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Mikrotron eosens TS3 Handheld High-Speed Camera:

Mikrotron eosens TS3 Handheld High-Speed Camera:

| September 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Mikrotron have released the new eosens TS3 handheld high-speed camera. This portable, affordable, battery operated camera puts all the power of a high end, high-speed camera, in the palm of your hand! “We wanted to develop a high-speed camera that was going to be easy to use, versatile and very portable, unlike many of the […]

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KineRAW S35 2K Camera and KineMAG SSD Come On Down:

KineRAW S35 2K Camera and KineMAG SSD Come On Down:

| August 22, 2012 | 0 Comments

We told you earlier the KineRAW S35 Camera from Kinefinity was dropping this month and now it has finally been announced for sale at BIRTV in a three tiered style structure. A bare base model, one with extras, and full blown camera with all the goodies. The first 20 customers to grab a KineRAW S35 […]

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The Difference Between ARRI MB-20 I & ARRI MB-20 II Matte Box:

The Difference Between ARRI MB-20 I & ARRI MB-20 II Matte Box:

| July 1, 2012

Michael Best from ARRI Professional Camera Accessories demonstrates on an the ARRI ALEXA camera the very versatile options offered by the modular MB-20 I and II matte box systems. The Matte Box-20 (MB-20) series easily adapts for use with lightweight support, bridge plate support rods, or clamped onto and supported by the camera lens. For […]

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JVC GC-XA1 ADIXXION POV Action Camera & Video Examples:

JVC GC-XA1 ADIXXION POV Action Camera & Video Examples:

| June 29, 2012

The new JVC GC-XA1 ADIXXION POV camera is pocket-sized and weighs barely a quarter pound. The JVC GC-XA1 ADIXXION camera is waterproof to a depth of five meters (16.4 feet), shockproof to withstand a fall from two meters (6.5 feet), dustproof and freeze-proof, all without the need for a separate housing. In addition, ADIXXION includes […]

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Vision Research Adds the v411 to its Phantom V Series Camera Lineup:

Vision Research Adds the v411 to its Phantom V Series Camera Lineup:

| June 28, 2012

Vision Research extends the company’s Phantom 1 Megapixel (Mpx)-v-Series line of digital high-speed cameras with the addition of the v411 camera. The addition of the v411 camera provides consumers with even more options to get the performance they need within budget. The v411 camera uses the same technology as other 1Mpx v-Series cameras, adding a […]

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New Render of the Midas Mount SnapFocus Follow Focus Rig:

New Render of the Midas Mount SnapFocus Follow Focus Rig:

| June 27, 2012

Sponsor post: Midas Mount have a new render of their upcoming SnapFocus follow focus rig they have kindly shared with us. Seems to be a more refined unit now compared to the prototype we have seen previously. Check out Focus one of the vids Midas Mount have out showing off the SnapFocus in action: FOCUS […]

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The Future of Cameras Starts With Your Iris, Workshops on Monday:

The Future of Cameras Starts With Your Iris, Workshops on Monday:

| June 25, 2012

Royal College of Art graduate Mimi Zou has come up with the Iris camera, an all in one camera and lens that is controlled by your eye. Iris is a biometrics enabled camera controlled by your eye. It lets you capture stunning footage exactly as you see, however you see. The Iris camera can recognize […]

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How to Guide: REDCINE-X PRO Saving Looks to the Camera:

How to Guide: REDCINE-X PRO Saving Looks to the Camera:

| June 24, 2012

Handy video tutorial from RED showing how to save a look originally shot on the camera transferred to a DIT and made in REDCINE-X Pro then saved as a .RMD file and then saved back to the camera. Make a mistake and don’t like the look anymore, no dramas it is shot on RAW. Fix […]

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ARRI Alexa Showreel:

ARRI Alexa Showreel:

| June 24, 2012

The ARRI Alexa showreel that played at NAB 2012: Enjoy movie, TV, and TVC scenes from the likes of: What To Expect When You’re Expecting, The Wholly Family, Downtown Abby, Rampart, The Avengers, Seeking a Friend For The End Of The World, Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close, The Dictator, Abraham Lincoln Vampire Hunter, Young Adult, […]

