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BB&S Lighting Introduces Compact Bicolor Fresnel (CFL) Light

November 29, 2021 | By
BB&S Lighting Introduces Compact Bicolor Fresnel (CFL) Light

BB&S Lighting of Denmark has added the Compact Bicolor Fresnel (CFL) to its family of Compact Beamlight LED studio fixtures. The smallest footprint (5.5-in/14cm) Fresnel on the market, it draws just 38W and outputs over 2400 lumens at 96 TLCI (tunable from 2700 to 5600°K). New CFL features a genuine curved glass 90mm Fresnel lens that... »

AGITO Trax Adds to Emotion of Adele One Night Only

November 18, 2021 | By
AGITO Trax Adds to Emotion of <em>Adele One Night Only</em>

Adele One Night Only, performed at the Griffith Observatory in Los Angeles on October 24th and aired on CBS on Sunday, November 14th, incorporated a Motion Impossible AGITO Trax modular dolly system from John Perry in Los Angeles – who owns both the Trax and Sports drive options – to help bring about the... »

Matrox Unveils Monarch EDGE Command Center

November 18, 2021 | By
Matrox Unveils Monarch EDGE Command Center

Matrox® Video has announced the release of its much-anticipated Monarch EDGE Command Center web user interface (UI) to simplify and enhance the management of Monarch EDGE 4K/multi-HD encoders and decoders within remote production (REMI) environments. Accessible via a standard web-browsing application, this intuitive configuration management tool allows broadcasters and live event producers to directly access,... »

Sony Unveils Flagship VENICE 2 Digital Cinema Camera

November 15, 2021 | By
Sony Unveils Flagship VENICE 2 Digital Cinema Camera

Today, Sony Electronics Inc. introduces the VENICE 2, the new flagship model and latest addition to its lineup of high-end digital cinema cameras. The VENICE 2 builds upon the strength of the original VENICE with new features including a compact design, internal recording and the option for two different sensors: the newly developed full-frame... »

Blackmagic Design Announces New Blackmagic URSA Broadcast G2

November 12, 2021 | By
Blackmagic Design Announces New Blackmagic URSA Broadcast G2

Blackmagic Design today announced Blackmagic URSA Broadcast G2, a next-generation professional broadcast camera with 6K digital film sensor that brings digital film quality to both traditional and online broadcasters. The advanced 6144 x 3456 digital film sensor provides exceptional low light performance with dual gain ISO of up to +36dB as well as 13... »

NAB Announces Winners of Annual Product of the Year Awards

November 4, 2021 | By
NAB Announces Winners of Annual Product of the Year Awards

The winners of the third annual NAB Show Product of the Year Awards were announced today during the virtual Product of the Year Awards celebration, held exclusively on NAB Amplify. The awards recognize significant and promising new products and technologies that were set to be displayed for the first time at the previously canceled... »

SOC Announces Format Change for Saturday Virtual Happy Hours

November 3, 2021 | By
SOC Announces Format Change for Saturday Virtual Happy Hours

The Society of Camera Operators (SOC) has announced a new format for its previously monthly virtual Happy Hours, kicking off this Saturday, November 6 from 4:30pm to 6:00pm PT. After more than a year of monthly hosted Happy Hours, the decision has been made to change the format to a quarterly virtual event with the... »

Creative Solutions, RED Digital Cinema Announce V-RAPTOR Accessories

November 2, 2021 | By
Creative Solutions, RED Digital Cinema Announce V-RAPTOR Accessories

Creative Solutions (CS) and RED Digital Cinema® have announced the launch of a series of multiple camera accessories for the new V-RAPTOR Camera System. Following a multi-year collaboration between the two companies, the results are unique, integrated, co-branded products. The first in a series of RED/Creative Solutions product collaborations, the resulting technology within the V-RAPTOR... »

Vinten Launches Weatherproof, Heavy-Payload, Robotic Pan & Tilt Head FHR-155E

October 29, 2021 | By
Vinten Launches Weatherproof, Heavy-Payload, Robotic Pan & Tilt Head FHR-155E

Vinten, a world leader in manual and robotic camera support systems, today introduced the new FHR-155E — a robotic pan and tilt head designed to support full size broadcast cameras and lenses as remote-controlled robotic devices in outdoor locations. With a maximum payload capacity of 90kg/200lb, the FHR-155E combines sophisticated software and mechanical engineering... »

Rising Sun Pictures Invests in Developing AI-Driven VFX Capabilities

October 29, 2021 | By
Rising Sun Pictures Invests in Developing AI-Driven VFX Capabilities

Rising Sun Pictures (RSP) has added two post-doctoral researchers from the Australian Institute for Machine Learning (AIML) to lead a new initiative centered on the application of Artificial Intelligence (AI) to its visual effects pipeline. Dr. John Bastian and Dr. Ben Ward will develop pipeline tools based on machine learning and other AI applications... »