Jose Antunes

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I am a writer and photographer living on the West Coast of Portugal, a place I tend to call the Atlantic Realm. An area of rugged cliffs and sandy beaches overlooking the sea, a coastal area sitting between the Atlantic Ocean waves and hills and forests with some of the most magical palaces, castles and prehistorical sites for you to visit and photograph. Little hamlets, vast fields, inviting you to a contemplative state of mind. That’s where I live, and the landscape surely makes you what you are.

Irix 11mm: designed for DSLR cameras

Irix 11mm: designed for DSLR cameras

Irix introduced in 2016 its 15mm f/2.4. Now a new wide-angle with the same characteristics and design expands the Irix lines of lenses, Blackstone and Firefly. One…

NAB Show in April, Cine Gear Expo in June

NAB Show in April, Cine Gear Expo in June

The 22nd annual Cine Gear Expo returns to Los Angeles on June 1-4, 2017, with 300 exhibits and dozens of complimentary seminars and panels about multiple aspects of filmmaking…

New 5 and 7 inch UltraBright HDR monitors from SmallHD

New 5 and 7 inch UltraBright HDR monitors from SmallHD

The new SmallHD 503 and 703 UltraBrights feature a 10-bit, 1920×1080 IPS LCD optically bonded Gorilla Glass screen with LEMO power. Last February SmallHD announced new 700…

Review: edelkrone Wing 7, a portable slider and dolly

Review: edelkrone Wing 7, a portable slider and dolly

The edelkrone Wing 7 is a portable solution to investigate if you need a slider extending to 40cm and also want to have a dolly. It’s a manual…

Hasselblad: 4 new XCD lenses for the X1D

Hasselblad: 4 new XCD lenses for the X1D

Photographers and videographers using the Hasselblad X1D will have a zoom and two fixed focal lengths available during 2017, extending the creative options of the camera. In 2018 Hasselblad expects…

Cineo Lighting debuts MavX at NAB 2017

Cineo Lighting debuts MavX at NAB 2017

Offering the ability to dynamically color tune from 2700K to 6500K, with accurate presets at 3200K, 4300K and 5600K, the new Cineo MavX has no color shift or flicker at…

Think Tank Photo upgrades Helipak and TakeOff bags

Think Tank Photo upgrades Helipak and TakeOff bags

The Think Tank Photo’s Airport Helipak V2.0 backpack for DJI Phantom 4 packs the drone and accessories in a size fit for both U.S. domestic or international…

Phottix Ares II: new flash trigger for manual shooting

Phottix Ares II: new flash trigger for manual shooting

With 16 channels, 4 groups and a range of 150 meters, the Phottix Ares II Flash Trigger takes the promise of the original Ares to a whole new level. When…

Clarity 800, the world’s first miniature HFR camera for live production

Clarity 800, the world’s first miniature HFR camera for live production

The Clarity 800 camera system offers sports and event producers high-quality, real-time HFR video. It’s one of multiple products Bexel will have on show at the 2017…

Gixal: a gesture controlled stabilizer

Gixal: a gesture controlled stabilizer

With the newly developed Gixal, action cam or smartphone owners will be able to shoot cinematic and stable videos from novel perspectives. The DSLR version comes next. Making videos with…