Archive for the ‘Vendors’ Category

Feb
20
2015

Rocket Rooster Debuts Great Cinematic Presets for Processing Raw Footage

Hot on the heels of their second movie looks set, Rocket Rooster Cinema Colour, Rocket Rooster has released a great set of cinematic color presets for grading your raw movie footage in Adobe Camera Raw. The Rocket Rooster Raw Presets collection is effective, affordable and…
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Feb
20
2015

Another Jewel from edelkrone: PocketRIG²

In another installment in our occasional series entitled “The 80/20 Rule” we’re impressed by edelkrone’s petite PocketRIG² for run and gun support. You can pay three or four times the price of edelkrone’s new $289.99 PocketRIG² for a run and gun style rig, [adrotate group="6"]or…
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Feb
20
2015

More on the new RØDE NTG4 and RØDELink

A few weeks ago, RØDE made some awesome announcements and I was at their RØDEShow 2015 and it as so much fun seeing the products and catching up with old friends and making new ones.[adrotate group="6"] RØDE has released a video of the event which…
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Feb
19
2015

U.S. Gimbal Maker DEFY Shakes Things Up (Hah!) with G2X

This Phoenix, AZ-based firm has all of the ingredients – hip team, awesome web site, great tag line (“Built by Cinematographers, For Cinematographers"), growing track record and reputation – and now, a 3-axis gimbal for $1995, their new G2X. [adrotate group="6"] Just under a month ago…
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Feb
18
2015

Stereo Audio Off Center? Impossible to fix until now! + Huge discount

Final Cut Pro X plug-in specialist CrumplePop continues its push into audio with a whole new type of plug-in – Magnetic Stereo, designed to automatically fix unbalanced stereo recordings. High quality stereo audio continues to come to the fore as more dedicated stereo mikes appear…
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Feb
18
2015

DJI’s Happy Valentine’s Day Gift: Chance to Win a Phantom 2 Vision+

I got so excited when the email arrived from DJI that it took me a moment to realize the giveaway wasn’t for the Ronin, but hey: a brand-new DJI drone or $100 credit at their online store? Sign up while you can (ends February 26th)!…
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Feb
18
2015

Fluid Drag on a Slider? Meet SmartSystem’s SmartSLIDER Reflex S

Remember the first time you used a fluid head on your tripod? A revelation, right? Italian company SmartSystem offers a patent-pending fluid drag control – with motor options -- on its SmartSLIDER Reflex S series. You’ve seen us write about this before:[adrotate group="6"] a slider…
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Feb
17
2015

Call Sheets Driving You Nuts? There’s An App for That: Studio Binder

When serial entrepreneur and filmmaker Robert Kiraz met producer Darya Danesh, they found common ground grousing about the call sheet process for confirming talent and crew. Thus was Studio Binder born. “I went to USC for filmmaking, but after I graduated I looked at my…
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Feb
14
2015

Motionnine Launches Beautifully Engineered New Cage for Canon EOS 7D Mark II

Korean moviemaking accessories manufacturer Motion9 aka Motionnine has launched its camera cage for the Canon EOS 7D Mark II. If I owned a 7D Mark II, I would snap one up in a heartbeat. If you are a 7D Mark II owner, you may wish…
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Feb
14
2015

With the Amazing 50MP Canon EOS 5DS R, Georges Antoni Pulls Off the Impossible Brief

In Canon’s behind-the-scenes movie, Australian fashion photographer and Canon Master Georges Antoni describes it as “The Impossible Brief” — 1600 ISO, a windy beach at dusk, images projected on a model suspended over the water and high resolution output at what looks like 48-sheet poster…
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