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Panasonic Varicam: Modular cameras are back!

Published in Technology

Modular cameras used to be a great idea, so why aren't they now? Panasonic makes a bit for this forgotten market sector with their new 4K-capable Varicam

Most large-sensor cameras use a Bayer colour filter pattern to allow full colour images to be output - after "debayering". This entire process is now pretty routine but unfortunately what is also routine is the amount of light lost through the colour filter process. Less light means more noise, and noise is what ultimately limits the low-light capabilities all cameras

The Panasonic GH2 and GH3 punched way above their weight and produced wonderful video for their price. Now, with the announcement of the GH4, we'll soon find out if the new camera will change the 4K landscape in the way its predecessors did for "mere" HD.

Price announced for Panasonic GH4 + base unit

Published in Production

It's even cheaper than we thought - but the professional base unit will more than double the price!

Panasonic’s 4K Kit Ready For Use?

Published in Technology

There is frustratingly little information about the 4K shooting schedule of the Winter Olympics around, but Panasonic might just have let something major slip.

Panasonic's new 4K sensor: Camera coming soon?

Published in Technology

Just when it seemed Panasonic completely missed the 4K boat, the camera manufacturer shows up to dock with its very own 4K sensor. Could a camera be that far off?

Without too much fanfare, Sony and Panasonic have signed a "basic" agreement to jointly develop a standard for professional-use next-generation optical disks

Why is a big company like Panasonic licensing ProRes not from Apple but from Atomos?

Panasonic tries a new approach with their actioncam

Published in Production

Yet another entrant in the crowded action camera field, the Panasonic HX-A100 sets itself apart by being wearable, right out of the box

We've just written about the paucity of 4K from Panasonic at NAB this year. Meanwhile, Sparky Media Productions has sent us another stunning set of shots taken in Hong Kong with their Panasonic GH3: a digital still camera that outperforms Panasonic's own AF100 (their large-sensor video camera)

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