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YLY Parts Making Carbon Fiber Parts For Gimbal Camera & Multirotor Rigs:

YLY Parts Making Carbon Fiber Parts For Gimbal Camera & Multirotor Rigs:

YongLiYuan Parts Manufacturing or YLY Parts have joined Cinescopophilia as a sponsor. They are probably a company you have never heard of, yet they make parts for camera gear you love. YLY Parts are specialists in suppling custom made carbon fiber parts for the automotive industry, and now make high quality parts and tubes used […]

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The Great GoPro Hero 4 Specs & Release Date Hoax Rumour:

The Great GoPro Hero 4 Specs & Release Date Hoax Rumour:

When this website started we could easily have become a rumour only site. We have had good contacts and good fortune over the years and managed to break some good stories about cameras coming before anyone else. However thank goodness we opted to cover gear that is actually out more so than concentrating on hearsay. […]

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Extensive Look at The DJI Ronin Brushless Gimbal Camera Rig:

Extensive Look at The DJI Ronin Brushless Gimbal Camera Rig:

The Mob from Aerial Media Pros took the DJI Ronin brushless gimbal rig (GBR) for a spin at NAB 2014. Extensive private demo on the DJI Ronin while in Vegas at NAB. I think that the DJI Ronin will become the GoPro of gimbals – it is rugged, economical and easy to use. Please see […]

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Seriously Who Wouldn’t Want This Rugged Mount On a CineX In Their Driveway:

Seriously Who Wouldn’t Want This Rugged Mount On a CineX In Their Driveway:

At NAB 2014 Cineflex launched new Lightweight Camera Systems. But this rugged mount on a CineX shown on the NAB show floor is just to die for… Here is the Cineflex Press Release for NAB: With the Cineflex ULTRA, customers can customize their five-axis gyro-stabilized system with industry leading Ultra HD cameras, multiple lens, video […]

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PMG Multi-Rotors Talk About Gimbals and Copter Rigs:

PMG Multi-Rotors Talk About Gimbals and Copter Rigs:

Paulo Teixeira caught up with Connor Wyse of PMG Multi-Rotors at NAB 2014 and had a little talk about the company’s products including gimbals and copters. Check out the PMG Multi-Rotors TYTO hand-held camera stabilizer rig range: Video thanks to PhotoVideoSamplesEtc Please see PMG Multi-Rotors for more on their brushless gimbal camera rigs (BGR’s).

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Pssst They Are Making Candy Red Beaulieu 4008 Pro8mm Cameras:

Pssst They Are Making Candy Red Beaulieu 4008 Pro8mm Cameras:

Get your glad rags on, cause tonight we’re gonna party like it’s 1965. Did you know that 50 years after Eastman Kodak Company first introduced Super 8 filmmaking, you can still be one of the hip ones with your very own brand new Super 8 camera. Those champions over at Pro8mm have the little red […]

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Dirt Cheap GoPro Cages From $35:

Dirt Cheap GoPro Cages From $35:

Well if you invent it, it will get copied and churned out at a fraction of the cost. And so GoPro cages are turning up on Aliexpress dirt cheap. A simple and quick search reveals multiple GoPro cages selling from $35 up to $70+ and most have free shipping on Aliexpress. Gopro Cage New Gopro […]

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ikan DX5 and VX9i-2K Monitors:

ikan DX5 and VX9i-2K Monitors:

At NAB 2014 ikan had on display two prototype monitors at their stands. On show from ikan was the 5 inch next generation D series monitor the DX5 featuring HDMI in / out, SDI in / out, HDMI to SDI / SDI to HDMI conversion. Also on the floor was the 8.9 inch 3G-SDI VX9i-2K […]

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The NAB 2014 Canon C200 & C400 Camera Rumour Name & Shame List:

The NAB 2014 Canon C200 & C400 Camera Rumour Name & Shame List:

Now that NAB 2014 is done and dusted, it is time to talk about the camera’s not in the room. Prior to this years annual broadcasting showcase get together, a ludicrous news story did the rounds that a Canon C200 camera and C400 camera would be shown at NAB in Las Vegas. A simple and […]

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ikan D12 Monitor:

ikan D12 Monitor:

At NAB 2014 ikan showed off their prototype D12 monitor. The D12 has an ips 1920×1200 resolution LCD panel, 3G-SDI input / output, HDMI input / output, mini XLR power input, table stand, on screen tally, your choice of pro battery mount adapter, and supports up to 16 million colours. Hit ikan up for when […]

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Brushless Gimbal Rig On Steroids: Sony F5 & Custom Mounted Anamorphic 85mm Lens:

