Why This Year's NAB is the Most 'Terrifying' for Filmmakers Yet [PODCAST]
What do all the advances in automated camera technology mean for the little guy?
In this special episode of Indie Film Weekly, Charles Haine, Micah Van Hove, and Jon Fusco broadcast live from the historic Plaza Hotel in downtown Las Vegas. The trio of No Film School editors come together for a moment of solace to discuss a week of non-stop coverage at the annual NAB Show.
What we identify is a worrying trend: another year with no huge gear announcements and technological advances signals the further automation of filmmaking. As cameras and accessories get more sophisticated, it appears that some human elements of filmmaking may be in jeopardy.
It wasn't all bad, though. Whatever news was missing from the usual suspects, the emergence of some smaller start-ups we found while exploring the halls of the convention center more than made up for it.
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