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SmallHD Monitors Even Better Now with OS3 v3.3 Firmware Update

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SmallHD released a major OS3 firmware update for their latest models monitors last November, packing new features and improvements including a new autonomous calibration feature that lets you calibrate your SmallHD monitor without the use of a computer as well as improved and customizable False Colour giving DPs a way to totally customize how they…
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Nvidia Rolls Out TITAN RTX “T-REX” – the Most Powerful GPU Ever Released

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Completely out of the blue, Nvidia just unveiled TITAN RTX – the world’s most powerful desktop GPU, providing massive performance for most demanding creative applications. Powered by the brand new NVIDIA Turing architecture, TITAN RTX delivers 130 teraflops of deep learning performance and 11 GigaRays of ray-tracing performance. In other words, it boasts more than enough horsepower and memory…
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Win a RED Hydrogen One with the POND5 Instagram Challenge

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The RED Hydrogen One has been a rather polarizing device, to say the least, amid tons of hype and some expected delays. A very ambitious device, as with all RED products, the Hydrogen One seems to be evading my sight at least here in the UK, as I have yet to see anyone using them,…
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MacBook Pro 2018 vs MacBook Pro 2016 – Final Cut X Render Results

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Earlier this year in a somewhat discreet, yet stylish manner, Apple introduced their latest 15-inch MacBook Pro while touting it as the most advanced Mac notebook ever. This time the upgrade was focused on the graphics processor, giving customers the option to upgrade all the way to a Radeon Pro Vega 20 GPU with 4GB RAM.…
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Freefly Systems MoVI Pro “Blackjack” Firmware 2.0 Preview

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Not long after announcing the MoVI Wheels (which we covered here), Freefly Systems, the makers of the popular MoVI Pro stabilizer gimbal optimized for pro cinema cameras like the ARRI Alexa MINI and RED cameras, recently released details of their upcoming firmware update for the MoVI Pro. Firmware 2.0, aka ‘Blackjack’, is pretty big one for…
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Premiere Pro CC vs Final Cut X: Which is the Best Video Editor in 2018?

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Of the many video editing applications available on the market these days and besides the quickly advancing DaVinci Resolve, Premiere Pro CC and Final Cut Pro X are still dominating as a preferred go-to option in the world of creative professionals in 2018. With drastically different design philosophies, feature sets and performance numbers, however, video…
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AngelBird MATCH PACK for the BMPCC 4K includes an SSD + Cfast Card

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Austria-based Angelbird Technologies, that many of you are familiar with thanks to their fast and tiny SSDs, have been creating exciting recording media solutions for indie filmmakers for some time now. Recently, AngelBird announced a dedicated Match Pack for the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 4K designed to give BMPCC 4K users some peace of mind…
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RED Dragon-X 5K S35 Joins the Unified DSMC2 Family

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RED Digital Cinema has just added the Dragon-X 5K S35 sensor option into the unified DSMC2 system. The Dragon 5K S35 sensor addition to the DSMC2 lineup marks the 4th option cinematographers now have when choosing a sensor for the simplified, and unified DSMC2 family, which also includes the Gemini 5K, the Helium 8K S35…
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Here’s How You Can Customize Any Effect Inside Premiere Pro CC

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Inside of Premiere Pro CC, you’ll find an extraordinary number of different video effects that can be used to elevate the production value of any of your projects. However, what many folks are unaware of is the fact that they can further customize these effects with the use of masks. The masking tool can be…
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