In the hustle and bustle of NAB 2015 a couple weeks ago, I missed a few things like Datacolor’s release of its next generation of Spyder monitor calibration tools. Spyder5 is available in three versions: EXPRESS, PRO, and ELITE and priced at $129, $189 and $279, respectively. [Read more…]
B&H has the NEC PA242 24″ Professional Wide Gamut LED monitor for $679 (reg. $1049) through March 31, 2015 with free expedited shipping. The PA241 offers 100% coverage of sRGB color space, 99.3% coverage of Adobe RGB color space and 94.8% coverage of the NTSC color space. Check it out here at B&H Photo.
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.