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2018 DCS Cinema Lighting Expo - This Saturday February 24th - Burbank - All Are Welcome

By DCS, Feb 19, 2018

All are welcome to join the Digital Cinema Society for our annual exploration of Motion Picture Lighting and Grip Technology. The event will return to the IATSE Local 80 stage in Burbank on Saturday, February 24th. In addition to our traditional vendor presentations and practical demonstrations by renowned Lighting ... [ Read: 2018 DCS Cinema Lighting Expo - This Saturday February 24th - Burbank - All Are Welcome ]

Sony to Start Shipments of Venice Digital Cinema Camera with Several New Features

By DCS, Feb 12, 2018

VENICE, Sony’s new flagship motion picture camera begins shipping to customers this month with a host of new features. As previously announced, version 1.0 features in VENICE will include support for Full-Frame 24x36mm recording along with several new capabilities including a “Dual Base ISO” mode. With a claimed ... [ Read: Sony to Start Shipments of Venice Digital Cinema Camera with Several New Features ]

ARRI Launches Large-Format Camera System: ALEXA LF - Signature Primes - LPL Lens Mount - PL-to-LPL Adapter

By DCS, Feb 2, 2018

ARRI chose the BSC Expo in London to unveil a complete 4K large-format system comprised of the new ALEXA LF camera, ARRI Signature Prime lenses, LPL lens mount, and PL-to-LPL adapter.  True to ARRI's practice of protecting their client's previous investments, the new camera is compatible with existing lenses, accessories, ... [ Read: ARRI Launches Large-Format Camera System: ALEXA LF - Signature Primes - LPL Lens Mount - PL-to-LPL Adapter ]

Blackmagic Design Unveils URSA Mini Broadcast - B4 Mount UHD Studio/ENG Camera

By DCS, Feb 1, 2018

In an on-line presentation this morning, (February 1, 2018), Blackmagic Design's Founder, Grant Petty unveiled several new broadcast products including a new addition to their USRA line of cameras.  The URSA Mini Broadcast is a single sensor camera designed to work with ubiquitous B4 mount broadcast zoom lenses. ... [ Read: Blackmagic Design Unveils URSA Mini Broadcast - B4 Mount UHD Studio/ENG Camera ]

Showcasing The Latest Addition to the Varicam Family - EVA-1 at Birns & Sawyer - February 7th

By DCS, Jan 29, 2018

The Digital Cinema Society will be hosting an evening with Panasonic's newest addition to the Varicam family, the EVA-1, on February 7th at the home of Birns & Sawyer in North Hollywood.  The EVA--1 is a a 5.7K handheld cinema camera with Dual Native ISOs of 800/2,500 recording to low cost SD cards with 14+ ... [ Read: Showcasing The Latest Addition to the Varicam Family - EVA-1 at Birns & Sawyer - February 7th ]