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ATSC 3.0 Demos Aim to Convince Next-Generation Skeptics at NAB

In addition to being a ground zero for VR, UHD, HDR, and other evolving media forms and formats, NAB 2016 is looking to be a proving ground for the new, IP-based ATSC 3.0 broadcast standard. It will be a crucial opportunity … more »

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Jaunt Partners with Shotgun to Build a Better VR Pipeline

The VR gurus at Jaunt have teamed up with the pipeline experts at Shotgun Software, enlisting Shotgun's help to develop a specialized production management platform for VR production. The companies said tools developed for Jaunt by Shotgun's in-house pipeline team include improved workflow … more »

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Atomos Goes HDR with Flame Series

Atomos announced the Shogun Flame and Ninja Flame, new seven-inch 1920×1200 field monitor/recorders designed for HDR production.  What does that mean? Atomos says the new Flame series monitors display 10 stops of luminance with 10-bit color accuracy, and they record 4K … more »

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Review: HP ZBook Studio G3

Choosing a workstation-class notebook computer used to be easy. To get anything approaching desktop performance, you would bite the bullet and accept whatever was available — even if it weighed more than 10 pounds, offered a limited color gamut, and … more »

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Sony Promises No New CineAlta Production Camera at NAB

It's not common that a company makes news by promising not to introduce new products at NAB, but it does seem noteworthy that Sony confirmed this week that there will be no new camera in the company's CineAlta line-up at … more »

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Blackmagic Design Ships Ursa Mini 4.6K, Micro Cinema Camera

It's a good news/bad news situation out of Blackmagic Design today, as the company announced that the Ursa Mini 4.6K camera and 1080p Micro Cinema Camera, both announced at last year's NAB, are finally out of the laboratory and on … more »

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XenData’s New DX-240 NAS Features Continuous LTO Backup

XenData will demonstrate at NAB a new nearline disk-based NAS system that continuously backs up all content to LTO-7 cartridges. The new DX-240 nearline disk archive is available with up to 240 TB of capacity via 44 6 TB SAS disks … more »

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OWC Has a New PCIe SSD Upgrade for MacBook Pro Retina Models

If you bought a MacBook Pro with Retina display in 2013 or later, there's a good chance you wound up with less on-board flash storage than you really wanted. When those models were first introduced back in 2013, you could … more »

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Matthews Introduces Articulated Heavy-Duty Infinity Arm

The Infinity Arm is the latest Kickstarter project to find its way into commercial production, as Matthews Studio Equipment (MSE) announces that is bowing a refined version of director Sage Seb's heavy-duty Infinity Arm, originally funded through a 2014 Kickstarter … more »

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Cooke Says Its Newest Anamorphic Lenses Will Be Extra-Funky

Great cinematographers are notoriously detail oriented, but they're not necessarily perfectionists. Look at the Oscar-nominated films from last year that embraced visual artifacts — wide-angle distortions that skewed every shot of The Revenant, thick Super 16 grain that layered a dreamy period haze … more »