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Magic ViewFinder: a free director’s viewfinder app for Android and iOS

Magic ViewFinder: a free director’s viewfinder app for Android and iOS

Cinematographers, directors or photographers who use a camera and want to check and or simulate framing without holding the camera, should check the FREE collection of Magic ViewFinder apps. Whether…

LEE Stopper and ProGlass IRND filters: free exposure calculators

LEE Stopper and ProGlass IRND filters: free exposure calculators

The LEE Stopper Exposure Guide and the ProGlass IRND Exposure Guide are the official exposure guides for photographers using LEE Filters long exposure camera filters. Both apps are completely free…

Shot Designer, the scene planning tool for iOS, Android, Mac and Windows

Shot Designer, the scene planning tool for iOS, Android, Mac and Windows

Considered an excellent tool for planning scenes fast, Shot Designer creates full-blown diagrams in seconds, animates characters and cameras, and comes with pre-made camera setups for any situation…

A retro light meter for Android and iOS smartphones

A retro light meter for Android and iOS smartphones

LightMeter for Android or myLightMeter for iOS are different names for an app that will transform your smartphone in a reliable light meter. There is a free version, but the…

Google’s Project Fi mobile service is now better than ever

Google’s Project Fi mobile service is now better than ever

First, I reviewed Google’s marvelous Project Fi mobile telephone & data service. Later, I published two different methods to make Project Fi work unofficially with an iPhone, even though…

How to pick a handheld digital mic for a smartphone/tablet

How to pick a handheld digital mic for a smartphone/tablet

Frequent readers know I review lots of microphones and audio interfaces, among many other things. One of the fastest-growing segment is audio/video production with a smartphone or tablet…

Review + comparison: iRig Pre HD cross platform audio interface

Review + comparison: iRig Pre HD cross platform audio interface

In this article, I’ll review the new <US$100 iRig Pre HD cross platform audio interface, with preamp and A-to-D converter. If this sounds familiar, it…

RED Tools app now available for Android

RED Tools app now available for Android

Using the RED Tools app even if you don’t use Apple products is now a reality. The recent update to the RED Tools app includes a version for Android…

ROV: a motorized slider for your iPhone

ROV: a motorized slider for your iPhone

ROV is a motorized iPhone slider that creates moving, professional video with the clap of the hands. The Kickstarter campaign was funded immediately after launch. Rhino Camera Gear had a…

Hydrogen ONE: RED and Leia confirm partnership

Hydrogen ONE: RED and Leia confirm partnership

The official announcement of the partnership formed by RED and Leia confirms what ProVideo Coalition wrote about the Hydrogen ONE last July. The smartphone that is more than a smartphone…