Phil Rhodes is a Cinematographer, Technologist, Writer and above all Communicator. Never afraid to speak his mind, and always worth listening to, he's a frequent contributor to RedShark.
RedShark Replay: Human beings come in a variety of exciting colours. Rendering those colours in a pleasing way has been a goal of photography since before photography actually had colours, but it's always going to be an incredibly subjective issue
Here's another chance to read this great article by Phil Rhodes on why cameras need global shutters. Cheaper, cinematic cameras come with a cost - they tend to have Rolling Shutters, which means that rapid movement can be skewed. The ability to buy cameras with global shutters at all price points can't come soon enough, according to Phil Rhodes
In the real world, light levels vary enormously. Our current screens can't reproduce images that include light sources or reflections of them accurately. To do so would require a massive increase in brightness. But it needs to be done. Phil Rhodes explains the science needed for this next artistic leap
As summer looms and people's minds turn to well-earned vacations, we're re-running some of our most popular past articles in case you didn't see them the first time. In this exhaustive piece, Phil Rhodes explains the background and the latest developments in the ever-evolving world of RAID.
This holiday we're re-running some of our most popular articles, in case you didn't see them the first time. Toda, we're drilling down to the essence of the difference between analogue and digital. Here's Phil Rhodes' take on this persistent question. It's a fascinating read, and is pretty definitive on the subject.
- Sunday 9 Dec 2018 - (100528) 11 things video editors wish they could say to camera operators and DOPs
- Sunday 16 Dec 2018 - (23958) The art of Colour Rendering
- Tuesday 11 Dec 2018 - (14515) Samsung's new 860 QVO SSDs could be the start of an SSD capacity revolution
- Friday 14 Dec 2018 - (9183) Canon EOS R: Flawed or fundamentally different?
- Friday 7 Dec 2018 - (8507) Blackmagic Design demonstrates that crime doesn't pay
- Wednesday 19 Dec 2018 - (445) Intel skips a generation with new Gen 11 "Sunny Cove" processors
- Tuesday 18 Dec 2018 - (613) 4K makes old films look better than they did in the cinema
- Tuesday 18 Dec 2018 - (6042) The Dell Precision 5530 2-in-1 will change your idea of what a workstation should look like
- Tuesday 18 Dec 2018 - (1223) With 1200 seats, this could be the largest post production partnership ever seen
- Monday 17 Dec 2018 - (894) Here's RedShark's new Podcast - Episode 1: From Vinyl to iPads via Moore's Law