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  • Hasselblad’s new HD6-400c: a 400 megapixel multi-shot beast Thursday 18 Jan 2018 Hasselblad’s new HD6-400c: a 400 megapixel multi-shot beast
    Hasselblad has followed up the Multi-Shot version of its H5D camera a few years ago with a new version of its H6D that will  produce a mammoth 16-bit, 400 megapixel, 23200 x 17400 TIFF file.
  • Shooting The Expanse on Cooke 5/i Primes Thursday 18 Jan 2018 Shooting The Expanse on Cooke 5/i Primes
    We don’t often feature manufacturer-supplied case studies on this site, but given the collision of two of our favourite subject matters — compelling small screen science-fiction and lenses — this one made the cut. Read on.
  • NewTek converters and cameras learn new tricks Wednesday 17 Jan 2018 NewTek converters and cameras learn new tricks
    NewTek has announced some interesting new features for its Connect Spark converters and the NewTek NDI PTZ camera.
  • CES 2018: essential releases, trends & more Wednesday 17 Jan 2018 CES 2018: essential releases, trends & more
    CES never disappoints. And for our segment of the industry, CES sets challenges annually. This 2018 show was no exception.
  • Telestream Switch 4: your QuickTime Player Pro 7 replacement Wednesday 17 Jan 2018 Telestream Switch 4: your QuickTime Player Pro 7 replacement
    RedShark Review: Once Apple pulled the plug on QuickTime Player Pro 7, the industry started to look elsewhere for a media tool for the proper playback, inspection and encoding of media files. For many, that new multipurpose application has become Telestream’s Switch.

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  • Final Cut Pro X 10.4 now unleashed Thursday 14 Dec 2017 Final Cut Pro X 10.4 now unleashed
    It might appear to be a simple a point update, but Apple's FCP X 10.4 offers some huge additons and improvements in what turns out to be major new release.

Post & VFX

  • Telestream Switch 4: your QuickTime Player Pro 7 replacement Wednesday 17 Jan 2018 Telestream Switch 4: your QuickTime Player Pro 7 replacement
    RedShark Review: Once Apple pulled the plug on QuickTime Player Pro 7, the industry started to look elsewhere for a media tool for the proper playback, inspection and encoding of media files. For many, that new multipurpose application has become Telestream’s Switch.

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Technology & Computing

  • What is the state of the art in PC graphics? Tuesday 16 Jan 2018 What is the state of the art in PC graphics?
    If you look at the world of PC graphics from the perspective of the consumer, we are forced to conclude that last year was a bit of a let-down. Let’s be clear, the current crop of graphics cards are the best we have ever seen, and in particular the GeForce GTX 1080 is a peach of a GPU. However, that is only part of the story. [Opinion] ...

Studio & Broadcast

  • The enduring and mysterious legacy of Max Headroom Saturday 2 Dec 2017 The enduring and mysterious legacy of Max Headroom
    He became a cult legend, infuenced one of the most bizarre incidents on telelvision, and his legacy can still be felt today. Ladies and gentlemen may we re-introduce M M Ma Max H H Head Headroom! ...

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