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Now that the 2015 NAB show in Las Vegas is over it’s time to do some coverage! Starting on April 17th and going until the end of the month I will be doing a spotlight on what was good at the show. Each day I’ll focus on something new or… Source: Post NAB 2015 Spotlight: […]
There has been a lot of focus and attention on the new Blackmagic URSA Mini and its abilities, such as a 15 stop dynamic range, well thought out ergonomics and lighter weight than the full size URSA. However one of its hidden talents may also be one of the most ground breaking, especially given the […]
Source: Pro Video Coalition – NAB 2015: Litepanels Caliber System by Brian Hallett
What Is The CamDolly Cinema System? The CamDolly Cinema System is 5-in-1 dolly system for film and videomakers. You can convert CamDolly between five different dolly modes: ride-on track dolly, ride-on doorway dolly, heavy-duty slider, tabletop dolly, and a 360° orbit dolly. This flexibility comes from the dolly being entirely modular, making it easy to […]
Source: Pro Video Coalition – PVC at NAB 2015: Rampant Design Helps Post Professionals Do Their Job by Jeremiah Karpowicz
The only company that comes close to the ubiquity of Arri lights on professional sets is Mole Richardson, and at NAB this year, the company showed off several new powerful LED fixtures. Joe Marine went to investigate: https://youtu.be/QGz7GLInnD8 Source: A New Relatively Affordable LED Fixture, a Soft Light, & More from Mole Richardson
https://youtu.be/iMiLIiPG68c Shape, the Canadian-based camera rig manufacturer, has always been right on top of creating solid rigs for cameras of all shapes and sizes. At NAB this year, they’re showcasing two new rigs for the extremely popular Sony FS7 and the Atomos Shogun monitor/recorder. Source: Meet Shape’s New Customizable Rigs for the Sony FS7 and […]
The term “game-changer” gets thrown around a lot at trade shows like NAB. More often than not, the products adorned with that lovely piece of marketing slang fail to live up to it. However, Redrock Micro’s new focus pulling system, simply called H?LO, might very well change the focus pulling game for the […]
Unique shots with the Sony X180: an image that seemingly keeps the same exposure but the depth of field changes as the aperture is adjusted. Source: Unique Shots with Sony’s New Electronic Fader ND / Aperture Function – NAB 2015 | cinema5D
For cinematographers working with larger lenses, the Z720 ringlight from F&V might be a great addition to your lighting kit. With a diameter of 290mm, the Z720 can be used with larger sized lenses. Not only that, but F&V accessories, including their portable softbox, allow the ringlight to be multifunctional. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EqA2qzy7SYQ Source: F&V’s New […]
https://vimeo.com/124697121 https://vimeo.com/124697120 At NAB yesterday, Joe Marine caught up with Mike Wagner of Arri to discuss the new Sky Panels. https://youtu.be/xFlqSBMktDY Source: Arri’s New SkyPanel LEDs Offer Beautiful Soft Light & Incredible Versatility
Sound Devices is known for their excellent sound recorders and mixers, but they’ve also been producing external monitor/recorders for the last few years. Source: New Sound Devices PIX-E External Recorders Have 1080p Screens & Can Capture 4K
While GoPros shoot great action footage, there’s some effects you may want that can only be achieved through filters. Fotodiox offers a filter set and mount Source: Fotodiox’s GoTough Filters Add More Image Control to Your GoPro | Filmmaker Magazine
Source: News Shooter | Is it a gimbal? is it a Steadicam? no its SteadXP – amazing sensor and software based stabilisation shown working with Panasonic GH4
Rokinon has announced another lens to its affordable manual focus lens line. The 100mm Macro will be available in both Standard and Cine form Source: Samyang / Rokinon 100mm Macro Cine T3.1 | cinema5D
We recently did a quick poll here on the blog and if our audience is any indication shooting 4K video is not there yet. But early adopters (manufacturer and shooters alike) are starting to use 4K capable cameras and it is time to start comparing some of the consumer/prosumer models out there. In this showdown Tony […]
The Movo Magic Ball Multi has 16 – 3/8? female threads, 6 rods each with multiple 1/4? & 3/8? holes and a set of 1/4-20 to 3/8 adapters.
The Smartslider Reflex claims to be the first slider to employ a fluid drag system.
In recent years, Sigma has won over photographers and filmmakers alike with their high-quality Art lineup of lenses. Sigma recently announced a new addition to that lineup, one that is sure to please lovers of wide-angle lenses the world over. It’s the Sigma 24mm f/1.4 DG HSM, and like the other two high speed primes […]
The mLogic mTape LTO-6 System might just be the archival solution you’ve been looking for.
We’ve been looking forward to the new Sony 28-135mm F/4 zoom lens for quite a while now.
Filmmakers who are looking to take advantage of the Nikon D750’s advanced video capabilities, Nikon is now offering the D750 Filmmaker’s Kit.
The Flex-Tilt Head looks like the perfect little problem solver that can easily live in your kit.