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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 ]

New DCS Streaming: Best Practices for On-Set Wireless at Sim Los Angeles on August 8, 2019

By DCS, Aug 14, 2019

We are proud to present our two part streaming coverage of a Digital Cinema Society event held August 8th at Sim Los Angeles on the subject of Best Practices For On-Set Wireless.  In the first part, Hi-speed Cinematographer Enrique Del Rio shares his extensive research and prerecorded interviews with subject experts ... [ Read: New DCS Streaming: Best Practices for On-Set Wireless at Sim Los Angeles on August 8, 2019 ]

AbelCine Chicago / DCS Event on August 27th -- Gear Up: Advances in High-Speed Image Capture

By DCS, Jul 31, 2019

Join the Digital Cinema Society on the evening of August 27th at AbelCine Chicago for a special Gear Up event dedicated to high-speed imaging and lighting technology, including the full Phantom camera lineup and the new Phantom Onyx. Proper lighting is critically important when shooting high-speed, so this ... [ Read: AbelCine Chicago / DCS Event on August 27th -- Gear Up: Advances in High-Speed Image Capture ]

Best Practices For On-Set Wireless - DCS Educational Event at Sim L.A. August 8th

By DCS, Jul 12, 2019

There are a host of wonderful new tools available to help filmmakers wirelessly monitor their images, as well as control cameras and lenses.  However, if they are not properly deployed, they can be frustrating and unreliable.  Join the Digital Cinema Society at Sim Los Angeles on the evening of August 8, 2019 for ... [ Read: Best Practices For On-Set Wireless - DCS Educational Event at Sim L.A. August 8th ]

Sigma unveils the Sigma fp, world's smallest and lightest full-frame mirrorless camera

By DCS, Jul 11, 2019

Sigma has unveiled the Sigma fp, the world's smallest, lightest mirrorless digital camera with a full-frame sensor.  The 24.6-megapixel camera has a 35mm full-frame Bayer sensor, and it weighs just 370g (less than a pound), without the battery and memory card and is capable of supporting both serious still and cine ... [ Read: Sigma unveils the Sigma fp, world's smallest and lightest full-frame mirrorless camera ]