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Adobe Premiere Announces Updates Including Speech to Text and Improved Performance with Mac M1 Chips

By DCS, Jul 27, 2021

Captions have become increasingly important in the last few years, not only to serve the hearing impaired, but also critical for engaging viewers on social platforms since so much of the content is seen on mobile devices set on mute. Adding captions has heretofore been time-consuming, expensive, and fraught with errors. ... [ Read: Adobe Premiere Announces Updates Including Speech to Text and Improved Performance with Mac M1 Chips ]

ARRI Solutions Group Creates Virtual Production Studios and Demo Stages Around the Globe

By DCS, Jun 27, 2021

ARRI announced early this month the establishment of the ARRI Solutions Group. The new organizational unit is focused on the design and engineering of customized production infrastructures, including innovative mixed-reality environments.  One of the group’s first mixed reality reference projects is the recently ... [ Read: ARRI Solutions Group Creates Virtual Production Studios and Demo Stages Around the Globe ]

Sony Introduces the Airpeak S1 Professional Drone Able to Carry Full-Size Mirrorless Interchangeable-lens Cameras

By DCS, Jun 10, 2021

Sony Electronics has announced their first-ever professional drone, the "Airpeak S1" which they are billing as the world's smallest drone that can be equipped with their full-size mirrorless interchangeable-lens Alpha camera.  The new drone is said to utilize a proprietary motor, propeller, control system and sensing ... [ Read: Sony Introduces the Airpeak S1 Professional Drone Able to Carry Full-Size Mirrorless Interchangeable-lens Cameras ]

Rescheduled IBC2021 Confirmed for December 3-6 -- Live Expos Are Coming Back!

By DCS, May 25, 2021

IBC2021 has confirmed to return as a live in-person event to take place at the RAI in Amsterdam from December 3rd through the 6th.  The Conference and Exhibition will take place simultaneously after having been pushed back from their traditional slot during the second week of September.  A recent survey of visitors ... [ Read: Rescheduled IBC2021 Confirmed for December 3-6 -- Live Expos Are Coming Back! ]

DCS Road Test - James Mathers Reports on His Use of the Blackmagic URSA Mini Pro 12K

By DCS, May 24, 2021

In this video, James Mathers explores the benefits and challenges of acquiring in 12K by sharing his experience testing the URSA Mini Pro 12K during November of 2020. Other production tools utilized in the process include a Fujinon Cabrio 20-120mm zoom and a set of Sigma FF Highspeed Cine Prime lenses. Accessories ... [ Read: DCS Road Test - James Mathers Reports on His Use of the Blackmagic URSA Mini Pro 12K ]

Announcing DCS Illuminates - An Online Destination for Cinema Lighting Knowledge On-Demand

By DCS, Apr 29, 2021

The Digital Cinema Society is announcing a new online web channel to be known as DCS Illuminates, a destination for online cinema lighting knowledge on demand.  It will include new custom content in addition to the Digital Cinema Society’s vast archive from our past Cinema Lighting Expos and workshops with scores ... [ Read: Announcing DCS Illuminates - An Online Destination for Cinema Lighting Knowledge On-Demand ]