‘Blade Runner 2099’ live action TV show coming to Amazon Prime Video

A live-action, limited-run TV series based within the “Blade Runner” universe has been given the go ahead on Amazon Prime. Legendary filmmaker Ridley Scott, who directed the original “Blade Runner” film, will act as an executive producer on the new show. Based on the series title, the series will be set 50 years after the … Read more

Beginner’s guide to drone video

Drones are undoubtedly one of the most exciting camera innovations of the last decade. And where they were once expensive, large, and crude devices, they’re now much smaller, easier to fly and much more affordable. Plus, their built-in cameras work seamlessly with drone smartphone apps to provide a clear live view from the camera letting … Read more

Testing a new desktop’s computational power with a video game

With each passing year, we depend more and more upon computational simulations for our research work at PVL. Recently, we decided to acquire a new workstation to increase our capacity. This week, Charissa Campbell writes about her efforts to test-drive the new machine using a piece of software that would challenge its simulation capabilities: the … Read more