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    It’s been five years since Metabones announced the first electronic EF to E mount adapters and the company has marked that anniversary with four new releases.
  • The Sony FS7 II and why it absolutely is a big deal Friday 20 Jan 2017 The Sony FS7 II and why it absolutely is a big deal
    There have been a lot of lukewarm comments about Sony’s FS7 II recently, but Ned Soltz begs to differ. If you are mounting heavy lenses, wanting to shoot with precise DOF consistency or shooting HDR for broadcast standards, then the FS7 II is a big deal.
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    Here's a stunning music video shot with the Phantom Miro for its ultra slow motion magic.
  • The "iPhone" of the video industry? [sponsored] Thursday 19 Jan 2017 The "iPhone" of the video industry? [sponsored]
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  • How the Sundance Film Festival became so important Thursday 19 Jan 2017 How the Sundance Film Festival became so important
    This year’s Sundance Film Festival starts today with a screening of Al Gore’s ‘An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power’. As such, it remains the only film festival that is held in a ski resort…in winter.

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  • Is it finally time to move on from the Mac? Tuesday 8 Nov 2016 Is it finally time to move on from the Mac?
    Enough is enough. Simon Wyndham is a long-time Mac user, but, like more than a few others, in the wake of the new MacBook Pro announcement he is now considering changing computing and NLE platforms.  ...

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  • How the Sundance Film Festival became so important Thursday 19 Jan 2017 How the Sundance Film Festival became so important
    This year’s Sundance Film Festival starts today with a screening of Al Gore’s ‘An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power’. As such, it remains the only film festival that is held in a ski resort…in winter.

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  • Wafer-thin OLEDs and HDR were this year’s CES TV advances Monday 9 Jan 2017 Wafer-thin OLEDs and HDR were this year’s CES TV advances
    Amid all the usual hoopla about wacky gadgets — this year being AI toothbrushes, robotic cushion cleaners and walk around VR — you can rest assured that the old product category of TVs is where the largest manufacturers are putting most of their marketing and R&D. These were the CES 2017 highlights.

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