If you depend on the quality and professional functions of the SmallHD Smart 7 and Ultrabright on-camera video monitors, you’ll be happy to discover that SmallHD has announced the Smart 5 Monitor Series. With the same features as the Smart 7, but in a more compact 5" form, this latest line in SmallHD’s series of popular onboard monitors consists of the Ultra 5, Cine 5, and Indie 5 models, each equipped with features suiting them to different workflows. All models sport a 5" multitouch LCD interface encased in an anodized aluminum frame, both
Hollyland has announced a new wireless transmission system, and we are pleased to share the news. The COSMO C1 is a flexible system that has a 1,000-foot line of sight wireless range, with 40ms latency. Designed for the professional who requires the rock-solid, broadcast-tested reliability of SDI, the COSMO C1 provides a path for HDMI use, opening options for using consumer cameras and monitors. Smart Channel Selection helps
Teradek advances the state of wireless video production once again, and we are very happy to share the news with you about the new Teradek Bolt 4K LT MAX Wireless 4K HDR Video System. Yes, that is correct: wireless 4K 10-bit 4:2:2 HDR video, with a line-of-sight range of 3,000' (5,000' with the dedicated panel antenna). Consisting of a transmitter and receiver with both HDMI and SDI connectors, the Bolt 4K LT MAX system supports up to 4K30 via HDMI and 1080p60 via SDI,
If you’ve ever seen a “video village” on a set, you understand how quickly cables and monitor equipment fill the area, making it hazardous, not to mention limiting to a single area where you can pile people up to see the shot. And then there’s the wire nest that piles up around the camera, requiring multiple people to be huddled around the camera to set up a shot, making it necessary to have wired monitors close by. The cinematographer, AC, AD, focus puller, gaffer, and, of course, the director all have to check out how the lighting and
Here at B&H Photo, we're happy to share the exciting news from Teradek about the release of its new 4K wireless system, the Bolt 4K LT, which brings reliable 4K video transmission and a robust infrastructure within the grasp of the independent filmmaker. The Bolt 4K LT is a 3G-SDI/HDMI transmitter/receiver system that features zero transmission delay (less than one thousandth of a second), while supporting 10-bit 3G-SDI, 4K over HDMI, HDR, and video. It is cross-compatible with
Monitoring your video production is always a challenge when you need multiple eyes on the shot to get it right, and there are a lot of eyes—between the Director, DP, AD, focus puller, producer, continuity, and plenty of other departments. Not every production can afford a video village setup or multiple wired setups, especially with low-budget or run-and-gun productions. When the shots are complex and the camera or cameras are far away or in motion, it becomes impossible to wire-in everyone. The latest and greatest solution, especially for
On the upper level of the South Hall at NAB 2018, we found Sling Media’s booth, where the reps had the SlingStudio video streaming and recording system on display. While the SlingStudio hardware was introduced last year, the inner workings have seen a few updates.
Up to 10 wireless video inputs are now supported, from Camera Link