“What happens when mounting a Sony E mount lens on a Full Frame NEX-VG900 camcorder ?” asks Miranda from Portugal ! That is a good question. The NEX E-mount lenses are designed for APS-C sensors. The NEX-VG900 professional camcorder is based on a full frame sensor. Mounting a n APS-C NEX with E-mount lens on [...]
Digital camcorders are now facing a tuff competition with the new generation of HDLR, these Digital SLR gifted with Full HD movie recording. Yet, Canon camcorders, Panasonic camcorders, Sony camcorders and JVC camcorders are still very interesting because they are designed for videos whereas a camera is still for stills… You can get a waterproof digital camcorder like the SOny HDR-GW55 for instance or a mirrorless camera based cine camera like the Sony NEX-VG20E… or even go for the 3D camcorder by Sont, the Sony HDR-TD20.
4K cine and video time is here. As canon launched its canon HDSLR C camera for 4K, Sony does the same today and unveils the F series, a new plateform to capture and broadcast 4K movies. 4K is a new standard for cinema but also for very high definition TV in a near future as [...]
GoPro unveiled it s new waterproof action camera, the HERO3 and this time, they will offer an entire range with three different models. The HERO3 is Wi-Fi, it is also smaller (30%) and lighter (25%) than the previous model, the GoPro HD HERO2. The HEROS3 can dive as deep as 60m / 197ft with its [...]
Waterproof, the Samsung W350 can dive as deep as 5m and is tough : it does not fear dust nor sand and is at ease on any outdoor playground, beach, lagoon, river, kayaking, snorkeling… Samsung has designed a protective rubber armor that is also floating. The W350 will not drawn like a stone of it [...]
That’s Black Magic ! Black Magic Design showcased an interesting piece of cinema camera during the NAB 2012 trade show, the Digital Cinema Camera. This camera does not look like anything we know on the market of cine cameras although the company RED has already moved the lines these past years. Last week, Canon announced [...]
It is a world première : the Sony HDR-GW55 is be the first waterproof digital camcorder to offer Full HD image quality and a 10x zoom lens. But that is not it, this digital camcorder is very gifted, fully packed with interesting and useful features. Let me introduce you to the Sony HDR-GW55. Sony HDR-GW55 [...]