RedShark News - Production Sat, 10 Oct 2015 01:22:43 +0000 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb DJI intros integrated, stabilised handheld 4K camera,-stabilised-handheld-4k-camera,-stabilised-handheld-4k-camera DJI's new very portable Osmo camera

Just add iPhone: Drone expert DJI has ported over its three-axis gimbal stabilisation technology to help produce the £549 Osmo handheld camera. Phil Rhodes was at the global launch event in London.

  • DJI
  • DJI Osmo
  • handheld
  • stabilisation
  • gimbal
  • 4K Camera
    ]]> (Phil Rhodes) Production Fri, 09 Oct 2015 08:00:00 +0000
    Cameras: Tests and spec sheets don’t give you the whole picture An AJA Cion very definitely out of the lab

    I’ve seen a lot of reviews of the AJA CION camera now and opinions are pretty polarised. Most agree that the ergonomics are very good, and there is also some agreement on the character of the pictures, but there’s complete disagreement about whether the way the look is good or bad.

    • AJA Cion
    • camera reviews
    • camera testing
    • spec sheets
      ]]> (David Shapton) Production Thu, 08 Oct 2015 08:00:00 +0000
      RedShark Review: AJA Cion out in the real world AJA Cion in Production

      Here's another review of the AJA Cion, with a twist - Rakesh Malik examines how it actually performs in real world productions (spoiler: he liked a hire unit so much he placed an order).

      • AJA
      • Cion
      • Review
      • production
      • Cinematography
      • Blackmagic
      • Arri
      • Red Raven
        ]]> (Rakesh Malik) Production Mon, 05 Oct 2015 08:00:00 +0000
        Major upgrade for JVC's flagship 4K camera, the GY-LS300,-gy-ls300,-gy-ls300 JVC LS300

        We're intrigued by the JVC GY-LS300. We're still waiting to get one. Meanwhile, its big V2.0 firmware upgrade has finally hit the servers.

        • GYLS300
        • LS300
        • JVC
        • JVC LS300
        • 4K
        • 4K video
        • 4K Camera
        • 4K camcorder
        • Upgrade
        • Firmware
        • Firmware upgrade
 (RedShark News Staff) Production Sat, 03 Oct 2015 00:00:00 +0000
          Digital Cinema Society launches web series for filmmakers and cinematographers Digital Cinema Show interview Larry Thorpe, Senior Fellow at Canon

          Dedicated to educating the industry on new cinematic technology, the Digital Cinema Society premieres the Digital Cinema Show, a magazine-style programme that examines the tech behind cinematography.

          • Digital Cinema Society
          • DCS
          • Digital Cinema Show
          • James Mathers
          • Larry Thorpe
          • Canon
          • Andy Maltz
          • David Stump
          • webseries
   (Patrick Jong Taylor) Production Fri, 02 Oct 2015 14:00:00 +0000
            RedShark Review: Miller Compass 20 tripod head with Toggle legs Milller Compass 20

            Phil Rhodes reviews the Miller Compass 20 tripod head with Toggle legs and considers the other Compass stabilisation options.

            • Miller
            • tripod
            • Compass 20
            • Compass 23
            • Solo legs
            • Review
     (Phil Rhodes) Production Thu, 01 Oct 2015 01:00:00 +0000
              Why flicker happens and how you can avoid it How to avoid flicker and strobing

              Phil Rhodes provides a detailed lesson on flicker and strobing, including how you can avoid these problems on your next production.

              • Flicker
              • Strobing
              • LED
              • Fluorescent
              • HMI
              • Cinematography
              • Lighting
              • Banding
       (Phil Rhodes) Production Wed, 30 Sep 2015 08:00:00 +0000
                World's first 4K film shot with the iPhone 6s The Painter of Jalouz, the first 4K film shot on the iPhone 6s

                Check out the first example of the iPhone 6s 4K video capabilities, as expressed by RYOT in its short 'The Painter of Jalouzi'.

                • iPhone 6s
                • iPhone 6s plus
                • iPhone 4K camera
                • The Painter of Jalouz
                • RYOT
                • Haiti
         (Patrick Jong Taylor) Production Mon, 28 Sep 2015 08:00:00 +0000
                  Full details of the new RED Raven The new Raven: a lot in 3.5lbs

                  After a week of drip-feeding late night information via, RED has finally unveiled the full details of its new Raven camera and aimed it squarely at the sub $10,000 market.

                  • RED
                  • Red Raven
                  • Jarred Land
                  • Apple ProRes
                  • REDCODE RAW
                  • 4K DCI
           (Andy Stout, European Editor) Production Fri, 25 Sep 2015 08:00:00 +0000
                    RedShark Review: Lee Zircon filters for LEDs Lee Zircon filters for LED lighting

                    Our Technical Editor reveals why standard filters are unsuitable for LED lighting and reviews Lee's line of Zircon filters, which were specifically designed for use with LEDs.

                    • Lee Filters
                    • Zircon
                    • LED lighting
                    • filtration
                    • Cinematography
             (Phil Rhodes) Production Thu, 24 Sep 2015 08:00:00 +0000