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February 19, 2018

DoPchoice Lantern Snapbag Introduced

DoPchoice Lantern Snapbag Introduced

DoPchoice Lantern Snapbag is a newly introduced light softener which is compatible with a variety of LED light panels through the “rabbit ears” mounting system. It is available now and will be on display at NAB.DoPchoice Lantern Snapbag German company DoPchoice specializes in producing light...
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DoPchoice Lantern Snapbag Introduced

DoPchoice Lantern Snapbag Introduced

DoPchoice Lantern Snapbag is a newly introduced light softener which is compatible with a variety of LED light panels through the “rabbit ears” mounting system. It is available now and will be on display at NAB.DoPchoice Lantern Snapbag German company DoPchoice specializes in producing light...
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Meike Teases a Trip into Cine Lens Territory

Meike Teases a Trip into Cine Lens Territory

Chinese manufacturing has disrupted lighting in the last few years. Are lenses up next? The last few years have seen a dramatic rebalancing of the lighting market as Asian manufacturers like Aputure and Came-TV (China), Fillex (Taiwan), and many more bring LED units to market at difficult-to-beat price...
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RED is Talking With Foxconn – Are we Ready For Affordable 8K Cinema Cameras?

RED is Talking With Foxconn – Are we Ready For Affordable 8K Cinema Cameras?

“We will make cameras that will shoot professional-quality films in 8K resolution but at only a third of current prices and a third of current camera sizes” The statement above was announced by Terry Gou, the founder and chairman of Foxconn, which is the largest private employer in China and...
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How to Shoot Product Videos on a Budget

How to Shoot Product Videos on a Budget

Stressing about to make your product shoot look beautiful and professional? These tips will help take the edge off and get your prepared. Have you ever watched an ad for a product, whether for shoes, a watch, or even a deliciously saucy burger and thought, "How do they make such average, everyday stuff...
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Watch: The Myth of the Creative Genius

Watch: The Myth of the Creative Genius

This video argues for the enduring idea of the creative genius as more myth than reality. The "genius" as a cultural trope is a testament to the concept's hold over the Western imagination. There are, of course, different types of genius, from the scientific genius minds like Newton and Einstein (able t...
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