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Cine Gear 2019: cMotion Cinefade VariND and Depth of Field

Cine Gear 2019: cMotion Cinefade VariND and Depth of Field

Subtle image control when done very well is subtextual to the viewer. To execute the effect smoothly and repeatedly can be a challenge. With the Cmotion lens control system the…

Cine Gear: Cooke Anamorphic/i Full Frame Plus Standard and SF Lenses

Cine Gear: Cooke Anamorphic/i Full Frame Plus Standard and SF Lenses

Large Format. Full Frame. That super shallow depth of field. The evolution of filmmaking has been in a state of constant change which seems to speed up faster and faster…

Cine Gear 2019: Shot On Cooke. “A Motion Gallery”

Cine Gear 2019: Shot On Cooke. “A Motion Gallery”

If you are a painter and you want to learn from the Masters you have to study those who came before you. Cinema is no different. It is an art…

Cine Gear: Panasonic Leica DG Vario-Summilux 10-25mm f/1.7 MFT Lens

Cine Gear: Panasonic Leica DG Vario-Summilux 10-25mm f/1.7 MFT Lens

At Cine Gear 2019 we got to opportunity to check out the Panasonic Leica DG Vario-Summilux 10-25mm f/1.7 ASPH Micro Four Thirds lens. With a f1…

Cine Gear 2019: Sony Xperia1, a wireless VENICE monitor?

Cine Gear 2019: Sony Xperia1, a wireless VENICE monitor?

The world’s first 4K OLED Phone… which can wirelessly monitor your Sony VENICE? The Xperia1 is more than a smartphone. This is a 21:9 CinemaWide display with…

Cine Gear 2019: Panavision Shows Off Entire Lens Line Up

Cine Gear 2019: Panavision Shows Off Entire Lens Line Up

According to Panavision, the PanaSpeed lens line-up is a large-format update of the classic Primo look. At T1.4, the PanaSpeed lenses will be the fastest large-format…

Cine Gear: Canon Shows Off Sumire Prime Lenses

Cine Gear: Canon Shows Off Sumire Prime Lenses

Sporting t-shirts showing the Cine Gear 2019 attendees how exactly to pronounce Sumire, Canon’s new PL Prime Lens line up, Canon also set up an example shoot…

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…

Cine Gear: Lumix S1H Full-Frame DSLM

Cine Gear: Lumix S1H Full-Frame DSLM

Panasonic rolled out the full-frame Lumix S1H at Cine Gear Expo with a presentation, a demo film, and a pre-production prototype under glass. Jose Antunes has already written…

Cine Gear: Panavision DXL-M. Smaller and Lighter 8K Camera

Cine Gear: Panavision DXL-M. Smaller and Lighter 8K Camera

Smaller. Lighter. The Panavision DXL-M is designed to work with RED DSMC2 cameras. The DXL-M combines the quality and performance of the 8K DXL into a smaller size…

Cine Gear: Panavision X Series Lenses. Made To Fly

Cine Gear: Panavision X Series Lenses. Made To Fly

Gearless? Smooth housing? LCD screen? You’d think these lenses were meant for flight. At Cine Gear 2019, we learned this is exactly how and why Panavision designed their…

Cine Gear: The Arri Alexa Mini LF and the Arri “Look”

Cine Gear: The Arri Alexa Mini LF and the Arri “Look”

The Arri booth seemed to always be full during Cine Gear 2019. Could it have been because many wanted to look through  ARRI’S ALEXA Mini LF viewfinder to see…

Cine Gear: Fujinon Premista 28-100mm and 80-250mm Zoom Lenses

Cine Gear: Fujinon Premista 28-100mm and 80-250mm Zoom Lenses

At Cine Gear 2019 PVC not only got to see the Fujinon Premista 28-100mm Large Format Cinema Zoom in action but we also got to watch the first every…

Cine Gear: Panavision’s LCND. 1 Filter. 6 Stops of ND

Cine Gear: Panavision’s LCND. 1 Filter. 6 Stops of ND

During Cine Gear 2019 PVC took the time to visit with Panavision to learn more about their new LCND (Liquid Crystal ND). We wanted to know how Panavision was able…

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…