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Sigma Unveils 100-400mm F5-6.3 Zoom for Full-Frame Mirrorless Cameras, New Teleconverters, and Primes

By DCS, Jun 18, 2020

Sigma serves up some new glass for Full-Frame Mirrorless Cameras. The fifth Sigma lens designed specifically for full-frame mirrorless camera systems is the new 100-400mm F5-6.3 DG DN OS Telephoto Lens.  It has been built from the ground up for mirrorless camera systems featuring 16 groups and 22 elements, with one ... [ Read: Sigma Unveils 100-400mm F5-6.3 Zoom for Full-Frame Mirrorless Cameras, New Teleconverters, and Primes ]

Adobe Creative Cloud updates to Premiere Pro, Rush, After Effects Photoshop, and Stock Integration

By DCS, Jun 16, 2020

Adobe has announced a host of updates to its Creative Cloud apps including Premiere Pro, After Effects, Premiere Rush, as well as new integration abilities that allow the various apps to work in tandem.  You can now add stock music, VFX, and shots within the Premiere Pro app, and test them in your timeline before ... [ Read: Adobe Creative Cloud updates to Premiere Pro, Rush, After Effects Photoshop, and Stock Integration ]

The Great Film Production Renaissance: Are You Ready? Essay by Richard Janes

By DCS, May 29, 2020

The Great Film Production Renaissance: Are You Ready? a DCS Content Contribution from Richard Janes Pixomondo show how they made use of Virtual Production. During times of struggle, the inevitable is often accelerated. Companies that were dying go bust, new ways of working, that were once seen as too disruptive ... [ Read: The Great Film Production Renaissance: Are You Ready? Essay by Richard Janes ]

Calculate Your Storage Needs: Free DataCalc App Update Available From AJA

By DCS, May 29, 2020

AJA has released an update to its popular DataCalc app, available for download on the Apple App Store. It computes storage requirements for professional video and audio media.  The update includes support for the brand new Ki Pro Ultra 12G, as well as AJA Raw, Apple ProRes, DVCProHD, HDV, XDCAM, DV, CineForm, REDCODE, ... [ Read: Calculate Your Storage Needs: Free DataCalc App Update Available From AJA ]

IBC 2020 Cancelled - Look Instead For Virtual IBC Week Coming In September

By DCS, May 18, 2020

Add IBC to the long list of worldwide events to be cancelled or postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic.  The motion picture and broadcast technology event known as the International Broadcasting Convention, traditionally held at the RAI auditorium in Amsterdam each September, will not be held this year. After ... [ Read: IBC 2020 Cancelled - Look Instead For Virtual IBC Week Coming In September ]

DCS Mourns The Loss of Denny Clairmont

By DCS, May 12, 2020

It is with great sadness that we announce that our friend, colleague, and founding member of the Digital Cinema Society, Denny Clairmont, passed away on May 10, 2020 at the age of 85.  He was a leading camera and lens expert and the owner of Clairmont Camera which he co-founded in 1976 with his late brother, Terry, ... [ Read: DCS Mourns The Loss of Denny Clairmont ]