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Leica Cine Lenses Take Top Honors at Cannes Film Festival

Leica Cine Lenses Take Top Honors at Cannes Film Festival

The 2018 Cannes Film Festival once again drew top films and filmmakers from around the globe and of the awarded films in competition Leica cine lenses were used on four of them. The lenses used included the Leica Summilux-C series, the Leica Summicron-C series, and the Leica R and M series. …

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URSA Broadcast and ATEM 4 M/E Broadcast Studio 4K Installed at NOW Church

URSA Broadcast and ATEM 4 M/E Broadcast Studio 4K Installed at NOW Church

Fremont, CA - June 7, 2018 - Blackmagic Design today announced that Ocala, Florida-based NOW Church has installed an URSA Broadcast professional broadcast camera, ATEM 4 M/E Broadcast Studio 4K live production switcher and ATEM 1 M/E Advanced Panel hardware control panel. The products will be used…

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AJA Introduces Hi5-12G and HA5-12G Mini-Converters at InfoComm 2018

AJA Introduces Hi5-12G and HA5-12G Mini-Converters at InfoComm 2018

Simplifies Conversion Between 4K/UltraHD HDMI 2.0 and 12G-SDI, with Options to Extend Signals up to 10km Over a Single Fiber Link Las Vegas, NV, NAB Conference, Stand C3960 (June 6, 2018)— At InfoComm 2018, AJA announced Hi5-12G, a new 12G-SDI to HDMI 2.0 Mini-Converter, and HA5-12G, an HDMI 2.0…

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Key Code Media Introduces New Key Code Education Division

Key Code Media Introduces New Key Code Education Division

Live and Post Production Training and Certification Programs Key Code Media is proud to announce Key Code Education, a production training division, providing vendor-certified training, industry certifications, and advanced engineering programs. “At the heart of Key Code Education is the desire…

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Panasonic Previews AW-UE150, New 4K Integrated Pan/Tilt/Zoom Remote Camera

Panasonic Previews AW-UE150, New 4K Integrated Pan/Tilt/Zoom Remote Camera

First 4K/60p Camera among Broadcast-Grade PTZs LAS VEGAS, NV (June 6, 2018) – Here at INFOCOMM, Panasonic announced the development of the AW-UE150, a new 4K integrated remote camera that will offer 4K/UHD - 60p capture, a first for a broadcast-class PTZ. The UE150 will also afford the widest…

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Photographers, Videographers and Digital Storytellers Get Exclusive Access to Capture New York City Iconic Spaces in a Whole New Light at Adorama INSPIRE

Photographers, Videographers and Digital Storytellers Get Exclusive Access to Capture New York City Iconic Spaces in a Whole New Light at Adorama INSPIRE

New York, NY – June 6, 2018 – Adorama, the trusted source for market-leading photo, video, audio, imaging and electronics products and information, invites photographers, videographers and digital storytellers to come explore New York City and its surrounding attractions in a completely new light…

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First Digital-Only Edition of the SMPTE Motion Imaging Journal Is Now Available

First Digital-Only Edition of the SMPTE Motion Imaging Journal Is Now Available

Online-Only Issue Is Available Within the SMPTE Digital Library on the IEEE Xplore Platform; First Issue Focuses on Cloud Technology WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — June 5, 2018 — SMPTE®, the organization whose standards work has supported a century of advances in entertainment technology and whose…

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Rising Sun Pictures’ Sam Hodge: Mentoring the Next Generation of VFX Artists

Rising Sun Pictures’ Sam Hodge: Mentoring the Next Generation of VFX Artists

Adelaide, South Australia—Lead Pipeline Technical Director, Sam Hodge first joined the RSP team in 2005. Although now focused on technical operations, Sam has a wealth of creative experience, with credits including Alien Covenant, Logan, xXx Return of Zander Cage, X-Men Apocalypse, Game of Thrones…

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EVA 2.5 Firmware Update Brings SMOOTH Mode to AU-EVA1 Cinema Camera

