Posts Tagged ‘digital’

Dec
24
2013

Film Vs. Digital Video – can you tell the difference? I’ll bet you can’t!

Our friend Joey Shanks sent us this interesting comparison as a test of your skills of seeing whether you can tell the difference between digital and film and that's not even broaching the topic of which is better! Trying to figure that out would be…
Jun
28
2013

DEFY G2 3-axis camera gimbal pre-orders start soon!

For those of you who saw the post "Can the DEFY 3-axis camera gimbal be a low priced MōVI for the rest of us?" and got all hot and bothered, good news, Defy has announced pre-orders will begin on July 9th - and they've posted…
Jun
20
2013

Can the DEFY 3-axis camera gimbal be a low priced MōVI for the rest of us?

Ever since the MōVI was announced, there's been a huge interest in 3 axis gimbal filmmaking devices and the "DEFY" from Relentless is about to be launched! And we've got some "test" footage to share with you. We've been chatting with Drew Janes of Relentless…
Apr
5
2013

How do you revolutionize camera movement? Freefly System’s MoVI M10 handheld gimbal

Freefly Systems has just announced what they are saying will 'revolutionize the possibilities for camera movement' - the MoVI M10 is a 3-axis digital stabilized camera gimbal that is ready to change the way you shoot movies. Here it is... [caption id="attachment_26708" align="aligncenter" width="535"] Freefly…
Jun
24
2011

Anatomy of the lighting for a T-Mobile ad shot in an elevator with a Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Art Adams has written a detailed article over on ProVideoCoalition about how they lit a T-Mobile ad shot in an elevator with a Canon EOS 5D Mark II. It is an interesting read if you want to know what it is like having to do…
Jun
20
2011

An open source light – want to help build it?

Here's an interesting idea: open source lighting - sure you've heard of open source software and now, here's a project from Rift Labs where they're trying to get new photographic lighting built for photographers and movie makers - with the main use being video with…
Mar
14
2011

Easy conversion of your old 8mm film to digital with the Canon EOS 5D Mark II

James Miller sent us his "quick guide on how to get 8mm footage direct to sensor on the Canon EOS 5D Mark II" which is pretty cool if you've got a bunch of old 8mm films (maybe old family movies) that you'd like to convert…
Sep
17
2010

Happy 2nd Birthday Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Canon EOS 5D Mark II (reviews) is two years old! My how time flies! Believe it or not, today is the second anniversary of the announcement of the Canon EOS 5D Mark II! It was on this day the rumors were finally true and we…
Feb
11
2010

HDSLR output-what does a colorist do?

This morning, while out surfing for news, I bumped into this very interesting video from a digital colorist that highlights before and after video from a Canon EOS 5D Mark II (and another camera but what do we care about that? Ha!). I found it…