RED's Scarlet Camera Has Been Renamed Epic Light, and Will Increase in…

RED has already admitted that "we had no idea what we were doing," when trying to make their first consumer camera (the Scarlet), and put the price up by another $1,000—all before it's even launched. Now, they've renamed it the "Epic Light," and "the features have changed as has the price," promising an update in the… » 12/06/10 5:50am 12/06/10 5:50am

RED to Make Another, Even Bigger Announcement on December 3rd

RED CEO Jim Jannard, who generally manages to construct all sentences using only intensifiers and superlatives, is getting really » 11/25/08 7:51am 11/25/08 7:51am excited on the again: :-)? He goes on to say that the new announcement will make seem 'insignificant', which is, let's be honest here, quite a claim to accompany such a vague…

RED Unloads Modular Cameras, a DSLR, 3D and 28k

Rumors of a RED DSLR had been confirmed a long time ago » 11/13/08 5:40am 11/13/08 5:40am, but what of the Scarlet and EPIC übercamcorders? On the , RED CEO Jim Jannard has explained it all: Scarlet and EPIC the DSLR — all cameras are "part of the same DSMC system", so each and every camera will be part of a modular, build-your-own, still and video…

RED Re-Teases Nov 13 Announcement With Camera Ports, More Hyperbole

In case you forgot there's a big RED announcement happening this week on November 13 » 11/09/08 3:30pm 11/09/08 3:30pm, RED CEO Jim Jannard is again lighting up the RED User forums with another cryptic tease. Saying nothing more than "Not sure what this means..." the outspoken exec lets fly some ports for the company's upcoming übercamera. As…

RED Teases Nov 13th Announcement With Cryptic Renders, More Hyperbole

RED CEO Jim Jannard is either an incredible visionary or prone to serial exaggeration » 11/03/08 7:24am 11/03/08 7:24am. Just yesterday, he deigned to visit the RED forums, promising that "[RED is] doing things we never thought possible... When we do post, it will be very obvious why we needed a bit more time to 'spill the beans'." As a teaser, he…

Red's CEO Confirms "Incredible" Product Re-Jig Announcement, November 13

We already knew Red was going to totally revise » 10/27/08 9:40am 10/27/08 9:40am its Epic and Scarlet cameras, and there was a rumor about a Red too: but Jim Jannard—Red's CEO—has just popped up on the RedUser forums and confirmed that there's going to be an announcement about the new Epics and Scarlets on November 13th. And if that news alone…

Red Scarlet Cam Replaced With a "New Vision"

Red's Jim Jannard has told fans in the RedUser forums to "Wipe your minds of the past announced Scarlet » 9/23/08 1:30pm 9/23/08 1:30pm. Forget the design and forget the price. It is all different now. We think you will be surprised." In his words, "the market has changed and we have discovered a lot of things in the process. We have a new vision."…

New Red Scarlet Cam Prototype Looks Rugged, Can Probably Kill You with…

The high definition wizards at RED have a new design update on their Red Scarlet HD Pocket Pro, their handy high definition camera priced under $3,000, which can shoot 3k resolution 120fps video. Looking at the new rugged exterior, it can probably shoot anti-matter beams or armor-piercing grenades too. We want. [… » 7/10/08 12:29pm 7/10/08 12:29pm

Red's 5k, 4k, and 3k Pro Cameras: What the Resolution Really Means

Here's why we're excited about Red's announcements of their 3K Scarlet and 5K Epic digital cameras. Their insane resolution. It's one thing to talk about resolution as an abstract number, but Red has a fantastic chart comparing these resolutions to things you're actually familiar with, like your HDTV or your old SDTV.… » 4/14/08 7:20pm 4/14/08 7:20pm

Red Scarlet 3K HD Pocket Pro Camera Under $3000

Red's pocket-sized professional camera, Scarlet has made its promised debut at NAB, and it is the tiny hotness. It shoots in heady 3k resolution with Red's new 2/3-inch Mysterium X sensor, shooting from 1-120fps (180fps burst) and up to 100MB/sec REDCODE RAW HD, recording to dual Compact Flash cards. It's got Wi-Fi… » 4/14/08 1:44pm 4/14/08 1:44pm