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Sony to revive 3/4” U-Matic tape format at NAB 2018?

Sony to revive 3/4” U-Matic tape format at NAB 2018?

The music industry began reviving vinyl records in 2007. More recently, Kodak revived analog Super 8mm film production. Even Polaroid-branded instant film cameras have returned. As a video producer…

R.I.P., VHS VCRs

R.I.P., VHS VCRs

Japan’s last manufacturer of VHS VCRs, Funai Electric Company, will end production of the recorders this month, as reported by Anime News Network. Funai sold 750,000 VHS…

The essential gear you may not be using on set

The essential gear you may not be using on set

Generations of filmmakers have refined the tools we use to make movies. But if you haven’t been on a few pro sets you may be missing out on using…