• New ARRI presets let you achieve looks fast Friday 28 Apr 2017 New ARRI presets let you achieve looks fast
    There is pressure to create content on increasingly lower budgets, but the expectation remains for something that at least seems like or resembles a high-quality end-product — two things that are generally at odds with one another. However, ARRI has come to the rescue with two announcements of preset technology at NAB 2017 to achieve fast looks. Read more...

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  • AMD's "latest and greatest graphics card" [video] Friday 28 Apr 2017 AMD's "latest and greatest graphics card" [video]
    Dave Shapton talked to Evan Groenke, Product Manager Desktop Discrete Graphics, on the NAB 2017 showfloor about just how powerful the company's new Radeon Pro Duo graphics card is.
  • Signiant talks storage independence [video] Friday 28 Apr 2017 Signiant talks storage independence [video]
    Margaret Craig, CEO of Signiant, talks Media Shuttle and more with RedShark Editor-in-Chief, Dave Shapton.
  • NAB 2017: Videowalls and monitors to the fore Friday 28 Apr 2017 NAB 2017: Videowalls and monitors to the fore
    As is traditional, Phil Rhodes wraps up this year’s NAB coverage with a quick look at the stories less covered and the things that it’d usually be necessary to have a good wander around the exhibits to notice.
  • There’s compact and then there’s Zeiss CP.3 compact Friday 28 Apr 2017 There’s compact and then there’s Zeiss CP.3 compact
    CP3- oh! The new Zeiss CP.3 lenses are slightly more expensive than the preceding CP.2 glass, but they are also a major upgrade because the lens mechanics and physical consistency are such an improvement. In other words, Zeiss looks to have a winner on its hands.
  • AJA FS-HDR frame synchroniser promises breakthrough HDR conversion Friday 28 Apr 2017 AJA FS-HDR frame synchroniser promises breakthrough HDR conversion
    The technology preview of the new AJA FS-HDR frame synchroniser promises to solve a lot of problems in the ever-widening colour space and provide HDR and Wide Color Gamut (WCG) processing and conversion for realtime 4K/UltraHD and 2K/HD workflows.

Editor's Pick

  • New firmware for Sony cameras Tuesday 25 Apr 2017 New firmware for Sony cameras
    Sony latest firmware updates for the PMW-F55 and F5 unleash the ability to produce high 4K frame rates, while another for the FS5 is a possible game-changer for the sub-$6000 unit.

Post & VFX

  • AMD's "latest and greatest graphics card" [video] Friday 28 Apr 2017 AMD's "latest and greatest graphics card" [video]
    Dave Shapton talked to Evan Groenke, Product Manager Desktop Discrete Graphics, on the NAB 2017 showfloor about just how powerful the company's new Radeon Pro Duo graphics card is.

Business

  • Who decides how good film gear is allowed to be? Sunday 9 Apr 2017 Who decides how good film gear is allowed to be?
    As we head towards another NAB, it's worth remembering that it is a witches' brew of standards-makers, manufacturers and, yes, end-users that shape the development of our future kit.

Production

  • New ARRI presets let you achieve looks fast Friday 28 Apr 2017 New ARRI presets let you achieve looks fast
    There is pressure to create content on increasingly lower budgets, but the expectation remains for something that at least seems like or resembles a high-quality end-product — two things that are generally at odds with one another. However, ARRI has come to the rescue with two announcements of preset technology at NAB 2017 to achieve fast looks.

Technology & Computing

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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