ikan has started a new series for filmmakers titled “The Drawing Board.” The series gets its own Vimeo channel and will showcase new and upcoming products from ikan. “The Drawing Board” will cover a vast range of video production tools, including Camera Rigs and Rig Components, LED Studio and ENG/Field Lights and Light Kits, High […]
We started a shop…. You what? We opened up a store and called it the Cinescopophilia Shop. It’s Cine Camera Gear For Today’s Filmmakers! Thinking outside the banner we decided to put some camera gear together from vendors we are affiliated with and roll that into a portal for you. The Cinescopophilia Shop is starting […]
Bit of a straight up cheeky fun short from Sergio Herencias who reacted fast to make a very unique unboxing video of his RED Scarlet X “AKIRA” arriving. Follow Sergio Herencias and see what he produces when he turns AKIRA on.
Billed as the World’s most portable and lightweight DSLR camera rig by edelkrone, we see here a brief video to demonstrate the key features and benefits of the Pocket Rig. See edelkrone for more information.
What do you get if you use a custom made camera rig, a Canon 5D MKII, a home made tilt shift lens, paper cut outs, water, and a light bulb? If you answered Snow Globe Los Angeles then you would be absolutely right. “Snow Globe Los Angeles” was created using over 4000 still images shot […]
“Sword” a short film directed by Félix Alcalá and Larry Carroll was commissioned by Canon and presented in conjunction with Canon’s product launch of the new Canon Cinema EOS C300 series cameras. Jessica Matsumoto plays the female lead, “Vera Teasdale”. In addition to acting, Jessica Matsumoto also did sword fighting and stunts for the film. […]
“The Storm” by Benjamin Zadig shot on a Weisscam HS-2 camera. Vision is shot at 1000fps and 2000fps. My two favorite shots from a recent music video shoot. In the finished product these, and the rest of the clips, is going to be displayed on a large grid pattern made up of 80 frames that’s […]
Back when NAB 2011 was on Canon dropped two flashy 4k 35mm Zoom PL mount lenses, and we covered it here. With the pending Canon November 3rd announcement at Paramount Studios that glass just may make the puzzle a lot easier to solve. Also with @AndyShipsides saying “Nov 3rd is the big day. It will […]
Do you like your camera hacks served in VGA, 4:3 or 16:9? Well Herr Hayn on Vimeo has put up results from a test of a hacked Panasonic GH2 camera for you all to scope. Here’s a side by side test for the two new GH2 Hacks : . Using VGA mode for higher resolutions. […]
Stress Test Footage from Ikonoskop camera. We were looking for rolling shutter, and how the camera handles burned out highlights. Lens is an Arri Super16 11mm-110mm t/2.2 Converted from 2k RAW into ProRes 4444. Compressed to .h264 HD 720p. Imported CinemaDNG image sequences into After Effects, made sequences into individual compositions. Rendered out each composition […]
Lance from RigWheels shows us how to build a little dolly / slider using a Pelican 1150 case, a Manfrotto 496RC2 head and a set of RigWheels. The great thing about this dolly slider kit is that you don’t even need a measuring tape to do it because the 4 drill points for the RigWheels […]
How many cameras does it take to make that Matrix bullet camera time effect 59, 80, 24, or would you believe only one? Well the guys at Dot & Effects used just one camera and no grips. OMG you just said, you read it right one camera hand held. Remembering Bullet Time is a registered […]
That focus after you shoot camera the Lytro has been taken out for a spin. Shooting model Coco Rocha on a fashion shoot, the Lytro breaks its commercial cherry. Check out the BTS and scroll down to play with the image results. No sign of the camera though. LYTRO – Behind The Scenes from Coco […]
Just a few videos showing test footage recorded via the Atomos Ninja external field recorder Vs various DSLR, Micro Four Thirds and Cine Compact cameras. Make up your own mind as to the quality of the vision from the Ninja Vs native recording onto the cameras, we reserve our right to a comment. AF100 vs […]
The Big E from K to the R fronts up with a nice handy tutorial showing how to use the Kessler Crane Oracle control system, and the Revolution pan tilt head in conjunction with the CineSlider. A purely selfish post as I have this set up. See Kessler Crane for more.
The ikan EV2 adjustable DSLR baseplate has stacks of mounting options and can comfortably take a matte box and follow focus. Expect to pay $299 for the ikan EV2 adjustable baseplate. The ikan EV2 Adjustable DSLR Baseplate offers full maneuverability forward and backwards and from side to side. Including an integrated tripod plate, 6” 15mm […]
Look away now if you hate charts. No “Real World” camera tests here, just charts, that’s it. Get them while they are hot. The Panasonic AG AF100 Vs Panasonic GH2 cameras under the test chart spot lights. Thanks to JJ Labritakis on Vimeo for the video: Comparing a rental kit to the kit I own. […]
That RED Scarlet 8x prototype 120fps footage has made its way onto Vimeo: Enjoy this version. you know what.. we probably did 5 takes… but every single one of them was usable. Matt Bennett ( skateboarder ) landed every single take.. the models and talent nailed it every time.. and my dolly grip ( AKA […]
Local Hero Post used Blair Paulsen’s RED EPIC and went about setting up a workflow for RED EPIC HDRx footage using Assimilate Scratch. See the detailed results and make sure you head on over to Local Hero Post for their great Blog demonstrating HDRx workflow. RED EPIC: Beyond its high resolution beautiful sensor, the new […]