HD DSLR Filmmaking

By Steve Crow | Cinematic style videos created with HD DSLR cameras

AtomOS 6.6 Adds HDR Functionality to Shogun and Ninja Assassin + CinemaDNG Raw Beta Released

Today was a really good day for Sony FS700, FS7 and FS5 owners as Atomos announced they are releasing the beta-version of the long-awaited <b>CinemaDNG</b> …

Ninja

Voking VK-VF1 Video Viewfinder Has Flip Up Eyepeice

Voking has announced a universal 3x zoom video viewfinder that also has a flip-up eyepiece allowing you to view your screen easily in bright sunlight.<p>…

Prisma App Turns Standard Timelapse into Incredible Flowing Painting

It took Drew Geraci over at District 7 Media over 80 hours of post-production to create his latest China timelapse. That’s because he took all 2500 …

Time-lapse Photography

How to create beautiful slow motion slider shots

At some point or another, most of us that shoot video have to create a clip sliding past, or moving around some kind of static object. Perhaps …

Slow motion

Samyang's new lens doesn't have autofocus - It's a 135mm T2.2 cinema lens

Samyang recently put out a teaser to build up some hype for five new lenses it was about to release. There was much speculation abound about what …

Photography

Best Lenses for Sony Alpha a6300

The new Sony Alpha a6300 represents a major jump from the previous generation, featuring 4K video and improved autofocus that is among the best in …

DSLR Cameras

Comment on Abelcine’s Cameo V-Lock system: click and lock your camera accessories by Robert

The amazon link looks like 1/6 the quality though too. I understand your point about price – If they don’t already, they should sell just the male …

Photography

Canon EOS 80D DSLR: 5 Tips for Shooting Video

The Canon EOS 80D DSLR camera is here, and it’s an undeniable winner.<p>I’ve been shooting with Canon’s successor to the acclaimed 70D since its release …

Canon

The Aladdin Bi-Flex 2×1 Lite: a perfect lighting solution for news and documentary shooters?

It is no secret that I am a big fan of flexible LED lights. If you work in news, documentary or run and gun environments and are looking for a …

Aladdin

Has Sony made the ultimate 50mm prime lens?

Sony is pulling out all the stops in its quest for image quality. The full-frame sensor in its mirrorless Alpha A7R II is one the best in the world, …

Sony

Emmanuel Pampuri says the Fujifilm X-T2 4K camera is ‘amazing’

DP Emmanuel Pampuri is one of several beta testers of the new Fujifilm X-T2 4K compact system camera. He has had a pre-production camera for a few …

Videography

Video shows off the Fujifilm X-T2’s impressive autofocus compared to a DSLR

Fujifilm’s X-T2 is what everyone in the photography world is talking about this week. The $1,600 mirrorless camera is loaded with new tech, from a …

Fujifilm

The Best Documentary Filmmaking Kit for Budget Air Travel

Are you looking to travel with your filmmaking gear but don’t want to spend your entire budget on checked baggage every time you fly? Or maybe you’re …

Documentaries

Learn How to Set Up, Rig, and Use Your Camera in This 2 1/2 Hour Adorama Class

Want to learn your way around a professional camera setup? Adorama has got you covered.<p>Adorama's "Free Film School: The Camera for Cinema" event may …

Filmmaking

The Sony a6300 Camera Video Capabilities Mini Review

Over the past few weeks I have been touting the Sony a6300's video performance. This past week I decided to take the camera to the Mid Ohio Sports …

Sony

Fuji X-T2 is a Mirrorless Beast with 24 Megapixel APS-C Sensor, 4K Video with F-LOG

The world of mirrorless cameras just became even more exciting with the announcement of the Fuji X-T2, which to the surprise of many features some …

Cameras

Fuji XT2: 4K Video and everything videographers need to know

The Fujifilm X-T1 has been one of the most popular selling compact system cameras of the last few years, and the new camera has some notable …

Fujifilm

Canon 5D Mark IV Rumors: Camera To Become A Powerful Video Recorder? Longer Battery Life Expected

Rumor has it that Canon may have already passed on a few units of its 5D Mark IV to the company's reliable testers.<p>Although Canon has not yet …

Canon

Fuji film announce XT-2 – finally bringing UHD 4K video to their range

Fujifilm have just announced their new XT-2 compact system camera. As expected it brings UHD 4K video to the Fuji APS-C sensor lineup and it seems …

Fujifilm

Seven Kessler Second Shooter Plus Videos

How about seven videos from Kessler on their Second Shooter Plus and the features capable of the motion control system from the Plymouth, Indiana …

Time-lapse Photography

Tokina's 24-70mm f/2.8 Outperforms Nikon's Versions, Costs Half as Much

Third-party lenses are getting better and better, and the latest lens to impress reviewers with its stellar performance is the Tokina AT-X 24-70mm …

Nikon

Sony FE 70-300mm Lens Review Compared to 70-200mm F4

Great for daytime outdoor sports<p>So how does Sony’s longest FE lens work? I test out the new Sony 70-300mm FE Lens. I compare it to my Sony 70-200mm …

Sony

Canon 80D Hands On Review

We waited almost 3 years and the Canon 80D has just been released with new features, a new 24MP sensor, enhanced autofocus, and better build quality. But with new competition from the Sony a6300 in addition to the Nikon D7200, Canon definitely needs to deliver with an awesome new camera body. So …

Canon

6 Things to Consider When Assembling a Video Rig

Today, video is everywhere. Whether it be an iPhone shooting super-slow-motion footage, or a RED Weapon eating away at hard drive space in 8K …

Sony

NAB 2016 Thoughts

Canon’s hall-of-mirrors lens case. Click or tap any image for a bigger version.<p>Despite being a demo-dog for DSC Labs for most of NAB, I did manage to …

Sony ECM GZ1M Zoom Microphone Review

Sony

Question about Articulating Magic Arms

looking for other mounting options<p>How do you guys mount your magic arms to your tripod?<p>The two arms show in this video:

Sony a6300 Review - Frustratingly Awesome

Sony A6300 Review - An amazing mirrorless camera for photographers and videographers with a couple of kinks. No camera is perfect but the Sony A6300 on paper definitely comes close with a 24MP sensor, 425 AF points with great coverage, 11fps shooting, 4k video with focus peaking, slog-3, and a host …

Sony

SmallRig Cage for Sony a6300 a6000 First Look

Erik Naso • June 27, 2016 • 0 Comments<p>I’m still on the fence about keeping the Sony a6300 but I ordered a SmallRig cage for it and it arrived today. …

Cameras