Gareth Edwards Talks About the Extensive Rogue One Reshoots


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) There have been a lot of rumors about the Rogue One: A Star Wars Story reshoots. We know that they were extensive and took eight weeks to complete, and it was recently revealed that Tony Gilroy made quite a bit of money off of the reshoots, along with getting a … [Read more...]

Is Simon Pegg Writing Star Trek 4?


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Star Trek Beyond, while critically loved, didn't do so well in theaters. With a budget of $185 million, it took in only $343.5 million worldwide, meaning that while not a disaster, it did take a punch at the box office. This has fueled speculation about the fate … [Read more...]

doddleREVIEWS: RØDE Stereo VideoMic Pro With Rycote


By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) As a Dad, one of the things that I do is record my son's marching and concert band performances so their director can use them as a teaching aid. With audio being half the equation, having a good external mic to get the best sound you can is equally as important as … [Read more...]

A Geek’s Reaction to the Spider-Man: Homecoming Trailer


Finally! The Spider-Man: Homecoming trailer drops! By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) One of the most exciting deals in filmmaking history in the past few years has to be the one between Marvel Studios and Sony Pictures Entertainment to bring Spider-Man to the Marvel Cinematic Universe. If you … [Read more...]

Friday’s Funny: How The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Should Have Ended


Update: With the Spider-Man: Homecoming trailer dropping, I thought it would be a good reminder why Marvel and Sony rebooted the Andrew Garfield films. By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) It seems a lot of fans and critics weren't happy with The Amazing Spider-Man 2, and even star Andrew Garfield … [Read more...]

mocha Pro 5.2 Streamlines With New Release


By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Sometimes when you put out a new version of your software, you do it not because you're innovating, but because you're doing housekeeping in order to pave the way for new features. mocha Pro 5.2 does just that, with overall workflow improvements and some additional … [Read more...]

Is Virtual Reality Already Failure?

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) When Virtual Reality headsets finally hit the stores, such as the Oculus Rift, Samsung Gear VR and others, there was one brand noticeably missing... Apple. And maybe that's because Cupertino knew something we all didn't... that VR, like 3D before it, is a fad, and … [Read more...]

Apple In Talks For Early Access To Hollywood Movies On iTunes


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) I love watching films in the theater. Call me old school, but there is something about heading out to the nearby cinema, sitting down with overpriced popcorn and beer (or soda) just to watch what new films Hollywood has to offer. On the flip side, I live in Canada, … [Read more...]

AMD Announces Largest Software Update In Its History

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By Larry Jordan (doddleNEWS) This morning AMD announced major updates to its Radeon software, which is the engine behind all AMD graphics processor cards and chips, with a focus on new technology to support gamers and Virtual Reality (VR). AMD describes their latest release as “enabling … [Read more...]

Griffin Hammond Compares iPhone 7 Camera To The 6S


By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Those hoping for a new iPhone 7 this holiday so they can up their mobile filmmaking game may want to take a look at Griffin Hammond's side by side comparison with the iPhone 6S. In Germany for Photokina, Hammond tested both and highlights some pretty noticeable … [Read more...]

New Footage of Sony FS II Out of New York


By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) On its face, there's not really much difference between the Sony FS7 and its newer cousin, the FS7 II. Both use the same 4K Super 35mm sensor, along with the Sony F5 and F55. It's been Sony's stalwart sensor since 2012. But it has legs, there's no denying that, and … [Read more...]

First Trailer: Baywatch Starring Dwayne Johnson and Zac Efron

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson looks set to further flex his comedic muscle in the upcoming R-rated blockbuster Baywatch. Here's the trailer for the big-screen, comedy version of Baywatch: The original small screen … [Read more...]

GoPro Remo Amplifies Voice Commands


By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) GoPro is continuing to improve voice command functions of the HERO5 and HERO5 Session with their new Remo remote control, a waterproof, voice-activated remote that extends the HERO5's voice control range. … [Read more...]

First Look At Spider-Man: Homecoming With A Trailer Tease


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) It has been a cornucopia of trailers the past week, and we're not done yet! This year's Captain America: Civil War saw the reveal of Tom Holland as the new Spider-Man, but we've yet to see him in action in his solo film. We knew that a new Spider-Man: Homecoming … [Read more...]

Doctor Who’s Peter Capaldi Unsure About Staying On

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) As we get close to the Doctor Who Christmas Special "The Return of Doctor Mysterio," the talk that 12th Doctor Peter Capaldi is considering leaving goes unabated. Even though Capaldi has said he's been asked to stay on, we've also heard that the BBC wants a clean … [Read more...]

Inhumans TV Series: Marvel and ABC Hire Iron Fist Producer


By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Marvel TV has enlisted Scott Buck, showrunner on the upcoming Netflix show Iron Fist, to steer their new ABC drama Inhumans. Writer/producer Buck, who learned his craft on hit shows such as  Dexter, Six Feet Under, and Rome, has clearly impressed the studio with … [Read more...]