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VariCam LT 4K Captures Animal Planet’s “Into Alaska”

VariCam LT 4K Captures Animal Planet’s “Into Alaska”

Braving the challenging weather and Kodiak brown bears of Alaska, Director of Photography Tom Trainor served as Director of Photography/Kodiak on the new Animal Planet documentary series, Into Alaska…

Digital Sputnik Voyager LED Lights: First Look Review

Digital Sputnik Voyager LED Lights: First Look Review

I was an early adopter and Kickstarter backer of the Digital Sputnik Voyager LED lights. I loved their price and I knew I could use them on my everyday shoots…

Sony ATOM X SSDminis Made For Atomos Recorders

Sony ATOM X SSDminis Made For Atomos Recorders

Sony has introduced three new professional Atom X SSDmini products designed for use in ATOMOS recorders like the Sumo 19 inch monitor/recorder and Ninja V 5″ 4K HDR…

Panasonic EVA1 Tasked To Lens Nature Documentary

Panasonic EVA1 Tasked To Lens Nature Documentary

Shooting with Panasonic AU-EVA1 5.7K cinema cameras, Director of Photography Joe Callahan has completed principal photography on a feature-length documentary about wildlife rescue and rehabilitation in India…

RED Announced Dragon-X Sensor to DSMC2 Line

RED Announced Dragon-X Sensor to DSMC2 Line

RED announced the legacy of the Dragon sensor is now available in it’s DSMC2 line up. Placing the Dragon-X just below the Gemini 5K camera in the…

Shooting @3200 ISO On The URSA Mini Pro

Shooting @3200 ISO On The URSA Mini Pro

Before camera firmware 6.0, and the ISO cap on the URSA Mini Pro, I  might have veered away from shooting some news or documentary work on the flagship Blackmagic…

Blackmagic Design URSA Mini Pro Gets 3200 ISO With Firmware 6.0 Update

Blackmagic Design URSA Mini Pro Gets 3200 ISO With Firmware 6.0 Update

After a little time in Beta with Blackmagic RAW, Blackmagic Design surprised URSA Mini Pro shooters. Today Blackmagic Design released Camera 6.0 update which improves the ISO range of…

Blackmagic Design eGPU Shooter’s Review

Blackmagic Design eGPU Shooter’s Review

I do not care how the Blackmagic Design eGPU looks. I do not care how it works. I only care if it speeds up my exports. As a shooter I…

Blackmagic Design Joined The New Netflix Post Technology Alliance

Blackmagic Design Joined The New Netflix Post Technology Alliance

Blackmagic Design has joined the new Netflix Post Technology Alliance and that DaVinci Resolve, its professional editing, visual effects, motion graphics, color correction and audio post production software, was chosen…

THE ARRI ALEXA LF and Leica M0.8 Prime lenses In Nashville

THE ARRI ALEXA LF and Leica M0.8 Prime lenses In Nashville

I like to see new cameras, but more importantly, I like getting my grubby hands on them to see if I like them or not. Thanks to Nashville-based Contrast…