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Lil Miquela: Signed CGI characters are now an actual thing

Lil Miquela is the first fully CGI character to be signed to a talent agency. You might want to sit back in...

16K UHD – This is why ultra high resolution video is important

Ultra high resolution video always sparks 'robust' debate, and usually with a 50/50 split as to who supports them, and who doesn't....

Chiplets spell the return of Moore’s Law

With the rate of advancement in semiconductor design having slowed down in recent years, it has lead many to believe that Moore's Law no longer applies. But the introduction of chiplets may yet bring previous levels of development back to the fore.

Raspberry Pi High Quality Camera – The cheapest and most versatile camera money can buy?

Raspberry Pi’s previous cameras have spawned all sorts of great DIY projects, but the new High Quality Camera gives would-be project developers the chance to use interchangeable lenses.

DisplayPort 2.0 – Get ready for 16K, it’ll be here faster than you think

Each and every time there's an increase in resolution we end up hearing the same arguments about why we should steer clear....

Fake media is an unavoidable part of our future

Twitter's labelling of a video of Joe Biden as "manipulated media" is a step in the right direction to fighting fake media, but it is too little, too late.

Hybrid cameras are only the beginning

Camera technology is improving all the time. That sounds like the most obvious statement it's possible to make, doesn't it? But we often don't appreciate how far things have come until we look back only a few years, and the hybrid camera is a big part of this.

Latest Articles

DaVinci Resolve 16.2.2 update is now available

Blackmagic Design has continued to improve its DaVinci Resolve editing software with a number of bug fixes, and some handy new features. Read on to find out what's new.

Sony IMX500 sensor – Cameras are about to get a lot smarter

When Sony tells us that it has integrated AI into the same single-chip device as an imaging sensor in its IMX500 series, that’s interesting from all sorts of angles.

Lil Miquela: Signed CGI characters are now an actual thing

Lil Miquela is the first fully CGI character to be signed to a talent agency. You might want to sit back in...

Unreal Engine 5 has been unveiled, and it’s absolutely staggering

Achieving photorealistic 3D graphics has been a holy grail ever since computers displayed the first pixel on a screen. Unreal Engine 5 would appear to have made a gigantic leap towards achieving it.

Lens softness: Why do lenses become softer at different apertures?

There is an unabated craze right now for shallow depth of field. But lenses are do not, generally, perform at their best when fully wide open. Why is this?
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