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SKIER PRO Canon C300 Camera Rig and Beyond:

SKIER PRO Canon C300 Camera Rig and Beyond:

| June 22, 2012

SKIER PRO Rig is reported to be a strong but lightweight camera rig weighting just 2770g including a follow focus. Every rod base has 1/4″ screw holes allowing for the mounting of accessories like monitors or LED lights onto the rig. Not much to go on, just the PR blerb and a picture. Hope you […]

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First Footage from the trendy Super 8 Rhonda Cam:

First Footage from the trendy Super 8 Rhonda Cam:

| June 21, 2012

Back at Cine Gear 2012 the super 8 Rhonda Cam nabbed a few booth swingers and road tested a whole slew of film stock to suss out the unique beautiful qualities that is 8mm. Fast forward to now and bingo boingo we have test footage from the trendy Rhonda Cam. A variety of Pro8mm’s daylight […]

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Antelope PICO the POV Style Ultra Slow Motion Camera System at 250fps:

Antelope PICO the POV Style Ultra Slow Motion Camera System at 250fps:

| June 19, 2012

Who said the 2/3″ sensor is dead? Must have been sippin the herbal tea. Why just look at the new Antelope PICO it is the world´s first POV camera that can record up to 330 fps in native 1080i HD and it is a 2/3″ sensor. The Antelope provides a permanent HD-SDI Live Video Out […]

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Ikonoskop A-Cam dll Camera Starter Kit:

Ikonoskop A-Cam dll Camera Starter Kit:

| June 19, 2012

Who doesn’t like a good value added bundling of camera gear? Ikonoskop the makers of the A-Cam camera are offering up a camera swag to get you into the CinemaDNG frame. Here is our new kit to get you started shooting uncompressed RAW. It includes one A-Cam dll camera body with IMS mount, one IMS […]

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Teenie Weenie Grip Gear Bicycle Mount Options for GoPro Cameras:

Teenie Weenie Grip Gear Bicycle Mount Options for GoPro Cameras:

| June 16, 2012

Great demo and great run through from the guys at Filmtools on the bicycle mounting options they have for GoPro and smaller cameras. Stan McClain of Filmtools shows off the new Unruly Headgear cage for GoPro being used with Filmtools Teenie Weenie Grip Gear to construct various bicycle mounts. For more on the mounting options […]

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42 Canon 550D Cameras used on a Single Shot Full Body Capture:

42 Canon 550D Cameras used on a Single Shot Full Body Capture:

| June 15, 2012

Need people cloned for multiple characters in your movie, want 3D modelling for your console game, or new clothing line? Maybe you need a body part scanned for a medical procedure? Well you are in luck because Lee Perry-Smith from the UK based company Infinite-Realities can rig up to 56 DSLR cameras to take a […]

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Camp RED Where Kids Aged 9 to 15 Shoot Like Pros on RED:

Camp RED Where Kids Aged 9 to 15 Shoot Like Pros on RED:

| June 12, 2012

Kids aged from 9 to 15 can shoot with the same cameras that shot The Amazing Spider-Man and The Hobbit at RED Studios Hollywood, at Camp RED. The kids are happily called Campers and the Campers get to shoot on RED One and EPIC cameras, complete their projects using an Adobe workflow, and see their […]

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ION AIR PRO the First POV Cloud Based Connected Video Camera:

ION AIR PRO the First POV Cloud Based Connected Video Camera:

| June 6, 2012

ION first product is a suite of HD 1080p POV sports video cameras with Wi-Fi connectivity to make it easy to share and upload video clips. Each camera comes with 8GB of free ION CLOUD storage. There are currently three different ION packages available in the US, Japan, Australia and Europe: Mike Waltze Films works […]

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The Rhonda Cam A trendy Super 8 Camera from Pro8mm:

