Capturing UHD 4K video at 60 fps, the new action cam represents an upgrade in VR camera solutions
YI Technology has announced the new YI 4K+ Action Camera, a virtual-reality (VR) camera that can capture Ultra HD 4K video at 60 fps—a first—which doubles the GoPro HERO5’s 30 frame rate.
The new camera updates the popular YI 4K, packing a lot technology into its small form factor. Among its features is a 12-megapixel image sensor; 2.19-inch Retina... Read more
The company will showcase new and updated workflow solutions for multicamera productions as well as VR filmmakers
Timecode Systems SyncBac PRO
Timecode Systems, designer and manufacturer of timecode hardware and software solutions for multicam productions and VR filmmakers, will showcase SyncBac Pro and the BLINK HUB app at NAB 2017, plus announce new products, enhanced features and updates, including a joint venture with Joe Gibbs Racing.
BLINK Hub App: Monitors... Read more
With three new strengths, the high-quality optics will be showcased at NAB 2017, along with other new imaging solutions
Schneider Optics is growing its full and split diopter series for close-up videography. New +1/8, +1/4 and +3/4 strengths have been added to the existing line of +1/2, +1, +2 and +3 138mm close-up full and split-field diopter lenses.
The Schneider drop-in diopters are made of high-quality optical glass, with black anodized aluminum rings, and use a... Read more
The handheld camera cage rigs are designed for Sony a6000, a6300 and a6500 systems
Ikan has released the new ES-T27 and ES-T27-A, upgrades to the popular ES-T17-A handheld camera cage rig by Tilta. The rigs are designed for the Sony Alpha a6000, a6300 and a6500 camera systems. The ES-T27-A features the ARRI standard rosette wooden handle with start/stop trigger from the previous model.
Made from a single piece of CNC-machined aluminum,... Read more
The company has opened new boutique offices in Los Angeles and Vancouver
ARRI Rental is expanding its ALEXA 65 network, with the opening of two new boutique offices in Los Angeles and Vancouver. The West Coast additions were precipitated by the growing popularity of the ALEXA 65 system with filmmakers.
Operations Manager Tony Linares and Technical Marketing Executive Rafael Adame will join the California office, both with... Read more
The action-thriller will be released on Netflix in December 2017
Directed by David Ayer and written by Max Landis, the Netflix original movie Bright will be released on the streaming service in December 2017. The action-thriller takes place in Los Angeles and follows the first ever Orc Police Officer (Joel Edgerton) who partners up with Human Officer Scott Ward (Will Smith) in an alternate present-day world of... Read more
The new 19-inch rackmount, as well as the TM7/TM9 TouchMonitors with upgraded firmware, will be on display at RTW's booth at this year's NAB show
At NAB show, April 22-27, 2017, in Las Vegas, RTW plans to introduce its new TM3 19-inch RackMount Solution. Two versions will be available—the TM3-2U for TM3 series products, which include the TM3, TM3S, TM3-3G and TM3-3GS (the TM3-Primus can also be used with the appropriate mount); and the TM3-Pri-2U, which is the exclusive rackmount for the TM3-Primus.
In... Read more
The VegaLux 300 and StarMaker IP65, two of the company’s sustainable and efficient lighting systems, will be on display at the show
FLUOTEC, maker of sustainable and cost-effective lighting solutions for the industry, will showcase two of its systems at NAB 2017, the VegaLux 300 BI StudioLED Fresnel and StarMaker IP65 ProductionLED Panel.
The VegaLux 300 BI StudioLED Fresnel uses DMX control of brightness and color temperature, allowing DPs to adjust lighting quickly and efficiently... Read more
CW Sonderoptic adds two new diopters—a +2 and a +0.5—which will be available for demos at NAB 2017
CW Sonderoptic has added two diopters to the Leica Cine MacroLux line—a +2 and a +0.5 join the +1 diopter. The new diopters feature the same quality Leica optics and coatings, and the same mechanical housing as the +1. All of the diopters can be stacked or cut together for creative effects.
The Leica Cine MacroLux +2, +1 and +0.5 optics will be on... Read more
Among the highlights will be Xcellis workflow storage solutions, which have been upgraded with 4K reference architecture
Xcellis Workflow Storage
Quantum will be showcasing a number of enhanced workflow systems at NAB 2017, including live demonstrations. Among the highlights are:
New Xcellis 4K reference architectures, which can be scaled for any size facility
Xcellis workflow storage, using the power of Quantum’s StorNext and the performance of all-flash arrays
Collaborative... Read more