Sound Devices rack-mounted PIX 260i gains new audio and video functions,
formatting drives as exFAT and transferring files over a network while recording.
The tiny Novo Cinema Camera for action applications adds cinematic functionality
including manually adjustable exposure and C-mount lens system for extreme
Panasonic’s new 3-chip DLP projectors are extremely small and light
for their class. The single-chip DLP models have very high brightness
and Digital Link compatibility.
Tiffen Photo fx Ultra v5, named ‘Best Mobile Photo App of 2013’
by TIPA, lets users simulate filters, lenses, lab processes, grain,
colour, light and more professional photographic effects.
Canon has built a new interchangeable EF lens for the EOS DSLR
cameras, the EF200-400mm f/4L IS USM Extender 1.4x, a super-
telephoto zoom incorporating an internal extender.
DP Greg Wilson created a shot tracking a sprinting cheetah for
National Geographic, using the Sound Devices PIX 240 production
video recorder for dailies, monitoring and backup.
ZEISS Compact Zoom lenses are made for projects on a tight budget
and timeframe but have a wide range of applications. Zeiss DSLR lenses
also allow compact camera set-ups.
Sony has introduced the HXR-IFR5 interface unit connecting
the NEX-FS700 camcorder and the AXS-R5 RAW recorder to
support 4K RAW recording at multiple frame rates.
The upcoming high-speed Phantom Flex4K previewed at NAB
2013 produces quality images at variable frame rates with a
super 35mm sensor a new camera control interface.
The Blackmagic Production Camera 4K has a Super 35 size
sensor with a global shutter, EF mount optics and CinemaDNG
RAW and ProRes 422 file recording.
FOR-A showed their new FT-ONE 4K super slow motion camera
at NAB Show 2013, with compact MXF clip servers for very
diverse ingest, playback and playout.
NAB ALEXA XT cameras come with the XR Module, allowing
in-camera ARRIRAW recording up to 120 fps onto fast, rugged
512 GB XR capture drives.
NAB The first three focal lengths, 35 mm, 50 mm and 75 mm,
of the ARRI/ZEISS Master Anamorphic lens series are fast and
compact, capable of shooting at T1.9.
NAB Technical teams from Cooke Optics and Thales Angénieux
have been sharing designs of their respective new anamorphic
NAB Blackmagic’s Pocket digital Cinema Camera includes a Super
16mm sized 1080HD sensor, 13 stops of dynamic range and built
in SD card recorder for Apple ProRes.
NAB Fraunhofer IIS’ camera array has flexibility for creative
production including high frame rates, high dynamic range
and lightfield processes.
NAB The new PMW-400 shoulder-mount camcorder incorporates
2/3-inch full-HD 3CMOS sensors, 3DNR to reduce S/N ratio and
supported formats including XAVC support for HD.
NAB The Cinedeck RX3G and MX recorders now support
ARRIRAW, CinemaDNG, CanonRAW, JPEG 2000, OpenEXR
and the ACES colour workflow.