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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…

Long Term Test continues: Dell Precision M3800 – software, OS (and Thunderbolt)

Long Term Test continues: Dell Precision M3800 – software, OS (and Thunderbolt)

On the last installment of this Long Term Test of the Dell Precision M3800 we looked mainly at the hardware that makes up the machine. This installment will look at…

Long Term Test: Dell Precision M3800 laptop

Long Term Test: Dell Precision M3800 laptop

If you maintain a well trafficked blog for any period of time (it’s hard to believe The Editblog will be 10 years old in October) you’ll…

Review: A First Look at SmallHD’s New 702 7-Inch 1920×1080 Monitor

Review: A First Look at SmallHD’s New 702 7-Inch 1920×1080 Monitor

If you were like me and the thousands of other attendees at this past year’s NAB conference when SmallHD announced their smartphone sized 502 monitor, you knew SmallHD was…

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…

AJA Cion Camera Review

AJA Cion Camera Review

Seven days was all the time I had with AJA’s Cion, and the results shuffled all my preconceived notions of the camera.&nbsp…

Aerial Videography with the DJI Inspire 1: Part 1

Aerial Videography with the DJI Inspire 1: Part 1

Since the DJI Inspire 1 was announced back in November of 2014, it took a long time to finally get my hands on one to test for any length of…

Amkov AMK 5000 Action Cam vs Entry Level GoPro HERO

Amkov AMK 5000 Action Cam vs Entry Level GoPro HERO

When I was first asked to take a look at the Amkov AMK5000 WiFi 1080P/14MP action camera that is obviously a clone of the popular GoPro, I was not…

Blackmagic URSA PL Review

Blackmagic URSA PL Review

The Blackmagic URSA should be a great camera. It boasts a 10 inch built-in monitor, 80FPS in 3:1 4K, and an ease of use usually reserved for more…

Gratical HD EVF Review

Gratical HD EVF Review

The following is my detailed review of a pre-production Zacuto Gratical HD EVF unit. The production version of Gratical HD began shipping this month to pre-order customers. TL…

Blackmagic Studio Camera Review

Without a doubt, the Blackmagic Studio Camera is a niche camera with a dominating monitor and Super 16mm sized sensor. This camera is designed for the world of multicam operations…