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Episode 004 – The Zoom F8

Chris and Jonathan catch up on the latest news from the last couple of weeks. We chat about what we hope to see at NAB in a few weeks times and take a look at the Zoom F8 portable audio recorder.

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Episode 003 – The Exciting Boring Camera

Chris and Jonathan catch up with the news this week. We look at new camera releases from Sony and Canon, new lenses from Tamron and Sigma and try some new beer. SHOW NOTES News Canon 1D mkii Canon 80D Canon DM-E1 Directional Microphone Canon PZ-E1 Power Zoom Adapter Sony Alpha a6300 Tamron Launches the World’s First 85mm f/1.8 Lens with Stabilization Tamron SP 90mm f/2.8 Di Macro 1:1 VC USD Sigma 50-100mm F1.8 Art Unveiled: Sony PXW-Z150 XDCAM Professional Camcorder   Booze 3 Pub Circus Pale Ale featuring Hairy Mary Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts |...

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Episode 002 – Wrangling

In this episode we discuss data wrangling for media production. We look at how to deal with getting recorded content onto our computer, how to store it and back it up. We also chat about idea storage setups for editing content. Our reviews today include software to help sync your files (ChronoSync and Synkron) as well as an external RAID device to avoid (Vantec NexStar HX4R Quad 3.5 Inch HDD RAID). SHOW NOTES News Movi Live Event Camera GoPro cuts jobs after a big drop in action camera sales Invites for February Canon Press Event Going Out FUJIFILM X-Pro2 announced...

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Episode 001- Minimum Production Kit

Welcome to the first episode of The Purple Fringe: a podcast about the high-end of low-end digital media production. Today we discuss the news from CES and take an in-depth look at the minimum required equipment when shooting event, corporate or doing live video production. We also chat about Neat Video’s denoiser plugin. SHOW NOTES News UHD Alliance reveals its specs for ‘premium’ 4K TVs Nikon Officially Unveils D5 Nikon Unveils 4K 360º Action Cam (Keymission) Designed For Vr Capture Samsung’s T3 SSDs Put 2Tb In Your Pocket Dell’s first OLED display is 4K and uses USB Type-C Discussion: The minimum...

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