To mark the occasion of the new year, our editor has asked me to come up with some predictions for the coming twelve months
Phil Rhodes, our Technical Editor, may incur the wrath of audiophiles and engineers with thie idea that "the audio equipment world has it fairly easy," but he draws intriguing parallels between audio and camera equipment development, which may be instructive for manufacturers.
This holiday we're re-running some of our most popular articles, in case you didn't see them the first time. Today: Electronics is so completely integrated now that building new equipment is just a matter of glueing together a few parts you can buy from the Internet. Is this true? And is this the biggest threat to traditional camera manufacturers? In this article, we investigate this, and the background to it, in detail
RED and ARRI don't need to worry just yet, but here's more evidence that phones are the new camcorders
- Sunday 22 Nov 2015 - (29915) How to design SSD-based PC video workstations - Part one: understanding SSDs
- Thursday 19 Nov 2015 - (21036) Are cameras getting a bit too "DIY" these days?
- Sunday 15 Nov 2015 - (17867) The Commodore Amiga: Once upon a time this was what we used to produce digital video
- Friday 20 Nov 2015 - (13324) Kinefinity: the greatest camera company you never heard of
- Saturday 14 Nov 2015 - (10011) A revolution in cheap cine lenses? We review the Veydra MFT Primes
- Wednesday 25 Nov 2015 - (161) Remembering Betamax: a truly game-changing tape format
- Wednesday 25 Nov 2015 - (670) CalDigit takes wrappers off new USB C docks
- Tuesday 24 Nov 2015 - (570) The end of digital signage? Or just the beginning?
- Tuesday 24 Nov 2015 - (2434) Why are CFast cards so stubbornly expensive?
- Tuesday 24 Nov 2015 - (6078) Panasonic 4K tech lets you change focus in post