HD Lens : Creative COW News http://news.creativecow.net/hd-lens-news HD Lens News from Creative COW - your resource for news reguarding the topics that are most important for you and your industry. en-us Fri, 19 Sep 2014 03:00:00 GMT PHP Script kathlyn@creativecow.net webmaster@creativecow.net MIRA MOBILE M-12HD and SportsNet LA Capture High-Quality Close-Ups, Panoramic Shots and Night-time S http://news.creativecow.net/story/877235 http://news.creativecow.net/story/877235 (Wayne, New Jersey--September 16, 2014) When MIRA Mobiles new M-12HD rolls into Dodger Stadium on behalf of MIRA customer, SportsNet LA, it does so with shot-capturing skills that rival the speed and focus of any Cy Young Award winner. Four of the trucks six FUJINON XA99x8.4 ultra-wide field lenses Tue, 16 Sep 2014 18:31:49 GMT Three New High-End, Advanced Powershot Models from Canon U.S.A. Empower Photographers To Create Amaz http://news.creativecow.net/story/877213 http://news.creativecow.net/story/877213 (Melville, New York--September 15, 2014) Canon U.S.A. Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, today announced three new PowerShot models expanding upon its lineup of high-quality, compact digital cameras, the PowerShot G7 X, the PowerShot SX60 HS and the PowerShot N21. The PowerShot G7 X is the Mon, 15 Sep 2014 17:43:02 GMT AJA Announces CION Support From Top Camera Accessory Manufacturers http://news.creativecow.net/story/877169 http://news.creativecow.net/story/877169 (Amsterdam, IBC 2014--September 12, 2014) Stand 7.F11 - AJA Video Systems today announced that top third-party camera accessory developers are on board with support for the CION camera. CION features an ergonomic design and is capable of shooting at 4KUltraHD and 2KHD resolutions. AJA pioneered lens Fri, 12 Sep 2014 16:06:51 GMT Blackmagic Design Announces PL Lens Mount Models of Blackmagic Production Camera 4K and Blackmagic C http://news.creativecow.net/story/877160 http://news.creativecow.net/story/877160 (Amsterdam, IBC 2014--September 12, 2014) Blackmagic Design today announced the immediate availability of two new cinema cameras, the Blackmagic Production Camera 4K PL and Blackmagic Cinema Camera PL. Both cameras now include PL mount models for using professional cinema lenses or even vintage cine Fri, 12 Sep 2014 15:28:31 GMT IO Industries Launches Compact 4K Camera at IBC 2014 http://news.creativecow.net/story/877152 http://news.creativecow.net/story/877152 (Amsterdam, IBC 2014--September 12, 2014) IO Industries Inc. announces that their new 4KSDI camera will be shown at IBC 2014, in Hall 11, Stand D67. The 4KSDI is a single-piece 4KUHD camera head with 3GHD-SDI outputs for connection to separate recorders and monitors. It features a Super-35mm global Fri, 12 Sep 2014 10:43:02 GMT AJA Releases New CION Teaser Reel http://news.creativecow.net/story/877150 http://news.creativecow.net/story/877150 (Nevada City, California--September 12, 2014) AJA Video Systems released a brand new teaser reel shot using the soon-to-be-shipping CION camera in Grass Valley and Nevada City California. Shooting took place over three days during the first week of September 2014. Fri, 12 Sep 2014 10:34:11 GMT AXIOM Beta: The First Open Digital Cinema Camera Crowd Funding Campaign Launched http://news.creativecow.net/story/877103 http://news.creativecow.net/story/877103 (September 11, 2014) We have been working towards this moment for almost 3 years now. We had ups and downs but never got to a point when giving up was any of the valid options. A number of people suggested we should find another, proper job instead, after hearing what we were up to. We managed to bu Thu, 11 Sep 2014 04:55:36 GMT Codex Action Cam is Shipping, Shooting and on Show at IBC 2014 (11.C71) http://news.creativecow.net/story/877093 http://news.creativecow.net/story/877093 (London, England--September 10, 2014) Codex, the industry leader in RAW recording and workflow, is shipping Codex Action Cam the small camera with a big workflow. Having taken the market by storm with its NAB 2014 debut, the point-shoot-post system is now being