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XIMEA xiB-64: a 16Mpix camera to capture action at more than 300 fps

XIMEA xiB-64: a 16Mpix camera to capture action at more than 300 fps

Able to reach more than 2500 fps in FullHD and over 300 fps at 4K, the new XIMEA line of industrial cameras may be all a cinematographer wants when there…

Cine Gear 2018 ATL: New City, New Lenses, New Lights

Cine Gear 2018 ATL: New City, New Lenses, New Lights

Ahhhh trade shows…endless amounts floor space and people vying for your attention. More importantly, they gotta scan your badge to get you on their mailing list! Having been…

Canon EOS R: a closer look at the new full frame mirrorless

Canon EOS R: a closer look at the new full frame mirrorless

Featuring the fastest AF speed in the world, the Canon EOS R offers 4K UHD video up to 30fps and allows to record in 10-bit 4:2:2 with…

Sony HX99 and HX95: world’s smallest travel high zoom cameras

Sony HX99 and HX95: world’s smallest travel high zoom cameras

Nikon may have the longest zoom in a compact model, but Sony has the smallest travel high zoom, not in a camera but two: the DSC-HX99 and DSC-HX95…

Profoto introduces the A1 Duo Kit and a new light shaping tool, the Grid Kit

Profoto introduces the A1 Duo Kit and a new light shaping tool, the Grid Kit

What’s better than one Profoto A1? Two, obviously! That’s the reason why Profoto introduced, this month, the A1 Duo Kit. A new Grid Kit for expanded creative options…

Magic ViewFinder: a free director’s viewfinder app for Android and iOS

Magic ViewFinder: a free director’s viewfinder app for Android and iOS

Cinematographers, directors or photographers who use a camera and want to check and or simulate framing without holding the camera, should check the FREE collection of Magic ViewFinder apps. Whether…

PowerShot SX740 HS gets 4K UHD video before Canon’s mainstream DSLRs

PowerShot SX740 HS gets 4K UHD video before Canon’s mainstream DSLRs

It’s a first for the PowerShot family of cameras: 4K video. Canon may keep 4K UHD away from its mainstream DSLRs, but entry-level photographers get the much requested…

The 2018 guide to underwater cameras for video

The 2018 guide to underwater cameras for video

Olympus, Panasonic, Nikon or Fujifilm are some of the companies offering compact cameras able to withstand the most punishing environments, so you can take your video and photography passion everywhere…

Free Events in May

Free Events in May

May is a good month if you’re looking for an excuse to examine gear up close and personal, get some free training, and meet up with other industry…

NAB 2018: Things ‘n’ Stuff

NAB 2018: Things ‘n’ Stuff

Herewith I collect interesting things I haven’t written about already: mostly cameras and support kit, but there’s other stuff, too… Kinefinity Chinese camera company Kinefinity…