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NAB 2014 Video: Band Pro

Band Pro's Jeff Cree shows us Leica's T2 spherical Summicron lenses, designed as an affordable alternative to the Summilux lenses for Super 35-style electronic cinematography, and talks about production workflow for 4K cameras in the Band Pro booth.

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NAB 2014 Video: Zeiss

Zeiss's Richard Schleuning talks about the third member of Zeiss's Compact Zoom family. (First released last year, the Compact Zooms are a winner of this year's Studio Prime Award for products introduced in 2013.)

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NAB 2014 Video: Canon

Larry Thorpe on the latest in Canon EOS optics.

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Cooke Delivers Five Anamorphic Primes for Not-Boring Digital Cinematography

Cooke said at NAB that it is shipping the first five of seven new 2x anamorphic prime lenses, as promised last year at NAB. The first five lenses to hit the market will be the 32mm, 40mm, 50mm, 75mm and … more »

Angenieux Optimo Style 25-250mm Zoom Lens

Thales Angénieux Launches Optimo Style Zoom Series

Thales Angénieux announced  the Optimo Style series of zoom lenses in time for NAB. The big gun is the Optimo Style 25–250mm [pictured, top], a full-size zoom that weighs 16 pounds. (If it looks familiar, that's because it first showed … more »

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Fujifilm’s New Cabrio Lens Has a 12x Zoom Ratio

Fujifilm said it will show the Premier PL 25–300mm Cabrio at NAB. The lens, officially dubbed the ZK12x25, zooms through the broadest range of focal lengths of any lens in the Cabrio series. Like all of the Cabrio zooms, the … more »

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Canon Debuts 4K 17-120mm Cine-Servo Zoom Lens

Canon got the jump on NAB today with a slew of announcements, including a new 4K 17-120mm zoom lens with detachable servo drive for its EOS cameras, the new HJ18ex7.6B portable ENG zoom lens, two new lightweight camcorders that record … more »

Fujinon Cabrio Lens and Sony F55 Camera

Matching the Sony F55 with Fujinon Cabrio Zooms for EFP Shooting

The Challenge of Mobile EFP-Style Productions  Mobile EFP-style field productions are loaded with a wide variety of equipment and logistics nuances. The very nature of mobile, small crew, non-hardlined EFP field production calls for lightly accessorized camera setups, internal ND … more »

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Panavision Announces New Primo V Lenses for Digital Cameras

Panavision's latest line of Primo lenses, the Primo V series, are engineered to get some of the harshness out of digital images. The full set of Primo V lenses will include 14.5mm, 17.5mm, 21mm, 27mm, 35mm, 40mm, 50mm, 75mm, and … more »

AbelCine to Offer Service and Support on Canon Cinema Lenses

AbelCine's New York and Burbank offices will become support centers for Canon EF- and PL-mount cinema lenses by the end of this year. AbelCine is the first member of Canon's Cinema Lens Service Partner Program, meaning it can provide service … more »