Content production tech

Facebook to develop VR camera in partnership with RED
Facebook announced at the F8 developer conference that it will partner with RED Digital Cinema to produce a professional VR camera. The camera will be able to capture 3D imagery that can be enhanced with the company’s depth reconstruction technology.
Vizrt's move to make Viz Artist license free will give designers and students the ability to create visual graphics using the broadcast industry's leading design software, while providing media companies access to a much larger talent pool of Viz Artist designers.
Panasonic holds convention in Dubai, bullish on MidEast growth
At the annual dealers’ convention in Dubai, PMMAF’s Managing Director Hiroki Soejima reflected on the company’s rich heritage of innovation and outlined how it will sustain the growth momentum in 2018 and beyond.
Sony flagship handheld camcorder PXW-Z280 to ship in July
Sony is expanding its XDCAM line of professional camcorders with its new flagship handheld PXW-Z280 on display at the NAB Show.
How Canon created the CINE-SERVO 50-1000mm 'dream' Lens
Wildlife filmmaker Ivo Norenberg approached Canon in 2010 with a request for an extreme lens. Ivo challenged Canon to produce a long zoom 4K Super 35mm lens tailored to the diverse needs of wildlife video production.
Sony's new FS5 II large format camcorder launched
Sony has expanded its Large Format Sensor category with the launch of the new XDCAM handheld camcorder FS5 II.
Blackmagic Design NAB product announcements
Blackmagic Design announces DaVinci Resolve 15, Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 4K and new ATEM Television Studio Pro 4K and a range of updates to their converters range at NAB Show 2018.
RØDE Microphones launches first broadcast grade surround sound capture mic
RØDE Microphones announces its first broadcast-grade, 360-degree surround sound capture microphone. Launched at the NABShow 2018, this microphone will be the flagship product of a new brand in the RØDE family.
Blackmagic Design to launch Pocket 4K Cinema Camera at NAB
Blackmagic Design appears ready to announce a 4K pocket cinema on Monday April 9, at the NAB Show 2018
Panasonic celebrates 100 years with major product launches
Under the theme, “Welcome to our next 100 years of Innovation,” Panasonic is launching new products, technologies and solutions at NAB 2018. New AK-UC4000 4K/HDR/High-Speed Camera, AV-HLC100 Live Production Center, EVA2.0 Firmware with RAW Support, and VariCam LT CineLive Firmware Showcased