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Panasonic AJ-PX230 Camera Review

Panasonic AJ-PX230 Camera Review

Panasonic continues to deliver what Broadcasters are looking for with the single-lens AJ-PX230 camera. Simple, easy to use by a layman/laywoman feels like the theme of the…

Blackmagic Micro Cinema Camera Review

Blackmagic Micro Cinema Camera Review

It’s small. It shoots raw. It’s the Blackmagic Micro Cinema. This is definitely one of the smallest cameras I’ve shot on to date except…

Bright Tangerine Matte Boxes – Misfit and Viv

Bright Tangerine Matte Boxes – Misfit and Viv

I have a love/hate relationship with most matte boxes. I love them when I need them. I hate them when they get in the way. How many of you…

Review – The Tangent Ripple affordable color grading control surface

Review – The Tangent Ripple affordable color grading control surface

Many years ago I wrote an article called Poor man’s color control surface. This was a time before Resolve was free, before Premiere had Lumetri, and the Color Board…

P + S Technik’s 1.5x 35-70mm Anamorphic Zoom

P + S Technik’s 1.5x 35-70mm Anamorphic Zoom

There I stood in Wooden Camera’s booth at NAB 2016. The woman in front of me cocked her head to one side and gave me a perplexed look…

Video Wrap-Up of New Products Seen at NAB 2016

Video Wrap-Up of New Products Seen at NAB 2016

Check out our webinar from the Virtual Studio at Videoguys.com powered by the amazing and mighty Newtek TriCaster Mini! It’s a quick overview about what we saw…

Review: the first NANO USM all-terrain lens from Canon

Review: the first NANO USM all-terrain lens from Canon

Available only for APS-C cameras, the EF-S 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM announced on 17 February 2016 is the first of a new generation…

4.6K Blackmagic URSA Mini Review

4.6K Blackmagic URSA Mini Review

We’ve been waiting on this camera, and this sensor, for almost a year. We saw many Beta testers out in the wild. We pined for 4.6K footage…

Panasonic’s 4K DVX-200 Camera Review

Panasonic’s 4K DVX-200 Camera Review

In an age of DSLRs, Mirrorless, and Digital Cinema cameras who the hell would want a single-lens camcorder, right? Well, Panasonic has lifted the single-lens camcorder higher with…

Panasonic Varicam LT – First Look

Panasonic Varicam LT – First Look

In a single candle lit studio I could barely see Panasonic’s New Varicam LT, but what I could see I liked immediately…

Review: Red Giant PluralEyes 4

Review: Red Giant PluralEyes 4

Those of us who have been around the film and video post-production biz for awhile will remember a day before all of the major NLEs had waveform audio syncing…

4K Micro Studio Camera Review

4K Micro Studio Camera Review

Blackmagic’s smallest studio camera proves to pack a big punch with loads of features…

Sony FS5 Camera Review

Sony FS5 Camera Review

I take Sony’s newest camera, the FS5, through the paces to see if it’s the right 4K camera for you. I dive into how well the…

Book Review: Filmmaking in Action

Book Review: Filmmaking in Action

I didn’t go to film school, but in asking around, it seems the majority of schools want their students to learn about film history, both from a technical and…

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…