LG announced its new Digital Cinema 4K monitor last week. The monitor offers true 4K resolution at 4096 x 2160 resolution (compared to 3840 x 2160 common among UHD 4K TVs and monitors). It is a 31″ display with a wide 17:9 widescreen aspect ratio. [Read more...]
Atomos has dropped the price on the Samurai Blade down to $995. That’s a $300 price drop from the old $1295 price point.
The Samurai Blade is a 5″ SDI monitor and recorder. It features a 720p IPS display with capacitive touch screen controls. It offers ProRes and DNxHD encoding and playback; and also features waveform, false color and focus peaking.
An included docking station for 2.5″ HDDs and SSDs connects to your computer via USB 3.0 or 2.0 ports. Check it out here at B&H Photo.
4K monitors continue to trickle out as computers and graphics cards come out with better support for these higher resolution displays. Philips’ new 28-inch 4K monitor just became available.
The Philips 288P6LJEB 4K monitor displays a 3840 x 2160 image at 60hz refresh rate with a 1ms response time. It is equipped with HDMI, DisplayPort, Dual-link DVI and VGA SmartConnect ports. Additionally, it features 2 USB 2.0 and 2 USB 3.0 ports for expandability. An integrated MHL port allows you to connect compatible phones and tablets directly to the monitor to mirror content to the display while charging the device at the same time.
The Philips 28″ 4K display retails for $799; however, it is already available at a sale price of $599.99 on Amazon.com.
B&H has a massive price drop on the HP DreamColor LP2480zx 24″ IPS LED Backlit monitor for $
1299 [now $999] (was $2299). HP is still selling these direct for almost $2900. This is the monitor that Shane Hurlbut has been raving about for years. Check it out here at B&H Photo.
X-Rite is offer three free webinars in October.
On Tuesday, October 2 at 10AM and 1PM EDT, X-Rite will show Professional Monitor Calibration for Still & Video. You can register for this free webinar via the links below.
- To register for this webinar at 10:00 AM EDT, visit: https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/569312338
- To register for this webinar at 1:00 PM EDT, visit: https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/653410146
On Thursday, October 4 at 11AM and 3PM EDT, X-Rite will offer Simply Amazing Color, Take control of your monitor, printer and camera!. You can register for this one with the following links:
- To register for this webinar at 11:00 AM, visit: https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/360688330
- To register for this webinar at 3:00 PM, visit: https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/120053522
On Thursday, October 18 at 11AM and 1PM EDT, X-Rite will show Enhancements for Creating Beautiful Portraits with Photoshop CS6. You can register for this free webinar at the following links: