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10 Years Ago: The Analog Shutoff

10 Years Ago: The Analog Shutoff

June 12, 2009 was the last day of full-power over-the-air analog broadcasting in the USA. Well, mostly: the original shutoff date was supposed to be February 17…

Cine Gear: Images & Items of Interest

Cine Gear: Images & Items of Interest

Another year, another Cine Gear. Is there any other show that brings together so many unusual film and video toys? The ACES Central grading theater was held in an open…

The Faster Together Stage Comes to the Rio

The Faster Together Stage Comes to the Rio

A History of Faster Together LumaForge has hosted The Faster Together Stage for the last two years at NAB. It was our initiative to bring the post production community together…

Cine Gear 2018 ATL: New City, New Lenses, New Lights

Cine Gear 2018 ATL: New City, New Lenses, New Lights

Ahhhh trade shows…endless amounts floor space and people vying for your attention. More importantly, they gotta scan your badge to get you on their mailing list! Having been…

GoPro HERO7 Black Hands-on Review

GoPro HERO7 Black Hands-on Review

I was invited to a private GoPro pre-release event with a handful of other media folks so we could get some time with the HERO7 Black and do some…

Cine Gear Expo L.A. 2018

Cine Gear Expo L.A. 2018

Cine Gear Expo Los Angeles ran May 31 – June 3, with exhibits June 1 – 2. The show occupied two soundstages, the “New York streets” outdoor set, and the…

Visit VENICE… in San Francisco!

Visit VENICE… in San Francisco!

The Digital Cinema Society is coming to San Francisco on May 23rd to showcase Sony’s latest digital cinema camera, the large-format VENICE. What? VENICE is a Full-Frame…

Free Events in May

Free Events in May

May is a good month if you’re looking for an excuse to examine gear up close and personal, get some free training, and meet up with other industry…

Jeff Foster’s NAB Show 2018 Wrap-Up

Jeff Foster’s NAB Show 2018 Wrap-Up

This year I went to the NAB Show in Las Vegas with two things: (1) A knee injury, thus limiting my usual travel time all over the show floor, and…

PNW Lens Summit, May 5th, Portland OR USA

PNW Lens Summit, May 5th, Portland OR USA

Quick note: if you’re coming to Portland OR for the PNW Lens Summit, you can get 20% off lodging at The Mark Spencer Hotel (no, not that Mark…

Gear+Beers Recap

Gear+Beers Recap

Free food, free beer, good people, and amazing brands. That’s Gear+Beers at Filmtools in Burbank. As the sun set on February, Filmtools brought together Arri, Matthews, mLogic/Codex…

Introducing THU, Trojan Horse was a Unicorn

Introducing THU, Trojan Horse was a Unicorn

Today is the last day of THU 2017, which has been taking place in a very special corner of Portugal in Europe, known as Península de Tróia. THU…

Adobe Video at IBC 2017

Adobe Video at IBC 2017

Adobe has revealed enhancements to their Creative Cloud video tools and services at IBC 2017. From September 15-19, Adobe is showing their latest updates in virtual reality (VR)/360…

Fujinon Lunch & Learn Lenses in PDX (and elsewhere!)

Fujinon Lunch & Learn Lenses in PDX (and elsewhere!)

[Updated below: more cities!] This just in, via Twitter and Instagram: Come by Koerner Camera-Portland for a Koerner Cinema Series featuring Fujinon’s Lunch and Learn on Thursday…

Events: Canon, Newtek, ICG Lighting, Blackmagic

Events: Canon, Newtek, ICG Lighting, Blackmagic

Some upcoming events: chances to see new gear, ask annoying questions, learn from industry pros, and maybe even get a free meal. In chronological order: some are real soon now…