RedShark News - Home Sat, 10 Oct 2015 17:54:35 +0000 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb DJI intros integrated, stabilised handheld 4K camera,-stabilised-handheld-4k-camera,-stabilised-handheld-4k-camera DJI's new very portable Osmo camera

Just add iPhone: Drone expert DJI has ported over its three-axis gimbal stabilisation technology to help produce the £549 Osmo handheld camera. Phil Rhodes was at the global launch event in London.

  • DJI
  • DJI Osmo
  • handheld
  • stabilisation
  • gimbal
  • 4K Camera
    ]]> (Phil Rhodes) Production Fri, 09 Oct 2015 08:00:00 +0000
    Light L16: Revolutionary computational photography camera hits the market Light 16

    Upstart camera maker Light is debuting an entirely new breed of camera that relies upon computational photography and multiple lenses - 16 of them -  to take its rumoured 52MP images. [Update - shoots 4K video as well!]

    • Light
    • L16
    • computational photography
    • Lycos
    • camera array
    • Camera innovation
    • technology
      ]]> (David Shapton) Technology & Computing Fri, 09 Oct 2015 01:00:00 +0000
      IZotope releases upgraded RX 5 Audio Editor and RX Post Production Suite IZotope releases upgraded RX 5 Audio Editor and RX Post Production Suite

      After an intensive development programme, iZotope has just released its RX Post Production Suite and a new version of its well-regarded RX 5 Audio Editor.

      • iZotope
      • RX Audio Editor
      • RX Post Production Suite
      • Audio
      • audio post production
        ]]> (RedShark News Staff) Audio Thu, 08 Oct 2015 14:00:00 +0000
        Cameras: Tests and spec sheets don’t give you the whole picture An AJA Cion very definitely out of the lab

        I’ve seen a lot of reviews of the AJA CION camera now and opinions are pretty polarised. Most agree that the ergonomics are very good, and there is also some agreement on the character of the pictures, but there’s complete disagreement about whether the way the look is good or bad.

        • AJA Cion
        • camera reviews
        • camera testing
        • spec sheets
 (David Shapton) Production Thu, 08 Oct 2015 08:00:00 +0000
          Roku 4 brings 4K streaming for $129 into your living room Roku 4 adds 4K

          With the imminently released fourth gen Apple TV deciding to eschew 4K compatibility, erstwhile rival Roku is making a play for the resolution high ground with the new 4K-capable Roku 4.

          • Roku
          • Roku 4K
          • OTT
          • TV Everywhere
          • 4K Broadcast
          • 4K streaming
          • Netflix
          • Hulu
   (Andy Stout, European Editor) Business Wed, 07 Oct 2015 15:00:00 +0000
            Sony splits off image sensor business Coming to a car near you soon?

            A corporate restructure at Sony means that its lucrative and successful image sensor business will now have to stand on its own two feet.

            • Sony
            • Sony image sensor
            • Sony Semiconductor Solutions
            • Corporate
            • Restructure
            • Finance
            • iPhone
     (Andy Stout, European Editor) Business Thu, 08 Oct 2015 00:00:00 +0000
              RE:Vison Effects anti-flicker plugins now available for Nuke, Fusion and other OpenFX hosts,-fusion-and-other-openfx-hosts,-fusion-and-other-openfx-hosts Re:Vision Effects DE: Flicker

              RE:Vision Effects has expanded the compatibility of its anti-flicker plugins to encompass OpenFX. Phil Rhodes comes away impressed.

              • RE:Vision Effects
              • DE:Flicker
              • Flicker
              • Banding
              • Plugins
              • OpenFX
       (Phil Rhodes) Post & VFX Wed, 07 Oct 2015 07:00:00 +0000
                Intel Cannonlake 8-core and the future of the PC,-multi-core-difficulties-and-the-pc-s-future,-multi-core-difficulties-and-the-pc-s-future Intel Cannonlake 8-core for consumer desktops?

                There's buzz around a possible Intel Cannonlake 8-core processor for consumer desktop computers. Our Technical Editor tackles why software engineering difficulty increases with the number of cores and imagines what it would take for a more elegant PC computing solution.

                • Intel
                • Cannonlake
                • 8core
                • 16 core
                • Intel Xeon
                • Computing
                • processor
         (Phil Rhodes) Technology & Computing Fri, 09 Oct 2015 14:00:00 +0000
                  The new normal: expect surprises The new normal: expect surprises

                  David Shapton on the accelerating pace of technological change and an innovation curve now so steep that, from our perspective, it seems vertical.

                  • progress
                  • Prediction
                  • Moore's law
                  • Cameras
                  • HD
                  • Colour
                  • Television
                  • iPhone
                  • Ursa Mini
                  • Sony FS7
                  • Sony A7R mk II
                  • Uber
           (David Shapton) Technology & Computing Tue, 06 Oct 2015 14:00:00 +0000
                    RedShark Review: AJA Cion out in the real world AJA Cion in Production

                    Here's another review of the AJA Cion, with a twist - Rakesh Malik examines how it actually performs in real world productions (spoiler: he liked a hire unit so much he placed an order).

                    • AJA
                    • Cion
                    • Review
                    • production
                    • Cinematography
                    • Blackmagic
                    • Arri
                    • Red Raven
             (Rakesh Malik) Production Mon, 05 Oct 2015 08:00:00 +0000