Zacuto Announces Canon C300/500 Z-Finder for Pre-order venerdý, 28 Febbraio 2014 - 01:07 AM - 1 ago - 8 Letture - top stories - 1-CreativeCow (Chicago, Illinois--February 27, 2014) After months of design and testing, Zacuto is proud to announce the release of a hi-res Z-Finder viewfinder and accompanying accessories specific to the Canon C300 and C500. They offer quick setup, lightweight Recoil design, sturdy handles, a new-to-market ‘helmet’ cage and an innovative cold shoe clamping mount. The Zacuto C300/500 Z-Finder is not only a unique focusing tool but also aids with stabilization and enables balanced, comfortable handheld shooting. The new C300/500 Z-Finder slides over the Canon LCD and is secured with a user-friendly bar clamp and hinge lock to keep the LCD in place. Use the Z-Finder alone or with Zacuto’s new mounting system that places the Canon LCD to the left of the camera for shoulder mounted operation. This is perfect for a Recoil style rig where the camera is positioned directly over the operators shoulder for comfort, balance, and convenience.
Learn Apple's Motion: Lesson 3 - The Layers Tab lunedý, 25 Marzo 2013 - 05:10 AM - 11 Months, 2 ago - 7 Letture - top stories - Cowcast In this lesson, Kevin P McAuliffe talks about the layers tab, but more specifically he talks about groups, which is how you will organize and animated your elements inside of Motion 5. Length: 00:16:48
Adobe Release Creative Cloud martedý, 18 Giugno 2013 - 06:38 AM - 8 Months, 3 ago - 7 Letture - top stories - R - Broadcast Engineering All the apps for one monthly fee, how will broadcasters adapt? Adobe has launched its much trailed Creative Cloud (CC). As well as new features beyond CS6, CC is sold under a different business model. Instead of outright purchase, followed by the purchase of an upgrade every year or so, CC is sold on a subscription basis. Full membership to the CC includes all the Adobe applications for print and web design as well as video. Adobe also offers single application membership for those, for example, that only use Photoshop. read more
SIGGRAPH 2013 preview release martedý, 18 Giugno 2013 - 12:00 AM - 8 Months, 3 ago - 7 Letture - top stories - R - Broadcast Engineering Vicon launches the changing face of film and games at SIGGRAPH 2013 OXFORD, UK, 04 June 2013-Motion capture technology innovator,Vicon, will be launching the latest addition to its suite of 3D motion capture tracking systems at SIGGRAPH 2013, stand 771, taking place on 23-25 July in Anaheim, California. read more
Sound Devices Welcomes Reedsburg Area High School Students For New Summer Internship Program mercoledý, 19 Giugno 2013 - 09:38 PM - 8 Months, 2 ago - 7 Letture - top stories - 1-CreativeCow (Reedsburg, Wisconsin--June 19, 2013) Sound Devices, specialists in production sound and video products for field production, is hosting local students to its Reedsburg headquarters as part of a new summer internship program. From June 17 – August 30, four students selected by the company from Reedsburg Area High School will gain valuable hands-on engineering and/or computer programming experience. Photo From Left to Right: Jon Tatooles - Co-Founder and VP of Business Development, Lisa Wiedenfeld - VP of Finance and HR, Jacqueline Anderson – intern, Josh Bergman – intern, Micah Bennett – intern, Josh DeBaets – intern, Jeff Hoeft - Senior Electronics Technician
reTooled.net Launches New Editing Workflow Tool mercoledý, 19 Giugno 2013 - 09:05 PM - 8 Months, 2 ago - 7 Letture - top stories - 1-CreativeCow (New York, New York--June 19, 2013) reTooled.net officially launched its first editing workflow tool, reLink reTooled, today. Designed to efficiently relink and conform timelines, this innovative application minimizes tedium in the workflow and performs tasks found only in high-end finishing software. In seconds, editors now have the ability to relink an offline timeline to clips with different durations, file names and even resolutions. The applications of reLink reTooled are endless, from proxy workflows and color corrections to After Effects render and replace workflows. Unlike systems like Final Cut Pro and Adobe Premiere Pro, which rely mainly on file name, reLink reTooled uses different combinations of metadata to search and relink. Industry standard XML keeps an edit timeline intact, including filters, position and scale.
The Tiffen Company Turns Up The Creative Control For Cinematographers; Introduces New Integrated “Film Looks” MPTV Filters mercoledý, 19 Giugno 2013 - 07:50 PM - 8 Months, 2 ago - 7 Letture - top stories - 1-CreativeCow Developed for modern digital cameras, Tiffen Satin and Tiffen Black Satin combination filters make talent look great (Hauppauge, New York--June 19, 2013) The Tiffen Company, a leading manufacturer of award-winning accessories for the still imaging, video, motion picture and broadcast markets, has begun shipping the new Tiffen Satin™ and Tiffen Black Satin™ MPTV Filters in 4 x 4, 4 x 5.65 and 6.6 x 6.6 sizes. “Optical filter development is the cornerstone of the Tiffen Company, and our new line of integrated Tiffen filters, which includes Film Looks, exemplifies the forward-thinking innovation behind our commitment to continued research and development,” says Steve Tiffen, President and CEO, The Tiffen Company. “This year, we celebrate 75 years of filter engineering excellence, and it gives me great pleasure to cross this milestone by expanding the Tiffen filter product offerings yet again. We look forward to seeing the tremendous images the creative world will make with the new line of Tiffen MPTV filters, including the new Satin and Black Satin looks.”
Viacom and Twitter join for social video campaigns venerdý, 21 Giugno 2013 - 09:41 AM - 8 Months, 2 ago - 7 Letture - top stories - R - Broadcast Engineering The partnership will launch with the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards, during which MTV will deliver real-time, sponsor-supported highlights via Twitter. Twitter Amplify will allow Viacom to connect people across screens, and tap into the social conversation on Twitter with complimentary TV video clips across all devices. read more
Riedel Intercom System Drives Barracuda Racing's Team Communications During the Indianapolis 500 giovedý, 20 Giugno 2013 - 12:00 AM - 8 Months, 2 ago - 7 Letture - top stories - R - Broadcast Engineering GLENDALE, Calif. -- June 20, 2013 -- Riedel Communications, provider of pioneering real-time video, audio, data, and communications networks, today announced that Barracuda Racing of the IZOD IndyCar Series has debuted its Riedel Communications equipment at the Indianapolis 500. Throughout the 97th running of the renowned 500-mile race, held May 26, Riedel's innovative solutions provided the Bryan Herta Autosport (BHA) team with a comprehensive and reliable radio package connecting all Barracuda Racing team members, including the pit crew and driver. read more
Dejero at SMPTE Australia 2013 giovedý, 20 Giugno 2013 - 12:00 AM - 8 Months, 2 ago - 7 Letture - top stories - R - Broadcast Engineering At SMPTE Australia 2013, Dejero will demonstrate its latest innovations in bonded cellular technology that utilize mobile wireless networks to transmit high-quality video for electronic newsgathering. The Dejero LIVE+ Platform offers powerful capabilities for improving broadcasters' ability to deliver primary and supplemental live video feeds from the field, at a reduced cost and with greater efficiency and ease of use. Dejero Products on Display at SMPTE Australia 2013 read more