The gear to find gear. Here's what our editors took on the plane to Las Vegas. Videomaker readers (that's you) will find the CES 2014 products that pertain to video right here. All thanks to our team covering the show.
Beginners and pros alike might benefit from the wide variety of services allowing remote collaboration, remote storage, and file management services on the Web today. Let’s take an overview of the types of cloud services people can utilize for all stages of video production and editing. There’s something for everyone at all price points.
It’s all about apps these days. Whether you want to log a jog or manage a meeting, you can count on an app to help you do it better, faster and easier than ever before. Video and media production are no different. There is a growing number of terrific tools for media makers that you can consider using to improve your processes. In this installment, we’ll sneak a peek at Lapse It, MONTAJ, MovieSlate and Pinnacle Studio for iPad.
No Crystal Ball Necessary: What will video production look like in the year 2020? Seeing what’s to come tomorrow requires nothing more than watching today’s movies. Featured technology presents instant streaming video information at the wave of a hand and touch of a finger. It’s a future where our eyes will control camera focus and video uploads will be so 2013. We no longer have to look decades ahead to see what’s coming in video technology. The future is now.
Solutions to storage, streaming and getting your video in the air via camera-mounted radio controlled quad-copters, were on display at last week's DV Expo. The Digital video Expo just wrapped another year of showcasing innovative products to look for in the coming year.
Production house Bot & Dolly create a hypnotic video through robotic automation and projection mapping. Prepare to be mesmerized when reality and virtuality mesh with live action, robots and projection mapping video techniques.
FDR-AX1 is the Sony Handycam that will allow producers of video to really play with 4k. With a very familiar body, the FDR-AX1 should fit right in with cameras that you've used before. When we see the camera, we're left with a "wow" because cutting edge technology is made tangible, and by getting the price below $5,000 with video output via HDMI, 4k video gets as close as ever.
The anatomy of video contains a wide variety of parts—some remain hidden, right before the viewers’ eyes. Pixels, like cells of the body, work together, combining to make the overall image. Chroma subsampling is the DNA of color information in the pixels of a video image. It’s a small part of each individual frame, but one that plays a major role in the construction of the overall clip of footage.