Official figures from the BFI reveal the...

January 30th, 2020

The BFI has revealed that international investment in film and television in 2019 generated a huge uplift for the UK economy with £3.07 billion.

On Location

January 24th, 2020

Singing rhinos, skydiving walruses and jowl-thwacking seals. Producers Fredi Devas and Emma Napper reveal how they filmed...

The content country

January 9th, 2020

Back in the early nineties, the UK film business was in trouble due to lack of investment - but heading towards the 2020s, things...

Media Production and Technology Show - R...

January 6th, 2020

The organisers of the Media Production and Technology Show 2020 are delighted to announce that registration for this year’s event, which takes place 13-14...

Aerial special: Getting off the ground

November 10th, 2020

Our annual aerial special includes plenty of innovation and determination from key players

Lens Flare special: Flare necessities

September 1st, 2020

When you think of flares, J.J. Abrams and Star Trek may come to mind – but lens designers are coming up with ever more...

One year on

January 28th, 2020

We look at how CVP turned pro video retail on its head in 2019 by opening a five-storey showroom dedicated to first-rate customer service.

Space blast

January 24th, 2020

When DOP Eben Bolter got the job on Armando Iannuci’s new space comedy, he went from his normal single-camera drama to multicam cinematic improv.

Samsung: Post perfection

February 26th, 2021

Filmmaker Greg King possesses a varied skill set, but can the Samsung Portable SSD T7 Touch take his work to the next level?

Samsung: Powerful, portable storage

January 25th, 2021

Kit expert, Ian Follows, considers just how good the Samsung Portable SSD X5 is in a modern production environment

Samsung 870 EVO SSD: hands-on

January 19th, 2021

Adam Duckworth gets hands-on with the brand-new Samsung 870 EVO SSD to find out exactly what it has in store

Fujinon introduces Premista 19-45mm T2.9

January 15th, 2021

The new wide-angle is the third zoom in the series and offers sharp coverage of large-format sensors

Camera rental: What’s new?

January 25th, 2021

By discussing a range of trending topics with leading rental houses, we uncover the future of video production

Virtual landscape: The Lion King

January 18th, 2021

In an awards season retrospective, we hear from Audrey Ferrara about The Lion King’s ground-breaking VFX work

HDR: The future is now

January 15th, 2021

We talk to the creatives at every stage of HDR's use to find out where we stand – and what the future holds

Painting a story: The Devil All the Time

December 23rd, 2020

The Devil All the Time is many things, not least beautiful. Cinematographer Lol Crawley tells us just how he did it

Creative haven

January 23rd, 2020

Production and post innovator, HARBOR, offers clients a forward-thinking environment, while its award-winning talent...

The age of the visualisers

January 10th, 2020

You are a builder of worlds, you sit astride multi-cinematic disciplines with the imagination to foresee complicated but extraordinary movie sequences: you are a...

Future Post Part 1

November 5th, 2019

All the best technologists question the status quo, and in post-production, things have to evolve to manage the current torrent of content.

Nothing better than the real thing?

September 24th, 2019

There was the movie Babe, with real animals talking with animated mouths. There was Avatar, with a few motion-captured aliens mixing it with real...

Codex Production Suite 4.5 delivers one ...

April 19th, 2016

Codex is launching Codex Production Suite 4.5, their latest update for the the all-in-one software package that enables the colour grading, review...

Death of the green screen?

January 15th, 2021

We examine the pros and cons of this bleeding-edge virtual production technology

Virtual takeover

July 12th, 2019

Virtual Production wants to use your cinematography skills in its virtual world. but how do you get involved in its inevitable success?

Arraiy for Hollywood

June 20th, 2019

At NAB Show 2019, we interviewed Mark Tobin, new CEO of Arraiy, a Silicon Valley start-up company that is looking to revolutionise virtual capture...

Is VR For Real Or Another 3D? A Report

December 2nd, 2015

With the worlds most recognised companies bank rolling the development of Virtual Reality and Mixed Reality, a lot is being staked on so far...