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Red Weapon 8K camera

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 to Shoot with Red Weapon 8K Camera

Red Digital Cinema said that Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 will be the first feature film to shoot with the Red Weapon 8K digital cinema camera.  "The large sensor size and super high resolution offered by the new Weapon 8K, … more »

Sony FS7 Firmware Update

Sony Updates FS5 with Internal/External Recording

Sony has released a 1.1 firmware update for the PXW-FS5, the company's smaller Super 35 companion to the FS7 shipped late last year. One of several promised firmware updates for the FS5—culminating at a future date in full 4K recording—the download … more »

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UHD Alliance Unveils Logo for HDR-Compliant 4K UHD TVs

Stay tuned, TV fans. That was the message on the eve of CES, as television manufacturers and Hollywood studios announced a new logo for what will now be called "Ultra HD Premium" TVs. TVs bearing the logo, which will be licensed … more »

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Studio’s Top 10 Stories of 2015

It's always interesting to run the numbers and see which articles resonated the most with StudioDaily's readers over the course of a calendar year — especially when the stories that rise to the top aren't necessarily what you'd expect. This year's … more »

Panasonic AG-DVX200 4K camcorder

Review: Panasonic AG-DVX200

There are shooters for whom the DVX200 holds little appeal. These folks — and maybe you’re one of them — are adamant and will only consider a 4K camcorder fitted with an interchangeable lens. And for these shooters I can … more »

Nvidia Iray for Maya

Nvidia Releases Iray for Maya Plug-in

Nvidia today released an Iray plug-in for Autodesk Maya, allowing designers to get photoreal feedback in real time instead of waiting for full renders. The new Iray for Maya closely follows the release earlier this month of an Iray version for … more »

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Giroptic’s 360cam Completes First Round of Camera Tests

When Giroptic, a startup based in Lille, France, launched its 360cam 2K VR camera Kickstarter campaign, backers came through with more than $1.4 million. The company has just announced it has secured another $4.5 million in seed funding and has completed testing its first production … more »

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New Drone Registration Rules: Individuals Have Until February 19 to Register UAVs

The FAA announced yesterday that all unmanned aircraft weighing less than 55 pounds but more than 0.55 pounds (250g) on takeoff must be registered with the FAA before they can be flown outdoors in the U.S. Registration takes place beginning … more »

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Lenovo ThinkPad P40 Yoga Melds Sketch Tablet with Powerful Laptop

Lenovo has announced the two-in-one ThinkPad P40 Yoga mobile workstation that combines a pen tablet device with a robust, ISV-certified laptop featuring an Intel Core i7 CPU and NVIDIA Quadro M500M GPU. The digital sketchpad/computer, part of a new ThinkPad … more »

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JVC Announces Two New Cameras at Sports Video Group Summit

JVC announced two new cameras in conjunction with the Sports Video Group summit this week in New York City. The GY-HM650SC ProHD camera (pictured at top of page) records UTC time-of-day info fetched via satellite as metadata, allowing multiple cameras to … more »