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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 »

Odyssey 7Q+

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 »

Panavision Millennium DXL

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 »


Cine Gear Expo Opens Today in Hollywood

Miss getting your cameras and gear fix at NAB? You've got another shot at it today and tomorrow, as Cine Gear Expo takes place at Paramount Studios in Hollywood. The just-announced Panavision Millennium DXL camera system will generate a lot of buzz … more »

Panavision DXL

Living Large: The Panavision Millennium DXL

Way back in 2005, collaborating with Sony, Panavision introduced its Genesis digital motion picture camera, which contained a Super 35mm-sized sensor designed by Sony. Many referred to the Genesis as a “Panavised” Sony F35, because it used Sony’s technology and … more »


Automatic Duck Releases Xsend Motion for FCP X/Motion Workflow

Automatic Duck, the plugin maker that reconstituted itself last year after a four-year hiatus, is in the swim again with Xsend Motion, a new tool for converting XML output from Apple Final Cut Pro X to an Apple Motion 5 … more » for iOS Releases iOS Version of Collaboration Platform is bringing its collaboration platform to iOS with a new iPhone app. "The old way of working with email and 10 different file-sharing and video-review services just wan't cutting it," said CEO Emery Wells in a prepared statement. … more »


Adobe Says QuickTime for Windows Fix Coming Soon

Adobe said it has prioritized its work on native support for ProRes in its Windows applications, avoiding the need for many Creative Cloud users to have QuickTime for Windows installed on their PCs. Adobe's ProRes implementation is fully licensed and … more »

LTO-7 tape cartridge

New LTO-7 Archiving Gear from ProMax, StorageDNA, XenData

Taking advantage of the latest-generation LTO tape technology, storage vendors are introducing new systems that exploit the advances in capacity and performance. Released late last year, LTO-7 more than doubled the per-tape capacity of the previous generation format (6.0 TB vs. … more »