Sundance Film Festival: 26 percent of all films were shot with Canon

Sundance Film Festival: 26 percent of all films were shot with Canon

Live panel discussions, interactive displays of Canon equipment and a workshop “Backpack Filmmaking with the EOS C200,” were all part of Canon’s presence at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival. Although nothing is official, Dual Pixel AF is having a new version coming to both cinema and still cameras, confirming that the technology has potential to […]

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iClone and PopcornFX now offer a realtime VFX 3D platform

iClone and PopcornFX now offer a realtime VFX platform

Users of iClone will now have access to VFX creation without the need to build everything from scratch, thanks to the collaboration between the teams from Reallusion and Persistant Studios. PopcornFX is a realtime particle effects solution for games, films, AR/VR/MR and live shows. It is used in a wide variety of game productions, targeted […]

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Sekonic L-858D Light Meter Review

Sekonic L-858D Light Meter Review 1

Last summer I replaced my trusty Sekonic L-758Cine light meter with the new L-858D model. The 858D features a mix of physical buttons and a touchscreen UI, and some really smart upgrades over previous models. After using it for around 8 months, I wanted to share my thoughts on this new meter. Firstly, I found […]

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Day 6 #28daysofQuickTips 2018 – The Usage tab in Avid Media Composer

Avid Media Composer Usage

Many Avid Media Composer editors rarely travel to their Project panel beyond opening bins and accessing they settings. But there’s a tab in there that tracks some handy information about your Media Composer project. Statistics there include when the project was started and when the current session was started. But I find the most useful part […]

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