The Purple Fringe
By The Purple Fringe
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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;amp;quot;high-end of low-end&amp;amp;quot; production or how to get quality results without using very expensive gear.
||ExplicitEpisode 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.||29 1 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 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.||20 12 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 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”. Followup DJI Mavic DOES have the option to get it in a kit with a backpack.||21 10 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 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. Image courtesy of GoPro. NEWS DJI Mavic Pro Notes: Small drone (only 743 .||8 10 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 013 – News Extravaganza||A lot of news to catch up on! We also go through a few listener questions on video cameras and depth of field. NEWS DJI Launches Smartphone Camera Stabilization Gimbal ‘Osmo Mobile’ Notes: Basically the normal osmo,||22 9 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 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. NEWS Nikon Unveils the Pinnacle of Portrait Primes: the 105mm f/1.||18 9 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 011 – Sony PXW-Z150||After a bit of time off the air (due to lots of work and a few personal video projects) we’re back to chat about the news in the world of Digital Media Production. We also go in depth with Sony’s new PXW-Z150 video camera.||3 8 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 010 – Chris buys a new toy: the Sony PXW-FS5||We made it to 10 episodes! Today we chat about Chris’ new purchase: the Sony PXW-FS5 camera. A super 35mm, interchangeable lens, 4K lightweight video camera. NEWS Adobe releases more details about their work to allow users to uninstall QuickTime 7 Qui||3 6 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 009 – The stock discussion||This week after the news we chat about stock. Stock images, stock music, stock video, after effects templates and more. We focus in on a couple of stock provides that we’ve used in the past in VideoBlocks and Digital Juice.||20 5 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEpisode 008 – Gimbals for Everyone||It’s been a slower couple of weeks now that NAB has finished, but we catch up on a few developments that didn’t get a much coverage as the big announcements. We also have a more detailed discussion on the Zoom H6 audio recorder.||5 5 2016||Free||View in iTunes|