Tired of Waiting? Linklater Preaches Patience in Your Career

By Jason Hellerman

It seems like success happens in Hollywood overnight. And that you have to be related to someone famous or have an inside track to get anywhere. But Richard Linklater has some words of advice about that.

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Rotterdam 2019: Livestreaming the Ephemeral in Present.Perfect.

By Kiva Reardon

If the International Film Festival Rotterdam can be credited for just one thing–and this would leave aside their robust global funding initiatives and industry market–it would be expanding the definition of what fits at a festival. And, therein, the definition of film. For instance, IFFR spotlights everything from installations to ⟳ continue…

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Claire Denis: Inside a Master’s Creative Process

By Chris O’Falt The “High Life” director shares her approach to writing, narrative structure, actors, locations, and the physical nature of cinema itself. ⟳ continue…

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Ten things not to miss at NAB 2019

By noreply@redsharknews.com (Matt Gregory)

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NAB is a monster of a show. It’s the biggest convention worldwide for Film and TV technology. We’re here in Las Vegas in force this year to bring the big stories – and the small ones. Here’s Matt’s advice on what not to miss

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    Atomos Debuts 1,500-nit Shogun 7 Monitor-Recorder-Switcher

    By Bryant Frazer

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    Atomos announced the Shogun 7, a new seven-inch 1920×1200 display device designed for single-camera recording at up to 4K or live multi-cam recording and switching, with support for capturing four independent 60p HD-SDI streams.

    To enhance HDR performance, the Shogun 7 uses ⟳ continue…

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    ACE TechFest Brings Editors and Latest Technologies Together

    By ignite strategic communications


    American Cinema Editors (ACE) has unveiled its newest educational technology event: ACE TechFest (LA). ACE TechFest is a half-day event during which editors and post team members will be able to access users, experts and new products in a limited-seats-available environment that offers all of…

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    GLASS: Visual Effects featurette

    By Vincent Frei

    Interesting featurette about the visual effects work made by PowerHouse VFX on GLASS:

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    Sony’s New Ultra-tough, High-speed External SSD Drives

    By Matthew Allard ACS

    Sony has announced new Ultra-tough, High-speed External SSD Drives. The new SL-M series and the standard compact SL-C series are external SSD drives that boast ultra-toughness, high-speed, hardware encryption and new utility software features aimed at photographers and videographers providing them the peace of mind to know that their data ⟳ continue…

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    Multi-Camera Direction Tips for Properly Shooting Live Events

    By Chuck Crosswhite Running a multi-camera shoot at a large outdoor event can be tricky. Here are a few tips to keep the operation running smoothly. ⟳ continue…

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    ATSC New President Madeleine Noland

    By Staff

    The Advanced Television Systems Committee Inc. has named Madeleine Noland as the new ATSC President effective May 15th of this year. She will succeed Mark Richer, who announced his plan to retire after leading the standards development organization for 20 of its 35 years. Noland, senior technology and standards advisor ⟳ continue…

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    NAB 2019: Evertz RF Probe Solution

    By Olivia Gleichauf

    Evertz Microsystems, a global leader in media and entertainment technology solutions, has announced the launch of its RF Probe platform at the NAB Show in Las Vegas. The RF Probe is an advanced high performance, real-time RF and Transport Stream (TS) monitoring solution giving RF operators advanced capabilities for monitoring ⟳ continue…

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    NAB 2019: Laowa North America Debut

    By Olivia Gleichauf

    Venus Optics, the camera lenses manufacturer who has previously launched Laowa camera lenses, is set to display the new prototypes of Laowa OOOM 25-100mm t/2.9 and 12mm t/2.9 Zero-D at the NAB Las Vegas show (Booth C11738) for its first time in North America. Laowa OOOM 25-100 t/2.9 Cine is ⟳ continue…

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    Atomos announces Shinobi SDI monitor, Shogun 7 monitor/recorder and a Ninja V SDI module

    Atomos has been on a roll this past week with the introduction of three new video products ahead of NAB 2019: the Shinobi SDI, Shogun 7 and AtomX SDI module. Below we’ve summarized the news of each product.

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    Z Cam E2 6K & 8K Cameras

    By Matthew Allard ACS

    Z Cam has announced 6K and 8K versions of their E2 professional cinema cameras. The new F6 and F8 models (6K & 8K) feature some pretty impressive specifications. The 6K versions will be available in S35 or full frame, while the 8K will only be available in a full frame ⟳ continue…

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    NAB 2019: Matthew Libatique, ASC

    By Olivia Gleichauf

    The International Cinematographers Guild (ICG, IATSE Local 600) is programming two events at the 2019 NAB Show at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Many ICG members will be appearing throughout the event on over 15 panels and sessions covering a wide range of industry challenges including Matthew Libatique, ASC (A ⟳ continue…

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    Five Leading Creatives Join The Artisans Of Imagery

    By SonyAlpha Admin

    Press release: Press Release: Sony Electronics Expands Roster Of “Artisans of Imagery” Ambassadors Sony welcomes Paul Nicklen, Taylor Rees, David Burnett, Jean Fruth and Nancy Borowick to the Artisans of Imagery program. SAN DIEGO — Apr. 5, 2019 — Sony…

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    Panasonic LUMIX G95: Another 4K Mirrorless Camera for Under $1,000

    By Jourdan Aldredge

    Let’s meet the Micro 4/3 LUMIX DC-G91/G95 with more 4K/30p and 120fps (Full HD) capabilities. Plus a new LUMIX G Vario 14-140mm lens.

    This is just getting ridiculous. There are SO MANY quality cameras on the market now!

    Just a few months after unveiling their new LUMIX S1R and video-focused S1, Panasonic ⟳ continue…

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    Weekly Motivation: Why Filmmakers Need to Break the Rules – WATCH THIS | by Alex Ferrari

    By Alex Ferrari

    Weekly Motivation: Why Filmmakers Need to Break the Rules Every week I’ll be posting new videos as part of my Weekly Motivation Series to help the #IFHTribe along their filmmaking and/or screenwriting path. We all need some help, guidance, motivation or inspiration on our long journey in this crazy business ⟳ continue…

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    Hive Lighting introduces Bumble Bee 25-C compact light

    By Erik Naso

    The Bumble Bee 25-C is Hive Lighting’s most portable light to date. Using only 25 watts to produce light output comparable to a 150W incandescent. It’s very small at 2.5” length and has multiple mounting points for easy rigging to cameras, drones, practicals, stages, and sets. The 25-C can run ⟳ continue…

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    So what has become of the rumored EOS R and C200 video feature updates?

    By Canon Rumors Prior to the latest announcements from Canon, it was also rumoured that Canon would be adding 4.2.2. internally to the Canon Cinema EOS C200 and … ⟳ continue…

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