Brian Hallett, is an award winning cameraman, editor, and producer. He has shot everything from Network broadcast news, promotional image campaigns, music videos, short films, and documentaries. Check out his reel at hallett-brian.com

DP Paul Del Vecchio & BMCC New Firmware

DP Paul Del Vecchio & BMCC New Firmware

Recently, Blackmagic Design released camera firmware 1.8 for all four of their cameras: Cinema Camera, Pocket Camera, Production Camera, and the Studio Camera.  In an interview, New…

Blackmagic Releases Camera Firmware Updates

Blackmagic Releases Camera Firmware Updates

A little before 2:00am Central Standard Time Blackmagic Design quietly released Firmware 1.8 for the Cinema Camera, the Production Camera, the Pocket Camera and the Studio Camera. &nbsp…

Dynamic Range & Blackmagic’s 4K Production Camera

Dynamic Range & Blackmagic’s 4K Production Camera

Blackmagic Design lists the dynamic range of the 4K Blackmagic Production Camera at 12 stops.  What does this mean in real-world situation?  How much range is in…

Blackmagic Cameras and Clean Audio

Blackmagic Cameras and Clean Audio

No doubt, good sound is as important as good pictures. The problem?  How can you record good sound on the Blackmagic Cinema Camera and Pocket Cinema Camera when the…

The pCam Film + Digital App

The pCam Film + Digital App

If there was one app… and only one app you could carry on your iPhone/iPad/ and iPod Touch then the pCam app is it.  It is my…

Blackmagic Production Camera Noise Test

Blackmagic Production Camera Noise Test

How much noise is too much noise?  Or, is the better question:  How much noise can DaVinci Resolve's noise reduction clean up pushed Blackmagic Production Camera…

The Apertus Axiom Beta Camera

The Apertus Axiom Beta Camera

Do you want a chance to help build a better camera?  Then read this:  Apertus, an open source camera project, will soon kick off their crowd-funding campaign…

Blackmagic 4K Production Camera & IRND

That wide-open aperture… in full sun-light… I love it.  F/2.8, and lower, gives us the feeling of intimacy and helps us achieve the…

Dynamic Perception’s New Stage R

Dynamic Perception’s New Stage R

Dynamic Perception delivers news on their long awaited 3-axis motion control unit: The Stage R.  See all the details into the kickstarter campaign helping this small company get…

Blackmagic’s Production Camera On A 4K Multi-Cam Shoot

Blackmagic’s Production Camera On A 4K Multi-Cam Shoot

One of the more interesting features found on Blackmagic's 4K Production Camera is the 6G-SDI out.  This means a single BNC cable can send out 4K…