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

Cine Gear: Panavision’s LCND. 1 Filter. 6 Stops of ND

Cine Gear: Panavision’s LCND. 1 Filter. 6 Stops of ND

During Cine Gear 2019 PVC took the time to visit with Panavision to learn more about their new LCND (Liquid Crystal ND). We wanted to know how Panavision was able…

Panavision Liquid Crystal ND is 1 Filter with 6 Stops of ND.

Panavision Liquid Crystal ND is 1 Filter with 6 Stops of ND.

Originally announced at Cine Gear 2018, the Panavision LCND (Liquid Crystal ND) is apparently now available, however, I bet this is a rental item only because that is how Panavision…

Blackmagic Design Updates USRA Mini Pro G2 With Firmware 6.4

Blackmagic Design Updates USRA Mini Pro G2 With Firmware 6.4

“General Improvements” is the heart of the new camera firmware 6.4 for the URSA Mini Pro G2. Of course, there are more improvements than just general improvement…

The Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-RX0 II Digital Camera Review

The Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-RX0 II Digital Camera Review

The Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-RXO II Digital Camera looks like an action camera. The small size and the rugged build make the small flip-out screen 4K camera appear…

Nikon Releases The New Z Series Version 2.0 Firmware

Nikon Releases The New Z Series Version 2.0 Firmware

Nikon’s announced Ver. 2.0 firmware will further enhance the performance of its full-frame mirrorless cameras, the Nikon Z 7 and Nikon Z 6. Both the Z…

DaVinci Resolve 16 Public Beta 2 Out In The Wild

DaVinci Resolve 16 Public Beta 2 Out In The Wild

Blackmagic Design releases DaVinci Resolve 16 and Fusion 16 Public Beta 2. At NAB 2019, Blackmagic Design announced the new version of both programs and now, about a month later…

Capturing NAB 2019 With The Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 4K

Capturing NAB 2019 With The Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 4K

NAB 2019 was what we have come to accept, organized chaos. Our team crisscrossed the convention hall floors in search of one-on-one booth interviews, oddball gear, and the…

Western Fire Chiefs Association Uses Blackmagic Cameras

Western Fire Chiefs Association Uses Blackmagic Cameras

Like I’ve said before, the URSA Mini Pro and the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 4K are a great one-two punch for documentary situations. I feel like the…

NAB 2019: AJA Video Systems Unveils Desktop Software v15.2

NAB 2019: AJA Video Systems Unveils Desktop Software v15.2

At NAB 2019, AJA Video Systems announced Desktop Software v15.2, a free update packed with solid new features and performance enhancements for AJA KONA, Io and T-TAP products…

NAB 2019: AJA HDR Image Analyzer Developed with Colorfront V1.1

NAB 2019: AJA HDR Image Analyzer Developed with Colorfront V1.1

At NAB 2019 AJA showed me their HDR Image Analyzer. Now, this tech is a little bit over my camera operator’s head. So I am sharing what AJA…