Posts Tagged ‘RED’

Jun
30
2015

8k? Really? Where Can You See Footage Online in 8k? YouTube!

The Usual Scenario You’re sitting in front of your computer, exporting out the final version of your short film. You've slaved over the lighting, framing and composition of each take, ignoring the impatient huffs and puffs from the actors and crew. You carefully graded each…
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May
29
2015

Sci-Fi Gone Wild: Twerking Imperial Stormtroopers & Federation Officers, 4K

And now for something completely different: while it may have been the 4K that caught our attention (OK, it was, and that makes it just a little bit sad), it’s the humor that got us.[adrotate group="6"] Hey – when was the last time you saw (let…
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Apr
15
2015

NAB 2015: Atomos Products Now Supported by Nikon Firmware Update for D4S, D810 & D750 DSLRs

Nikon will soon be issuing a firmware update for its D4S, D810 and D750 video-capable DSLRs to support closer, easier integration with Atomos products. It will support recorders like the Ninja Star, Ninja 2 and Ninja Blade as well as the high-end Shogun recorder/monitor.[adrotate group="6"]…
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Mar
31
2015

“We Eat Our Own Dog Food:” planet5D Exclusive Interview with Frame.io

As founder of New York City post-production house Katabatic Digital, Emery Wells and his team first built Frame.io to handle content sharing and collaboration for his own company – but quickly realized there was a market of 10 million other creatives out there who needed…
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Mar
5
2015

How to Keep an Idiot In Suspense: The RED WEAPON Upgrade Rumor Mill

I already feel like an idiot way too often when I think about how much I don’t know, but when a highly regarded camera manufacturer announces a breathless update with an uber-cool name (in this instance The RED WEAPON upgrade); a whole lot about relative…
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Jan
30
2015

Interview with the School Behind Student Film JAGON

Our recent post on the student film JAGON created a bit of a stir. We thought the story was deeper than just the equipment, and reached out to Der Film Akademie Baden-Würtemmberg, producer of the film, for a follow-up Skype interview. We sat down with…
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Jan
6
2015

Student Film JAGON Shot with 12 RED Cameras, 20 GoPros, 2 Alexas, 1 Phantom… and a Partridge in a Pear Tree?

It would have been noteworthy if James Cameron himself had shot AVATAR 2 with this gear, but this is for the student film JAGON. Yeah: a student film. Is this even possible? [adrotate group="6"] The gear list is jaw-dropping, but the actual footage is compelling, too…
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Nov
12
2014

Blackmagic URSA: “It’s a Monster” – and Better than a RED Scarlet?

How many times does Corey over at Faymus Media call the Blackmagic URSA “a monster?” We dare you to watch the video and post your answers below -- and then answer this question: does it matter?[adrotate group="6"] You already know that we think Blackmagic is…
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Sep
1
2014

Sony F55, Blackmagic, GoPro and a RED can all play nicely together

Every now and again, a pure signal rises above the ambient noise of most tweets. Such was the case when DP Ed David reached out to us on Twitter wondering if you, dear readers, would be interested in how he and the team got a…
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