Sony has announced the world's fastest SD cards with write speeds of up to 299 MB/s, which should be plenty for even the most demanding 4K recording. The new Sony SF-G Series SDXC cards are planned to be available in Spring 2017.
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At the start of the CP+ photo exhibition in Japan earlier this morning, SIGMA announced four new lenses including the world’s first f/1.8, ultra-wide 14mm prime, The new Sigma 14mm f1.8 covers full-frame sensors and is designed for high resolution cameras making it ideal for architecture, astrophotography, documentary and landscapes.
Panasonic released the latest firmware update version 5.0 for their Varicam LT Super 35 cinema camera. The latest update features the addition of the much requested 2K ProRes recording format including ProRes 4444 XQ. The latest codec addition to the already versatile Varicam LT makes the camera even more appealing to single operators specialising in narrative drama or commercials.
Holdan's Head of Technology Richard Payne takes you through the new Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5 mirrorless micro four thirds digital camera in this webinar.
Upgraded, redesigned, and packed full of new features, the GH5 provides an outstanding platform for people who want the best video and still photography quality they can get from a single compact camera.
With a 20.3MP Digital Live MOS 4/3 type sensor, new Venus Engine Image Processor, 4K Video with No Crop and the ability to capture 4K at 24fps in 10bit 4:2:2 internally, the specs for a Mirrorless camera look impressive.
In 45 minutes you will learn:
Advice on which features make a real difference when using this camera in the field
A number of practical hints & tips on how to get the most from the GH5
Answers to specific issues on this new camera from Panasonic
This webinar is suitable for anyone who is interested in Panasonic's new Lumix GH5 camera. It is particularly relevant to people who are specifying a compact camera and need outstanding 4K video and still photography for web content creation, student filmmaking, corporate, documentary and event productions. Independent filmmakers, DoP's, camera operators, freelancers, Producers, and Directors.
What's the best part about our free online webinars? Apart from the fact that they are free, you can enjoy them from the comfort of your own home. You don't have to waste time in traffic - just get a cup of tea, login, and join us tomorrow 15th February at 11:00 GMT for our Panasonic GH5 Webinar with Richard Payne, Head of Technology at Holdan.
Sony just announced 2 new full-frame lenses. One of them being the highly anticipated 100mm f/2.8 G Master STF OSS lens, which of course features optical image stabilisation, superb bokeh, and world-class sharpness. The other lens that Sony announced is a more budget oriented 85mm f1.8, which many portrait and wedding photographers would appreciate.