used on feature and advertising produ Wed, 10 Sep 2014 21:04:26 GMT Ikegami to Introduce HC-HD300 3-CMOS HDTV Camera at IBC2014 http://news.creativecow.net/story/876999 http://news.creativecow.net/story/876999 (Nuess, Germany--September 8, 2014) Ikegami has chosen IBC2014 as the venue for the introduction of the HC-HD300, a compact and aggressively-priced high-definition camera designed for a wide range of applications. These include satellite and cable television presentation studios, independent program Mon, 08 Sep 2014 16:19:40 GMT Panasonic Introduces AJ-PX800 2/3”, 3-Chip P2 HD Shoulder-Mount With AVC-Ultra Recording http://news.creativecow.net/story/876957 http://news.creativecow.net/story/876957 (Newark, New Jersey--September 4, 2014) Panasonic has announced the AJ-PX800, a new 23-inch, three-chip shoulder-mount camcorder with AVC-ULTRA recording. Weighing a little over 6 pounds, the PX800 is the industrys lightest camcorder in its class. Thu, 04 Sep 2014 18:31:47 GMT RaceTech Invests in Ikegami HDK-55 Cameras http://news.creativecow.net/story/876949 http://news.creativecow.net/story/876949 (London, United Kingdom--September 4, 2014) RaceTech, the leading supplier of television pictures and other services to the British horse-racing industry, has chosen Ikegami HDK-55 cameras as part of a continuing major upgrade into high-definition production. The initial order is for 18 complete HDK Thu, 04 Sep 2014 16:00:55 GMT cinec 2014, Celebrating its 10th Anniversary Staging, Now More than Ever Combines Professionalism wi http://news.creativecow.net/story/876917 http://news.creativecow.net/story/876917 (Munich, Germany--September 3, 2014) This year, cinec will deal with the contrasts between the traditional roles of film technology and the challenges of modernity. Digitalization calls for a revamp of all areas from camera to distribution and brings together renowned suppliers and newcomers from th Wed, 03 Sep 2014 15:02:42 GMT Editec Takes Delivery of Revolutionary New I-MOVIX X10 UHD 4K High Speed Camera http://news.creativecow.net/story/876877 http://news.creativecow.net/story/876877 (London, United Kingdom--August 29, 2014) Editec Ltd, the UK and Eire exclusive distributor for I-MOVIX products have just taken delivery of the latest X10 UHD 4K high speed camera system from I-MOVIX in Belgium. This purchase continues the long term relationship between Editec and I-MOVIX and furth Fri, 29 Aug 2014 22:50:01 GMT IBC Preview: Polecam Systems Announce Commercial Success with HD Zoom Lens and Remote Heads Allowing http://news.creativecow.net/story/876840 http://news.creativecow.net/story/876840 (London, United Kingdom--August 27, 2014) Polecam Systems will show their signature Polecam range of lightweight carbon fibre jibs and remote heads at IBC 2014, hugely popular and used increasingly in program making world wide, and will also be showing an ancilliary product that has been commerciall Wed, 27 Aug 2014 16:38:12 GMT IKEGAMI Introduces HC-HD300 - Affordable HD Studio Camera System http://news.creativecow.net/story/876839 http://news.creativecow.net/story/876839 (Maywood, New Jersey--August 27, 2014) Ikegami Electronics U.S.A., the world-leading manufacturer of advanced HD cameras and production equipment, has introduced the HC-HD300 CMOS Studio HDTV Camera System. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 15:13:07 GMT Blue Hat Design Installs FUJINON HD LENSES at 12Stone Church in Atlanta http://news.creativecow.net/story/876782 http://news.creativecow.net/story/876782 (Wayne, New Jersey--August 22, 2014) As one of the fastest growing churches in America, 12Stone Church recently opened a new Atlanta metro campus called Sugarloaf, which is equipped with a state-of-the-art HD video and audio production facility complete with Grass Valley LDX80 Premiere cameras and F Fri, 22 Aug 2014 01:39:41 GMT Zylight F8 LED Fresnel Delivers Reliable Performance, ROI for Lightworks.TV http://news.creativecow.net/story/876763 http://news.creativecow.net/story/876763 (Los Angeles, California--August 20, 2014) Through his London-based