EVA 2.5 Firmware Update Brings SMOOTH Mode to AU-EVA1 Cinema Camera

NEWARK, NJ (May 31, 2018) – Panasonic today released the EVA 2.5 firmware update for the AU-EVA1 cinema camera, adding a new noise reduction mode, more lens support expansion and menu improvements. SMOOTH mode noise reduction is designed for capturing low noise images without need for additional…

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The Switch Provides HDTV Transmission Service for The Governors Ball Music Festival from Randall’s Island Park New York City

NEW YORK — June 4, 2018 — The Switch™, a global provider of technology and services for the production and transmission of video and data, provided live High Definition television transmission service for coverage of The Governors Ball Music Festival, a multi-day music festival held on Randall’s…

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Panasonic Announces AU-EVA1 “Share Your Vision” Video Contest For U.S. and EU Filmmakers

Panasonic Announces AU-EVA1 “Share Your Vision” Video Contest For U.S. and EU Filmmakers

Enter Now through August 24th, Winners Announced at IBC HOLLYWOOD, CA (June 1, 2018) – Here at Cine Gear, Panasonic announced the AU-EVA1 “Share Your Vision” Video Contest, open to video professionals throughout the United States and European Union countries. To participate, contestants…

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Axon Demonstrates Latest IP Control & Multiviewer Solutions At Broadcast Asia 2018

Axon Demonstrates Latest IP Control & Multiviewer Solutions At Broadcast Asia 2018

Visitors to this month’s Broadcast Asia in Singapore will see Axon Digital Design demonstrate an enhanced range of IP products and production tools designed to help broadcasters address the challenges of the move to IP. With audiences worldwide gearing up for an epic summer of sporting action, the…

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James Cameron’s Lightstorm Entertainment to Shoot AVATAR  SEQUELS on Sony’s VENICE Camera

James Cameron’s Lightstorm Entertainment to Shoot AVATAR SEQUELS on Sony’s VENICE Camera

New CineAlta Motion Picture System Chosen for Principal Photography on all-Sony Imaging Production; Unique Sony Extension System Enables Capturing What Used to be Impossible James Cameron’s Lightstorm Entertainment will use Sony’s new VENICE motion picture camera system for principal photography…

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Sony Adding Powerful New Features and Capabilities to the VENICE  Full-Frame Motion Picture Camera System

Sony Adding Powerful New Features and Capabilities to the VENICE Full-Frame Motion Picture Camera System

Version 2 Firmware Includes Dual Base High ISO 2500, & Variable Frame Rates; Development of VENICE Extension System; and Optional Upgrade to Support High Frame Rate Sony is announcing new updates and developments for its VENICE CineAlta motion picture camera system including version 2 firmware,…

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Turkish Telenovela You Name It Shot Exclusively with the URSA Mini Pro 4.6K

Turkish Telenovela You Name It Shot Exclusively with the URSA Mini Pro 4.6K

Fremont, CA - May 31, 2018 - Blackmagic Design has today announced that its URSA Mini Pro 4.6K digital film cameras were chosen as the principal camera package on popular Turkish daily soap opera, ‘Adini Sen Koy’ (You Name It). Now in its second season, the Star TV telenovela attracts an audience…

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FUJINON/FUJIFILM to Host Optics Learning Center, Featuring Leading Lens Repair and Rental Experts

FUJINON/FUJIFILM to Host Optics Learning Center, Featuring Leading Lens Repair and Rental Experts

Premier, Cabrio and MK Series Zooms Among Show Product Highlights Valhalla, N.Y., May 29, 2018 – Visitors at this year’s Cine Gear Expo interested in a “master class” on evaluating lenses should schedule time at the FUJINON/FUJIFILM Optics Learning Center (Stage 18, Booth S206). Leading lens…

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New High-End Cinema Lens Family ZEISS Supreme Primes

New High-End Cinema Lens Family ZEISS Supreme Primes

With its 13 high-speed, full-frame, prime lenses for high-quality film productions, ZEISS is focusing on maximum quality, low weight, and significant versatility when it comes to creating superb visual imagery. OBERKOCHEN, May 24, 2018 ZEISS has introduced a new family of high-speed lenses for…

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