Daily Archives: January 17, 2018

Some clips from Quantel’s “Clips”

Some clips from Quantel’s “Clips”

As one year finishes and another begins, it’s traditional to look back and reflect on the last 12 months. However this time I’m going to stretch…

The “large format” look: Sigma primes on a RED Monstro, in 8K

The “large format” look: Sigma primes on a RED Monstro, in 8K

What’s the big deal about large format cinematography? Shallow focus on wide shots. It’s a big deal. One of my local rental houses, Videofax, recently took…

Monitoring challenges when using multiple digital USB mics simultaneously

Monitoring challenges when using multiple digital USB mics simultaneously

Digital USB microphones have improved in quality and multiplied in availability on the market. This can simplify systems and often reduce overall cost. Thanks to several ingenious software developers —including…

NiSi Natural Night filter, a light pollution reducer

NiSi Natural Night filter, a light pollution reducer

Astronomers and astrophotographers use of filters that can reduce light pollution is normal, but now we’ve different brands offering identical solutions for photographers discovering the stars. NiSi is one…

New VEGAS Pro 365 Subscription Model Creates Options and Opportunities for Editors

New VEGAS Pro 365 Subscription Model Creates Options and Opportunities for Editors

Opinions and attitudes about software subscription pricing/models have come a long way in recent years. To say there was a huge amount of backlash when software providers first began…

The 2018 Compact Cinema Camera Shootout

The 2018 Compact Cinema Camera Shootout

There are a few things you should know about the “shootout” video that I’ve just completed, especially in light of opinions and feedback that experts right here on…