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Sennheiser Memory Mic: the “wireless” mic/body recorder review

Sennheiser Memory Mic: the “wireless” mic/body recorder review

The Sennheiser Memory Mic is a “wireless” mic/body recorder that auto-synchronizes audio that it records with the companion app that can shoot video. In fact, the device hardware…

RØDECaster Pro audio console-first look

RØDECaster Pro audio console-first look

The Australian microphone manufacturer RØDE has just announced its new RØDECaster Pro audio integrated console for live or live-to-drive production, be it for radio or television…

Review: MixPre-3 audio recorder/mixer from Sound Devices

Review: MixPre-3 audio recorder/mixer from Sound Devices

As soon as Sound Devices announced the new MixPre-3 audio recorder/mixer, I requested it for review. Ahead I’ll tell you everything that I discovered to be so…

Blackmagic Video Assist 4K Gets Major Firmware Update

Blackmagic Video Assist 4K Gets Major Firmware Update

The Blackmagic Video Assist 2.5 firmware update was first announced at NAB 2017 has been released into the wild and ready for you to download. Is this one of…

AJA’s Ki Pro Ultra Plus now available

AJA’s Ki Pro Ultra Plus now available

Unveiled at NAB 2017, the Ki Pro Ultra Plus, which captures pristine 4K/UltraHD and HD video to standard production codecs, is now available for purchase, with a recommended price…

Blackmagic adds scopes and multilingual support to Video Assist

Blackmagic adds scopes and multilingual support to Video Assist

If you don’t recall, back in 2015, Blackmagic announced its Video Assist, a monitor/recorder. At NAB 2017, Blackmagic announced its firmware updates for its Video Assist to add…

Top 10 Pro Features of Final Cut Pro X 10.3 with Patrick Southern

Top 10 Pro Features of Final Cut Pro X 10.3 with Patrick Southern

In October, Apple released the “biggest update to Final Cut Pro X” since its inception 5 years ago. The 10.3 update features a complete redesign of the interface, support…

Blackmagic 4K Video Assist Review

Blackmagic 4K Video Assist Review

I’ll make this quick. The Blackmagic 4K Video Assist is damn useful for URSA Mini shooters if only for one feature and one feature only, False Color. Yes…

Blackmagic’s 4K Video Assist Update Available For Download

Blackmagic’s 4K Video Assist Update Available For Download

*** Update *** The new 2.2 firmware for the Blackmagic 4K Video Assist is available for download. You can download the software here. We now have these features added to the…

PIX-E firmware update 3.02

PIX-E firmware update 3.02

Video Devices today released firmware version 3.02 for the PIX-E5H, PIX-E5, and PIX-E7 monitor / recorders. The headline feature is a restoration of HDMI timecode and record…

Titan: live-switch a “3-camera show” from one 4K feed

Titan: live-switch a “3-camera show” from one 4K feed

Convergent Design has found yet another way to enhance the Odyssey and Apollo monitor/recorders. The Titan HD Extract option, available in October if all goes according to plan, lets…

Titan: transform one 4K in three HD

Titan: transform one 4K in three HD

Many cameras can shoot in 4K today, but most clients still want HD.  How can a 4K camera become an enhanced HD device?  The answer is one, says Convergent Design…

Blackmagic’s Video Assist Gets Much Needed Update

Blackmagic’s Video Assist Gets Much Needed Update

Blackmagic adds focus peaking among the new features in their Video Assist…