 2700 & 3700

Panasonic Intros 2 New P2HD Varicams: 2700 & 3700

Varicam 3700• 1920×1080 recording• 2/3″ 2.2 megapixel 3-CCD imagers• Expected Fall 2008 targeting Feature Films, Episodic TV and more Varicam 2700…

Sony Announces the EX3

Sony Announces the EX3

Sony announces a new sister to the EX1, the new EX3 with interchangeable lenses. You know you’re in a room with tech guys when Miss Universe 2008 walks…