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 th...
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: 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: 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: Monday, September 14, 2015 2:45 PM
Canon C300 Mark II: Is it worth filming in 4K or UHD for delivery in HD?
The benefits of shooting in 4K/UHD for HD delivery are the topic of discussion in today's edition of our Canon C300 Mark II blogs. Blue 2.0 colourist Damion Katwaroo and WTS production specialist and freelance cameram...
Posted: Sunday, September 13, 2015 10:30 AM
Canon C300 Mark II: Canon Log2 explained
In the latest of our Canon C300 Mark II blogs, we look at some tips for shooting footage in Canon Log2, with WTS production specialist and freelance cameraman Patrick van Weeren and Blue 2.0 colourist Damion Katwaroo....
Posted: Saturday, September 12, 2015 3:00 PM
FS5 Announced - Sony Reveals New PXW-FS5 Camera at IBC
Twelve months ago, Sony’s hugely popular PXW-FS7 shook up the documentary and broadcast programmes market. Now, taking aim at the videography and online content market there's a new addition to the Sony 4K camera fa...
Posted: Saturday, September 12, 2015 10:30 AM
Canon C300 Mark II: Auto-Focus as a Creative Tool
In the third of our Canon C300 Mark II blogs, WTS production specialist and freelance cameraman Patrick van Weeren talks about the new auto-focus system in the C300 Mark II – and how you can use it as a creative tool....
Posted: Friday, September 11, 2015 3:10 PM
Canon C300 Mark II: Testing high dynamic range and the new XF-AVC codec
The second instalment in our series of Canon C300 Mark II blogs sees WTS production specialist/freelance cameraman Patrick van Weeren and Blue 2.0 colourist Damion Katwaroo tell us what they think of the C300 Mark II'...