Patrick Jong Taylor

Patrick Jong Taylor

Patrick Jong Taylor is the North American Editor of RedShark News. He is also Co-Founder of, a new social platform featuring high-speed image playback, and a Strategist for bigSTORY, a business consultancy specializing in agile communication strategies.

Odyssey 7Q+ to support Varicam LT V-RAW

Published in Production

Panasonic dropped a bombshell with news of the Varicam LT and Convergent Design quickly follows up, announcing support.

A recent update to Lightworks brings native 1080p Vimeo export for Free and Pro users, plus steep discounts for subscribers.

Atomos slashes prices of its 4K monitor recorders

Published in Business

With competition heating up for the 4K recorder/monitor market, Atomos responds with a tried-and-true tactic: extreme price drops.

Create DIY 3D animated previz with Storyboard Artist v7

Published in Production

PowerProduction Software's latest version of its Storyboard Artist software adds powerful 3D capabilities for do-it-yourself animated pre-visualizations.

What a 2000mm lens can do for you

Published in Production

For fans of that long lens look, we have a treat: a short video clip that likely takes telephoto lensing beyond what's possible with your everyday kit.

Convergent Design recently released another firmware update that adds more 4K recording options and support for Blackmagic cameras for its Odyssey 7Q+ display/recorder and Apollo multicam switcher/recorder.

To tell stories in VR, we may first have to make games

Published in VR & AR

VR cinema presents a host of creative issues, but the solutions may give birth to films that bear an increasing resemblance to games.

Red Giant's Go Bag short: "Most ambitious project to date"

Published in Post & VFX

Red Giant has a history of promoting its products by producing shorts partially made with its software, with each film upping the production ante.

Cinesite + Image Engine = an impossibly great demo reel

Published in Post & VFX

Cinesite acquired Image Engine in the summer of 2015, combining forces of two of the most respected and sought after VFX companies. Check out their show reels!

Two shorts shot with the Nikon D5

Published in Production

Nikon announced its full frame 4K shooter at CES and is wasting no time to show what it can do, as attested by these two shorts made with the camera.

NewTek's Tricaster Mini boards Virgin Atlantic

Published in Production

Virgin Atlantic has begun featuring live musical performances at its Heathrow Clubhouse, kicked off by a set from rising star Andreya Triana, recorded via Canon cameras and the Tricaster Mini.

A couple of new consumer cameras from Canon, one which has video specs that may be of interest to anyone looking for a cheap HD shooter.

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