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Blackmagic and Apple partner to launch eGPU graphics processor
Blackmagic Design has launched the Blackmagic eGPU, a high-performance graphics processor for pro-level creative software such as DaVinci Resolve, 3D games and VR.
The Panasonic LUMIX DC-G9 was named the ‘Best Mirrorless CSC Expert’, the Panasonic LUMIX DC-GH5s won the ‘Best Professional Photo/Video Camera’ honor and, the Panasonic LUMIX DC- TZ220 bagged the ‘Best Expert Compact Camera’ accolade.
Alpha Networks acquires Hubee
Hubee acquisition expands Alpha Networks’ tucano back-end capabilities, enabling the company to better serve media companies and network operators that want to quickly deliver next-generation content services.
Canon launces two new L-Series lenses
Canon Middle East announced upgrades to two of its popular L-series lenses, with the launch of the EF 70-200mm f/4L IS II USM and EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS III USM.
Ross Video champions live workflows
David Ross’ traditional NAB keynote speech by showcases a dozen new product announcements and new branding
Leica cinematic lenses arm rebrands as Leitz, inaugarates new factory
CW Sonderoptic revealed a full relaunch under the new brand name Leitz Cine Wetzlar to coincide with the opening event of the new Leitz Park in Wetzlar, Germany.
Rotolight launches lightweight Neo 2 Explorer kit
Representing a 50% weight saving over the existing three-light light hard case, the Explorer Kit is one of the lightest weight kits ever designed, with the Rotolight NEO 2 Explorer Kit weighing a mere 6.8kg.
Turkish drama exclusively shot on URSA Mini Pro
Blackmagic Design's URSA Mini Pro 4.6K cameras were selected by Turkish soap opera ‘Adini Sen Koy’ thanks to its light sensitivity and quick turnaround workflow which suited a packed daily schedule
RED simplifies product portfolio with single DSCM2 brain
Going forward, RED’s camera line will be built around a single DSMC2 BRAIN with three sensor options—MONSTRO 8K VV, HELIUM 8K S35, and GEMINI 5K S35.
Ikegami will exhibit latest HDR camera at Broadcast Asia summit
Ikegami to showcase new Unicam HD series cameras, as well as monitors and transmission equipment at BroadcastAsia 2018