To meet the needs of those who need a power solution that’s compatible with more compact digital stills and motion cameras, Core SWX debuted the HC9 Mini at NAB 2017. As the newest addition to the company’s Hypercore line, this 98wh (14.8v) battery is a lighter, more mobile option for camera set-ups, weighing in at Read more…
To meet the needs of those who need a power solution that’s compatible with more compact digital stills and motion cameras, Core SWX debuted the HC9 Mini at NAB 2017. As the newest addition to the company’s Hypercore line, this 98wh (14.8v) battery is a lighter, more mobile option for camera set-ups, weighing in at 1.9 lbs. and only 3.54 in. x 4.65... Read more
Available immediately, the updates are designed to enhance the performance of Olympus cameras and lenses with the latest functions, including compatibility with the Profoto Air Remote TTL-O
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II
Olympus has announced performance firmware updates for OM-D and PEN cameras—currently, the OM-D E-M1 Mark II, OM-D E-M5 Mark II and PEN-F—and select M.ZUIKO PRO lenses. The updates are available immediately and also include optimization with the new Profoto Air Remote TTL-O, which includes TTL and HSS compatibility with... Read more
Kickstarter-funded tool makes pulling focus or zoom easy.
Anyone familiar with pulling focus or dialing-in a focal length knows that without a dedicated control, the process can be difficult and inaccurate. Many pull-focus shots have been ruined with jerky lens settings changes.
The Fingazoom is a new, clever accessory that adds finger tabs to the zoom and focus dials, for quick, accurate control, while still... Read more
The new bronControl apps provide control of the lighting solutions from any WiFi-capable device
broncolor has launched new apps for the Siros and Siros L monolights and the new Scoro WiFi flash packs—the Scoro 3200S WiFi/RFS2, Scoro 1600S WiFi/RFS2, Scoro 3200E WiFi/RFS2 and Scoro 1600E WiFi/RFS2. The new bronControl apps provide videographers and photographers with control of the monolights and flash packs from any WiFi-capable iOS, Android,... Read more
Scheduled for launch later this year, the camera features 4K video and livestreaming
At NAB 2017, Ricoh Imaging shared for the first time a prototype of its Theta 360-degree camera, which features 4K video and livestreaming. The new camera builds on the Theta S and SC spherical imaging cameras introduced in 2013, with the same sleek design, but ups the technology. These are the only specs available now:
Shoots 360º 4K 30 fps video
A... Read more
The spectrum-efficient solution accommodates 31 channels in 4 MHz of bandwidth; the company’s Content Creation microphones are on display, too
The main components from the Audio-Technica 6000 Series Wireless System. Shown are the ATW-R6200 receiver (bottom) and two ATW-T6001 body-pack transmitters.
At NAB 2017, Audio-Technica introduced its high-density 6000 Series wireless system. The spectrum-efficient solution accommodates 31 channels in 4 MHz of bandwidth, addressing the issues in the... Read more
The company has debuted the Pegasus 3 M4 Thunderbolt 3 RAID for creative professionals, plus introduces other new storage solutions
At NAB 2017, Promise Technology introduced the Pegasus 3 M4 Thunderbolt 3 RAID storage solution using Flash devices, designed for creative professionals. Pegasus3 M4 supports 8x M.2 SATA Flash modules and provides the fastest speed allowed by Thunderbolt 3 for high-speed data transfer from cameras and onsite and local editing. The new direct attached... Read more
The award-winning Halo line expands for precision downmixing of feature and 5.1 mixes
NUGEN Audio has expanded its award-winning Halo line at NAB 2017 with the launch of the new Halo Downmix for precision downmixing of feature and 5.1 mixes. Here are some highlights from NUGEN:
Unprecedented adjustment, with visual controls for relative levels, timing and direct vs. ambient sound balance
Dialog level can be maintained effectively with... Read more
Expansion of the Avid MediaCentral Platform includes extending to the cloud, 4K/IP workflows and enhancing immersive workflows, plus major advancements across all product suites
At NAB 2017, Avid has announced the next phase of Avid Everywhere, with a host of major advancements across all products, as well as the expansion of the Avid MediaCentral Platform.
Here’s an encapsulation of all the exciting news from Avid (with links below), and there’s a lot of it!
Extending MediaCentral to the cloud: With new cloud-based applications,... Read more
Built into a flexible LCD screen, the Zylight’s Active Diffusion filter produces adjustable levels of diffusion, making diffusion gel changes unnecessary
Zylight and Chimera Lighting have partnered to manufacture and distribute Active Diffusion, Zylight’s patented electronic diffusion technology. Built into a flexible LCD screen, the new Active Diffusion filter produces adjustable levels of diffusion, making diffusion gel changes unnecessary.
Housed in a gel frame or coupled with a Chimera softbox,... Read more
Building on the company’s UHF-R, ULX-D and Axient wireless systems, Axient Digital is suitable for a variety of professional applications
Shure has introduced its Axient Digital Wireless System at NAB 2017, building on the company’s UHF-R, ULX-D and Axient wireless systems to create what Shure calls the most advanced wireless platform, to date. Suitable for a variety of professional applications, the Axient Digital system features a receiver compatible with two transmitters, the AD... Read more
It’s already shaping up to be a big year for Blackmagic, with nearly a half-dozen new products aimed at the broadcast and motion picture market
It’s already shaping up to be a big year for Blackmagic, with nearly a half-dozen new products aimed at the broadcast and motion picture market. At their 2017 press conference, Blackmagic walked the media through their newest announcements at NAB 2017.
Check out the whole Blackmagic Design press conference below, followed by our look at some of the... Read more