Sep8th

Revolutionary New LED Light Cube Now Available

Posted By Barry Andersson
LED lights have been rising in popularity and slowly taking over the video lighting market. However, we don't want to forget there still are a lot of photographers that read…
Sep8th

Seagate Releases World’s First 8TB Hard Drive for Data Centers, Bigger Storage On Way for Moviemakers?

Posted By Karin Gottschalk
The story of HDLSR moviemaking is not so much about the need for speed but about the demand for space, for ever-increasing amounts of storage space. Most moviemakers are in…
Sep5th

Rapid Filter Changes a Pain? Try Xume Quick Release Lens Filter Adapter

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
Tony Reale over at NextWaveDV reminds us that Xume (pronounced “zoom”) has an interesting alternative to matte boxes when faced with the need for rapid filter changes.[adrotate group="6"] Called the…
Sep5th

Training hard with the DJI RONIN 3-axis gimbal

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
What is the connection between the new DJI Ronin 3-axis gimbal on the one hand -- and the kind of authentic joy and innocence most of us can only dream…
Sep5th

Arctic Swell Cinematographer Anton Lorimer on planet5D Podcast

Posted By Keith Alvendia
Latest planet5D Podcast guest, Anton Lorimer is an award winning cinematographer and speaker has his own company Lorimerworks, as well as heads up Smugmugs video efforts, Smugmugs Films - his…
Sep4th

Big Yawn for Latest Canon 7D Mk II Specs – Time for More Caffeine

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
Remember "too big to fail"?  How about: "too big to innovate"? Or maybe "too big to give customers what they want"? Wow. If the EOS Canon 7D Mark II specs…
Sep4th

Extraordinary Video Filmed with Impressive Framing and Steadicam Shots

Posted By Barry Andersson
Someone brought this video to my attention and by my nature I tend to steer clear of wedding videos. Early in my career I dipped my toe into the wedding…
Sep3rd

Understand How They Integrated Timelapse and Magic Lantern Video into this Incredible Music Video

Posted By Barry Andersson
We love to feature projects that didn't have a huge budget and the creators used their creativity and sweat to create something cool. This is one of those videos.[adrotate group="6"]…
Sep3rd

Is Redrock Micro’s One Man Crew parabolic slider the perfect interview tool? Matt Allard says Yes!

Posted By Karin Gottschalk
When Tokyo-based Australian freelance Director of Photography Matt Allard reviews a moviemaking product and rates it high, take his opinion seriously – he knows his stuff. The Al Jazeera news…
Sep2nd

A Review of Lumu – and a Case of Kickstarter-opathy

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
There must be a name for what I’m going through. Kickstarter-opathy? As in: from the Latin -pathia, from Greek -patheia, from -pathēs suffering, from pathos, and from the VC-enese Kickstarter-…
Sep2nd

Limited Time Offer – Blackmagic Production Camera 4k at $500 Off!

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
If you’re thinking about buying a Blackmagic Cinema Camera and missed that wild but very short-lived Pocket Cinema Camera promotion just over a month ago, you’ll be heartened by the…
Sep1st

Sony F55, Blackmagic, GoPro and a RED can all play nicely together

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
Every now and again, a pure signal rises above the ambient noise of most tweets. Such was the case when DP Ed David reached out to us on Twitter wondering…
Aug30th

Cinemartin announces Cinemartin Denoiser video noise reduction software

Posted By planetMitch
Cinemartin sent us their announcement of their new video noise reduction called Cinemartin Denoiser, a professional video denoiser standalone software for Windows. If you've ever shot with a higher ISO…
Aug29th

Brilliant GoPro Mashup from 178 clips as Rorshach Test

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
From the music to the edits to the footage itself – wow. You want to see lives fully lived in a way unimaginable a decade ago? Just watch this four…
Aug29th

Shane Hurlburt Advises “Go Backwards to Leap Forwards” with Blackmagic Cinema Camera

Posted By Karin Gottschalk
Ace cinematographer Shane Hurlburt’s recent article titled “Blackmagic Cinema Camera: The Perfect Training Ground for Cinematographers” really struck a chord. I cannot recommend it too highly. In effect he is…
Aug28th

Long Awaited Metabones Canon EF to Micro Four Thirds Adapters Released!

Posted By Karin Gottschalk
In news sure to please owners of Canon lenses and Panasonic GH4 cameras, Metabones has at long last released its solution for attaching Canon EF glass and other EF mount…

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