Here’s an excellent primer on the Alexa’s gamma curves, and where the information is spread. It’s very concise and easily understood. Lemac chose to cancel our booking and give the camera to someone else at short notice. Great way to do business…
Adam Wilt visited RED Studios recently. Looks like the Epic is still far from ready, but getting there.
Here’s a quick summary of the Alexa announcements at IBC, including the new version 2 software release which enables the DTE module.
The latest version has many new features, and finally 10 bit colour processing. Looking pretty nice.
It appears to be a cross between a PMW-350 and a PDW-800. 50Mb 4:2:2 to SxS cards.
Sony have been working on a new single sensor to replace the common Bayer and RGB Stripe style for some time now. There might be something coming to light about it soon hopefully. Here’s a quick explanation of the layout and it’s advantages.
Canon are showing an interesting 4K camera at the Canon Expo. Not a prototype, more a proof of concept apparently. Very little detail is available though.