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Blackmagic Design Introduces the URSA Cine 12K Camera

At the 2024 NAB Show, Blackmagic Design introduced the URSA Cine 12K camera. Here’s an overview of what the camera can do and the audience it is designed for.

Larry Jordan’s Thoughts on Teaching – The “TV Matters” Interview

Last week, Misha Tenenbaum, host of “TV Matters” interviewed me about my teaching practices, philosophy and thoughts on what makes a successful teacher. I really enjoyed the depth of his questions and the chance to share what I’ve learned over my career.

Industry Leaders Reflect on “The Creator Economy”

At heart, all of us are creators and we’ve been creating for a long time. A key theme at the 2024 NAB show is called the “Creator Economy.” This compilation of key industry leaders discusses the “Creator Economy” and how it impacts traditional media.

Transcript: Industry Leaders Reflect on “The Creator Economy”

One of the themes at this year’s NAB is the “Creator Economy.” One of the things I wanted to find out during my interviews is what is the “Creator Economy” and how is it impacting traditional media? This is a transcript of my interviews.

Transcript: What Are the Key Trends Media Industry Leaders Are Watching?

NAB is a celebration of technology. It’s a celebration of what’s happening right now. But for every one of the companies that exhibits here, it’s also a chance to explore what’s coming in the future. One of the questions I asked as I was interviewing key vendors at the 2024 NAB Show was what are some of the trends that they’re paying attention?

What Are the Key Trends Media Industry Leaders Are Watching?

NAB is a celebration of technology. It’s a celebration of what’s happening right now. But for every one of the companies that exhibits here, it’s also a chance to explore what’s coming in the future. One of the questions I asked as I was interviewing key vendors at the 2024 NAB Show was what are some of the trends that they’re paying attention?

New Features in Adobe Premiere Pro v24.3

Adobe released a new version of Premiere Pro (v24.3) at the 2024 NAB Show last week. Here’s what’s new, along with a list of all their bug fixes.

Review: LEWITT RAY Microphone, with AURA Technology

The Lewitt Ray microphone, with Aura technology, is a well-designed, well-built, good-sounding mic that has a sound worthy of its price. The Aura technology works and, for some, will be a valuable mixing assistant. Here’s Larry Jordan’s review.

Transcript: Industry Leaders Discuss the Impact of AI on Media

AI is having a dramatic impact on media. Larry Jordan interviews key industry leaders at the 2024 NAB Show to learn their opinions on the impact of AI and machine learning. Their answers ranged from fear to hope. Here’s a transcript of the video.

Industry Leaders Discuss Impact of AI on Media

AI is having a dramatic impact on media. Larry Jordan interviews key industry leaders at the 2024 NAB Show to learn their opinions on the impact of AI and machine learning. Their answers ranged from fear to hope.

Behind-the-Scenes: How We Shot Interviews at the 2024 NAB Show

Here’s a behind-the-scenes look at how we shot interviews at the 2024 NAB Show. This includes gear, people and process.

Studio Technologies at NAB 2024

This is a video interview with Gordon Kapes, President of Studio Technologies. Studio Technologies makes custom audio gear, like language interpreter systems. Here he describes the company and introduces its newest products, plus their support for Dante & ST2110 audio over IP.

Portabrace at NAB 2024

This is a video interview with Gregg Haythorn, President & Owner of Portabrace. They make protective cases for field production gear – cameras, lenses, monitors and more. Gregg presents their latest products and explains what makes Portabrace different.

Pliant Technologies at NAB 2024

This is a video interview with Matthew Lott, Regional Sales Manager for Pliant Technologies. Pliant makes intercom systems for live events, and introduced several new products at NAB. Matthew also discussed picking an intercom system in today’s crowded wireless spectrum.

Miller Camera Support at NAB 2024

This is a video interview with Mark Clementson, Managing Director of Miller Camera Support. In this, he showcases their latest tripod fluid head, illustrates a new “high-rise” monopod and discusses how to pick a tripod.

JVC Cameras at NAB 2024

This is a video interview with Edgar Shane, General Manager of Engineering, Professional Video Media Services, for JVC. In this interview, he discusses JVC’s camera heritage, their new PTZ cameras and the role AI plays in their products.

DPA Microphones at NAB 2024

This is a video interview with Vincent Gabriel Antonini, Business Development Manager for DPA Microphones. Gabriel presents their latest product: a rugged windscreen for very small mics, plus an analysis of audio trends affecting microphone development.

Canon at NAB 2024

This is a video interview with Peter Marr, Manager of Education, Field & Sales Support for Canon. Here he presents Canon’s announcements for NAB, discusses Canon color science and suggests tips on picking the right camera for your project.

Matthews Studio Equipment at NAB 2024

In this video interview with Martin Torner, Content Director for Matthew Studio Equipment, Martin explains what grip equipment is, the latest release from Matthews and how to choose the right gear for your truck.

Zeiss Lenses at NAB 2024

This is a video interview of Tony Wisniewski, Senior Marketing Manager for Zeiss. Here he showcases their latest lenses, along with explaining what you should look for when choosing or renting a cinema camera lens.