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Are you Netflix 4K ready?

Netflix only started in 1997 and this year they plan to spend over $6,000,000,000 on original production.  YES that’s $6 Billion!

Published: 28th June 2017

Panasonic launches EVA1

Panasonic previews compact 5.7K Super 35mm cinema camera

Published: 3rd June 2017

Panasonic tease with the announcement of a new Mystery Cine Camera

To be revealed at Cine Gear Expo (2nd June)

Published: 25th April 2017

Richard Payne on the GH5 - Behind the Headlines

GH5 - Behind the Headlines  

Published: 18th January 2017

Panasonic resets cinematographic boundaries with the LUMIX GH5

 Panasonic once again pushes photographic and cinematographic boundaries with the LUMIX GH5

Published: 4th January 2017

Panasonic AG-AC30 - first look video

The AG-AC30 joins the Panasonic AVCCAM HD camcorder line-up.

Published: 19th July 2016

What is the Panasonic GH4R?

The GH4R is an upgraded version of the original GH4. It adds two invaluable professional features to the GH4: unlimited recording time and V-Log L dynamic range.

Published: 26th October 2015

Panasonic out in strength at IBC

Panasonic out in strength at IBC 2015

Published: 14th September 2015

DVX200 Reviews Round-up

DVX-200 Reviews Round-up

Published: 3rd September 2015

The Panasonic LUMIX DMC-GH4R

The Panasonic LUMIX DMC-GH4R: The ultimate photo/video hybrid just got better With updated V-Log L Compatibility, the LUMIX DMC-GH4 continues to push the boundaries of photography and videography

Published: 31st August 2015

DVX200, the first 72 hours

Richard Payne reviews the new Panasonic AG-DVX200

Published: 12th July 2015

Panasonic's world first: 4K PTZ Camera

The professional video industry’s first integrated 4K PTZ camera, has been unveiled by Panasonic at INFOCOMM, in Orlando.

Published: 16th June 2015

Panasonic to release a new P2 shoulder-mount camera AJ-PX380

Panasonic release a new P2 shoulder mount camera AJ-PX380

Published: 16th April 2015

Panasonic launches 6 new cameras at NAB

Panasonic has expanded its camera range with the launch of 6 new cameras, NAB 2015 has seen the announcement of a handheld, shoulder-mount, action, box and two studio cameras. This has expanded Panasonics vast range of cameras even further and shows their commitment to 4K.

Published: 15th April 2015

4K for Free! Holdan reaches out to UltraHD producers

4K for Free! Holdan reaches out to UltraHD producers

Published: 22nd February 2015

Free firmware upgrade for AJ-PX270‏

The addition of the high-quality AVC-Intra Class200 codec* (10bit, 4:2:2, bitrate approx 200Mbps) enables visually lossless recording at twice the bit rate of AVC-Intra Class100, delivering studio master quality for recording network-level programming and archiving.

Published: 22nd January 2015

Panasonic's all-new range of 4K cameras

Panasonic 4K products

Published: 16th December 2014

New PTZ line-up from Panasonic

2 new PTZ cameras from Panasonic

Published: 30th November 2014

Holdan's Black Friday

Black Friday 2014

Published: 25th November 2014

Holdan to support Panasonic in VariCam launch

Long term Panasonic distributor Holdan has taken delivery of the newly launched 4K VariCam and will support the manufacturer’s launch in the UK.

Published: 18th November 2014

Whistle Stop Tour: IBC 2014

One rule: a single product from each manufacturer…

Published: 17th September 2014

Panasonic Introduces AJ-PX800 2/3

With Exceptional Picture Quality and Wireless Connectivity, Camcorder is Lightweight, Low Power ENG Tool

Published: 4th September 2014

Panasonic X1000 - UltraHD at 60fps

Panasonic is today launching the HC-X1000, its first prosumer camcorder capable of recording 4K 60p/50p video images on an SD card. Featuring a LEICA Dicomar Lens alongside a new BSI Sensor, and Crystal Engine Pro 4K, the HC-X1000 produces stunning, lifelike images in Ultra HD 4K resolution. In addition, the camcorder packs a wide variety of professional features and functions and a 20x optical zoom lens into an extremely compact body, enabling the most nimble and mobile shooting as the scene unfolds.

