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    Canon Shows Off 4K Prototype – Is It the Once and Future 5D Mk. IV?

    Touts being number one in Camera industry for 12th straight year By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) To celebrate being named the number on DSLR manufacturer for the 12th consecutive year, Canon President & CEO Hideki Ozawa previewed of a prototype for what could be their next generation 4K DSLR. Dubbed the EOS One, the camera offers a 1-inch sensor with built in WiFi. Is this the rumored 5D Mk. IV or maybe a 1D Mk. II? Maybe not, since it … Read More>>

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    Virtual Reality Gets Boost with AMDs LiquidVR

    By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) With virtual reality (VR) rapidly maturing to the point that it becomes a legitimate storytelling platform, graphics companies are starting to develop supporting technologies with which to push the momentum to its tipping point. AMD this week joined that fray by announcing Liquid VR Technology, a graphics platform designed specifically for virtual immersion and responsiveness in the VR environment. LiquidVR™ is … Read More>>

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    Call For Entries Goes Out For Cine Gear 2015 Film Series

    By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) March is the submission period for the Film Series that will showcase the 2015 Cine Gear Expo at Paramount Studios. The June confab will not only feature the latest in filmmaking gear, but an annual festival of short films, commercials and music videos in competition. There’s still time to submit your film to the Film Competition at Cine Gear Expo 2015. This year’s focus is “The Visual Art of Film … Read More>>

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    RED Drops Price of DRAGON Upgrade

    Move hopes to  motivate Weapon transition By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Last weekend, RED announced Weapon, an update to the DRAGON EPIC and SCARLET platforms that will further future-proof the camera lines for years to come. But while it adds some cool new features, including those we don't even know about yet, it sent a clear message to those who hadn't bought into the DRAGON upgrade yet ... if you don't, it's the end of the line. But … Read More>>

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Canon Shows Off 4K Prototype – Is It the Once and Future 5D Mk. IV?

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Touts being number one in Camera industry for 12th straight year By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) To celebrate being named the number on DSLR manufacturer for the 12th consecutive year, Canon President & CEO Hideki Ozawa previewed of a prototype for what could be their next generation 4K … [Read More...]

Virtual Reality Gets Boost with AMDs LiquidVR

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) With virtual reality (VR) rapidly maturing to the point that it becomes a legitimate storytelling platform, graphics companies are starting to develop supporting technologies with which to push the momentum to its tipping point. AMD this week joined that fray by … [Read More...]

Call For Entries Goes Out For Cine Gear 2015 Film Series

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) March is the submission period for the Film Series that will showcase the 2015 Cine Gear Expo at Paramount Studios. The June confab will not only feature the latest in filmmaking gear, but an annual festival of short films, commercials and music videos in … [Read More...]

RED Drops Price of DRAGON Upgrade

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Move hopes to  motivate Weapon transition By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Last weekend, RED announced Weapon, an update to the DRAGON EPIC and SCARLET platforms that will further future-proof the camera lines for years to come. But while it adds some cool new features, including those we don't … [Read More...]

RED Teases DRAGON Upgrade With WEAPON

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) The run up to NAB continues and this time, RED is grabbing headlines (as usual) with news that DRAGON platforms qualify to receive a hefty new upgrade. The upgrade has been fueling a ton of speculation over at REDUser Forums since the beginning of Febrary, until fire … [Read More...]

Audience Members Walked Out Of Jupiter Ascending Screening At Sundance

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) In 1999, the Wachowskis created a film unlike anything that had ever been seen before and was quickly duplicated ad nauseam. The Matrix was the first movie I saw in theaters that made me think, "Man, this must have been what it was like to watch Star Wars for the … [Read More...]

Sundance 2015: Breakout Film Tangerine Made With iPhone, FiLMiC Pro

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Mobile filmmaking with an iPhone gets serious attention at Sundance By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) This year at Sundance, many people are raving about the documentary Being Evel, which was shot using a Blackmagic Cinema Camera and color corrected on DaVinci Resolve. But while Blackmagic is … [Read More...]

Sundance 2015: Over 35 Movies Filmed With Blackmagic

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Cameras and color correction software show dominance By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Much like the dominance that ARRI enjoyed for the Oscars, Blackmagic Design is enjoying a huge presence at this year's Sundance Film Festival, with 35 films competition that were either shot on Blackmagic Cinema … [Read More...]

Sundance 2015: Vimeo Announces Partnership with Indiegogo

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Exclusive Distribution Arrangement Will Offer Select Film Funding By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) There's an old saying that when you're number 2, you try harder. I submit that you try smarter, and this week, the number 2 video streamer and the number 2 crowdfunder have teamed up to do just that. … [Read More...]

Sundance 2015: Sundancing to a Different Tune

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By Kimberly Gadette (doddleNEWS) Stretching out over 11 days, from January 22 through February 1, the 31st year of the Sundance Film Festival will be known as the year of the comedian. The joke? Actually, there isn't one. This is the year that the comedians get serious. Nearly half (OK, 7) … [Read More...]

RED’s Jarred Land: 4K Is For Everyone

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Streaming buys into UHD in a major way By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Taking to the REDUSER forums recently, RED's Fire Chief Jarred Land declared that a tipping point had been reached, and that ultra high definition was set to be widely adopted. As if to bolster his statement that 4K is now … [Read More...]

Dish Takes Best of CES Award with Sling TV

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Razer Forge TV Gaming Device Takes People's Choice Nod By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) TVs dominated this year's Best of CES awards, presented by Engadget, at the annual technology confab in Las Vegas this year. From LG's new "Art Slim" 4K OLED  TV, to Razer's Forge TV Gaming Device, to Dish and … [Read More...]

Canon Leaks Image of New DSLR in CES Video

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NFC Wireless Base Station Support highlighted By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Is there a new Canon DSLR coming? Well, after seeing a video inviting technology fans to visit the Canon booth at CES 2015, many experts sure think so. The hint comes from a segment of a video from the Canon USA YouTube … [Read More...]

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