Chris and Jonathan both have more than a decade each of experience working and teaching in the field of digital media production. The Purple Fringe discusses current industry news as well as taking a deep-dive each episode into an aspect of digital media production. We explore video, photography, audio, information technology and supporting infrastructure. The show focuses on the &amp;quot;high-end of low-end&amp;quot; production or how to get quality results without using very expensive gear.
Episode 017 – Episode 17 for 2017
Back in the saddle for 2017: we chat about the early year announcements from CES. Big things are on the horizon from Panasonic as well as Fuji and Rode and new standards are coming down the pipeline in the form of HDMI 2.1 and HDR on Youtube. NEWS New Panasonic GH5 Specs Panasonic Lumix DC-GX850 […]
Episode 016 – 2016 Wrap & Rode Newsshooter
Today Chris and Jonathan chat about the big developments in the world of digital media production over the course of 2016. We also try out the new Rode Newsshooter kits coupled with the Rode Reporter microphone. 2016 Wrap-Up 4K Mirrorless/smaller cameras Computing power Stabilisation & Gimbals Sigma lenses Stock Quick Look Rode Newshooter and […]
Episode 015 – Little Cameras. Big Images.
We chat about a variety of new small form-factor cameras that have been announced recently and take a look back at some older gear in our new segment “Old but good”.
Episode 014 – Photokina
A bit late on this on due to server issues! Photokina. Holy crap! So much news from the photography industry. Today we chat about some of the highlights to come out of the event.
Episode 013 – News Extravaganza
A lot of news to catch up on! We also go through a few listner questions on video cameras and depth of field.
Episode 012 – The Commoditization of Photography
Chris has been overseas for a couple of weeks, so we’ve got a ton of news to catch up on. We also chat about the commoditization of photography.