Category: Product News

Audio Technica AT2020USBi with tablet

New voiceover mic from Audio Technica

Looks like Rode might have some competition on their hands in the USB voiceover mic department… New from Audio Technica is this, the AT2020 USBI, a cardoid condenser microphone with USB and iOS compatibility. The mic boasts 24-bit, 96kHz sampling – ooooh, lovely – and...

XF200 lens control rings

Firmware update for Canon XF200 & XF205

Canon has unveiled an update to the firmware of its XF200 & XF205 camcorders that’s promising better reduction of noise in low-light situations – at the cost of some crispiness to the resolution of the image. The XF200/205 are known for their compact size, splendid...

DJI Phantom 3 Professional drone

Phantom3 drone launches

The world’s most popular* aerial drone just got an update. The Phantom 3 is the new version of DJI’s hugely successful series and is offered in two configurations: “professional”, which shoots 4K – including “true” 4K 4096 x 2160 at 24 & 25fps – and...

Canon XC10 with loupe and lens hood

New 4K camera/camcorder from Canon

Following some teaser images that were shown online a week or so ago, Canon has confirmed it’s launching an interesting-looking 4K-capable camera/camcorder. The XC10 has a hybrid camera / camcorder shape – sort of like a camera body with bits of camcorder functionality stuck on...

Plural Eyes Express

Freebie from Red Giant with Rode purchase

If you’re one of the diehards who insists on making life hard for yourself by shooting on a rigged up DSLR with separate audio recorders and all that malarky then listen up as there’s an offer from Rode and Red Giant that could be of...

SmallHD "502" 5 inch monitor on flexible arm

SmallHD live up to their name with 5″ device

SmallHD have announced a tiny new on-camera monitor to be launched at NAB 2015. The 5″ device, which looks unnervingly as if someone took a smartphone and removed all the phone, boasts a whacking Full HD display of 1920 x 1080 pixels, giving it a DPI...

Panasonic Lumix G 42.5mm micro 4/3 lens

New lenses from Panasonic

Panasonic has announced two new “micro 4/3” lenses for its Lumix G range of cameras, including of course the camera so beloved of filmic videomakers, the GH4. The H-HS030E is a 30mm macro lens and the H-HS043E is a 42.5mm portrait lens. The company describes the...

New software is Magic

A substantial upgrade has been released to Red Giant’s “Magic Bullet” suite of products including Looks, Colorista, Mojo and Cosmo as well as a new piece of software, dubbed “Film”. The full list is: Magic Bullet Looks 3.0 (NEW) Magic Bullet Colorista III (NEW) Magic Bullet Film...