company, Lightworks.TV Ltd., lighting cameraman Scott Munro shoots and edits a variety of projects, from U.S. network news packages to corporate videos and documentaries. While he does not own a professional HD camcorder, he has inv Wed, 20 Aug 2014 19:12:42 GMT Canada’s Woodbine Entertainment Uses FOR-A 4K Camera for Racing Coverage of The Queen’s Plate http://news.creativecow.net/story/876760 http://news.creativecow.net/story/876760 (Toronto, Ontario--August 20, 2014) Kicking off the 2014 season of Canadas Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing, Torontos Woodbine Racetrack hosted The Queens Plate Stakes last month. The event is the longest continuously run stakes race in North America, and this year marked its 155th anniversary. T Wed, 20 Aug 2014 18:47:38 GMT Canon In Action Tour Resumes in September http://news.creativecow.net/story/876745 http://news.creativecow.net/story/876745 (Melville, New York--August 19, 2014) The second leg of the Canon In Action Tour, a brand-new educational experience from Canon, is set to launch Sept. 6th in Denver, CO, featuring instruction by renowned image makers Amina Moreau, Jack Reznicki, and Jim Divitale. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 17:39:25 GMT Camera Corps Maintains Focus on Innovation at IBC2014 with Version 3 Cricket Stump Cam http://news.creativecow.net/story/876697 http://news.creativecow.net/story/876697 (London, United Kingdom--August 13, 2014) Camera Corps has chosen IBC2014 as the global launch platform for the latest version of the legendary Cricket Stump Cam which has long set the standard for capturing dynamic close-ups of major national matches and international tours. Wed, 13 Aug 2014 18:12:25 GMT Camera Corps Chooses IBC2014 for First European Showing of Q3 and MeerCat http://news.creativecow.net/story/876694 http://news.creativecow.net/story/876694 (London, United Kingdom--August 13, 2014) Camera Corps will demonstrate the latest additions to its range of robotic camera systems at IBC2014 in Amsterdam, September 12-16. Taking centre stage will be the Q3 pantiltzoomfocus head and MeerCat miniature camera, both introduced at NAB in April and now Wed, 13 Aug 2014 17:55:23 GMT Against All Odds John Gillan Gets The Shots http://news.creativecow.net/story/876611 http://news.creativecow.net/story/876611 (London, United Kingdom--August 6, 2014) UK DOP Polecam owner operator John Gillan, booked to cover the Azores leg of the Red Bull Cliff Diving competition, flew in to the Azores on his way to the small island where it would take place, 1000 miles from the nearest city and 2 days away from shooting Wed, 06 Aug 2014 18:19:02 GMT IBC Preview: Transvideo Launches New Products for Digital Cinematography and Production at IBC 2014 http://news.creativecow.net/story/876597 http://news.creativecow.net/story/876597 (Paris, France--August 5, 2014) Transvideo, the award-winning precision monitor manufacturer, has announced exciting new products for launch at IBC 2014. All products will be on show on the Transvideo Aaton-Digital stand 11.F31. Tue, 05 Aug 2014 18:28:34 GMT Atlanta-Based Tradewind Productions Undertakes Diverse Corporate/Event Assignments With Panasonic’s http://news.creativecow.net/story/876504 http://news.creativecow.net/story/876504 (Newark, New Jersey--July 29, 2014) TradeWind proprietor and veteran shooter Christian Jolly, who built his award-winning company around acquisition with Panasonic pro cameras, selected the PX270 based on its 422 10-bit color space, integrated lens and advanced features such as high-resolution proxy Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:03:06 GMT Southeastern University’s Broadcast Majors Produce Nationally Televised Talk Show With Panasonic AK- http://news.creativecow.net/story/876489 http://news.creativecow.net/story/876489 (Newark, New Jersey--July 28, 2014) Southeastern University, a private Christian institution with more than 4,000 students located in Lakeland, FL, trains its broadcast majors in a sophisticated HD production studio equipped with four AK-AC3800 studio cameras. