Blackmagic announced an important firmware update for its Teranex hardware-based standards convertor and video processor, which dovetails nicely with our recent series on the subject.
Camcorders have evolved to be the shape and form they are for very good reasons. It's worth reminding ourselves about them!
With times tough in the hire industry, the UK’s Procam has decided that economies of scale and geographic diversity are the answer and has thus acquired US-based camera rental company HotCam New York.
Here's another chance to read this great article by Phil Rhodes on why cameras need global shutters. Cheaper, cinematic cameras come with a cost - they tend to have Rolling Shutters, which means that rapid movement can be skewed. The ability to buy cameras with global shutters at all price points can't come soon enough, according to Phil Rhodes
Following CIPA’s (the Camera & Imaging Products Association) publication of the official 2014 numbers for the photography industry, LensVid has updated its remarkably useful infographic and accompanying video charting what can only really be descibed as the industry's decline. It’s sobering reading.
The news that we'll soon be able to buy 10TB Flash memory is pretty amazing in itself, but what it will mean for video users is even more astonishing.
History shows that we don't always see the big discoveries coming. The technological landscape can change overnight and there's never been a better time for this to happen