Matthew Duclos from Duclos Lenses has posted an in depth look at the Canon CN-E prime series of lenses. Matthew spoke with Ryan Kamata, Sr Specialist, Business Planning and Larry Thorpe, senior fellow, Professional Engineering & Solutions division of Canon U.S.A. and then hit up… Read More
The Lume Cube is a tiny little 1.5″cube light that pumps out a heavy 1,500 Lumens. The Lume Cube works with iPhone, Android and GoPro or any Camera. We made Lume Cube to help photographers, videographers and iPhoneographers capture scenes and memories after dark. It’s… Read More
From AbelCine… This year at CCW, Switronix highlighted the new HyperCore Gold batteries at their booth, and I was able to stop by and get a closer look. Product Specialist Jose Flores was nice enough to give me a walkthrough of the batteries, which are… Read More
Hurricane Wheels Brushless Gimbal Interface MK2 is now a simpler and improved version of the MKI version. The Hurricane Wheels Brushless Gimbal Interface MK2 now integrates a transmitter module into the system. This led to a complete new design, which is a bit larger than… Read More
Zylight unveiled the F8-U, a black light version of its popular LED Fresnel, at Live Design International (LDI) 2014 in Las Vegas, Nev. The new light, which offers a continuously adjustable beam angle (16-70 degrees), will be demonstrated in the USHIO America booth (1451) during… Read More
Cooke Optics have announced that Zeiss is the latest manufacturer to join the /i Technology partnership, pledging to build support for the /i Technology protocol into its products. In addition Canon, which joined the /i Technology partnership in April this year, has built /i support… Read More
Happy Birthday Genustech store… The webstore is one year old and the Birthday celebrations are on Genustech with a price drop on their most popular product. The Genustech Eclipse Fader ND filter 77mm is now $145. Down from $175 with free shipping worldwide. 77mm Genustech… Read More
From supermodding K100 16mm Turrett cameras to make the Coatwolf I and Coatwolf II cameras, to flame throwers and cars with in car whiskey dispensers… Oh and of course that Bellflower movie, Evan Glodell and the Coatwolf crew have a track record of making things… Read More
From Kinefinity… The Colours of Culture: Bali Island shoot offers up some Kinefinity KineMAX 6K prototype camera DNG frame grabs for you to download and play with. Screen grabs of the… 6K CinemaDNG by KineStation from 6K KRW, Screenshot of DNG, No Grading. The Colours… Read More
Sony have released the α7 II (ILCE-7M2), the next in the α7 series of interchangeable-lens models and the world’s first camera with optical 5-axis image stabilization designed for a full-frame image sensor. The camera offers outstanding image quality in a compact size and light build,… Read More
From Blackmagic Design… Major updates to the URSA camera are 80 fps 4K recording, 3:1 compressed RAW, frame guides, slow-mo playback, CFast formatting, scrolling menus. Fremont, CA – November 20, 2014 – Blackmagic Design today announced Blackmagic Camera 1.9.9, a major software update with multiple… Read More
The LED Flyer is the first ready-to-go LED boom light kit built to satisfy the stringent demands of camera and lighting professionals shooting video, cine and news production. Manufactured in Denmark by BB&S, this highly portable kit provides for rapid setup soft lighting, especially valuable… Read More
From CrumplePop… A quick 3-minute video, where CrumplePop take a look at how Koji DSLR can be used to improve the image quality of your DSLR footage in Final Cut Pro X. Watch how Koji DSLR magically improves 5 different clips shot on Canon 5D… Read More
AJA Video Systems have announced that Quantel is adopting AJA Corvid 88 as the video I/O platform for the new Quantel Pablo Rio 8K colour correction and finishing system. Corvid 88 is the latest in AJA’s family of products designed for integration into solutions offered… Read More
From Penny Dreadful… The cast and crew of discuss creating all the stunts and action sequences on Penny Dreadful.
