Production Opinion

25 September, 2020

Be careful how you pixel peep

Pixel peeping is a popular way to compare cameras, but is not a reliable method of comparison.                                                      ...

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25 September, 2020

The Blackmagic URSA Mini Pro 12K just got even better

This week Blackmagic Design released a new firmware for its Ursa Mini Pro 12K camera that gives it new frame rates.                                  ...

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24 September, 2020

Canon C70: A new 'baby' cinema camera with 4K up to 120fps

Canon has expanded its Cinema EOS line of video cameras with the introduction of the EOS C70 4K Digital Cinema Camera.                              ...

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24 September, 2020

Venus Optics Reveals Laowa 14mm f/4 FF RL Zero-D Lens

Venus recently announced the small powerhouse Laowa 11mm f/4.5 full-frame prime lens, and has now unveiled the wide angle Laowa 14mm f/4 FF RL Zero-D...

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23 September, 2020

Can a not-for-profit production monitor compete with the best?

We review the PNBE 7" production monitor. A display that has some great specs but without the price tag, and produced by a not-for-profit company.

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22 September, 2020

GoPro HERO9 Black review: GoPro’s latest camera is a big step up

The HERO9 Black is a major update, offering huge 5K resolution and vastly improved stabilisation. Sit back, because the leaks didn’t tell you...

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22 September, 2020

News Round-Up: PolarPro Filters for GoPro HERO9, Atomos Ninja V & Sony a7SIII ProRes RAW, and FUJIFILM X Webcam 2.0

There's been plenty of news announcements the past week, so here's a round-up of what's new, including, PolarPro ND filters for the GoPro HERO9, the...

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21 September, 2020

Modern cameras are now so good they could last you over a decade

Getting a return on investment with a camera is important. Could the fast paced cycle we currently see be interrupted as cameras get better and...

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20 September, 2020

How obsession over dynamic range could be stifling creativity [opinion]

Dynamic range might be the talk of the town right now, but can our obsession over it sometimes cloud our artistic judgement?                        ...

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19 September, 2020

How do you continue making popular TV series during a pandemic?

Productions are starting up again, and a recent ScreenSkills seminar revealed how two high-end series have been tackling the task of making TV during...

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