Nov13th

Sony Alpha A7r vs Alpha A7 Noise Comparison test

Posted By steven schwartz
In this detailed comparison between the sensors in the new Sony A7r and A7 cameras, Gordon Laing of Camera Labs shows clearly that the difference between the two is in…
Nov12th

Using the "Subtractive Lighting" Technique for Outdoor Portraits

Posted By steven schwartz
What happens when you're ready to shoot and "available light" means you've got way too much light? Nobody looks their best with harsh under-eye shadows (the dreaded "raccoon" look) or…
Nov11th

Helpful Tips for a Wedding Photographer from @LensProToGo

Posted By steven schwartz
If you shoot video you know how quickly order can devolve into chaos. ("I know I checked those batteries that are now dead as doornails.") The highest level of nerves,…
Nov11th

LockCircle Announces the New Family of PRIME CIRCLE Professional Filters

Posted By Keith Alvendia
Looks like the folks at LockCircle are expanding their product line - they've just sent us this press release about new filters! [adrotate group="6"] [adrotate group="9"] LockCircle Press Release LockCircle…
Nov11th

The history of the GoPro – fascinating CBS 60 Minutes report!

Posted By planetmitch
The CBS show "60 minutes" did a fascinating report on the GoPro called "GoPro's video revolution" I watched it last night on the show and knew I had to share…
Nov8th

LensProToGo Annual Used Gear Sale Coming on November 13th

Posted By Keith Alvendia
Our good friends at LensProToGo are having their annual used lens/camera sale next week! If you're looking for some really good bargains, stop in! [adrotate group="6"] [adrotate group="9"] LensProToGo Gear…
Nov7th

Director August Bradley Explains How He Makes Cool In-Camera Special Effects with Formatt-Hitech Filters

Posted By steven schwartz
What if using an ND filter could make awesome artistic special effects and save you hours of time in post-production? August Bradley is a professional LA film director who makes…
Nov7th

Initial Images of the Open Source Apertus Axiom Alpha Sensor

Posted By steven schwartz
Open source software = nothing new. Open source camera = new and amazing! The team creating the Apertus Axiom Alpha camera is staying true to their word - they promised…
Nov7th

Storygami: A new approach to interactive online videos

Posted By steven schwartz
As predicted, online video has exploded. You can watch videos by the billions, and more companies are hiring film makers to create videos for promotion, education, and entertainment. But, like…
Nov6th

Must SEE! "Harry Grows Up" Offbeat romantic comedy for adults, starring babies

Posted By planetmitch
Yesterday, Mark Nickelsburg sent me an email - and I get plenty of these every day - asking me to have a look at his film "Harry Grows Up" -…
Nov6th

Introducing DitoGear™ PowerBrick 11Ah Li-ion

Posted By patryk kizny
DitoGear is pleased to announce the launch of DitoGear™ PowerBrick 11Ah Li-ion. [adrotate group="6"] [adrotate group="9"] PowerBrick PowerBrick is a lightweight and portable power solution: The total weight of the…
Nov6th

Canon adds Dual Pixel AF to the Canon EOS C100!

Posted By planetmitch
This is quite the shocker if you ask me... Canon is now offering an upgrade on the Canon EOS C100 - adding their Dual Pixel Autofocus (AF) to their cinema…
Nov5th

More Evidence Online Video is Exploding

Posted By steven schwartz
In this article from photofocus - there is evidence that online video is growing exponentially and offers opportunities for video producers. In addition to top quality production, those who can…
Nov5th

No More Tears with the Airbox Light Inflatable Softbox

Posted By steven schwartz
LED lights are a great new technology for lighting on video shoots. Low in cost, light in weight, cool to the touch, and long-lasting lamps - there's no downside to…
Nov5th

See a DIY Brushless Gimbal Steady Rig for Budget Film Makers

Posted By steven schwartz
Smooth moving shots are becoming commonplace in videos these days. Steadicams with vests and articulating arms are not only expensive and require endurance and hours of training and practice, as…
Nov4th

Nikon announces the Nikon Df – a new DSLR without video!

Posted By planetmitch
Here's a shocker that I didn't see coming... the new Nikon Df is a photography camera! It doesn't have video! And here I thought that every DSLR after the Canon…

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