On what would have been the second day of NAB 2020 the Digital Cinema Society is publishing more of our DCS 2020 Cinema Technology Spotlight interviews. We will be adding to the 2020 Spotlight online gallery on the DCS homepage throughout the week to help keep you up on the latest cinema product and technology news. Here are the interviews posted so far in descending order with the latest ones first:
Matt Frazer – Panasonic Lumix
James Mathers interviews Matt Frazer of the Panasonic Lumix camera division about an exciting firmware upgrade for the S1H including 5.9K ProRes RAW to the Atamos recorder.
Scott Gant – Litra
James Mathers talks with Scott Gant, the President and Co-founder of Litra about their latest lighting products.
Greg Smokler – Creative Solutions – Teradek – SmallHD
James Mathers talks with Greg Smokler of Creative Solutions about production and post remote workflows and HDR enabled by Teradek and SmallHD.
Jim Uphoff – ETC fos/4
James Mathers interviews ETC‘s Jim Uphoff about their new line of LED fixtures known as fos/4 lights.
Michel Suissa – The Studio-B&H
James Mathers interviews Michel Suissa of The Studio-B&H about the technology landscape and how they are adapting in the age of the pandemic.
Zack Shannon – Core SWX
James Mathers interviews Zack Shannon of power products company Core SWX about several new battery and charger products.
Gerhard Baier – P+S Technik
James Mathers interviews Gerhard Baier of P+S Technik from their factory in Munich about several new products including a line of anamorphic lenses and a Director’s Finder for large format.
Dedo Weigert – Dedolight
James Mathers talks with noted inventor and Cinematographer Dedo Weigert. He shares a prerecorded presentation about the Dedolight Lightstream reflector system and parallel beam lighting.
Takuma Sudo – SWIT
James Mathers talks with Tukuma Sudo about SWIT and their wide array of products from batteries to LED lights and wireless lens control.
Joanna Or – Tony Ngo – Mazi Mitchell — FilmGear
James Mathers talks with Joanna Or, Tony Ngo, and Gaffer Mazi Mitchell about the latest products from FILMGEAR.
Bryce Button – AJA
James Mathers talks with AJA’s Bryce Button about how they are meeting the demand with new products for web-based productions and HDR.
Snehal Patel – Zeiss
James Mathers talks with Snehal Patel of Zeiss about their new line of Supreme Prime Radiance Lenses.
Michael Bulbenko – Fujifilm Electronic Imaging
James Mathers interviews Michael Bulbenko of Fujifilm Electronic Imaging who gives details on the new X-T4 mirrorless camera and compares it to their GFX-T3.
Pamela Bloom – Rotolight
James Mathers interviews Pamela Bloom about the latest lighting from Rotolight including the new Titan X2, a 1’x 2′ LED Softlight.
Geoff Boyle – CML
James Mathers interviews Cinematographer and Founder of CML Geoff Boyle, NSC about an extensive series of tests he recently conducted covering spectrum issues with LED lighting.
Karl Soule – Abobe Premiere Pro
James Mathers talks with Karl Soule of Adobe about new features included in Premier Pro including one called Productions.
Jose Noriega – Fluotec
James Mathers talks with Fluotec‘s Jose Noriega about their latest lighting products including the new 4′ x 4′ CineQuad.
Steven Strong – Timothy Kang – Ben Dynice — Quasar Science
James Mathers talks with Steven Strong, Timothy Kang, and Ben Dynice of Quasar Science about their company’s philosophy and technology.
Karl Winkler – Lectrosonics
James Mathers talks with Lectrosonics‘ VP of Sales and Marketing Karl Winkler. He gives some background on the company and highlights their latest products including a new line of miniature IFB transmitters and receivers know as the IFB-R1B. He also discusses the challenges of sharing the limited radio spectrum.
Bryan Covarrubias – FJ Westcott
James Mathers interviews Bryan Covarrubias about the latest lighting products from FJ Westcott including the FlexCine RGBW with wireless DMX, a 1’x1′ Bi-color panel and the Ice Light.
Brad Dickson – HS Scope
James Mathers interviews Lighting Designer Brad Dickson about the HS Scope, a new system he is using to measure LED lighting spectral response.
Michael Cioni – Frame.io
James Mathers interviews Michael Cioni, SVP of Innovation for Frame.io about the growing trend toward cloud workflows.