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Sony HQ in NYC

Sony Promises No New CineAlta Production Camera at NAB

It's not common that a company makes news by promising not to introduce new products at NAB, but it does seem noteworthy that Sony confirmed this week that there will be no new camera in the company's CineAlta line-up at … more »

Blackmagic Ursa Mini 4.6K

Blackmagic Design Ships Ursa Mini 4.6K, Micro Cinema Camera

It's a good news/bad news situation out of Blackmagic Design today, as the company announced that the Ursa Mini 4.6K camera and 1080p Micro Cinema Camera, both announced at last year's NAB, are finally out of the laboratory and on … more »


XenData’s New DX-240 NAS Features Continuous LTO Backup

XenData will demonstrate at NAB a new nearline disk-based NAS system that continuously backs up all content to LTO-7 cartridges. The new DX-240 nearline disk archive is available with up to 240 TB of capacity via 44 6 TB SAS disks … more »


OWC Has a New PCIe SSD Upgrade for MacBook Pro Retina Models

If you bought a MacBook Pro with Retina display in 2013 or later, there's a good chance you wound up with less on-board flash storage than you really wanted. When those models were first introduced back in 2013, you could … more »

Infinity Arm

Matthews Introduces Articulated Heavy-Duty Infinity Arm

The Infinity Arm is the latest Kickstarter project to find its way into commercial production, as Matthews Studio Equipment (MSE) announces that is bowing a refined version of director Sage Seb's heavy-duty Infinity Arm, originally funded through a 2014 Kickstarter … more »

Cooke Optics

Cooke Says Its Newest Anamorphic Lenses Will Be Extra-Funky

Great cinematographers are notoriously detail oriented, but they're not necessarily perfectionists. Look at the Oscar-nominated films from last year that embraced visual artifacts — wide-angle distortions that skewed every shot of The Revenant, thick Super 16 grain that layered a dreamy period haze … more »

Utah Scientific UHD-12G

Utah Scientific Ships UHD-12G Router for Live 4K Production

Utah Scientific is shipping its new UHD-12G digital routing switcher, an enterprise-class router that distributes SDI video signals at data rates up to 2160p60 via a single-link interconnect. The new router is compliant with SMPTE ST 2081 and ST 2082 standards (for 6G and 12G … more »

Panasonic AJ-PX230PJ

Panasonic’s New AJ-PX230PJ Is a Stripped-Down PX270

Panasonic's new AJ-PX230PJ borrows most, but not all, of the features of its predecessor, the AJ-PX270, and adds an important new one — a lower price. The PX230 has the same video quality and design as the PX270, Panasonic said, but is … more »

Faceware Technologies

Faceware Bows New Software, Turnkey Systems in Time for GDC

In advance of the Game Developers Conference (GDC), Faceware Technologies announced new software updates and pricing — including a free Personal Learning Edition (PLE) of its software — and debuted new turnkey facial-capture hardware, its first designed for use without … more »

dji phantom 4

DJI Adds Automated Flight Functions to Phantom 4

DJI said its Phantom drone will be easier to fly — and harder to crash — with the release later this month of the new Phantom 4. The $1,399 Phantom 4 quadcopter improves on its predecessors with new sensor technology designed to … more »