Brushless Gimbal Rig On Steroids: Sony F5 & Custom Mounted Anamorphic 85mm Lens:

When you think you have seen all the brushless gimbal camera rigs out there, along comes this BGR that handles a Sony F5 camera with custom anamorphic mount and 85mm Lens to make you sit up and take notice. The payload for this beasty is 22lbs Please see Aerialpixels for more about their unique BGR […]

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Rycote Goodies at NAB 2014:

Rycote Goodies at NAB 2014:

Rycote have announced the launch of two brand new products offering exceptional wind shielding performance at NAB 2014. The Super-Softie significantly enhances the performance achieved by the existing Softie windshield, through an innovative new aerodynamic shape, and brand new surface material – 3D-Tex, combining to achieve excellent acoustic transparency with superb attenuation of wind noise. […]

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The Axiom Beta 4K Camera and How You Can Get It:

The Axiom Beta 4K Camera and How You Can Get It:

Apertus have release details about the latest Beta development on their Axiom open source 4K camera. Crowdfunding is on the cards for the Axiom Beta and it means you could be the owner of one of the cheapest 4K cameras on the market. It looks like the Axiom Beta is about to become the cheapest […]

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Panavision Primo 70 Series of Lens: 27, 35, 40, 50, 65, 80, 100, 125, 150, 200, 250 mm:

Panavision Primo 70 Series of Lens: 27, 35, 40, 50, 65, 80, 100, 125, 150, 200, 250 mm:

Panavision stopped waving and picked up a bullhorn announcing the Primo 70 Series of lens. Panavision Primo 70 Series includes the follow lenses: 27mm, 35mm, 40mm, 50mm, 65mm, 80mm, 100mm, 125mm, 150mm, 200mm, and 250mm. Introducing the Primo 70 series lenses, the highest performance motion picture lenses ever developed. Primo 70 lenses on 35 mm […]

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ARRI L5 LED Fresnel at NAB 2014:

ARRI L5 LED Fresnel at NAB 2014:

ARRI have announced the newest member of the L-Series, the compact and lightweight L5. The L-Series started with the L7, an LED Fresnel with the same light qualities as a traditional tungsten Fresnel but with the added features of full CCT tuneability and color selection. The L5 now extends this successful line of products in […]

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A Look at the Came-TV High CRI 1024 5600K LED & 1024 Bi-colour LED Lights:

A Look at the Came-TV High CRI 1024 5600K LED & 1024 Bi-colour LED Lights:

Over the past couple of years we have been reviewing and testing gear internally for quite a few gear makers. Most of that camera gear made it successfully to market, but a few products didn’t thanks in part to our input as real world gear users. Vision Wrangler and Cinescopophilia are pleased to announce that […]

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An In-Depth Interview About the C200 & C400 Cameras With Canon at NAB 2014:

An In-Depth Interview About the C200 & C400 Cameras With Canon at NAB 2014:

Wait… We told you the Canon C200 and C400 cameras were not coming. We know rumours, and this was never going to happen, it was always a fabricated story by a pathetic Chav speaking poltroon eBay Blogger to get hits (much like the title of this article) No C200 and C400 cameras of course, so […]

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An In-Depth Interview About the CION Camera With AJA at NAB 2014:

An In-Depth Interview About the CION Camera With AJA at NAB 2014:

Bryce Button Product Marketing Manager with AJA talks to Adorama about all things CION at NAB. Join Michael Artsis at NAB 2014 with a first look at AJA’s Cion 4K camera. Please see Adorama for more DEETS about the CION camera from AJA.

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An In-Depth Interview About the Varicam 35 With Panasonic:

An In-Depth Interview About the Varicam 35 With Panasonic:

Looking for more information on the Panasonic VariCam 35? Here’s an in-depth interview with B&H at NABshow. Panasonic introduces their new VariCam 35, which has a Super 35-sized sensor and shoots DCI-spec 4K (as well as 2K and HD) to Express P2 cards. The modular PL-mount VariCam shoots up to 120 fps 4K to P2 […]

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In Depth NAB Booth Interview With Blackmagic Design:

In Depth NAB Booth Interview With Blackmagic Design:

StudioTech TV have gone to the Blackmagic Design booth at the NAB 2014 Exhibition and got the low down on all the new goodies, products, and upgrades that BMD have on offer. Thanks to StudioTech TV for taking us on a tour of the Blackmagic Design NAB booth.

