Oct31st

New Version: DxO OpticsPro 10 Raw Processor – New Features, More Speed

Posted By Karin Gottschalk
European image software company DxO Labs has just released version 10 of its DxO OpticsPro raw processing application and it includes some great new features, improved existing features and a…
Oct31st

UK Rental House Rogue Element To Rent AXIOM Beta Cameras for Free

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
While the concept of “open source” may seem arcane to many, it is in fact a profound intellectual and moral breath of fresh air – and has very specific implications…
Oct31st

Eroz X1: Leveraging the Glidecam Stabilizer

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
Borne of his doctor’s recommendation to stop using the Glidecam to recover from wrist stress, Renso Gomez decided instead to design a simple but clever add-on called the Eroz X1…
Oct30th

Movidiam: Linkedin Meets Project Management at the Intersection of Video Production

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
YouTube and the iPhone are just two of many proof points that the means of filmmaking production have become widely available to the masses. But between the masses and the…
Oct30th

Vintage vs Anamorphic Lens Test

Posted By Barry Andersson
We haven't done a lot of posts on Anamorphic lenses in a while but I found this video to be interesting. Anyone that has done any amount of research knows…
Oct30th

Create a Stunning Film Look When Using Creative Lighting and Filtration

Posted By Barry Andersson
OK here is a simple video that packs a lot of good lessons for everyone into a short timeframe. Here is the rundown for the things you should pay attention…
Oct29th

Astonishing How Far Has CGI Come?

Posted By Barry Andersson
Have you ever met Ed? If you haven't you should check out the following video. Ed isn't real. He is completely computer generated. I have mixed feelings about the mass…
Oct29th

Check Out How to Create Forced Perspective When Using Miniatures

Posted By Barry Andersson
Anyone who has taken any of my training courses knows just how much I am a fan of forced perspective. Joey Shanks from Shanks FX on YouTube sent us this…
Oct29th

Breaking Gravity: Matrix Meets Street Mojo

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
When was the last time you watched a short and thought “how did they do that?” and then: “how did they do THAT?” Cinematographer and planet5D reader Marc Donahue turned…
Oct28th

When Looking Into 3D LUTs, Consider Yielding to ImpulZ

Posted By Karin Gottschalk
Photographing in color has been possible about as long as photography itself with the first attempts being made around 1850. The science of color photography as we know it has…
Oct28th

Green Screen vs Front Screen Projection

Posted By Barry Andersson
How many of you have said that you will never need to use math in real life after you finished school? If you have made it this far without using all…
Oct28th

Suggestion of Motion Begins Series on Setting Up Your Panasonic GH4 for Video

Posted By Karin Gottschalk
When popular photography site DPReview finally published its long-awaited in-depth review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 they rated the versatile stills/video hybrid at 85%. What such reviews cannot do is…
Oct27th

Big Savings on edelkrone’s MODULA Series

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
Innovative Turkish company edelkrone offers steep discounts on their rigs while supplies last I haven’t seen them in the metal, but judging by my own experience with their FocusONE PRO…
Oct27th

Apple’s Latest OS and Hardware Updates Look Great for Moviemakers

Posted By Karin Gottschalk
Apple's special event of October 16 included several items of vital interest to this moviemaker/photographer at least. Now that I have had time to consider them and use Yosemite every…
Oct27th

Anura: Pocket Drone for the Masses on Kickstarter

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
Karl Marx wasn’t thinking about the Anura pocket drone when he penned Das Kapital and waxed poetic about the means of production, but hey: it’s kind of cool. And maybe a…
Oct25th

Fotodiox Excell+1: Metabones Has New Competition

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
UPDATE: “Well, I feel sheepish.” -       Genie, in ALLADIN Sorry, guys, I got it wrong. Yes, PDN is a reputable site.  Yes, they posted on October 14th – not July…

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