Tag Archives: blackmagic cinema camera
Posted on 15. Nov, 2013 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 watch the full video to appreciate the scope of this “shootout” from an article by RedShark News. The test is very detailed and at the […]
Posted on 06. Sep, 2013 by Keith Alvendia.
Maybe we shouldn’t be surprised, but Blackmagic says the 4k Blackmagic Cinema Camera will be delayed. I feel sorry for them having so much trouble with vendors… but things happen and at least they’re being up front about it. This is also another reason why you pay more for other brands – they often control […]
Posted on 02. Aug, 2013 by planetmitch.
We’ve seen this on several news sites this morning and it is a bit of a shock – the Blackmagic Cinema Camera is now available for only $1999 – tho we haven’t have now seen the price slashed on sites like B&H. UPDATE adorama has new pricing Blackmagic Cinema Cameras have dropped in price from […]
Posted on 01. Aug, 2013 by Keith Alvendia.
This looks to be a very versatile rigging system for a lot of different HDSLRs as well as the larger cinema cameras like the Canon EOS C100 and RED etc. plus if you support them on their kickstarter project, you’ll get a discount. WHAT IS THE RHINO RIG? The Rhino Rig is an innovative shoulder […]
Posted on 04. Jun, 2013 by Keith Alvendia.
Blackmagic sent us this PR and since we like to share, we thought you might want to know… Press Release: Arby’s New National Ad Campaign Shot on Blackmagic Cinema Camera Fremont, CA – June 3, 2013 – Blackmagic Design today announced that Glendale, CA based production and post house Fisher Film Works used Blackmagic Cinema […]
Posted on 03. Jun, 2013 by planetmitch.
Simple test to see if you can tell the difference between the Canon EOS 5D Mark III (oops!) Canon EOS 5D Mark II Magic Lantern RAW video and the Blackmagic Cinema Camera RAW video — see the description to understand the tests… and of course, you can vote on the forum post for this blog […]
Posted on 27. May, 2013 by planetmitch.
The second publicly viewable BlackMagic Pocket Cinema Camera video has been released by John Brawley and you can see it on his post: Shooting from the Hip Pocket This one includes some good shots with different lenses both indoors with plenty of skin tones to view up close, but it also has some good golden […]
Posted on 24. May, 2013 by planetmatt.
One of the immediate concerns about the Blackmagic Cinema Camera came from the internal, non-removable battery which lasts only 90 minutes. A good external power source is essential for any filmmaker and becomes absolutely mandatory when you cannot switch out batteries. I jumped at the opportunity to test my new BMCC and the Switronix PB70-BMCC […]
Posted on 15. May, 2013 by planetmitch.
In a post late yesterday, the cinema5D team posted a Canon EOS 5D Mark III Magic Lantern alpha vs. Blackmagic Cinema Camera short that will amaze you. Please make sure to read yesterday’s “Updates on the RAW video progress from Magic Lantern for the Canon EOS 5D Mark III” and “First Magic Lantern RAW video […]
Posted on 10. May, 2013 by planetmitch.
A lot of great shorts come in thru the planet5D videolog and this is one that I especially liked – “Tutto Metal Design :: Blackmagic Cinema Camera Artist Profile” – you can rate it on the videolog too! When I first saw this, I immediately knew it was shot on a Blackmagic Cinema Camera – […]
Posted on 02. May, 2013 by Keith Alvendia.
I posted this the other day on the planet5D HDSLRScoopNews page – but I really wanted everyone to have a chance to hear it… you know if you’ve been reading this blog, that I really admire Shane and what he’s willing to share with everyone – he doesn’t hold anything back. Listen to Shane tell […]
Posted on 18. Apr, 2013 by planetmitch.
The other day (well, ok, before NAB actually), I got a ping from Lionel Josh Lee (he goes by LJ) telling me of his ‘documentary/review’ of the Blackmagic Cinema Camera and I’ve just had a watch and it is indeed very interesting… Hi Mitch, a big fan of planet5D! This is LJ from LjFilms and […]