• Telestream Episode 6.5

    NAB 2015: Telestream Announces Episode 6.5

    By Kevin P. McAuliffe (doddleNEWS) Telestream always has a big presence at NAB, and 2015 was no different. Most people only see the big-ticket items that they are promoting, like Vantage, but they were also promoting Vantage's smaller sibling, Episode, with a new update that adds new functionality to a great encoder. New features in version 6.5 include: Support for virtually any video and audio file format Episode already supports a … Read More>>

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    NAB 2015: Maxon and Cinema 4D

    By Kevin P. McAuliffe One thing that Maxon really excels at with every NAB is not only educating, but "WOWing" the audience as well. Their demonstrations go from when the NAB doors open on day one, and literally go right until 2 pm on the last day. Trust me, I know, as I was talking to my press rep at the Maxon booth right as the show closed on Thursday. All the demos are then replayed on Maxon's Cineversity site (click here) when the … Read More>>

  • Catalyst Edit

    NAB 2015: Sony Creative Software Unveils Catalyst Production Suite

    By Jeremiah Hall (dodlleNEWS) Sony Creative Software has unveiled the Catalyst Production Suite at NAB 2015, which consists of Catalyst Prepare and Catalyst Edit. Catalyst Prepare is software for organizing, simple editing, and exporting footage. With Catalyst Prepare, videographers and editors can log footage, edit metadata, transcode footage, make libraries and subclips of footage, and color correct and create rough cuts of footage to … Read More>>

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    NAB 2015: Atomos Introduces Bare Bones Versions Of Their Product Line

    By Kevin P. McAuliffe (doddleNEWS) You always hear me talk about Blackmagic Design being the "darling" of NAB, but this year, Atomos is giving them a run for their money. Their booth this year was packed. Why? Because Atomos makes really cool products, including the Shogun display/recorder. One of their big Announcements at NAB 2015 was the release of bare bones models of their entire product line. Looking at the current Shogun as an … Read More>>

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NAB 2015: Telestream Announces Episode 6.5

Telestream Episode 6.5

By Kevin P. McAuliffe (doddleNEWS) Telestream always has a big presence at NAB, and 2015 was no different. Most people only see the big-ticket items that they are promoting, like Vantage, but they were also promoting Vantage's smaller sibling, Episode, with a new update that adds new … [Read More...]

NAB 2015: Maxon and Cinema 4D

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By Kevin P. McAuliffe One thing that Maxon really excels at with every NAB is not only educating, but "WOWing" the audience as well. Their demonstrations go from when the NAB doors open on day one, and literally go right until 2 pm on the last day. Trust me, I know, as I was talking to my … [Read More...]

NAB 2015: Sony Creative Software Unveils Catalyst Production Suite

Catalyst Edit

By Jeremiah Hall (dodlleNEWS) Sony Creative Software has unveiled the Catalyst Production Suite at NAB 2015, which consists of Catalyst Prepare and Catalyst Edit. Catalyst Prepare is software for organizing, simple editing, and exporting footage. With Catalyst Prepare, videographers and … [Read More...]

NAB 2015: Atomos Introduces Bare Bones Versions Of Their Product Line

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By Kevin P. McAuliffe (doddleNEWS) You always hear me talk about Blackmagic Design being the "darling" of NAB, but this year, Atomos is giving them a run for their money. Their booth this year was packed. Why? Because Atomos makes really cool products, including the Shogun display/recorder. One … [Read More...]

NAB 2015: A Look At Zoom’s 8-Track Field Recorder

Zoom 8-Track Field Recorder

By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Zoom is a company that primarily services the music industry but was co-opted by the film industry right at the beginning of the DSLR revolution. The Zoom H4n became a work-around the fact that DSLRs did not come with XRL inputs (balanced or otherwise), or the … [Read More...]

NAB 2015: Tiffen Releases New DFX Digital Filter Suite

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) The Tiffen Company introduced a new fourth version of their Tiffen DFX digital filter suite this week at NAB 2015. The suite has won multiple awards, and this brand new version introduces brand new filters, processes, and tools, while also introducing improvements … [Read More...]

NAB 2015: Freefly Systems Introduces Mimic Controller for MōVI

Freefly MōVI

By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Over at the Freefly Systems booth this week, I got a sneak peak of their new Mimic controller for MōVI, as well as the six-bladed Alta UAV drone, a 12 bladed UAV prototype, and the MōVI XL, which can take 55 pounds of camera just about anywhere. The Mimic … [Read More...]

NAB 2015: Blackmagic Announces DaVinci Resolve 12, Fusion 8 For Mac

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By Kevin P. McAuliffe (doddleNEWS) The one booth that's always slammed every year is the Blackmagic Design booth. This year, along with releasing new cameras, Blackmagic is also showing off a new version of DaVinci Resolve as well as the Mac version of Fusion. As soon as I saw Resolve, I … [Read More...]

NAB 2015: ARRI Co-Developing IMAX Camera, To Be Used On Captain America: Civil War

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) ARRI has announced a collaboration with IMAX to develop an ALEXA IMAX camera based on their 65mm camera platform. The ALEXA 65 offers 6K resolutions, and Marvel is looking to use the system for select action sequences of Captain America: Civil War. The fact … [Read More...]

NAB 2015: ABC & Disney To Revolutionize TV, Goes Completely Cloud-Based

Disney ABC Cloud NAB 2015

By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) It was only a matter of time before television started moving from a hardware/SDI based infrastructure to a software based IP and cloud one. This year at NAB Show 2015, Disney / ABC Television Group revealed a collaboration with Imagine Communications to move its … [Read More...]

NAB 2015 Round-Up, Day Two

NAB 2015

By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) With the putting of over 10 miles on my feet today (not kidding, the showroom floor at NAB is VAST), I was able to get an up close and personal look at some interesting new technology for filmmakers. From the GoPro HEROCast, to the latest 500 series external monitor … [Read More...]

The Foundry Releases Non-Commercial Versions of NUKE

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By Jeremiah Hall (doddleNEWS) UK effects wizards The Foundry have released free non-commercial versions of NUKE, their line of compositing and effects software. However, the point to emphasize is “non-commercial.” Nuke is high-end compositing software. It comes in three flavors: NUKE, … [Read More...]

NAB 2015: GoPro’s HEROCast To Stream Action Live

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Resolutions up to 1080p By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) My son is a huge Shaun White fan, and as such, watching the Winter X Games has become an annual bonding event for us. And this year, it was a gas, since ESPN was doing live video streaming from just about anything with a camera and a … [Read More...]

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