Panasonic at CES 2020: the world’s first HDR capable UHD VR eyeglasses

Panasonic at CES 2020: the world's first HDR capable UHD VR eyeglasses

Presented at CES 2020 as a reference product, the new VR glasses from Panasonic are the world’s first HDR capable UHD VR eyeglasses, with high-quality images and optimal sound and no screen door effect. Panasonic Corporation partnered with Kopin Corporation to develop the world’s first High Dynamic Range(HDR) capable ultra-high definition(UHD) virtual reality (VR) eyeglasses […]

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IBC 2019: Panasonic shows LUMIX S1H prototype with 5.9K/29.97p RAW output

IBC 2019: Panasonic LUMIX S1H prototype with 5.9K/29.97p RAW output

Panasonic showed at IBC 2019 a prototype of the LUMIX S1H able to output of maximum 5.9K/29.97p RAW video data to the Atomos Ninja V 4K HDR monitor-recorder over HDMI. Panasonic and Atomos announced during IBC 2019 the development of a firmware program for the LUMIX S1H full-frame mirrorless camera which enables the output of […]

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Meike MK-12mm T2.2 Cine Lens now available, five more lenses coming

Meike MK-12mm T2.2 Cine Lens now available, five more coming

  Meike introduced a new lens to the market, the MK-12mm T2.2 Cine Lens, expanding its Meike Cine Lens T2.2 Set to three focal lengths. The company will launch five more lenses until early 2020. The market for Cinema lenses seems to be moving fast. We just announced that Veydra, the company created in 2014 […]

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LUMIX S1H: Panasonic says this camera offers the best possible performance

Panasonic LUMIX S1H: this camera offers the best possible performance

With a price tag of $3999.99, the new LUMIX S1H makes it to the market with a lens that fits it like a glove: the Lumix S Pro 24-70mm F2.8, priced at $2199.99. That’s your base kit for shooting. The streaming of the official announcement gave you all the key details about the LUMIX S1H, […]

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Panasonic LUMIX S1H videocentric camera: live announcement today

anasonic LUMIX S1H: live announcement today

The new Panasonic LUMIX S1H,  the world’s first camera capable of video recording at 6K/24p, offers professional cinema quality with mirrorless mobility. Panasonic reveals the complete list of specifications today. Panasonic’s livestream to announce the new Panasonic LUMIX S1H happens today at 10 a.m. PDT, and if you want to  have a front-row seat, just […]

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Cine Gear: Lumix S1H Full-Frame DSLM

Lumix S1H

Panasonic rolled out the full-frame Lumix S1H at Cine Gear Expo with a presentation, a demo film, and a pre-production prototype under glass. Jose Antunes has already written about it and linked to the demo film, so I’ll just show the preso slides (shot offscreen) and some pictures of the prototype. Alicia Robbins shot the […]

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LUMIX S1H: mirrorless mobility with professional cinema quality

Designed especially for film production, the LUMIX S1H shows that Panasonic is not afraid to create a camera that, to a certain extent, competes with its own dedicated video cameras. The Paramount Theater was the stage chosen by Panasonic to reveal the “exciting new secrets” the company will promise to unveil at Cine Gear Expo […]

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Panasonic LUMIX GX880: an interesting entry-level Micro Four Thirds camera

Panasonic LUMIX GX880

The LUMIX GX880, now announced in Europe, is a new MFT interchangeable lens system camera from Panasonic, able to record high-resolution 4K UHD videos at 30p / 25p(50Hz Area) or 24p in MP4. The LUMIX GX880 does not have a launch date for the North America market, but the specifications of this model make it […]

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LUMIX FZ1000 II and LUMIX ZS80: long zooms, 4K PHOTO and video

UMIX FZ1000 II and LUMIX ZS80: long zooms, 4K PHOTO and video

Able to record high-resolution 4K video in 3840×2160 at 30p or 24p in MP4, the LUMIX FZ1000 II and LUMIX ZS80 are compact cameras to consider if you want to take your video to the next level. Arriving in time for Spring, the Panasonic LUMIX FZ1000 II will be available this March, priced at $899.99. […]

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With FiLMiC LOG V2 for FiLMiC Pro iPhone X rivals Blackmagic cameras


The new FiLMiC Pro LOG V2 delivers over 12 stops of dynamic range for newest iPhone X models, rivaling the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera, says the company behind the product. Confess that the lines above made you stop and reread again. If you’re a filmmaker and have one of the newest iPhone X models, iPhone […]

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Magic ViewFinder: a free director’s viewfinder app for Android and iOS

Magic ViewFinder Free for Android and iOS

Cinematographers, directors or photographers who use a camera and want to check and or simulate framing without holding the camera, should check the FREE collection of Magic ViewFinder apps. Whether you use a Blackmagic Cinema camera, a Lumix (or Olympus), a Canon, Nikon, Sony, Arri or RED, there is a Magic Viewfinder for you. Taking […]

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Panasonic GH5S and Atomos Ninja Inferno: a nice pair for low light shooting

Panasonic GH5S and Atomos Ninja Inferno: a nice pair

The combination of the new LUMIX GH5S with the Atomos Ninja Inferno 4K monitor / recorder offers multiple shooting solutions, expanding what is possible to do with the new video-centric camera from Panasonic. Let’s make it clear: the Panasonic Lumix GH5S (or GH5s, if you prefer) is designed to offer everything you need inside the […]

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Lumix GH5S: designed and developed for professional filmmakers

Lumix GH5S: designed for professional filmmakers

The LUMIX GH5S aims to be your video machine for 2018 and beyond. With a newly developed 10.2MP High Sensitivity MOS sensor, created so you don’t need to worry about noise. Discover the camera now! Announced  as an exceptional mirrorless for videography and photography, the  camera achieves highest-ever image sensitivity and video image quality in […]

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Understanding the success of the Panasonic GH5

Understanding the success of the Panasonic GH5

The best way to understand what the Panasonic GH5 is capable of is not through reading multiple camera reviews, but looking at the examples of the work created with it: films and photographs! The web is packed with reviews of the recent Panasonic GH5, many of them expressing personal views, but not a deep analysis […]

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PowerEye: a cinematography drone

PowerEye: a professional cinematography drone

PowerVision Technology Group announced that the PowerEye drone is now available for pre-order with shipping scheduled in December 2016. The drone is presented as a solution for today’s professional and aspiring cinematographers. PowerEye is available in two camera models. The “PowerEye Professional” is equipped with a high-performance Panasonic Lumix G 11mm F2.5 ASPH 4K UHD […]

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