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Blackmagic Gear Creates a Live Set-within-a-Set for ‘The Cleansing Hour’

Independent director Damien LeVeck put his background in reality television to work for the concept of his most recent project, ‘The Cleansing Hour’. In the story, two entrepreneurs Drew and Max run a thriller webcast that streams live exorcisms. The action…
October 26, 2020
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ARRI Builds New EF Mount (LBUS) for Large-Format and Super 35 Cameras

ARRI’s new EF Mount (LBUS) covers the large-format sensor and Super 35 sensors, allowing EF mount lenses to be used on the ALEXA Mini LF, ALEXA Mini and AMIRA. In order to extend the use of EF mount lenses to large-format motion picture productions, ARRI has…
October 19, 2020
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LUMIX BGH1 Cinema Camera Records 4K/UHD 60p/50p, Supports Live Streaming

Panasonic’s upcoming LUMIX BGH1 digital single lens mirrorless camera is built in a small box-style design, supporting tight shots that need a cinema grade camera to fit into limited spaces. The BGH1 has a 10.2-megapixel Live MOS Sensor with Dual Native ISO…
October 11, 2020
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Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 4K Captures Indie Projects

Two independent film directors talk about using the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 4K on their most recent projects to control looks, colour, costs and overall production values. On one of the films, a horror movie titled ‘ALIVE.’, the camera was used for…
October 05, 2020
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Cooke Anamorphic/i Lenses Make the Perfect Match for 'Legacy of Lies'

'Legacy of Lies' is a new action thriller about an ex-MI6 agent forced to return to the world of espionage to uncover the operations of an unknown secret service organisation. Working on a budget of US$4.5 million, the production aimed for a big blockbuster…
September 27, 2020
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ARRI Zooms Bring Signature Look to Large-Format and Super 35 Cameras

ARRI has designed four new Signature Zoom lenses to use with large-format or Super 35 cameras to match the Signature Primes. The four lenses all have the same fast stop of T2.8, a diverse focal length range, precise image consistency, HDR compatibility and 8K…
September 25, 2020
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Canon’s 4K HDR EOS C70 Brings RF Series Lenses to Cinema EOS

The new Canon EOS C70 video camera has the image quality of Canon’s Cinema EOS System range built into a portable, flexible body similar to the EOS R camera line, with an RF lens mount. This will be the first Canon Cinema EOS System camera to support…
September 06, 2020
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Sony Gears Up for New Digital Cinema and Remote Workflows

Sony has launched a new Cinema Line of camera gear for filmmakers that combines Sony’s expertise in digital cinema camera manufacture with their knowledge of image quality. Cinema Line aims to produce the cinematographic look Sony has developed through their…
August 20, 2020
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Sony HDC-P31 POV Camera Gets Set for Remote and HDR Workflows

Sony’s upcoming camera, the HDC-P31, is a point-of-view (POV) system camera with remote functionality and 1080/60p HDR capabilities that adds to the company's HDC line of box and portable system cameras. Although POV cameras are often mounted in inaccessible…
August 15, 2020
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Panasonic Pro PTZ 4K Cameras Keep Live Events ON AIR in Sydney

Physical distancing and travel restrictions have compromised the way most companies do business, but few have been as heavily impacted as conferences, theatre shows and festivals, which have been forced to postpone or cancel their events. Virtualising live…
August 10, 2020
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Marshall and BR Remote Create Micro Pan/Tilt Camera Head

Marshall Electronics has joined forces with pan/tilt head designer BR Remote in the UK to design and build a micro pan-tilt (P/T) head, the CV-PT-HEAD, for Marshall miniature cameras. The new P/T head is compatible with all Marshall 500 series cameras. The…
August 05, 2020
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Panasonic PTZ Streams Life Among the Penguins at SEA LIFE Aquarium

Although SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium has re-opened to the public, capacity must be reduced in order to follow physical distancing measures. To keep museum supporters and nature lovers engaged with and informed about marine life, the Aquarium staff has launched a…
August 03, 2020
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Creamsource Vortex8 LED Panel Enhances Creative Control for Productions

Creamsource Vortex8 is a 650W high power LED fixture, IP65-rated for dust and water-resistance and measuring 690 x 380 x 121mm. Built to produce a narrow beam angle, its combination of high light output and colour science result in accurate reproduction of…

Panasonic AK-UC3300 Camera Captures Live Studio and Remote Shoots

Aug 03, 2020 1392
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As demand and applications for 4K video content continue growing in various industries,…

Atomos Records 4Kp60 ProRes RAW over HDMI from Sony Alpha 7S III

Jul 29, 2020 905
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The Atomos Ninja V HDR monitor-recorder records Apple ProRes RAW video at up to 4Kp60 via…

Blackmagic URSA Mini Pro 12K Upgrades RAW and Colour Performance

Jul 18, 2020 943
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The new Blackmagic URSA Mini Pro 12K has a 12K Super 35 image sensor, 14 stops of dynamic…

Canon’s Full Frame Mirrorless EOS R5 and EOS R6 Capture 8K Video and Fast AF

Jul 13, 2020 1515
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The EOS R5 and EOS R6 are Canon’s new full frame mirrorless interchangeable lens cameras…

Ikegami UHL-F4000 Camera Brings Compact 4K HDR Capture to Aerial Video

Jul 11, 2020 1203
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Ikegami’s new UHL-F4000 is a compact, lightweight 4K HDR camera that achieves very low…

DIT Eduardo Eguia Tunes Real and Virtual Looks for ‘The Mandalorian’

Jun 29, 2020 1067
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'The Mandalorian' follows the journey of a lone bounty hunter in the outer reaches of the…

Panasonic LUMIX G100 for Online Videography Captures Immersive Audio

Jun 24, 2020 1326
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LUMIX G100 Digital Single Lens Mirrorless camera has a 20.3MP MOS sensor, records V-log…

Cooke 5/i Lenses and RED MONSTRO Keep ‘Lost in Space 2’ on Course

Jun 12, 2020 729
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Cooke 5/i Lenses and RED MONSTRO Keep ‘Lost in Space 2’ on Course DP Sam McCurdy, BSC…

Grass Valley LDX 100 Captures UHD HDR Video for IP Live Production Networks

Jun 09, 2020 1198
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Grass Valley LDX 100 Captures UHD HDR Video for IP Live Production Networks Grass Valley…

Panasonic Launches Lightest L-Mount Wide-Angle Zoom Lens

Jun 02, 2020 752
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Panasonic Launches Lightest L-Mount Wide-Angle Zoom Lens Panasonic’s new LUMIX S 20-60mm…

Sony Venice and Cooke S7/i Lenses Make a Perfect Match for 'Dead to Me'

May 17, 2020 532
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Sony Venice and Cooke S7/i Lenses Make a Perfect Match for 'Dead to Me' After Season 1 of…

Hitachi Develops New 8K Camera with Extended Dynamic Range

May 04, 2020 637
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Hitachi Develops New 8K Camera with Extended Dynamic Range The new Hitachi SK-UHD8060B…