Production

Blackmagic Wants Your Next Live Broadcast To Be In 4K

Blackmagic Wants Your Next Live Broadcast To Be In 4K

4K live production for less than $3,000. For a limited time, Blackmagic has a pretty amazing deal on their ATEM Production Studio switcher and their HyperDeck Studio 12G. Is…

Cinematography Tips and Tricks: Cheap Zooms, Monitor Gamma, and Flicker

Cinematography Tips and Tricks: Cheap Zooms, Monitor Gamma, and Flicker

When I don’t have time to write a dedicated article I’m going to write one of these mini articles, where I wax eloquent about whatever happens…

Blackmagic’s Teranex Mini Converters

Blackmagic’s Teranex Mini Converters

Getting our grummy hands on Blackmagic’s new Teranex Mini Converter.&nbsp…

Learning to listen

Learning to listen

Whether it’s produced by nature or created by man, our lives are cluttered with sound. We are so constantly bombarded with sound that we no longer hear it…

Blackmagic Design’s DaVinci Resolve 12.1 Update Available Now

Blackmagic Design’s DaVinci Resolve 12.1 Update Available Now

Blackmagic Design announces DaVinci Resolve 12.1 update immediately available. I’ll detail the avalanche of new features and updates here…

Blackmagic Video Assist Review

Blackmagic Video Assist Review

With the $459.00 SDI/HDMI Monitor/Recorder does Blackmagic have a hit of a product with the Video Assist on their hands…

Hands-on interaction with Teradek, Paralinx, and SmallHD wireless monitoring products

Hands-on interaction with Teradek, Paralinx, and SmallHD wireless monitoring products

Production professionals in and around the Los Angeles area are going to have a much easier time figuring out how to handle the specifics of their wireless monitoring technology workflow…

Aeon – The Newest GoPro Gimbal Just Announced

Aeon – The Newest GoPro Gimbal Just Announced

Aetho announces their new feature rich GoPro gimbal: Aeon…

REVIEW: Broadcast Camera Batteries in Gold and V-Mounts

REVIEW: Broadcast Camera Batteries in Gold and V-Mounts

Big brick batteries with the typical Gold-mount or V-mount connectors are very versatile in that you can use them to power cameras and their accessories, field monitors, mobile…

Zacuto’s Gratical HD vs Alphatron’s EVF-035W-3G

Zacuto’s Gratical HD vs Alphatron’s EVF-035W-3G

For the last few years, if you wanted a solid electronic viewfinder (EVF) for your DSLR or video camera, there was largely one choice that offered solid quality and a…

Under the Radar at Cine Gear Expo 2015

Under the Radar at Cine Gear Expo 2015

This year’s Cine Gear Expo seemed bigger than ever, and while the show attracts many big-name vendors and their latest releases (Arri’s Alexa Mini, the…

The Sensation of White: Why I Set Zebras for 90% White Instead of White Clip

The Sensation of White: Why I Set Zebras for 90% White Instead of White Clip

The days of setting exposure with zebras set at white clip are most likely over. Here’s a new technique I’m trying out that works very well…

Ready Rig: A Hands-On Demo at NAB 2015

Ready Rig: A Hands-On Demo at NAB 2015

Do your arms become worn out from shooting with the DJI Ronin too long? Do you want the ability to shoot on a Movi or Ronin all day without wreaking…

C300 Mark II: PVC Gets A Closer Look At NAB 2015

C300 Mark II: PVC Gets A Closer Look At NAB 2015

The C300 Mark II, we talk to Canon to find all the details on their new flagship camera…

NAB 2015: Ikan Shows Off GoPro Gimbal

NAB 2015: Ikan Shows Off GoPro Gimbal

At NAB 2015 Ikan shows off their small gimbal for GoPro and Smart phones…