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DaVinci Resolve 11 Official Announcement:

DaVinci Resolve 11 Official Announcement:

Blackmagic Design have announced DaVinci Resolve 11, a major upgrade with over 100 new editing and colour grading features. This new update includes major improvements in online editing plus context sensitive trimming, onset file cloning, photographer style color grading tools and an amazing new collaborative workflow that allows multiple users to work simultaneously on the […]

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With a Name Like Brown Bear 3-Axis DLSR Gimbal Stabiliser What’s Not To Love:

With a Name Like Brown Bear 3-Axis DLSR Gimbal Stabiliser What’s Not To Love:

With a Name Like Brown Bear 3-Axis DLSR Gimbal Stabiliser What’s Not To Love. Big Balance Technology have other animals for products too: The Gazelle, Husky, Mustang, and Gorilla. StudioTech TV caught up with Big Balance at NAB 2014:

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The ASSIMILATE Showreel at NAB 2014:

The ASSIMILATE Showreel at NAB 2014:

Super quick one for you: Check out the Assimilate showreel shown at NAB. ASSIMILATE Showreel NAB 2014

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Can’t Get to Nab? Sony Booth Comes To You:

Can’t Get to Nab? Sony Booth Comes To You:

Can’t get to NAB 2014 and see the exhibits on display such as the Sony one? Well Sony thought of that and Mark Bonifacio Director of Marketing, Sony Electronics video has done a little booth showcase just for you.

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Digital Cinema Society Looks at The AJA Cion Camera at NAB 2014:

Digital Cinema Society Looks at The AJA Cion Camera at NAB 2014:

James Mathers for the Digital Cinema Society talks to Tony Cacciarelli Product Marketing Manager from AJA Video Systems, about the new CION camera and the new LUT-BOX from AJA at NAB 2014.

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Schneider Optics Xenon 18mm & Cine-Xenar III 14mm Lenses NAB 2014:

Schneider Optics Xenon 18mm & Cine-Xenar III 14mm Lenses NAB 2014:

The folks from B&H had a little run through with Schneider Optics and their Xenon 18mm & Cine-Xenar III 14mm lenses at NAB 2014. At NAB 2014, Schneider Optics introduces two new wide, fast cine lenses, the Xenon 18mm T2.4 full-frame lens (available in EF, F, and PL mounts) and the Super 35-format Cine-Xenar III […]

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Meanwhile Panavision Tease… Or Wave Frantically:

Meanwhile Panavision Tease… Or Wave Frantically:

OK so Panavision have been dropping hints they have / want / need to change, and you need to too. Get ready for a major leap forward in optical performance says Panavision… IMAGINE IT. This is for the dreamers, the rule breakers, the pioneers who see infinite horizons & still ask for MORE. PUSH IT. […]

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Panasonic VariCam 35 4K Camera Vs Panasonic VariCam HS Camera:

Panasonic VariCam 35 4K Camera Vs Panasonic VariCam HS Camera:

A quick look at the difference between the Panasonic VariCam 35 4K camera Vs the Panasonic VariCam HS camera: Click on the image to get the full size. To see the full cheat sheet on the Panasonic VariCam 35 4K Camera, and Panasonic VariCam HS Camera please go HERE.

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Check Out the Orbiter 270 3.0 Stadium at NAB & Shoot Down the Death Star:

Check Out the Orbiter 270 3.0 Stadium at NAB & Shoot Down the Death Star:

Seriously how bad boy does this Camera Stabilization Systems from Orbiter look. Manios Digital & Film debuted the new and upgraded Orbiter 270 3.0 Stadium at NAB Stand C9539. The Orbiter 270 3.0 Stadium allows camera operators to work in tight spaces in sports venues without obstructing spectator sightlines; Sharpshooter captures rocket launches and other […]

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Blackmagic Design Cintel Film Scanner:

Blackmagic Design Cintel Film Scanner:

New Cintel film scanner features an innovative new wall mount and desktop design with Thunderbolt 2 for real-time scanning of 35mm and 16mm film up to 30fps in Ultra HD resolution! Blackmagic Design have announced a new model of Cintel Film Scanner designed with an architectural aesthetic that’s so thin it can even be wall […]

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Vocas MB-455 Matte Box and BP-18 19mm Dovetail Rail Support at NAB 2014:

Vocas MB-455 Matte Box and BP-18 19mm Dovetail Rail Support at NAB 2014:

Vocas Systems showcase its latest line-up of matte boxes, rail supports, focus controllers and other products at NAB 2014 (Stand C10518). Two new matte boxes will be on display, the MB-455 (an upgraded version of the popular MB-450) and the MB-435 (an upgrade of the MB-430). Both matte boxes feature a maximum lens diameter of […]

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Panasonic VariCam 35 4K & VariCam HS Strategic Alliance with Codex Digital:

Panasonic VariCam 35 4K & VariCam HS Strategic Alliance with Codex Digital:

