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 7, 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 6, 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 mo...
Posted: Thursday, November 5, 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 hav...
Posted: Monday, November 2, 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. ...
Posted: Friday, October 16, 2015 4:45 PM
Canon C300 Mark II: Information about skipped frames in slow motion recording
Some users of the new Canon EOS C300 Mark II camera have encountered issues with the slow motion function. Canon has issued information about this phenomenon and how it will be rectified. Canon has confirmed tha...
Posted: Thursday, October 15, 2015 12:00 AM
Sony FS7 4K camera: an overview
WTS production specialist and seasoned freelance cameraman Patrick van Weeren presents a video overview of the Sony FS7 4K camera, which has proved hugely popular with cameramen since it hit the shelves in late 2014. ...
Posted: Wednesday, September 30, 2015 5:30 PM
HDR delivery and the Sony BVM-X300 4K monitor
High dynamic range is growing rapidly in significance, not only in acquisition, but in delivery as well. In our latest blog, WTS production specialist and freelance cameraman Patrick van Weeren gives a cameraman’s per...
Posted: Friday, September 25, 2015 1:30 PM
New broadcast technology at IBC 2015: 4K cameras
WTS Sales Manager Duncan Payne was at IBC 2015 in Amsterdam to assess the latest broadcast technology hitting the market. In this blog, he looks at some of the new 4K cameras set for release in the coming few months. ...