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Panasonic DMW-YAGH transforms GH4 camera into 4K broadcast tool

Panasonic DMW-YAGH transforms GH4 camera into 4K broadcast tool

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It's not often we write about broadcast equipment, but there was something about the Panasonic DMW-YAGH that made us stand up and pay attention. For this accessory, when paired with the forthcoming Lumix GH4 compact system camera, enables uncompressed... >>

Sony FDR-AX100E: We go hands-on with the 4K HandyCam that could change TV forever

Sony FDR-AX100E: We go hands-on with the 4K HandyCam that could change TV forever

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Sony has been at the forefront of prosumer camcorders for a while. We've known many a lower-budget TV show to use a three-chip VX1000 in the past and, more recently, Full HD and, even, 4K equivalents. Now it's about to shake up the industry again, with... >>

Sony at CES 2014: Xperia Z1 Compact, PlayStation Now, TV Base Speaker, UHD TVs and 4K cameras

Sony at CES 2014: Xperia Z1 Compact, PlayStation Now, TV Base Speaker, UHD TVs and 4K cameras

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CES 2014 has seen lots of news when it comes to 4K TVs, but most smartphones have been saved for MWC in February. Sony, on the other hand, revealed its smaller Xperia Z1 Compact, a host of cameras, 4K TVs and a new PlayStation Now online platform. Here's... >>

JVC Everio camcorder series now offers four 'oops-proof' models

JVC Everio camcorder series now offers four 'oops-proof' models

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JVC Kenwood has four new cameras in its Quad-Proof Everio series: the GZ-RX115, GZ-RX110, GZ-R15 and GZ-R10. JVC's Quad-Proof technology is also featured in its ADIXXION series of action cameras. It allows film-makers and photographers to shoot without... >>

Sony launches six new Handycam models, CX900E carries the flag

Sony launches six new Handycam models, CX900E carries the flag

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Sony has refreshed its camcorder line-up with six new models announced at CES 2014 in Las Vegas. The flagship model is the CX900E, which comes with a 1-inch type Exmor R CMOS sensor and a Zeiss lens, offering 12x optical zoom. The CX900E offers a range... >>

Sony Action Cam AS100VR offers 50Mbps capture, live streaming

Sony Action Cam AS100VR offers 50Mbps capture, live streaming

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Sony has announced a new Action Cam at CES 2014 in Las Vegas. Known as the AS100VR, the new model offers everything you need to capture action on the move. The Action Cam AS100VR is a wearable camera that is claimed to offer more advanced SteadyShot image... >>

Sony announces 4K camcorder for the home, priced at only $2,000

Sony announces 4K camcorder for the home, priced at only $2,000

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Recording 4K has been reserved for pros in recent years, but Sony wants to put it in the hands of home film-makers. The company has announced the AX100 camcorder at CES 2014, its first compact 4K handcam that records at a 3840x2160 resolution with help... >>

Panasonic W850 hands-on: Camcorder adds second camera for 'video selfies' in bid to stay relevant

Panasonic W850 hands-on: Camcorder adds second camera for 'video selfies' in bid to stay relevant

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It's no secret that camcorders are having a tough time in the market. They just don't sell as much as they used to because of a shift in trends. Panasonic has tried to get creative with the latest HC-W850 camcorder by adding a second lens and sensor to... >>

Canon announces Legria mini X, HF R56 and R506 camcorders

Canon announces Legria mini X, HF R56 and R506 camcorders

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While CES rumbles on, it's business as usual for the Canon camcorder department, which has announced three new models today, the Legria mini X, Legria HF R56 and Legria HF R506. Ask any product manager about this sort of device, and they might well look... >>

Canon Legria mini hands-on and sample video: The social camcorder

Canon Legria mini hands-on and sample video: The social camcorder

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Canon recently announced the Legria mini, a device you might have missed, not only because of its compact nature but also because it seems to be a throwback to a category of devices we've all but forgotten. The Canon Legria mini is a pocket camcorder,... >>