Posts Tagged ‘blackmagic cinema camera’

Jul
23
2014

cinema@planet5D is back! Hand picked awesome videos

Yes, it is true! The cinema@planet5D is back! Our cinema section was very popular or year or two ago, and with the failed switch to the "videolog" and the forums, the cinema site was shut down for a while. [adrotate group="6"] I continue to see…
Jul
17
2014

GH4 vs Blackmagic for Chroma Keying: GH4 Wins According to Video Alchemy’s Paul Shillito

What begins as a very clear and impressive comparison of the GH4 and Blackmagic Cinema Camera for chroma key work (man, the guy knows how to work with After Effects AND create an appropriate test bed) quickly becomes a larger assessment. [adrotate group="6"] Not only…
Jul
2
2014

Blackmagic Design Releases Major Software Update, Blackmagic Camera Update 1.8

Blackmagic Camera Update 1.8 is now available for download free of charge and updates all Blackmagic Design cameras including the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera (BMPCC), the 2.5K Blackmagic Cinema Camera (BCC) and the Blackmagic Production Camera 4K (BPC). [adrotate group="6"]This update is based on a…
Apr
16
2014

Blackmagic Explains Development of Firmware Updates for Blackmagic Cinema Camera and Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera

Recently, Blackmagic has been getting some heat from customers because they continue to release new products, but in the eyes of existing customers, they are feeling a bit left out as there are still issues with the current firmware versions on existing products.[adrotate group="6"] Blackmagic…
Mar
21
2014

Hot! (bad pun) Blackmagic Cinema Camera ingnites during shoot!

We found this last night and wanted to post immediately but we also wanted to check some facts first... Forest Gibson reported just the other day that his 6 month[adrotate group="6"] old Blackmagic Cinema Camera started smoking during a shoot in his apartment and provided…
Mar
5
2014

Can You Guess Which Blackmagic Cams Were Used in this “Generation Young” Music Video?

How good are you at spotting the looks of the three Blackmagic cameras? Hint: all three (Blackmagic Design Production Camera 4K, Blackmagic Cinema Camera, and the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera) were used in the making of this music video.[adrotate group="6"] Dave Murray (Director/Editor) and DP…
Jan
25
2014

3 Puppets, Blackmagic Cinema, Pocket, and DaVinci Star in Music Video

Let's face it, for the money the Blackmagic Cinema Camera is a killer camera. Add the sub-$1,000 Pocket Cinema Camera and DaVinci Resolve 10 and you have a powerful workflow. This music video by the band Spiderbait follows three puppets around gritty Melbourne, Australia and…
Dec
19
2013

Very first Blackmagic Production Camera 4K footage arrives! How does it hold up?

Grant Petty of Blackmagic Design has released the first 4k footage from the new Blackmagic Production Camera 4K. You can grab a copy directly from Blackmagic's website but be warned it is a 10gb download! [adrotate group="6"] [adrotate group="9"] Noam Kroll has taken the 4k…
Dec
16
2013

Metabones Speedboosters turn Blackmagic Cinema Cameras into MFT category killers

The pros and cons of Blackmagic Cinema Cameras just swung solidly toward the pros column. Quelling many objections (the Cons), this Cinema5D article New Blackmagic Camera Specific Metabones Speedboosters shows how the game is changed for Blackmagic Cinema Cameras - including the Pocket version. The…
Nov
15
2013

Comparative Test of 8 Top Cameras

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…