Monday 02 Jan 2017
Canon’s low light ME20F-SH brings astonishing footage out of the Indonesian jungle
Monkey business: Sky viewers in the UK had the chance to see some of the latest natural history work done with Canon’s 4 million ISO ME20F-SH camera over the holidays on ‘Monkeys: An Amazing Animal Family’.
Thursday 24 Nov 2016
How do you pick the best GPU for HDR post and preparation? [sponsored]
If you want to be throwing enough information per pixel around a screen to fill an HDR colour space you need the processing power of a GPU, and AMD's gaming heritage helps its GPUs do just that.
Monday 05 Dec 2016
The reality of virtual storage [sponsored]
How virtual storage solutions are reliably sharable, reliably scalable, and the answer to many of the bottlenecks that using single drives can introduce into modern media workflows.
Monday 12 Dec 2016
Working together is the best way to work together [sponsored]
Not everyone likes meetings, but getting a bunch of people together in a room with a whiteboard is an almost unbeatably effective way to share information. Everyone sees data and ideas at the same time, and there’s instant feedback. So why don't more editors do it?
Monday 09 Jan 2017
Wafer-thin OLEDs and HDR were this year’s CES TV advances
Amid all the usual hoopla about wacky gadgets — this year being AI toothbrushes, robotic cushion cleaners and walk around VR — you can rest assured that the old product category of TVs is where the largest manufacturers are putting most of their marketing and R&D. These were the CES 2017 highlights.
Wednesday 08 Feb 2017
Dark, wet & smoke: Physical effects and production design
The dark is rising: As a reminder that not everything is done in post these days, Phil Rhodes looks at the problem of getting darkness just right in your productions.
Monday 23 Jan 2017
Fire and Ice with the HELIUM 8K S35
Abandon Visuals’ latest short explores the colour temperatures that a combination of WEAPON with HELIUM 8K S35 sensor and Leica Summicron–C lenses can depict.
Saturday 04 Feb 2017
NASA takes sharpest pictures ever of Saturn's rings
The quality of the photographs coming from remote operated spacecraft gets better and better and the latest NASA images of the Rings of Saturn is changing everything we thought we knew.
Tuesday 31 Jan 2017
Canon upgrades EOS C700 for global shutter and lens mount swap
Canon Europe is now offering two new upgrades to its C700 that can make the latest 4K Cinema Camera even more productive.
Sunday 29 Jan 2017
Classic rock and the rebirth of the Mellotron
RedShark Replay: A profile of a true blast from the past, the Mellotron, which has become yet another tool to tap into the nostalgia of a bygone era. By Roland Denning.
Friday 10 Feb 2017
In praise of the handheld camera operator
When done right (and in the right circumstances), going handheld can add a certain intensity to your scenes, especially if you have a skilled camera operator in tow.
Saturday 03 Dec 2016
OK Go's entire latest music video was shot in 4.2 seconds
The band OK Go is known for pushing the creative envelope in its music videos, yet its most recent may be the most inspired to date.
Wednesday 01 Feb 2017
SmallHD 1303 HDR field display reviewed
This new 13-inch field display from SmallHD sports HDR functionality, but how well does the unit (and the HDR feature) perform?
Sunday 25 Dec 2016
More Christmas gifts for the camera crew
From universal raw to the end of log formats to the ideal lens grip, Phil Rhodes continues his fantasy Christmas wishlist for the camera people in your life.
Wednesday 18 Jan 2017
Is it time for drastic changes to operating systems?
Opinion: Modern operating systems haven't changed much since the middle of the 1990s. Perhaps OS developers need radical new thinking to save us from the next iteration of the past.
Thursday 15 Dec 2016
Is Artificial Intelligence on the verge of taking over media?
Slave to the algorithm: The next wave of technology that looks set to break over our collective heads with the promise of changing all before it is Artificial Intelligence. Here is a snapshot of the story so far.
Tuesday 10 Jan 2017
Blackmagic's excellent URSA Studio Viewfinder on test
RedShark Review: The URSA Studio Viewfinder can turn your Blackmagic Ursa or Ursa Mini camera into a studio or remote production unit with just three screws. Ned Soltz reckons Ursa users who shoot in studio or fixed remote scenarios shouldn’t be without it.
Monday 05 Dec 2016
ARRI's Pro accessories for the Canon C700
ARRI is now supporting the Canon C700 by producing accessories for it, further underscoring the fact that the company makes more than cameras.
Saturday 07 Jan 2017
Intel Compute Card keeps your smart devices up to date
Intel turns the standard technological model on its head by making the computer the peripheral. Is this the end of ridiculously short obsolescence cycles?
Wednesday 04 Jan 2017
Stay tuned for a big announcement from CES
We honestly can't say too much about it, but we can tell you that a major story of interest to a *lot* of our readers is going to break today following a press conference at CES 2017. Can't tell you who or what: the picture above is as much of a clue as we can give. But trust us, you'll want to come back here and read all about it
- Friday 17 Feb 2017 - (17226) Panasonic GH5 Review: the first full hands-on report
- Sunday 19 Feb 2017 - (12153) The dramatic ways that technology has changed editing
- Tuesday 7 Feb 2017 - (7121) Sony launches documentary film contest [sponsored]
- Tuesday 14 Feb 2017 - (5840) DJI Osmo Mobile: good run and gun on a budget?
- Friday 17 Feb 2017 - (5484) Transform Your Video With Light Leak Overlays (+ Freebie Inside) [sponsored]
- Wednesday 22 Feb 2017 - (88) Fujifilm releases radical new MK lenses
- Tuesday 21 Feb 2017 - (514) Phantom Flex4K adds global shutter to high speed options
- Tuesday 21 Feb 2017 - (1445) Planet Earth II to showcase what UHD Blu-ray can really do
- Tuesday 21 Feb 2017 - (1811) Sony’s new FE lenses: a first hands-on
- Tuesday 21 Feb 2017 - (1380) The Accusys Thunderbolt T3 is fast shared storage for your Thunderbolt devices [sponsored]