Cine Gear 2017: RED To Present Panels With Dean Devlin And More

      By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Not long after NAB 2016, RED announced they wouldn't have a booth at the confab in 2017, instead choosing to stay local for Cine Gear. For the cinema camera company, it's quite literally down the street. But there's also another benefit to showcasing your wares in Hollywood: You are a very big fish in a small, dedicated pond. … Read More>>

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      My RØDE Reel Is Back With Prizes Worth $500,000!

      Update: The June 30, 2017 deadline is approaching. By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) RØDE is celebrating the 50th year of their parent company, Freedman Electronics, by launching the biggest My RØDE Reel short film competition ever, with over a half million dollars in prizes. So break out your RØDE gear, grab a camera and get in on the game! Here's how. … Read More>>

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      Film Florida Part 1: Why Productions Have Left

      By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) At the height of its film production tax incentive program, Film Florida was the third busiest state for producers to bring their film and television projects. Filmmakers flocked to Florida for the weather, the scenery, and up to 30% in tax incentives. But after the state ended its popular film incentive program, producers and studios began to look elsewhere. Can Film Florida bounce back? We asked several … Read More>>

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      RED Celebrates A Decade Of MYSTERIUM

      By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) When you think about milestones and RED, you'd expect to see great fanfare. But they didn't even put out a press release. Instead, in celebrating the tenth anniversary of their MYSTERIUM sensor and the RED ONE Cinema Camera, it was a largely quiet affair with those who were there when it all began, and Jarred Land hints of more to come. … Read More>>

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DJI Sparks Up The Net With Tease Of New Drone Coming May 24th


By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) If you thought the DJI Mavic Pro was small and compact, you ain't seen nothin' yet. All but confirming the rumor that a new mini Mavic named Spark is coming, DJI Global has teased a new backpack-sized personal UAV, and it's coming May 24th. … More>>

Universal Monster Films Officially Dark Universe; Bride of Frankenstein Announced


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Loads of big news for the Universal Monster Universe! First of all, it isn't called that. Up to this point it has been called that, the Universal Cinematic Monster Universe, or just the Monster Universe. Now, Universal Pictures has officially announced it will be … More>>

Joss Whedon Replaces Zack Snyder on Justice League Due to Family Tragedy


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Under normal circumstances, I'd be elated at this news but the reasons for this are very sombre. Joss Whedon — director of Avengers and Avengers: Age of Ultron — has replaced Zack Snyder as director of Justice League. The reason is that Snyder's daughter Autumn … More>>

In Stunning Ruling, Appeals Court Overturns FAA Drone Registration


By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) WOW. I have to say I didn't see this coming, and honestly, I'm not sure I'm all that thrilled about the appeals court's decision to overturn FAA drone registration. I'm all for the freedom to fly your drone wherever the winds take you, but to overturn the 2015 FAA … More>>

Aquaman Now Filming; New Images Released


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Aquaman has officially begun shooting and so we're starting to get some first looks at the upcoming film. We've already gotten our first look at Jason Momoa as the titular character two years ago for his cameo in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, while Amber … More>>

Ruben Fleischer to Direct Tom Hardy in Venom


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) This bit of news felt like it came out of nowhere! We've known that Sony has been trying to tee up a Venom film for a while now, but they've finally gotten all of their ducks in row in order to make the film. Sony Pictures has announced that Zombieland director … More>>

Premiere Pro Tutorial Part 56: Useful Keyboard Shortcuts


By Andrew Devis (doodleNEWS) While there are many keyboard shortcuts in Premiere Pro (check out our previous entries here and here), in this tutorial I want to cover some of the most used shortcuts which can help speed up your workflow. Note that these Premiere Pro keyboard shortcuts are … More>>

Media 100 Tutorial – Part 15: Waveform Monitor


By Kevin P. McAuliffe (doddleNEWS) In a previous lesson, in our look at Media 100, talked about working with the ClipFX Parameter (click here), and before that, we discussed the ColorFX Parameters (click here and here), and some of the options for effecting your color/luminance like Curves, and … More>>

The Buzz Podcast: Hope for the Creative Industry


By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) On The BuZZ podcast this week, Larry Jordan spoke with Paul Babb of MAXON, Louis Hernandez, Jr. of Avid, Carey Dissmore of IMUG (and also a colorist), George Hall of Video Streaming Services, and Norman Hall of USC School of Cinematic Arts to offer hope in our film … More>>

Cine Gear 2017: RED To Present Panels With Dean Devlin And More


By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Not long after NAB 2016, RED announced they wouldn't have a booth at the confab in 2017, instead choosing to stay local for Cine Gear. For the cinema camera company, it's quite literally down the street. But there's also another benefit to showcasing your wares in … More>>

Sony Announces 2 E-mount Wide-Angle Lenses

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Sony has just announced two new wide-angle zoom lenses for their E-mount system: The FE 16-35mm F2.8 GM Wide-Angle Zoom Lens and the FE 12-24mm F4 G Ultra-Wide-Angle Zoom Lens. These two new lenses join the most recent addition of the FE 100-400mm F4.5–5.6 GM … More>>

Can You Build A Hackintosh For Under $100?


By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Build a Hackintosh for less than $100? Turns out it's possible! Not only that, but it can be faster than a brand new 13-inch MacBook Pro with Touch Bar. Well, if you're on a budget and willing to hunt for a deal, it's possible by looking for a surplus sale at a … More>>

Will the Indominus Rex Return for Jurassic World 2?

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) One of the central sticking points of Jurassic World was whether audiences would accept the Indominus Rex hybrid creature for the film. When the news was unofficially revealed, there was some fan backlash — from me as well — but thankfully Colin Trevorrow … More>>

Getting Started With Media 100 – Part 14: ClipFX Parameter


A new Media 100 tutorial By Kevin P. McAuliffe (doddleNEWS) In a previous lesson, in our look at Media 100, we continued our discussion of the Edit Suite panel, and jumped ahead a little, and talked about the TimeFX parameters (click here for the tutorial), to adjust the speed of clips in your … More>>

Friday’s Funny: Aliens Edition

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By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) With Alien: Covenant opening, it's perfectly appropriate to post up some hilarious Aliens videos for Friday's Funny Feature. Have a great weekend! First up is Nuthin' But An Alien, a musical parody from our friends a … More>>

Rumor: Apple To Reveal A New Notebook Refresh At WWDC

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Recently, Tim Cook uttered a Mea Culpa for the Mac Pro 'Trashcan,' and Apple promised a new Modular Mac sometime in the future. The company is now believed to be working on another notebook refresh, which will be announced at the annual Worldwide Developer's … More>>

Here’s How God Particle Became Cloverfield 3


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Last year, fans of the original Cloverfield were surprised to learn that spec script The Cellar was actually a sequel called 10 Cloverfield Lane. The fact that J.J. Abrams and Bad Robot were able to keep that a secret was a complete shock. The third film, … More>>

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