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Panasonic Announces Lumix DMC-FZ1000 with UHD Recording

Competition in the consumer-grade camera market got hotter this week with Panasonic's announcement that the new Lumix DMC-FZ1000 camera would offer Ultra HD 3840×2160 video recording for $900. The FZ1000 has a one-inch 20.1 megapixel MOS sensor and can record … more »

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Avid Ships ISIS 2500 Nearline Storage System

Avid has started shipping the new ISIS 2500 nearline shared-storage system it announced at NAB 2014, along with the latest v4.7 software package, which supports high-resolution media across all of Avid's ISIS systems. The ISIS 2500 is part of the … more »

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2014 FIFA World Cup Games Will Be Shot in 4K, but Not 3D

As FIFA and Sony kick off their HD coverage of the 2014 FIFA World Cup with today's Brazil/Croatia match-up in São Paulo, preparations are well underway to shoot three key matches from the competition in 4K. It's not yet clear … more »

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Modern VideoFilm Colorist Aidan Stanford on Grading Modern Family

It's been a busy past few months for Aidan Stanford, a former color timer who is now a digital colorist at Modern VideoFilm in Burbank. The primary colorist on ABC's Modern Family, which just wrapped Season 5, he recently also … more »

EditShare Opens Public Beta for Lightworks for Mac

EditShare made its Lightworks NLE available on the Mac yesterday, with the release of a public beta version of the software. That makes Lightworks the first pro NLE to be available on three platforms — Mac OS X, Windows, and … more »

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Pablo Rio Upgrades to Support ProRes 422, 4K XAVC, Avid DVE Metadata

The Pablo Rio just got its eighth software update in a one-year period, with the latest upgrade adding import and export of Apple ProRes, Avid DVE metadata conform, 4K XAVC export, and support for Red's Dragoncolor and Redgamma4 via the … more »

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Get Ready to Geek Out at Cine Gear Expo 2014

The exhibits at Cine Gear Expo, an expansive annual showcase for the best in production gear and accessories, open at 5 p.m. PT this afternoon at The Studios at Paramount in Hollywood and continue tomorrow (Saturday). If you're going, you … more »

Storage Q&A: Small Tree’s Steve Modica on Disk Fragmentation

Disk fragmentation is a common issue when it comes to storage — especially if the quantity of media you need to keep on spinning disk is approaching the capacity of the storage volumes you have available. Fortunately, fragmentation can be … more »

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Review: Dell Precision M3800 Workstation

When Apple announced the 15-inch MacBook Pro with Retina Display back in June 2012, a lot of people wondered if there would ever be a similar PC-based version. Apparently, Dell got the message. The company has launched a mobile workstation … more »

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Review: Digital Anarchy Flicker Free

Whether you’re shooting abroad with a 60 Hz camera in a 50 Hz country, capturing time-lapse with a DSLR, or shooting fast or slow motion, chances are you’ve confronted the flicker menace. Of course, shooters have always faced the risk … more »