Posts Tagged ‘4k’

Jul
27
2014

Major Print Publisher The Wall Street Journal Goes 4k with the GH4

Ironic and telling language, a sign of the times: a major newspaper publisher may be the first of its peers to standardize on 4K video with the GH4 for its web team. [adrotate group="6"] Sure, it’s a validation of both the format and the camera…
Jul
20
2014

EBU Leans Towards a New Enhanced 1080p Format Over 4K Broadcasting

Having lived in Europe for three years, I’m happy to acknowledge that Europeans do nuance better than we do in the States. Case in point: The European Broadcast Union (EBU) Policy Statement on Ultra High Definition Television.[adrotate group="6"] The EBU asserts that 4K resolution alone…
Jul
19
2014

4k video in a compact camera? Yes it’s true

So 4K is now really for the masses. Panasonic recently announced the new Lumix DMC-FZ1000. This is the kid brother of sorts from the Panasonic GH4. The FZ1000 is a compact camera that has a 21MP 1” type MOS sensor. It has a non-removable Leica…
Jul
17
2014

GH4 vs Blackmagic for Chroma Keying: GH4 Wins According to Video Alchemy’s Paul Shillito

What begins as a very clear and impressive comparison of the GH4 and Blackmagic Cinema Camera for chroma key work (man, the guy knows how to work with After Effects AND create an appropriate test bed) quickly becomes a larger assessment. [adrotate group="6"] Not only…
Jul
17
2014

Canon 5D Mark IV Might Feature 4K Video

The latest rumor from Canonwatch.com is hinting that the Canon 5D Mark IV might ship with the ability to shoot 4K video. The questions we should be asking are: #1- Is the rumor credible? #2- If the Canon 5D Mark IV doesn't have the ability…
Jul
13
2014

Panasonic GH4 Video Review by Philip Bloom: “It’s a breakthrough”

Philip Bloom is an indie filmmaker who favors the Canon 1DC for his own HDSLR work, but he's just put up an almost 40 minute long review of the Panasonic GH4.[adrotate group="6"] Full disclosure: Bloom has done film work for both Canon AND Panasonic specifically…
Jun
18
2014

Panasonic’s 4K GH4 – An Indepth Look at this Incredible Camera

No doubt I've read more words and looked at more images of -- and images coming from -- the Panasonic GH4 over the past few weeks than any other camera.  I can't get enough of it. Are you with me?[adrotate group="6"] But I think I'm approaching…
May
28
2014

Panasonic GH4 Webcast: Watch the replay from B&H!

If you weren't able to tune into this (or didn't know it was happening for that matter), here's the replay of the B&H Panasonic GH4 webcast from yesterday and it was a good one - so tune in![adrotate group="6"] I was able to tune into…
May
21
2014

Devin Graham Captures Magnificent Machu Picchu in 4K with the Canon EOS 1D C

We’ve featured Devin Graham several times on planet5D because he’s doing amazing work with Canon HDSLRs (these days, he’s using the Canon EOS 1D C to shoot 4k).[adrotate group=“6”] I also can’t think of many people working harder than Devin does. This young man is…
May
14
2014

Panasonic GH4 – Seattle in 4k and the Bahamas + aerials

A couple of recent Panasonic GH4 videos - both including aerial shots (a new trend? LOL) - first up is Erik's shoot from Seattle and then Ryan sent us his Bahamas Panasonic GH4 shoot. [adrotate group="6"] Hey there, my name's Erik Hecht and I'm a…