THIS week in the news: Sony announced the a5100 mirrorless camera, while Leica unveiled the M-P digital rangefinder camera. Kodak has rung the death knell of BW400CN film. Hasselblad announced the new 200-Megapixel H5D-200c Multi-Shot medium format camera. Barnes & Noble and Samsung released the Galaxy Tab 4 Nook.
The New Sony a5100 Mirrorless Camera
Sony added to its digital camera lineup... READ MORE
The Cinema EOS C300 is now available in two versions, with the new model featuring continuous autofocus for all Canon EF and supported third-party lenses. The camera targets documentarians, wedding and event shooters, and filmmakers looking for the added... READ MORE
Just as f/0.95 became the standard of ultra-fast lenses, HandeVision has released the IBELUX 40mm f/0.85 lens for Micro Four Thirds and APS-C-sized Canon EF-M, Fujifilm X, and Sony E-mount mirrorless digital cameras. Of course, an f/0.85 maximum... READ MORE
Monitor various aspects of your home wirelessly with these new security systems from iSmartAlarm, which are designed to connect to your high-speed Internet network. The free iSmartAlarm app for Android and iOS allows you set up and control your system from a smartphone or tablet. If an event... READ MORE
New to B&H, this line of portable PA systems, which can be used for speaking events, houses of worship, or classrooms, features Class-D amplifiers, rechargeable batteries, built in-wireless microphone receivers, USB players/recorders, CD players, emergency sirens, and more, depending on the model. The company also offers a range of water-resistant omni-directional headworn microphones and... READ MORE
This attachment to the back of the HERO3+ housing extends the GoPro's battery life up to 4x, boosting it by another 4000mAh. Because the battery seals the back door, the GoPro housing will retain an IPX5 water-resistance rating, which means it is suitable for use in the snow, rain, or mud―it will not be fully watertight... READ MORE
Learn to play the Theremin with this innovative new synthesizer from Moog. This unique instrument is played by using one’s hands to manipulate an electromagnetic field and features a built-in tuner to give you visual feedback, adjustable pitch correction, and selectable scales for training. It... READ MORE
Leica has announced a gorgeous new camera, which is an update to the Leica M (Typ 240) Digital Rangefinder. In reality, the new... READ MORE
Proving that no recording job is too small for quality analog-to-digital conversion and their renowned microphone preamps, Focusrite has announced an addition to their Scarlett line of audio interfaces with the... READ MORE
Sony has introduced three new camcorders as upgraded replacements for predecessor models. Heading the list is the professional news gathering/TV production XDCAM PDW-850, replacing the PDW-700 and PDW-F800 and offering a long list of new features. The other two, NXCAM NEX-EA50M and NXCAM HXR-NX3/1, both designed for small- to mid-range productions, offer a choice between shoulder-mount and... READ MORE
As if Sony didn’t have enough great cameras on the market right now, the company just announced a new mirrorless camera that will... READ MORE
This week in the news: Samsung has announced the Galaxy Alpha smartphone, encased in lightweight metal. Manfrotto has unveiled a carbon fiber version of the BeFree Tripod, as well as the Pro Light series of photo and video bags with accessories. Profoto announced the Air Remote TTL-N for Nikon cameras. The Telefunken THP-29 Extreme Isolation Headphones are now available for pre-order.
Profoto... READ MORE
Although this company is one of the most respected professional audio manufacturers on stage and in the studio, when you play word association with your typical... READ MORE