At NAB, SmallHD will debut its affordable Focus OLED five-inch, 1080p camera-top monitor. It combines the color and contrast performance of OLED technology with the convenience of a touchscreen user interface.
Apple has added a new format to the ProRes codec family, with support for raw data from the sensor. Coincident with the announcement, several vendors have announced support including Atomos (Shogun Inferno and Sumo) and Panasonic (for the EVA1 and VariCam LT cameras). The big advantage to using RAW is
Western Digital’s Sandisk, in a race to introduce greater storage capacity in smaller packages, has released the world’s fastest UHS-I flash memory card — the 400GB1 SanDisk Extreme UHS-I microSDXC card.
No memory card manufacturer has ever gotten a complaint about a card being too fast. Today, video cameras continually feature higher resolution and less compression, resulting in the need for cards of greater speed and capacity. It is a game that is constantly changing.