Published: 3rd September 2014

A Giant Step: Panasonic X1000 4K and UltraHD camcorder

Over the years, the industry has been turned upside down by the arrival of break-through digital camcorders. We can all make our own list of revolutionary, low cost cameras… Sony DCR-VX1000, Panasonic AF101, Canon 5D Mk2 etc.

Published: 2nd September 2014

Brighton local TV selects Panasonic

Brighton local TV selects Panasonic  

Published: 21st August 2014

Major Update for Panasonic's PX5000 Camcorder

Major Update for Panasonic's PX5000 Camcorder

Published: 29th June 2014

Grass Valley Announces EDIUS 7.3 with Panasonic GH4 4K support

Grass Valley has announced version 7.3 of its widely used EDIUS Pro and Elite multiformat nonlinear editing software. This new version boasts a host of new features to amplify productivity throughout the entire post production workflow, including I/O support for the Matrox MXO2 LE, MXO2 Rack, Mojito MAX and MXO2 Mini editing devices.

Published: 5th June 2014

Vegas with the GH4 - Richard's GH4 Blog Continues

Despite taking the GH4 into the desert and letting Philip Bloom loose with the camera on the Strip, we’ve brought our precious kit back in one piece.

Published: 21st April 2014

VariCam Surprises

More details have emerged at NAB about the new 14 stop VariCam that are making people sit up and pay close attention.

Published: 8th April 2014

New Panasonic Cameras and Switcher at NAB

Panasonic's VariCam will soon arrive in two new variants, the VariCam 35, Super-35mm 4K camera and the VariCam HS, high speed 2/3 type camera.

Published: 4th April 2014

Early days with the Panasonic GH4

I was trained on professional camcorders and if I’m doing a shoot I always take something like a Panasonic HPX250 – it’s familiar, easy to use and produces wonderful results. My DSLR shoots HD, but has always seemed unnatural to use for video. The controls are all in the wrong place, the settings are buried deep in menus, and the aliasing and moiré are simply nasty.

Published: 2nd April 2014

Panasonic awarded ITN camera contract

ITN has purchased a significant number of Panasonic ENG cameras and broadcast equipment as part of its High Definition upgrade project.

Published: 17th February 2014

Sunset and Vine upgrade broadcast camera stock

Sunset+Vine, an in-house production partner for BT Sport, is the first UK broadcast company to invest in the latest range of Panasonic ENG and handheld cameras.

Published: 17th February 2014

Holdan unveils new Panasonic camera studio solutions

With Holdan's new studio camera solutions, each camera operator can concentrate on framing and focusing every shot. The production desk is empowered to communicate with each operator, match signals from every camera and co-ordinate incoming and return signals.

Published: 3rd February 2014

BVE 2014 News: Panasonic to debut first AVC-Ultra Camcorders at BVE 2014

Featuring broadcast HD 4:2:2 codecs from 25 to 200Mb/s, Panasonic’s new microP2 10-bit camcorders will be shown for the first in the UK at BVE 2014. Demonstrated by European distributor Holdan, the AJ-PX270 and AJ-PX5000 bring together all the leading strands in television technology including proxy recording, wireless production, cloud integration, availability for studio or field use and adoption of new low-cost yet robust recording cards.

Published: 27th January 2014

Holdan tours, bringing 4K to the UK

As the distributor of leading manufacturers, Holdan will be showing a vast range of 4K and HD products at the forthcoming Autumn tour. The events taking place in London, Belfast and Leeds are free entry and will give visitors the chance to try out the latest production, post production and streaming equipment.

Published: 26th September 2013

microP2 Camcorder Support Grows to include HPX371

Panasonic is updating many of its P2 camcorders to work with microP2 cards via a low-cost adapter.

Published: 1st July 2013

HE HD Tour - Ravensbourne College: June 25th

See the latest broadcast TV and video technology at Holdan's 2013 HE HD Tour. It's a free roadshow event that's visiting campuses around the country.

Published: 6th June 2013

HE HD Tour - Stratford-upon-Avon College: June 20th

See the latest broadcast TV and video technology at Holdan's 2013 HE HD Tour. It's a free roadshow event that's visiting campuses around the country.

Published: 6th June 2013

HE HD Tour - University of Huddersfield: June 18th

See the latest broadcast TV and video technology at Holdan's 2013 HE HD Tour. Get hands on the very latest professional equipment and speak with the industry’s leading experts about new technology, new workflows and new trends in the media.

Published: 5th June 2013