Archive for the ‘C300’ Category

Sep
16
2014

AJA CION: What Might a 4K, PL Mount Camera Look Like if Apple Did It?

Gorgeous industrial design meets straightforward, cherry-picked feature set in the new AJA CION camera. We haven’t yet seen it in the flesh – it isn’t even shipping– so what we don’t know about the CION is staggering compared to what we do know.   Even so,…
Aug
25
2014

Surveys Says: Canon C300 Most Popular Camera Among Working Pros in UK

Canon C300 takes top honors, but Sony's F5/55 garners attention. Thanks to our friends over at Cinescopophilia for alerting us to the 2014 Televisual Production Technology Survey. Televisual questioned 100 executives at “leading TV, film, commercials and corporate production companies in the UK” to determine…
Aug
20
2014

Remarkable Documentary “A Year in Champagne” Shot on a Magic Lantern Hacked Canon T2i

We write about gear – in this particular instance, a Magic Lantern hacked Canon T2i, a Canon C300 and a Blackmagic Cinema Camera. And then we write it’s not about the gear. We write, instead, that it’s about the story – in this particular instance,…
Aug
6
2014

Profit by Buying the Right Equipment and Extending the Life of Your Gear

Buying any piece of equipment is a big deal. It is easy to get lost in the sea of new equipment and what you feel you might need on your next shoot. So using the Atomos Ninja Blade as a case study, here are the…
Jul
31
2014

A7s and GH4 vs. Arri Amira? Really? Dynamic Range Compared

Panasonic's GH4 is supposed to have great dynamic range, but at least in this test from our friends over at Cinema5D, the Sony A7s mops the floor with it, coming in at 14.1 stops vs. just 10.9 stops for the GH4 (and 11.8 stops for…
Jul
30
2014

Sony A7s Rolling Shutter Compared to Competitors

The chorus is growing louder by the day: Panasonic's GH4 and Sony's A7s are redefining our expectations for DSLR's as video cameras. Beyond one's preference for low light sensitivity vs 4K, [adrotate group="6"]there are a number of other tradeoffs to consider when determining which of…
Jul
5
2014

18 Canon EOS C300 + Canon Lenses Used to Shoot “The Short Game” A Documentary on Junior Golf Championship

You don’t hear about projects like this every day. A documentary that used 18 Canon EOS C300’s. You read that correct- 18!. This shows you that sometimes you need to rent the equipment as opposed to always owning. What I find interesting about this particular…
Jun
28
2014

One Day in Boston BTS + Canon C300 + MoVI +GoPro and Weye Feye

Sure we love BTS, especially when it’s with cool gear like the Canon EOS C300, the MoVI, the GoPro, or the new Weye Feye. But the real value of this particular story is about people.[adrotate group="6"] People like Isabel Torres and Kevin Thomas, members of…
Apr
10
2014

Canon Product Review- NAB 2014 from Adorama

Michael Artsis and I are doing the Daily Wrap-up show in the Teradek booth, but he’s also doing insane amount of work at NAB doing interviews with market leaders talking about their new products and we’re happy to be able to share these as well…
Mar
25
2014

Diversity Included – NSU Commercial on Student Individuality and Freedom

Earlier this month I was chatting with people on the chat (that thing that pops up in the lower right corner of the page sometimes and scares the crap out of you) and I met Paolo and we had a great discussion about filmmaking and…