NAB 2017 – Black Magic Design

Black Magic Design has announced some great upgrades to their lineup, especially Davinci Resolve 14.  Their announcement is a lot more focused and seems to finally be the new trend, of only announcing products that are actually available or available soon. Davinci Resolve 14 – Price reduced to $299. No dongle required, but still available… Continue reading NAB 2017 – Black Magic Design

NAB 2017 – Zeiss Announces CP.3 and CP.3 XD Lenses

Late on Sunday, Zeiss announced their new line up of Compact Prime lenses.  These lenses feature the same focal length and F-stop as their Milvus line of still lenses.  UPDATE: the origin of these lenses are not entirely apparent.  Some say these are the same optical design, but with new coatings and housings. The housings… Continue reading NAB 2017 – Zeiss Announces CP.3 and CP.3 XD Lenses

NAB 2017 – Bright Tangerine to announce major new accessories

While, nothing is official yet, word around the internet is that bright tangerine is releasing camera cages and accessories for specific digital cinema camera.  I am specifically looking into their IO module for the RED DSCM2 body style. UPDATE:  The pics at www.newsshooter.com came from the official Bright Tangerine Twitter feed, so game on! This… Continue reading NAB 2017 – Bright Tangerine to announce major new accessories

NAB 2017 – Angenieux announces 48-130 Optimo Style Lens

Agnenieux has announced a new zoom lens for NAB 2017, the Optimo Style 48-130 T3. This lens joins the T2.8 16-40 Optimo Style, the T2.8 Optimo Style 30-76 zooms. I see this lens as a great compliment to the 16-40 style, and this definitely would be a two lens set to cover anything you might… Continue reading NAB 2017 – Angenieux announces 48-130 Optimo Style Lens

NAB 2017 – Canon Releases 2nd lens in a perplexing Cinema T4.4 lineup

Read the official Canon press release. Canon has released a second compact cine zoom with an outstandingly slow T4.4, the CN-E 70-200.  This lens hits so many other checkboxes though, it might be worth testing out or using if you know you can deal with the slow aperture.    For starters, it covers the range of… Continue reading NAB 2017 – Canon Releases 2nd lens in a perplexing Cinema T4.4 lineup

CineTech Show Episode 001 – NAB 2017 Preview

  Here is a link to the new feed: http://feeds.feedburner.com/CineTechShow or feel free to subscribe via iTunes. Thomas A. Koch and Chris Peoples discuss Cinema Technology and Techniques in this debut episode of the CineTechShow podcast. Topics: Thomas Gets a Ronin MX – See the post about the saga of this event. Black Magic Design… Continue reading CineTech Show Episode 001 – NAB 2017 Preview

NAB 2017 – Sigma adds two lenses to their Cinema line up. 14mm 135mm T2

Sigma has announced two new additions to their yet unreleased cine prime set.  At this point in time, we don’t even know the cost per lens of the original set. The Cine Zooms have been out in the wild for a month or so now and have a retail price of $3999.  I really look… Continue reading NAB 2017 – Sigma adds two lenses to their Cinema line up. 14mm 135mm T2