Can you make a feature film with an iPhone? Well, "yes" is the answer if you don't mind a slightly fuzzy-looking picture on a big screen, and if you sit far enough away, but you can certainly get a cinematic "look" if you use cinema-type techniques when you make your film, and some software to give your work its finishing touches.
DaVinci Resolve 10 is one of the applications that has been optimised to run on the new Mac Pro and now, thanks to Dado Valentic from Mytherapy, we can see just how fast it runs. You may be surprised at some of the results!
Just in case you're not fully up to speed with HDR and its importance, a quick rewind to just after IBC2014 when Dolby first introduced Dolby Vision and a look at some of the underlying principles.
RedShark Replay: Why is there such a huge difference in the price of some cameras, which might both be supposedly "Cinema Quality"?
IBC is a convention for the moving image industry that is second only to NAB. It's an event that's amazing in its size and scope. We haven't been around long enough to have our own official awards, so here's my own ideosyncratic top three from this year's show, in reverse order
- Wednesday 19 Oct 2016 - (94248) 8K is not the future of TV. We think 21:9 Ultra Widescreen is instead. Here's why...
- Saturday 15 Oct 2016 - (38759) Understanding ISO: In digital cameras, it's not what you think it is
- Tuesday 11 Oct 2016 - (22469) RED launches not one, but two 8K cameras [Update - now with product video]
- Saturday 8 Oct 2016 - (14835) The art of Colour Rendering
- Sunday 9 Oct 2016 - (6535) BenQ’s impressive PV3200PT UHD display reviewed
- Friday 21 Oct 2016 - (1078) What happens when you put a 1000W LED onto a drone?
- Friday 21 Oct 2016 - (993) The end of shaky video?
- Friday 21 Oct 2016 - (1262) What Convergent has done with Titan shows the way to capturing all camera angles at once
- Thursday 20 Oct 2016 - (5163) The state of Solid State Drives in 2016
- Thursday 20 Oct 2016 - (1972) Sigma Cine Lenses now shipping