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Lately, Blackmagic Design has been rolling out new features at a more brisk pace, as evidenced by a recent firmware update that adds more ProRes recording formats to its available cameras.
Sony Television, or rather the newly formed Sony Visual Products, forecasts turning a profit for the first time in over a decade. What is Sony's plan to make consumers want its televisions again?
A group of Polish engineers, coders, and designers built an augmented reality rig featuring an Oculus Rift and two GoPros, and shared the demonstration / making of video. Is this backyard experiment an indicator of where augmented reality is heading?
Cinematography, editing, motion graphics, VFX, 3D animation, film gear - In the second of a three-part series, we profile five blogs that are wonderful resources for moving picture technical professionals.
Weta Digital is at it again! This time, the red-hot VFX house is inventing new ways to overrun the Earth with primates, as evidenced by an illuminating behind the scenes featurette for Dawn of the Planet of the Apes.
Yet again, filmmakers prove that you don't need a huge budget to make something remarkable. In this case, all Nicolas Garnier and Sebastien Le Gallo needed were a Blackmagic Cinema Camera, some post trickery, and very still actors.
It takes two RED Dragon cameras, dancers, a team of filmmakers, animators and VFX artists, "multiple millions," a large plane of glass and a willingness to believe.