ARC is Ready for NAB 2015, Are You?

We will be showcasing the Latest Broadcast and Video Equipment From‪ Canon‬, ‪‎Sony‬, ‪‎Arri‬, ‪Atomos‬, ‪Litepanels‬ and More at the 2015 NAB Show April 13-16th. Visit us at booth C1321 in the Central Hall, for an inside look at the hottest cameras, lenses, tripods, monitors, lighting, and video accessories; Enter Adorama’s NAB 2015 Great Giveaway Sweepstakes […]

New Metabones Canon EF to BMPCC Speed Boosters Now Available

Like the name indicates, these Speed Boosters allow you to use EF lenses on the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera. “The Canon EF to BMPCC Speed BoosterTM  adapters [are] designed exclusively for the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera (BMPCC). Note that this new 0.58x Speed Booster will only attach to BMPCC equipped with a Micro-4/3 mount.  They cannot be […]

Major New Updates from Blackmagic Design

Blackmagic Camera Update 1.8 is now available for download free of charge and updates all Blackmagic Design cameras including the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera (BMPCC), the 2.5K Blackmagic Cinema Camera (BCC) and the Blackmagic Production Camera 4K (BPC). This update is based on a completely new code base bringing these cameras’ user interfaces (UI) into line with that of the recently announced Blackmagic URSA. Other features included […]

NAB Show 2014 Hightlights with AdoramaTV

As the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Show 2014 comes to a close we’d like to share some of the highlights of this year’s conference. ***Retracted***   Next we have the Blackmagic URSA EF and PL which has “answered every [filmmaker’s] wishes and dreams” with some amazing new features. Also from Blackmagic is their new Studio […]

4K for 3K: Blackmagic Does It Again!

Blackmagic Design announced that they will finally start shipping the 4K Production Camera that debuted six months ago. But in what seems to be a Blackmagic tradition the price has been dropped by a thousand dollars! For those of us who remember Red‘s long forgotten promise of 3K for 3K this is a really special day! […]

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera gets RAW

One of the most anticipated features of one of the most exciting new cameras has finally arrived! Balckmagic Design has finally released Blackmagic Camera Utility 1.5, a firmware update that adds the CinemaDNG RAW recording option to the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera. The new lossless format will work with Davinci as well as Adobe Camera […]

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera Sun Spot Issue Fixed

We here at the ARCblog are really impressed with the cameras that Blackmagic Design has been rolling out! Both the Cinema Camera and the new Pocket Cinema Camera are capable of creating such amazing images. Even so, these are still v. 1 cameras that have some quirks. While we were putting the Pocket Cinema Camera […]

BMPCC: Exclusive Footage

A couple of weeks ago we mentioned that ARCblog had gotten it’s hands on the much anticipated Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera.  Well, we now would like to share with you some of the footage we got from this camera.  I had the pleasure of joining my co-worker Claude B. to review the footage he shot […]