Oct27th

Big Savings on edelkrone’s MODULA Series

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
Innovative Turkish company edelkrone offers steep discounts on their rigs while supplies last I haven’t seen them in the metal, but judging by my own experience with their FocusONE PRO…
Oct27th

Apple’s Latest OS and Hardware Updates Look Great for Moviemakers

Posted By Karin Gottschalk
Apple's special event of October 16 included several items of vital interest to this moviemaker/photographer at least. Now that I have had time to consider them and use Yosemite every…
Oct27th

Anura: Pocket Drone for the Masses on Kickstarter

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
Karl Marx wasn’t thinking about the Anura pocket drone when he penned Das Kapital and waxed poetic about the means of production, but hey: it’s kind of cool. And maybe a…
Oct25th

Fotodiox Excell+1: Metabones Has New Competition

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
UPDATE: “Well, I feel sheepish.” -       Genie, in ALLADIN Sorry, guys, I got it wrong. Yes, PDN is a reputable site.  Yes, they posted on October 14th – not July…
Oct24th

Den Lennie Interview on the Business of Filmmaking: “You Have to Grow [a Pair]”

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
Den Lennie is well-known for his F-Stop Academy, but most especially for the film work he does on behalf of clients in the film and TV industries. Some of his…
Oct24th

27 Notch Launches Kickstarter Campaign for Articulated Arm Challenger – the Infinity Arm

Posted By Karin Gottschalk
Hollywood-based camera rental house 27 Notch has launched an Kickstarter campaign for its new articulated arm, the Infinity Arm. Based on the data and the videos, this looks like the…
Oct24th

Why You Missed Booking More Gigs this Month

Posted By Barry Andersson
How many of you reading this post have more work that you need? Can willingly turn down work because you are too busy? If that is you then you can skip…
Oct23rd

Beachtek Puts Panasonic GH4 Audio to the Test, Is Suitably Impressed

Posted By Karin Gottschalk
When new owners of the Panasonic GH4 in the US reported audio buzzing problems earlier this year, fear and doubt arose about this otherwise remarkable camera’s audio recording capabilities. Would…
Oct23rd

Take the RØDE 2014 Customer Survey for Chance to Win a RØDE Stereo VideoMic X

Posted By Karin Gottschalk
RØDE, manufacturer of some of the most popular stereo and shotgun microphones used by moviemakers today, has launched the RØDE 2014 Customer Survey. The prime purpose of the survey is…
Oct23rd

Westcott Flex: Bend Me, Shape Me, Any Way You Want To

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
Well-known photo and video lighting company introduces the Westcott Flex as it becomes exclusive North American and Australian distributor of new and novel LED mat technology. [adrotate group="6"] The basic…
Oct21st

Hot news! Canon EOS C100 Mark II – revolutionary or evolutionary?

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
Canon Announces Canon EOS C100 Mark II, And It’s Worth Checking Out New tilting viewfinder (with real eye cup!); properly hinged OLED LCD; Dual Pixel CMOS AF standard; built-in LUT;…
Oct21st

4k Video Now or Later? New FREE ebook

Posted By planetMitch
We're all wondering whether we should be shooting 4k Video and there are a huge number of reasons both for and against shooting in 4k. So, several months ago (just…
Oct21st

Review of the smallHD AC7 OLED Monitor: Big Where It Counts

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
A large, bright, tools-galore monitor is the first piece of gear you should look at when you decide to accessorize your Canon C100 – or any digital filmmaking camera, for…
Oct21st

Breathtaking Footage of Fighter Jets in Flight

Posted By Barry Andersson
Drone videos are everywhere these days. If you are sick of those types of videos I promise you these is NOT one of them. This is a 4+ minute montage…
Oct21st

Atomos Ninja Star: $295 Can Do Great Things with the Right Camera

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
Here’s the key to Atomos’ smallest and least expensive 1080p ProRes external recorder, the Atomos Ninja Star: you’ll love it if you love color grading or you love shooting golden hour…
Oct20th

The Pronto: “Crazy Fast” Portable Battery Pack Just the Thing for Your Mirrorless, DSLR or iPhone in the Wild

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
With 17 days to go, Kickstarter project The Pronto has already amassed more than 400% of its original goal. The premise? The ability to charge a universal battery pack so…

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