The Rhonda Cam A trendy Super 8 Camera from Pro8mm:

| June 2, 2012

The Rhonda Cam Super 8 camera prototype by Pro8mm is getting beta tested at Cine Gear Expo by the shows attendees. The trendy super 8 camera is named after Pro8mm company’s co-owner Rhonda, naturally enough. The Ronda Cam evolved from a Canon 310 XL super 8 camera which was originally produced from 1975-1983. It was […]

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What Camera Gear Needs a Kickstarter Campaign:

What Camera Gear Needs a Kickstarter Campaign:

| May 31, 2012

Over the years we have seen some cool camera gear and rigs available firstly from traditional bricks and mortar and now from clicks and order, but what if you could revisit a product that just never made it big time. What camera gear would you like to see get over the production line via crowd […]

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MALSTROEM Camera Rig:

MALSTROEM Camera Rig:

| May 29, 2012

Founded by three guys with deep roots in the action sports scene, they try to bring you accessories for your DSLR and camcorder that enable you to capture the action easier and make your footage more exciting. All our products are made in Germany to ensure maximum quality. Delta-Handle 150 The MALSTROEM Delta-Handle 150 enables […]

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Midas Mount SnapFocus a Revolutionary Cable Driven Follow Focus System:

Midas Mount SnapFocus a Revolutionary Cable Driven Follow Focus System:

| May 26, 2012

Spotted this teaser slipping through the Tweet streams about SnapFocus a new cable driven Follow Focus coming from Midas Mount via a KickStarter campaign. The SnapFocus by Midas Mount is a revolutionary new cable-driven follow focus system that brings focus control to the tips of your fingers whether your camera is mounted to a shoulder […]

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The ikan DSLR USB Remote Grip revision 2:

The ikan DSLR USB Remote Grip revision 2:

| May 26, 2012

ikan have the next version of their DSLR USB Remote Grip revision 2. Cinescopophilia showed you the original ikan USB Remote Grip HERE. Tested on the Canon 5D MKII, 7D, 5D MKIII, and T2i. Once ikan get their C300 back from CineGear they will be testing it as well. The results? Consistent and potentially very […]

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Workshop by Bill Holshevnikoff on Lighting & Shooting:

Workshop by Bill Holshevnikoff on Lighting & Shooting:

| May 26, 2012

Nice set lighting & shooting workshop at NAB 2012 by Bill Holshevnikoff who has been lighting and shooting award-winning broadcast, corporate and documentary programming for over 20 years. Bill talked about some recent experiences using LEDs and his approach to creating a naturalistic look for lighting sets, products and people. Please see ARRI for more […]

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FOR-A FT-ONE Camera Full 4K Recording up to 1,000fps:

FOR-A FT-ONE Camera Full 4K Recording up to 1,000fps:

| May 25, 2012

FOR-A will debut the FT-ONE full 4K high resolution variable frame rate camera—the world’s first full 4K super slow motion camera at Cine Gear Expo 2012. Harnessing the power of a state-of-the-art, FOR-A originally developed, high-sensitivity CMOS color sensor “FT1-CMOS”, the FT-ONE records and plays back full 4K (4096 x 2160) film look imagery. To […]

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First 8K Transmission & Ultra High Definition Shoulder Mount Camera:

First 8K Transmission & Ultra High Definition Shoulder Mount Camera:

| May 24, 2012

First up check out the new prototype 8K Ultra High Definition shoulder mount camera from NHK shown in this video from DigInfo News. We have seen a few box and studio versions of the camera over the years but this is the first 8K camcorder that is compact and portable. Earlier in May NHK successfully […]

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ARRI ALEXA M Camera is it the Ideal Camera for Shooting:

ARRI ALEXA M Camera is it the Ideal Camera for Shooting:

| May 24, 2012

Move over DSLR cameras because the ALEXA M is the ideal camera and the ideal size for shooting with 3D rigs, POV, Crashcam, helicopter shots, underwater rigs, car interiors / exteriors, action photography, Steadicam handheld and more. “The M worked very well in a 3D rig and very well on a Steadicam, but the setup […]

