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AN INSIDERS PERSPECTIVE ON THE CREATIVE WORLD OF FILMMAKING

AN INSIDERS PERSPECTIVE ON THE CREATIVE WORLD OF FILMMAKING

With hundreds of careers and opportunities, the Filmmaking industry can be a unique experience for a Filmmaker. Options include pitching an idea, or a commission through screenwriting, casting, shooting, editing…

Panasonic AG-UX180 Single Lens Camera Review

Panasonic AG-UX180 Single Lens Camera Review

There are four things the Panasonic AG-UX180 wants to be. This camera wants to be a broadcast camera, an upgradable option to 4K for those newsrooms who are currently…

Sony announces a new series of 3LCD projectors

Sony announces a new series of 3LCD projectors

One thing which I have discovered in the past few months is Sony is definitely upping their projector game. Not that they really needed to up their projectors. I just…

Blackmagic Designs Ursa Mini 4.6k with the B4 Lens Adapter

Blackmagic Designs Ursa Mini 4.6k with the B4 Lens Adapter

NOTE:  Please go to the addenda box at the end of the article to read about an embarrassing mistake and credits for all the help I got in creating this…

5 Things: Live Streaming

5 Things: Live Streaming

Michael goes in depth on live streaming to ensure you get started right. He covers the gear you need, what to look for in a CDN, common solutions, and tips…

Blackmagic Announces New ATEM, Web Presenter, and More

Blackmagic Announces New ATEM, Web Presenter, and More

During a live-streamed press conference, Blackmagic Design’s Grant Petty showcased a handful of new products for broadcasting over the air and the web. The live-stream itself…

ART OF THE SHOT: The DP of “The Fosters” Kees Van Oostrum, ASC

ART OF THE SHOT: The DP of “The Fosters” Kees Van Oostrum, ASC

He is the current President of the American Society of Cinematographers and at times he shoots on the Blackmagic URSA Mini 4.6K for  Freeform/ABC “The Fosters.&#8221…

New Xenon FF-Prime Cine-Tilt Lenses

New Xenon FF-Prime Cine-Tilt Lenses

Schneider-Kreuznach introduced an entire new Cine-Tilt lens line-up. The new Xenon FF-Prime Cine-Tilt lenses each come with ± 4° tilt to help a cinematographer distort an…

Blackmagic Gear Used On Sundance Films

Blackmagic Gear Used On Sundance Films

While we are in the full swing of the Sundance Film Festival take a minute to check out all of the films using Blackmagic gear to elevate the stories. Notable…

ART OF THE SHOT: Christian Sebaldt, ASC

ART OF THE SHOT: Christian Sebaldt, ASC

In 2010, Christian Sebaldt, ASC, won a Primetime EMMY and an ASC nomination for his work on “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation.” Sebaldt was the Director of Photography for…