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PNW Lens Summit, May 5th, Portland OR USA

PNW Lens Summit, May 5th, Portland OR USA

Quick note: if you’re coming to Portland OR for the PNW Lens Summit, you can get 20% off lodging at The Mark Spencer Hotel (no, not that Mark…

Pix: Venice in Portland

Pix: Venice in Portland

Sony’s Venice full-frame CineAlta camera had its Portland debut at Koerner Camera today, courtesy of BandPro‘s Jeff Cree. At first glance, it’s a…

Quick Look: Metabones CINE mount adapters

Quick Look: Metabones CINE mount adapters

One of the pleasures of mirrorless, short-flange-depth cameras is the freedom to use a wide variety of lenses via adapters. Metabones is the granddaddy of adapter companies, renowned…

Review: Panasonic AU-EVA1 4K Cine Camera, part 3

Review: Panasonic AU-EVA1 4K Cine Camera, part 3

This is part 3 of a three-part review; there’s more in part 1 and part  2 [Updated 8 Jan 2018 with image of Xyla at ISO 2500…

Review: Panasonic AU-EVA1 4K Cine Camera, part 2

Review: Panasonic AU-EVA1 4K Cine Camera, part 2

This is part 2 of a three-part review; there’s more in part 1 and part 3 Display The LCD monitor is a 16×9 panel in…

Review: Panasonic AU-EVA1 4K Cine Camera

Review: Panasonic AU-EVA1 4K Cine Camera

Panasonic’s $7,345 AU-EVA1 is a Super35mm single-sensor camcorder with a 5.7K Bayer-mask sensor, an EF lens mount, variable frame rates, and 14+ stops of…

Sigma’s 14 and 135mm CINE lenses now available

Sigma’s 14 and 135mm CINE lenses now available

The newest stars from Sigma in terms of prime lenses, the 14 and 135mm are available for individual purchase or as part of lens sets created with cinematographers in mind…

DJI introduces new high-end cine gear at NAB 2017

DJI introduces new high-end cine gear at NAB 2017

DJI made some important announcements today for professional cinematographers at NAB 2017. I was supposed to be at the introduction event but due to plane delays, I had to get…

Review: Fujinon MK18-55mm T2.9 E-mount cine zoom

Review: Fujinon MK18-55mm T2.9 E-mount cine zoom

Fujinon has just announced two new lightweight cine zooms for E-mount cameras, the MK18-55mm T2.9 and the MK50-135mm T2.9. The 18-55mm will cost US…

16 pix of a Canon C700 (plus 1 of 2 Panasonics)

16 pix of a Canon C700 (plus 1 of 2 Panasonics)

The new, not-yet-shipping Canon C700 made an appearance at the Northwest Filmmaker’s Festival Summit in Portland, Oregon today. There are only three prototypes in the USA…