Tag Archives: 4K

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Panasonic DVX200 firmware update

Panasonic Updates AG-DVX200 4K Camcorder

Panasonic released a firmware upgrade for its AG-DVX200PJ 4/3-inch handheld 4K camcorder that enables a "fast scan" mode to reduce skewing in certain recording modes and improves color reproduction at higher brightness levels for more accurate skin tones. Other features include … more »


Leica SL: Another Option for Lightweight, Mirrorless 4K

Leica has introduced the Leica SL, a full-frame, autofocus camera that shoots 4K video internally and outputs a 4:2:2 10-bit HDMI 1.4 signal with timecode. While the new camera has many features that make it appealing to professional still photographers, the video options … more »


Apple Updates 4K and 5K iMacs

Without much fuss, Apple quietly updated the iMac desktop line today, upgrading every 27-inch model to a 5K (5120×2880) display and offering 4K (4096×2304) as an option for its 21.5-inch model. The 27-inch iMac is a reasonably powerful desktop machine, … more »

Five Questions: Fancy Film CEO/CTO Bill Macomber on Resisting 4K Hype

Silverlake's Fancy Film Post Services specializes in independent films with tight budgets. CEO and CTO Bill Macomber is especially vigilant when it comes to keeping overhead manageable, and that means taking a very practical approach to post-production services. We sent … more »


Q&A: VideoBlocks CEO Joel Holland

Since Joel Holland launched VideoBlocks in 2010, his Netflix-like subscription model for all-you-can-eat stock footage has made an aggressive play in the stock marketplace. The company became a resource for content creators who wanted a broad no-muss, no-fuss library of … more »


Sony Launches All-4K YouTube Channel Highlighting Its Cameras

Sony launched a new YouTube channel, Sony4K, dedicated to collecting examples of 4K and UHD cinematography captured with Sony cameras and behind-the-scenes information about how the cameras work, and techniques and best practices for capturing 4K content. Sony4K will combine … more »


Red Announces Raven Pricing, Packages and Scheduled Ship Date

Red Digital Cinema today announced full specs for the forthcoming Red Raven, its first sub-$10,000 camera package, which features 4K Redcode Raw and 2K Apple ProRes recording. The aluminum alloy camera body will weigh 3.5 pounds (including media bay and Canon … more »


Sony Surprises IBC with α7S II

Sony surprised attendees at IBC with the announcement of the α7S II mirrorless camera, the brand-new follow-up to the low-light wonder it first revealed on the stage at NAB 2014. The α7S II records full-frame 4K UHD (3840×2160) video internally with full pixel … more »


AJA’s IBC Debuts Include FS3 4K Upconverter, Corvid HEVC

AJA showed up at IBC with the FS3, a new upconverting frame synchronizer that accepts SD/HD input (including 60p) via BNC or fiber and upconverts 4K or UHD to multiple outputs simultaneously. The FS3's feature set also includes RGB color-correction, … more »


Panasonic Demos 4K Live Production at IBC

Panasonic is showing its full 4K live production line-up at IBC, anchored by the new AK-UC3000 4K studio camera.  The AK-UC3000 is due this winter and shoots in UHD with shockless gain and multi-step noise reduction features. It's spotlighted at … more »