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Master of None and Love: shooting with the VariCam 35

Master of None and Love: shooting with the VariCam 35

Mark Schwartzbard is a fan of Panasonic cameras and for Master of None and Love the DP used Panasonic VariCam 35 cinema cameras, adapted for the different styles needed by…

VariCam Shorts Festival, Oct 20 in L.A.

VariCam Shorts Festival, Oct 20 in L.A.

Panasonic is holding a free screening of shorts shot on the VariCam 35 and VariCam LT 4K digital cinema cameras in Hollywood on Thursday, October 20 2016, from 6:00…

Developing An Awareness of Color

Developing An Awareness of Color

Color awareness came slowly to me, but now I can’t escape it. Read on, and follow me down the rabbit hole. This article started out as an analysis…

Fujifilm’s free color space converter

Fujifilm’s free color space converter

Fujifilm makes high-end LUT boxes allowing both color space conversion and look creation. The flagship IS-100, a.k.a. CCBOXX, is a full-freight, ACES-compatible color management…

NYC, 18 May: HDR in camera & post @ Deluxe

NYC, 18 May: HDR in camera & post @ Deluxe

[Update: registration info] Sometimes it’s worth the hassle to live in New York.  Next Wednesday, May 18th, Panasonic and Deluxe host a 3-hour event showing off the…

Panasonic Shows Off Varicam LT To PVC: NAB 2016

Panasonic Shows Off Varicam LT To PVC: NAB 2016

Panasonic first announced the VariCam LT in February 2016. NAB 2016 was likely the first place many shooters had the opportunity to get their hands on the camera and test…

Panasonic Varicam LT – First Look

Panasonic Varicam LT – First Look

In a single candle lit studio I could barely see Panasonic’s New Varicam LT, but what I could see I liked immediately…

Varicam menu simulator now available

Varicam menu simulator now available

Panasonic has published an online simulator the VariCam’s menu system, so you can get up to speed on the camera’s interface and setup options before a…

LUTCalc: Trials, errors, and a full-range LC709A LUT

LUTCalc: Trials, errors, and a full-range LC709A LUT

After much experimentation, and a bit of failed hacking, I’ve come up with a good full-range Cine-EI LUT for Sony FS7/F5/F55. Read on, and…

TLCI and Camera Color: What a Difference a Prism Block Makes

TLCI and Camera Color: What a Difference a Prism Block Makes

TLCI’s developer says prism cameras and single sensor cameras respond to color in the same way. Thanks to Panasonic, I can show that’s not the case…