Panasonic have announced updates to its new VariCam 35 4K and VariCam HS camera/recorders, including Apple ProRes 4444 and ProRes 422 HQ* support for HD recording, as well as a strategic product development alliance with Codex Digital to deliver a high-speed 4K uncompressed RAW recorder for the VariCam 35 camera. “Given the prevalence of ProRes […]

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JVC Now Have Four 4K Cameras Announced at NAB 2014:

JVC Now Have Four 4K Cameras Announced at NAB 2014:

Adding to the details we have already published from an older JVC press release, we now find buried deep in a newer release that they will have four 4K prototype cameras they will show for the first time at NAB 2014. Four 4K JVC Cameras at NAB 2014: GY-LSX1 4K shoulder mount camera GY-LSX2 4K […]

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ARRI AMIRA Camera Configuration Options:

ARRI AMIRA Camera Configuration Options:

The ARRI Amira camera comes in three configuration packages: Amira Camera Set, Amira Advanced, and Amira Premium. CONFIGURATION OPTIONS There are three camera configurations to choose from, differentiated by their feature sets. Customers then complete their package by selecting whatever combination of lens mount, battery mount and bottom plate meets their needs; these are configured […]

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Atomos Ninja Star Recorder:

Atomos Ninja Star Recorder:

Atomos have announced the Ninja Star recorder at NAB 2014, (7-10 April, Las Vegas Convention Center, booth number C9532). The Ninja Star is a must have for people who need to “Record Apple ProRes on Board” camera rigs, such as Drones, RC Helicopters, extreme sports and Reality TV. “Our customers screamed for a tiny flash […]

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Atomos Shogun 4K HDMI Monitor Recorder:

Atomos Shogun 4K HDMI Monitor Recorder:

Atomos have announced the new 4K Apple ProRes and RAW capable 12G-SDI and 4K HDMI Shogun at NAB 2014, (7-10 April, Las Vegas Convention Center, booth number C9532). “Shogun is the culmination of everything we stand for, amazing edit codec’s from the sensor like 4K ProRes and RAW Cinema DNG. Affordable 4K recording through Raided […]

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Digital Bolex Announce The D16M Native Monochrome Camera:

Digital Bolex Announce The D16M Native Monochrome Camera:

Digital Bolex have announced their D16M Native Monochrome camera. After a few months of testing we’re very excited to announce the D16M, boasting a black and white sensor for highest quality monochrome capture without the need to debayer, retaining a higher sensitivity to light and preserving the full dynamic range of the sensor. D16M Technical […]

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AJA Cion Camera Official Announcement:

AJA Cion Camera Official Announcement:

AJA Video Systems have officially announced their CION camera, an entirely new professional camera. CION features an ergonomic design and is capable of shooting at 4K/UltraHD and 2K/HD resolutions. AJA pioneered lens-to-post Apple ProRes workflows with the introduction of the Ki Pro product line in 2009; CION builds on this achievement by offering in-camera recording […]

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Blackmagic URSA Camera Official Announcement:

Blackmagic URSA Camera Official Announcement:

Blackmagic Design have announced their Blackmagic URSA camera, a new high end digital film camera designed to revolutionize workflow on set. Built to handle the ergonomics of large film crews as well as single person use, URSA has multiple accessories built in, including a massive 10 inch fold out on set monitor, large user upgradable […]

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Official Blackmagic Studio Camera & Blackmagic Studio Camera 4K Announcement:

Official Blackmagic Studio Camera & Blackmagic Studio Camera 4K Announcement:

Blackmagic Design have announced their Blackmagic Studio Camera, a new camera specifically designed for live production and available in 1080 HD and Ultra HD models starting from only $1,995. Blackmagic Studio Camera will be demonstrated on the Blackmagic Design NAB 2014 booth at #SL219. Blackmagic Studio Camera is one of the most advanced broadcast cameras […]

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Blackmagic Studio Camera Details:

Blackmagic Studio Camera Details:

At NAB 2014 Blackmagic Design have announced their 10-bit 4:2:2 video Blackmagic Studio Camera. Here is a quick rip from their manual… We are extremely excited to have designed the Blackmagic Studio Camera, ever since I was a teenager I have loved live production, it’s so exciting! Traditionally cameras with talkback and tally were very […]

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F&V SpectraHD 4 720p Monitor and EVF Sneak Peek:

F&V SpectraHD 4 720p Monitor and EVF Sneak Peek:

Super quick one for you: F&V have snuck out a little piccie of their SpectraHD 4 720p monitor and EVF which will be at NAB 2014. Booth C11539 at the 2014 NAB Show for those that want to play with the working prototype SpectraHD 4 720p monitor and EVF.