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F1 Car Shot at 120fps and the New ARRI ALEXA Firmware:

F1 Car Shot at 120fps and the New ARRI ALEXA Firmware:

| May 23, 2012

Quick one for you with some sweet 120fps action by DP Jonathan Jones of Ember Films in the UK who recently shot a Formula 1 season-opening promotional film for the Caterham F1 team using the ARRI ALEXA’s 120 fps high speed option. Also new firmware is available from ARRI for the Alexa HERE. See ARRI […]

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Nikon D800 Receives the GP2012 Camera of the Year Award:

Nikon D800 Receives the GP2012 Camera of the Year Award:

| May 17, 2012

Nikon announce that its D800 digital-SLR camera is the recipient of the Camera GP2012 Camera of the Year and Readers Awards. The Camera GP2012 Camera of the Year award is presented to the best still camera released on the Japanese market between April 1, 2011 and March 31, 2012. This is the seventh time a […]

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D800 LockPort 800 DSLR Clamp with Mini To Full Size HDMI Adapter:

D800 LockPort 800 DSLR Clamp with Mini To Full Size HDMI Adapter:

| May 5, 2012

The LockPort 800 protects definitely the fragile output on your Nikon D800 and Nikon D800E camera from tough production abuse with a rock solid universal clamp and a smart mini to full-size HDMI adapter. The LockPort 800 camera plate is designed to fit easily every head, baseplate, sliding plate, support out there using the original […]

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Mix and Match Pro Camera Accessories from ARRI:

Mix and Match Pro Camera Accessories from ARRI:

| May 5, 2012

ARRI are back and this time Technical Sales Representative Snehal Patel shows off the mix-and-match versatility and modularity of ARRI Pro Camera Accessories including the new handgrip system, camera cages, follow focuses, battery and recorder plates. Part one of the ARRI Pro Camera Accessories can be found HERE. For more about the ARRI Mix and […]

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Redrock Micro New ultraCage and ultraBase for DSLR Cameras:

Redrock Micro New ultraCage and ultraBase for DSLR Cameras:

| May 4, 2012

Redrock Micro released the new ultraCage DSLR and ultraBase support for DSLR cameras. The Redrock Micro ultraCage secures the camera body at three points: screws into the camera base, fastens to the top hot shoe and locks the camera in place with the anti-rotation pin. The ultraCage supports a wide variety of DSLR bodies and […]

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Massive 10 Minutes of Pure ARRI Pro Camera Accessories:

Massive 10 Minutes of Pure ARRI Pro Camera Accessories:

| May 3, 2012

ARRI have popped up a presentation video of all their camera accessory goodies they had proudly displaying at NAB 2012. ARRI technical sales representative / pro camera accessories Snehal Patel runs through all the new and just released ARRI camera accessories for turning cameras like DSLR’s, the Sony F3 and the Canon C300 into a […]

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Ikonoskop A-Cam DII Panchromatic Black & White Digital Cinema Camera:

Ikonoskop A-Cam DII Panchromatic Black & White Digital Cinema Camera:

| April 26, 2012

Ikonoskop love the old black and white cinematography days so much they produced their own black and white digital cinema camera. To celebrate the free spirit of filmmaking, and paying respect to the masters of the art, Ikonoskop is now introducing the first black and white Digital Cinema Camera, the A-cam DII Panchromatic Edition Carl […]

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ikan USB & LANC Based Remote Grips For DSLR Camera Prototypes:

ikan USB & LANC Based Remote Grips For DSLR Camera Prototypes:

| April 17, 2012

ikan have two proof of concept prototypes that they have been playing around with and can be checked out at their NAB booth. The ikan USB & LANC Remote grips are in prototype phase and a blast to work with. They’re compatible with all 1/4″ mounting methods. These videos have no real audio as I […]

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Panasonic’s Jan Crittenden Talks Cameras & the 4K Varicam:

