Sony has officially released their latest camera in the Alpha series. This is the 2nd follow up to the low light king that started it all. Sony Alpha a7S III is here and it’s impressive! Continue reading Sony makes a big splash with the new Alpha a7S III camera!
So Blackmagic hasn’t failed to update their camera line up this year despite of the Corona Virus shutdown, which cancelled all events including NAB where most big camera announcements are made. Meet the new Blackmagic Design URSA Mini 12K camera! Continue reading Meet the new 12K camera from Blackmagic Design!
The future of wireless video is here. It’s in 4K at 60p, zero delay, uncompressed 10-bit, 4:2:2 color. Continue reading 4K HDR Wireless Video
I’ve recently added second editing and color grading workstation to my office. While building my new set-up, I was looking at the latest and best options for my monitors. I know I wanted to have a dual monitor set-up with a ultra-wide monitor for my editing timeline, and the second monitor that I can use for my full screen display and color reference. Continue reading BEST 4K Display for Video & Photo Professionals
There is no question that RED makes very good cameras – together with Arri, they are the most popular digital cameras among Hollywood and other large budget productions. Unsurprisingly, though, they are very expensive. Continue reading RED 8K camera for one-third the price… possibly
In today’s Filmmaking Times live show we talk about why Arri finally released a 4K camera, even though it resisted following the 4K trend for such a long time. Continue reading Alexa LF – How Arri was forced to make a 4K camera
Although I’m happy with my current monitor, I’ve been told that I should give ultra-wide monitors a shot. Having extra screen space is very appealing, so I, of course, was intrigued. Continue reading Best Ultra-Wide Monitors for Video Editing
Last year we picked 4K cameras that we thought presented the most value, and then we compared them in our 4K Camera Shootout of 2016. This year, we’re back with the 2017 edition. Continue reading 4K Camera Shootout of 2017 (Part I)
CFast 2.0 memory cards allow to record with very high bitrates, for example when filming RAW with the BlackMagic URSA Mini cameras. Unfortunately, this latest technology comes with a heavy price tag. One can expect the prices to eventually come down, but for those of us who need CFast 2.0 today, there is now a viable option. Continue reading Most affordable CFast 2.0 cards I’ve relied on
I’ve shot several projects on the Sony FS5, including the short film “Lights”, which you can see below. To put it simply, it is a very good camera. Continue reading Save $1K on the Sony FS5