Gear — New Mount Converter for Using Sigma SA And Canon EF Lenses On Sony E-Mount Cameras

Sigma announces $249 MC-11 Mount Converter that allows usage of fifteen Sigma Canon EF mount and Sigma SA mount lenses on Sony E mount cameras
David Alexander Willis
Sony mirrorless camera users just gained several new glass options through Sigma and the MC-11 Mount Converter. At only $249 in either Sony E-mount for Canon lenses or Sony E-mount for Sigma lenses, the MC-11 gives Sony E mount cameras compatibility with fifteen Sigma Canon Mount (EF) or Sigma Mount…

NAB Wrap-Up 2016 — Rounding Up Ten Of The Top New Gear Announcements

From cameras to lighting to lenses, this year’s convention unleashed the latest toys for VR, HDR, 8K and IP
David Alexander Willis
The NAB registered attendance topped 103,000 this year, with nearly 2,000 exhibitors covering more than a million square feet of ground. Try as we might, with more than sixty meet-and-greets, the HDVP team saw a number of fun and exiting new technologies that we just didn’t have the time to…

NAB 2016 — The Kinefinity Terra Camera Brings Affordable 6K To The Masses

With capture at up to 6K and 5K resolutions, versatile options and a body weight of only 920g, the new Terra is an earth shaker
David Alexander Willis
There was a big surprise in the back halls of NAB with Chinese company Kinefinity and their very affordable 6K and 5K Terra camera models at $6000 and $5000 respectively. With Super 35 sensor and Steel/Titanium Alloy Kine MOUNT PL mount, the system can also be mounted to Canon EF…

NAB 2016 — Sennheiser’s Virtual Reality Microphone And New MKE 440, MK4 And HandMic Digitals

The company showcased a number of new audio solutions at this year’s convention including surround sound VR technology
David Alexander Willis
I had heard from several people during NAB about the VR audio display from Sennheiser, and even though I stopped by early in the morning on Wednesday to visit, it was already thronged with people, especially unusual considering the booth was found in the remote North Hall. The AMBEO 3D…

NAB 2016 — Creamsource LED Film And Television Lighting Range from Outsight

A discussion with Tama Berkeljon on the Creamsource lighting used on productions like Captain America: Civil War, The Hobbit and Zero Dark Thirty
David Alexander Willis
HDVP Editor Simon Wakelin — Memorable meetings over the past few days included a chat with Tama Berkeljon, Managing Director at Outsight Pty Ltd, who produces the Creamsource range of high end lights. A specialist in film and TV lighting, the company possesses some of the most advanced LED technology…

NAB 2016 — Wrapping Up The New Camera Announcements From RED, Canon, Panasonic And Sony

HDVP Editor Simon Wakelin discusses cam production at this year's convention
David Alexander Willis
HDVP Editor Simon Wakelin — New firmware upgrades were also afoot including Sony’s 2.0 update providing RAW output from the PXW-FS5. This allows F5S owners to now take full advantage of recording RAW 4K 12-bit quality footage to any compatible external recorder. This includes Atomos who, along with Convergent Design,…
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