November 2013


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Phantom Flex4K Q&A with AbelCine’s Moe Shore


In this interview, Moe Shore, Director of Advanced Imaging at AbelCine, discusses the new Phantom Flex4K from Vision Research and the unique aspects of the camera.

Q:  Phantom cameras are known for their outstanding image quality and breathtaking slow motion imagery. What are the standout features that make the Phantom Flex4K unique?

A: The most obvious distinguishing feature of the new Phantom is that it captures high-speed at true 4K resolution. The images contain a level of detail that is readily apparent even when seen in HD. By oversampling, you can simply see more, no matter how you are viewing the output. This was clear to us on the first shots created with the camera in April 2013. Another exciting performance characteristic is how little noise there is in the image. Some of the early beta testers are saying that the Flex4K is among the cleanest, quietest digital cinema cameras they have seen. So, image quality and, of course, high-speed up to 1,000 fps in 4K make for a very compelling advance in the art of cinematography. 

There is also a new choice of recording RAW or compressed. The compressed option will mean smaller files and longer record times, which will be very attractive for expanded use in television and web delivery.  


Q: Are there other new accessories available with the Flex4K?
A: Vision Research has developed a new OLED viewfinder, which has 1080p resolution. It has very good dynamic range and will make viewing and focusing easier than ever. AbelCine manufactures a new, stronger riser plate. We’ve also designed a significantly updated remote control unit, the PCU2, which is smaller and lighter and capable of wireless operation.

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Taking Production Equipment to the Next Level


Need the hottest equipment? One of our earliest ProHUB adopters, Barbara Holler, is the girl to get the job done. Learn what Barbara Holler is thankful for, along with learning what a trailblazer she's truly been in this industry.

Q: What is it you’re most thankful for when it comes to your line of work?
That I continue to be granted the opportunity to sell equipment to many repeat clients and new clients each week and all the great friends I’ve had made in this journey...from clients to competitors, they have all taught me something and been very kind to me.

Q: What was it about the production industry that inspired you to create a career from it?
It has given me the ability to utilize both my creative and my technical aptitudes and not get stuck in a box. This industry attracts a large diversity of amazing people that I get to meet and do business with. I also like that I could help someone succeed in their business by getting them the right equipment at a good price. 

Q: What piece of advice were you given when you first started in the industry that you still follow to this day?
If you did the right thing by others and maintain your integrity, the progress may be slow - but it is a strong foundation. 

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Catching up with Boland

Learn About Boland's Products & Hot Client List!

Q: Who is your typical clientele ordering Boland products?
From production to post, and broadcast to film, we have worked with a lot of cool clients: Sony Pictures, Warner Brothers, FOX, ESPN, CNN, MTV, Universal Studios, NEP, GameCreek, NBA, Wheel of Fortune (Vanna's letters), Dr Phil, American Idol, House of Cards, Disney, United States Presidents, Pentagon, US Air Force, Smithsonian, etc.

Q: What is something about Boland that most people don’t know?  
A: We build lots and lots of custom models!  Need dual DVI or VGA inputs?  Touchscreen capabilities? Monitors with no buttons on the front?  How about a uniquely colored bezel?  Just let us know :-)

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