Some Blackmagic Production Camera 4K from Magnanimous Media… Blackmagic Production Camera 4k Promo – Magnanimous Media from Magnanimous Media on Vimeo. Rudy Rubio and Sarah Chandler took the Blackmagic Production Camera out for a test drive on a cloudy Janurary day. Actor: Jeremy Vranich Magnanimous… Read More
Zylight will showcase its current product line at CABSAT 2015 (Hall 2, Stand 208), which runs March 10-12 at the Dubai World Trade Centre. The company will demonstrate its F8 LED Fresnel, which collapses to less than four inches thick for easy transport, and its… Read More
From jerry.p… How to use Lanparte hand-held gimbal for smartphone and GoPro? from jerry.p on Vimeo. It's a tutorial to show customer how to use lanparte hand-held gimbal HHG-01 The HHG-01 is designed for smartphone and GoPro.The stability is great after our long time test… Read More
Easyrig have designed a new support system Gimbal Rig, aimed at cameramen using hand held Gimbal rigs. A modified vest has been designed with a wider front, fitting around the waist and over the hips. This new construction provides superior lower back support that allows… Read More
Blackmagic Design goes all 2.0 Here is what is involved… What’s new in Blackmagic Camera Utility 2.0 Blackmagic URSA Adds support for Apple ProRes 444 recording in 4K and HD Blackmagic Studio Camera 4K Performance improvements for optical fiber output Blackmagic Studio Camera Fixes an… Read More
Quick one for you… SMALLRIG Top Plate 1577 mounts to the top of your Red Epic and Scarlet cameras to provide a flat, mountable surface for RED and 3rd party accessories. For more: SmallRig.
While some have called the latest firmware update from DJI for their Inspire 1 Quadcopter the Anti-Garage Door Collision Update. Others have been left in no doubt that DJI want to shrug the Smug Guru that bombarded the launch and have issued an immediate firmware… Read More
From BeyondHD Helix with Red Dragon, filmed on SteadiSeg personal tracking vehicle from BeyondHD on Vimeo. We were at a small airport filming an amazing Gyrocopter using our Red Dragon, Letus Helix and SteadiSeg (all available from www.BeyondHD.tv) Across the bumpy grass, the SteadiSeg gave… Read More
Have a lazy $59,900 just laying around and maybe burning a hole in your pocket? Drop that neat 60k on a good old Technocrane 20 then. Truly an engineering feet, telescopic cranes like this Technocrane 20 not only give you the ability to raise and… Read More
From The Mill… Behind the Scenes: Marco Polo Title Sequence from The Mill on Vimeo. Mill+ co-director Ben Smith and co-director Bryce Wymer teamed up with Netflix to create the stunning title sequence for Marco Polo, a new original series for Netflix. Find out more… Read More
From Olivine Productions… Cinevate Morpheus – Handheld Stabilizer – BMPCC from Olivine Productions on Vimeo. Blackmagic Pocket Camera Cinevate Morpheus Stabilizer Cosmicar 12mm CCTV lens The amount of weight needed to offset a small lens (like my bastard Cosmicar lens) was quite hefty. I had… Read More
From Daniel Coolahan… FORD MUSTANG NYE 2014/15 from Daniel Coolahan on Vimeo.
