Red Shark

RedShark is a multiplatform online publication for anyone with an interest in moving image technology and craft.
  1. Hasselblad’s new HD6-400c: a 400 megapixel multi-shot beast

    The new Hasselblad HD6-400c: for those times when only 400MP will do

    Hasselblad has followed up the Multi-Shot version of its H5D camera a few years ago with a new version of its H6D that will  produce a mammoth 16-bit, 400 megapixel, 23200 x 17400 TIFF file.

    • Hasselblad
    • Hasselblad H5D
    • Hasselblad H6D
    • Hasselblad HD6400c
    • multi shot
    • The tech wizardry involved in restoring lost television

      A still from some of the surviving footage of the duo's early era

      It doesn’t matter if you don’t necessairily know the names of the act involved, the BBC’s work in restoring some lost footage of the comedy duo Morecambe & Wise is video science at its most extreme cutting edge.

      • restoration
      • BBC
      • Xray tomography
      • restoration technique
      • BBC R&D
      • How to turn your timelapse into a masterpiece

        LRTimelapse provides some powerful tools to work with timelapse images

        In our latest mini tutorial video, Simon Chmiewliski from Onbrand Films shows us how to deal with RAW timelapse footage.

        • timelapse
        • Tutorial
        • LRtimelapse
        • lightroom
        • We should now start taking 8K very seriously

           The Sharp 70in LC-70X500: destined to be the first commercially available 8K TV on release in a couple of months

          This time last year, 8K seemed like a small, dull glow on the horizon. Now it's beginning to look like a sunrise.

          • 8K
          • 8K production
          • Tokyo 2020
          • Shooting The Expanse on Cooke 5/i Primes

            Hard edged without being clinical: The Expanse has a unique look

            We don’t often feature manufacturer-supplied case studies on this site, but given the collision of two of our favourite subject matters — compelling small screen science-fiction and lenses — this one made the cut. Read on.

            • The Expanse
            • Cooke Lenses
            • Cooke 5/i Primes
            • CES 2018: essential releases, trends & more

              The new AF-S NIKKOR 180-400mm f/4E TC1.4 FL ED VR: first release in an important year for Nikon

              CES never disappoints. And for our segment of the industry, CES sets challenges annually. This 2018 show was no exception.

              • CES
              • CES 2018
              • Nikkor
              • panasonic
              • Panasonic GH5S
              • 8K television
              • DJI
              • LaCie
              • Sony
              • NewTek converters and cameras learn new tricks

                NewTek converters and cameras learn new tricks

                NewTek has announced some interesting new features for its Connect Spark converters and the NewTek NDI PTZ camera.

                • Newtek
                • Connect Spark
                • NDI
                • NDI Multicast
                • The 4K spy in the sky

                  It's not all NASA & Space X: the satellite was launched by the ISRO from the Sriharikota rocket launch center in southeast India

                  It's either a great leap forward that will be an invaluable resource to future generations or the start of a dystopian surveillance nightmare: either way the launch of Earth-i’s prototype satellite promises 4K footage from space.

                  • Satellite
                  • space photography
                  • 4K satellite
                  • Earthi
                  • Vividi
                  • How to ensure plenty of 8K content: use AI to upscale it

                    Uprezzing is going to be a crucial part of plugging the 8K content gap

                    AI was a big theme of CES this year, with Samsung’s use of it to power the upscaling of lower res content to drive its new 8K screens particularly impressive.

                    • Samsung
                    • 8K
                    • AI
                    • Content Gap
                    • Upscaling
                    • voice recognition
                    • How to set up the Syrp Genie and Genie Mini [video]

                      How to set up the Genie and Genie Mini in a matter of seconds...

                      We're kicking off a new series of mini video tutorials with this one on how to set up the compact Syrp Genie and Genie Mini motion controllers with your camera.

                      • Syrp
                      • Genie
                      • Genie Mini
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