Jeff Foster has written and contributed to several books and magazines, and has been producing motion graphics, photography and creative design for major corporations, television and film for more than 25 years. See his full bio and content at http://PixelPainter.com

How to shoot and create aerial 360 panoramas – Part 1

How to shoot and create aerial 360 panoramas – Part 1

With all the recent interest in 360º VR technology, cameras like the Ricoh Theta S and the new GoPro Fusion, we’re only just beginning to scratch the surface on…

Product Review: Polaroid small portable LED production light panels

Product Review: Polaroid small portable LED production light panels

I’ve been testing these small portable LED light panels from Polaroid throughout the year in various types of productions and found that we rarely ever head out of…

Road Test: GoPro HERO6 Black

Road Test: GoPro HERO6 Black

We recently took a week-long trip up to Oregon to visit family scattered about the state that I grew up in, and I decided to pack only ONE camera…

Hands-on Review: GoPro HERO6 Black

Hands-on Review: GoPro HERO6 Black

I was invited once again to the GoPro official product announcements and HERO6 Black launch event in San Francisco this week – where we got to try out the new…

GoPro New Product Announcements LIVE STREAM Event!

GoPro New Product Announcements LIVE STREAM Event!

On Thursday, Sept 28 at 9:00am PDT GoPro is having a LIVE product announcement event here in San Francisco. Join us here for streaming video of this event…

The Sun & Moon: Artistry of the 2017 Solar Eclipse

The Sun & Moon: Artistry of the 2017 Solar Eclipse

Since many of us weren’t able to make the trek to a location in the “path of totality” for this solar eclipse in the US this…

Small Cine-Rovers for video production: Part 2 – Eclipse Rovers

Small Cine-Rovers for video production: Part 2 – Eclipse Rovers

After experimenting with my own kit build of my first 1:5 scale POV Cine Rover (see Part 1 of this series on ProVideo), I had a great discussion with…

Small Cine-Rovers for creative POV video: Part 1

Small Cine-Rovers for creative POV video: Part 1

I’ve seen a lot of expensive development going into ground based POV cam rovers, cars, and trucks lately, so I decided to venture into what it takes to build…

DJI introduces new high-end cine gear at NAB 2017

DJI introduces new high-end cine gear at NAB 2017

DJI made some important announcements today for professional cinematographers at NAB 2017. I was supposed to be at the introduction event but due to plane delays, I had to get…

GoPro Karma Drone & Grip Hands-On Review

GoPro Karma Drone & Grip Hands-On Review

After the false-start on product launch last year which ended abruptly with a product recall, GoPro recently relaunched the Karma Drone with an improved battery locking design, so we…