From AbelCine… Sachtler recently introduced the SpeedLevel Clamp for its 100mm ball level heads. The unit ties down in typical fashion, however the two levers allow users to quickly reset the level for their camera. While shooting this video, the one thing that impressed me… Read More
From Visual Star Media… Brielle – “Avalanche” Behind The Scenes (Music Video) from Visual Star Media on Vimeo. Official behind the scenes look at MTV & Billboard Top 10 artist Brielle's new music video for her hit "Avalanche". Filmed with 5D3 Ninja Blade Specialty Equipment… Read More
From Remi Chapeaublanc… Nebula4000 real user test with a Sony A7s from Remi Chapeaublanc on Vimeo. Sony A7s and FE 35mm f/2.8 ZA with the Nebula4000 lite Gyroscope Gimbal stabilizer. XAVC-S 1080p25 at 1/50s f/2.8 3200iso S-Log2 profile with Rec-709 gamma LUT No post-production Musique… Read More
Panasonic has updated their VaticamCam 35 camera workflow page… Workflow Overview VariCam 35 has three unique features to accelerate post workflow: 1: Simultaneous recording of Master clip and Dailies, allows to save time and cost of post production. 2: In-Camera Color Grading Bulit-in color grading… Read More
From Zane Schwartz… Transient: Behind The Scenes from Zane Schwartz on Vimeo. Behind the Scenes of the Chapman Senior Thesis "Transient" directed by Brady Serwitz with the raw (uncolored) footage. Director of Photography: Zane Schwartz Camera: Red Dragon, Standard Speeds Support: DJI Ronin, Atlas Camera… Read More
From Anthony Furlong… Panasonic Toughpad Behind the Scenes from Anthony Furlong on Vimeo. Check out how our Rube Goldberg machine came to life
From Noah Clark… First day playing around with the new Black Magic URSA Camera. We already got it rigged up on the Steadicam to do a quick test of it’s green screen capabilities.
The Panavision camera assistant bag is all-new and ready for your Santa Sack.
From Vincent Follézou… Panasonic Varicam Vlog – graded vs ungraded 5000 iso from Vincent Follézou on Vimeo. Graded version of https://vimeo.com/113827573 by Emmanuel Pampuri vimeo.com/pampuri Quick grading using only curve in Adobe Première.
From Keypost Production… keypost showreel public v02 from Keypost production on Vimeo.
From Sony… Continuing our firmware development timeline, we are excited to announce Version 5.0 firmware for the F5, and F55. As has been the case with each firmware release, v5 implements powerful new features at no cost to the end user. In addition to new… Read More
From Atlas Camera Support… New Long Adjustable Webbing Strap for Atlas Camera Support from Michael Knowles on Vimeo. Here is a little video showing the benefits and how to use our new Long Adjustable Webbing Strap. New Long Adjustable Webbing Strap for Atlas Camera Support… Read More
From Cinematographie.info… Sony PXW-FS7 test/essais Cinematographie.info/Sony from Cinematographie.info on Vimeo. 1ers essais de la nouvelle caméra Sony PXW-FS7 par l'équipe de Cinematographie.info
A few tests of the Sony FS7 camera by the Lads from the ExtraShot Podcast… EP8 Test 1 – FS7 & F5 from extra shot on Vimeo. Sony FS7 & F5. Are they Indentical? EP8 Test 2 – C300 & FS7/F55 from extra shot on… Read More
From Variety… Q: How many Lights does it take to make a movie? A: Pretty much none. Cinematographer Yves Belanger and Variety awards editor Tim Gray on why “Wild” was shot almost entirely with natural light alone — and why Belanger’s biggest challenge on set… Read More
From Halfinchrails… Sony FS7 plywood screen shade from Halfinchrails. from Sam Morgan Moore on Vimeo. Halfinchrails CB1 screen shade for the Sony FS7 Camera. Find out more.. http://halfinchrails.com/rigs-and-kits/cb1-fs7-screenshade
The ARRI L7-C light has received a brightness increase. Advancements in LED technology have allowed the L7-C to be updated with a new light engine – Light Engine 2 – making it more than 25% brighter than previous versions. With this added punch, the L7-C… Read More
ARRI have announced a full complement of professional-quality accessories from its PCA range, specifically tailored to Sony’s PXW-FS7 camera. These accessories will be available individually, or in several competitively-priced sets, providing unrivalled reliability and compatibility with industry-standard tools. The ARRI Adapter Plate for Sony PXW-FS7… Read More
Convergent Design have commenced shipping the new flagship model of the Odyssey Family of Products, the Odyssey7Q+. The Odyssey7Q+ expands on the capabilities of its predecessor the Odyssey7Q, while maintaining all of the functionality, performance and ease of use. The Odyssey7Q+ can capture 4K and… Read More
