NAB 2013 sees the launch of a service to re-engineer a complete set of 18mm 25mm, 32mm, 40mm, 50mm, 75mm and 100mm Cooke Speed Panchro lenses.
US manufacturer Miveu has introduced their Miveu-X to the UK, via distributor Gocam.tv.
Miveu-X is an inexpensive way to record POV video on an iPhone 4/4S, as well as record sound. The system consists of a chest mount and iPhone 4/4S case with built-in wide angle lens.
There is a lot to like about Drift Innovation’s HD Ghost. From the moment you open the gorgeous packaging, the camera oozes quality. The body is magnesium alloy finished in the mattest of matte black. The LCD cover is Corning’s Gorilla Glass – the same stuff they make smartphone screens from. There is a good range of accessories supplied and the specification of the basic model is outstanding.
Grass Valley has added the LDX Flex studio camera system as an entry-level product to its LDX Series of upgradable system cameras. The Flex has the same optical block as it's bigger brothers — and supports the use of the same accessories as other cameras in the LDX Series for a single production format, but in a 'BMW car' kind of way can be upgraded through the entire LDX range: LDX Première, LDX Elite, and LDX WorldCam as required.
BBC Studios and Post Production’s Digital Media Services team has remastered the BBC political drama trilogy, House of Cards, for a North American Blu-ray release by BBC Worldwide Americas. The remaster was commissioned to coincide with the exclusive airing of the new series staring Kevin Spacey on Netflix.