RedShark News - Home Thu, 11 Feb 2016 21:05:54 +0000 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb The powerful new Panasonic Varicam LT: Top-end features, mid-range price Panasonic Varicam LT

Half the weight, half the price, two-thirds of the size but with most of the same functionality of its big brother, Panasonic's new Varicam LT is a very good and a very important new Cinema Production camera. Here's how and why.

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    ]]> (David Shapton) Production Thu, 11 Feb 2016 05:00:00 +0000
    101 uses for a GoPro camera Serried ranks of Grammys awaiting collection

    Once the initial 101 are out of the way, bet you never thought that number 102 would be serving in the base of a Grammy award to be given out next Monday.

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    • OB
    • Live production
    • Stealth
    • Unobtrusive
      ]]> (RedShark News Staff) Production Thu, 11 Feb 2016 00:00:00 +0000
      What Dell's cryptic press release about security really means Cloud graphic by

      We unpack a loaded press release from Dell that points to the company's future. By Leo Waldock.

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        ]]> (Guest Author) Technology & Computing Wed, 10 Feb 2016 09:00:00 +0000
        Some more URSA Mini 4.6K content to whet your appetite URSA Mini 4.6K footage - looking good...

        The camera might not be with us yet, but French-based DoP Pascal Délé’s ‘Empara Directors Cut’ shows just what the forthcoming unit’s sensor is capable of.

        • Ursa Mini 46K
        • Blackmagic Designs
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 (RedShark News Staff) Production Tue, 09 Feb 2016 15:00:00 +0000
          AJA's surprise new camera is a change of direction The RovoCam: AJA outside, Sony inside

          After the CION, it was always going to be difficult to know what AJA would do next on the camera front. A 4K box camera is a bit of a surprise to everyone though.

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          • Security
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   (David Shapton) Production Tue, 09 Feb 2016 09:00:00 +0000
            Stunning views of whales by drone A humpback whale off the coast of Australia

            18 year-old Tim Eddy’s drone footage shot over a month off the coast of Australia’s Byron Bay and Lennox Head starts fairly normally, but then heads out to sea during whale season.

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     (RedShark News Staff) Production Tue, 09 Feb 2016 00:00:00 +0000
              Radio mics: the current state of the art Radio mic mega round-up

              A comprehensive survey of the current field of radio mics, with a detailed primer on recent tech developments and specific options for your next setup. By Phil Ward.

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              • Microphones
              • Sennheiser
              • AudioTechnica
              • Audix
              • DPA
              • JTS
              • Mipro
              • Neumann
              • Shure
              • Trantec
              • Wisycom
       (Guest Author) Audio Mon, 08 Feb 2016 15:00:00 +0000
                Blackmagic releases new 1.2 Video Assist firmware Blackmagic Video Assist 1.2

                Blackmagic announced a firmware update that brings Avid DnxHD to the package, along with some useful workflow tweaks.

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         (Simon Wyndham) Production Mon, 08 Feb 2016 09:00:00 +0000
                  Resolve 12.3, FCP 10.2.3 and more - it’s Super Update Friday Da Vinci trackballs all ready for the latest release

                  As Super Bowl mania consumes the US ahead of Sunday’s game, the end of the week has also been a Super Bowl of sorts for software updates.

                  • Blackmagic DaVinci
                  • Da Vinci Resolve
                  • Final Cut Pro X
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                  • compressor
           (Ned Soltz) Post & VFX Fri, 05 Feb 2016 13:00:00 +0000
                    Sponsored: IP will change everything you know about connecting video Video over IP

                    Sending video over IP networks will change everything you know about working with video. Because it's not just about how you connect equipment together; it's about the equipment itself. It opens up new, exciting possibilities. It's a new kind of freedom. 

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             (David Shapton) IP Video Fri, 05 Feb 2016 09:00:00 +0000