Cactus: a HSS cross-brand flash trigger

Cactus: a HSS cross-brand flash trigger

Cactus had already in their lineup a flash trigger, the V6, able to work cross-brand, but with the V6 II they take it one step further, and offer high-speed sync, for extra options when it comes to flash control and creativity. Two years after the original V6, Cactus presents the second generation of their wireless […]

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Advantages to recording mono, even for a stereo show

Advantages to recording mono, even for a stereo show 1

As I have shown in many past articles, there are many mono (i.e. non-stereo) digital mics that can be connected directly to your smartphone or tablet digitally, thereby bypassing the phone or tablet’s typically inferior preamp and A-to-D (analog to digital) converter. The same applies if you connect an analog mic (via digital converter) or […]

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Zooms for Hasselblad, Cinema lenses for Sigma

Zooms for Hasselblad, Cinema lenses for Sigma

A portrait lens for $1699, the corrected information about zoom lenses for the Hasselblad X1D, and a rumor about Sigma Cinema lenses. This is a selection of some of the news – and rumors – published during the week 26 from 2016. Hasselblad: lost in translation The speed at which information and misinformation travel these […]

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