Nov15th

Juicedlink BMC388 – Specifically designed for Blackmagic users

Posted By steven schwartz
The most challenging part of making videos, in my opinion, is capturing high quality audio. Shooting with many cameras is made more challenging when there are no XLR inputs (balanced…
Nov15th

Create beautiful movies on the go with the YouTube Capture App in iTunes

Posted By steven schwartz
When most of us are out and about in our lives, we're not packing camera gear - but we're always rocking our smart phones. As phone cameras get better and…
Nov15th

Comparative Test of 8 Top Cameras

Posted By steven schwartz
When I saw my personal camera listed in this 8 camera comparison, I wondered how it would stack up against some very expensive and highly respected devices. You have to…
Nov14th

How useful is 4k video? Does the pain outweigh the gain?

Posted By steven schwartz
More is better most of the time. More is better in video pretty much all of the time. HD is better than SD; a larger color space and longer-lasting batteries…
Nov13th

Morpheus Stabilizer for GoPro, Smartphone and Small Cameras by Cinevate

Posted By planetmitch
The good folks at Cinevate included planet5D in a preview of their new product that they've taken to kickstarter to get funded. If you watch the videos below, you'll see…
Nov13th

Shorter Videos Yield Better Results

Posted By steven schwartz
Getting to know the online video viewing behavior and preferences of your target audience is step one for smart video producers. Who do you want to reach and how do…
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" -…

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