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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CES 2020: new 8K TVs are coming, but do we really need them?

LG Electronics and Panasonic are some of the companies behind the new UHD Alliance’s “Filmmaker Mode” for TVs, and both are at CES 2020, with their new TVs, a show where 8K is prominent. The 8K Association (8KA) has a mission: to grow appreciation and awareness of 8K products which will provide an even higher […]

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Panasonic at CES 2020: the smallest and lightest 4K 60p camcorders

Panasonic introduces at CES 2020 its new HC-X1500, HC-X2000 and AC-CX10 models, the industry’s smallest and lightest 4K 60p camcorders. The new the HC-X1500, HC-X2000 and AC-CX10 camcorders represent Panasonic’s solution for users who need portable solutions, with compact and lightweight designs, but still offering professional features. The new models use a wide-angle 25mm lens […]

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Shot On VariCam: get your FREE digital copy now to read in 2020

Shot On VariCam: get your FREE copy now!

There is a lot of content to read in the FREE five issues of Shot On VariCam available from Panasonic. Download the digital magazine to get up to date with the creative uses of the VariCam family. Carter Hoskins, Director of Broadcast/Cinema/Professional Video Systems, wrote in the Welcome Letter opening the premiere issue of Shot […]

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UHD Alliance’s “Filmmaker Mode” for TVs will officially launch at CES 2020

UHD Alliance’s “Filmmaker Mode” for TVs will officially launch at CES 2020

Tom Cruise wants you to watch the next Top Gun at home as if you were in the theater, so he helped to define the new “Filmmaker Mode” for TVs, which will be one of the highlights at CES 2020. “I’m taking a quick break from filming to tell you the best way to watch […]

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Panasonic AJ-CX4000 4K/HDR Camcorder Available In Late December

Panasonic AJ-CX4000

Panasonic announced that its new AJ-CX4000, a 4K/HDR shoulder-mount camcorder with a B4 lens mount and interchangeable lens, will be available at the end of December at a suggested list price of $25,000. Ideal for network news, sports, blue-chip nature films, and travel documentaries, the AJ-CX4000 follows the handheld AG-CX350 to expand the CX Series […]

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Panasonic AV-UHS500, a portable 4K Live Switcher for sports and live events

Panasonic AV-UHS500, a portable 4K Live Switcher

Compatible with 12G-SDI and offering nearly all the basic functions of high-end large models, the  AV-UHS500 Live Switcher is capable of 4K video production with the same operability as HD. Planned for release in February 2020, the AV-UHS500 represents the next step for the various technologies that Panasonic has developed. The company has been, for […]

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10 years of Panasonic’s PTZ cameras: from Big Brother to Virtual Reality

10 years of Panasonic’s PTZ cameras: from Big Brother to Virtual Reality

Panasonic shows at IBC 2019 the latest innovations in virtual and augmented reality, as a result of its collaboration with other companies. PTZ cameras as the UE150, play a key role in the demonstration. Panasonic has been working with two of the leading players in virtual studio and augmented reality to ensure their systems work […]

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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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IBC 2019: Panasonic shows camera with world’s first 8K organic sensor

IBC 2019: Panasonic shows camera system with world’s first 8K organic sensor

Panasonic shows at IBC 2019 the prototype 8K camera system, displayed as a reference exhibit. The date of market release and the price of the 8K camera system are undecided at the present. The prototype 8K camera system on display at IBC 2019, until September 17, points the direction towards which the industry is moving. […]

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Panasonic AJ-CX4000GJ, a broadcast shoulder mount 4K camera recorder

Panasonic AJ-CX4000GJ, a broadcast shoulder mount 4K camera recorder

Able to record high quality images supporting 4K and HDR with high-efficiency 10-bit HEVC CODEC the new Panasonic AJ-CX4000GJ will be launched in December 2019. See it at IBC 2019. The AJ-CX4000GJ is a B4 lens mount interchangeable lens camera recorder that is typical for broadcast use. It is equipped with a large-sized 4.4K image […]

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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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Panasonic AW-HE42 PTZ for recording or live streaming is now available

Panasonic AW-HE42 for recording or live streaming is now available

With advances in lensing, stabilization and interfacing, the new Panasonic AW-HE42 camera is ideal for anything from recording and broadcast of lectures, to live streaming at concerts and other events. Available in either pearl white or black metallic finishes, the new AW-HE42 integrated HD pan/tilt/zoom camera offers significant improvements in lensing, stabilization and interfacing versus […]

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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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