Archive for the ‘Vendors’ Category

Feb
13
2014

BIG Discounts on SUPER FAST CF Cards at B&H

Some special pricing came in overnight - I believe these are good while supplies last - so don't be waiting around as they may not last long! The last one in the list is[adrotate group="6"] $250 off! And at 100mbps, it should be fast enough…
Feb
11
2014

Amazing Premiere – World’s First Zeiss Otus short “Zoetrope Optika” by August Bradley

What do you get when a master cinematographer gets his hands on the "the best DSLR lens on the market today" the Zeiss 55mm f/1.4 Otus Distagon T*? August Bradley's "Zoetrope Optika," that's what! We'd heard about August shooting a short film with the Zeiss…
Feb
10
2014

Kickrig Slider Beam Gets Sliders Off the Ground

If you are looking for a relatively inexpensive slider with lots of length and smooth operation, have a look at this kickstarter project called the kickrig! The Kickrig team was pretty smart I think as they sent me a set of the kickrig sliders -…
Feb
6
2014

Drew Janes on His DEFY Gimbal Presentation at Sony Cinealta Event and Training

Drew Janes gave a presentation about the use and mobility of the DEFY Gimbal system and we've gotten permission to share it with you. DEFY Gimbal Presentation at Lights, Camera, Action, Sony CineAlta and Vistek Event & Workshop https://vimeo.com/81946988 [adrotate group="6"] Description Presentation workshop by…
Feb
5
2014

An Interview with FiLMiC Pro Creator, Neil Braham at NAMM 2014

This was sent to me by Michael Artsis - the guy I did many live appearances with at NAB last year in the Teradek booth (look for more coming up this year as well!) I had heard about FiLMiC Pro, but hadn't explored it before…
Feb
4
2014

Why Canon Lenses Are the Popular Choice Among Noted Filmmakers Around the World

Canon is all about lenses - ok, they sell some amazing cameras, but they're well known for their lenses as well. I found this video very interesting because it gives you an idea of why some [adrotate group="6"] cinematographers choose lenses and tho it is…
Jan
31
2014

A Closer Look at the F&V F3 Monitor

Caleb over at dslrvideoshooter.com has done a review of the F&V F3 monitor that we thought you might find interesting. I know you're always looking for ways to save money so I thought this $299 monitor from F&V might float your boat.[adrotate group="6"] From Caleb:…
Jan
30
2014

Varavon Introduces Armor Pocket for Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera Cage

Varavon has released a new cage for the BlackMagic Pocket Cinema Camera. Varavon Armor Pocket for BlackMagic Pocket Cinema Camera Cage 1. Armor Pocket for BlackMagic Pocket Cinema Camera Cage[adrotate group="6"] has all the features you’d need in a rig, including top handle and 15mm…
Jan
30
2014

Beyond Selfies: Time Lapses With your iPhone

I remember the first time lapse I ever made. Years ago I was hired by a Boston video company to work on a behind-the-scenes film for a 24-hour film festival. It was nighttime, and I noticed that clouds were racing across the face of a…
Jan
29
2014

SmallHD DP7 Upgrade Visualizes Color Grades While Shooting

This new feature brings post-production one step closer to the shoot. Focusing an HD camera is challenging; and most DLSR's lack focus assist. That's where an on-camera video monitor comes in. Getting exposure right is another issue, and monitor companies have responded with false color,…