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Sony FS5 codec problems and 4K ripped edges bug

January 4, 2016 Andrew Reid (EOSHD)

[vimeo]http://vimeo.com/150618927[/vimeo] The Sony FS5 has had a largely warm welcome from the video community but there has been one thing bugging a lot of owners and potential buyers alike – the quality of the internal codec. Just how good or bad is it?

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Rumours claim Nikon have acquired Samsung’s NX technology

December 2, 2015 Andrew Reid (EOSHD)

The already very strange Samsung controversy just took an unexpected turn. It must be noted this is a rumour and it is up to you whether to believe it or not! There’s no official announcement but looking at it logically it would definitely explain why Samsung felt it ok to pull their NX system off the market despite having some very valuable (class leading) technology under the hood.

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Tried and tested – Premiere CC now supports H.265 natively

December 2, 2015 Andrew Reid (EOSHD)

Comment on the forum Samsung NX1 users are in for a treat with the latest release of Adobe Premiere CC. The NLE has been updated with hardware accelerated 4K H.265 (HVEC) support. This means NX1 users no longer have to transcode clips to an editable format like ProRes. I have just tried out H.265 support in Premiere, so a brief word on this now…

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Samsung NX1 dead – Samsung customer support & retailers say camera discontinued in Europe

November 11, 2015 Andrew Reid (EOSHD)

UPDATE – this article only cites one source (Samsung customer support). There are in fact numerous sources all saying the same. See below for the detailed update. Samsung are telling potential buyers in Europe that the flagship NX1 is discontinued, less than a year after it was released. The timing is very odd given the peak sales period (Christmas) is just a few weeks away. Say Samsung: “We quickly adapt to market needs and demands. In Europe, we will be discontinuing sales of NX1 cameras for now since there is already much better and upgraded cameras. This is specific to the