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First 48 Hours With The DJI Ronin

What happens when you get 40 more hours for your first DJI Ronin brushless gimbal camera rig test than the guys who had one with a Sony FS-700 camera for 8 hours? Well 48 hours with a DJI Ronin, silly... ...

Sony A7s Camera Dynamic Range and Low Light Testing:

Award winning DoP Randolph Sellars put the Sony A7s camera under some test scenarios. Randolph experimented with the dynamic range and low light capabilities of the Sony A7s camera. Check out his results...

For Your Viewing Pleasure: Weisscam Slomo

For your weekend viewing pleasure: Weisscam slomo... WEISSCAM tests, 2000, 1000 and 500 images / second. Shutter to 1/4000 th of a second. 2 X 12000W ARRI tungsten were used for lighting. ...

Brief Lighting Notes for Tiffen 4K Diffusion Tests:

DP Stephen Murphy has released some brief notes about an upcoming series of simple comparisons between every brand of Diffusion filter Tiffen currently offer and serve as an excellent reference. The tes...

Ummm But The RED EPIC Camera Already Had EBU Approval:

The RED EPIC camera has had all the right and proper chart, resolution, noise, contrast range, frame rate tests etc, etc, etc done already. You know what the EBU (think the old BBC camera tests) gave it a broad...

Sneak Peek of the Carl Zeiss Distagon 55mm f1.4 Lens:

It has been 50 something years between making the Distagon 55mm lenses and Dr. Hubert Nasse, Staff Scientist at Carl Zeiss chats about his impressions on the new Distagon T* 1.4 55mm. The development of which h...

Blackmagic Cinema Camera RAW Vs ProRes In a Minute:

With a wink, maybe a blink, may we show you what lrtvgrabbarna did comparing the Blackmagic Cinema Camera's RAW output Vs ProRes output. I set up 1 pcs 24W LED (from right side). Adjusted dimmer on LED t...