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Sony Introduces HDC 4K Camera with a Super35 Global Shutter CMOS Sensor

By James Mathers, Oct 12, 2021

Sony has introduced the new HDC-F5500 field system camera with a Super 35mm sensor and 4K global shutter CMOS sensor.  The new camera marries features from their Digital Cinema cameras along with those of live broadcast models.  With a larger sensor than most broadcast cameras, it is possible to gain more control ... [ Read: Sony Introduces HDC 4K Camera with a Super35 Global Shutter CMOS Sensor ]

Rotolight Announces Two New Models Sold at Discount via a Kickstarter Campaign

By James Mathers, Oct 12, 2021

Rotolight has announced two new LED lighting products: the Rotolight NEO 3 and AEOS 2. The new units offer continuous light for cine applications and High-Speed Sync RGBWW flash for still photographers. The Rotolight NEO 3 is a pocket-sized on-camera LED available as an individual light or as a three-light kit with ... [ Read: Rotolight Announces Two New Models Sold at Discount via a Kickstarter Campaign ]

ARRI Rental Announces the Development of ALFA and Moviecam Series of Large-Format Lenses

By James Mathers, Oct 12, 2021

ARRI Rental has announced the development of two new large-format lens series: the ARRI Rental ALFA and Moviecam. The ALFA series are adapted from the ARRI Master Anamorphic lens line while the Moviecam series incorporates vintage glass with high performance new housings.  The ALFA lens set comprises eight lenses ... [ Read: ARRI Rental Announces the Development of ALFA and Moviecam Series of Large-Format Lenses ]

DCS Illuminates: DMX for DP's

By James Mathers, Oct 8, 2021

In this installment of DCS Illuminates, Cinematographer and Founder of DCS James Mathers visits with cinema lighting experts to explore the latest technology for remotely and wirelessly controlling set lighting.  Guests include Ben Dynice, Chief Technology Officer at Quasar Science and Timothy Duff, a Co-Founder of ... [ Read: DCS Illuminates: DMX for DP's ]

New DCS Illuminates Streaming: Rotolight Titan with Roy Wagner, ASC

By James Mathers, Oct 8, 2021

Our latest DCS Illuminates content offering features a review of the Rotolight Titan. Cinematographer Roy H. Wagner, ASC puts both the Rotolight Titan I and Titan II through their paces capturing three different scenes and sharing his thoughts about the technology, his career, and the industry in general via extensive ... [ Read: New DCS Illuminates Streaming: Rotolight Titan with Roy Wagner, ASC ]