What’s not to love about Digital Sputnik LED lights flying? Helicam + Digital Sputnik LED -system from Helicam Services Oy on Vimeo. http://helicam.aero http://www.digitalsputnik.com Thanks: Cineunit, Mart Sard, Roald Sinissaar Intuitive Aerial and Digital Sputnik Digital Sputnik LED System and Intuitive Arial Drone in desert… Read More
From QUARTER4… Behind The Scenes – 2015 LSU Basketball Intro Video from QUARTER4 on Vimeo. A behind the scenes look at Quarter4 Media's production of the 2015 LSU Basketball Intro Video. Behind the scenes footage provide by LSU Media Productions – the exclusive marketing and… Read More
For those playing Pub Trivia the answer to the question: “How many companies legally are allowed to fly unmanned aircraft systems UAV’s commercially in The United Sates of America?” is 16! So there must be a hell of a lot of folks out there breaking… Read More
Came TV have what they have called the CAME-MINI 3-axis brushless gimbal camera rig coming out. The CAME-MINI simply drops the handles off to place the unit on a UAV if required. For more: Came TV.
Say do you by perchance have a lazy $230,000 laying around for the ultra rare Leitz Canada f. Leica R 5/600 mm Apo-Telyt Prototype Unicum lens? For an extra $40 it will be posted to you worldwide! If you live in the EU then you… Read More
From Rick Young… Shooting with Blackmagic URSA from Rick Young on Vimeo. Out on the streets, testing URSA to see how this camera shapes up. This is a production camera, designed for crews, yet also one person can command this camera. So what's it like… 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
From Cinevate… GoPro Dolly – Morpheus from Cinevate on Vimeo. Here's how to get a circular dolly shot with a GoPro, using the Morpheus Dolly. The Morpheus works with all GoPro models, Smartphones, and small cameras. For more info visit cinevate.com/morpheus
The Camera Store TV have filmed with the Sony FS700 camera for over two years. The Sony FS7 camera arrived and The Camera Store TV Mob take a very close look at the features and design of what may become their new TCSTV camera.
From adhesivo1138… and bonus videos: ARRI Amira vs Sony F35 Unscientific stuff, but hey…
The XDCA-FS7 is an extension unit that attaches to the back of the FS7 camera, providing inputs and outputs, as well as the ability to export RAW for external recording. In addition, the XDCA-FS7 extension contains a codec board that enables ProRes 422 recording internally… Read More
Panasonic has announced a free firmware upgrade for its popular AJ-PX270 P2 HD handheld that incorporates a new codec (AVC-Intra Class200), full HD streaming and automatic contents transfer, and new recording formats, all enhancing production and remote news gathering. These upgrades are available for downloading… Read More
DitoGear have put together a three part tutorial on advanced product cinematography using their Evolution Motion Control gear. Part 1 – Advanced Product Cinematography with Evolution Motion Control from Dito Gear on Vimeo. Introduction – Quick overview of the tutorial contents and the equipment used.… Read More
From Kessler… Mounting a Camera To Your Slider from Kessler Crane on Vimeo. Kessler sliders were designed to fit many different styles of shooting and for a variety of applications. This video is an overview of some of the more common ways you can mount… 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
The Australian company that produces the Go2X, Gyromatic have slipped out a little sneak peek on a run and gun brushless gimbal camera rig they have called the Honeybadger… So here is the Honeybadger .. and it’s real… first in the world like it ..… Read More
From Tested and ECUwise… At CES 2015, we check out the Ora X4 Pro, a ready-to-fly quadcopter with optional gimbaled camera. Ora is made by Hubsan, who we’re familiar with as the makers of our favorite entry-level nano quads. The Ora tries to stand out… Read More
From Arnaud Ly Van Manh… BTS "Freakency" High Tone Feat Oddateee / Single Sequence Shot / Mōvi M10 from Arnaud Ly Van Manh on Vimeo. Behind the scene in first person view, of High Tone feat Oddateee "Freakency" shot in one single sequence with our… Read More
Looks like a Mob called GimbalProz are about to go for a crowd funding campaign for their Vulcan3x 3-axis camera gimbal. Vulcan 3x Three axis camera gimbal from Gimbalproz on Vimeo. GimbalProz brings you the most versatile, easy-to-use, 3-axis gimbal! The Vulcan3x dominates the market… Read More
Lots of one handed gimbal camera rigs now showing up on the web… Zhiyun look at their two gimbals against two from Feiyu-tech. Zhiyun Z1 and the Zhiyun Z1 Pround comparing boot, operation, and torque versus the Feiyu-tech G3 and Feiyu-tech G4 gimbals. More Zhiyun… Read More
Update of Multichannel Recorder Includes User-Requested Additions for Field Recording TASCAM DR-680mkII updates the 8-track field recorder with recording, storage and power enhancements. Developed based on customer feedback, the new model upgrades op amps and other components for better sound quality during recording. The digital… Read More
The Leatherman has a radical makeover with the Tread, a wearable go-to, go anywhere multi-tool. The Leatherman Tread is designed to be worn on the wrist and onto the plane to your next shoot. The Leatherman Tread is crafted of high strength, corrosion resistant 17-4… 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
22 minute DJI Inspire 1 test from FliteTest… RAW footage… For more: FliteTest article.
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.
From MYT WORKS… Satin Camera Cage for Small Cameras from MYT WORKS, INC. on Vimeo. This video shows the different features of our Satin Camera Cage. Check it out!
From Libec… LIBEC NEW STYLE TRIPOD SYSTEM "ALLEX S KIT" / JOSHUA TREE, CALIFORNIA from LTV – Libec TV on Vimeo.
