RED IPP2 Workflows


By Kevin P McAuliffe (doddleNEWS) In this article, I’m going to get in and scratch the surface of RED’s new IPP2 workflow. The first thing that’s important to understand, especially if you’re new to RED’s cameras, is what exactly does IPP stand for? IPP is RED’s Image Processing … [Read more...]

SIGGRAPH 2017: AMD, Maxon, HP and Others Take Center Stage


By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) SIGGRAPH. It's the NAB for computer and visual effects geeks. It's the multi-day confab that deep dives into the minutiae of what truly makes digital tools tick. And though this isn't everything we've heard about, there's a lot of news to be had. The first … [Read more...]


Image Credit: Marques Brownlee

By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) When RED announced their new HYDROGEN ONE Android mobile device, we didn't hear a lot of details except for the amazing holographic 4-view screen. And even then, we'll have to wait next year to see the stunning view. But that's not stopping RED from showing off the … [Read more...]

RED RAVEN Camera Package Now Available Through The Apple Store


By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) If you don't have a RED dealer near you and are looking to get your hands on a RED rig, you no need to look no further than the mall. That's because RED has just announced that the RED RAVEN 4.5K Cinema Camera Kit is available exclusively through select Apple retail … [Read more...]

From The Archives: Discovery’s Shark Week Gets Panned For Phony Docs


2017 Update: As a sort of backlash grows over the CGI shark beating Michael Phelps in a race, we look back to August 15, 2014 when our we covered Discovery getting heat for 'fake docs' during Shark Week. Be sure to read this one from 2015, with top brass promising no more fake docs. While the … [Read more...]

The BuZZ Podcast: Cloud Storage, RED HYRDROGEN, and SAG / AFTRA


By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) Last week on The BuZZ Podcast: The benefits and the limitations of Cloud Storage from a variety of perspectives. As well, we have breaking news from RED, SAG/AFTRA, Writers Guild, Adobe and more. Join host Larry Jordan as he talks with Tom Coughlin, Rohan Vora, … [Read more...]

RED’s Jim Jannard Offers Details On HYDROGEN Display


By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Yesterday, when RED pulled the veil off their latest smartphone product, named HYDROGEN, the lack of details didn't stop users from smashing the REDUSER Forums in order  to learn more and preorder their very own copy. Speaking on the forums, which is now his portal … [Read more...]

With HYDROGEN, RED Dives into the Deep End of VR


By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) While everyone is raving about how virtual reality goggles changing the way we view the world, RED declared, "What if we don't need VR glasses at all?!" And with that, Jim Jannard and his team introduced HYDROGEN, their modular hologram smartphone. … [Read more...]

RED Promising A Major Announcement On July 6


Update: Just a reminder that tomorrow, July 6, RED will unveil their new product! Stay tuned to doddleNEWS for full coverage! By Heath McKnight (doddleNEWS) Our own James DeRuvo messaged me earlier about a RED announcement on Thursday July 6 at 9 am Pacific, and it's "a new product category," … [Read more...]

FilmConvert Releases RED DRAGON and IPP2 Camera Profile


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) RED is one of the dominant camera manufacturers in Hollywood today. A few months ago, the company released their new IPP2 image pipeline workflow, which covered changes to the firmware, wiring options, and the software. Effectively, they were future proofing the … [Read more...]

VidCon 2017: Google VR180, Cameras, Drones, and More


By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Walking through the halls of the Anaheim Convention Center in California to cover my first VidCon, the official fan fest for online content creators and their fans, I was immediately struck by its dichotomy. It's essentially NAB meets Comic-Con, with a fan floor, and … [Read more...]

Cine Gear 2017 Preview: RED, Panasonic, and More

Panasonic Compact Cinema Camera

By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Next week is the summer kick-off, and with it comes Cine Gear, and with RED putting their eggs in the local basket and headlining the four day event at Paramount Studios, it could become the new must attend professional gear conference. … [Read 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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

8K RED WEAPON Used For Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2

Image: Chuck Zlotnick (c) Marvel

By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) If you ask Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 director James Gunn what his motivation was to make the Quillian epic, he'll tell you it's all about creating memories for the next generation. And as some fans and critics call the Guardians series the new Star … [Read more...]

NAB 2017 Preview: Blackmagic, Sony, Canon, Drones, VR, and More


By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) With just over ten days to go before we all travel it to Sin City for NAB 2017, it's time to take a peak over the horizon to speculate what may be coming at the annual professional film and TV confab. What can we expect? What are we going to miss? What will be the … [Read more...]