Daily Archives: June 14, 2016

What’s New in Blackmagic Design’s DaVinci Resolve 12.5?

What’s New in Blackmagic Design’s DaVinci Resolve 12.5?

As a Senior Director of Marketing at Blackmagic Design, you would expect me to talk up the release of the latest DaVinci Resolve upgrade. That being said, DaVinci Resolve 12…

Zeiss: aspherical lenses for mobile video

Zeiss: aspherical lenses for mobile video

The new accessory lens kit for the iPhone, jointly developed by Zeiss and ExoLens, is the first aspherical lens for mobile photographers. It is a Zeiss Mutar 0.6x Asph…

How to record great location sound without a boom operator

How to record great location sound without a boom operator

One of the worst mistakes you can make when recording location sound is to rely on a boom shotgun mic without an operator. Shotgun mics actually have a very narrow…

Videoguys Guide to Laptops for Video Editing and Live Production

Videoguys Guide to Laptops for Video Editing and Live Production

Welcome to the Summer 2016 version of this guide. We get asked all the time about what laptops we recommend for video editing and live video streaming. In the past…

Phottix Odin II for Sony finally available

Phottix Odin II for Sony finally available

Sony cameras have always been the last of the trio  – Canon, Nikon and Sony  – to get products from Phottix, so the fact that the Odin II TTL Flash…

Zeiss VR ONE Plus: from virtual cinema to a drone’s “cockpit”

Zeiss VR ONE Plus: from virtual cinema to a drone’s “cockpit”

Zeiss introduces their new VR ONE Plus Virtual Reality Headset at E3, and confirms that this second-generation mobile VR headset provides a high-quality immersive virtual reality experience at…