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.
Sunday 26 Mar 2017
The Air Selfie: Just a toy or a serious drone?
The Air Selfie can fly out to a preset distance, take a picture and return. Indoors or outdoors. And the best part is, it fits inside your iPhone case. But is the Air Selfie a serious drone for capture or just another aerial toy?
Saturday 25 Mar 2017
New Sony Digital Filter app emulates ND filter
Sony’s new Digital Filter app emulates the behaviour of a graduated ND filter, allowing the user to set different exposure compensation values for each of three horizontal bands across the image.
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.
Tuesday 14 Mar 2017
A new generation of robots is changing what we mean by bipedal
Handle, a two-wheeled, four-legged hybrid robot, has a performance that really has to be seen to be believed.
Friday 24 Feb 2017
Mobile World Congress expects the Fourth Industrial Revolution
The 5G future will take shape in Barcelona next week as MWC sees a show that was once dedicated to the humble mobile phone expand its remit to cover the IoT, virtual reality, autonomous vehicles and pretty much anything else that you can imagine coming down the pipe in the next decade.
Thursday 23 Mar 2017
Boris FX separates out its Sapphires
Boris FX’s new Sapphire 10 Units see the well-regarded VFX plug-in collection offered as eight separate categories with a lower price point starting at $195.
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.
Friday 17 Mar 2017
Need to sharpen fuzzy videos? Call a Samurai!
How many times have you captured that perfect Kodak moment, with the exception of the image slightly being out of focus? I'm not talking about so fuzzy you think there's a person in a shot, only that the image is a bit soft. Turns out there's a solution....
Monday 27 Mar 2017
CalDigit TS3 Lite Thunderbolt 3 dock: reclaim your ports
RedShark Review: MacBook Pro 2016 users need a dock to hook up their “old” Thunderbolt gear as well as USB devices, and the most efficient is to buy a dock like the CalDigit TS3 Lite or forthcoming TS3.
Thursday 19 Jan 2017
MotionVFX puts mocha's tracking technology to good use with mHUD 2 for FCP X
RedShark Review: MotionVFX's latest version of mHUD heads up display graphics plugin for FCP X.
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.
Wednesday 15 Feb 2017
Top Ten Reasons to Visit BVE 2017
Falling as it does a mere six weeks before NAB, the best reason to visit London's BVE remains the chance to bump into folk and network. It’s also though a seasoned show with plenty of time to catch up on technology that can be drowned out amid larger jamborees, and features a solid conference offering something for everyone. Here are RedShark’s Top Ten reasons to head out on the DLR to the ExCel later this month.
Friday 24 Mar 2017
How buying the right camera is a good long-term investment
There’s a widespread feeling that camera purchases are increasingly transient and that they’re only to be seen as short-term investments. But the reality is different.
Friday 10 Feb 2017
ShooTools AutoPan fits any slider
RedShark Review: The Italian-made AutoPan is a universal panning head that allows you to create panoramas, as well as focused slides of a subject. The device works with sliders and dollies and has multiple usage settings, including one where you use the head as a base for a rotating display.
Friday 20 Jan 2017
Some stunning work using the Phantom Miro
Here's a stunning music video shot with the Phantom Miro for its ultra slow motion magic.
Monday 27 Mar 2017
VariCam: Exquisitely sensitive and colourful [sponsored]
With a dual native ISO, 14+ stops of dynamic range and enhanced colour rendition, the new generation of Varicams have remarkable and unique talents.
Wednesday 25 Jan 2017
Is Apple investigating VR? Of course it is!
If you were at CES this month, you’d have seen that, from headsets to plank style interfaces to let you fly inside a game, interest in virtual reality is exploding. And it’s not so much a case of if but when Apple decides to join in.
Thursday 16 Mar 2017
What your life is missing: The Teletubbies perform ‘Get Ur Freak On’ by Missy Elliott
Sometimes you look at the world today and struggle to make sense of anything. This video certainly won't help. It's a brilliant mashup by famous YouTube Editor, Robert Jones.
Thursday 02 Mar 2017
From CMOS to capturing single photons: the future of the image sensor
While it's likely decades off from practical use, a multi-national team of engineers just took home the Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering for a groundbreaking single photon camera.
- Tuesday 21 Mar 2017 - (13785) How to get MacBook performance for less
- Sunday 19 Mar 2017 - (13637) Why you should use prime lenses
- Friday 17 Mar 2017 - (10213) It’s a kinda magic… The Blackmagic Ursa Mini Pro review
- Thursday 23 Mar 2017 - (6495) New HDR Ninja Inferno breaks the $1000 barrier
- Sunday 26 Mar 2017 - (6061) 3 ways to help if you have to use a different NLE
- Tuesday 28 Mar 2017 - (208) RedShark exclusive video interview with Avid Chairman and CEO, Louis Hernandez Jr
- Tuesday 28 Mar 2017 - (2675) AMD’s Revolutionary Ryzen: Is this the chip to make you move from Intel?
- Monday 27 Mar 2017 - (1306) Atomos uploads free CDNG update for Shogun range
- Monday 27 Mar 2017 - (1572) VariCam: Exquisitely sensitive and colourful [sponsored]
- Monday 27 Mar 2017 - (1665) CalDigit TS3 Lite Thunderbolt 3 dock: reclaim your ports