Panasonic’s Jan Crittenden Talks Cameras & the 4K Varicam:

| April 17, 2012

The Guys at Landmine Media have been pushing microphones into the faces of the who’s who and filming the what’s what at NAB 2012. Landmine Media talks to Jan Crittenden from Panasonic and she tells us all about Panasonic’s latest camera announcements at NAB 2012 including the AG AC160A, AG AC130A, HPX250 Upgrade, HPX255, HPX600 […]

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BMD Cinema Camera NAB 2012 Blackmagic Design Interview:

BMD Cinema Camera NAB 2012 Blackmagic Design Interview:

| April 17, 2012

The Blackmagic Design BMD Cinema Camera has caused a huge stir at NAB 2012 and rightly so. Here we have a great interview from the guys at CineDigital.TV that is in English and the questions are in both English and Spanish. We now have the Landmine Media interview with BMD up too. Enjoy. Thanks to […]

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Blackmagic Design Cinema Camera $3K For 2.5K RAW Uncompressed:

Blackmagic Design Cinema Camera $3K For 2.5K RAW Uncompressed:

| April 17, 2012

Blackmagic Design have a camera that has a 2.5K sensor, can do 13 stops of dynamic range and 12-bit RAW, Uncompressed files. Blackmagic Design have announced the BMD Cinema Camera and it is just $2995. Well known Australian Cinematographer John Brawley had a very hands on dealings with the BMD Cinema Camera. Video thanks to […]

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Carl Zeiss 35mm, 50mm & 85mm T1.5 Super Speed lenses:

Carl Zeiss 35mm, 50mm & 85mm T1.5 Super Speed lenses:

| April 16, 2012

Carl Zeiss have dropped three new Super Speed lenses with fast T1.5 aperture and in focal lengths of 35mm, 50mm and 85mm. The new Carl Zeiss Compact Prime CP.2 Super Speed lenses offer filmmakers new opportunities for shooting in low-light conditions. Like the other Compact Prime CP.2 lenses, the new Super Speed lenses cover a […]

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Sony PMW-100 XDCAM Camera at NAB with Specs Out in May:

Sony PMW-100 XDCAM Camera at NAB with Specs Out in May:

| April 16, 2012

Sony have introduced the full-featured light and compact PMW-100 XDCAM handheld camcorder. The Sony new PMW-100 joins Sony’s XDCAM HD422 line-up as the smallest and lightest camera in the XDCAM family. “Advancements in digital imaging technology have enabled journalists and professional videographers to cover stories by using portable devices such as cell phones, DSLRs, and […]

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Panasonic AG-HPX600 P2 HD Camera AVC-ULTRA Recording Coming:

Panasonic AG-HPX600 P2 HD Camera AVC-ULTRA Recording Coming:

| April 16, 2012

Panasonic unveiled the AG-HPX600 a new P2 HD camcorder with 10-bit 4:2:2 AVC-Intra recording and the lowest weight of a shoulder-mount unit. Weighing less than 7 pounds and using low power, the HPX600 incorporates a newly-developed 2/3 type MOS sensor to produce beautiful HD and SD images. The HPX600 will achieve the high sensitivity of […]

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AATON Delta Penelope 14 Stop DR & Multi-Slot Shutter at 100 ISO:

AATON Delta Penelope 14 Stop DR & Multi-Slot Shutter at 100 ISO:

| April 15, 2012

The AATON Delta Penelope camera with 14 stop dynamic range and Super35 Dalsa CCD sensor is all hot and ready for NAB action. The Delta Penelope now sports 800 and 100 ISO sensitivities (patent pending) eliminating the need for special anti-IR neutral density filters. The AATON Delta Penelope works with 90% pixel-fill allowing for 7K […]

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Listec PromptWare PW-04 Four Inch Teleprompter:

Listec PromptWare PW-04 Four Inch Teleprompter:

| April 14, 2012

The Listec PromptWare PW-04 Four inch teleprompter kit is a perfect fit for small cameras. The Listec PromptWare PW-04 is a four-inch prompter that attaches to the front of the lens of small cameras and uses your iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad and Android Phones and Tablets. The Listec PromptWare PM-04 is available complete with case, […]

