RedShark News - Production Thu, 26 Nov 2015 23:05:38 +0000 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb How to colour correct on unsuitable monitors A Dell computer monitor flight cased for used on set. Notice the huge differentiation in colour between the Dell and the display on the Atomos recorder on top of it.

The Art of Coarse Monitoring: All about monitoring -  when you absolutely should and when you may be able to get away with less-than-ideal options.

  • monitoring
  • LUT
  • Grading
  • production
  • Opinion
  • BenQ
  • HP
  • Atomos
    ]]> (Phil Rhodes) Production Thu, 26 Nov 2015 09:00:00 +0000
    RedShark Review: Sony PMW-PZ1 — 4K just got easier Sony's new PZ1 - does one thing and does it well

    The Sony PMW-PZ1 is an intriguing compact deck for the company's XAVC memory camcorder ecosystem. Correctly marketed as “4K playback for everyone,” the deck is a convenient and flexible alternative to an expensive high-powered laptop to review and backup your digital footage.

    • Sony
    • Sony PMWPZ1
    • XAVC
    • 4K playback
    • decks
    • recording deck
    • Playback
      ]]> (Peter Haas) Production Wed, 25 Nov 2015 15:00:00 +0000
      Why are CFast cards so stubbornly expensive? Filling these holes on the URSA Mini is an expensive business

      CFast should be the great universal flash card format that solves many problems across the industry but it remains stubbornly, annoyingly expensive. Phil Rhodes investigates.

      • Cfast
      • Storage
      • memory
      • cFast expense
      • flash cards
      • SDXC
      • SATA
      • mSATA
        ]]> (Phil Rhodes) Production Tue, 24 Nov 2015 09:00:00 +0000
        Panasonic 4K tech lets you change focus in post Just touch and adjust

        If you’ve purchased a Panasonic mirrorless camera (GX8, G7, FZ300, GH4) within the past year or so, there is a good chance you’ll be able to reap the benefits of some clever new technology that allows you to adjust focus after shooting. (By Kevin Luiz &  RedShark News Staff)

        • panasonic
        • Panasonic Lumix GH4
        • Panasonic FZ300
        • Mirrorless Cameras
        • post focus
        • Focus
 (Kevin Luiz) Production Tue, 24 Nov 2015 00:00:00 +0000
          Celebrating 50 years of Super 8 Game on!

          Not only is Super 8 not dead, it's actually alive and kicking and there's a global filmmaking challenge underway to prove it.

          • Super 8
          • Kodak
          • Competition
          • filmmaking
   (Freya Black) Production Mon, 23 Nov 2015 09:00:00 +0000
            New firmware and explanatory video for the DVX 200 Panasonic DVX 200

            Panaonic has released firmware that adds a range of new capabilities, as well as a new explanatory video, for the highly competent DVX 200.

            • DVX200
            • DVX 200
            • Panasonic DVX200
            • Panasonic DVX 200
            • Firmware
            • new firmware
     (David Shapton) Production Fri, 20 Nov 2015 15:00:00 +0000
              Kinefinity: the greatest camera company you never heard of The KineMINI 4K

              You may not have heard of Kinefinity, but the Chinese camera company has been quietly making a name for itself in the Asian market and has produced some very impressive cameras, notably the KineMINI 4K, along the way. By Miguel Melo Queiroz.

              • Kinefinity
              • KineMINI 4k
              • camera reviews
       (Guest Author) Production Fri, 20 Nov 2015 09:00:00 +0000
                Here's how you turn a telephone into a multi-feed video studio Switcher Studio with new Director Mode

                An interview with Nick Mattingly, the head of Switcher Studio, an intriguing iOS app that grants multi-camera production and live streaming functionality to iPhones and iPads.

                • Switcher Studio
                • Motrr
                • Galileo
                • Live production
                • Live streaming
                • iOS
                • App
                • Director Mode
                • Apple
                • Nick Mattingly
         (Patrick Jong Taylor) Production Thu, 19 Nov 2015 09:00:00 +0000
                  Just announced: The new AJA Ki Pro... Ultra AJA Ki Pro Ultra

                  AJA has just-announced the Ki Pro Ultra: a 4K recording powerhouse overflowing with I/O options.

                  • AJA
                  • Ki Pro
                  • Ki Pro Quad
                  • Ki Pro Ultra
                  • AJA Ultra
                  • Pro Res
                  • ProRes
                  • Pro Res 4444
                  • ProRes 4444
           (David Shapton) Production Wed, 18 Nov 2015 01:00:00 +0000
                    Major first upgrade for the Blackmagic Video Assist monitor / recorder Blackmagic Video Assist

                    New software for Blackmagic Video Assist adds focus peaking, Zebra and more.

                    • Video Assist
                    • Blackmagic Video Assist
                    • Pro Res
                    • ProRes
                    • Pro Res Recorder
                    • ProRes recorder
                    • EVF
                    • Monitor
                    • Field Monitor
                    • HDMI Recorder
                    • SDI recorder
             (David Shapton) Production Tue, 17 Nov 2015 17:00:00 +0000