The trend began in 2008 — 10 years ago — when Nikon introduced the first DSLR camera that combined video capability with still photography. Since then the powerful combo has accelerated, now with news organizations reorganizing their staffs to employ “visual journalists” that do both.
Atech Flash Technology (AFT) has introduced their latest media reader — the Blackjet VX-1R RED Min-Mag Flash Reader. It utilizes the larger bandwidth 1,000 MB/s of USB 3.1 Gen 2, which allows users to ingest, edit and archive creative content from media cards at their maximum speeds.
It was a busy October for the editors at The Broadcast Bridge. During that month, we published more than 200 feature articles, tutorials, essential guides and new products information. A reader could be excused for missing some of that content, especially in light of the multiple exhibitions and conferences that took
Shooting with Panasonic AU-EVA1 5.7K cinema cameras, Director of Photography Joe Callahan has completed principal photography on a feature-length documentary about wildlife rescue and rehabilitation in India. The documentary, aiming for premium festival berths, profiles the pioneering work of Wildlife SOS, a worldwide organization dedicated to protecting and conserving India’s
ELEMENTS will be introducing its Non-Volatile Memory Express storage solution to the US market at the upcoming SMPTE conference. The unit provides up to 80TB of storage capacity and says it handle 8K DPX workflows with more than 20GB/sec, providing both 100Gb Ethernet and 32Gb Fibre Channel connectivity.
At IBC Blackmagic Design announced the public beta of Blackmagic RAW. The new codec combines the quality and benefits of RAW with the ease of use, speed and file sizes of traditional video formats. Blackmagic says that its version of RAW is a more intelligent format that gives customers stunning