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…
Oct20th

New Canon CINE-SERVO 50-1000mm T5.0-8.9 Lens Lays Down the Gauntlet: Top This!

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
$78,000 CINE SERVO lens  promises to be the one to beat for sports and nature. Just to put this into perspective: the longest CINE-SERVO lens in Canon’s lineup prior to this…
Oct20th

With a Name Like Dactylcam, It’s Got to be Good

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
Feisty 3 axis gimbal maker DEFY announces line-based camera rigging system Dactylcam with 1200’ span and speeds up to 40 mph. It’s not just the gimbal and drone markets that…
Oct20th

Trials Cyclist Danny Macaskill in Short Film THE RIDGE: Beyond Description

Posted By Hugh Brownstone
There’s a reason why this short film of Scottish trials cyclist and Internet sensation Danny Macaskill doing his thing in Scotland has garnered more than 17 million views on YouTube…
Oct18th

What Are People Really Looking At?

Posted By Barry Andersson
We work in a visual medium. What we create is visual. We want people to watch what we create. You put a lot of thought and effort into your shots…
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…

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