AJA Video Systems have announced that the company has started accepting orders for the new CION production camera, with an anticipated initial ship date by the end of December. CION is both ergonomic and lightweight with unparalleled connectivity, and is capable of shooting at 4K/UltraHD… Read More
The SteadyGim15 3-axis brushless gimbal camera rig has foldable handlebars which also serve as a gimbal stand for the rig. All for just $649.25 The SteadyGim15 is a carbob fiber tube structure’s gimbal,the feature of the gimbal is the foldable handlebar which can stand up… Read More
Oh dearie, dearie me… It looks like The Ponce Brothers have opened up a B-Roll Emporium. Reporters Anthony and Dan Ponce have a back up career plan. In B-ROLL. Via WGN News.
IO Industries will show their new 4KSDI camera for the first time in Japan at InterBEE 2014 in Hall 5, Booth 5203. The 4KSDI is a single-piece 4K/UHD camera head with 3G/HD-SDI outputs for connection to separate recorders and monitors. It features a Super-35mm global… Read More
ARRI have dropped the first pics of new gear from the ARRI PCA division for the Sony FS7 camera… For more: ARRI.
ARRI ask… Any interest in #@ARRI_PCA accessories for the AJA #Cion camera? For more: ARRI.
From Preston Kanak… The Evolution of an Artist – Behind the Scenes from Preston Kanak on Vimeo.
PMG Multirotors has introduced its newest addition to the aerial cinema market, the Recon: OCTO. An eight armed aerial platform capable of holding up to a 25+lb payload for a max flight time of over 20+ minutes. The Recon: OCTO is custom fabricated in three… Read More
Ryan Avery should know a thing or two about camera lenses having worked for Filmtools, and Samy’s Camera, as well as being a former Sales Manager at Schneider Optics. Ryan has now branched out on his own with his company Convergence Products Inc which already… Read More
FOR-A Company Limited will exhibit a range of its 4K compatible solutions at this week’s Inter BEE 2014 show, including: camera, frame rate converter, video switcher, multi viewer and signal processing equipment. The company will also display video archiving, virtual system, camera and file-based technology… Read More
From Sony… 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 Camera. For more: Sony.
From Ian Norman… A timelapse tutorial shooting the Milky Way with Dynamic Perception timelapse rig and a Sony a7S camera. This tutorial will take you through the entire process of shooting a professional motion timelapse of the Milky Way from planning to settings, shooting, processing… Read More
From Reel Vision Productions… Behind the scenes vision of all the gear used on the recent television commercial for the 2014 edition Suzuki Swift car. Suzuki Swift BTS TVC 2014 from Reel Vision on Vimeo.
From Ingenuity Engine… The visual effects before and after from Ingenuity Engine used on the Taylor Swift video “Blank Space” Taylor Swift – Blank Space Breakdown from Ingenuity Engine on Vimeo.
GoPro- Behind the Adventure Of Wild Mustangs from GoPro- ChrisEditing on Vimeo. The third episode of the HERO4: Behind the Adventure series. New episode every week. GoPro Media Team members, Mario Callejas and Trenton Pasic, give us a first-hand look at what it took to… Read More
From Photografica… Filming through a Nikkor 6mm fisheye with a Nikon D4s. See every built-in filter in the Nikkor 6mm lens. Watch the video to get a 220 degree picture view. Ebay : http://www.ebay.com/itm/Nikon-Fisheye
Cooke Anamorphic Test -Toronto – Jeremy Benning,CSC – 1920×1080 from Cooke Optics on Vimeo. Shot with Arri Alexa Camera Credits: Written and Directed by Francis Luta Directors of Photography: Jeremy Benning csc and Adam Marsden csc Man one: Jay grant Man two: Russell Bennett Steadicam:… Read More
From Magnanimous Media, a car mount demonstration … Rudy Rubio took the Giottos Suction Cup Mount and the Matthews MASTER Car Mount out for a little test spin. Watch and learn as he assembles each mount and demonstrates there proper use and functionality! For more:… Read More
The Nebula 4000 Lite 3-AXIS Stabilizer in one of those stock standard chicken head style tests in front of the mirror. For more: http://filmpower.com
KAMKOP Action Jib & Cablecam | Kickstarter Showreel from KAMKOP on Vimeo. SAVE THE DATE: Kickstarter campaign will be launched on December 6th!
ZenSlider under the water from ZenSlider on Vimeo. Just a few test to check how a slider camera movement looks underwater. Also curious about how ZenSlider performs in a wet environment :) Visit http://ZenSlider.com