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Honoring Ed Phillips – video interview

Honoring Ed Phillips – video interview

Like the movies it makes, the Hollywood film industry is home to both heroes and villains. Do business in Hollywood and you’ll quickly meet some villains,  but hopefully…

Going Mobile with Your Grip Package

Going Mobile with Your Grip Package

Perhaps when you hear “mobile” and “grip” together, you tend to think of a one, three or five-ton grip truck. That is usually how grip arrives, right?  Well, what…

Gripology 101: The beautiful ugly of grip production work

Gripology 101: The beautiful ugly of grip production work

Ever been confused by the mysterious names and ways of grip hardware (like turning a “pancake” into a “pigeon plate”)? More than any other part of…

Term of the week: Hi Boys

Term of the week: Hi Boys

No, not the flirtatious greeting of a fifties starlet. Instead, the Hi boy is a staple of production lighting. Click here to watch this week’s visual glossary term from…

GoPro Karma Drone & Grip Hands-On Review

GoPro Karma Drone & Grip Hands-On Review

After the false-start on product launch last year which ended abruptly with a product recall, GoPro recently relaunched the Karma Drone with an improved battery locking design, so we…

BULLETX – The C-47 Gets Upgraded

BULLETX – The C-47 Gets Upgraded

The C-47 clothespin is vital to filmmakers and creative professionals all across the world. Just like the airplane, their simple design makes them efficient and reliable. While C-47…

Sony FS5: 4K Hands on Video

Sony FS5: 4K Hands on Video

The production team at Adorama try out the new Sony FS5 professional camcorder…