ICA’s 2016 LED color quality survey

ICA's 2016 LED color quality survey 1

The folks at Indie Cinema Academy went ’round the show floor at NAB 2016 with a Lighting Passport spectrometer and measured every LED light they could get their hands on. They’ve just posted their initial results, the aptly-titled COMPLETE LED COLOR RENDERING DATABASE OF 2016: CRI, TLCI, CQS, TM30-15. With 165 lighting measurements, it’ll be pretty […]

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ART OF THE CUT with Kelley Dixon, ACE of “Breaking Bad,” “Preacher,” “Walking Dead”…

ART OF THE CUT with Kelley Dixon, ACE of "Breaking Bad," "Preacher," "Walking Dead"... 2

If you’re an editor who loves great television then you are going to be incredibly jealous of the editor that is the subject of this edition of Art of the Cut. After paying her dues as an assistant editor on movies like “Reservoir Dogs”, “Goodwill Hunting,” and “Without A Trace” to name a few, Kelley Dixon […]

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Large Price Drop for Canon C300 Mark II and C100 Mark II

C300

I love saving money. I’m sure you love saving money just as much as I love saving money. Now you can save more money if you buy the Canon C300 Mark II or the C100 Mark II. Actually, you can save a lot of money. $4,000 dollars worth of money. Have I told you how […]

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Nikon D5: longer UHD videos, short time-lapses

Nikon D5: longer videos and 3 minute UHD 4K time-lapses

Nikon’s new firmware for their FX-format top of the line DSLR, the Nikon D5, introduces new options for video, and not just the change from 3-minute clips to the 29 minutes 59 seconds that are the normal capture time for many of these cameras. One of the new options is the introduction of an Electronic […]

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AutoPan: the first universal panning tool

AutoPan: the first universal panning tool

The new product from ShooTools received very positive response at NAB 2016 and surely deserves it. Available in September 2016, it can be preordered now, with a special price until July 9. Designed and made in Italy to suit filmmakers needs, it is the perfect tool to add great stunning cinematic effects to your productions. […]

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