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:48:35 GMT The Room Finishes Bruce Springsteen’s “Hunter of Invisible Game” http://news.creativecow.net/story/876465 http://news.creativecow.net/story/876465 (New York, United States--July 24, 2014) Final post production for Hunter of Invisible Game, the new short film from Bruce Springsteen and Thom Zimny, was completed at The Room, the finishing boutique located within Technicolor-PostWorks, New York. The Rooms Ben Murray conformed the film and applied Thu, 24 Jul 2014 18:46:41 GMT Blackmagic Design Announces New "heads up display" for Blackmagic Production Camera 4K http://news.creativecow.net/story/876461 http://news.creativecow.net/story/876461 (Fremont, California--July 24, 2014) Blackmagic Design today announced the immediate availability of Camera 1.9 software which includes new heads up display on screen metering that provides customers with histogram, peak audio meters and recording time remaining for the Blackmagic Production Camera Thu, 24 Jul 2014 18:13:28 GMT Canon Cinema EOS Cameras and Lenses Enable Filmmakers to Bring the Narrative Dramatic Tale of a Trou http://news.creativecow.net/story/876432 http://news.creativecow.net/story/876432 (Melville, New York--July 22, 2014) Equatorial heat and humidity, sporadic electrical service, and a modest budget were just a few of the challenges that director Josef Wladyka and writerDP Alan Blanco faced while filming their feature Manos Sucias (Dirty Hands) among the impoverished fishing villag Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:07:36 GMT Florida Videographer Charles Schultz Shoots Nature Segments For CBS Sunday News With Panasonic’s New http://news.creativecow.net/story/876379 http://news.creativecow.net/story/876379 (Newark, New Jersey--July 16, 2014) Director of Photography Charles Chuck Schultz last encounter with wildlife was with a congregation of alligators in one of their more famous stomping grounds, the Myakka River State Park in Sarasota, FL. Armed with his new AJ-PX270 P2 HD handheld, Schultz captured Wed, 16 Jul 2014 20:55:10 GMT Blackmagic Design Announces Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera for US$495 http://news.creativecow.net/story/876374 http://news.creativecow.net/story/876374 (Fremont, California--July 16, 2014) Blackmagic Design today announced an exciting Summer Special discount for the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera for the low price of US495. With a normal recommended retail price of US995, this Summer Special represents incredible value and is available for a limit Wed, 16 Jul 2014 16:07:55 GMT Pedestal Television Nets Second Basketball Season with BBL TV http://news.creativecow.net/story/876289 http://news.creativecow.net/story/876289 (Llangynidr, Wales--July 9, 2014) Wales-based Pedestal Television has secured a second season of 30 games to be covered live for the British Basketball League. The BBL operates the only Mens Professional Basketball League in the UK, playing over 250 matches in a season via the Leagues 13 member club Wed, 09 Jul 2014 19:06:55 GMT New York City’s El Amanecer De La Esperanza Ministry Assigns Live Broadcasts Of Services To Panasoni http://news.creativecow.net/story/876237 http://news.creativecow.net/story/876237 (Newark, New Jersey--June 30, 2014) The Bronxs thriving El Amanecer de la Esperanza (The Dawn of Hope) Ministry has recently upgraded video production with the addition of four AJ-PX270 camcorders, Panasonics first P2 HD handhelds with AVC-ULTRA recording. Mon, 30 Jun 2014 20:22:54 GMT North Carolina DP Glen Kantziper Fields Diverse Broadcast And Corporate Assignments With Panasonic’s http://news.creativecow.net/story/876208 http://news.creativecow.net/story/876208 (Newark, New Jersey--June 26, 2014) Glen Kantziper, owneroperator of KPSR, Inc. (Greensboro, NC), purchased an AJ-PX270 camcorder, Panasonics first P2 HD handheld with AVC-ULTRA recording, as soon as it became available this spring. Since then, he has used the PX270 on many of the wide-ranging corpo Thu, 26 Jun 2014 17:53:11 GMT Attleboro Access Uses JVC Mobile News