NAB Show 2015

Run & Gun Shooting with a Blackmagic URSA

Run & Gun Shooting with a Blackmagic URSA

It’s no understatement, the Blackmagic URSA is a “husky” camera. Some could even say it needs to go on a diet, but should all those extra…

NAB 2015 Wrap-up. Winners, Losers, Drones and Escalators

NAB 2015 Wrap-up. Winners, Losers, Drones and Escalators

With another NAB in the books it’s time to take a look back on what we saw, where we were and what we might remember from the show. Overall…

PVC at NAB 2015: Talking Cinema 4D with Paul Babb

PVC at NAB 2015: Talking Cinema 4D with Paul Babb

I admit that I’m a motion graphics hack more than a motion graphics expert. I had a chat with Paul Babb, President and CEO of Maxon about Cinema…

The Swag of South Hall – NAB 2015

The Swag of South Hall – NAB 2015

Most of my NAB 2015 was spent in the north hall teaching at Post|Production World but on the last day I wandered around the South Lower hall of the…

PVC at NAB 2015: Pond5

PVC at NAB 2015: Pond5

I stopped by the Pond5 booth to chat with them about several new things at NAB 2015. Their recently launched public domain initiative is truly amazing so I wanted to…

PVC at NAB 2015: DaVinci Resolve 12

PVC at NAB 2015: DaVinci Resolve 12

It just wouldn’t be NAB these days without a DaVinci Resolve update from Blackmagic Design and this new release takes Resolve to version 12. Yes there’s…

NAB 2015 – Working the Rampant Design Tools Booth

NAB 2015 – Working the Rampant Design Tools Booth

The goal of my NAB 2015 Demo for Rampant Design Tools was simple.  Destroy the stigma of the “Stock Element&#8221…

PVC at NAB 2015: THAT Studio

PVC at NAB 2015: THAT Studio

I couldn’t leave NAB without dropping by the booth of our friends at THAT Studio. In addition to producting the awesome That Studio Show podcast (that PVC has…

PVC at NAB 2015: Pluralsight

PVC at NAB 2015: Pluralsight

Back in the South Hall I happened upon a booth for a training company I had never heard of called Pluralsight. They had a great booth with good swag, an…

NAB 2015: Litepanels Caliber System

NAB 2015: Litepanels Caliber System

The best light kit is the one that makes it off the truck.  In this case, Litepanels Caliber system makes for an easy choice to be your go-to…

NAB 2015: Zacuto Shows Off A New EVF

NAB 2015: Zacuto Shows Off A New EVF

Zacuto talks to PVC about updates to their Gratical EVF system, Next Generation Recoil Camera Rigs for C100 and C300 Mark IIs, and they show off their latest EVF, which…

PVC at NAB 2015: Frame.io and Screenlight

PVC at NAB 2015: Frame.io and Screenlight

Review and approval services are all over the place these days and can meet any size and budget. PVC talked with Wipster and I wanted to chat with both Frame…

PVC at NAB 2015: Cinedeck and insert editing into a closed file

PVC at NAB 2015: Cinedeck and insert editing into a closed file

Cinedeck is a name that has been around the film and video business for many years. They were the original creator of the out-board ProRes monitor and recorders. I…

PVC at NAB 2015: Talking monitors with EIZO and Flanders Scientific

PVC at NAB 2015: Talking monitors with EIZO and Flanders Scientific

On the last day of NAB 2015 I grabbed a cameraman and wandered around the south hall and grabbed a few interviews in the booths of some products and services…

Ready Rig: A Hands-On Demo at NAB 2015

Ready Rig: A Hands-On Demo at NAB 2015

Do your arms become worn out from shooting with the DJI Ronin too long? Do you want the ability to shoot on a Movi or Ronin all day without wreaking…