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NAB 2018: ARRI Shows Off Largest and Brightest SkyPanel with the S360

NAB 2018: ARRI Shows Off Largest and Brightest SkyPanel with the S360

This is one big light source was my first thought. At NAB 2018 the ARRI SkyPanel quite literally lite the show floor. The ARRI SkyPanel has always been known for…

NAB 2018: ARRI Signature Prime Lenses for ARRI ALEXA LF

NAB 2018: ARRI Signature Prime Lenses for ARRI ALEXA LF

ARRI Signature Primes were designed in conjunction with the ARRI ALEXA LF large format digital cinema camera and are meant to compliment with large format camera system. The brilliant Signature…

PNW Lens Summit, May 5th, Portland OR USA

PNW Lens Summit, May 5th, Portland OR USA

Quick note: if you’re coming to Portland OR for the PNW Lens Summit, you can get 20% off lodging at The Mark Spencer Hotel (no, not that Mark…

The film look: what is it, and why are there two of them?

The film look: what is it, and why are there two of them?

The film look is an elusive thing. Everyone has their favorite flavor, but there are two basic, yet opposite, techniques in vogue right now—and I think I’ve…

Alexa 65 shows that large format TV makes a difference in “Altered Carbon”

Alexa 65 shows that large format TV makes a difference in “Altered Carbon”

I’m eight episodes in to Netflix’s Altered Carbon, and I’ve officially become a believer in large format TV cinematography. Here’s why. It…

Split SDI ports, or: how to hack an Arri Mini

Split SDI ports, or: how to hack an Arri Mini

“My assistant says it’s impossible,” said the Steadicam operator over coffee at Arri headquarters in Burbank. “The DIT wants a LogC output, but I need…

Teradek RT: wireless lens control for filmmakers

Teradek RT: wireless lens control for filmmakers

Manufactured in the USA and sold by Teradek, the new product line, known as Teradek RT,  is compatible with any industry standard camera. RT Motion was founded in the UK…

Meet Me at Arri Burbank on January 19th

Meet Me at Arri Burbank on January 19th

If you’ve got some time to spare on January 19th, and you’re near Burbank, stop by and see me at the Arri Burbank Training Space. My…

RED Weapon: the last profile for the year

RED Weapon: the last profile for the year

A camera profile for the RED Weapon with a Helium 8K sensor is FilmConvert’s last offer for 2017, while promising some special high-profile releases for 2018. FilmConvert had…

ARRI celebrates 100 years

ARRI celebrates 100 years

A special event celebrated the centenary of ARRI, before the company packed to showcase products at IBC 2017. A book, The Filmmaker´s View, has also been published for the…