Cinema Tech

CineTech Show Episode 11 – Post NAB

After all the NAB per-announcements, we dive into what was released and announced at NAB. Sony FS-5 MK2 - updated color science and a new...

NAB 2018 – Black Magic Pocket Cinema Camera 4K

It feel like a joke is being played on us with the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 4K. The specs are too good and the...

NAB 2018 – Atlas Lens Co shows off three new focal lengths

Atlas Lens Co, the new anamorphic lens maker, has announced three new focal lengths to flesh out their lineup. The original three lenses, the 40mm,...

NAB 2018 – Sony Live Stream Announcement

On Sunday, April 8, 2018, Sony live streamed their press announcement and these are the highlights for the Cine Tech Show. The first thing that...

NAB 2018 – Vaxis 2018 Family revealed

Vaxis wireless systems arrived on the scene a couple of years ago, competing with industry standards such as Teradek and Paralynx (Both owned by...
Arri Alexa LF

Arri Launches Large format 4.5K Cinema Camera plus Lenses

According the Arri Press release: "At the 2018 BSC Expo in London, ARRI has unveiled a complete large-format system that meets and exceeds modern production...

DJI Announced Ronin-S Single Hand Stabilizer at CES 2018

DJI announces the Ronin-S, a single hand stabilizer for dSLR or mirrorless cameras. From the DJI Press Release (my take after the official press release): "Ronin-S...
Atlas Len Co Orion Amamorphic Lenses

Footage Released from Atlas Orion Anamorphics

https://vimeo.com/249325366 Atlas Len Co has released new footage including shots from the prototypes of their first three lenses.  The 40mm, 65mm, and 100mm. This footage was...

Tilta Nucleus M SHIPPING!

I know, it's sort of hard to believe.  But yes, the Titla Nucleus M is shipping.  At least to the first 25 or so...

IBC 2017 Coverage

Who am I kidding?  There is not IBC coverage here. I'm out on a shoot this week, so reading press releases and writing opinions will...

RED Digital Cinema Announces a Holographic Phone

RED Digital Cinema has announced a new product category for their lineup.  A Holographic Phone. See the PDF for the details I don't really get it. ...

Red to announce new product July 6

Red to announce a new product on July 6th. http://www.reduser.net/forum/showthread.php?159228-Major-Announcement-July-6th Lot of speculation.  An astute person has posted a Patent, which may or may not be...
IDX C98 and C198 Batteries

Batteries at Cinegear 2017

It's time I got new batteries.  My V-mounts are from 2008 and came with my Red One, so their life span is nearing the...
panasonic EVA1

Panasonic previews their new AU-EVA1 5.7k S35 cinema camera – $8000

At Cinegear 2017, Panasonic previewed their new 5.7k S35 cinema camera to a packed audience at the Paramount Theatre. The 5.7k camera records internal 4K,...

Shooting the ChiliCali Kickstarter Videos

Chris Peoples and I recently got the chance to help out an amazing Kickstarter project for ChiliCali Sauces.  You can see the video below: ...

The CineTech Show Episode 2 – We Couldn’t be More Wrong

Thomas and Chris discuss NAB 2017 and admit they got almost nothing right in their predictions. NAB 2017 really was the year of the lens. Sigma...

NAB 2017 – Wooden Camera UFF-1 Follow Focus

Wooden Camera announced a new follow focus at NAB 2017, the UFF-1.  It features dual hand wheels, a universal rod system that allows it...

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...

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...

NAB 2017 – DJI announces Ronin 2, a huge improvement to their gimbal

UPDATE: DJI Announces RONIN 2 offical press release. On Sunday, DJI announced the Ronin 2 camera gimbal featuring several major improvements.  This looks to be...