Oct17th

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

Posted By Barry Andersson
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…
Oct17th

Kessler Second Shooter: “Motion Control for the Masses”

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
Highly regarded Kessler Crane figures out how to deliver value versions of its motion control product suite with its Kessler Second Shooter. The Motion Control page on Kessler’s site really says…
Oct17th

Drobo Mini 8TB Arrives On Location to Save the Raw & 4K Day

Posted By Karin Gottschalk
Walk on to almost any Sydney movie or TV production set or wander through local post-production houses and you will be struck by the profusion of 1TB orange rubber-enclosed grey…
Oct16th

IBC / Photokina wrap-up show – Podcast #26

Posted By planetMitch
Ok, I failed! We recorded two podcasts and I've completely brain farted getting them posted (not to mention we're failing to record more - I've not made them a priority…
Oct16th

Discover What You Have to Learn from David Fincher on Directing and Composition

Posted By Barry Andersson
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…
Oct16th

REVIEW: Domke Next Generation Chronicle Camera Bag

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
Billingham meets LowePro in Domke’s newest bag, and it’s a winner. It’s not that I don’t like my LowePro Stealth Reporter D650AW – I do. It’s well made, easy to…
Oct16th

CAMTREE Flexi Rig: Easy Rig Meets Camera Cage Meets Tom Cruise Sci-Fi Flick

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
Think of it as a mash-up of DV City’s own Flycam Flowline (their alternative to the Easy Rig), a camera cage and the exo-skeleton in whatever is the latest Tom…
Oct15th

Magic Lantern Raw – Easy Way

Posted By Barry Andersson
We have posted on Magic Lantern in the past ranging from new releases, features being added and results of shooting in RAW vs the standard h.264 video files. Many posts and…
Oct15th

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

Posted By Karin Gottschalk
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.…
Oct14th

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

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
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…
Oct14th

Voigtlander Nokton Lens Review: Depth of Field Debate is Over

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
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…
Oct14th

Legendary German Director of Photography Dedo Weigert to Teach Lighting in LA Early November

Posted By Karin Gottschalk
Not only is Germany's Dedo Weigert a respected Director of Photography, he is also a lighting solutions inventor and manufacturer with his own brand Dedolight. Now he is coming to…
Oct14th

Is the K-Tek ProShot the Four-in-One Camera Support Rig You Have Been Looking For?

Posted By Karin Gottschalk
I recently came across the ProShot, a new line of camera rigging product by audio booms and accessories maker K-Tek, online and it looks very promising indeed. Finding the best-made…
Oct13th

Male Movie Directors Admit: Female Editors Aided Our Careers!

Posted By Karin Gottschalk
Over a year ago, Scott Feinberg of The Hollywood Reporter write Top Directors Reveal How Female Film Editors Shaped Their Movies. Now that Women in Hollywood has aired on PBS, Feinberg’s article is…
Oct13th

iPhone 6 Plus vs. Canon 5D Mark III? Not a Dumb Question.

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
What happens when you ask “How does the Canon 5D Mk III compare to an iPhone 6 Plus?” You get smarter. I’ve never met nor read any previous work by…
Oct11th

RØDE Stereo VideoMic X Reviewed & Compared by Moritz Janisch

Posted By Karin Gottschalk
We have entered a new era of independent moviemaking when image acquisition threatens to far outstrip audio acquisition. Ultra HD has already made itself at home in the home, if…

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