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Sci Fi Alleyway by Devon Fay

Chaos Group Releases V-Ray 3.3 for Maya

Chaos Group said artists and designers can expect speed boosts of between 20% and 50% in V-Ray 3.3 for Maya, a free update for existing users that brings it to feature parity with the 3ds Max version. New in this … more »

Sony AXS-R7

Sony Announces New F5/F55 Raw Recorder, 4K 120p-Ready AXS Cards

Owners of Sony's F55 camera will get a serious hardware upgrade option this summer, when a new Sony AXS-R7 dual-slot AXS recorder will enable 4K raw recording at up to 120fps. The AXS-R7 also works with the F5 — but only the … more »

Sony PXW-Z150

Sony Announces $3595 PXW-Z150 4K Camcorder

Sony announced the PXW-Z150, a new 4K UHD (3840×2160) compact camcorder with a stacked 1-inch Exmor RS CMOS sensor for enhanced low-light capabilities. The Z150's built-in lens is a 29–348mm G lens with 12x optical zoom augmented by Sony's proprietary … more »

Ikegami UHK-430

Ikegami Will Bring 2/3-Inch UHK-430 UHD Camera to NAB

Ikegami said it will show the UHK-430, a new UHD camera with a B4 lens mount, at NAB. With three separate 2/3-inch 3840×2160 CMOS sensors, the camera is designed for studio as well as field acquisition. The camera has simultaneous … more »

Magic Bullet Looks

Review: Red Giant Magic Bullet Looks

The problem is well recognized and longstanding, and from all indications, only getting worse: Indecisive directors who haven’t a clue but ‘know it when they see it’. This all-too-common affliction among mostly young, newbie directors can lend itself disastrously to … more »

Panasonic VariCam LT

Panasonic Premieres Compact VariCam LT

Panasonic’s VariCam 35 was released to great acclaim in 2014, updating Panasonic’s flagship camera system for digital motion picture production. The VariCam 35 contains a Super 35mm-sized sensor and captures up to 120 fps 4K and raw 4K to a compatible Codex recorder. … more »

AJA Rovocam

New AJA RovoCam Boasts One-Cable Connectivity

AJA expanded its reach in the camera market with RovoCam, a new block camera aimed at broadcast, industrial, corporate and security customers. The AJA RovoCam is really a Sony FCB-ER8300 camera block coupled with an AJA-designed HDBaseT interface supporting uncompressed … more »

adobe-stock

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 »

assimilate-vr

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 »