Jackson Wong - May 08th, 2015
The D|Focus Systems DSLR Cine Bundle is direct evidence that form follows function. The Cine Bundle adds hardware to your DSLR that enables more versatile and creative shooting.
Russ Fairley - May 07th, 2015
Projects come and go, but dreaming up the next great video for a good client can mean the difference between caviar and canned beans. While most clients will come to the table with an idea for their first video or (hopefully) two, it's the job of the independent producer to educate clients on what kinds of videos are possible, which can add value to the client's value proposition, and why having more videos is ultimately better.
Russ Fairley - May 06th, 2015
Las Vegas aerial data services company, ArrowData, today announced it has received approval from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to operate drones for digital news gathering. ArrowData, for those unfamiliar, is a new company specializing in HD video, data collection, transmission, analytics and distribution.
MarshalRosenthal - May 05th, 2015
Virtual Reality earns its concert chops with the appearance of Sir Paul McCartney from last year’s concert at San Francisco’s Candlestick Park. Although some 70,000 fans were able to watch the legendary musician live from the stands, a free iOS app created by Jaunt is now bringing a new visual experience — letting those with iPhones and iPads view through an iOS app the former Beatle’s performance of “Live and Let Die” in a 360-degree virtual environment.
MarshalRosenthal - May 04th, 2015Digital cinema may have replaced analogue film presentations, but movie theater owners still depend on receiving a hard drive that has the content to be viewed on it, which must then be connected to a digital projector in order for the movie to be seen on a screen.
Russ Fairley - May 01st, 2015
With so many online options available to mold us into video professionals, face-to-face interaction and community development may seem like foreign concepts.
Russ Fairley - April 30th, 2015
For NAB 2015 DJI announced the Ronin M, a new, lightweight addition to their gimbal lineup. We've just gotten word on official pricing on the capable 3-axis stabilizer. Shipping in the next couple of weeks at just...
MarshalRosenthal - April 29th, 2015
April 14, 2015 saw a SpaceX 6 rocket take off for the International Space Station (ISS) with a projection screen as part of the payload. Because a 60” flat panel would cost thousands to transport when compared to that of a rolled up screen, Screen Innovations was asked to do this by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA): develop a flexible 60” screen with an exacting set of specifications.
MarshalRosenthal - April 27th, 2015
ARRI’s new ALEXA SXT (Super Xtended Technology) cameras feature two 4K in-camera recording capabilities: UHD ProRes (3840 x 2160) for UHD TV imaging and Cine ProRes (4096 x 2637) for supporting the digital cinema specification
Russ Fairley - April 27th, 2015
Word on the street is that software powerhouse Adobe is prepping a bid in the neighborhood of £200m (around $302 million USD) for British visual-effects software developer The Foundry. That's right. After Effects and Nuke under one roof.