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Can You Hear Me? Top 5 DIY Sound Hacks

Good sound matters. It beats good picture when shooting a dialogue heavy scene or film. Unless you have access to post dubbing stages for ADR …


Hands on with the Sony A7R II

This first hands on is with a pre-production model, so no footage for now. Instead on Wednesday August 5th I will shoot for the first time with the


How Good is the New Sony A7RII - First Look in the Lab

How Good is the New Sony A7RII – First Look in the Lab

by | 31st July 2015

The Sony A7RII, announced by Sony last month is somewhat of a successor to


Sony a7R II first test footage shot with Zeiss Batis and Touit lenses

By site editor Dan Chung:

Sony surprised many people, myself included, when they announced the video specifications of the a7R II. I had expected it …


Portabrace Large Rig Case Review

The Portabrace Rig Cases are designed for shooters who want to pack ready to shoot rigs. With this case you will never have to dismantle your rig for …

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Hold on Tight! Here Are 50 Hard-Hitting Filmmaking Tips in Just 7 Minutes

Our favorite young YouTuber is at it again, this time with 50 quick tips that are sure to inspire better filmmaking. So without any further ado, …


Here's Why You Should Think Twice Before Buying That Fancy New Camera

In today's post, Rob's "War on Gear" continues.All right fine, I'm not really at war with gear. It is, after all, an essential part of the filmmaking …


Stirred but not shaky: SteadXP shows new footage of its revolutionary stabilisation system at work

By site editor Dan Chung:

Adrien Farrugia of SteadXP has been in touch with a new demo of their stabilisation system, which we have covered in the …


Canon 7D Accessory Kits from Wooden Camera

From Wooden Camera… The Canon 7D Camera Accessory Kit (Pro) is a professional camera support package designed for the Canon 7D cameras. The 7D …


LumoPro LP605M: A Light Stand That Can Morph Into a Monopod

Yesterday, LumoPro released the LightSwitch: a flash case with the ability to morph into three different light modifiers. Continuing on the theme of …

Canon Interview - "investigating 4K and LOG" for future DSLRs. Also C500 successor will be 'Alexa-style'

In this illuminating interview with Canon’s Masaya Maeda by Neil Matsumoto, stuff happens.

Let me start by saying Masaya San should be given wine more …


Canon profit down 16% as demand for old-style DSLRs continues to slide

Comment on this article at the EOSHD ForumComment on the forumCanon reported their most recent quarterly profit today and said that DSLRs continued …


Timeline Photos

Here's A List Of The Best Canon Photo/Video Gear To Travel With

This morning I found myself aimlessly surfing through Vimeo and I ran across a great video by Photographer/Videographer Alex Cornell. In this 14 …

Travel Photography

Looks, Picture Profiles , LUTs and Log – Why, when and how you should use them.

By technical editor Matt Allard: There seem to be quite a few people out there who are not quite sure why, when and how you should use a Look, …


Running with an Atlas 2-Rod System, Ronin & Gh4

From Atlas Camera Support… Running with an Atlas 2-Rod System, Ronin & Gh4 from Michael Knowles on Vimeo. A little test footage while running with an …

Nine Really Useful Free Apps for Filmmakers and Cinematographers

For a while now, mobile platforms such as Apple’s iOS and Google’s Android have been a playground for third party developers to create apps that make …


Newsshooter at SMPTE roundup: Part 2

By associate editor Elliot Smith, videos by Clinton Harn: Newsshooter contributor Clinton Harn continues his tour of the 2015 SMPTE Expo show floor …

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Digital technology has permanently changed the way we make films. No longer are editors shut up in dark rooms, developing and slicing large reels of …


What makes a good LED light? - ON THE COUCH ep 25 part 1 (of 3) - O'Connor Hartnett, Mark-André Voss

What makes a good LED light? – ON THE COUCH ep 25 part 1 (of 3) – O’Connor Hartnett, Mark-André Voss

by (website) | 24th July 2015

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Digital Cameras

20+ Online Resources To Boost Your Video Production Career

Want to make better videos and to become a professional video producer? Here are 20+ great Web sites to get you started.

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Tips to rigging an audio cage

Lok Top Tips: How Not to Fxck Up Your Video Shoot

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Hoodman Hoodeye Eyecup for Sony Alpha a7, a7R, a7S, and HEYES

Hoodman's Hoodeye Eyecup for Sony Alpha a7, a7R, a7S, and a7II Models will help block out light when looking through your camera's viewfinder. From …

Offended By Photoshoped Images? Get Ready For Retouched Video

We love to look at beautiful, flawless people in our ads, tv shows, and movies. For some reason drenching someone's face in makeup is totally …

Photo Manipulation

Why Does My GoPro Take Better Video Than My Professional Nikon DSLR?

Still cameras have gotten so good that professionals are now starting to purchase smaller camera systems rather than the high megapixel monsters that …


DSLR Video: Canon EOS 70D with Canon 18-135mm STM lens is magic (Samples)

I’ve had a chance to shoot a few more videos this month with the Canon EOS 70D DSLR. It’s a workhorse of a camera. And below I’ve included some video …


5 Common Film Color Schemes – Learning Cinematic Color Design

Being able to use color to create harmony, or tension within a scene, or to bring attention to a key visual theme can be used to spectacular effect.

Color Schemes