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.

Diffusion Filters For The Blackmagic Cinema Camera

Diffusion Filters For The Blackmagic Cinema Camera

The Blackmagic Cinema Camera can put out some sharp footage.  2.5K to 1080.  Raw to ProRes… Even DNxHD.  It all can have that “I…

A Point and Shoot Camera For Shooters

A Point and Shoot Camera For Shooters

I admit to not being the biggest fan of small point & shoot cameras.  They're small, lack features, and I already have a Canon DSLR and a…

New Blackmagic Production Camera Footage

New Blackmagic Production Camera Footage

The other day we saw the first footage out of the Blackmagic Design's 4K Production Camera shot by Grant Petty.  Now we have more!  This time…

The First 4K Footage From The Blackmagic Production Camera

The First 4K Footage From The Blackmagic Production Camera

We first saw it, along side the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera, at NAB 2013.  That day in April I drooled, pined, and even thought about canceling my Blackmagic Cinema…

Flying The Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera

Flying The Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera… Raw Video… and an Octocopter.  With the help of the crazy talented Blackhawk Cinema I took the BMPCC up for a flight and…

Blackmagic Pocket Camera’s RAW Potential Released

Blackmagic Pocket Camera’s RAW Potential Released

November 12th 2013, Blackmagic Design released their Blackmagic Camera 1.5 software adding 12-bit log CinemaDNG raw recording to the Pocket Cinema Camera.  From Grant Petty “Adding…

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera Review

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera Review

Seven days… I had the camera for exactly seven days.  Just seven days to take the little camera through the paces and see what are the strengths/weaknesses and…

Blackmagic Cinema Camera Post Work-Flow

You bought the BMCC… You’ve been shooting ProRes or DNxHD… and now you want to harness the full potential of the camera.  2.5K&#8230…

Blackmagic Cinema Camera In The Field

Blackmagic Cinema Camera In The Field

When I shoot with the Blackmagic Cinema Camera… I am on the move.  In the car.  Out of the car.  One minute I am walking up…

2.5K FOR 2K

2.5K FOR 2K

$2,995 to $1,995 Grant Petty and Blackmagic Design dropped the price on the Blackmagic Cinema Camera from $2,995 to $1,995.  That's 2.5K…