The Odyssey7 from Convergent Design is a beautiful field monitor and a powerful HD video recorder. It’s a versatile tool in a small, well-designed package that’s perfect for video professionals with a 1080p workflow.
Atomos chose BVE 2015 as the launch pad for exciting news about a free firmware update packed full of new features for their 4K Shogun recorder. The update, to arrive at the end of February 2015, will feature, among other things, the implementation of Avid DNxHR 4K recording, playback, play-out and editing for the Shogun.
The grand opening of the Video and Audio Center’s Century City store (SoCal) made even more of an impact by hosting the world-wide launch for a new generation of Sony 4K Ultra HD TVs. These models, which were immediately available, feature enhanced brightness and color palettes, all at prices designed to be consumer-friendly. Sony Electronics President, Mike Fasulo, helped to further this latest Sony push for bringing 4K viewing into the home by making himself available to answer a few questions.
The M-CT5 5-inch on-camera field monitor from Marshall Electronics is a simple and inexpensive portable display for shooters on a budget. It lacks the calibration features of more expensive monitors, but it’s definitely a step up from your camera’s viewfinder or LCD screen.