LIT Pixel vs. DEAD Pixel

Many people have heard of a “Dead” pixel in the digital camera industry. But I bet that the term “Lit” pixel is far less understood. Joel Ordesky’s article sheds some light on where they come from and how to repair them.

The Digital Projection Screen Take-over

Pretty substantial development. In North America, 96% of screens are digital (that’s roughly 1,600 film projectors remaining). This shift has been happening over the span of the last few years and on a global scale. This marks a truly fast track, dramatic shift and...

Apple and ProRes 4444 XQ

Apple issued an update to their Pro Codecs today which looks like it includes a new version of Pro Res (4444 XQ). I imagine we will start seeing this codec as an acquisition format in next-gen cameras and as a delivery requirement.