BH Photo Video has pre-Black Friday deals. Canon has rebates up to $550 on their DSLRs (including $400 off Canon 80D and $350 off 70D), lenses and speedlights. Continue reading $400 off Canon 80D and other deals
I recently got new LED lights from CAME-TV. To test them out, I set up a little 3-point light mock-up interview. Continue reading 3-Point Interview Lighting with world’s smallest Fresnel lights – Boltzen LED
Here is my new favorite slider. It’s lightweight yet strong enough to carry a full-size cinema camera. That is the reason why I’ve used it on the last three films I’ve worked on. Continue reading iFootage Carbon Fiber Shark Slider
In my earlier newsletter, I talked about how IR (infrared) light pollution can be a problem on some cameras – especially on new cinema cameras such as the URSAs from Blackmagic. Both the Minis and the full-size URSA don’t have any internal filters that will cut out infrared light. Continue reading Solution to IR Pollution
Continuing to review shoulder rigs for the URSA Mini cameras, today I am reviewing a from CAME-TV. Continue reading CAME-TV BlackMagic URSA Mini Rig Pro Kit
As it is always the case with Apple product launches, there was a lot of buzz generated by yesterday’s launch of MacBook Pro laptops – especially since the Pro line had not been significantly changed in a few years.
Well, those who feared small incremental changes were proved wrong. Apple has taken some bold decisions and has introduced big advances in their Pro laptops. Now, whether all these changes will be welcomed by Applle fans is to be seen. Continue reading The new MacBook Pro – still artists’ top choice?