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Canon XF Series Camera Firmware Upgrade to 1440 x 1080 35mbps:

Canon XF Series Camera Firmware Upgrade to 1440 x 1080 35mbps:

| April 13, 2012

Canon announced a new firmware update for all four models of the Company’s XF-series professional camcorders, enabling a new 35mbps recording mode. The new firmware enables a highly utilized recording mode, popular with many major news broadcast corporations, capturing 1440 x 1080 HD video at 35mbps at 60i or 50i. This format is designed to […]

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Canon Cinema EOS C500 and Cinema EOS C500 PL 4K Cameras:

Canon Cinema EOS C500 and Cinema EOS C500 PL 4K Cameras:

| April 13, 2012

Canon have announced they are developing two 4K digital cinematography cameras as part of its acclaimed new Cinema EOS System of professional cinematography products. Designated as the Cinema EOS C500 for use with EF-mount lenses, and the Cinema EOS C500 PL for use with PL-mount lenses, the cameras will be capable of originating 4K (4096 […]

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Panasonic 4K AVC-Ultra H.264 4:4:4 Mezzanine compression 450Mbps:

Panasonic 4K AVC-Ultra H.264 4:4:4 Mezzanine compression 450Mbps:

| April 10, 2012

It has been no secret that Panasonic have been working on their next level advanced AVC-Ultra cameras and the workflow needed to comfortably tackle them. As far back as NAB last year Panasonic confirmed they were nutting out new workflow possibilities that would include 4K and now at NAB 2012 AVC-Ultra 4K Intra frame compression […]

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First Footage from the Sony FS700 Camera:

First Footage from the Sony FS700 Camera:

| April 6, 2012

First footage from the Sony FS700 camera have emerged. Lots of slomo goodness is on display from the new Super 35mm camera model that is designed for high-speed shooting and is capable of capturing footage at up to 960 frames per second. The camcorder also features a range of capabilities such as 3G HD-SDI output […]

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Sony HXR-NX30 Camera Promotional Video:

Sony HXR-NX30 Camera Promotional Video:

| April 4, 2012

The Sony HXR-NX30 camera promotional video is worth watching just for the moon walking camera girl and the steadicam operators reaction. Almost. Sony likes showing off their Balanced Optical SteadyShot image stabilisation technology in the HXR-NX30 promotional video in an almost camp fashion. Not that there is anything wrong with that. See Sony if you […]

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Sony PMW-100 Camera Promotional Video Showing Some Features:

Sony PMW-100 Camera Promotional Video Showing Some Features:

| April 4, 2012

Sony have released a promotional video for their PMW-100 XDCAM camera. Sexy and sleek it looks like a promo backdrop runner destined for NAB screens. The video does show off the newly developed 1/2.9-inch “Exmor” CMOS sensor that sits up front in the Sony PMW-100 camera. Also shown off in the video are the PMW-100 […]

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Sony PMW-100 Camera Comes Out For $4,500:

Sony PMW-100 Camera Comes Out For $4,500:

| April 3, 2012

More details on the Sony full-featured yet light and compact PMW-100 handheld camcorder. The new Sony PMW-100 joins Sony’s XDCAM HD422 line-up as the smallest and lightest camera in the XDCAM family. “Advancements in digital imaging technology have enabled journalists and professional videographers to cover stories by using portable devices such as cell phones, DSLRs, […]

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Phantom Miro M320S Digital High Speed Camera:

Phantom Miro M320S Digital High Speed Camera:

| April 3, 2012

Vision Research presents the Phantom Miro M320S digital high-speed camera, which takes portable high-speed imaging to the next level by combining the lightweight, rugged design of Vision Research’s latest Miro family with advanced features not found on any other camera in its class. “Our new M320S follows Vision Research’s Miro M-Series tradition in versatility by […]

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