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ARRI Studio Matte Box SBM 1 Features Video Tour:

ARRI Studio Matte Box SBM 1 Features Video Tour:

Quick one for you; the ARRI Studio Matte Box SBM 1. A studio matte box for filter sizes up to 6.6″ x 6.6″, the SMB-1 is designed to be used with bigger wide-angle prime lenses and also with zooms. The SMB-1 Tilt has an integrated tilt module that counteracts image artefacts linked to filter reflections […]

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RED Announce: SIDEWINDER, Scarlet Dragon, RED 4K Broadcast Module, & Dragon Monochrome:

RED Announce: SIDEWINDER, Scarlet Dragon, RED 4K Broadcast Module, & Dragon Monochrome:

RED come to NAB 2014 with a swag bag full of goodies: From Jarred Land comes the news of the REDLINK and the REDLINK Development Kit, Dragon Monochrome camera, REDMAG 240GB, RED SWITCHBLADE-M, RED 4K Broadcast Module for DRAGON, Scarlet Dragon, and the RED SIDEWINDER to name but a few that have been the NAB […]

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Psst SmallHD DP7-PRO Monitor Becomes a Portable Real-Time Colour Grading System:

Psst SmallHD DP7-PRO Monitor Becomes a Portable Real-Time Colour Grading System:

Hot news from SmallHD for NAB 2014 is that via a firmware update, the DP7-PRO monitor turns into a portable, real-time colour grading system that can even send grades downstream and export them as 3D LUTs for post. It’s one of those things you have to experience to fully understand how cool it is. According […]

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ActionProducts Voodoo Master For Your Blackmagic Production 4K Camera:

ActionProducts Voodoo Master For Your Blackmagic Production 4K Camera:

Voodoo Master will allow you to get the most out of your Blackmagic Cinema Camera or Blackmagic Production Camera 4K with unparalleled functionality in a sexy and sinister compact unit. ActionProducts Voodoo Master Features Lemo power in An 8 pin standard Lemo for unregulated battery power also found on the ActionCam Raptor and ActionProducts EPIC […]

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Three 4K Cameras From JVC, a Mini, Compact and a Shoulder Mounted PL Mount Camera

Three 4K Cameras From JVC, a Mini, Compact and a Shoulder Mounted PL Mount Camera

Nothing like a last minute preview press release for NAB 2014… JVC are saying they have three 4K cameras on the NAB Show floor. A Mini 4K camera, a Compact 4K camera, and a Shoulder Mounted 4K camera with PL Mount for interchangeable lenses. JVC have also officially joined the Micro Four Thirds System standard. […]

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Grass Valley Announce 4K Native B4 lens LDX Camera & LDX XtremeSpeed Camera:

Grass Valley Announce 4K Native B4 lens LDX Camera & LDX XtremeSpeed Camera:

At their NAB Show press conference Grass Valley have announced they are making a 4K Native B4 lens LDX camera. Trials of the camera available this North American Summer. Along with a 4K workflow solution, Grass Valley also showed the LDX XtremeSpeed 6X (360 fps) ultra-slow-motion camera which is currently being trialed with Root Sports […]

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AJA Cion 4K Camera for $8995:

AJA Cion 4K Camera for $8995:

At a pre-NAB Show get together AJA have provided a small sneak peek into their new 4K60P (up to 120fps) camera called the Cion, which is expected to cost $8995. The APS-C sensor Cion 4K camera, also records 2K, & 1080p HD, Recording ProRes & AJA RAW. From we understand Cion to mean, it’s an […]

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Sony PXW-X180 MPEG HD422 50 Mbps Camera:

Sony PXW-X180 MPEG HD422 50 Mbps Camera:

At NAB 2014 Sony have announced the new PXW-X180 handheld solid-state memory camcorder is the latest addition to their XDCAM Series. Ideal for broadcast and professional video production applications, it features three 1/3” Full HD Exmor CMOS sensors and a new 25x optical zoom Sony G Lens with 26 mm wide angle. The PXW-X180 records […]

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CORTEX CarryOn Portable All-in-One Dailies Solution at NAB 2014:

CORTEX CarryOn Portable All-in-One Dailies Solution at NAB 2014:

At NAB 2014 MTI Film will introduce CORTEX CarryOn, its new, portable, all-in-one, on-set dailies solution that is powerful enough to handle the most demanding production tasks and yet small enough to fit in the overhead bin of an aircraft. Compact, lightweight and rugged, CORTEX CarryOn packs more power, offers greater versatility, and features a […]

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DJI Out RONIN a Handheld Brushless Gimbal Camera Rig:

