Posted: Friday, December 23, 2016 3:30 PM
Sony FS7 II: A true shooter's camera
WTS' Technical Product Specialist Denis Moldovan finds himself well and truly won over by the tweaks that Sony have made to their hugely popular FS7, in the new FS7 II. A little over two years ago, Sony launched the ...
Posted: Friday, November 11, 2016 10:15 AM
How to upgrade your OB truck without throwing away a generation of skills
David Shapton of Red Shark News recently took a look into how WTS' systems integration team used its unique capabilities to build RaceTech a new generation of OB truck that made the operators’ skills transferrable. ...
Posted: Wednesday, September 07, 2016 1:20 PM
Canon C700: Can auto-focus propel Canon into the competitive high-end cinema market?
WTS’ production specialist Denis Moldovan takes a look at Canon’s newly announced high-end production camera, the EOS C700, and finds a camera whose market-leading auto-focus may prove key to any hopes of breaking int...
Posted: Tuesday, August 09, 2016 1:45 PM
WATCH: Sony FS5 slow motion footage
When WTS was approached by London-based film-maker Eduardo Fitch to provide a camera that was capable of doing very high frame rates for a music video he was shooting, the Sony PXW-FS5, with its 240fps slow motion ca...
Posted: Thursday, December 17, 2015 12:05 PM
HDR DISCUSSION: Is High Dynamic Range more important than 4K for broadcast and cinematography?
Last Wednesday WTS hosted a discussion forum focussing on high dynamic range, looking at the impact it is expected to have, and the challenges that it throws up. The event at WTS' central London TIMA TV studio facilit...
Posted: Monday, December 07, 2015 10:00 AM
Sony FS5: Who is it for and what does it do?
The newly released Sony FS5 handheld 4K camera has been put under scrutiny by WTS' production specialist and freelance cameraman, Patrick van Weeren. In this blog, he rounds up what the FS5 brings to the Sony line-up ...
Posted: Thursday, November 12, 2015 11:35 AM
Sony PXW-X400 ENG camera: Hello modern news gathering as we bid goodbye to popular PMW-400
WTS Production specialist and freelance cameraman Patrick van Weeren bids adieu to the Sony PMW-400, an old faithful of the ENG world, and welcomes its newly upgraded successor, the Sony PXW-X400, due in February 2016...
Posted: Friday, November 06, 2015 4:35 PM
Canon C300 Mark II: New firmware fixes skipped frames in slow motion recording
Canon has released a firmware update which corrects issues with the slow motion function of the Canon EOS C300 Mark II camera, which some users have encountered. Download Canon C300 Mark II firmware update Last month...
Posted: Thursday, November 05, 2015 1:15 PM
TriCaster live sports production: Increasing fan engagement and sponsor revenue
In this blog, we look at how Charlton Athletic are taking advantage of easy-to-use, affordable broadcast technology to offer a better stadium experience both for their fans and their sponsors. Charlton Athletic have ...
Posted: Monday, November 02, 2015 2:00 PM
Panasonic DVX200 camera review: What you need to know
WTS production specialist and freelance cameraman Patrick van Weeren was among the first to take an in-depth look at the new Panasonic AG-DVX200, a large-sensor, 4K hand-held camcorder announced in April at NAB 2015. ...