Tag Archives: Cameras

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NAB 2012: Blackmagic Design

Stuart Ashton of Blackmagic Design talks about "wowing people" at NAB with the new Digital Cinema Camera.Click here for more NAB video.

NAB 2012: ARRI Workflow

Henning Raedlein updates us on the state of the art in ARRIRAW and other ARRI workflow options.Click here for more NAB video.

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Canon Announces Cinema EOS C500 Camera with 4K Output

Canon spilled some beans this morning with the news that NAB attendees will see a prototype of a new EOS digital-cinema camera, the C500, with a key difference from the recently announced C300 — this one will output a raw … more »

Phantom Miro M320S

Phantom’s Miro M320S Shoots 1080p at 1540fps

Vision Research has just announced the Phantom Miro M320S digital high-speed camera, which captures super-slow-motion footage at full HD resolution (1,540 fps at 1920×1080) or even a little bit higher (1,380 fps at 1920×1200).The M320S has a 12-bit CMOS sensor … more »

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Sony’s NEX-FS700 Shoots Super Slo-Mo with a 4K CMOS

Sony's latest Super 35 digital camcorder, the NEX-FS700, brings super-slow-motion to the table, boasting recording speeds of up to 240fps in an eight-second burst at full 1080p HD resolution. (If you're willing to sacrifice vertical resolution, the FS700 will capture … more »

DSLR Gear: Filmtoys Camera Support on Kickstarter

I've mentioned a few Kickstarter campaigns on this blog over the years. Kickstarter is such a cool idea and I've been enjoying products that have resulted from Kickstater myself. A new one caught my eye today for Filmtoys. It's a … more »

Top 7 Things Filmmakers Can Be Thankful for This Year

This is far from an exhaustive list, but when you’re gathered round the table this Thursday, why not say a word of thanks—depending on the crowd, maybe only in your head—for these recent developments in production and post. Let’s hope … more »

As iPhone Ups its Imaging Game, How Will Filmmakers Use It?

Apple’s iPhone has impressive imaging capabilities — for a phone. But now that the specs are out for the new iPhone 4S, what does it mean for filmmakers? At first glance, the answer might seem to be, “Not much.” Based … more »

Bellflower Director Builds His Own Digital Camera

Some filmmakers want a camera to be as unique as the story it tells. Film history is littered with unusual and esoteric equipment put to very personal uses — like the 50mm f0.7 Zeiss still-camera lens that Stanley Kubrick repurposed … more »

Shooting Game of Thrones with the ARRI Alexa

If you’ve been watching HBO’s Game of Thrones — which reached a bracing, dispiriting climax at the end of the ninth episode, which aired Sunday night — you know that life is hard for heroes, and that just about everyone … more »