Production

With around one and a half years to go until the Tokyo Olympics, Japanese broadcaster NHK is readying for what will inevitably be a watershed point for 8K. But the cameras that will be used, internally at least, be unlike any outside broadcast camera ever used for such an event before. Phil Rhodes looks at current sensor technology and asks…
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Review: Canon's new EOS R caused quite the stir when it was announced, Phil Rhodes takes a close look at the first camera from the company that is defining the next generation of its products.
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Why is a Sony camcorder like the PXW-Z280 with a huge zoom lens priced less than a good individual zoom lens for a large sensor camera? The reasons are more complex than you might think, but technology could bode well for the future of affordable glass.
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When it comes to war films, there’s no better way to add authenticity than by shooting a nerve-wrenching epic battle sequence in the sky. It’s something producer and DP at Stray Dog Films, Matt Whyte, knows all too well.
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In this part of our Canon XF705 review we take a look at what this future-minded camcorder is like to use out in the field as well as take a look at picture quality.
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RedShark Replay: Always good to read editor and blogger Jonny Elwyns' handy list for shooters and camera ops on the many ways to not only keep their editors happy, but make them even happier.
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Cinematography and documentary come together in the Amazon Special All or Nothing: Manchester City. Matt Gregory talks to DP for the series Mike Staniforth about the triumphs and challenges of bringing cinema cameras into a sports stadium
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"Be careful with it", they said. "Don't get any sand in it and definitely don't hang it from a crane". Here's Brett Danton's wild adventure with a Canon C700FF.
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The relationship between the f-stops on your lens and your waveform display is a complex and inconsistent one. Phil Rhodes shines some light on something that should be theoretically straightforward... But isn't.
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Handheld camera ergonomics, it has to be said, are not exactly great at the moment. A box with a thousand extra parts attached isn't the best way to stay mobile and work fast. But if ENG and documentary are your thing, there could be a solution out there that is vastly overlooked.
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05 Dec 2018

Streambox gets the Emmy nod

by Published in Production
The back-end and infrastructure companies that keep the industry working and the rest of us effectively in jobs don’t always get recognised, so it’s always nice when an Emmy Award shines the spotlight on someone like Streambox.
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