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Has Digital Video Reached Peak Complexity?

Has Digital Video Reached Peak Complexity?

In the middle of revising The Digital Filmmaking Handbook for the sixth time, it’s impossible not to notice that audio technology hasn’t changed much, where as every couple of years, the video landscape is completely different.  There’s a big reason for this. Quite some time ago, 48K PCM audio became standard.  It was considered equalRead more about Has Digital Video Reached Peak Complexity?[…]

The new Panasonic AU-EVA1 digital video camera

The new Panasonic AU-EVA1 digital video camera

More from Cine Gear Expo 2017: Panasonic previewed the camera it teased us about last spring at NAB. The Panasonic AU-EVA1 has a super 35mm sensor that records 5.7K video, which means plenty of room to downsize to 4K or less. Like other new cameras released this year (the Canon C200 and the BlackMagic Ursa Mini Pro), the EVA1Read more about The new Panasonic AU-EVA1 digital video camera[…]

The Best Documentary Editing Tool Money Can Buy

The Best Documentary Editing Tool Money Can Buy

One of the most common questions we get is “What is the best editing software” and we always answer “It depends on your project.”  But there is one area where Avid MediaComposer beats the competition – well, actually has no competition, and that’s its dialogue searching plugin, ScriptSync.  It costs extra but could be money wellRead more about The Best Documentary Editing Tool Money Can Buy[…]