From Paolo Micai, comes a few tests he did with the Canon C100 MKII camera… Test Dual Pixel – Canon EOS C100 MK2 from Paolo Micai on Vimeo. Lens macro 100mm Slider Edelkrone Small 40 cm: Target & Action Module Distance subject – camera: 58… Read More
From Matthew Sonnenfeld… Rycote Cyclone versus Rycote WS4 from Matthew Sonnenfeld on Vimeo.
RED Digital Cinema and Surfer Magazine have come together to announce the official launch of REDirect Surf 2015. This is the second installment of the REDirect series – a competition and celebration of filmmaking visionaries across the globe, highlighting varying genres. RED and the Berrics… Read More
A quick look at the Shape Sony FS7 Lightweight plate. Shape SONY FS7 LIGHTWEIGHT PLATE CNC machined aluminum lightweight plate Designed to marry the SONY FS7 Shoulder Pad SHAPE Includes ARRI rosettes on each side to fit our HAND12 & SONY FS7’s right handle Includes… Read More
Can you tell what the buzzword for 2015 is already… It’s not 4K, that apparently was so 2014. The 2015 NAB Show, held April 11-16, will feature a new Aerial Robotics and Drone Pavilion, presented by Drone Media Group in partnership with NAB Show. The… Read More
From Creative Grit… Sony FS7 Unboxing from Creative Grit on Vimeo. The Mountain – Sony FS7 from Creative Grit on Vimeo. After unboxing the Sony FS7 we decided to ventured up "The Mountain" for some quick shots. The views from the top of kunanyi /… Read More
From Ronn Murray… Setting up the eMotimo TB3 Black for a 3-axis Northern Lights Timelapse from Ronn Murray on Vimeo. A little demo showing the set up of the TB3 Black by eMotimo This demo shows how easy the TB3 is to use even in… Read More
From JOYCEDIVISION… Using The Sony FS7 from J O Y C E D I V I S I O N on Vimeo. We took the camera for a quick test at the house of Vans. It was a great location, but the lighting was terrible.… Read More
From Convergent Design… Odyssey7Q+ A7S Setup Video from Convergent Design on Vimeo. The Odyssey7Q+ with A7S makes for a perfect 4K over HDMI combo! Setup is quick and easy; please watch this video for setup.
From Convergent Design… Odyssey7Q+ GH4 Setup Video from Convergent Design on Vimeo. The Odyssey7Q+ with GH4 makes for a perfect 4K over HDMI combo! Setup is quick and easy; please watch this video for setup.
The ikan FLY-X3 Gimbal turns your mobile phone or GoPro camera into a powerful tool, shooting fluid smooth professional video and eliminating shaky camera moves. The unique 3 axis brushless motor gyro system uses sophisticated software to stabilize your camera. The FLY-X3 will do all… Read More
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
Technicolor-PostWorks New York, have announced that it has acquired The Room, the high-performance finishing studio that has been hosted on its premises for the past three years. DSC_5058 Ben Murray cropUnder the terms of the agreement, The Room’s staff, equipment and dedicated 4K workflow will… Read More
On eBay you can get yourself a piece of NFL Films history with Arriflex and Aaton film cameras up for auction. MCCOM are selling the old Arriflex and Aaton 16mm cameras and magazines once owned and used by NFL Films on eBay. Click on the… Read More
From Cloakroom Media comes a bunch of Canon C100 MKI and MKII camera tests… Canon C100 MKII // Simple Detail Test vs C100 MK1 Canon C100 MKII // Simple Detail Test vs C100 MK1 from Cloakroom Media on Vimeo. Another simple detail test between the… Read More
Sachtler have announced the launch of its new range of Premium Bags, in line with the phase out of the group’s Petrol Bags brand. The new Sachtler Premium Bags will see 37 of the 47 existing bags transition over to the brand to complement Sachtler’s… Read More
A huge thank you to all the Facebook fans of Cinescopophilia. When we took up writing and posting on Facebook a short time ago we never dreamed of getting 5000 likes. Our goal was to get somewhere near 100. So you can imagine our enjoyment… Read More
DEFY stripped, ripped, pimped and re-built the G2 3-axis brushless gimbal camera rig from the ground up. $1995 is the price… Yep, that look for just under $2K Designed to give filmmakers from all genres the ability to have precisely accurate stability all squeezed into… Read More
ZenSlider shows off techniques for focus stacking using ZenFocus. This ZenFocus is like a swiss-knife for photography effects. From twisted star-trails to focus stacked macro photos, all with this motorised follow focus and follow zoom. Camera and lens agnostic. Can attach to ANY camera and… Read More
I’m glad I came across this video set from Michael Jacobus Maas using his Came-TV 7800 brushless gimbal and Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera in New Zealand. Iv’e struggled with this exact set up. I’m convinced it’s me not the Came-TV 7800. I get it balanced… Read More
From Matteo Bertoli… Koji and Impulz LUTs for BMPCC (Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera) from Matteo Bertoli on Vimeo. www.matteobertoli.me www.facebook.com/matteobertolifilmmaker In this video I tested the new Koji Luts and some negative Impulz. The video was shot on BMPCC (Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera) in RAW,… Read More
From Convergent Design… Odyssey SSDs from Convergent Design on Vimeo. Convergent Design has produced a short video explaining some of the many virtues of the Odyssey SSDs. Try HERE for an Odyssey SSD from eBay.
From ikan… IDMX1500-v2 from ikan on Vimeo. Features Solid Metal and Aluminum Construction Digital DMX Compatible On-Board Dimming with either the Knobs or the Digital Panel Pre-Mounted Barn doors with Removable Intensifiers Adjustable Ball mount allows for easy fixture Placement For more: ikan.