DJI Out RONIN a Handheld Brushless Gimbal Camera Rig:

It’s a sneak peek of the Ronin, a handheld brushless gimbal camera rig, but you know DJI the makers of the famous Phantom and Phantom 2 multi-rotor aerial systems know a thing or two about gimbals. Looks like NAB 2014 is the place to be if you want to get first hand play with the […]

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Sony Reaffirm Adding ProRes Recording to the F5 and F55 Cameras:

Sony Reaffirm Adding ProRes Recording to the F5 and F55 Cameras:

Sony at NAB 2014 have reaffirmed their commitment to the addition of Apple ProRes on-board recording as a future hardware upgrade option for its F5 and F55 CineAlta 4K cameras. ProRes files will be stored and recorded internally to the F5 and F55 via Sony’s SxS PRO+ memory cards, which were specially designed to handle […]

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Sony α7S 4K Full-Frame Camera Specs and Video:

Sony α7S 4K Full-Frame Camera Specs and Video:

NAB 2014 and Sony have announced their 4K α7S Full-Frame Camera. The a7S features newly developed, wide dynamic range sensor with awe-inspiring sensitivity. Joining the acclaimed α7 and α7R family of the world’s smallest full-frame interchangeable lens cameras, Sony’s new α7S model puts extraordinary sensitivity, low noise and spectacular 4K video quality into the hands […]

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The MRMC Orbital Rig With 360 degree Motion Control:

The MRMC Orbital Rig With 360 degree Motion Control:

Aaaah Mark Roberts Motion Control you’ve done it again. The Orbital rig comes in different sizes and is made specifically to quickly take photos from all angles of product and items for online retail and museum artefact archiving. Turntables can be any size. Precise, fast and quick to use with the precision found standardly in […]

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SILK 3 Axis Brushless Gimbal Works With Blackmagic and GH4 Cameras:

SILK 3 Axis Brushless Gimbal Works With Blackmagic and GH4 Cameras:

Quick one for you: The Silk brushless gimbal camera rig, that can handle Blackmagic cameras and the Panasonic GH4 camera. Silk’s carbon fiber and aluminum design makes it light enough for both handheld and aerial applications. Powered by the Basecam Electronics Gimbal Control Board, the Silk Gimbal produces footage on a new level of stability […]

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Avid Everywhere Announced:

Avid Everywhere Announced:

Avid have made several key announcements around Avid Everywhere, the company’s strategic vision for the media and entertainment industry, centered on connecting creative professionals and media organizations with their audiences in more powerful, efficient, collaborative, and profitable ways. The company introduced its new Avid MediaCentral Platform and set of modular application suites that together represent […]

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G-RIG Valos is Well a Brushless Gimbal Camera Rig at NAB 2014:

G-RIG Valos is Well a Brushless Gimbal Camera Rig at NAB 2014:

G-RIG’s novel camera system VALOS, brushless gimbal camera rig goes to NAB 2014. A highly sensitive sensor detects natural body movement. The movement information is quickly processed by a microprocessor and passed on to the motors. These motors move the camera, which is mounted on the system, equally into the opposite direction of the natural […]

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OConnor 60L Tripod & 3 NEW Follow Focus Units at NAB 2014:

OConnor 60L Tripod & 3 NEW Follow Focus Units at NAB 2014:

OConnor debuts 60L tripod, photo and cine accessory kits at 2014, including cine and photo follow focus kits, O-Box WM, O-Grips Handgrips & Universal Baseplate. OConnor will present a growing line of camera and lens accessories during the National Association of Broadcasters show in Las Vegas, April 7 – 11, 2014. Engineered to address the […]

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Sachtler SPEEDLEVEL Clamp:

Sachtler SPEEDLEVEL Clamp:

Sachtler have launched the SPEEDLEVEL Clamp – an innovative new bowl clamp that is the perfect accessory for Sachtler’s renowned range of 100mm heads. As an industry leader, Sachtler offers premium quality camera support and the unique SPEEDLEVEL Clamp incorporates the company’s SPEEDLEVEL technology making levelling the head faster and more convenient. The innovative product […]

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Timecode Buddy mini rx Ultra Compact Timecode Generator and Receiver:

Timecode Buddy mini rx Ultra Compact Timecode Generator and Receiver:

Here is a sneak peek of the newly announced Timecode Buddy mini rx, an ultra compact timecode generator and receiver. Keep an eye on Timecode Buddy and hit them up at NAB 2014 at booth #C1439.

