Category Archives: New product

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RocketComp Automates the Creation of Layered Pre-Comps Out of Maya

RocketComp, a new Maya plug-in from Andrew Hazelden, is a single-click process for generating composites from Maya scenes. It saves a new compositing project file, with all of the rendered footage, formatted for use with your choice of application, including The Foundry Nuke, … more »

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Pixar’s RenderMan Software Speeds Up Ray-Tracing Results

Pixar released version 20 of its RenderMan software, introducing a new noise-reduction technology designed to more efficiently deal with artifacts created by physically based ray tracers. The company said the new denoising system has allowed a "massive" reduction in the … more »

Avid Media Composer 8.4

What’s New in Avid Media Composer 8.4? Up to 8K Editing.

Avid Media Composer 8.4 sweetens the deal for high-resolution workflow, allowing users to work in custom resolutions all the way up to 8K. Avid said the new version of Media Composer also improved real-time playback for other codecs. Sony XAVC-I … more »

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New VariCams Get Modular as Panasonic Ships Extension Unit

Panasonic has begun shipping a five-meter extension unit for the VariCam 35 and VariCam HS camera/recorders that will finally allow users to take advantage of the new VariCams' modular design, separating the camera head from the recorder. The company said … more »

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Tiny GoPro Session Is the New Ultralight HD Crash Cam

GoPro announced a tiny new model, the Hero4 Session, that it calls its smallest and lightest HD camera to date. Here's a trail-riding, snow-shredding, BASE-jumping, fist-bumping, bikini-rocking demo video from the folks at GoPro. It captures 1080p video at up to … more »

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CineSync Tightens Shotgun Integration for New v3.6

Cospective CineSync has taken its Shotgun integration a step further, building a portal dedicated to Shotgun's production tracking, review and asset management system directly into CineSync. The new integration went into private beta after this year's NAB, and is included … more »

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Codex Ships V-Raw Recorder for Panasonic VariCam 35

VariCam fans rejoice—the Codex V-Raw Recorder, which adds raw capture capabilities to Panasonic's 4K camera system, is finally shipping worldwide. Originally announced for December 2014 release, the V-Raw Recorder's absence from VariCam workflow has limited the camera's utility for shooters … more »

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Frame.io Integrates with FCP X for Clip and Timeline Sharing

Content collaboration platform Frame.io released its Final Cut Pro X integration today with the release of a new companion app that allows editors to publish clips or timelines directly from FCP X to Frame.io. The release of a new companion app … more »

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Tokyo’s Sony PCL Goes 8K with Quantel Pablo Rio Installation

If you're still wrapping your head around 4K workflow, brace yourself—8K is definitely on the way. Quantel announced today that it is providing a Pablo Rio 8K editing, color-correction and finishing system to anchor the post pipeline at Sony PCL in Tokyo. … more »

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With Internal 4K, the a7R II Is Sony’s New Flagship Mirrorless Camera

Sony's just-announced a7R II mirrorless camera is looking to carve out a serious niche in the market, utilizing a brand-new 42-megapixel (7952×5304) full-frame back-illuminated CMOS sensor and offering on-board 4K UHD video recording. The a7R II's 4K implementation uses XAVC S … more »