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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…

ARRI introduces Full Spectrum ND external filters

ARRI introduces Full Spectrum ND external filters

Good quality Neutral Density filters are some of the most sought after products these days, and  ARRI wants to have a slice of the cake. The company is creating their…

iClone 7: unmatched in the industry

iClone 7: unmatched in the industry

It’s a tour de force that is unmatched in the industry, says Jeff Jasper, Oscar-winning team member/FX Supervisor Interstellar, referring to iClone 7, available for Windows from…

Cine Gear Expo: Cool Stuff

Cine Gear Expo: Cool Stuff

Cine Gear Expo, the two-day show on the Paramount lot in Hollywood, is the best place to see industry tools, many of which you’ll be hard-pressed…

ARRI introduces Matte Box LMB 4×5

ARRI introduces Matte Box LMB 4×5

Suited for a wide range of applications in just one product, the  Matte Box LMB 4×5 will be one of the products displayed at ARRI’s booth at…

First CFast card reader with Thunderbolt 3

First CFast card reader with Thunderbolt 3

The new SF3 Series – CFast 2.0 Pro Card Reader from Sonnet is an industry’s first: it has a Thunderbolt 3 interface, for fast transfer of data. With…

Gallery: PNW Lens Summit 2017

Gallery: PNW Lens Summit 2017

On Saturday, May 13, Koerner Camera hosted the PNW Lens Summit 2017, gathering glass from all over in one place for our viewing pleasure. Lens-test charts were pulled from…

Free firmware upgrades Canon’s 4K monitors

Free firmware upgrades Canon’s 4K monitors

The new firmware to enhance connectivity with Canon Cinema cameras and improve HDR video functions will be available in June, but is being demonstrated at NAB 2017. The new features…

Raptor lenses landed in Hollywood

Raptor lenses landed in Hollywood

Presented at IBC 2016, in Amsterdam, the Raptor prime lenses from German manufacturer IB/E Optics were introduced at Band Pro’s annual One World Open House event, and are…