Brian Hallett, is the senior promotions producer at the NBC affiliate in Nashville, TN, and an award winning cameraman, editor, and producer. He has shot everything from broadcast television news, promotional image campaigns, music videos, short films, and documentaries. First and foremost, Brian is a cameraman and since 1999 his skills have allowed him to work for Spike TV, NBC, Fox, and CBS.

Sony FS5 Mark 2 Camera Review: Looking At The New Color

Sony FS5 Mark 2 Camera Review: Looking At The New Color

Yes, the Sony FS5 Mark 2 looks exactly like the original with one exception, the filter wheel on the Sony FS5 Mark 2 is a different color (black) from the…

NAB 2018: Panasonic Shows Off Cine Live For VariCam LT

NAB 2018: Panasonic Shows Off Cine Live For VariCam LT

Netflix, Amazon, and everyone else who wants to record a 4K live multi-camera event or show while retaining Panasonic’s Super35mm look and color from the VariCam LT…

NAB 2018: ARRI Shows Off Largest and Brightest SkyPanel with the S360

NAB 2018: ARRI Shows Off Largest and Brightest SkyPanel with the S360

This is one big light source was my first thought. At NAB 2018 the ARRI SkyPanel quite literally lite the show floor. The ARRI SkyPanel has always been known for…

NAB 2018: ARRI Signature Prime Lenses for ARRI ALEXA LF

NAB 2018: ARRI Signature Prime Lenses for ARRI ALEXA LF

ARRI Signature Primes were designed in conjunction with the ARRI ALEXA LF large format digital cinema camera and are meant to compliment with large format camera system. The brilliant Signature…

NAB 2018: Panasonic Shows off AU-EVA1 Firmware 2.0

NAB 2018: Panasonic Shows off AU-EVA1 Firmware 2.0

Since the mysterious shroud of NAB convention 2017, the Panasonic AU-EVA1 has made quite a splash with its high-resolution 5.7K image sensor capable of rendering smooth 4K…

NAB 2018: Zero Optik Shows Off Rehoused Nikon 58mm f1.2 / T1.3

NAB 2018: Zero Optik Shows Off Rehoused Nikon 58mm f1.2 / T1.3

If one looks up Zero Optik online and read their “About” section on their website they’ll read this: “Zero Optik is a creative design and…

NAB 2018: KINEFINITY MAVO AND MAVO LF 6K CAMERAS

NAB 2018: KINEFINITY MAVO AND MAVO LF 6K CAMERAS

At NAB 2018: Kinefinity, the Chinese camera maker, showed off their entire camera line-up with a special emphasis on the brand new MAVO and MAVO LF (LF means Large…

NAB 2018: Sigma Shows Off 105mm f1.4 and 70mm Macro.

NAB 2018: Sigma Shows Off 105mm f1.4 and 70mm Macro.

At NAB 2018 Sigma showed me their new 70mm macro lens and their new 105mm f1.4 which they are nicknaming “The Bokeh Monster.” Since last year was…

NAB 2018: MEVO 4K Camera – Livestream Like A Pro

NAB 2018: MEVO 4K Camera – Livestream Like A Pro

At NAB 2018: Vimeo came to the convention to show off a new little camera called the MEVO which is capable of some very astonishing features when paired with their…

NAB 2018: The Sony VENICE Full-Frame Camera

NAB 2018: The Sony VENICE Full-Frame Camera

At NAB 2018 I got an opportunity to talk to Sony about the Sony VENICE. The day before I, like many NAB attendees took a deep look at the camera…