Archive for the ‘Vendors’ Category

Jul
19
2014

Panasonic Announces LUMIX DMC-FZ1000 – The World’s First Digital Compact Camera with 4K Video Recording Capability

So 4K is now really for the masses. Panasonic recently announced the new Lumix DMC-FZ1000. This is the kid brother of sorts from the Panasonic GH4. The FZ1000 is a compact camera that has a 21MP 1” type MOS sensor. It has a non-removable Leica…
Jul
18
2014

Drone Maker DJI Set to Shake Up (!) 3-Axis Gimbal Market

Never mind that Ronin is an uber-cool name for ANY piece of gear. What’s really important is that DJI, maker of the highly regarded Phantom photography drone, has taken its Zenmuse 3 axis gimbal technology and dropped it into a MoVI M5 competitor. And brings…
Jul
17
2014

Canon 5D Mark IV Might Feature 4K Video

The latest rumor from Canonwatch.com is hinting that the Canon 5D Mark IV might ship with the ability to shoot 4K video. The questions we should be asking are: #1- Is the rumor credible? #2- If the Canon 5D Mark IV doesn't have the ability…
Jul
16
2014

Cinemartin Releases FLEC: New Innovative Multi Adjustable Universal Baseplate

We're always excited to show you new innovative products even if they're not sexy cameras LOL - Here's a new baseplate from Cinemartin that has several cinematographers excited (see the quotes below)[adrotate group="6"] I'm also thrilled to see a design where you don't have to…
Jul
15
2014

The emotimo TB3 rocks your motion control needs

So you've tried your first time lapse from the stationary tripod and he thought it was okay but it's nothing like some of the amazing movies that we've shown you, So you want to do more. You want motioning your time lapse. That's where the…
Jul
15
2014

RØDE Proudly Announces the iXY Microphones for iPhone 5, 5s and 5c

These RODE guys are enough to make me want to board a flight to Australia. Really. They’re innovative, they offer good value, they really seem to have the pulse of the market place – and they’ve got a pretty cool video for their newest mic,…
Jul
14
2014

Discover Your Passion for Sound

"Sound is breath!" "We Don't live in a world without sound." Sound is a huge part of capturing and delivering great videos. However, more and more sound is falling onto the camera operator and/or DP to capture while shooting. "Good Sound is all in the…
Jul
11
2014

Fusion Between Art and Technology: Sincrocam Robotized 2 Axis Panoramic Slider For Video And Time-Lapse

Here's a unique slider that's up for funding on IndieGoGo called the Sincrocam - Learn more about Sincrocam on Indiegogo [adrotate group="6"] What is Sincrocam? Sincrocam is a very easy to use robotized slider, which will allow you to make video and Time-lapse panoramic camera…
Jul
10
2014

First footage in the wild from the new Letus Helix Gimbal

planetMitch note: this is the first footage from the Letus Helix 3-axis Gimbal sent in by Zeb Beadle! Sometimes, capitalism works really well. Case in point: the rapidly evolving 3-axis brushless gimbal market, with the MōVI by FreeFly and the rigs from Defy, now has…
Jul
8
2014

Atomos Ninja Star – The Pocket-size Apple ProRes Recorder and Deck

Is this a game changer? I don't really like that term but Atomos just released the new Ninja Star. This is a pocket size external recorder that records Prores files from your camera of choice. All that for less than $300. Buy now: Amazon B&H…