Cameras to Produce Live Reports of Community Events http://news.creativecow.net/story/876183 http://news.creativecow.net/story/876183 (Wayne, New Jersey--June 25, 2014) JVC Professional Products Company, a division of JVC Americas Corp., today announced Attleboro Access Cable System, Inc. (DoubleACS), the PEG (public, education, government) station serving Attleboro, Mass., and surrounding communities, is using four GY-HM650 ProHD Wed, 25 Jun 2014 17:12:49 GMT Blackmagic Design Announces Blackmagic Camera Update 1.8 http://news.creativecow.net/story/876160 http://news.creativecow.net/story/876160 (Fremont, California--June 24, 2014) Blackmagic Design today announced the release of Blackmagic Camera Update 1.8 software which includes updated features for all Blackmagic Design cameras. Blackmagic Camera Update 1.8 is available now for download free of charge for all existing Blackmagic Camera Tue, 24 Jun 2014 18:09:26 GMT The Padcaster and "BeTerrific" Live Broadcast More Than 10 Hours of Footage From Cine Gear Expo LA U http://news.creativecow.net/story/876122 http://news.creativecow.net/story/876122 (New York, New York--June 19, 2014) The Padcaster, the revolutionary iPad case that transforms Apples tablet into an on-the-go video production studio, recently teamed up with five-time Emmy Award-winning journalist Michael Artsis of BeTerrific and Mitch Aunger, founder and CEO of planet5D, to broad Thu, 19 Jun 2014 21:28:27 GMT Blackmagic Studio Cameras HD and ATEM 2 M/E Production Studio 4K Installed at NOW Church http://news.creativecow.net/story/876110 http://news.creativecow.net/story/876110 (Las Vegas, Nevada--June 18, 2014) InfoComm 2014, Blackmagic Design today announced that Ocala, Florida based NOW Church has installed and begun capturing services with two new Blackmagic Studio Cameras HD. NOW Church has also completed a full AV installation that includes two Blackmagic Pocket Cine Wed, 18 Jun 2014 19:49:08 GMT Panasonic Introduces AG-AC90A AVCCAM HD Handheld Camcorder with Improved Functionality, Additional R http://news.creativecow.net/story/876089 http://news.creativecow.net/story/876089 (Newark, New Jersey--June 17, 2014) Panasonic has announced a new professional AVCCAM HD handheld camcorder, the AG-AC90A, with significant improvements over its predecessor, the AG-AC90. Advances include two new recording options -- a PM mode (1280x720, 8Mbps) supporting sports analysis application Tue, 17 Jun 2014 20:42:05 GMT Legendary Fisherman Bill Dance Reels In Viewers With HD Images Shot Using Fujinon Lenses http://news.creativecow.net/story/876087 http://news.creativecow.net/story/876087 (Wayne, New Jersey--June 17, 2014) When Americas best-known professional fisherman Bill Dance demonstrates his magic touch to TV viewers, his production crew captures the moment with super wide angle lenses from the Optical Devices Division of FUJIFILM North America Corporation. A television fixture Tue, 17 Jun 2014 17:49:58 GMT The Tiffen Company to Showcase New Products From Steadicam, Domke, DFX and Lowel Lines at 2014 CE We http://news.creativecow.net/story/875962 http://news.creativecow.net/story/875962 (Hauppauge, New York--June 5, 2014) The Tiffen Company, a leading manufacturer of award-winning imaging accessories, will be showcasing its celebrated product lineup once again at this years CE Week. The industrys official mid-year conference and new technology showcase, CE Week will be held in New Thu, 05 Jun 2014 17:39:20 GMT Manios Digital & Film to Showcase New Battery, Field Monitor, Camera Heads and Other Products at Cin http://news.creativecow.net/story/875713 http://news.creativecow.net/story/875713 (Burbank, California--June 5, 2014) Manios Digital amp Film will showcase new products from Cartoni, Kinotehnik, PAG and Vocas at Cine Gear, June 4-7 at The Studios at Paramount in Hollywood. Thu, 05 Jun 2014 16:49:43 GMT Innovative Lighting, Power and Camera Support Solutions on Display at Cine Gear 2014 http://news.creativecow.net/story/875879 http://news.creativecow.net/story/875879 (Hollywood, California--May 28, 2014) Six of the industrys