2019 NAB

NAB 2019: Autonomous Cars and Amazing Experiences

NAB 2019: Autonomous Cars and Amazing Experiences

On NAB’s opening Monday I attended a panel discussion on “Autonomous Cars and Amazing Experiences: Safety, Content and Connectivity”. The title was only slightly overambitious; it was in fact…

NAB 2019: Michael Bergeron on the Move to IP

NAB 2019: Michael Bergeron on the Move to IP

At NAB I talked with Michael Bergeron, Product Manager of Studio Camera Systems at Panasonic, about the move to video over IP, including SMPTE ST 2110, Newtek’s NDI, and…

Random thoughts on NAB 2019, my saddest NAB ever

Random thoughts on NAB 2019, my saddest NAB ever

Was NAB 2019 boring? Maybe. Admittedly I did spend a lot of time upstairs in the South Hall teaching classes for Post|Production World. But after walking the show floor…

NAB 2019: AJA Video Systems Unveils Desktop Software v15.2

NAB 2019: AJA Video Systems Unveils Desktop Software v15.2

At NAB 2019, AJA Video Systems announced Desktop Software v15.2, a free update packed with solid new features and performance enhancements for AJA KONA, Io and T-TAP products…

NAB 2019: AJA HDR Image Analyzer Developed with Colorfront V1.1

NAB 2019: AJA HDR Image Analyzer Developed with Colorfront V1.1

At NAB 2019 AJA showed me their HDR Image Analyzer. Now, this tech is a little bit over my camera operator’s head. So I am sharing what AJA…

NAB 2019: Chrosziel Lens Motor for Fujinon 18-55 and 50-135mm

NAB 2019: Chrosziel Lens Motor for Fujinon 18-55 and 50-135mm

I absolutely suck at a manual zoom moves on any lens/camera combination. When I shoot with cinema style lenses I need an option for a slow push in or…

NAB 2019: AJA Ki Pro GO Multi-Channel H.264 Recorder/Player

NAB 2019: AJA Ki Pro GO Multi-Channel H.264 Recorder/Player

At NAB 2019 we stopped by the AJA Booth to talk about their newly announced Ki Pro GO. The Ki Pro GO is a portable multi-channel H.264 recorder…

NAB 2019: P+S Technik TECHNOVISION CLASSIC 1.5X Lenses

NAB 2019: P+S Technik TECHNOVISION CLASSIC 1.5X Lenses

Sometimes, actually, quite often cinematography is about delivering an image with character and art. Lenses can help one achieve a unique look in-camera. P+S Technik has a series…

NAB 2019: Zacuto Shows Off Versatile Kameleon EVF

NAB 2019: Zacuto Shows Off Versatile Kameleon EVF

During NAB 2019 PVC talked to Zacuto about their latest Electronic Viewfinder, the Kameleon and how it fits within their realm of EVFs.  One of the features we learned, at…

New ftrack Review collaborative platform subscription costs 50% less

New ftrack Review collaborative platform subscription costs 50% less

The creators of ftrack Studio have a new standalone product, ftrack Review. Until May you are able to purchase the new ftrack Review at 50% off with an annual subscription…

NAB 2019: Nikon Talks New Mirrorless Cameras Z7 and Z6

NAB 2019: Nikon Talks New Mirrorless Cameras Z7 and Z6

At NAB 2019 PVC and Nikon talk about their two new mirrorless cameras the Z7 and Z6. There are a ton of features in both cameras filmmakers can love. 8K…

NAB 2019: Chatting with Adobe about their new releases

NAB 2019: Chatting with Adobe about their new releases

While Adobe took the days leading up to NAB 2019 to release updates to their video products I still sat down with Victoria Nece, Adobe’s Product Manager for motion…

NAB 2019: Nikon’s FTZ Mount Adapter Keeps Classic Lenses On Your Z7

NAB 2019: Nikon’s FTZ Mount Adapter Keeps Classic Lenses On Your Z7

F-mount To Z-mount that is what FTZ means. More importantly, FTZ means opening up more than 90 currently available Nikkor F-Mount lenses to the Z-mount Z6…

NAB 2019: Nikkor Z 58mm f/0.95, The fastest lens in Nikon’s History

NAB 2019: Nikkor Z 58mm f/0.95, The fastest lens in Nikon’s History

One could touch it. You could even look through the camera to see how the lens performed. But, at NAB 2019, you could not take a picture with the camera…

Steadicam Steadimate-S camera stabilizer receives NAB Show Award

Steadicam Steadimate-S camera stabilizer receives NAB Show Award

Debuting at NAB 2019, the new Steadicam Steadimate-S ends the show receiving the 2019 NAB Show Product of the Year Award in the “Camera Support” category. Introduced during the…