Via Cine- School… Michael Cioni compares various ISO settings including a very impressive 5000 and 10,000 ISO.
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 Smart Inc… Cobs TVCs Behind The Scenes from SMART Inc on Vimeo.
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 Fenchel & Janisch… Working with the Konova Jib J2 from Fenchel & Janisch on Vimeo. Moritz Janisch from Fenchel & Janisch presents the Konova Jib J2 which is a new camera crane and the follow-up of the Slider Jib J1 which we reviewed in… Read More
From Atlas Camera Support… 2Rod with Atlas new long adjustable strap and quick release attachment from Michael Knowles on Vimeo. Here is a little video showing the benefits and how our new long adjustable velcro strap works. For more: Atlas Camera Support.
From SkyGlide… Balancing Pitch SkyGlide – Christmas Edition from Sky-Glide on Vimeo. Balancing Yaw SkyGlide – Christmas Edition from Sky-Glide on Vimeo. Balancing Roll SkyGlide – Christmas Edition from Sky-Glide on Vimeo. Instaling Battery SkyGlide – Christmas Edition from Sky-Glide on Vimeo. Charging Batteries for… 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 Patryk Kizny… You know DitoGear: Rebirth from Patryk Kizny on Vimeo. Viewing notes: • Secure 15 minutes of uninterrupted time. • Put it fullscreen. Sit back and relax • Please feel encouraged to share. We need audience and you can help.Media Pack: Film-related media,… 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 Sony… Firmware Version 1.10 for the FS7 camera. Ver. 1.1 brings improved sensitivity of the iris control, simplified Video Signal Monitor and LUT selection. It also adds [S-Gamut/S-Log2 Gamma] colour grading space to the Cine EI menu and associated LUT to the Video Out… Read More
From Blue Planet… Here is my thinking of the big problem on Nikon D750. You can see a lot of good reviews out there, but nobody will tell you the real thing about the big problem. For me professional photographer, in my opinion it 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 SOAK… Amira Camera Test & Grade: Colour from SOAK on Vimeo. Shot and Directed By: Matt Marek & Jamie Tiernay Shot in under 2hrs with just three of us. We wanted to test our new camera with no lights, no tripod and no supports.… Read More
From Cinegears… Cinegears Wireless Follow Focus Multi Axis Lens Control System Installation Guide part 1 from Cinegears on Vimeo. Cinegears Wireless Follow Focus Multi Axis Lens Control System Installation Guide A great wireless follow focus for RED, RED Epic, Blackmagic URSA, SONY FS7, SONY FS700… Read More
From IE Photo Rentals… The Varavon Birdycam 2 is the newest version of Varavon’s affordable 3-axis gimbal camera stabilizer. It offers a great variety of use for most DSLR filmmakers. The Birdycam is geared towards filmmakers with a smaller rig since it does have a… Read More
From Cinegears… Cinegears Wireless Follow Focus Single Axis Lens Control System Review from Cinegears on Vimeo. Cinegears Wireless Follow Focus Single Axis Lens Control System Review A great wireless follow focus for RED, RED Epic, Blackmagic URSA, SONY FS7, SONY FS700 etc. See more :… Read More
From Marshall Electronics… Admiral Video has an alternative to dealing with the difficulties of using a GoPro for “Live TV” production. Based on the new Marshall CV500-MB2 camera, this system improves on every aspect of the traditional low cost POV Camera. Full-HD 2MP Mini-Broadcast Camera… Read More
From GFILM… HOW TO USE WIRE CAM (VARAVON) from GFILM on Vimeo. Director GEFF Agency GFILM Production Company GFILM THE COMMERCIAL PART Client VARAVON / MOHENIC GARAGES CONCEPT DYNAMIC / MANUAL MUSIC Bagagee Viphex13 – padak padak DATE & PLACE 2014.12 KOREA PAJU VARAVON WIRE… Read More
From Reflect Entertainment… A montage of classic films Panavision has been a part of over the last 60 years. With a twist. Congratulations Panavision.
From Evan Silver, Director… ESPN | DISNEY – Making of video from Evan Silver on Vimeo. Go behind the scenes with ESPN's Lee Corso and see the magic behind the commercial he starred in taped at the Magic Kingdom Park.
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 Sony… Sony — Script to Screen from SonyElectronics on Vimeo. From the lenses on the studio lot to the TV in your living room, Sony is there at every step of the entertainment experience. http://Sony.com/BeMoved
From Sony… Shooting in 4K with David McLain and the a7S (1) from SonyElectronics on Vimeo. Behind the Scenes with National Geographic photographer and filmmaker, David McLain, as he captures the beauty and culture of Brazil during the World Cup with the Sony a7S Mirrorless… 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
by Yara Travieso… TILL I HURT YOU – BEHIND THE SCENES – Directed by Yara Travieso from Yara Travieso on Vimeo.
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
From Driving Sports TV… Sony A7S vs A77II SLT XAVC-S 1080p Comparison from Driving Sports TV on Vimeo. We have both these cameras, and considering the A77II's recent 2.0 firmware update (which added XAVC-S encoding) a comparison was in order. We tried to make this… Read More
From HP… “M&E: Video Production/Editing” “Z Workstations” “HP Performance Monitors/DreamColor” David Fincher’s Gone Girl builds first 6K feature film pipeline with HP Z Workstations. Learn more about the most advanced technical workflow of any film ever produced.
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
From Emmanuel Pampuri… Translated from French to English: Varicam S35 4K – 5000 ISO – ungraded footage from Emmanuel Pampuri on Vimeo. We were fortunate to have the Varicam S35 4K to make Friday night tests. With the help of Marion Casabianca, Emma and Isabelle… Read More
From Chicago Bears (NFC North – NFL)… The Chicago Bears recently used the Panasonic VariCam HS camera on the Sounds of the Game: Jeremiah Ratliff video. Sadly it’s uploaded at 360p, but at least it’s up. Chicago Bears Network had defensive tackle Jeremiah Ratliff Mic’d… Read More
THX have announced a new 4K interconnect certification program designed for HDMI cables capable of supporting HDMI 2.0 bandwidth requirements and beyond. THX testing is designed to complement that of HDMI Authorized Testing Centers and only products that satisfy HDMI compliance requirements are eligible for… Read More
From Pacific Motion Control… Shot on location at a school in LA, and at the LA zoo. All of the shots at the school were done with the Impala and all of the zoo shots were with the Bogey dolly. The commercial was shot on… Read More
From Andy Matthews, ACM Productions … Just a quick little review on the SYRP Magic Carpet 2.6″ Slider. The Magic Carpet is a simple, elegant and durable slider for producing silky smooth professional tracking movements. Beautifully designed and engineered with you in mind, it’s the… Read More
From Framestore… Our latest project is without a doubt the biggest we have ever taken on, pulling in every department in every Framestore location worldwide. Made for one of our most important but also most secretive clients, Project X has been under wraps for months… Read More