leading brands - AntonBauer, Bexel, Litepanels, OConnor, Sachtler and Teradek, all part of the Vitec Group - will be demonstrating a range of their latest, innovative products at the upcoming Cine Gear Expo on June 6-7 in Los Angeles, at boo Wed, 28 May 2014 18:48:36 GMT The Steadicam Division of the Tiffen Company Expands Its Collection of Smoothee Stabilizing Options http://news.creativecow.net/story/875861 http://news.creativecow.net/story/875861 (Hauppauge, New York--May 27, 2014) The Steadicam division of The Tiffen Company, a leading manufacturer of award-winning digital imaging accessories, has released a new Steadicam Smoothee mount for Drift action cameras, expanding its collection of stabilizer options for filming enthusiasts and prof Tue, 27 May 2014 17:06:19 GMT Anton/Bauer, Litepanels and OConnor Keep "The Americans" Camera Department on the Move http://news.creativecow.net/story/875846 http://news.creativecow.net/story/875846 (Brooklyn, New York--May 22, 2014) The camera crew behind the hit FX TV series The Americans chose Vitec Videocom brands to support the production through its second season. The shows cinematographer Richard Rutkowski, and camera assistants Brendan K. Russell and Rory Hanrahan, rely on AntonBauer ba Thu, 22 May 2014 20:08:09 GMT TDC Provides Core Video Expertise for Largest-Ever Light Festival Vivid Sydney http://news.creativecow.net/story/875840 http://news.creativecow.net/story/875840 (Sydney, Australia--May 22, 2014) The Technical Direction Company is proud to be deploying the full range of its professional and technical expertise in providing core technology and services to Destination NSW for the sixth annual Vivid Sydney festival. Thu, 22 May 2014 15:11:39 GMT Canon Supplies Major Lens Order to Presteigne Broadcast Hire for Rio http://news.creativecow.net/story/875822 http://news.creativecow.net/story/875822 (Crawley, United Kingdom--May 21, 2014) Canon has won an order, worth over three quarters of a million pounds, from Presteigne Broadcast Hire, the leading supplier of professional rental equipment. Many of the lenses, which will add to an already extensive stock at Presteigne, will be used first in Wed, 21 May 2014 11:39:13 GMT Camera Corps Q3 and MeerCat to make APAC debut at Broadcast Asia http://news.creativecow.net/story/875780 http://news.creativecow.net/story/875780 (London, United Kingdom--May 19, 2014) Camera Corps has chosen Broadcast Asia for the APAC launch of its new Q3 advanced robotic pantiltzoomfocus head and MeerCat miniature broadcast camera. Introduced as prototypes at the NAB Show in April, both are now in production and available for rental or pur Mon, 19 May 2014 14:28:10 GMT The Padcaster® for iPad Air Ships http://news.creativecow.net/story/875691 http://news.creativecow.net/story/875691 (New York City, New York--May 8, 2014) The Padcaster, the revolutionary iPad case that transforms Apples tablet into an on-the-go video production studio, is now shipping its new Padcaster Air model. Featured in the Apple Your Verse campaign, the Padcaster was recently honored with a StudioDaily Pri Thu, 08 May 2014 15:54:10 GMT Camera Corps Announces MeerCat Miniature HD Broadcast Camera http://news.creativecow.net/story/875688 http://news.creativecow.net/story/875688 (London, United Kingdom--May 8, 2014) Camera Corps announces a major new addition to its range of speciality cameras. The MeerCat fulfils the need for a very high quality miniature HD broadcast camera which can be mounted practically anywhere without being visible to other cameras or to an audience. Thu, 08 May 2014 15:30:30 GMT Advanced Systems Group Assists in Production of ‘The Galapagos Affair’ Documentary http://news.creativecow.net/story/875613 http://news.creativecow.net/story/875613 (Emeryville, California--May 1, 2014) Advanced Systems Group (ASG), a leading video, data, audio and film integration firm, today announced it provided camera and editing equipment for The Galapagos Affair Satan Came to Eden, a new documentary released by Zeitgeist Films that is being screened in U. Thu, 01 May 2014 15:43:36 GMT