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NAB 2021 Has Been Cancelled

By DCS, Sep 15, 2021

The following early morning announcement to the NAB Show community from Chris Brown, Executive Vice President and Managing Director of Global Connections and Events at the National Association of Broadcasters: For more than a year we have worked tirelessly to bring our industry together safely in Las Vegas at NAB ... [ Read: NAB 2021 Has Been Cancelled ]

Canon Introduces New Full-Frame Mirrorless EOS R3 and New RF Series Lenses

By DCS, Sep 14, 2021

Canon has announced a new Full-Frame Mirrorless Camera, the Professional-Grade EOS R3 as well as two new lenses, the RF16mm F2.8 STM and the RF100–400mm F5.6–8 IS USM.  The camera is designed to bridge the gap between Canon's EOS R5 and their flagship EOS-1D X line. The EOS R3 features a 24.1-megapixel back-illuminated ... [ Read: Canon Introduces New Full-Frame Mirrorless EOS R3 and New RF Series Lenses ]

Blackmagic Announces DaVinci Resolve 17.3 along with Major Price Drop on URSA Mini Pro 12K

By DCS, Aug 20, 2021

Blackmagic Design just made two rather significant announcements.  First off, the release of DaVinci Resolve 17.3 which will now work up to 3 times faster on Apple Mac models with the M1 chip. This speed increase will allow users to more easily play back, edit and grade 4K, 8K, and 12K, even on an Apple M1 notebook. ... [ Read: Blackmagic Announces DaVinci Resolve 17.3 along with Major Price Drop on URSA Mini Pro 12K ]

Frame.io to be Acquired by Adobe

By DCS, Aug 19, 2021

In a deal valued at $1.7 billion, Adobe has announced their intention to acquire Frame.io.  The acquisition brings together Adobe's suite of creative software, including Premiere Pro and After Effects, with Frame.io's cloud-based video collaboration platform.  The combination of Adobe’s video editing products, ... [ Read: Frame.io to be Acquired by Adobe ]

DCS Mourns the Passing of a Good Friend, Longtime Member, Steadicam Legend, and Cinematographer, Dan Kneece

By DCS, Aug 8, 2021

It is with great sadness that we share the news that Dan Kneece passed away unexpectedly earlier this month at the relatively young age of 64.  Although it has not been confirmed, Dan had recently undergone a medical procedure to add a coronary stent, so it is assumed the cause of his passing was heart related. Dan ... [ Read: DCS Mourns the Passing of a Good Friend, Longtime Member, Steadicam Legend, and Cinematographer, Dan Kneece ]

Blackmagic Design Announces New Studio Cameras and HyperDeck Studio Models

By DCS, Jul 29, 2021

Blackmagic Design has announced a new family of Studio Cameras for live production. The new compact all-in-one units are designed to help a wider range of live productions that require professional features that are also fast to setup on location. Features include a carbon fiber reinforced polycarbonate body and ... [ Read: Blackmagic Design Announces New Studio Cameras and HyperDeck Studio Models ]