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New Storage and Workflow Solutions from OWC + Connectivity for M1 MacBook Pros

By James Mathers, Nov 19, 2021

OWC, a leading provider of Memory, External Drives, SSDs, Mac & PC docking solutions, and performance upgrade kits, has recently announced an array of new storage and workflow solutions including many for the new Apple MacBook Pro with M1 Pro and M1 Max. The latest announcement from OWC is their new ... [ Read: New Storage and Workflow Solutions from OWC + Connectivity for M1 MacBook Pros ]

Cooke adds new Full Frame Varotal/i FF zoom and Panchro/i Classic FF lens lines

By James Mathers, Nov 15, 2021

Cooke Optics has added to their Full Frame family with two Varotal/i FF zooms, as well as new Panchro/i Classic FF primes.  Two new Varotal/i FF zoom lenses bring modern designs and materials to the historic line of zoom lenses that were first seen in 1971, while the extensive Panchro/i Classic FF range offers the ... [ Read: Cooke adds new Full Frame Varotal/i FF zoom and Panchro/i Classic FF lens lines ]

Sony announces VENICE 2, with New Full-Frame, 8.6K, and 16 stops DR Sensor

By James Mathers, Nov 15, 2021

Sony has announced the VENICE 2, their new flagship model in a widening lineup of high-end digital cinema cameras. The VENICE 2 adds several new features including a compact design, internal recording, and the option for two different sensors: the newly developed full-frame 8.6K sensor, or the original 6K VENICE ... [ Read: Sony announces VENICE 2, with New Full-Frame, 8.6K, and 16 stops DR Sensor ]

Streaming Coverage and Discount Products from: Teradek - SmallHD - Wooden Camera

By James Mathers, Nov 13, 2021

On the heals of our recent visit to the West Coast headquarters of Vitec's Creative Solutions group comes news of major discounts on products from SmallHD, Teradek, and Wooden Camera.  As part of their Season of Thanks Sale you can save up to $2,000 on SmallHD monitors, up to 30% on Teradek streaming solutions, ... [ Read: Streaming Coverage and Discount Products from: Teradek - SmallHD - Wooden Camera ]

DCS Mourns The Loss of Trade Journalist and Film Critic Bryant Fazer

By James Mathers, Nov 5, 2021

DCS lost another good friend and colleague recently with the unexpected passing of Bryant Frazer.  We worked very closely with Bryant for many years in his roll as Editor of the trade journal Studio Daily.  Not only did he publish many of our articles, but we also partnered with him and Studio Daily in our streaming ... [ Read: DCS Mourns The Loss of Trade Journalist and Film Critic Bryant Fazer ]

DCS Lens Event: Focus On Cine Lenses From the Buyer's POV - This Thursday, 10/28/21

By James Mathers, Oct 25, 2021

Due to ongoing pandemic restrictions the annual Digital Cinema Society Cine Lens event that had traditionally been held at Cine Gear Expo will once again be held online: Please mark your calendars for October 28, 2021 10AM Pacific -- 1PM Eastern -- 6PM GMT As is our tradition, the main “focus” of the event ... [ Read: DCS Lens Event: Focus On Cine Lenses From the Buyer's POV - This Thursday, 10/28/21 ]