Wednesday 15 Feb 2017
Keith Loutit: The Hyperlapse King
Keith Loutit spent three years making the stunning hyperlapse about Singapore, The Lion City 2, that we featured last year. In this brief video, he talks about how and why he did it.
Wednesday 08 Feb 2017
Aladdin Eye-Lite Bi: the tiny light that travels everywhere
RedShark Review: a diminutive light that weights under 2oz but could become your next indispensable cinematography tool.
Tuesday 29 Nov 2016
New Kyno media screening tool on test
RedShark Review: Kyno, a utility that may save valuable time when transferring and transcoding footage.
Wednesday 23 Nov 2016
Atomos widens Log support with OS 7.12 & drops HDR prices
Atomos’ latest firmware release for its monitor/recorders widens support for Log shooting against a backdrop of bullish moves designed to kickstart HDR production, including seasonal price drops.
Thursday 16 Feb 2017
The very latest in crowdfunded camera tech
In our latest look at crowd funded camera gear, George Shaw finds some pretty great accessories that can help grab that cinematic image on a low budget. And, since it's all 100% funded already, you can buy it now.
Thursday 08 Dec 2016
Imagineer ramps up mocha Pro features
A new mocha Pro 5.2 point release adds some major workflow improvements as well as new licensing options for larger studios users.
Tuesday 20 Dec 2016
Fixing it in post? Try getting it right in production
While more creative decisions get pushed to post, Roland Denning believes there are still some fundamental things we must achieve on set.
Tuesday 06 Dec 2016
Sony shows pragmatic approach to live production in HDR
While there are emerging standards for HDR, there are none yet for HDR live production. Happily, it looks like Sony has a workable solution.
Thursday 08 Dec 2016
The Rory Peck Awards 2016: News camerawork at its very finest
The Rory Peck Trust and the annual Rory Peck Awards are uniquely dedicated to freelance cameramen and women in news and current affairs. Roland Denning went to last night’s Awards ceremony.
Wednesday 30 Nov 2016
Bringing Godzilla back to the silver screen with Adobe Premiere Pro CC [sponsored]
How Atsuki Sato and his team used Adobe Premiere Pro CC to complete Hideaki Anno's monster film on time.
Wednesday 14 Dec 2016
Stunning starscapes and timelapse
Malaysian photographer Grey Chow has a passion for night landscapes and a gift for capturing them.
Tuesday 14 Feb 2017
Aaton announces Cantar Mini audio mixer/recorder
High-end ergonimics, high-end price. The company famous for putting a cat on your shoulder has announced a scaled-down version of its high-end Cantar X3 audio mixer-recorder.
Saturday 31 Dec 2016
Going live in commercials: the new demand for instant access in live ads
Back to the future: While much of the industry concentrates on getting better quality pixels onto better quality screens, the immediacy of live TV is proving attractive to advertisers searching to grab eyeballs. How attractive? Try 18 locations in one 60-second commercial.
Friday 13 Jan 2017
Battery level meters and why they're so often wildly inaccurate
The Great Battery Mystery: Have you ever wondered why many devices from many manufacturers give inconsistent battery readings? We have the answer.
Monday 09 Jan 2017
Showcasing the Panasonic AG-UX180 [sponsored]
The sizzle reel for the new Panasonic AG-UX180, the handheld professional camera with a 1” 4K sensor and built in 20x zoom Leica lens, showed what the camera is capable of, while a 'making of...' video highlighted its impressive versatility behind the lens.
Monday 13 Feb 2017
Cooke expands to increase production by 25%
Leicester-based lens manufacturer Cooke Optics has just opened a new 700sqm factory and is taking on 12 new staff in order to accommodate the demand for its new Cooke Panchro /i classic range of lenses. The new facilities should allow the company to increase lens production by 25%.
Saturday 14 Jan 2017
Finding the sweet spot for camera design
Opinion: When coming up with the next great camera, perhaps manufacturers should give more thought as to how actual humans physically hold cameras.
Tuesday 21 Feb 2017
The Accusys Thunderbolt T3 is fast shared storage for your Thunderbolt devices [sponsored]
Thunderbolt is an exceptionally versatile interface. The cables are little thicker than a shoelace and yet it can be the only cable you need to get data to and from a computer. Now it its third generation, Thunderbolt is fast and it’s easy to configure.
Friday 02 Dec 2016
A quick look at Teradek’s Sphere 360 system [video]
Last month’s NAB show in New York City presented a good opportunity to take a closer video look at how Teradek’s Sphere 360 system works.
Wednesday 11 Jan 2017
RedShark Sound is moving house
Nearly a year ago we started RedShark Sound and we wanted to bring you up to date with how it’s going.
- Friday 17 Feb 2017 - (17666) Panasonic GH5 Review: the first full hands-on report
- Sunday 19 Feb 2017 - (12217) The dramatic ways that technology has changed editing
- Friday 17 Feb 2017 - (5924) Transform Your Video With Light Leak Overlays (+ Freebie Inside) [sponsored]
- Tuesday 14 Feb 2017 - (5923) DJI Osmo Mobile: good run and gun on a budget?
- Saturday 18 Feb 2017 - (5433) SLR Magic's Anamorphot primes: anamorphic on a (relative) budget
- Thursday 23 Feb 2017 - (315) SmallHD takes its first steps into OLED
- Wednesday 22 Feb 2017 - (937) Sony claims world’s fastest flash memory
- Wednesday 22 Feb 2017 - (1058) Fujifilm releases radical new MK lenses
- Tuesday 21 Feb 2017 - (985) Phantom Flex4K adds global shutter to high speed options
- Tuesday 21 Feb 2017 - (2122) Planet Earth II to showcase what UHD Blu-ray can really do