ITS HERE! The highly anticipated D5w with waveform, vectorscope and RGB parade is now available. These keys features assist the video professional in getting the shot right the first time. The D5w’s 1280 X 800 high definition panel is optimal for displaying it’s advanced software features. The D5w is also equipped with false color and peaking, enabling the video professional to deliver precision shots in the field. The D5w’s small lightweight design makes it perfect for handheld rigs and easy to store. The D5w’s HDMI input is complimented by a 3G-SDI input/output along with the feature of headphone audio out. The customized function buttons on the back of the D5w can be tailored for your workflow and optimization. Furthermore, the D5w’s frame has a rubberized texture for better grip and handling making it easier to maneuver.
This essential feature assists with the calibration of professional video cameras. It shows the overall brightness of the image assisting the video professional in correcting exposure. The waveform feature also checks the evenness of the lighting when lighting a chromakey or background.
The D5w uses vectorscope to help set and verify skin tones and monitor white balance. The vectorscope function also verifies and checks the overall tint and hue of an image.
The RGB parade splits the image into separate red, green, and blue channels and shows you the color values for each. RGB Parade is fundamental in balancing out the shadow region when leveling a shot. Furthermore, this feature helps the video professional to instantly see what color cast might be in an image; thus, making it extremely helpful when verifying the white balance.