Known for their quality support systems, German company Sachtler brings their trademark ingenuity to bear on yet another area of video production concern, the need for light and focus control, with their Follow Focus, Base Plate and Matte Box Accessories Set.
Purveyors of fast and friendly 3D software, Zaxwerks, just released their latest 3D creation, 3D Invigorator PRO 8. The latest Invigorator takes their proven After Effects plug-in through to the next level, with the biggest upgrade in it’s history.
The White House today announced a pledge of $263 million in new federal funding to add police body cameras and additional training. Of the total amount, $75 million is specifically for the addition of 50,000 body cameras for law enforcement officers across the US.
Is the extra speed and reliability of a Solid State boot drive enough to edit video? Are external drives for backups still needed? While these questions seem fairly simple, a closer look at workflows show that the answers aren’t the same for every editor and every project.
Sometimes the movie in your mind isn't the one that ends up on tape. When this happens, how do you know if it's because you don't have the right equipment or if it's because you don't have the right skill set?
If you or an assistant have ever wasted precious time on a set fumbling around with proper mic placement on a subject, you weren’t using the DPA d:screet Necklace Microphone. The necklace mic is designed to provide an easy solution for quick, repeatable, placement and removal by non-professionals.
Digital tape storage is a viable and cost-effective alternative to hard drives for the long-term storage of video productions and other digital content when hundreds of terabytes are concerned. The technology is stable, long-standing and doesn't require any significant learning curve to understand or use.
Sony's a7S Full Frame Mirrorless Camera is a perfect example of why you should never judge by size alone. This little powerhouse is packed with many pro-level features and a few that even the big boys can't match. If you ever wanted to see in the dark, have dynamic range to burn, play with 4K and still have money left in the bank, then the a7S may be for you.