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A Quick Look At The New Canon C500 Mark II Full-Frame Camera

A Quick Look At The New Canon C500 Mark II Full-Frame Camera

Thin slicing is a psychology term used by Malcolm Gladwell in his book “Blink.” The premise is you have garnered so much experience you can look at something…

More Than Just Software: SaaS is a Relationship

More Than Just Software: SaaS is a Relationship

As cloud technology becomes mainstream in media, the highly customized applications deployed by early adopters are increasingly being retired in favor of off-the-shelf, multi-tenant SaaS (Software as…

Panasonic Lumix S1H: rent this cinema production camera for $99/week

Panasonic Lumix S1H: rent this cinema production camera for $99/week

If you’ve ever wanted to try the Lumix S1H but can not afford the almost $4000 the camera costs, this is for you: rent the Panasonic Lumix S1H for…

KOMODO: RED’s new digital cinema camera arrives this Spring

KOMODO: RED’s new digital cinema camera arrives this Spring

The publication of the Komodo Dimensional Drawings is a clear sign that the machines are starting to build the parts for the new camera from RED, as users discuss specs…

FiLMiC Pro’s DoubleTake app has non-standard audio until fixed

FiLMiC Pro’s DoubleTake app has non-standard audio until fixed

As announced at Apple’s WWDC in June 2019, DoubleTake is an app from FilMiC Pro which allows multicam recording in up to 1080p. Currently for iOS on certain iPhones…

Canon EOS RP battery grip solution for over 6x duration

Canon EOS RP battery grip solution for over 6x duration

Ever since Canon added the previously missing ≈23.976p (aka “23.98p”) framerate in 1080p via a free firmware update, many users declared the “Rich Port” camcorder “perfect” except for…

Review: AKG Lyra microphone, USB-C/vintage/multi-pattern/multi-platform

Review: AKG Lyra microphone, USB-C/vintage/multi-pattern/multi-platform

The AKG Lyra microphone has a striking, vintage-looking yet state-of-the-art look. Unlike many inexpensive replicas of the Elvis type (rounded) mics, which look nice in photos…

Reviewing the New DZO Film 20-70mm T2.9 MFT Cinema Lens

Reviewing the New DZO Film 20-70mm T2.9 MFT Cinema Lens

There are just a few “must-haves” for me to enjoy a piece of gear. Those “must-haves” are first and foremost a piece of equipment…

SIGMA Cine Lenses with Cooke’s /i Technology used in Top Gun: Maverick

SIGMA Cine Lenses with Cooke’s /i Technology used in Top Gun: Maverick

The first batch of SIGMA CINE LENS with  Cooke’s /i Technology arrives in February to the market, but some of the lenses have already been tested in commercial production…

Canon EOS RP full-frame camcorder US$999 Rich Port observations

Canon EOS RP full-frame camcorder US$999 Rich Port observations

The unusual name of the Canon EOS RP mirrorless hybrid camera reminds me of the English translation of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico: Rich Port. (The model is indeed EOS…

Jobs On Set: A Conversation w/ Steadicam Operator Jess Lopez, SOC

Jobs On Set: A Conversation w/ Steadicam Operator Jess Lopez, SOC

 Recently we had a chance to talk with Jess Lopez, SOC about her career as a camera operator. In our conversation with Jess we learned about some of her…

Fujifilm X-T200: the first X-series camera with a digital gimbal inside

Fujifilm X-T200: the first X-series camera with a digital gimbal inside

  Able to record 4K UHD video at 30fps, with new Electronic Stabilization and HDR Video Modes, unique color reproduction technology, the new Fujifilm X-T200 also has a first…

A Look At The New Full-Frame Sony FX9: A Camera Review

A Look At The New Full-Frame Sony FX9: A Camera Review

Ten days. I was loaned the Sony PXW-FX9 for about ten days. It only took me one day with the Sony FX9 to realize the camera is a fantastic…

ART OF THE SHOT: Colin Anderson, SOC on his career and shooting Star Wars

ART OF THE SHOT: Colin Anderson, SOC on his career and shooting Star Wars

Editor’s Note: Mr. Anderson just received his Lifetime Achievement Award from the Society of Camera Operators at an awards ceremony in Hollywood on Saturday, January 18th. This is…

What do businesses and creative professionals working in production and post need to know about AB 5?

What do businesses and creative professionals working in production and post need to know about AB 5?

Editor’s Note: ProVideo Coalition connected with a producer from an award-winning independent film company to better assess the landscape and offer an opinion about California Assembly Bill…

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