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ASC Names Kees Van Oostrum President

Kees Van Oostrum, a two-time Primetime Emmy nominee and a winner of the ASC Award for 1993 miniseries Return to Lonesome Dove, has been named president of the American Society of Cinematographers, the organization said. Van Oostrum was elected by the … more »

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Deluxe Promotes Domenic Rom to President and GM of TV Post

Deluxe named Domenic Rom the new president and general manager of Deluxe TV Post-Production services, based in Los Angeles, the company said. Rom was previously the managing director of Deluxe in New York, where he settled after a stint as … more »

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AJA Ships Kona IP

AJA said it is now shipping the Kona IP ($2,495), an eight-lane PCIe video capture card with 10 GigE connectivity announced at NAB in April. At launch, Kona IP supports SMPTE 2022-6 IP-encapsulated uncompressed 3G-SDI video, and support for compressed … more »

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InfoComm 2016 in a Nutshell

InfoComm 2016, the largest pro AV trade show in North America, wraps up today in Las Vegas. Meaningful InfoComm product introductions can come from all over the industry, from powerful new audio plug-ins to clever wireless network designs for intercoms to entirely … more »

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Blackmagic Design Releases DaVinci Resolve 12.5

After a public beta that opened at NAB, Blackmagic Design has released the final version of DaVinci Resolve 12.5 for download. Shots were fired at Adobe Premiere Pro last year, when DaVinci Resolve 12 first added a robust editorial toolset to its … more »

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Editors Jeff Ford, ACE, and Matthew Schmidt on Captain America: Civil War

There is an irony to the fact that the editors behind the tentpole blockbuster currently burning up the box office, about the trials and tribulations of a team of superheroes, were eager to emphasize the collaborative nature of making the … more »

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AJA Shows HDMI-to-3G-SDI-Fiber Mini-Converter at InfoComm

AJA showed the HA5-Fiber Mini-Converter, which converts HDMI to 3G-SDI over single-mod optical fiber, at InfoComm 2016. The HA5-Fiber can extend HDMI signals up to 10 km, AJA said, and supports up to eight channels of embedded audio. Two RCA-style … more »

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New Convergent Design Firmware Supports FS5 Raw and More

Convergent Design is releasing a free firmware update today for its Apollo and Odyssey field monitor/recorders in what the company describes as the products' largest feature update so far. Key among the new features for the Apollo are double master recording, which … more »

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SAM Says Quantel Rio Supports Color Science in Panavision DXL

Snell Advanced Media (SAM) said that its Quantel Rio is the first finishing system to support the color science embedded in the Panavision Millennium DXL camera system announced last week. The DXL camera features something called Light Iron Color, a proprietary image-mapping … more »

Colorfont Demos Updated Express Dailies 2016 at Cine Gear Expo

Colorfront expanded its support of on-set UHD and HDR workflow through the just-announced Express Dailies 2016. Express Dailies 2016, which debuted over the weekend at Cine Gear Expo in Hollywood, uses the ACES-compliant Colorfront Engine, now in a 64-bit version running on the Mac … more »