Kenny McMillan is the founder and director of OWL BOT Digital Cinema located in West LA. His work spans the Internet from Vimeo to YouTube netting dozens of views. He previously worked as an events photographer for Red Bull.

Review: BenQ PD2700U Monitor

Review: BenQ PD2700U Monitor

I’ve been working on a lot of coloring projects recently, and at Adobe MAX the subject came up when I was talking to the people at BenQ. After some…

Hands-on with the Canon C200

Hands-on with the Canon C200

I was sent the Canon C200 to review, and while there are a handful of pretty comprehensive reviews from a more clinical perspective, in an effort to shed light on…

Hands on with the 12” Q-LION LED Lamp from Quasar Science

Hands on with the 12” Q-LION LED Lamp from Quasar Science

The 12” Q-LION is a 95+ CRI, bi-color LED lamp from Quasar Science. I was given it, and the new mounting kit from Filmtools, to take on a…

Take Tour of Sigma Burbank

Take Tour of Sigma Burbank

Newcomers to the film world are making their way to California, and Sigma is the most recent company to set up shop. After only two years in the Cinema space…

My First Time: Adobe MAX 2018

My First Time: Adobe MAX 2018

Over 14,000 people descended on the Los Angeles Convention Center for Adobe MAX, billed as “The Creativity Conference”. Every year, Adobe picks a city to host their massive get…

Adobe Santa Monica

Adobe Santa Monica

Adobe recently opened a new facility in Santa Monica located at 429 Santa Monica Blvd in an effort to reach out to the Hollywood film and television industry. Similar to…

Hands on with the Matthews Infinity Arm

Hands on with the Matthews Infinity Arm

This past Cine Gear I was walking around the lot checking out the wares and made a stop by the Matthews tent to see what they had going on. A…

Hands on with Anton Bauer Dionic XT batteries

Hands on with Anton Bauer Dionic XT batteries

What are the Anton Bauer Dionic XT batteries? They’re batteries that I’d say are overall solid after going hands-on with them. Even though I didn…

Review: The i1 Filmmaker Kit and Colorchecker Video from X-Rite

Review: The i1 Filmmaker Kit and Colorchecker Video from X-Rite

I was recently sent the i1 Filmmaker Kit and Colorchecker Video from X-Rite to review, and since the process is pretty simple I figured it’d be a good…

RED, G-Tech, and Manfrotto Come Out for Gear+Beers in Orange County

RED, G-Tech, and Manfrotto Come Out for Gear+Beers in Orange County

You asked, and Filmtools listened: Gear + Beers came to Orange County at the end of March to host RED, G-Tech, and Manfrotto while also carting out the usual free…