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Submission Session Ends Soon for Shift Creative Fund, a Program Offering Grants for Short Films

By DCS, Sep 23, 2019

Digital Cinema Society members are invited to apply to the Shift Creative Fund to help finance their short films.  Full production funding is available, and last year, the program provided over $100K in Grants.  Applicants are asked to submit a short film script, budget, treatment, examples of previous work, and ... [ Read: Submission Session Ends Soon for Shift Creative Fund, a Program Offering Grants for Short Films ]

ARRI Introduces Orbiter, a new ultra-bright, tunable, and directional LED

By DCS, Sep 13, 2019

Premiering at IBC 2019 is ARRI's new Orbiter, an ultra-bright, tunable, and directional LED fixture designed with versatility in mind.  Changeable optics are a prime innovation in the Orbiter allowing the fixture to transform to serve a variety of applications without sacrificing beam, output, or color quality. The ... [ Read: ARRI Introduces Orbiter, a new ultra-bright, tunable, and directional LED ]

DCS San Francisco Event -- The Latest from Blackmagic Design at Beyond PIX Studios, 10-1-2019

By DCS, Sep 11, 2019

Join the Digital Cinema Society at San Francisco's Beyond Pix Studios for an exploration of the latest technology from Blackmagic Design.  Featured products will include the new Pocket Cinema Camera 6K which can record Blackmagic Raw or ProRes 422 on a Super35 size sensor in up to 6K resolution.  We'll also review ... [ Read: DCS San Francisco Event -- The Latest from Blackmagic Design at Beyond PIX Studios, 10-1-2019 ]

Canon Introduces Full Frame 5.9K C500 Mark II Camera and DP-V3120 4K Display

By DCS, Sep 5, 2019

In advance of IBC, Canon has announced the EOS C500 Mark II.  The new cinema camera includes features such as a 5.9K Full Frame CMOS sensor, user-changeable lens mounts, electronic image stabilization, internal cinema RAW light recording, and the new DIGIC DV 7 Image Processor.  The camera also features 60p recording, ... [ Read: Canon Introduces Full Frame 5.9K C500 Mark II Camera and DP-V3120 4K Display ]

Panasonic announces the LUMIX S1H Mirrorless Full Frame Camera that shoots 6K/24p

By DCS, Aug 30, 2019

Panasonic launches the LUMIX S1H, a new Digital Single Lens Mirrorless camera with a full-frame image sensor capable of recording at 6K/24p, 10-bit video.  The 24.2MP CMOS sensor is well suited to both high end video and stills, with 14-stop dynamic range, sensitivity from ISO 100-51200, and a broad array of video ... [ Read: Panasonic announces the LUMIX S1H Mirrorless Full Frame Camera that shoots 6K/24p ]