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When the COVID-19 pandemic struck the world in March the film industry was immediately hit hard. Cinemas quickly shut, with no one able to predict when they would be able to safely open. Most big-budget Hollywood fare due to reach theaters over the US summer were swiftly rescheduled to the end of the year, or even 2021.Continue ReadingCategory: Home Entertainment, TechnologyTags: Films, Filmmakin
the floating cinema marks the opening of this year's 'paris plages' with a free screening. The post paris launches floating cinema with 38 socially-distant electric boats appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
A device with a screen that measures less than an inch sounds ridiculous in the modern world, but the Cinera Edge compensates by cramming it up to within an inch of your eyeballs. This portable personal cinema headset packs a 5K(ish)-resolution display and Dolby Surround Sound. Okay, so it is still a bit ridiculous, but we can’t help being intrigued by it.Continue ReadingCategory: Home Entertainm
Roger Cicala and his team over at Lensrentals have made the most of their COVID-19 downtime by spending the past few months painstakingly measuring the flange-to-sensor distance of more than 2,500 cameras to see just how much variation there is from cinema camera to cinema camera (even identical models).In the first of a two-part series on the testing and results, Roger breaks down why flange-to-
What do you do when you're a photo and video gear rental house with thousands upon thousands of pieces of equipment, and then suddenly a global pandemic hits? Well, people stop renting gear, and you begin to see your warehouse shelves filling up with equipment. Fortunately, the folks over at Lensrentals have been able to keep the lights on, and keep their employees paid, during this time. How
French studio Tracks Architectes has built a cinema fronted by an irregular arched colonnade in the grounds of a former convent in the town of Riom, central France. Read more
Chinese cinema camera manufacturer Z-Cam has revealed it's releasing a lower-cost version of its E2 camera that seems to lack only multi-cam synchronization from the previous model but which will allow live-streaming without a computer and will cost about $500 less.The Z-Cam E2-M4 has much of the same spec as the Z-Cam E2, including the ability to record Raw footage to an external recorder, a cla
Blackjet has two relatively new storage peripherals: the new TX-4DS four-bay Cinema Dock with Thunderbolt 3 and the TX-1CXQ reader for CFexpress Type B and XQD cards. Both products offer rapid data transfer speeds up to 40Gb/s due to the inclusion of Thunderbolt 3, making them suitable for users who often shoot Ultra HD footage, manage data-heavy projects or who need to rapidly transfer large bat
Alex Guesthouse was created by Atelier Vens Vanbelle for a client who works in the film industry and wanted a place to host guests that they'd remember for the rest of their lives. Job done, we'd say, as the project features an unusual design and boasts an underground cinema and a watchtower with an integrated shower.Continue ReadingCategory: Architecture, LifestyleTags: Building and Construction
Cinema camera manufacturer Kinefinity has announced the MAVO Edge, an 8K cinema camera with the ability to record ProRes RAW internally.At the heart of the MAVO Edge is a newly-designed 44.7-megapixel 36mm x 24mm full-frame CMOS sensor that can record 8K ProRes RAW at up to 75 frames per second (fps) and features dual native ISO of 800/3200. It can also record 8K Open Gate (8192 x 5460 pixels) at is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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