Posts Tagged ‘follow focus’

May
19
2014

Andra Motion Focus system – A Hybrid Between Motion Capture System and Remote Focus Pulling System

There was a lot of interest in this Andra Motion Focus system at NAB (and we posted a video or two) but in case you missed it, here's a good overview from Matt Allard via Newsshooter.com[adrotate group="6"] Introducing the Andra Motion Controlled Follow Focus System:…
Apr
23
2014

The Canon Digital Learning Center Offers Useful Tools for Creative Wedding Professionals

If you've ever shot a wedding, you know the pressure to capture the key moments is intense. You may as well run and hide if you miss any of those one-of-a-kind happenings; you're in deep doo-doo unless you get them all. Professional shooter Joe Simon…
Apr
10
2014

ikan Wireless Follow Focus, Monitors & Tripods – NAB 2014 from NextWaveDV

planet5D is partnering with nextwaveDV.com to bring you coverage from the NAB 2014 show floor. We’ve worked with Tony and Sean for years and they do an excellent job of providing quality interviews from NAB and we’re thrilled to be sharing their show floor interviews…
Jan
28
2014

Testing the FocusMaker with Canon 5D MkIII

We've told you about several inexpensive focus assist devices (also called follow focus) and here's one that I think I've mentioned before but can't remember. The FocusMaker has a much larger 'body' than many of the others, but it is designed that way specifically to…
Dec
5
2013

DSLRSolutions Ultra-Simple Follow Focus Review

The folks at DSLRSolutions.net sent me their latest Ultra-simple follow focus for an early preview. The short review: if you're looking for a simple inexpensive focus assist for your DSLR (this works for photographers too!), this one is almost perfect for your needs. It adjusts…
Nov
29
2013

*UPDATED BIG Black Friday Deals – Teradek, Rigwheels, edelkrone, B&H – several not seen!

We've gathered several filmmaking / camera gear Black Friday deals you probably haven't seen yet... scroll down to see specials from Schiller's Camera Teradek Rigwheels edelkrone Red Giant Jag35 B&H [adrotate group="6"] [adrotate group="9"] Check out these great Black Friday deals! Schillers Take advantage of…
Nov
27
2013

DSLRSolutions Ultra-Simple Follow Focus announcement

We've shown you the DSLR Solutions follow focus before (see this post) but they've just made it even better! The new unit is called the DSLR Solutions Ultra-Simple Follow Focus and we've not only got all the info below, but we have one of these…
Jun
26
2013

DSLR Solutions Camera Rig – a new idea on DSLR support

We're very proud to be selected to host the exclusive planet wide announcement of the new DSLR Solutions Camera Rig! DSLR Solution's first product that we've covered was a simple follow focus (which I still use now and then when I need something simple and…
Dec
27
2012

Save up to 50% at this huge Redrock Micro end of year sale!

Redrock Micro is having its first ever End-of-Year Blowout sale on some of its most popular gear. These end of year deals combine popular products into bundles at 25, 35, even 50% off regular price. If you have been eyeing a DSLR rig, microFollowFocus, microMattebox, nano DSLR…
Dec
20
2012

Control your HDSLR with Wirelessly and via USB with the new K-Circle

Ever wanted to wirelessly (or even wired) remotely control your HDSLR? While there might be several options out there, this new one called the K-Circle from our friends at lockCircle looks pretty darn cool. It is nice to have the option of being able to…