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Angénieux Optimo Style Series of Zoom & Anamorphic Lenses at NAB 2014:

Angénieux Optimo Style Series of Zoom & Anamorphic Lenses at NAB 2014:

Debuting at the NAB 2014 show is the Thales Angénieux Optimo Style series of zoom lenses featuring three new zooms – two hand-held; Optimo Style 16-40 and 30-76 and one full size Optimo Style 25-250 – to support new production needs for the migration to a more cinematic look with 4K quality. Highlighting Angénieux’s ongoing […]

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K-Tek TadpoleX For GoPro and Small Cameras:

K-Tek TadpoleX For GoPro and Small Cameras:

K-Tek have announced the TadpoleX, the newest member of its Tadpole small camera handle lineup. Tadpoles have become the popular solution for holding small HD action cameras. Made of black anodized aluminum, the TadpoleX three-section camera pole is engineered with the same precision as K-Tek’s market-leading boom microphone poles. With a fixed ¼-20 threaded stud […]

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K-Tek Introduces new Professional Audio Bag Division:

K-Tek Introduces new Professional Audio Bag Division:

K-Tek introduce audio production products at NAB 2014 in booth #C1736. The audio specialists at K-Tek have designed a range of bags from an audio-centric perspective. The Stingray1 Audio Bag is ideal for small mixer/recorders like the Sound Devices’ 633 and the Zaxcom MAXX, and the Stingray2 is made for the Sound Devices 664. Both […]

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Sachtler Ace Accessories: Ace Base Plate, Ace Follow Focus & Ace Matte Box:

Sachtler Ace Accessories: Ace Base Plate, Ace Follow Focus & Ace Matte Box:

Sachtler have announced the release of a new range of premium camera support gear – the Ace Accessories – to complement the established Ace product range. Ace Accessories include the Ace Base Plate, Ace Follow Focus and Ace Matte Box, and can be bought individually or as a package. The height adjustable base plate provides […]

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PLx1.4 Lens Extender For s35mm Sensor Cameras:

PLx1.4 Lens Extender For s35mm Sensor Cameras:

IB/E OPTICS from Germany have introduced the PLx1.4 Lens Extender for s35mm PL mount cameras. The PLx1.4 is an optical extender that extends the focal length of a S35 mm PL-mount lenses 1.4 times. The PLx1.4 features high-index, low-dispersion glass to ensure the highest possible resolution and contrast with minimal optical degradation. The optical design […]

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SHAPE Follow Focus PRO:

SHAPE Follow Focus PRO:

SHAPE have announced their new Follow Focus PRO for 15mm rods. While the Follow Focus Pro contains the essentials for pulling focus on any type of project production, the choice of either 15mm rod adaptors means that you can shape the system to meet your particular requirements. Main Features Follow focus system for use with […]

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Sachtler V-Mount Digital Battery Series and Fast Charger Series Coming to NAB 2014:

Sachtler V-Mount Digital Battery Series and Fast Charger Series Coming to NAB 2014:

Sachtler will introduce its new V-Mount Digital Battery Series and Fast Charger Series at NAB 2014. The high performance V-Mount Digital Battery Series enhances Sachtler’s industry leading roster of products with a battery line optimized specifically to power the digital cameras now being used for broadcast, cinema, and new media production. The Fast Charger Series […]

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The Amazingly Tiny one-cam Camera That Shot Scarlett Johansson in “Under the Skin”

The Amazingly Tiny one-cam Camera That Shot Scarlett Johansson in “Under the Skin”

The one-cam camera was designed by London VFX studio One Of Us and developed for the Jonathan Glazer movie “Under the Skin” starring Scarlett Johansson. London studio One Of Us is pleased to preview one-cam, their new small form-factor camera system. one-cam has been developed with an understanding of the entire filmmaking process, from shoot […]

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FUJINON HA18 × 5.5 Lens Comes to Town:

FUJINON HA18 × 5.5 Lens Comes to Town:

Fujifilm Corporation have announced that it will release the portable multipurpose TV camera zoom lens “FUJINON HA18 × 5.5” in late June 2014. This new addition to the company’s lineup of HDTV lenses for TV cameras offers 18× zoom from 5.5mm on the wide angle end to capture footage with a powerful impact for a […]

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Canon Upgrade C500 Camera With Cinema RAW Development 1.3 Software:

Canon Upgrade C500 Camera With Cinema RAW Development 1.3 Software:

Canon have announced a software upgrade for the EOS C500 digital cinema camera. The upgrade twill enable users to more efficiently on-set production workflows. The Company plans to offer the free-of-charge Cinema RAW Development software upgrade* starting in October 2014. EOS C500 The new Cinema RAW Development 1.3 software, currently under development, will deliver enhanced […]

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Canon HJ18ex7.6B Portable HD Eng Lens:

