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    SanDisk Announces Half Terabyte SD Cards For 4K Video

    And it's not cheap By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Geez. It wasn't all that long ago that we were using 128MB SD cards, and they've been getting larger and larger, almost by the minute. And while a 64GB Class 10 SD card has been doing it for must runners and gunners in the DSLR world, with the threat of 4K now a reality, that 64GB card is going to get you nowhere. So what does SanDisk go and do? They won't release a 128GB card (they already … Read More>>

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    Freefly Responds to Competition, Lowers Pricing on MōVI

    By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) There's no doubt that since Freefly Systems launched their innovative MōVI line of three axis gimbal based stabilizers, competiting companies have been picking away at their marketshare in order to get a piece of the motion cinema pie. And each with varying degrees of success, mostly none. But when DJI released the Ronin, and not only drastically undercut Freefly, but with a design that was far easier to set up, … Read More>>

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    Atomos Presents Shogun In Time For IBC

    4K External Recorder to ship during Convention By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Atomos has announced that the ultra high definition Shogun 4K External recorder will ship starting at IBC. The new recorder has begun its first production run and pre-orders will be filled through resellers immediately.  So now's the time to super charger your Sony α7s or GH4, so they can be all they can be. "The response to Shogun has been overwhelming, … Read More>>

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    Nikon Shows Off D750 At IBC

    Offers tilt screen and WiFi in slimmer body By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Nikon turned heads this week at IBC by introducing the D750, a full frame DSLR which offers an improved 51 point autofocus, tilt LCD screen, and integrated WiFi.  What's attractive, is that it's lighter than its younger siblings, A LOT lighter. And it's coming later this month. “The Nikon D750 is the camera many have been waiting for; never before has this … Read More>>

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SanDisk Announces Half Terabyte SD Cards For 4K Video

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And it's not cheap By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Geez. It wasn't all that long ago that we were using 128MB SD cards, and they've been getting larger and larger, almost by the minute. And while a 64GB Class 10 SD card has been doing it for must runners and gunners in the DSLR world, with the … [Read More...]

Freefly Responds to Competition, Lowers Pricing on MōVI

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) There's no doubt that since Freefly Systems launched their innovative MōVI line of three axis gimbal based stabilizers, competiting companies have been picking away at their marketshare in order to get a piece of the motion cinema pie. And each with varying degrees of … [Read More...]

Atomos Presents Shogun In Time For IBC

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4K External Recorder to ship during Convention By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Atomos has announced that the ultra high definition Shogun 4K External recorder will ship starting at IBC. The new recorder has begun its first production run and pre-orders will be filled through resellers … [Read More...]

Nikon Shows Off D750 At IBC

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Offers tilt screen and WiFi in slimmer body By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Nikon turned heads this week at IBC by introducing the D750, a full frame DSLR which offers an improved 51 point autofocus, tilt LCD screen, and integrated WiFi.  What's attractive, is that it's lighter than its younger … [Read More...]

Blackmagic Announces New Products At IBC, Including PL Mount 4K Camera

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) It wouldn't be a technology gathering without Blackmagic setting fire to the showroom floor, with a host of updates and new products that will have everyone talking. And IBC is no different, as Grant Petty and the Blackmagic team announced several new products including … [Read More...]

Sony Set To Announce New 4K XDCAM

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But it's not an FS700 Upgrade By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) This week, SONY gave a sneak peak of a video on YouTube that featured a bunch of indie filmmakers, mostly web video types, but there was some feature shooters as well, who were invited to Sony headquarters to get a peak at what many … [Read More...]

TIFF 2014 Review: Learning To Drive

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Not every movie needs to challenge the filmgoer. Some films are plain fun and other films stir up memories of the past -- Learning To Drive fits firmly in the latter category. The film follows Wendy, a fifty-something New Yorker played by Patricia Clarkson and … [Read More...]

Apple Watch Steals The Show

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iPhone 5 and Above required for use By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) As Tim Cook revived Steve Jobs' iconic "one more thing" announcement at today's Apple Event, you can literally feel the electric vibe pulse through the crowd at the Flint Center as everyone knew what was coming. They just didn't … [Read More...]

Pink Floyd co-founder says new ‘Wall’ an anti-war protest film

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By Jeffrey Hodgson - TORONTO (Reuters) Pink Floyd co-founder Roger Waters says a new movie about his monumental, three-year remounting of the band's famous "The Wall" album should be seen as a protest against the growing spread of armed conflict, rather than just a concert documentary. "Roger … [Read More...]

TIFF 2014 Review: Spring

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) One of the best things about film festivals is that you get to see movies before they're released to the general public. My favorite aspect of it is to comb through the listings and try to find small films I would otherwise not catch-- and also get to see them … [Read More...]

TIFF Review: Tokyo Tribe

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) The Toronto International Film Festival has kicked off, and I spent the first day taking it in the same way I do every year, catch the first showing of Midnight Madness. If you don't know what that is, TIFF has midnight screenings of genre fare, that range from … [Read More...]

Drone pilot film at Venice meant to start debate, director says

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By Michael Roddy - VENICE (Reuters) Ethan Hawke stars as a drone pilot near Las Vegas who has a mental breakdown while killing targets 7,000 miles away (11,000 km) in "Good Kill", a Venice Film Festival entry shown on Friday and meant to spark debate. Stating at the outset it is "based on actual … [Read More...]

Test Footage of Blackmagic URSA is Stunning

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) When you shoot it right, there really is nothing more dramatic and beautiful than a sunrise. And when you put the Blackmagic URSA camera into the hands of cinematographer John Brawley, you know that what you're going to see will take your breath away. I received … [Read More...]

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