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  • Stunning supercell timelapse Friday 23 Jun 2017 Stunning supercell timelapse
    Mike Olbinski crisscrosses the USA’s tornado alley capturing footage of the extreme weather that brews there in the growing heat of spring and summer. And some of the footage is breathtaking in the extreme.
  • AJA is now shipping its Ki Pro Ultra Plus Friday 23 Jun 2017 AJA is now shipping its Ki Pro Ultra Plus
    We were impressed when AJA first announced the Ki Pro Ultra Plus back at NAB and the good news is that it’s now shipping.
  • Audio makes video better [sponsored] Friday 23 Jun 2017 Audio makes video better [sponsored]
    It’s almost a cliche that audio is a vital part of any video production But while that might be common knowledge, it doesn’t seem to stop videos appearing with terrible sound - more often than you’d expect.
  • Sound Forge Pro Mac 3: new plugins and fabulous support for filmmakers Thursday 22 Jun 2017 Sound Forge Pro Mac 3: new plugins and fabulous support for filmmakers
    RedShark Review: When Magix Audio took over Sound Forge Pro Mac from Sony, the application was in need of some serious updating. Happily, the first upgrade of the $299 sound editor by its new owners hits the mark.
  • What is the best action camera to have in your kitbag? Thursday 22 Jun 2017 What is the best action camera to have in your kitbag?
    If you ask anyone about action cameras, and the best one to buy, the vast majority of people would say one word: GoPro. But, as the saying goes, other action cam alternatives are available, and some of them are quietly compelling.

Editor's Pick

  • RedShark Awards winners for NAB 2017 Saturday 29 Apr 2017 RedShark Awards winners for NAB 2017
    Here are the winners of the RedShark awards for NAB 2017. Before we dive into the results, I’d like to thank everyone who wrote to us to nominate their products. Not everyone can win because there’s a finite number of awards, and to win one calls for something exceptional. And these winners are all exceptional.

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  • Stunning supercell timelapse Friday 23 Jun 2017 Stunning supercell timelapse
    Mike Olbinski crisscrosses the USA’s tornado alley capturing footage of the extreme weather that brews there in the growing heat of spring and summer. And some of the footage is breathtaking in the extreme.

Technology & Computing

  • When NASA calls a camera revolutionary, it really means it Saturday 24 Jun 2017 When NASA calls a camera revolutionary, it really means it
    RedShark Replay: This image is from a recent test of NASA’s QM-2 rocket motor, set to be the most powerful in the world when it debuts in 2018, and it is the first outing of the Space Agency’s equally impressive new High Dynamic Range Stereo X (HiDyRS-X) camera.

Studio & Broadcast

  • HDR: de-confusing the standards Wednesday 8 Mar 2017 HDR: de-confusing the standards
    For a new technology that looks set to be deployed without any damaging format wars, there is still plenty of confusion regarding HDR standards and what you should be looking for when thinking of purchasing a new TV set. Here’s the information you need.

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