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Sigma Releases Lens Adapter for Sony E-Mount Cameras

Sigma has begun shipping its Mount Converter MC-11, a lens adapter that allows 15 Sigmna Canon-mount and Sigma-mount Global Vision lenses to be used with Sony E-mount cameras with full-frame or APS-C sensors. When the MC-11 is being used, Sigma lenses … more »

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Post Supervisor Andrew Moraski on Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives

Denver's Citizen Pictures got a boost in 2011, when Food Network tapped it as the new production company for its popular show Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives, hosted by Guy Fieri [pictured, top of page]. Citizen had been working with Food Network … more »

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Sony’s Latest Camera Shoots 4K at 480fps

At NAB today, Sony announced a new shoulder-mount camera that it said will shoot 4K at 480fps. Aimed at broadcast sports production, where super-slow-motion is even more critical than the ability to zoom in on a high-resolution frame of video without … more »

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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 »

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DP Scott Sorensen on the Multi-Explosive MythBusters Series Finale

Wasn't it just like MythBusters, the beloved Discovery Channel show, to go out blazing? For 15 seasons and 278 episodes, the science-based hit enthralled thrill-seeking geeks with its creative and exhilarating mix of brilliant builds, bust-ups and pratfalls while putting … more »

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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 »

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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 »

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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 »

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Review: Sony PXW-FS5

In the past several years, Sony has created an impressive lineup of digital cameras, especially with their mirrorless full-frame α series (α7S II, α7R II) and professional XDCAM camcorders. Last year’s PXW-FS7 XDCam camcorder (MSRP: $9,599) was a big hit among … more »

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Gareth Evans’ Pre Vis Action

The creators of the wildly violent, R-rated martial arts extravaganzas The Raid and The Raid 2: Berandal set out to see if they could create an action scene that could capture the kinetic energy of their earlier work without all the blood and broken bones. … more »