DJI today announced the release of the Osmo, a 4K camera mounted onto a handheld 3-axis stabilized gimbal and capable of producing super-steady, cinematic-quality video. With easy-to-use functionality and a 12 megapixel still camera, the Osmo also significantly simplifies the production of time-lapses, hyperlapses and automated panoramas.
Last week, Panasonic announced on their blog that the first shipments of Panasonic DVX200's left the factory in Okayama at the end of last month. Priced at $4,195, it breaks the sub-$5000 price barrier while providing a host of professional features.
Pinnacle, a part of the Corel Family, has announced updates to their video editing software, Pinnacle Studio, to provide the consumer with professional movie-making results. The Pinnacle Studio 19 family consists of three versions: Pinnacle Studio 19 Ultimate, Pinnacle Studio 19 Plus and Pinnacle Studio 19.
Sony has announced a new line of professional portable hard disc arrays with the PSZ-RA4T and the PSZ-RA6T. Designed to move around 4K UHD video content, both models feature a built-in carrying handle to add to the portability factor, making them useful for video productions taking place in the field or on location as well as for situations where use of such drives provide greater stability and safety amidst harsh working conditions.
Atomos have announced their latest professional recording solution – the Ninja Assassin. The Ninja Assassin offers 4k/HD recording, 7” 1920x1080 monitoring, advanced playback and editing in a compact, lightweight and affordable add on to DSLR, mirrorless and video cameras.
Video resolution has come a long way since the days of video camcorders, but the drive for higher resolutions has woken everyone up to the fact that when it comes to networking files and uploading them to the Internet, "bigger" isn't necessarily better.
The search for greater resolution in an affordable monitor has culminated with BenQ’s new 27-inch “design monitor,” the BL2711U 4K UHD display. It is aimed at professionals, as well as those enthusiasts looking to bring a 3840 x 2160 resolution to video, CAD/CAM, animation, and graphic image manipulation.