Archive for the ‘Photography’ Category

Apr
17
2015

NAB 2015: Blackmagic Design Announces Amazing New 4K Movie Cameras, Sensor, Viewfinder & Video Assist

Blackmagic Design not only announced two amazing updates to its core post-production software products, DaVinci Resolve and Fusion, but also a suite of new 4K image acquisition hardware in the form of some completely unexpected movie cameras and accessories. The Melbourne-based company keeps going from…
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Apr
16
2015

NAB 2015: Blackmagic Design Announces DaVinci Resolve 12, To Come in July

Blackmagic Design announced version 12 of its industry-leading color grading plus editing software package DaVinci Resolve and the list of additions and improvements seems as lengthy as the list of new features and updates that went into Resolve 11. DaVinci Resolve continues to advance well…
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Apr
16
2015

Are Your LED Lights Up To Scratch Colorwise? Ex-BBC Color Expert Creates New Test Index, TLCI

There will be plenty of LED movie lights on show at NAB 2015 and no doubt many of you will be there studying their feature sets, the quality of their manufacture and the strength of their output. But what the industry has lacked until recently…
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Apr
14
2015

NAB 2015: Panasonic Schedules Next GH4 Firmware Update for Late April – Anamorphic, No VLog

Panasonic has launched its next firmware update for the Panasonic Lumix GH4 hybrid video/stills camera, version 2.2 and it will be here any day now. The long-hoped-for logarithmic picture profile, VLog, will not be included but there is a major new feature in its support…
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Apr
14
2015

NAB 2015: Veydra, Cinema Mini Primes Maker, Announces Two Exciting New Micro 4/3 Lens Projects

US mini cinema prime lens maker Veydra has announced they are working on two exciting new projects for Micro Four Thirds lenses – one wide-angle and the other anamorphic. [adrotate group="6"] The wide-angle lens’ focal length will be 8.5mm or 9mm – equivalent to 17mm…
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Apr
13
2015

Macphun Releases Demo of Promising New Stills Noise Reducer Software, Noiseless Pro – Pre-order Discount

Macphun, the Mac-only software company behind some of the most popular image processing products on the Mac’s App Store, has released a preview of its latest standalone application-cum-plug-in, Noiseless.[adrotate group="6"] The preview is save-disabled so you can only sample its range of sophisticated controls and…
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Apr
13
2015

FilmConvert Pulls Out the Stops at NAB with #FCTreasureHunt Prizes, 25% Off for the Week

FilmConvert is pulling out all the stops this week at NAB and is offering not one but two different sets of incentives. For those attending NAB 2015, #FCTreasureHunt comprises $1000+ of daily prizes including FilmConvert Bundle licenses, RØDE NTG4+ mics, vouchers, memberships and more.[adrotate group="6"]…
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Apr
13
2015

Adobe Announces New Apps & Applications & Big Updates to Moviemaking Software for NAB 2015

Adobe Systems sneaked one below the radar this week with announcements of some new iOs apps, some big updates to existing moviemaking applications and two new products named Project Candy and Adobe Character Animator. [adrotate group="6"] Sometime during the last few months we seem to…
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Apr
12
2015

Lensbaby Introduces Amazing Velvet 56mm f/1.6 Lens for High Speed Portrait-Cum-Macro Beauty

Specialist Portland, Oregon, lens maker Lensbaby has sought to bring some of the best of the past into the present with its amazing new Velvet 56 manual portrait and macro lens, modeled on mid-century portraiture optics. [adrotate group="6"] The 56mm f/1.6 1:2 macro magnification lens…
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Apr
10
2015

Motion9 Is Showing Off a Suite of Great New Camera Accessories at NAB 2015

Korean movie camera accessories maker Motion9 will be showing a range of exciting new and existing products at NAB 2015. On the evidence of the MonoJib FullSet Kit that has just arrived here, their designs and manufacturing continue to be excellent and great value for…
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