Monday 19 Feb 2018
6 great things we've discovered about DaVinci Resolve
If you are using the free version of DaVinci Resolve, or still don't realise that it is now a fully fledged NLE, here's a few reasons why you should consider moving to the full Studio version of the software.
Tuesday 27 Feb 2018
PXW-Z90 is so good it redefines palmcorders
Review: We take the Sony PXW-Z90 XDCAM for a spin and discover that the little camcorder turns out to be a rather outstanding addition to the lineup.
Wednesday 21 Mar 2018
AI can make photos fake in a way that Photoshop never could. And it may take all of us by surprise.
AI has the potential to completely revolutionise our image creation abilities. But we should be mindful of where it could lead.
Wednesday 18 Apr 2018
The Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema Camera 4K is very real indeed!
Amazingly some people think that the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 4K is vapourware. It is actually very real indeed!
Friday 02 Mar 2018
Buying your own Alexa is much easier than you think
For many camera ops the idea of owning an Alexa is simply an unrealistic dream. But is it? Phil Rhodes shows how mere mortals could in fact own one of these legendary cameras, and what the benefits and disadvantages of doing so would bring.
Friday 02 Feb 2018
New ARRI ALEXA LF camera embraces 4k at last!
What can you do to improve perfection? ARRI has just announced what many have been waiting for, a large-format 4K version of the ALEXA, and it looks very impressive indeed.
Monday 29 Jan 2018
Light Field Lab prototypes incredible new holographic display – time to call in the light sculptors?
It is exciting as the original endeavour to broadcast the first television images. The race to show true 3D motion images floating in space is well under way. New start up Light Field Lab has raised a considerable investment sum for its own holographic display method. But it isn't alone in the race to produce the first viable product.
Wednesday 28 Mar 2018
EOS C700 FF: Canon's giant leap into Full Frame, 6K cinematography
Canon's new camera's name may sound like a hexadecimal memory location, but it's an important leap for the Japanese camera manufacturer, and for the industry. A new lens and two reference monitors announced today too, just in advance of NAB, which starts in ten days time
Monday 26 Mar 2018
RED GEMINI: A low light monster unleashed
As NAB approaches, so the big product announcements are starting to trickle in. And this one is certainly a big one. RED has announced a brand new EPIC-W camera based around its new S35 sized GEMINI sensor, and it has a particular speciality when it comes to low light.
Thursday 05 Apr 2018
Huge News from Atomos and Apple: a completely new species of ProRes
The new Apple ProRes RAW production format is set to revolutionise the industry. Everyone that shoots video or works in post production should watch its progress closely.
Sunday 04 Feb 2018
The RedShark Guide to Lens Mounts
Replay: Phil Rhodes looks at the most commonly used lens mounts in the industry, what they're used for, and what adaptation options there are for users to prevent lock-in to a technology that may not always suit their purposes.
Monday 09 Apr 2018
First hands on with the 4K Pocket Cinema Camera and Resolve 15
We get a first hands on with the new 4K Pocket Cinema Camera & DaVinci Resolve 15 from Blackmagic Design.
Tuesday 27 Feb 2018
The α7III: Another stunning camera from Sony
With 4K video downsampled from 6K over the full sensor width, Sony's new α7III offers some incredibly compelling capabilities and features that are sure to give the competition some rather hot collars.
Monday 05 Feb 2018
Top-end cinema cameras: It's all becoming clearer
Last week saw the arrival of several new and significant cameras, all with different - even contradictory - approaches to making high-end cinema pictures.
Wednesday 18 Apr 2018
Is Resolve 15 now the ultimate "hero suite"?
By now, everyone has seen the news that shook the post world yet again – Black Magic has turned Resolve into a true hero suite.
Friday 20 Apr 2018
Lightworks is so efficient you can edit 8K on a laptop!
8K takes huge amounts of resources to edit you say? Not if you edit using Lightworks it doesn't. Rakesh Malik tells all.
Thursday 12 Apr 2018
Grant Petty of Blackmagic on the Pocket Cinema Camera 4K and Resolve 15
In this exclusive interview we talk to Grant Petty about all things Blackmagic Design, and yes, the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 4K!
Friday 16 Mar 2018
Fiilex Q8 travel: The best variable colour LED light we've tested so far
We give the Fiilex Q8 Travel LED light a thorough test to find out if it should form part of your kit bag.
Tuesday 10 Apr 2018
NAB 2018 has been full of big, industry changing surprises
Ned Soltz reflects on the new technology being shown and his aching feet as he takes us through the major announcements of the first day of NAB 2018.
Thursday 15 Feb 2018
You've never seen New York like this: Phil Holland used 3x 8K MONSTRO cameras for this shoot
What’s better than one Red Weapon Monstro 8K VV camera? If obtaining large-format IMAX quality aerials over New York is your aim, the answer is three of them of course!
- Saturday 21 Apr 2018 - (50061) What happens after Moore's Law? It's not what you think!
- Saturday 14 Apr 2018 - (28436) Coveted by top movie makers, this is how Cooke makes their lenses
- Wednesday 18 Apr 2018 - (12301) The Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema Camera 4K is very real indeed!
- Wednesday 18 Apr 2018 - (8212) Is Resolve 15 now the ultimate "hero suite"?
- Friday 20 Apr 2018 - (7752) Lightworks is so efficient you can edit 8K on a laptop!
- Wednesday 25 Apr 2018 - (396) Slow, Stalled and Stuck Media Files? Why FTP is no longer the best solution [sponsored]
- Tuesday 24 Apr 2018 - (577) This could be good news for anyone who uses photo sharing sites
- Tuesday 24 Apr 2018 - (579) Adorama CEO talks about how the NYC-based reseller is adapting to the younger generation of filmmakers
- Tuesday 24 Apr 2018 - (1786) Fuji X-H1 music video first - footage and background story
- Monday 23 Apr 2018 - (2098) Are some vintage lenses a risk to health?