NAB 2019

VR and 360: more than 30 immersive experiences at Tribeca Film Festival

VR and 360: more than 30 immersive experiences at Tribeca Film Festival

The 18th annual Tribeca Film Festival will celebrate excellence in branded storytelling through its Tribeca X Award, this year expanding to 4 categories: best feature film, short film, episodic, and…

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: 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…

NAB 2019: K-Tek Talks Boom Poles and why a K-Tek one makes your life easy.

NAB 2019: K-Tek Talks Boom Poles and why a K-Tek one makes your life easy.

As a camera operator, I am guilty of it. I bet you are guilty of it too. Do you know what “It” I’m talking about? Thinking…

NAB 2019: Bebob shows off their V-Mount Micro Batteries

NAB 2019: Bebob shows off their V-Mount Micro Batteries

Make no bones about it, digital cinema cameras have gotten smaller. From the Red Raven to the URSA Mini Pro 4.6K G2 to many more the size of these…

NAB 2019: Blackmagic Design URSA Mini Pro 4.6K G2

NAB 2019: Blackmagic Design URSA Mini Pro 4.6K G2

Dan May from Blackmagic Design and I had a quick chat about the URSA Mini Pro 4.6K G2. While the URSA Mini Pro G2 is not necessarily new to…