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Sonnet Technologies Readies 10 GbE Adapter for Mac Pro

Sonnet Technologies has another way to treat your new Mac Pro — or any Thunderbolt 2-enabled device — to a 10 GbE connection with its new Twin 10G dual-port 10 GbE Thunderbolt adapter. Housed in an aluminum casing that also … more »

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GB Labs to Show New 4K On-Set Production System at IBC

GB Labs (Reading, UK) is debuting the 4K Duo On-Set, a location production system aimed at ingest, storage and back-up for Ultra HD productions. at IBC.  Loaded with two SSD card readers and two LTO-6 tape drives, the system is … more »

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Soundelux’s 25,000-Square-Foot Burbank Studios Are Up for Sale

Want to buy a world-class audio facility? The former Burbank studio operated by now-bankrupt Todd-Soundelux is up for sale. The remarketing services division of investment firm Tiger Group and auctioneer GA Global Partners are accepting offers for what is described … more »

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ARRI Announces 3.2K Alexa Format for High-Quality UHD Upscales

ARRI continued to expand its 4K acquisition strategy this week with the announcement of ProRes 3.2K, a new Alexa recording format designed to allow easy, high-quality upsampling to UHD (3840×2160) resolution in post. The new format, conceived for television shows … more »

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Director James Marcus Haney on No Cameras Allowed

James Marcus Haney's slightly wide-eyed yet big-hearted world view in the documentary No Cameras Allowed is infectious, mostly because the young filmmaker has also captured the true spirit of the music festivals he gate-crashes to attend, with and without his friends. The … more »

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Cinemartin Releases Denoiser Noise/Grain Reduction Software

Cinemartin released Denoiser, a new standalone application for noise-reduction and grain removal. The company said the software is designed to scrub noise from footage captured with DSLRs, slower lenses, and in low-light environments. Supported input formats include AVI, MPEG, WMV, … more »

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LaCie Ships 8big Rack System with 48 TB in 1RU over Thunderbolt

LaCie shipped the 8big Rack Thunderbolt 2 storage system originally announced at NAB. Using eight of Seagate's new 6 TB hard disks, the system provides up to 48 TB of storage capacity at speeds of up to 1330 MB/sec over … more »

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Review: Blackmagic Production Camera 4K

Coming from the world of ENG/EFP, I was excited to finally get my hands on a 4K digital cinema camera that was made for motion pictures — not like still photography DSLRs that shoot beautiful video at the expense of … more »

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Vimeo on Demand Broadens Content with New Partners

Vimeo is stepping outside of its comfort zone within the indie film inner circle and expanding its content distribution partners to include those offering family programming, extreme sports and fitness, signaling broader VOD opportunities for filmmakers of every genre. The … more »

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Shane Hurlbut, ASC, Takes Masterclass on the Road

Celebrated cinematographer Shane Hurlbut, a tireless mentor to developing filmmakers on his Hurlblog and at live events, will launch a 25-city Illumination Experience educational tour on September 14. The predominantly U.S. tour (with a stop in Vancouver, B.C.) starts in Irvine, California, … more »