Canon HJ18ex7.6B Portable HD Eng Lens:

Canon have announced the HJ18ex7.6B portable HD zoom lens, the predecessor to the HJ17ex7.6B lens. Utilizing a generous focal length range of 7.6mm to 137mm (15.2mm to 274mm with its built-in 2X extender) and a Minimum Object Distance (MOD) of 0.56m (10mm with Macro), this new member of Canon’s family of HD portable lenses enables […]

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Canon XF205 And XF200 Cameras Drop for NAB 2014:

Canon XF205 And XF200 Cameras Drop for NAB 2014:

Canon have announced the compact Canon XF205 and XF200 Professional Camcorders, building on technologies carried over from the XA25 and XA20 Professional Camcorders and offering improved performance and enhanced operability in response to industry feedback. Positioned above the XF105 and XF100 Professional Camcorder models, the new Canon XF205 and XF200 Professional Camcorders are equipped with […]

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Canon 17-120mm T2.95 CINE-SERVO Zoom Lens Drops for NAB 2014:

Canon 17-120mm T2.95 CINE-SERVO Zoom Lens Drops for NAB 2014:

Shallow, creative depth of field, high-resolution and optimal low-light shooting capabilities are just some of the many reasons that large, single-sensor digital cameras have been kitted and rigged for use in nearly every application involving video capture. Further enhancing the versatility and adoption of these cameras into markets such as ENG (Electronic News Gathering), documentary, […]

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ARRI Alexa XT Camera Open Gate Lens Coverage by Gulf Camera:

ARRI Alexa XT Camera Open Gate Lens Coverage by Gulf Camera:

The Mob over at Gulf Camera attempt to answer the question: Which lenses will cover “Open Gate” on the ARRI Alexa XT camera? From Gulf Camera… Super 35 film has an image circle of 28.5mm and the Alexa 16:9 is a little smaller at 27.8mm. Using the “Open Gate” mode on the Alexa XT camera […]

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FUJINON ZK12×25 4K High Zoom Ratio Cine Lens Dropping at NAB 2014:

FUJINON ZK12×25 4K High Zoom Ratio Cine Lens Dropping at NAB 2014:

Fujifilm Corporation have announced that it will release a new high zoom ratio cine lens “FUJINON ZK12×25” (hereinafter “ZK12×25”), compatible with 4K* cinema cameras, in late June 2014. Equipped with the 35mm PL mount**, the most common format for cinema cameras, the ZK12×25 boasts a high zoom ratio covering the focal length of 25mm to […]

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Thales Angénieux to Drop Mid-Budget Lens Series at NAB 2014:

Thales Angénieux to Drop Mid-Budget Lens Series at NAB 2014:

Delivering High End Multimedia Production with 4K Quality Angénieux will disclose at NAB 2014 a new line of mid-budget zoom lenses. The new lenses, descended from the Optimo line, take into consideration the industry’s most stringent requirements for ergonomics and versatility for live TV recording. The proliferation of 4K digital screens and the advent of […]

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Manios Digital & Film Drops Low-Cost High Resolution 7″ HDMI Field Monitor at NAB 2014:

Manios Digital & Film Drops Low-Cost High Resolution 7″ HDMI Field Monitor at NAB 2014:

Manios Digital & Film will introduce a 7-inch LED 1080p HDMI field monitor at NAB 2014. The Manios MD7 Field Monitor, which NAB visitors can see at Manios Digital & Film Stand C9539, is designed for use with DSLR cameras. Less than an inch thick and weighing only 12.9 oz., the monitor offers high resolution […]

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Four new IDX ENDURA lithium ion V-Mount batteries Coming to NAB 2014:

Four new IDX ENDURA lithium ion V-Mount batteries Coming to NAB 2014:

IDX have announced four new ENDURA lithium ion V-Mount batteries are dropping at NAB 2014: CUE-D75, CUE-D95, CUE-D150, and E-HL10DS. The newest additions to the ENDURA battery family are economical and cover a wide variety of capacities, ranging from 73Wh to 146Wh. Each battery comes equipped with a D-Tap and a 4 Step Power Indicator […]

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Que Audio 210 Hybrid Sniper Mic Kit Coming to NAB 2014:

Que Audio 210 Hybrid Sniper Mic Kit Coming to NAB 2014:

Que Audio 210 Hybrid Sniper Mic Kit released by QUE Audio at NAB 2014. Here is a basic overview of the Que Audio 210 Hybrid Sniper Mic Kit. Comparisons between the 210H mic and the internal mics of a Nikon D7000 & Apple iPhone 5 in various outdoor settings including 0db, +10db & +20db, and […]

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