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Adobe Stock Rolls Out 4K Content

Adobe has added more than 100,000 4K video assets to its subscription-based and per-clip service Adobe Stock. The anticipated 4K footage is part of some one million video assets and more than 45 million images and graphics that can be … more »

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Assimilate Adds VR Workflow to Scratch Web

Assimilate said users of Scratch Web, its cloud-based dailies and review platform, now have a quick and easy way option for VR review and approval.  Scratch Web VR streams VR content to Android phones via the Chrome browser. Users just have … more »

Canon EOS-1D X Mark ii

Canon’s New EOS-1D X Mark II Records 4K 60p Video to CFast Cards

Canon's just-announced EOS-1D X Mark II, records 4K (4096×2160) video to on-board CFast cards at up to 59.94p. With a price tag of $5999, it looks to be the company's new flagship DSLR. DSLR shooters will be excited to have … more »

Avid Media Composer v8.5

Avid Media Composer 8.5 Adds HDR, Simplifies Menus, Offers Better Feedback on the Timeline

It's been a good year for Avid editors, as new versions of Avid Media Composer made high-res workflow a reality on the system, adding custom resolutions that topped out at a massive 8K square: 8192×8192. The latest update, Media Composer 8.5, … more »

Sony PXW-FS5

Review: Sony PXW-FS5

In the past several years, Sony has created an impressive lineup of digital cameras, especially with their mirrorless full-frame α series (α7S II, α7R II) and professional XDCAM camcorders. Last year’s PXW-FS7 XDCam camcorder (MSRP: $9,599) was a big hit among … more »

Red Raven

Red Weapon, Scarlet-W and Raven to Support Avid DNxHR and DNxHD

Red Digital Cinema said its DSMC2 camera line-up, including the Weapon, the Scarlet-W, and the Raven (pictured, top), will support Avid's DNxHR and DNxHD codecs via a free firmware upgrade coming later this year.  The Avid codecs are key to … more »

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Panasonic Teases New VariCam

Panasonic is getting a head start on NAB 2016, planning the reveal of the next camera in its VariCam line for a February 10 event at the DGA Theater Complex in Los Angeles.  In an email to press, the company … more »

Convergent Design Apollo

Convergent Design Adds Dual 4K to Apollo and Odyssey 7Q+

As promised, Convergent Design has enabled dual 4K, quad-HD 1080p60, and 4K 60p recording options on its Apollo and Odyssey 7Q+ monitor/recorders. The company said those features are included in the latest firmware, which is slated for release today at … more »

Connex Mini transmitter

Amimon Announces Connex Mini Video Transmitter for Drones

Amimon announced the Connex Mini, a new lightweight drone-video transmission system building on the original Connex released last year. The Connex Mini has been packed into an exceptionally tight form factor — it weighs 60g and measures 65mm by 45mm by 15mm. It … more »

Dutti Dolly

Get Low with MSE’s New Dutti Dolly

Matthews Studio Equipment (MSE) said it is adding a new piece of gear to its line-up, manufacturing the Dutti Dolly design from dolly grip James Saldutti. The Dutti Dolly is a 20-inch by 24-inch aluminum plate 1/2-inch thick that rides about … more »