Out of Korea comes a company by the name of COM.PACT with their multi-coloured tiny camera slider called the Square Slider. The Square Slider comes in three flavours, the Square Slider, the Square Slider L, and the Square Slider S. Plus the sliders come in… Read More
From Wilkinson UK… Check out the art of shaving in this quirky ad from Wilkinson Sword Men. This features men getting a smooth comfortable shave and sporting shaving designs for moustaches, beards, sideburns, hair and body. It was created to inspire guys to do a… Read More
From SPOOKEDtv… DEAD STILL (Syfy) BTS1 from SPOOKEDtv on Vimeo. Dead Still (Behind The Scenes part 1 of 3). The story behind the film. Starring Ben Browder & Ray Wise. A Booth Brothers Film. Dead Still premieres October 6th 9/8c on Syfy. Copyright 2014 Dead… Read More
From Cinevate… Lock Block – HDMI Cable Lock from Cinevate on Vimeo. For more info visit cinevate.com/lockblock. The Lock Block is a compact and affordable way to protect and manage your HDMI, audio and power cables. Avoid losing your connection, costly HDMI port repairs and… Read More
From Altera… Demo of HDMI 2.0 4Kp60 fully integrated on FPGA
From Altera… Transporting 8K over 12G SDI made possible by Intopix TICO Light Compression
From Altera… Discussion of future 8K HEVC solutions
From Altera… demo of Real-time 4K60fps HEVC encoder on Altera FPGA
From Altera… Altera demonstrates 12G Multi-rate SDI transporting up to 4K60 video
One that slipped through the nets was that BenQ dropped the SW2401PT 14-bit 3D LUT monitor… BenQ announced the world wide launch of its latest monitor creation: the SW2401PT. Feature-packed with a 24” QHD (2560×1440) display, 99% Adobe RGB color space, IPS technology, Hardware Calibration,… Read More
From Alan Besedin… Canon FD 50mm F1.4 + Zhongyi Lens Turbo II Focal Reducer | TEST VIDEO from Alan Besedin on Vimeo. http://www.vintagelensesforvideo.com/canon-fd-50mm-f1-4-zhongyi-lens-turbo-ii-focal-reducer/ Canon FD 50mm F1.4 on Ebay: http://goo.gl/UmZSK9 Zhongyi Lens Turbo II on Ebay: http://goo.gl/BQgDhT I have over 100 (and growing) vintage lenses… Read More
From Visual Effects Company… Found studio teamed up with VCCP to create a television commercial for Hiscox Insurance, however this was not your standard ad. Their brief was to utilise their projection mapping expertise but with a residential house as our canvas. We are pleased… Read More
Vantage have presented the new Hawk V-Plus Vintage´74 Front Anamorphic Zoom Lens 45-90mm/T 2.9, giving cinematographers all the versatility and advantages of a zoom while delivering the same performance and look as Vintage´74 primes. This new zoom lens required two years of testing and is… Read More
From Johnnie Walker… As the world looks back on the year that was, Johnnie Walker looks forward to the year ahead. Here’s to the next step. Here’s to #2015. #KeepWalking.
From DJI… DJI – Behind the Scenes of “Open Your Eyes” from DJI on Vimeo. Learn how the DJI short film “Open Your Eyes” was shot in one day using the DJI Ronin and Spreading Wings S900. Director Sheldon Schwartz discusses the shoot and inspiration… Read More
From Stefan Czech… Atomos Shogun meets Sony A7S in 4k – Teaser for upcoming review from Stefan Czech on Vimeo. This is a short teaser for the upcoming review of the new Atomos Shogun 4k recorder. Stefan Czech will show how this monitor/recorder make the… Read More
From Jeromy Young CEO of Atomos… With the original launch date now passing, I felt it was important to personally address where we are at with the release of Shogun. In terms of hardware, we have closely monitored the build of the first production units… Read More
DitoGear Spinn360 from Dito Gear on Vimeo. DitoGear™ Spinn360 is a new motion-controlled turntable supporting payloads up to 100kg. It allows for precise motion control across live-action cinematography, VFX, timelapse and stop-motion animation. Spinn360 can be controlled with all DitoGear™ motion controllers and integrates with… Read More
Panasonic has announced the availability of the new AJ-PG50 field recorder, the first to support the AVC-ULTRA codec. With microP2 card compatibility, a variety of professional interfaces and diverse networking abilities, the PG50 is an ideal solution for backup recording, monitoring, previewing, file copying and… Read More