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“My RODE Reel” Short Film Competition

“My RODE Reel” Short Film Competition

RODE Microphones has announced the return of their ‘My RODE Reel’ short film competition, with entrants competing to win over $200,000 in prizes.

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Matthew Vaughan’s Kingsman: The Secret Service Graded On DaVinci Resolve

Matthew Vaughan’s Kingsman: The Secret Service Graded On DaVinci Resolve

Goldcrest Post colorist Rob Pizzey used Blackmagic Design’s DaVinci Resolve for the final color on the comic book adapted film, starring Colin Firth, Michael Caine and Samuel L Jackson.

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Aerial Cinematography Seminar From Pictorvision and the Digital Cinema Society Next Weekend

Aerial Cinematography Seminar From Pictorvision and the Digital Cinema Society Next Weekend

Drone manufacturer Pictorvision has announced their partnership with the Digital Cinema Society for a seminar exploring the world of professional aerial cinematography.

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Atomos Shogun Update: DNxHD Recording, 3D LUTs, Power Station & More

Atomos Shogun Update: DNxHD Recording, 3D LUTs, Power Station & More

At BVE 2015 Atomos announced several new features coming to their Shogun 4K recorder, including new 3D LUTs, DNxHD recording, Avid DNxHR 4K recording, playback, play-out and editing, all coming by the end of February in a free update.

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The New ALEXA Mini – Arri’s Step Toward Small Form Filmmaking

The New ALEXA Mini – Arri’s Step Toward Small Form Filmmaking

In an interesting turn for a company known for making big, high priced cameras, ARRI has released the much smaller ALEXA Mini, a “versatile additional tool in the ARRI ALEXA camera range that combines a compact and lightweight form factor with…unparalleled image quality.”

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Eddie Redmayne’s Journey To The Oscars

Eddie Redmayne’s Journey To The Oscars

As many of you now know, last night’s Academy Awards saw Theory of Everything’s actor Eddie Redmayne take the award for Best Actor. We recently saw Redmayne at a screening of his film, where he discussed the long, highly involved road for his role as Stephen Hawking.

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Rodeo FX & ILM On ‘Unbroken': “Recreating the War-Torn Pacific”

Rodeo FX & ILM On ‘Unbroken': “Recreating the War-Torn Pacific”

Did you marvel at the authenticity of Unbroken‘s dog fights and war-torn landscape? Then you can largely thank the partnership between visual effects companies Rodeo FX and Industrial Light & Magic.

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Tiffen Receives Honors from Motion Picture Academy

Tiffen Receives Honors from Motion Picture Academy

The Academy honored 21 scientific and technical achievements in total at its annual Scientific and Technical Awards Presentation on Saturday, February 7, at the Beverly Wilshire in Beverly Hills.

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ARRI ALEXA & AMIRA 11.0 Update: ProRes 3.2K, 4K, Improved Image Quality & More

ARRI ALEXA & AMIRA 11.0 Update: ProRes 3.2K, 4K, Improved Image Quality & More

For all you ALEXA and AMIRA users, ARRI has released Software Update Packet 11.0, featuring “an ALEXA ProRes 3.2K recording format for productions requiring 4K UHD deliverables, and ADA-5 — an enhanced debayering algorithm that further improves ALEXA’s image quality.”

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FAA Releases Proposed Drone Rules: How Restrictive Are They?

FAA Releases Proposed Drone Rules: How Restrictive Are They?

The FAA finally released their proposed rules regarding drone and other unmanned aircraft, but just how restrictive are the new proposed policies?

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