Archive for the ‘Video’ Category

Oct
18
2014

What Are People Really Looking At?

We work in a visual medium. What we create is visual. We want people to watch what we create. You put a lot of thought and effort into your shots to make them beautiful, compelling and entertaining. But - did you think about WHERE you want…
Oct
17
2014

Can You Imagine if You Missed Capturing This Video Because You Didn’t Have the Right Camera?

When people ask me about what camera to buy I start by asking them what they will be shooting before I can answer the question. I feel there are so many good cameras that one could use and that there are several cameras that would work for any…
Oct
16
2014

What David Fincher Doesn’t Do

Any time I come across any articles or videos on the art of telling stories with video I like to share those on to you.  This is one of the better ones I have found. This is an unbelievable video detailing some of the directorial tricks…
Oct
15
2014

Be Inspired by A Boulder Summer, Made on the Panasonic GH4

After watching Colorado branding and production agency Balcony Nine Media's A Boulder Summer, made for the 2014 TEDx Boulder conference, I found it difficult to stem the flow of superlatives. If I had to settle on just one, "inspirational" would be it.[adrotate group="6"] Another praise…
Oct
14
2014

Einstein Meets Knock-Your-Socks-Off Boston TimeLapse or “Layer-Lapse”

Self-taught filmmaker and Kessler Shooter Julian Tryba puts everything he knows about Boston timelapse into this well-deserved Vimeo Staff Pick. Want to have your mind blown?[adrotate group="6"] Watch this two minute and 38 second film. Your brain tells you something is amiss within this gorgeous…
Oct
14
2014

Voigtlander Nokton Lens Review: Depth of Field Debate is Over

High image quality, shallow depth of field and smooth focus pulls are now possible from native Micro Four Thirds lenses, courtesy of the Voigtlander Nokton f/0.95 lenses. And with SLR Magic and Zhongyi Optics with its Mitakon line rapidly following suit (and both SLR Magic and Voigtlander…
Oct
9
2014

Watch New York Comic Con with BeTerrific!!

Our good friend Michael Artsis is taking his BeTerrific.com team to the New York Comic Con 2014 that runs from October 9th thru the 12th and is doing his usual amazing job broadcasting live.[adrotate group="6"] You probably recognize Michael from our LIVE NAB and Cinegear…
Oct
9
2014

Leica Celebrates 100 Years of Still Photography with a Video – and it’s GOOD!

Leica takes a page from the Apple playbook to good effect – and does them one better. Who would ever think to put the words “Leica” and “chutzpah” in the same sentence? Well, I guess that would be…me. [adrotate group="6"] But it’s not a criticism…
Oct
8
2014

14 Hours Left: apertus° Axiom and Magic Lantern Join Forces on Indiegogo

With less than 24 hours left, the apertus° Axiom project smashes through its €100,000 goal with the help of the Magic Lantern community to bring the first free software and open hardware digital cinema camera to market.  You can help! Back on September 17th, we…
Oct
7
2014

Online Video Award the OVAs on Show at Generation Next: Online Video on 14th & 15th October

We recently reported on the Melbourne, Victoria-based Online Video Awards (OVAs) designed to spotlight Australian online moviemaking talent and showcase it to the world. The OVAs award event is zooming up fast – October 14 and 15 – and tickets are now available online.[adrotate group="6"]…